Green film series
If you live in NYC, check out these FREE green film series to wind down the summer....
Solar Powered Film Series at Solar One
Shows start at 9p, at Solar One at Stuyvesant Cove Park in Manhattan.
Friday, August 18 - Darwin's Nightmare
Saturday, August 19 - Soylent Green
Sunday, August 20 - Silent Running
Friday, August 25 - Gimme Shelter
Saturday, August 26 - Contested Streets, with Water Underground
Sunday, August 27 - Princess Mononoke
Okay - so they're not all green films, but they're pretty cool films at a very green venue.
"The Solar-Powered Film Series is the first in New York City to use the power of the sun to construct an outdoor "eco-theater" like no other. Our independent film venue integrates natural and human-made components of our urban environment creating the city's "greenest" motion picture showcase."
Also check out the free Sunday night movies at Habana Outpost in Brooklyn, near the Atlantic/Pacific St. station. Also a very green venue, with "Solar panels and wind power...Local organic produce... Trex tables made from recycled plastic bottles...To-go containers [that] are earth-friendly and biodegradable...Rain water collection..." and more. Shows start at 8p.
August 20, 2006 - Godzilla Vs. Mothra
August 27, 2006 - Cleopatra Jones
September 3, 2006 - Black Orpheus 1959, Brazil
September 10, 2006 - The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie 1969, Scotland