MOCACINEMA at Columbus Park: Pushing Hands

Thu, Aug 17, 2017 @ 8:30pm - 10:30pm

 

Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) a film screening at Columbus Park. Pack a picnic, grab a blanket, and come enjoy a movie. Movies begin at dusk. 

 

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


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.*** 

 

Thursday, August 17 // Dusk
Pushing Hands
Dir. Ang Lee | Taiwan | 1991 | 105 min
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ang Lee made his directorial debut in this drama about Mr. Chu, a widowed tai-chi master, who moves from Beijing to New York to reunite with his son. Lee captures the struggles that come with adjusting to a new life and a new culture.

 

 

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.