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Movies Under the Stars: Festival Friday: Art of Brooklyn Film Festival - Evening of Short Films

Friday, May 11, 2018

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.

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Join NYC Parks for Festival Fridays with the Art of Brooklyn Film Festival!

Enjoy these great Brooklyn indie film on a big screen! 

BOBO TOUCH (20 min)

Directed by Brian Bonz and Mike Rizzo.
Brian Bonz and Mike Rizzo are lifelong friends born and raised in Bay Ridge. They've been creating original comedy music videos and web shorts for years, and they're putting together a block of some of their best just for this event! 

THE TABLES (15 min)
Documentary, Directed by Jon Bunning
A look at the powerful connection between a pair of outdoor ping pong tables in the heart of New York City and the unlikely group of people they’ve brought together. The director and several of the subjects live in Brooklyn.

SURE-FIRE (13 min)
Comedy, Directed by Michael Goldburg
A comedy about Benny Boon, a NYC con man having a mid-life crisis who wants to “go legit." Instead, he stumbles into posing as a producer making a movie called "Hooker Mom" to pay off gangsters trying to kill him. Co-written by award-winning screenwriter, Brooklyn-raised Dave Chan.

ALL APPLIANCE (6 min)
Documentary, Directed by Chuka Umunna
Roy and Jack Vanasco are two brothers who enlisted and fought during WW2. At the end of 2016, they close their appliance repair store — All Appliance Refrigerator Company — after 61 years. The film was shot entirely in Clinton Hill, where the director also lives.

Know Before You Go:

You should arrive before 8:00 p.m. to get your spot. Please bring your own picnic blanket or chair. Food is OK, but no alcohol or smoking. Reservations are not taken, so space is available on a first come first served basis. All are welcome!

 

Location

Brooklyn
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Location Details:
This event will take place on the lawn at 68th Street & Colonial Road.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

NYC Parks, Art of Brooklyn Film Festival

Contact Number

(718) 965-8935

Contact Email

letitia.guillory@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Accessible, Festivals, Film, Talks, Movies Under the Stars

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