Celebrate great New York films and filmmakers under the stars at the 2018 Central Park Film Festival. This year’s lineup will include two of our Top Ten Central Park Movies – Hair and The Muppets Take Manhattan. Rounding out the schedule is a classic Spike Lee film – Crooklyn – plus a brilliant send up of the Cold War by Stanley Kubrick – Dr. Strangelove.
August 14, 2018
Hair – 1979 (PG)
August 15, 2018
Crooklyn – 1994 (PG-13)
August 16, 2018
Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb – 1964 (PG)
August 17, 2018
The Muppets Take Manhattan – 1984 (G)
Location: Central Park (Landscape between Sheep Meadow and the 72nd Street Cross Drive)
The Film Festival is free. Tickets are not required.
Gates open at 6:30 pm.
Pre-show programming and music from 6:30 pm. Movie starts at dusk.
All movies are open captioned.
To ensure that everyone can enjoy the films, the following are not permitted: alcoholic beverages, glass bottles, chairs, video cameras, and tape recorders.
Event is subject to cancellation due to weather.