NewFest, New York's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Film Festival will screen 16 narrative and five documentaries July 24-29.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Jaeger-LeCoultre announced the selection of award-winning Argentine filmmaker Lisandro Alonso as the 2014 Filmmaker in Residence at a dinner in New York Tuesday evening.
Late-night frights are back at the Film Society this summer. In July and August, Friday nights at 11pm will feature mind-melting, gross-out horror as well as rarely screened classic cult favorites in 35mm.
Filmmaker Radley Metzger will be celebrated with week-long series, "This Is Softcore: The Art Cinema Erotica of Radley Metzger," featuring some of his most notable films, August 7-13 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
Thom Andersen and Noël Burch’s documentary Red Hollywood will screen exclusively for one week at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in August along with a selection of films by Hollywood Blacklisted writers and directors.
Joaquim Pinto's NYFF51 doc What Now? Remind Me? will have a one-week exclusive run at the Film Society along with "A Life Less Ordinary: The Films of Joaquim Pinto," a retrospective of the Portuguese filmmaker's work.
The Film Society will host "An Evening with Bong Joon Ho" on June 26. The Korean filmmaker's latest, Snowpiercer, will screen followed by an extended Q&A.
Fellipe Barbosa's debut feature, Casa Grande, will open Latinbeat, the Film Society's annual showcase of contemporary Latin American cinema.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced three additions to its programming team: Florence Almozini, who will serve in the post of Senior Programmer under Director of Programming Dennis Lim, and Jake Perlin and Rachael Rakes, who were named Programmers at Large.
Debut filmmaker Ramon Zürcher’s ND/NF feature The Strange Little Cat will screen exclusively for one week at the Film Society of Lincoln Center starting August 1.