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Films on the Green Fest Outdoor Screening: ‘The Triplets of Belleville’

The Triplets of Belleville (Les Triplettes de Belleville), directed by Sylvain Chomet, 2003, Animation-Adventure, PG-13, 1h20, France-Canada-Belgium. Champion, a melancholy boy adopted by his grandmother, Madame Souza, discovers his passion for cycling. Under her guidance, he trains relentlessly, becoming a cycling prodigy. When he competes in the Tour de France, he’s kidnapped by two mysterious men. Determined to rescue him, Madame Souza and her faithful dog Bruno embark on a journey to find him, leading them to the bustling city of Belleville.

Film in French, English, and Portuguese with English subtitles.
Free and open to the public. Registration is recommended but not required.

Presented in partnership with the Québec Government Office in New York.

UPTOWN ARTS STROLL: Movie in the Park, “Rio” at Morris Jumel

Starts at sunset.  Bring a picnic blanket and some snacks to Roger Morris Park and enjoy a free screening of Rio (2011).

About the film: “When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with the bird of his dreams.” Rated G.

These events are hosted in partnership with Inwood Art Works.

2024 Film Works Alfresco: El Verdugo (The Executioner)

El Verdugo (The Executioner)

Monday, June 24, 2024– 92 minutes. Black Comedy in Spanish with English subtitles (1963, Spain). Appropriate for Young Adult. Pre-show performance by Xianix Barrera Flamenco at 7:30pm.

This black comic masterpiece by Luis García Berlanga offers a scathing critique of Franco-era values through a macabre farce about an undertaker who marries an executioner’s daughter and reluctantly takes over her father’s job so the family can keep their government-allotted apartment.

Programming:

7:30pm – Pre-show music and dance

8:30pm (approximately) – Feature Presentation

Programming will take place rain or shine at The Hudson, located at Dyckman Marina in Inwood Hill Park, 348 Dyckman Street, New York, NY 10034. Food and drink available for purchase until 9pm.

Free admission. Donations appreciated.

Tickets required through www.inwoodartworks.nyc and Eventbrite only. Unclaimed tickets will be released by 8:20pm to the Wait List. Walk-ups will be admitted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Seating for 100 people will be provided on first-come first served basis, but you can also bring your own folding chairs if you prefer, to guarantee your seat. All Covid-19 protocols followed as advised by CDC.

For the full Film Works Alfresco summer film schedule click here.

Film Works Alfresco focuses foremost on presenting independent and popular films with local relevance that culturally resonate with the Northern Manhattan community. It is New York City’s only free outdoor English and Spanish cinema series.

This curated film and local artists series by Inwood Art Works provides free screenings and theatrical performances every Monday evening at sundown at The Hudson, located at 348 Dyckman Street on the edge of Inwood Hill Park and the Hudson River, from June 5 through August 28, 2023. Pre-show performances by local artists begin approximately one hour before the film.