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Movies Under the Stars: Twenty Feet From Stardom

Saturday, June 24, 2017

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.

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Celebrate Music Month with NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment!

This 2013 documentary film shines a long-overdue spotlight on the hit-making contributions of longtime backup singers like Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Judith Hill, Lisa Fischer, Táta Vega and more who have worked with such iconic artists as the Rolling Stones, Luter Vandross, Sting and others. Directed by Morgan Neville, the documentary won an Oscar and a Granny for Best Music Film.

Know Before You Go:
You should come before 8:30 p.m. to get your spot for the movie. Please bring your own picnic blanket or chair. Food is OK, but no alcohol or smoking is permitted.

Location

Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center in Herbert Von King Park Accessible
670 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn
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Location Details:
The movie will be show on the lawn adjacent to Greene Avenue.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

NYC Parks

Contact Number

718-965-8942

Contact Email

letitia.guillory@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars

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