North America’s leading festival of popular Asian Cinema returns June 26 – July 11 and will honor director Ringo Lam, superstar Aaron Kwok, and actor Shota Sometani, alongside spotlights on Korean female directors and a joint tribute to Japanese legends Ken Takakura and Bunta Sugawara.
Luminous Intimacy: The Cinema of Nathaniel Dorsky and Jerome Hiler, a complete dual retrospective, will take place during the 53rd New York Film Festival (September 25 – October 11).
The 26th edition features 16 films from across the globe that celebrate the power of individuals and communities to effect change.
The lineup has been announced for Titanus: A Family Chronicle of Italian Cinema, a retrospective celebrating the films of the Italian film studio Titanus that will take place May 22-31 in the Walter Reade Theater.
The popular annual festival takes place June 4 -11 at the Walter Reade Theater and will open with the North American premiere of Cristina Comencini’s Latin Lover.
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.