MEET THE NEW MAIN
Concept art by Marcelo Valdes
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MSP Film Society is refurbishing and refreshing the entire theater complex for an upgraded experience, from the moment you approach our building along the Mississippi riverfront, to moving through the ticketing and concessions stand in the lobby, to the screenings rooms themselves. As with any major undertaking, the finer details are constantly in flux. Please check the Updates page often to track our progress.
» Renaming and rebranding the theater as: MSP Film at The Main.
» A rich and varied mix of film programming on all screens all year long.
» Improved theater marquee incorporating the current historic lightbulb sign: The Main.
» Updated and modernized theater - to be completed in phases.
» Upgraded projection equipment with open and closed caption options.
» Expansion of our community programming partnerships.
» New screening opportunities for Minnesota filmmakers and MN-Made films.
» Year-round film festivals, including MSPIFF and CINE LATINO, on all 5 screens.
» Implementing our Covid-19 safety guidelines as they are directed by the current Minnesota State Health Board Guidelines.
Our thanks to the extraordinary THE MAIN Revamp Team led by Architect Marcelo Valdes, Project Manager Kirk Hokanson, and KNOCK Inc’s Designers Reggie Reyes and Joe Anderson, to Cambria and 3M for their generous donations, to Julie and John Rimarcik for their generous backing, and to Bill and Michelle Pohlad for their generous challenge grant in support of MSP Film at THE MAIN.
The MSP Film Society is a dynamic 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to fostering a knowledgeable and vibrant appreciation of the art of film and its power to inform and transform individuals and communities. All donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.