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.
David Cronenberg's latest, Maps to the Stars, featuring Julianne Moore and Robert Pattinson, examines the darker side of big-screen Hollywood aspirations. Check out the trailer here for the NYFF52 Main Slate selection.
Josh and Benny Safdie joined NYFF Director Kent Jones at a press and industry screening of their latest film Heaven Knows What, which will screen at the festival. Listen in on highlights of their Q&A, including Josh's telling of his chance meeting with the film's protagonist.
Olivier Assayas's Clouds of Sils Maria, starring Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart, will have its U.S. premiere at the upcoming New York Film Festival. Check out the film's trailer here.
The New York–based independent filmmaker's third feature finds Jason Schwartzman's Philip struggling to make it big with his second novel. Listen Up Philip screens in the Main Slate of the New York Film Festival. Check out the trailer here.
Blending elements of narrative and documentary, Stop the Pounding Heart follows the story of a rural Christian fundamentalist family through the eyes of a teenager who meets a boy who awakens her interest in the opposite sex. FilmLinc spoke with director Roberto Minervini prior to its release at the Film Society.
We continue our spotlight on films featured in NYFF52 with Damien Chazelle's Whiplash, the film that opened Sundance and will no doubt cement Chazelle's reputation as a force to be reckoned with.
Watch the exclusive trailer for Ed Pincus and Lucia Small's One Cut, One Life, a documentary about existence in the wake of death and disease. The film will screen at the upcoming New York Film Festival.
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.