Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Basquiat
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
6:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
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This year’s theme: Audacious New York!
Pack a picnic, bring a friend, and settle in for a sunset and a movie on the Pier. Open Captioned.
Pier I Picture Show Film Series takes place on Wednesdays, from July 6 through August 17. Seating starts at 6:30 p.m. and the film begins at dusk, approximately 8:30 p.m.
Seating is limited, unreserved, and available on a first-come first-served basis beginning 1- 2 hours before the event. If there is heavy rain at the time of the event, the event will be cancelled. No rain dates are scheduled. If attendance reaches maximum capacity, management reserves the right to close participation.
The Walk - In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Center towers
Basquiat - the meteoric rise of youthful artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Starting out as a street artist, living in Tompkins Square Park in a cardboard box, Jean-Michel is "discovered" by Andy Warhol's art world and becomes a star.
Arthur (1981)- A happy drunk with no pretensions at any ambition, he is also the heir to a vast fortune which he is told will only be his if he marries Susan.
Dog Day Afternoon - A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.
The Royal Tenenbaums - An estranged family of former child prodigies reunites when their father announces he is terminally ill.
Aunte Mame - An orphan goes to live with his free-spirited aunt. Conflict ensues when the executor of his father's estate objects to the aunt's lifestyle.
Summer on the Hudson, Riverside Park Conservancy