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Outdoor Cinema: Anbessa

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.

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Anbessa
Ethiopia/Italy
Directed by Mo Scarpellio
2019 / 86 mins
Not Rated
Programmed by Rooftop Films

A brand new condominium has shot up in the Ethiopian countryside, pushing farmers off their land for the construction, promising thousands of others a “better” way of life. Anbessa follows one boy caught between the two as he navigates modernization on his own terms in order to survive in a brave new world.

View the trailer.

The film will be preceded by a short film:

The Orphan / O Órfão 
Brazil
Directed by Carolina Markowicz
2018 / 15 minutes
Programmed by Rooftop Films

7:00 p.m.: Cultural performances and food offerings
Nightfall: Film begins

Please note: Verify all event details and learn more at socratessculpturepark.org/films.

Location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Socrates Sculpture Park

Contact Number

(718) 956-1819

Contact Email

info@socratessculpturepark.org

Categories

Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront, Seniors

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