Come to the Magic Lantern Cinema in Tywyn this February – the UK’s best Independent Cinema! Watch the latest films on Tywyn Cinema’s brand-spanking new 3D projector, their top-of-the-range 7.1 surround sound and with a cracking bar – you’re certain to have a great time! Doors open 30 mins before each screening – subtitles are available on Mondays. Heard of Hearing (HOH) showings are often on Mondays, and will be mentioned next to the times in each film.

Check out this months events at Tywyn Cinema too!


Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and be a hero to the world.

Film Length: 143 mins


Watch Aquaman Trailer!

Showing times for Aquaman:

Friday 25th January -7pm
Saturday 26th January -7:45pm
Monday 28th January -7pm
Wednesday 30th January -7:45pm

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The Favourite

In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.

Film Length: 119 mins


Watch The Favourite Trailer!

Showing times for The Favourite:

Monday 4th February -7pm (HOH)
Wednesday 6th February -7:45pm
Thursday 7th February -7:45pm

Welcome to Marwen

A victim of a brutal attack finds a unique and beautiful therapeutic outlet to help him through his recovery process.

Film Length: 116 mins


Watch Welcome to Marwen Trailer!

Showing times for Welcome to Marwen:

Tuesday 5th February -7pm
Thursday 7th February -1:15pm


A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find outside in the cold.

Film Length: 121 mins


Watch Shoplifters Trailer!

Showing times for Shoplifters:

Friday 8th February -7pm (plus Japanese food)
Sunday 10th February -3pm
Thursday 14th February -1:15pm


Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms.

Film Length: 111 mins


Watch Colette Trailer!

Showing times for Colette:

Saturday 9th February -7:45pm
Sunday 10th February -7pm
Monday 11th February -1:15pm & 7pm
Tuesday 12th February -7pm
Wednesday 13th February -7:45pm
Thursday 14th February -7:30m (with Valentines cheese and wine)

She Shears

In the gruelling world of competitive sheep shearing there is no women's section. Women and men compete together. She Shears is the story of passion, purpose and determination and five women for whom shearing is not just a job.

Film Length: mins


Watch She Shears Trailer!

Showing times for She Shears:

Friday 15th February -7pm (plus live music from PHEZ & PUMPERS)

The Upside

A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.

Film Length: 126 mins


Watch The Upside Trailer!

Showing times for The Upside:

Saturday 16th February -7pm
Monday 18th February -7pm
Tuesday 19th February -7pm

Free Solo

Follow Alex Honnold as he becomes the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite's 3,000ft high El Capitan Wall. With no ropes or safety gear, he completed arguably the greatest feat in rock climbing history.

Film Length: 100 mins


Watch Free Solo Trailer!

Showing times for Free Solo:

Sunday 17th February -7pm

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Jamie is 16 and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. He doesn't quite fit in. He is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation. Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.

Film Length: 160 mins


Watch Everybody's Talking About Jamie Trailer!

Showing times for Everybody's Talking About Jamie:

Sunday 17th February -3pm (Encore Screening)

Bohemian Rhapsody

The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid

Film Length: 134 mins


Watch Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer!

Showing times for Bohemian Rhapsody:

Thursday 21st February -7pm

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

When Hiccup discovers Toothless isn't the only Night Fury, he must seek "The Hidden World", a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired tyrant named Grimmel finds it first.

Film Length: 104 mins


Watch How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Trailer!

Showing times for How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World:

Friday 22nd February -11am (2d), 1:30pm (3D) & 4:15pm (3D)
Saturday 23rd February -11am (2d), 2:15pm (3D) & 5pm (3D)
Sunday 24th February -12:45pm (2D)
Monday 25th February -1:30pm (2D) & 4:15pm (2D)
Tuesday 26th February -1:30pm (2D) & 4:15pm (2D)
Wednesday 27th February -2:15pm (3D) & 5pm (3D)
Thursday 28th February -10:30pm (2D) & 4:15pm (2D - Relaxed Screening)
Friday 1st March -1:30pm (3D)
Saturday 2nd March -2pm (2D) & 4:45pm (3D)
Sunday 3rd March -1:15pm (2D)

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.

Film Length: 124 mins


Watch Mary Queen of Scots Trailer!

Showing times for Mary Queen of Scots:

Friday 22nd February -7pm
Saturday 23rd February -7:45pm
Sunday 24th February -7:30pm
Monday 25th February -7pm
Wednesday 27th February -7:45pm

Stan and Ollie

Laurel and Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what becomes their swan song - a grueling theatre tour of post-war Britain.

Film Length: 98 mins


Watch Stan and Ollie Trailer!

Showing times for Stan and Ollie:

Sunday 24th February -4:40pm
Tuesday 26th February -7pm
Thursday 28th February -1:15pm & 7pm
Friday 1st March -4:15pm