NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) host four film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June.
Pack a picnic, grab a blanket, and enjoy a movie. Movies begin at dusk.
Friday, June 7 // 8pm
King Fu Panda (PG)
Dir. Mark Osborne & John Stevenson | USA | 2008 | 92 min The Dragon Warrior has to clash against the savage Tai Lung as China's fate hangs in the balance. However, the Dragon Warrior mantle is supposedly mistaken to be bestowed upon an obese panda who is a novice in martial arts.
Friday, June 14 // 8pm
The Professor (NR)
Dir. Barry Strugatz | USA | 2016 | 72 mins The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West is a documentary about Tai Chi and one of its great masters, Cheng Man-Ching, a man who brought Tai Chi and Chinese culture to the West during the swinging, turbulent '60s.
Friday, June 21 // 8pm
The Joy Luck Club (R)
Dir. Wayne Wang | Hong Kong | 1993 | 139 min The life histories of four Asian women and their daughters reflect and guide each other.
Friday, June 28 // 8:30pm
Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13)
Dir. Jon M. Chu | USA | 2018 | 120 mins This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.
Know Before You Go
You should arrive by 7:30pm to claim your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on; chairs are prohibited. Bottled waters is OK, but no glass.
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