VANCOUVER! Reel 2 Real Film Festival is hosting a FREE outdoor screening of Kahlil Gibran’s THE PROPHET — featuring the voices of Salma Hayek, Liam Neeson, Quvenzhané Wallis, John Krasinski, and Alfred Molina — on Friday, July 13 at Ron Basford Park Amphitheatre next to Performance Works on Granville Island (near the Granville Island Hotel). You are invited to join R2R as they celebrate the art of animation through this captivating film — bring your picnic blanket to enjoy this special screening under the stars!!!
The film will begin at the park amphitheatre (beside Performance Works) after the sun has set (approximately 9:15 pm). It will be preceded by free animation workshops at Performance Works, from 5-8:30 pm. There will be free car parking starting at 4 pm, and free bike parking. Accessible washrooms are on site.
For more information check out event details here http://r2rfestival.org/year-round-programming/outdoor-summer-film-series/
OR send them a message, and they'll be more than happy to answer any questions you may have!
Hope to see you there!
EVENT TYPE: Fresh Air Cinema — Outdoor Family Screening
MOVIE: KAHLIL GIBRAN'S THE PROPHET
(2015/Animated-Drama-Family/85 mins/G) A passion project of producer-actor Salma Hayek, the lushly animated tale tells the story of a dissident being kept under house arrest who recounts valuable lessons in a series of animated vignettes. The film's animation team is lead by Roger Allers (THE LION KING) and showcases the work of nine internationally acclaimed and independent animators. Set to music by Damien Rice and Yo-Yo Ma, Gibran’s timeless verses have been given enchanting new form in this emotive, painterly, and cinematic adventure about freedom and the power of human expression.
START TIME: Animation workshop events begin at 5pm inside Performance Works; movie starts at dusk in the amphitheatre beside Performance Works (approximately 9:15pm)
VENUE: Ron Basford Park Amphitheatre
ADDRESS: 1218 Cartwright St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8
This is a family event — no smoking, no alcohol.