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2006 Summer Schedule

28 Mar 2006, Posted by admin in Events, Films in VVP, Schedule

Films in Van Vorst will be happening again this summer. Join us at the park every second Wednesday at 8pm beginning June 7th.

Make sure to bring a chair, a blanket can sometimes come in handy!

The schedule for the Summer 2006 series is as follows:

June 7- Raising Arizona, Ethan & Joel Coen (1987) (view trailer)

June 21- Babe: The Gallant Pig, Chris Noonan (1995) (view trailer)

July 5- Manhattan Murder Mystery, Woody Allen (1993) (view trailer)

July 19- Nine Queens, Fabián Bielinski (2000) (view trailer)

Aug 2- Bottle Rocket, Wes Anderson (1996) (view trailer)

Aug 16- Some Like It Hot, Billy Wilder (1959) (view trailer)

Aug 30- Big Fish, Tim Burton (2003) (view trailer)

Sept 13- Spellbound, Jeffrey Blitz (2002) (view trailer)

In case of rain please make sure to check this website for an alternative date.

2005 Film Series

17 Feb 2006, Posted by admin in Events, Films in VVP, Schedule

In the summer of 2005 Van Vorst Park , in downtown Jersey City, had its first free, outdoor film series. The series was made possible by the generous support of our sponsors: Goldman Sachs, Marco & Pepe, Beechwood Cafe, Bar Majestic, Del Forno Real Estate, Sullivan Financial, FastFrame, Van Vorst Park Neighborhood Association and Friends of Van Vorst Park.

Summer 2005 Film Schedule

Wednesday July 6
Bend It Like Beckham
Gurinder Chadha (2002, UK)

Wednesday July 27
All The President's Men
Alan J. Pakula (1976, USA)

Wednesday August 17
Best in Show
Christopher Guest (2000, USA)

Wednesday September 7
When We Were Kings
Leon Gast (1996, USA)
Oscar for best documentary 1997
Q&A with Director after the event