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Terrific art cinema in heart of SoBe

Around 11th, half a dozen blocks south of the heart of the tourist activities is a wonderful art... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2014
Miami Beach, Florida
Tucked away treat

Foreign award winning movies tucked behind red velvet curtains & covered benches with sick throw... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2014
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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1130 Washington Ave, Historic City Hall, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4600
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

Around 11th, half a dozen blocks south of the heart of the tourist activities is a wonderful art cinema that shows a full, heavy rotation of art, foreign and festival films. It's located in the historic city hall building with a screening room, small gallery,...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

Foreign award winning movies tucked behind red velvet curtains & covered benches with sick throw pillows...enjoy an espresso or gourmet dark chocolate while watching a film you won't see anywhere else! A real treat.

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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Intimate, 75 seat theater that shows films you will not see at average multi plex cinemas. Has Nespresso coffee and gourmet snacks. Plus a small gallery whose exhibits change monthly. In the lovely old city hall building, right next to the police station on Washington...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

I think one of the most beautiful beaches in the world Satisfactory facilities for the family and the family of swimmers Excellent facilities for transport in the evening and night for guests Perfect vehicle for commuting guests Easy access to groceries and food The beach...More

Date of experience: January 2014
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Reviewed 7 June 2014

We booked on the internet to see a movie here, not knowing quite what it would be like. Inside an old building it fills one side off the entrance atrium. Beautifully set-up like a mix between a personal/club space (eg. books on shelves, posters on...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed 15 August 2013

Miami Beach Cinematheque is a small indie movie theater located off the first floor lobby of the historic old Miami Beach City Hall at 1100 Washington Ave in South Beach. As a bonafide artsy-fartsy film-geek, I've attended this theater ever since it was at its...More

Date of experience: August 2013
4  Thank rag1223
Reviewed 13 August 2013

My wife and I were in Miami Beach for a conference and noticed that the romantic film "Before Midnight" was playing at the Cinemateque, which we had not heard about previously. The film is part of a trilogy (so far) following the romance of a...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank jlukesky
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Art movie houses used to be old theaters with seats and fixtures well beyond their useful lives. The Miami Beach Cinemateque is an intimate first class theater with the latest in sound, screen and projection systems for a theater its size. Check out the varied...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank SoBeSparky
Reviewed 30 March 2013

Whats not to like? You get foreign films or documentaries in a small but true theater setting, and espresso, snacks, I believe wine too. If you're local or partially local, become a member. This is the kind of place Miami needs more of! I love...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank rersey
Reviewed 11 February 2013

If you want to see a great documentary, think about an important issue of modern day, learn about something you would not see anywhere in a large theatre, award winning documentary and the best part to compliment would be the actual address of a relevant...More

Date of experience: February 2013
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