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Program

Jul 28, 2010 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Daisies

Outdoor Cinema at SOCRATES SCULPTURE PARK. Daisies: Two teenage girls, both named Marie, decide that since the world is spoiled they will be spoiled as well; accordingly they embark on a series of destructive pranks in which they consume and destroy the world about them. This freewheeling, madcap feminist farce was immediately banned by the Czechoslovak government.

Daisies (Sedmikrásky)

Wednesday, July 28, 7pm
Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Boulevard at Broadway, Long Island City (Queens), NY

 

Daisies (Sedmikrásky)

Directed by Vera Chytilova, 1966, 74 min., in Czech with English subtitles.
Two teenage girls, both named Marie, decide that since the world is spoiled they will be spoiled as well; accordingly they embark on a series of destructive pranks in which they consume and destroy the world about them. This freewheeling, madcap feminist farce was immediately banned by the government.

Concert before film screening: Ondrej Pivec

 

About the Outdoor Cinema (organized by Socrates Sculpture Park):

Celebrating the cultural diversity of Queens
Wednesdays, July and August 2010
7pm (weather permitting)
FREE ADMISSION


Presented in collaboration with Museum of the Moving Image and Rooftop Films, this annual international film festival focuses on a different country or culture each evening and visitors are invited to sample regional cuisine from neighborhood restaurants, picnic on the grass, see musical and dance performances, enjoy the cool waterfront breeze as the sun sets over the Manhattan skyline and watch exceptional international films on an outdoor screen.
CHECK BACK FOR OUTDOOR CINEMA DATES, FILM TITLES AND DESCRIPTIONS.

 

 

Directions 

Venue:

321 East 73rd Street
NY 10021 New York
United States

Date

Jul 28, 2010 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Organizer:

České centrum


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