10/25-26: Nightfall: Lovesick

As night casts its shadow across Green-Wood, step through the iconic Gothic Arches and into an unforgettable experience of ethereal sights and sounds.

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In May 2020, we will begin celebrating our 24th year of presenting the best independent films outdoors in New York City. If selected, you will participate in one of the most unforgettable, unique, filmmaker-friendly, independent film events in the world!

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Nightfall: Lovesick — Night One
Fri Oct 25 8:00 PM

Nightfall: Lovesick — Night One

Green-Wood Cemetery, Greenwood, Brooklyn

Nightfall: Lovesick — Night Two
Sat Oct 26 8:00 PM

Nightfall: Lovesick — Night Two

Green-Wood Cemetery, Greenwood, Brooklyn

Tue Nov 12 4:05 PM


Feature Film Program

Cinépolis Chelsea

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