The Film Society of Lincoln Center will celebrate Argentine minimalist filmmaker Martín Rejtman with a retrospective, Sounds Like Music: The Films of Martín Rejtman, that will run May 13-19.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center will present sneak-preview screenings of Sundance winner The Wolfpack by Crystal Moselle, Brett Morgen's powerful documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, and the new romantic period piece by Thomas Vinterberg, Far from the Madding Crowd. All screenings will be accompanied by Q&As with the filmmakers.
The six-day event, I Put a Spell on You: The Films of Bertrand Bonello (April 29 - May 4) will include a a sneak preview of his latest, Saint Laurent. Both Bonello and the films star Gaspard Ulliel will be in attendance.
The French filmmaker will be celebrated with a six-film spotlight April 17-30 at the Film Society, coinciding with a two-week exclusive run of a new digital restoration of the director's 1984 film, Full Moon in Paris.
The Venice prize winner will open at the Film Society of Lincoln Center on April 17, coinciding with our retrospective of Rohmer's Comedies and Proverbs cycle.
Robert Redford will receive the 42nd Chaplin Award from fellow Chaplin honoree Barbra Streisand on April 27 at Lincoln Center. Chaplin honoree Jane Fonda as well as filmmaker-actor John Turturro and director J.C. Chandor will also take part in the ceremony.
Jenni Olson's The Royal Road will close the second installment of Art of the Real, taking place April 10-26. The festival includes a number of North American premieres as well as previously announced sidebars spotlighting Agnès Varda and the use of reenactments.
Obscure Pleasures: The Films of Walerian Borowczyk (April 2-9) will feature seldom-seen work from the controversial filmmaker on the big screen.
Marielle Heller's Sundance hit The Diary of a Teenage Girl will open the annual festival on March 18. New Directors/New Films is a co-presentation of the Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Museum of Modern Art.
The 15th Film Comment Selects series, taking place February 20 - March 5 opens Friday with Mark Hartley's Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films.