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The Screen

1600 Saint Michaels Dr, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7615
+1 505-473-6494
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Fantastic place to watch movies

This movie theatre, located on the grounds of Santa Fe University of Art and Design, is great. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Way to Pass an Evening

We were looking for something to do in the evening in Santa Fe and found this little place. It was... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
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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.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“indie films” (8 reviews)
“cinema” (8 reviews)
“documentaries” (6 reviews)
1600 Saint Michaels Dr, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7615
+1 505-473-6494
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This movie theatre, located on the grounds of Santa Fe University of Art and Design, is great. It has an great screen and an awesome sound system. The concession stand the night we were there was staffed by students and was very nice. We hope...More

Thank SrgnFsh
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We were looking for something to do in the evening in Santa Fe and found this little place. It was great--we watched an indie film we wouldn't have seen otherwise, and the theater was comfortable and clean.

Thank WorldTravels90
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The Screen is the movie theatre on the campus of the Santa Fe University of Art and Design. It is a very comfortable, almost retro, space. The screen is classically wide, not the little screen that is in some of the multiplexes, and the seats...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 16 August 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...More

Thank xeriman
Reviewed 23 May 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...More

Thank vickyzzzz
Reviewed 5 May 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.

Thank shartzerj
Reviewed 28 February 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.

Thank Karol R
Reviewed 15 December 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,...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 19 October 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.

Thank Marlene F
Reviewed 3 January 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.

Thank C0C0san
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