MOCACINEMA at Columbus Park Summer 2016

Fri, Jun 10, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Fri, Jun 17, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Fri, Jun 24, 2016 @ 8:30pm - 10:30pm

Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for three film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June.


LOCATION:

Columbus Park

Bayard, Baxter, Worth & Mulberry Streets

New York, New York 10038

 

***All movie screenings will be held at the Columbus Park Ball Field, where chairs are prohibited. Patrons are encouraged to bring a blanket or towel for seating. Glass bottles and alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.***

 

FILM SCHEDULE:

 

Friday, June 10 // 8:00 pm

Berry Gordy’s The Last Dragon 

Dir. Michael Schultz | USA | 1985 | 109 mins
Throwback with MOCA for this 80s kung-fu musical comedy. Set in New York City, the movie follows a martial artist named Leroy Green (A.K.A. "Bruce Leroy"), who has dreams of becoming a great martial artist like his idol Bruce Lee.

 

Friday, June 17 // 8:00 pm

The Grandmaster (subtitled)

Dir. Kar Wai Wong | Hong Kong |2013 | 108 mins

Inspired by the life of Wing Chun grandmaster Ip Man, uncover the story behind the legendary master who trained Bruce Lee.

 

Friday, June 24 // 8:30 pm

Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons (subtitled)

Dir. Chin-Kin Kwok, Stephen Chow, Derek Kwok | China | 2013 | 110 min
Enjoy a comedic re-telling of the classic Chinese novel about the adventures of the Monkey King. 

 

MOCACINEMA at Columbus Park is free and open to the public.

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This series is co-sponsored by:

 

 

This series is presented in partnership with the Mayor's Office of Media & Entertainment Movies Under the Stars program. Special thank you to NYC Council Member Margaret Chin’s support.