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Address: 1600 Saint Michaels Dr, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7615
Phone Number: +1 505-473-6494
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The Screen, at Santa Fe University of Art and Design, is New Mexico's...

The Screen, at Santa Fe University of Art and Design, is New Mexico's premier cinematheque. Curated by Brent Kliewer, The Screen showcases the finest in world, art, and independent cinema. It features a 16-speaker Dolby Digital 6.1 Surround Sound system, a high-definition curved screen, and luxurious stadium seating.

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Great theater with old-time feel

Sometimes it's hard to find theaters that will play the non-blockbuster films. The Screen specializes in this and it's a relief to be able to try something different. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 16, 2016
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Boulder City, Nevada
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Boulder City, Nevada
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74 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Sometimes it's hard to find theaters that will play the non-blockbuster films. The Screen specializes in this and it's a relief to be able to try something different. The theater is quite large and when I went, there were few people so it felt like I had the theater all to myself. Unfortunately a group of older ladies sat behind... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

If you are looking for a smaller more intimate indie theater and aren't into the huge sound systems that will make your seat vibrate, this place is for you. Seating is good and staff is friendly. It's on campus but the way is clearly marked with signs. Plenty of parking. And with dinner in Santa Fe, a great way to... More 

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

We go to indie cinemas everywhere we travel. We find The Screen compares well to others in similar sized US cities. There is always something to see that is entertaining or thought provoking. Light refreshments. Go early for a good seat.

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Santa Fe, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2016

Lovely big screen and stadium seating as well as art, alternative and documentary films. Saw a documentary about Janice Joplin last week and it was marvelous. The theatre is housed at the College of Art and Design.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

We have always seen very interesting and different indie films here. I'm always surprised there are not many people given that it is a great theatre. Where else can you get a Mexican coke to take into the movie? You definitely should check it out, whether you are a local, a visitor, or a semi-local like me.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2015

This little theater on the campus of the College of Art and Design shows interesting films you probably won't see elsewhere in the city. Plenty of parking, easy access, friendly staff. Not a huge selection, but mostly very thought provoking films.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2015

Movies, Music, Special, and Other Events happen at the Screen, located at the Campus of The College of Santa Fe where you also will find the fabulous Greer Garson Theatre, 1601 St. Michael's Drive.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

Great screen, great sound and always a great selection of foreign / independent films! By far the best cinema in Santa Fe and perhaps anywhere!

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2014

Shows special screenings of various film festivals, documentaries, great films about current concerns and universal artistic choices as well as the top current topic films. A sophisticated and intelligent audience with great appreciation for it's existence!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2014

We went two times to see arty movies that are shown at special theaters where we live. It was close to Days Inn where we stayed.

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