A scene from “Big Hero 6,” which screens at 7:15pm on Sept. 25 as part of the Movies in the Park Series in Old Mill Park. Courtesy image.


The free Movies in the Park series, which kicked off its second season with a screening of Maleficent in August, continues in Old Mill Park this Friday (Sept. 25) with a free screening of the Academy Award-winning blockbuster Big Hero 6.

The 2014 3D animated superhero comedy from Disney that tells the story of a young robotics prodigy named Hiro Hamada who forms a superhero team to combat a masked villain. The film won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature.

The Movies in the Park series is a collaboration between the Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce, the City of Mill Valley’s Recreation Department and the California Film Institute.

The 2015 edition of the series concludes on Friday, October 16 with a screening of the legendary classic Wizard of Oz.

The free film screenings are set in the redwood grove adjacent to the playground in Old Mill Park. Seating is general admission, and attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and/or low beach chair. The main feature begins at sunset at approximately 7:15pm.

Here’s the trailer for Big Hero 6:

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