The film veteran's cinematic self-portrait has garnered critical attention during its festival run, including last year's NYFF. The doc will begin its theatrical release at the Film Society Friday with a one-week exclusive engagement.
John Wojtowicz's robbery of a Brooklyn bank back in the '70s ignited a media firestorm long before the 24-hour news cycle made it de rigueur. Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren's The Dog, which debuted at last year's NYFF, will open this weekend at the Film Society.
The New York Film Festival Critics Academy is returning for the 52nd annual event, taking place September 26 - October 12. The application process for this year's workshop begins today and the deadline is Friday, August 22.
The first three selections of NYFF Convergence were announced by the Film Society, including the North American Premiere of the interactive presentation of Tommy Pallotta & Femke Wolting’s The Last Hijack, a presentation of ITVS’s online series Futurestates, and a 30th anniversary screening of Diego Echeverria’s Living Los Sures.
Glass Ghost band member Eliot Krimsky shares his thoughts on music, technology, advertising, personal identity and their interplay which is at the heart of their Sound + Vision program: "Live Performance: Glass Ghost – LYFE™" Tuesday evening.
Trash maestro John Waters and acclaimed actress Isabelle Huppert joined in conversation following an exclusive screening of Catherine Breillat's Abuse of Weakness.
We spoke with John Waters just before the announcement that he'll be the subject of a full retrospective at the Film Society, the first in the U.S., called "Fifty Years of John Waters: How Much Can You Take?"
Filmmaker Andrea James answers questions about her first feature-length documentary, Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy, based on Mapa's titular one-man show.
Filmmaker Daniel Armando answers questions about his feature debut, What It Was, part of NewFest 2014.