Come to the Magic Lantern Cinema in Tywyn this December – 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!

Woman at war

Halla becomes a determined environmental activist, but this threatens a long-held hope of hers.

Film Length: 101 mins


Watch Woman at war Trailer!

Showing times for Woman at war:

Tuesday 1st October -7pm (with English subtitles)
Thursday 3rd October -7pm (with English subtitles)

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Pain and Glory

A film director reflects on the choices he's made in life as past and present come crashing down around him.

Film Length: 113 mins


Watch Pain and Glory Trailer!

Showing times for Pain and Glory:

Wednesday 2nd October -7:45pm (with English subtitles)

We the animals

Manny, Joel, and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah embraces an imagined world all on his own.

Film Length: 94 mins


Watch We the animals Trailer!

Showing times for We the animals:

Thursday 3rd October -1pm

Mrs. Lowry and Son

A portrait of the artist L.S. Lowry and the relationship with his mother, who tries to dissuade him from pursuing his passion.

Film Length: 91 mins


Watch Mrs. Lowry and Son Trailer!

Showing times for Mrs. Lowry and Son:

Friday 4th October -7pm
Monday 7th October -7pm
Tuesday 8th October -7pm
Thursday 10th October -1pm

Roger Waters - Us + Them

A look at Roger Waters' 2017-2018 concert tour.

Film Length: 135 mins


Watch Roger Waters - Us + Them Trailer!

Showing times for Roger Waters - Us + Them:

Saturday 5th October -7pm


Martin is a fisherman without a boat, his brother Steven having re-purposed it as a tourist tripper. With their childhood home now a get-away for London money, Martin is displaced to the estate above the harbour.

Film Length: 90 mins


Watch Bait Trailer!

Showing times for Bait:

Sunday 6th October -7pm
Friday 11th October -1pm


An atmospheric arthouse folk tale set in the hills of Wales during the industrial revolution.

Film Length: 86 mins


Watch Gwen Trailer!

Showing times for Gwen:

Wednesday 9th October -7:45pm


The first wave of an alien invasion coincides with a New Years Eve party in a Welsh valley.

Film Length: 85 mins


Watch Canaries Trailer!

Showing times for Canaries:

Friday 11th October -7pm
Tuesday 15th October -7pm

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood

A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood's Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.

Film Length: 161 mins


Watch Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood Trailer!

Showing times for Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood:

Saturday 12th October -7:45pm
Sunday 13th October -3pm
Monday 14th October -7pm
Wednesday 16th October -7:45pm

Against The Tides

An extraordinary woman attempts to complete the world's most extreme swimming challenge. As her incredible journey unfolds, dangers of the sea prove easier to conquer than upheavals of the heart.

Film Length: 87 mins


Watch Against The Tides Trailer!

Showing times for Against The Tides:

Sunday 13th October -3pm
Thursday 17th October -1pm

Downton Abbey

The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early 20th century.

Film Length: 122 mins


Watch Downton Abbey Trailer!

Showing times for Downton Abbey:

Monday 14th October -1pm (HOH)

The harder they come

Wishing to become a successful Reggae singer, a young Jamaican man finds himself tied to corrupt record producers and drug pushers.

9pm - Reggae music from DJ Earthdoctor

Film Length: 120 mins


Watch The harder they come Trailer!

Showing times for The harder they come:

Friday 18th October -7pm

The Angry Birds Movie 2

The flightless birds and scheming green pigs take their feud to the next level.

Film Length: 97 mins


Watch The Angry Birds Movie 2 Trailer!

Showing times for The Angry Birds Movie 2 :

Saturday 19th October -3pm
Tuesday 22nd October -4:30pm
Saturday 26th October -2pm
Tuesday 29th October -2pm
Thursday 31st October -4:30pm
Saturday 2nd November -7:45pm

Ad Astra

Astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe.

Film Length: 123 mins


Watch Ad Astra Trailer!

Showing times for Ad Astra:

Saturday 19th October -7:45pm
Monday 21st October -7pm (HOH)
Thursday 24th October -7pm

Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Dora, a teenage explorer, leads her friends on an adventure to save her parents and solve the mystery behind a lost city of gold.

Film Length: 102 mins


Watch Dora and the Lost City of Gold Trailer!

Showing times for Dora and the Lost City of Gold:

Sunday 20th October -3pm
Wednesday 23rd October -4:30pm
Thursday 24th October -1pm
Monday 28th October -2pm
Wednesday 30th October -2pm
Friday 1st November -2pm
Saturday 2nd November -4pm