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Welcome to cinéSARNIA

cinéSARNIA  is a not-for-profit charitable volunteer group dedicated to bringing quality Canadian and international films to the city of Sarnia.  The organization operates in conjunction with Film Circuit, part of the Toronto International Film Festival Group.  Film Circuit, which is based in Toronto, is in partnership with distributors to assemble a list of films twice a year from which the associated groups select their programmes. Currently, it consists of approximately 100 communities across Canada, of which 45 are in Ontario.


Changes to the Winter Season

Two films that we had originally scheduled, "The River of My Dreams" and "Maudie" are no longer available to us for the dates we had planned on.  So we have replaced them with the following blockbusters - "Manchester By The Sea" (Jan 22,23) and "Lion" (April 9, 10).   Please click on these links for more info on these wonderful films.  Click our Winter Schedule, for links to more info and trailers.



All subscriptions for 2017 Winter Season are now SOLD OUT.

Rush tickets for all the films in the winter season are available at the door based on demand. Subscription sales for the 2017-2018 ‎series go on sale at the March 5/6 screening of "The Dressmaker", when updated subscription forms will be available at the door as well as online at  

Rush seats are available at the door for all our screenings at 7:15 p.m, the evening of the show.




Upcoming Film

January 22 & 23, 2017
7:30 PM


Manchester By The Sea

Manchester By The Sea

Sarnia Public Library Theatre

124 Christina St S


Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams and Kyle Chandler star in this emotionally overwhelming and critically acclaimed drama from writer-director Kenneth Lonergan (You Can Count on MeMargaret), about a reclusive handyman who must face his painful past when he returns to his Massachusetts hometown after the sudden death of his beloved older brother

Nominated for 5 Golden Globes - 2017
-- Winner - Casey Affleck for Best Actor.