Now That’s HIP! Movie Nights
August 8–29, 2006
Debuting the 2006 River to River Festival is the Now That’s HIP! Movie Nights series – an array of classic feature films, all set in New York City, plus short films by some of New York’s top filmmakers. Sponsored by HIP Health Plan of New York.
Adding to the FREE fun this summer are four feature movies preceded by short films by highly acclaimed New York filmmakers Jennifer Reeves, Jeff Scher, Jem Cohen, and Mark Street. Movie screenings are Tuesdays August 8, 15, 22 and 29.
Tuesday, August 8, 2006
Feature Presentation: Barefoot in the Park (106 minutes, 1967)
Short: Jennifer Reeves presents The Time We Killed (excerpt, 12 min.)
Tuesday, August 15, 2006
Feature Presentation: Pick Up on South Street (80 minutes, 1953)
Short: Jeff Scher presents Trigger Happy (7 minutes)
Tuesday, August 22, 2006
Feature Presentation: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (92 minutes, 1975)
Shorts: Jem Cohen presents Little Flags (6 Minutes) and NYC Weights and Measures (6 Minutes)
Tuesday, August 29, 2006
Feature Presentation: Rear Window (112 minutes, 1954)
Short: Mark Street presents alone, apart: the dream reveals the waking day (7 minutes)