In 1999, a handful of local movie-lovers had a challenging idea: to bring quality film to Old Town Winchester. We established ourselves as a non-profit group – Springboard Cultural Arts – and the Magic Lantern Theater project was born.
SPECIAL EVENT CELTIC FEST
March 10 at 2 p.m.
Handley Regional Library Auditorium
Free & Open to the Public
“Once” is a modern-day musical set on the streets of Dublin. It features Glen Hansard and is written and directed by John Carney. It earned an Oscar in 2008 for “Best Song.”
Rated R (language).
March 18 at 4 p.m. at Barns of Rose Hill
March 25 at 4:30 p.m. at MSV
Set just after WWI, this French-German production vividly depicts the aftermath of war, its effects on the families and loved ones who survive, and the strains between nationalism and human emotions. The fiancé of a lost German soldier discovers that a young Frenchman is leaving flowers on the grave of her betrothed. Surprises follow as do the challenges of loss and reconciliation.
German w/English s/t. Rated PG-13; 113 minutes.
The MLT has shifted its support model from memberships to a simpler, donation-based system. This gives all our supporters the opportunity to renew their commitments to the MLT at the same time. We think you’ll find it more convenient…and it saves us the labor and...read more
MLT’s mission is to provide a variety of film experiences to the community of the Winchester area while enhancing the life of the city’s historic downtown. This can mean bringing neighbors together for both indoor and outdoor showings of independent, foreign,...read more
The year 2017 will be one of transition between the MLT and you, our members and supporters. By the end of 2017, we plan to have phased out MLT memberships and to introduce a once-a-year support drive. We believe that the new system will be simpler to administer...read more