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Tuesday, August 11 8:30pm

This event is free & open to the public, films start at dusk (around 9:00pm). Arrive early to get a good seat!

Location: Canalside

(44 Prime Street, Buffalo NY 14202)


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This event is supported by Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation, Arts Services Initiative of Western New York, The Andy Warhol Foundation for Visual Arts, Erie County (Arts & Cultural Funding), and the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA).


Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)

Tuesday Night Flicks is a free outdoor film series at Canalside, co-sponsored by the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation & Arts Services Initiative of Western New York. Lawn chairs and picnics are welcome – concessions (hot dogs, ice cream, soda) are available at Clinton’s Dish. Adirondack chairs are available for the first 100 guests!

This summer, Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center will highlight the following works by American screenwriter & director, Wes Anderson:

  • Tuesday, June 9 -Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
  • Tuesday, July 14 – Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
  • Tuesday, August 11 – Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
  • Tuesday, September 1 – Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) (*New date, due to rain on 6/8)

Wes Anderson has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for The Royal Tenenbaums in 2001, Moonrise Kingdom in 2012 and The Grand Budapest Hotel in 2015, as well as the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature for Fantastic Mr. Fox in 2009. He received his first Academy Award nomination for Best Director and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for The Grand Budapest Hotel in 2014. He also received the BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay in 2015.