Street Movies!


OUTDOOR SCREENINGS IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD


STREET MOVIES! IS MADE POSSIBLE WITH SUPPORT FROM PECO.


Once again, Street Movies! is making an appearance throughout Philadelphia, offering free outdoor screenings in our own neighborhoods. Back for its 17th summer of independent film and video, Street Movies! will highlight voices within the various communities across the city, allowing audiences to gain access to current independent films that will spark discussion about issues that are relevant to the community.

Street Movies! Summer 2014 Schedule

EVENTS START AT 7:45PM.

SCREENINGS ARE FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Here’s a preview of this year’s Street Movies! programming, presented throughout August:

Saturday, August 2
HUNTING PARK
Host: Hunting Park United
Location: Hunting Park
990 W. Hunting Park Avenue
Rain Location: Hunting Park Recreation Center
Emcee: Maria Gamez

Tuesday, August 5
CAMDEN
Host: Hopeworks
Location: Esperanza Garden
519 Grant Street
Rain Location: New Beginnings United Methodist Church
Emcee: Anthony Tyson

Friday, August 8
WEST KENSINGTON
Host: Norris Square Neighborhood Project
Location: Las Parcelas Garden
2240 North Palethorp Street
Rain Location: El Centro de Estudiantes - 126 W. Dauphin St.
Opening Performance: Timbalona
Emcees: Saul Zayas and Kristine Keen

Wednesday, August 13
NORTH PHILLY
Host: Philadelphia Urban Creators
Location: N 11th Street (b/w W York and W Dauphin Streets)
Rain Location: Maken Studios - 3525 I Street
Opening Performance: PLP The Unity
Emcee: Jeaninne Kayembe

Thursday, August 14
WEST PHILLY
Host: Friends of Malcolm X Park
Location: Malcolm X Park
South 52nd Street and Pine Street
Emcee: DJ C (WPEB 88.1 FM)

Saturday, August 16
SPRING GARDEN
Host: Roberto Clemente Playground, Park & Rec Center
Location: Roberto Clemente Playground
1800 Mt. Vernon St. (at Wallace St.)
Rain Location: Roberto Clemente Rec Center
Emcee: Gilberto Gonzalez

Thursday, August 21
SOUTH PHILLY
Host: Friends of Mifflin Square Park
Location: Mifflin Square Park
6th Street and Ritner Street
Rain Location: Houston Center
Opening Performance: SEAMAAC's Hip-Hop Heritage B-Boy Crew
Emcee: Thavro Phim

Street Movies! is a free, year-round screening series for audiences of all ages that tours neighborhoods around the Philadelphia region, bringing a program of independent film from around the world to local parks, lots, playgrounds, and community spaces. Each screening is hosted by a community organization and followed by a moderated discussion about the topics raised in the films. It’s a great way to see films, talk about community issues and meet your neighbors.

VISIT THE STREET MOVIES! FACEBOOK PAGE FOR MORE INFO ON EVENTS


STREET MOVIES! IS MADE POSSIBLE WITH SUPPORT FROM PECO.