Indie Cinema - Best of 2011

Published Mar 28, 2011

Foreign films, indie movies, or maybe its just the popcorn. What's your favorite cinema?

Winner
2011 Winner

1. Castro Theatre

Voters Love

"I moved to S.F. in January 1980 and already knew about the Castro from friends. Fell in love with the theatre decor..." via walchild

Find It
429 Castro Street San Francisco CA 94114
  • Castro Theatre, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Theater, Indie Cinema, Theatre Group, Museum, 429 Castro Street Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    429 Castro Street, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Grand Lake Theater, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Theater, Indie Cinema, 3200 Grand Ave Lower Hills Oakland CA 94610
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    3200 Grand Ave, Grand Lake/Lakeshore Oakland, CA
  • Balboa Theater, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Cinema, 3630 Balboa St (at 37th Avenue) Outer Richmond San Francisco CA 94121
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    3630 Balboa St (at 37th Avenue), Outer Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Sundance Kabuki Cinemas, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Cinema, Museum, 1881 Post Street Pacific Heights San Francisco CA 94115
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1881 Post Street, Japantown San Francisco, CA
  • Red Vic Movie House, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Theater, Indie Cinema, 1727 Haight St Haight-Ashbury San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1727 Haight St, Haight-Ashbury San Francisco, CA
  • Cerrito Speakeasy, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 10070 San Pablo Ave El Cerrito CA 94530
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    10070 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito, CA
  • Embarcadero Center Cinema, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Theater, Indie Cinema, 1 Embarcadero Ctr Financial District San Francisco CA 94111
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1 Embarcadero Ctr, Financial District San Francisco, CA
  • Roxie Theater, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 3117 16th St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    3117 16th St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Alameda Theatre, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Theater, Indie Cinema, Theatre Group, 2317 Central Avenue Alameda CA 94501
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    2317 Central Avenue, Alameda, CA
  • 4 Star Theatre, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 2200 Clement St San Francisco CA 94121
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    2200 Clement St, Outer Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 1118 4th St San Rafael CA 94901
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1118 4th St, San Rafael, CA
  • Foreign Cinema, Arts and Entertainment, Food, Great Meals, Indie Theater, Indie Cinema, French, Brunch, Place to Impress a Date, 2534 Mission Street Mission San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Brunch, Indie Cinema
    2534 Mission Street, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Cameo Cinema, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 1340 Main St St Helena CA 94574
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1340 Main St, St Helena, CA
  • Clay Theatre, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 2261 Fillmore St San Francisco CA 94115
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    2261 Fillmore St, Pacific Heights San Francisco, CA
  • Lumiere Theatre, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 1572 California St San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1572 California St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Landmark Piedmont Theater, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Cinema, 4186 Piedmont Ave  Oakland, CA 94611
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    4186 Piedmont Ave, Piedmont Ave Oakland, CA
  • Bridge Theatre, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 3010 Geary Blvd San Francisco CA 94118
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    3010 Geary Blvd, Laurel Heights San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    2314 Monument Blvd, Pleasant Hill, CA
  • Sebastiani Theatre, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 476 1st St E Sonoma CA 95476
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    476 1st St E, Sonoma, CA
  • Vine Cinema, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 1722 1st St Livermore CA 94550
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1722 1st St, Livermore, CA
  • Stanford Theater, Arts and Entertainment, Indie Cinema, Palo Alto, California, 221 University Ave  Palo Alto, CA 94301
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    221 University Ave, Santa Clara County Palo Alto, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    1115 Solano Avenue, Albany, CA
  • Opera Plaza Cinema, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 601 Van Ness Ave San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    601 Van Ness Ave, Civic Center San Francisco, CA
  • CineArts at the Empire, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Cinema Indie Theater, 85 W Portal Ave San Francisco CA 94127
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    85 W Portal Ave, West Portal San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Indie Cinema
    2230 Shattuck Ave, Downtown Berkeley Berkeley, CA
Contest Overview
  • 89,975
    Total Votes
  • 41,330
    Voters
  • 179
    Winners

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