Central Park Conservancy Film Festival: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Thursday, August 16, 2018
6:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
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Celebrate great New York films and filmmakers at the 2018 Central Park Conservancy Film Festival, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies.
A beloved summer tradition, the Central Park Conservancy Film Festival has screened critically acclaimed films in Central Park each August since 2002. Films are free of charge; no tickets are required.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The screenings will begin around 8:00 p.m.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb - 1964 (PG)
Bronx-born director Stanley Kubrick co-wrote, directed, and produced this witty political satire about Cold War politics and an accidental nuclear attack. Starring Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, this landmark film was the first commercially successful political satire about nuclear war. Runtime: 95 minutes.
Frisbee Hill — the landscape north of Sheep Meadow (mid-park at 69th Street beside Le Pain Quotidien), which is accessible from the east and west sides of the park at 72nd Street.