Broadway Centre Cinemas
Located at 111 E Broadway in downtown Salt Lake City, Broadway Centre Cinemas serves as Salt Lake Film Society’s primary venue for first-run film exhibition. The theater plays host to more than 100 independent narrative, documentary and international films annually. Each of the theater’s six screens feature 35mm projectors, each hand-operated by a highly-trained projectionist. Broadway Centre Cinemas also features a full concession counter, offering treats ranging from Ritter Chocolate and edamame, to locally-made Pie pizza and handcrafted coffee drinks, and, of course, popcorn.
The Broadway Centre Cinemas’ box office opens 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the first film each day. Parking for Broadway Centre Cinemas is available in the garage directly east of the theater, with validation available at the concession counter.
The historic Tower Theatre has been in operation at 876 East 900 South in Salt Lake City’s 9th & 9th neighborhood since 1928. The historic theater features both a 35mm projector, and a digital projector for films no longer available in 35mm format. The Tower Theatre serves as Salt Lake Film Society’s secondary venue for screening first-run films, and is the primary location for the majority of Salt Lake Film Society’s various film-fostering programs.
The Tower Theatre hosts Summer of 35mm, Salt Lake Film Society’s late night series of cult-classic and pop culture favorites held throughout the summer. The Tower Theatre also plays home to such programs as Salt Lake Film Society’s new Sing With musical sing-along series and the quarterly Local Open Screen Nights, a night dedicated to exhibiting local filmmakers’ short films .
In addition to various film-fostering programs, the Tower Theatre also hosts the Tower Video, a library of several thousand hand-picked DVD and VHS videos available for rental.
- $3.20 per video for three days (Rent on a Monday, count Tues-Wed-Thurs, rental is due Thursday by 8 p.m.)
- 2-for-1 rentals every Monday (Rent 1 video at the regular $3.20 and receive an additional film rental for free. Excludes other offers and discounts.)
- A Tower 10-Video pass for $20.00, just $2.00 per rental.
- A late fee of $1.00 per day per video is assessed after the due date.
Also, enjoy access to a selection of free films, rotated monthly, limited to two concurrent films per customer. Free rentals are funded in part via a generous SLC Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) grant.