Arena Cinelounge is dedicated to supporting independent filmmakers across the board as they seek recognition for their works. For a reasonable fee, we can assist you in ensuring that your short or feature gets an engagement in Los Angeles. We're an Academy Award qualifying theater and located in the heart of Hollywood, so: WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?
1. 6464 Sunset Blvd. Lobby Level, Hollywood, Ca. 90028
2. 1625 N. Las Palmas Ave. Hollywood, Ca. 90028
3. The Montalban 1615 N. Vine St. Hollywood, Ca. 90028
1. 1526 14th St. Santa Monica, Ca. 90404
Arena Cinelounge Sunset is a full-service movie theater running 7-days a week with a unique and independent-focused programming slate. In addition to our weekly theatrical engagements, we host test screenings, press screenings, special events, and world premieres. Our venue seats 48 brand new, wide, high-backed rockers with a 10,000-lumen digital projection screening in DCP with a Dolby 7.1 surround sound. In addition, our networked digital capabilities enable Cinelounge to stream content from across the globe, as well as live broadcasts and e-sports. The theatre offers food, drink, and film specialty events with our neighboring partners Sergio and Mauro (Fabiolus Café) at the new adjacent Ciabatta Bar.
Arena Cinelounge Las Palmas is right next door to the legendary Egyptian Theatre. The venue seats 85 with digital 5.1 surround sound presentation. An outdoor courtyard is available for opening night receptions and red carpet events.
Arena Cinelounge Santa Monica is an intimate screen catering to private events, test screenings, and special events. The venue seats 25 with digital 5.1 surround sound presentation. An outdoor patio area is available for socializing and networking, and for pre and post receptions.
Arena Cinelounge has advanced its strategic partnership with The Montalban Theatre. The current home to Blacklist Live events and The Rooftop Cinema Club, The Montalban features 600 seats in the main theatre where Cinelounge presents premieres, special events, experiential live cinema, and special engagements. A 200-seat rooftop with beach chair seating is also available. The theaters offer DCP and Blu-Ray laser projector options plus Czech sound designer George Krampera’s exclusive KV2 audio experience.
Share your project with friends, family, cast and crew or showcase your film for prospective distributors. With our dedication to independent filmmakers, we can complement your private screening. Our venues are prime central locations for your engagements.
Premieres and Special Events
"We hosted the L.A. Premiere for the feature film VAMP U at Arena Cinema and had an excellent experience. The staff was professional and helpful, and the evening was a great success!"Level 33