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Six Countries, Six Witnesses, Thousands of Stories

This year's Human Rights Watch Film Festival brings eyewitnesses to the foreground in six films about journalism, HIV, gender inequality, and social media's role in 21st century activism.

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NewFest Announces Lineup and New Home at Film Society

The 24th edition of New York's premiere LGBT film festival promises an enticing array of narratives, documentaries and shorts and, for the first time, all of them will screen in the Walter Reade Theater!

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Interview with Daniele Vicari, “Diaz: Don’t Clean Up This Blood” image

Interview with Daniele Vicari, “Diaz: Don’t Clean Up This Blood”

Director Daniele Vicari talks about student activism, violence in cinema, and the international scope of the human rights violations that occurred at the Diaz school in Genoa during the 2001 G8 summit.

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Video: A Conversation with Jane Fonda image

Video: A Conversation with Jane Fonda

The legendary actress stopped by Film Society for a lively conversation about her storied career and a preview screening of her new film.

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Interview with Lynn Shelton, “Your Sister’s Sister” image

Interview with Lynn Shelton, “Your Sister’s Sister”

The Seattle-based indie director may have "boringly loving" relationships with her siblings, but that doesn't stop her from exploring the complexities of sisterhood in her fourth feature, which opens Friday at Film Society!

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NYFF33: Gianni Amelio’s “Lamerica” image

NYFF33: Gianni Amelio’s “Lamerica”

What's in a face? Amelio's devastating drama, which made its US debut at NYFF '95, proudly carries on the legacy of the Italian social cinema. It screens June 12 at 6:15pm as part of our ongoing 50 Years of the New York Film Festival series.

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50 Years of NYFF Q&A: “Hoop Dreams” image

50 Years of NYFF Q&A: “Hoop Dreams”

Last week's screening of the legendary basketball doc, the closing-night sensation at NYFF '94, featured a Q&A with all three filmmakers and subject Arthur Agee. It felt alternately like a victory lap and a reflection on the film's influence, both positive and negative.

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Interview with Ferzan Özpetek, “Magnificent Presence” image

Interview with Ferzan Özpetek, “Magnificent Presence”

The award-winning Italian-Turkish director on poltergeists, acting, and Italian Unification. Magnificent Presence screens Friday and Monday as part of our Open Roads: New Italian Cinema festival.

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UFOs, Ghosts and DJs: Open Roads’ Genre Fare image

UFOs, Ghosts and DJs: Open Roads’ Genre Fare

Three science fiction mysteries and two Vincent Gallos in the number one showcase of new Italian cinema in North America. Director Q&As after each screening!

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The Humanist’s Burden: “The Cardboard Village” image

The Humanist’s Burden: “The Cardboard Village”

Legendary Italian filmmaker Ermanno Olmi's latest, screening in our Open Roads: New Italian Cinema festival on Friday and Tuesday, finds the director torn between faith and action, men and God.

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