The Bioscope, Maboneng Precinct
More than the typical mainstream films
Situated in downtown Jozi's trendy Maboneng Precinct, this 62-seater independent cinema located on the ground floor of Main Street Life, a unique residential development located in the eastern part of Johannesburg.
Equipped with a high definition video projector, The Bioscope offers movie-goers much more than the typical mainstream films. The cinema aims to increase the diversity of content on South African movie screens. Their collection of movies include locally made films, documentaries and even small international films.
The Bioscope also hosts concerts, workshops, festivals, and signature events pairing movies with food, such as the NoodleBox Cinema, which pairs classic Kung-Fu films with noodle dishes sourced from local Asian restaurants. The Bioscope occasionally hosts outdoor events at different locations, offering movie-goers a unique outdoor cinema experience.
Take advantage of The Bioscope's combo deals in the conjunction with Chalkboard Cafe, which serves pizzas, toasted sandwiches, salads, craft beers, wine and hot beverages, and enjoy a meal with your movie.
The cinema is open every day of the week with one screening from Monday to Friday, and three screenings on Saturday and Sunday.