Jean Renoir Cinema
162 2nd Avenue,
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Previous Names: Tambellini's Gate Theatre, Gate Theatre, Camelot Twin Cinema
Operating in 1968 as Tambellini’s Gate Theatre, screening independent movies. This small cinema was opened in March of 1977 for the purpose of showing recent and classic foreign and independent American films of merit. Named after the great French film director, the cinema was carved out of a theatre space in the East Village called the Gate Theatre Center. The opening night program was a revival of Renoir’s 1934 “Toni”.
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