NewMark Merrill Companies and the San Diego Asian Film Foundation are partnering to present Movie Nights, a series of free summer films and entertainment at the Piazza Carmel Shopping Plaza in Carmel Valley (3870 Valley Centre Drive San Diego, CA 92130). Movie Nights began Aug. 1 and will run every Wednesday evening throughout the rest of the month with different family-friendly films. Each evening will include entertainment and giveaways.
•Wednesday, Aug. 8, “Lion King” (1994). Follow the epic adventures of a young lion cub as he struggles to accept the responsibilities of adulthood and his destined role of the jungle.
•Wednesday, Aug. 15, “A Little Princess” (1995). A privileged, free-spirited young girl tries to adapt to a life in a strict boarding school.
•Wednesday, Aug. 22, “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” (Original) (1971).
•Wednesday, Aug. 29, “Dolphin Tale.” (2011) Inspired by a true story, centered on the friendship between a boy and a dolphin whose tail is lost in a crab trap and their uplifting journey. For more information about Movie Nights: www.piazza-carmel.com.