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Escape in New York Outdoor Films: Desperately Seeking Susan

Jul 13, 2018
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Parade Ground

DESPERATELY SEEKING SUSAN (Susan Seidelman, 1985, 104m), with MY LAST FILM (Zia Anger, 2015, 9m)

Our second screening of Escape in New York: Outdoor Films on Governors Island in partnership with the Film Society of Lincoln Center, the series is inspired by the city we all call home, and those iconic skyline views seen from the harbor.

Starting at 7PM, enjoy pre-screening music by Theodore Jahng.

The feature film begins at dusk and is free and open to the public. The Parade Ground is a large grassy field, so bring a blanket or something to sit on!

Ferries during outdoor film nights will depart Lower Manhattan at 4:45, 5:30, 6:30, 7, 7:30, 8 and 8:30 PM. Ferries will return to Lower Manhattan from Soissons Landing at 8:30, 9, 9:30, 10, 10:30, 10:45 and 11:00PM.

Photo courtesy of Orion/Kobal/REX/Shutterstock

Getting There
7 Minutes from Soissons Landing 5 Minutes from Yankee Pier
3 Minutes from Soissons Landing 2 Minutes from Yankee Pier