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Summer Matinees: Fantastic Worlds

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  • Jul. 17, 2019 through Aug. 25, 2019 , Wednesdays through Sundays, 12:00 pm (Note: Some films begin at 11:30 am on weekends; no screening on July 28)
  • Museum of the Moving Image
  • 36-01 35th Ave., Astoria
  • All Ages
  • FREE $15; $9 children ages 3-17; includes museum admission

Beat the heat this summer and join us for your favorite family films, both old and new, on the Museum’s big screen. Summer can be a time for escape and this year’s matinees plunge audiences into fantastic worlds drawn from fairy tales and folklore, Marvel’s mind-bending take on the multiverse, and the imaginations of Jim Henson and Hayao Miyazaki. All will be shown in the Museum’s majestic Redstone Theater.

Most films screen Wednesday through Sunday at 12:00 p.m. (Note: Some films begin at 11:30 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays; no screening on July 28)

Ticket purchase includes Museum admission. 

July 17–21: Ponyo 
July 24–27: The Secret of Kells  
July 31–August 4: Labyrinth 
August 7-11: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (in 3-D) 
August 14-18: The Dark Crystal 
August 21-25: Spirited Away

About Museum of the Moving Image

36-01 35th Ave.

Astoria, NY


    Museum of the Moving Image advances the understanding, enjoyment, and appreciation of the art, history, technique, and technology of film, television, and digital media by presenting exhibitions, education programs, significant moving-image works, and interpretive programs, and collecting and preserving moving-image related artifacts.

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