Eight finalists have been selected to take part in the third annual New York Film Festival Critics Academy. The program nurtures aspiring film critics over the course of the festival who will cover the event for Film Comment and Indiewire.
Watch the exclusive trailer for Asia Argento's Misunderstood, which depicts the life of a preteen girl in the '80s growing up a fringe member of the showbiz world with famous parents who all but ignore her.
Watch the exclusive trailer of Last Hijack, an interactive transmedia experience that investigates modern-day piracy. The film will screen as part of the New York Film Festival's Convergence section.
The trailer for Martín Rejtman's Two Shots Fired is here for your viewing pleasure. The film, which will screen at the upcoming NYFF52, marks the founding father of New Argentine Cinema's triumphant return to directing after a 10-year hiatus.
Watch the trailer for Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne's "Two Days, One Night," an ethical thriller set in the working-class suburbs of Seraing and Liège, which will screen at NYFF52.
Alice Rohrwacher's The Wonders will have its North American premiere at the upcoming New York Film Festival. It follows a German-Italian beekeeping family whose oldest daughter is heir apparent. Check out a clip from the film here.
The doc by Martin Scorsese and David Tedeschi takes a look at the legacy of The New York Review of Books as a major influence on American culture and criticism. The 50 Year Argument screens at the upcoming 52nd New York Film Festival. Check out the film's trailer here.
Richard Gere and Ethan Hawke will be the guests of honor at the New York Film Festival's "An Evening With…" events. The Film Society of Lincoln Center will host Hawke September 30 and Gere October 8 with dinners and conversation in benefit of the Film Society.
Mink Stole has acted in nearly every John Waters film since 1966's Roman Candles. Along the way, Waters christened her with her catchy moniker and has a rich history with the director to share. FilmLinc spoke with Mink Stole as the Film Society's Waters retrospective got underway.
Acclaimed German director Dominik Graf's Beloved Sisters will have its North American debut at the 52nd New York Film Festival. Check out an exclusive clip of the love-triangle drama set in the 18th century here.