Lights, Camera, Action! Films at the Fort Returns to Fort Canning Green this August.

Picture yourself sprawled out on a cosy picnic blanket, under the twinkling stars, with your closest friends by your side, all while catching award-winning films, new releases, and beloved classics on the silver screen. The best part? It’s all happening outdoors.

Photo: Films at the Fort

12 films lined up

From 3 to 20 August, this open-air movie extravaganza promises a captivating line-up of 12 fantastic films that will leave you both mesmerised and entertained.

Prepare to be enchanted by Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain (2021) a gripping documentary that chronicles the legendary chef’s remarkable journey from obscurity in a New York restaurant to soaring heights in the world of food as a traveler, television writer, and producer.

But that’s not all. Films at the Fort boasts an assortment of festival winners that will touch your heart and tickle your funny bone. Don’t miss Close (2022) a poignant study of boyhood and friendship that snagged the Grand Jury Prize at the renowned Cannes Film Festival. And for some uproarious laughter, catch Triangle of Sadness (2022), a riotous black comedy that humorously pokes fun at the lives of the super-rich and proudly earned the prestigious Palme d’Or at Cannes.

Brace yourself for breathtaking action sequences as Tom Cruise pulls off one daring stunt after another in Top Gun: Maverick (2022). Meanwhile, those seeking an inspiring and heart-pounding journey, root for Michael B Jordan as Adonis ‘Donnie’ Creed in the epic fight of his life in Creed III (2023).

Screen grab of Top Gun: Maverick

Lastly, for lovers of classic cinema, Films at the Fort has something special in store. Rejoice in the magic of romance with What’s Love Got to Do With It? (2022) and experience the love story to end all love stories with The Notebook (2004). And who can forget the nostalgic coming-of-age tale starring Macaulay Culkin in My Girl (1991)?

In addition to the films…

Elevating the festival ambiance, prepare to groove to the beats of live DJ and instrumental performances starting from 5.30pm. Satisfy your taste buds with gourmet food options from The Providore, and indulge in a variety of cocktails, wine, beer, and non-alcoholic drinks from the bar. It’s a true feast for the senses!

Act fast, as ticket sales are already live on their website. Each ticket purchase comes with a delightful Glenfiddich cocktail or two non-alcoholic drinks to add that extra dash of enjoyment to your movie night.

Films at the Fort

Date: 3-20 Aug 2023

Location: Fort Canning Road, Singapore 179618
Opening hours: 7:45pm onwards

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