The One-Armed Swordsman is coming to Lincoln Center! An Evening with Jimmy Wong Yu features a conversation with the legendary Taiwanese actor and filmmaker and a screening of his 1977 grindhouse classic Master of the Flying Guillotine in 35mm.
Director, actor, producer, environmentalist, and Sundance founder Robert Redford will receive the Chaplin Award during a Gala at Lincoln Center on Monday, April 27, 2015 the Film Society said Saturday, as the 52nd New York Film Festival concluded.
The 8th edition of Scary Movies opens Halloween night with a screening of Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi's What We Do in the Shadows, followed by a vampire-themed party.
Oscar-winning actress Marion Cotillard and filmmaker Albert Maysles are some highlights of the the third annual NYFF52 Live, a free in-person event taking place over 15 days at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center.
Oscar-winner Kathryn Bigelow's PSA on the crisis of elephant poaching, Last Days, will screen Saturday at the Film Society followed by a panel discussion moderated by Bigelow. The event is free and open to the public.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced that CITIZENFOUR, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Laura Poitras's new documentary profiling surveillance and revelations made by Edward Snowden, will have its world premiere as a Special Presentation Friday, October 10.
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.
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.
Paul Thomas Anderson will host this year's On Cinema while Mathieu Amalric, Pedro Costa, Mike Leigh, and Bennett Miller will take part in the HBO Directors Dialogues during the upcoming New York Film Festival, the Film Society of Lincoln Center said Saturday.
The weeklong series spotlights past work by filmmakers who will be showcasing their new films at the 52nd New York Film Festival. In addition to screenings at the Film Society of Lincoln Center select Opening Acts films will screen at Maysles Cinema, Nitehawk Cinema and UnionDocs.