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.
OUR NEXT PRESENTATION
THINGS TO COME
MSV November 5 at 4:30 p.m.
Barns of Rose Hill November 19 at 4 p.m.
The renowned French actor, Isabelle Huppert, stars as a middle-aged academic, immersed in a rich life of the mind, who suddenly finds her personal life coming apart. In French w/English s/t. Rated PG-13; 100 minutes.
“Suffused with wry humor, vulnerability and radiant warmth, Huppert’s performance captures that delicate period in life when resignation morphs into graceful, even grateful, acceptance” (Washington Post)
OUR FUTURE PRESENTATION
BEATRIZ AT DINNER
MSV December 3 at 4:30 p.m.
Barns of Rose Hill December 17 at 4 p.m.
Beatriz (Selma Hayek), a Mexican immigrant living in LA, inadvertently joins a dinner party during which she tangles with Doug Strutt, a cutthroat, self-satisfied “Anglo” billionaire (John Lithgow), a man from another world. Rated R; 83 minutes
.“Beatriz and Strutt are arguing two visions of the American dream, two visions of the human soul” (Arizona Republic)
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