Planet Earth
Documentary Feature
Free Show

Saturday Apr 21, 2012
7:00PMDoors Open
7:45PMPlanet Earth Begins

Solar One
on the pier along the water
Kips Bay
24-20 FDR Drive, Service Road East at 23rd Street and the East River, New York, NY 10010
R/6 to 23rd St., walk all the way east.


This Show Presented in Partnership With
BBC America
Free Show! First 250 people in attendance get a free ticket that can be used for any Rooftop Films show this summer--including opening night! Please RSVP on our Facebook event page.

Celebrate Earth Day under the stars. BBC AMERICA and Rooftop Films present a special screening of episode one of the uncut, David Attenborough-narrated original landmark natural history series Planet Earth, followed by the World Premiere of The Making of Planet Earth.

Join us Saturday April 21 at 7pm at Solar One (2420 FDR Drive, Service Road East at 25th Street – 6 train to 23rd & Park). Tasty treats from Coolhaus and savory snacks from Mexicue food trucks will be available all evening.

Be sure to WATCH: Planet Earth Uncut, plus an all new world premiere special The Making of Planet Earth, all Earth Day Weekend, April 21 and 22, only on BBC AMERICA .


Planet Earth (Vanessa Berlowitz, Mark Brownlow, Andy Byatt, Huw Cordey, Jonny Keeling, Mark Linfield | United Kingdom | 180 min.)
This uncut original “Planet Earth” series comes to BBC AMERICA in a special weekend marathon this Earth Day weekend - Saturday April 21 & Sunday April 22 - marking the first time that the series will be broadcast in the U.S. with its original narrator, world-famous naturalist Sir David Attenborough, in its entirety.

Following the marathon, go behind-the-scenes for the World Premiere two-hour special, “The Making of Planet Earth,” with exclusive new interviews about the incredible adventures of the wildlife filmmakers who traveled all over the planet to create the 11-part series.

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