The Best Local Favorite Cinemas in Madrid

Movie-going away from home is always much more memorable; even a casual evening out to watch a film can be a novel experience because of the subtle differences in cinema culture. Follow Madrid cinephiles and discover festivals, art house and cult theaters where locals go to enjoy old and new movies in their original language. Shh, the lights are going out!

Artistic Metropol – A cinema for movie lovers

Artistic Metropol – A cinema for movie lovers

Image by Lucio Lenzi

“Artistic Metropol” between Madrid’s Puerta de Toledo and Embajadores, is a small, hidden cinema where I like to go for the variety of special screenings.

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Cine Doré – Filmoteca – Cult films – vintage screen

Cine Doré – Filmoteca – Cult films – vintage screen

Image by Andrea Roberts

“Cine Doré – Filmoteca” in Madrid is run by the Spanish Ministry of Culture. It’s very cheap and everything about it feels ’20s & old world. I love it…

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Cineteca de Madrid – A different kind of cinema

Cineteca de Madrid – A different kind of cinema

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“Cineteca de Madrid” is an incredible movie theater inside the contemporary art center ‘Matadero de Madrid’. Indie film and documentaries for 4€…

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El Paracaidista – Concept store

El Paracaidista – Concept store

Image by Elena Quintero

“El Paracaidista” is something I’d never seen before in Madrid: a movie & cocktail bar, a gallery, a terrace restaurant, all in the old Royal Wax Factory.

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Sala Equis – A former XXX movie theater

Sala Equis – A former XXX movie theater

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“Sala Equis” used to be the oldest XXX cinema in Madrid. Now it’s a multifunctional cultural space, a completely new concept of cinema…

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