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>Movies Under the Stars: City of God (Cidade de Deus)

Sunday, September 30, 2018

6:30 p.m.8:45 p.m.

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Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free film!

City of God (Cidade de Deus) (Rated R)
This 2002 iconic film is set in the infamous “City of God” favela in Rio de Janiero and follows two kids whose paths diverge as one struggles to become a photographer and the other a crime kingpin. Based on 1997 novel of the same name by Paulo Lins, it is considered one of the best-edited films of all time based.

Before You Go:
This film contains explicit contain and is rated R. You should come before 6:30 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.




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NYC Parks

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(718) 965-8942

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Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars, Hispanic Heritage Month

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