>Movies Under the Stars: International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival
Friday, June 7, 2019
8:30 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
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Celebrate Puerto Rican Heritage with NYC Parks and the International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival!
Enjoy these wonderful films from the International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival:
Nos Vamos Pa' Paris
Comedy, 9 min.
Directed by David Norris
On the verge of losing their home, 80-year-old Rosita and her sheepish husband, Gonzalo, are forced to rob the bank where she worked for 30 years. This film exposes, with humor, Puerto Rico’s economic crisis and the sad reality of the elderly living on the island. This film is in Spanish with English subtitles.
Vote for Me
Comedy, 1 hour 30 min.
Directed by Nelson Denis
This hilarious political comedy set in East Harlem: the story of a 70-year old Puerto Rican super who runs for Congress and wins.
Know Before You Go
You should arrive before 8:30 p.m. to get a spot for the movie. Please bring your own picnic blanket or chair. Food is okay, but alcohol and smoking is not permitted.
This event will on the lawn adjacent to Fifth Avenue, between 41st & 44th Streets.
NYC Parks, International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival
Directions to Sunset Park
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