Facility Rental


HOST YOUR EVENT HERE! | If you're looking for somewhere to host your own screening for a private party, as a commercial venture, for a cast and crew preview, or for any other reason, at The Cinematheque we provide a simple all-inclusive rental with top quality service and equipment for a wide range of projection formats and screening requirements.

Your screening can hold up to 153 people, and can take advantage of our film or high-definition digital projectors.

Our all-inclusive rental fee covers:

• Exclusive use of the box office, lobby and theatre
• Use of all on-site equipment including projectors, screen, microphones, lighting, tables and chairs (equipment may be operated by Cinematheque staff only)
• Professional Staff including a Theatre Manager and Projectionist
• Box Office and Concession Personnel
• Custodial Service

AVAILABILITY | The Cinematheque's theatre is available for rent on Tuesday evenings, and during the day (9:00am - 5:00pm) seven days a week.

RATES | Rental rates are based on a two hour minimum



Please Note: The Cinematheque will operate our concession unless otherwise requested by the renter. All concession revenue is retained by The Cinematheque.

The renting organization is responsible for:
• All film booking/shipping/rental arrangements and costs, including obtaining public performance rights.
• All catering or liquor service arrangements. A liquor license must be obtained by the renting organization if liquor is to be served.
• All promotional, marketing and publicity arrangments. Print and on-screen advertising is available for purchase. Email ads@theCinematheque.ca for more details.
• Liability insurance.

CONTACT US | For further information about renting The Cinematheque theatre, contact Linton Murphy, Venue Operations Manager, at 604.688.8202 or fax 604.688.8204 or email: theatre@theCinematheque.ca.