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Vancity Theatre

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Independent movie theater

Nice little find near Yaletown. Very comfortable seats, good independent movies. Figure $15 with... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
michaelbkolsky
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Surprise, Arizona
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Comfortable & fun theatre!

They always have a great selection of movies. I also love their special events when they bring live... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Parisa P
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Vancouver, Canada
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2 Jul 2018
“Independent movie theater ”
5 Apr 2017
“Comfortable & fun theatre!”
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1181 Seymour St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3M7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Nice little find near Yaletown. Very comfortable seats, good independent movies. Figure $15 with required membership.

Thank michaelbkolsky
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

They always have a great selection of movies. I also love their special events when they bring live music. Grab your popcorn and a glass of wine while listening to live music before or after the movie.

Thank Parisa P
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I've gone to this theatre a number of times for some of their independent film viewings as well as for a couple of their director talks. All of which have been great. The theatre has comfy plush seating and the concession, while not stocking the...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

This is a super comfy theater. The snacks are mostly adult oriented and the movies are most likely an art or international or documentary film. The seats are high backed and comfortable.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Courtesy of my Vancouver friend (I live in Toronto), I viewed two wonderful non-mainstream films at Vancity -- Erbarme Dich (Passion stories), a 2015 documentary featuring the divine music of Bach, and The Wave, a 2015 Norwegian tsunami catastrophe drama. The Erbarme Dich film was...More

Thank nerlovestravel
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The movies I've seen there a very much a hit and miss- three very good and another I walked out on. The concession stand is a huge misnomer- the popcorn has NO BUTTER or topping, made in some factory far away. and served luke warm....More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Vancity Theatre shows the best movies in town, from French film noir to American documentaries and British romances to Chinese thrillers. International in scope, diverse in genre, the films are usually good. You watch this fine fare on a big screen with big sound in...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

We love this movie experience. Seats are so comfy. Movies are so awesome most of the time. We love going to movies at Vancity. The only thing is you have to have a "membership" for every festival or the theater. It is some strange rule...More

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Favourite place to see non mainstream films and sometimes guest speakers or film makers commenting on the film being shown. The programming is excellent. The venue is super comfortable with comfy seating. The small nature of the facility is really cozy. Able to buy beer...More

Thank Syowoe
Reviewed 20 February 2015

I love the comfy seats, the smallish clean and modern theatre, the wide selection of out of ordinary films to choose from on an ever changing showcase. Short runs so check out the website often.

Thank YoungCatherine
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