INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Museum of Art recently announced the schedule for The National Bank of Indianapolis 2013 Summer Nights Film Series.
From June 7 to Aug. 30, movies will be shown every Friday in the IMA Amphitheater, located on the west side of the museum and facing The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park: 100 Acres. This season's featured films range from timeless black-and-white favorites to modern cult classics.
"This year, The National Bank of Indianapolis is proud to return as the title sponsor of The National Bank of Indianapolis Summer Nights Film Series. This partnership with the Indianapolis Museum of Art highlights the rich ties that The National Bank of Indianapolis has to our community" said Morris Maurer, president of The National Bank of Indianapolis.
Since the series debuted in 1976, the IMA has hosted 310 screenings. This year, The National Bank of Indianapolis Summer Nights Film Series offers something for everyone and includes horror, action, comedy, musicals, and romance. The 2013 series begins on June 7 with "Pillow Talk," a 1959 classic directed by Michael Gordon.
Starting April 15, the community is invited to visit the IMA blog and vote for their favorite of three John Hughes films. At the end of voting, either "Sixteen Candles," "The Breakfast Club," or "Pretty in Pink" will be screened Aug. 30. The John Hughes selection is presented in partnership with the LGBT Indianapolis Film Festival.
The National Bank of Indianapolis 2013 Summer Nights Film schedule:
- June 7: "Pillow Talk"
(1959, directed by Michael Gordon, 102 mins., NR)
- June 14: "Jurassic Park"
(1993, directed by Steven Spielberg, 127 mins., PG-13)
- June 21: "Dirty Dancing"
(1987, directed by Emile Ardolino, 97 mins., PG-13)
- June 28: "National Lampoon's Animal House"
(1978, directed by John Landis, 109 mins., R)
- July 5: "Raiders of the Lost Ark"