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Outdoor Film: SUMMER OF SPIELBERG – E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

Summer of Spielberg: E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL

presented with Hamptons International Film Festival

Friday, August 24 | 8:30 PM | FREE | Outdoors*

2018 is the Summer of Spielberg at Southampton Arts Center! All outdoor films shown from July 6 through August 31 will be classic selections written or directed by this master of film making.

E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL

(1982 | Drama/Fantasty | Rated PG | 121 min.)

While visiting the Earth at night, a group of alien botanists is discovered and disturbed by an approaching human task force. As a result if a hasty take-off, one of the visitors is left behind. The little alien finds himself all alone on a very strange planet. Fortunately, the extra-terrestrial soon finds a friend and emotional companion in 10 year-old Elliot, a lonely boy whose parents have separated. While E.T. slowly gets acquainted with Elliot’s older brother Michael his little sister Gertie, members of the task force work day and night to track down the whereabouts of Earth’s first visitor from outer space. The wish to go home again is strong in E.T., and after being able to communicate with Elliot and the others, he starts building an improvised device to send a message home for his people to come and pick him up. But before long, E.T. gets seriously sick, and because of his special connection to Elliot, the young boy suffers as well. The situation gets critical when the task force finally intervenes. By then, all help may already be too late, and there’s no alien spaceship in sight.

“Summer of Spielberg” schedule:

Friday, July 6: Raiders of the Lost Ark

Friday, July 13: Indiana Jones & the Temple of Doom

Friday, July 20: Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Friday, July 27: Hook

Friday, August 3: Poltergeist

Friday, August 10: Ready Player One

Friday, August 17: The Post (will be shown indoors at 7 pm)

Friday, August 24: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

Friday, August 31: Annual Screening of JAWS

 

FRIDAY NIGHT FILMS are offered FREE outdoors on our lawn – bring chairs, blankets and picnics!

Southampton Arts Center is delighted to partner with Hamptons International Film Festival for the fifth year in a row to offer Free Outdoor Screenings of classic movies throughout the Summer.

* Rain or Shine – in the event of rain, films will be shown indoors in the theater.

Summer of Spielberg has been made possible thanks to the generosity of The Corcoran Group and Licensed Real Estate Broker Mary Slattery.

Venue

Southampton Arts Center
25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Website:
http://www.southamptonartscenter.org

IMMERSIVE SOUND BATH MEDITATION IN THE THEATER

10:30 am, Saturday Jul 25

Daniel finally returns to SAC after a series of virtual sound meditations. Join us for a soothing, deeply relaxing, and immersive Soundbath Meditation with Daniel's exquisite original set of crystal bowls, gongs, hang drum, Tibetan and Himalayan bells, rain sticks, ocarina, didj, and other objects d’sound. This one-of-a-kind experience will melt away stress and leave you calm, recharged, your mind clear and vibrant! Bring your own mats/blanets. Great for all skill levels.

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2020 VISION

Saturday Jul 25 - Sunday Dec 27

Presented by New York Academy of Art with Southampton Arts Center. Curated by David Kratz and Stephanie Roach, and edited by Emma Gilbey Keller. Artists and writers are always the antennae of our society, all the more so at a time as challenging as this one.  They have an opportunity—some might say, a duty—to interpret this moment and imagine the world not only as it is, but also as it could be. This is the guiding challenge of the group exhibition, 2020 Vision.  We asked artists, writers, and creative thinkers to consider three questions of critical importance: Our lives will never be the same, but what will change look like?  What do we want to keep as we rebuild? And what must we guard against? We invited these creators to express what they saw, what they felt, and what they experienced during this time of pause and reassessment, upheaval and risk, and anxiety and uncertainty.   It is our hope that 2020 Vision marks one of many beginnings in the necessary process of ‘post-traumatic growth’ and positive change for our society and our world.