Jun 14, 2019
6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Parade Ground

The second edition of the hugely popular summer series returns, giving audiences a chance to see Jack Black as Dewey Finn, as a substitute teacher of an uptight elementary private school after being kicked out of his rock band, only to try and turn his students into a rock band. Screening to be preceded by NYFF55 official selection Mr. Yellow Sweatshirt (Pacho Velez & Yoni Brook, 2017, 8m).

Screenings will be free and open to the public with pre-show entertainment including a DJ kicking off at 6pm and the films beginning at dusk. Food and drinks will be available for purchase at each screening, including a beer garden by Threes Brewing, food by Perros y Vainas, People’s Pops, Melt Bakery, Makina Café, Gary’s Steaks and more.

During outdoor screenings, evening ferry service will run from Battery Maritime Building in Lower Manhattan, located at 10 South Street, departing Lower Manhattan at 5:30, 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30pm. Ferries will return to Lower Manhattan from Soissons Landing at 6:00, 7:00, 8:00, 9:00, 10:00 and 11:00pm.

Full Schedule:

June 14: School of Rock (Richard Linklater, 2003, 98m), preceded by Mr. Yellow Sweatshirt (Pacho Velez & Yoni Brook, 2017, 8m)

July 12: After Hours (Martin Scorsese, 1985, 98m), preceded by Ada (Eleanore Pienta, 2018, 11m)

August 9: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Michel Gondry, 2004, 108m), preceded by To the Unknown (Michael Almereyda, 2018, 6m)

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