Our all-35mm Titanus retrospective runs through May 31: Antonioni, Argento, Bava, De Sica, Visconti, and more!

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Winner of four awards at last year's Cannes and three more at the César Awards, Love at First Fight is now playing daily!

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Tickets now on sale to our popular annual festival Open Roads: New Italian Cinema.

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Bertrand Bonello's "giddy, intoxicating, decidedly decadent" Saint Laurent is a New York Times Critics' Pick!

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Tickets now on sale to the Human Rights Watch Film Festival, which brings human rights issues to life through storytelling.

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Cannes Interview: Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Dream state: the Thai filmmaker’s latest, Cemetery of Splendour, hints at painful history as it plumbs the unconscious

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Rep Diary: Early Japanese Talkies

Learning curve: Japan's gradual transition to sound yielded beautiful experimentation that was on gorgeous display in MoMA's series

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Bombast: The List

A hall of fame with a difference: never mind the stars, what about the tertiary players, background artists, and virtuoso one-off performers of cinema?

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Cannes Dispatch #5: Women and Cannes

What's wrong with this picture? A look at the ongoing questions of gender being faced (or not being faced) by the world's preeminent film festival

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Titanus: The Demon

It takes a village: Brunello Rondi’s supercharged 1963 tale of possession shines in the Film Society’s survey of a singular Italian studio

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‘54: The Director’s Cut’ and Other Special Events in June

The long-awaited director's cut of the cult classic will be joined by sneak previews of The Wolfpack and The Overnight and a Father's Day celebration of "Bad Dads."

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Deep Focus: Aloha

Heart failure: Cameron Crowe's overstuffed redemption tale brings romance to his characters but without the courtesy of insight or nuance

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The Close-Up: Josh and Benny Safdie Talk ‘Heaven Knows What’

On this week's episode of The Close-Up, the Safdie Brothers discuss their latest and Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgaard (My Struggle) talks about the influence of cinema on his writing.

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Interview: Josh & Benny Safdie

Volatile spirits: the directors of NYFF selection Heaven Knows What and Daddy Longlegs discuss the intricate role of actors in their writing process

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