from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A movie theater that shows art films.
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- n. A cinema that shows art films and foreign films which are not widely distributed.
- n. A building or gallery in which works of art are collected, displayed, and offered for sale.
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Independent-style filmmaking continues to be fashionable today, with English-language art house films taking their place alongside foreign-language films for audiences seeking quality entertainment.
The television advertising campaign for Y Tu Mamá También was a combination of cable buys for the art house audience and broadcast spot ads on national Latin networks such as Telefutura, Telemundo and Univision.
The line blurs further today in exhibition, where so-called art house and mainstream exhibitors are both showing nonstudio independent movies as well as studio-distributed independent-style movies.
When this glass-painting was seen by the travelling agent of a London art house named Rauh, a Nuremberger like