Lower Manhattan has a new destination for movie enthusiasts as Fosun hosts The 28 Liberty Summer Film Series on 28 Liberty Plaza. Outdoor movies will be shown free on the plaza every Thursday night starting on July 27, 2017, at 8pm through the end of August. The year’s series, sponsored by Fosun and Downtown Alliance, will feature a different Tom Hanks movie every Thursday evening, kicking off with the classic, Forrest Gump. Films will be projected on a screen 15 feet high by 20 feet wide in 28 Liberty’s pristine 1.5 acre plaza, which features signature sculpture by Jean Dubuffet and a Sunken Garden by Isamu Noguchi. Free popcorn will be provided to attendees, and food will be available for purchase from a selection of vendors.
SCHEDULE: July 27: Forrest Gump August 3: Splash August 10: Catch Me if You Can August 17: Toy Story August 24: Cast Away August 31: Sully