BPCA Presents Friday Night Films: Film Noir
FRIDAY NIGHT FILMS:
Date: Fridays: Nov 15 & Dec 15
Location: 6 River Terrace,
Battery Park City NYC 10282
Cost: Free Event, RSVP here
More information: BPCA.NY.GOV
A new series from BPCA inviting movie lovers to screen and discuss classic and modern day cinema. Popcorn will be served, and a discussion will follow the screenings. All FREE!
This season features film noir selections:
Killer’s Kiss- (1955, Stanley Kubrick) Kubrick’s second feature film, is the story of an aging boxer who gets mixed up with a nightclub dancer and her violent boss.
Side Street – ( 1950, Anthony Mann) – is the story of a struggling mail carrier who steals an envelope of money from a corrupt attorney, which sets off a tumultuous turn of events culminating in a car chase filmed on the streets of lower Manhattan.
More about Film Noir: A style of American crime film originating in the 1940’s. Often made on shoestring budgets, these low light, high intrigue detective stories are now regarded as classics from Hollywood’s Golden Age.