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.
January 6 at 4:30 p.m./January 20 at 4 p.m.
RBritish actor Leon Vitali gave up a promising career to be assistant to the late, legendary director, Stanley Kubrick.—becoming integral to classic Kubrick films such as “The Shining” and “Full Metal Jacket.”
“A tribute to [those] whose indelible contributions make movies not just possible, but magical” (Washington Post)
NR; 93 minutes.
Friday evening, March 15 at 7 p.m., at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Shenandoah Valley, 6380 Valley Pike, Stephens City, VA.
Based on the best-selling book by Jonathan Safran Foer and narrated and produced by Oscar winner Natalie Portman, Eating Animals explores the history of the factory farming system and its impact on our economy, health, and environment.
“The message is clear…Care about where your meat comes from, because then you might eat less of it, feel better when you do eat it, and cause a little less suffering in the world” (Los Angeles Times)
With the year 2018 coming to a close, we've been focused on programing for early 2019! Briefly, we'll be showing three excellent, new documentaries at the MSV/Barns, another musical from Hollywood's Golden Age at Handley Library, and a provocative feature on...read more
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