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Cine Olimpia

Mexico City, Mexico
by Carlos Crombè

One of the first pioneer projects of what would eventually become the architectural program of the theaters-cinemas of the 1920’s in Mexico was the Olimpia Cinema (whose original construction dates 1916), re-opening its doors to the public on 1921. With a capacity of 4,000 seats, it hosted two..

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Cine Lindavista

Mexico City, Mexico
by Charles S. Lee

The Lindavista Cinema opened too in 1942. Built in a traditional monastery scheme, this cinematographic monument in the north of the city took advantage of its location in a corner, with a tall tower that stood up as an urban beacon above a roundabout and marquee where the ticket booth was held..

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