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Unreported Stories: Photos That Changed Lives

Peabody Award-winning photographer Brent Stirton of Getty Reportage documents two human rights tragedies for Human Rights Watch. See his exhibit "Unreported Stories" in the Furman Gallery throughout the Human Rights Watch Film Festival.

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Open Roads Q&A: “Magnificent Presence”

On the Opening Night of Open Roads: New Italian Cinema at Film Society, director Ferzan Ă–zpetek sat down in front of a packed house to talk about experiencing what is seen and unseen.

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Can an Indie Film Spark Hatred? Homophobia?

Last night at the Provincetown International Film Festival, Tom Kalin and Craig Chester discussed their seminal New Queer Cinema film Swoon 20 years later.

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Women’s Rights Are Human Rights

This year's Human Rights Watch Film Festival includes three unique films, all having their New York premieres, that deal with women's rights in the Gaza Strip, Iraq, and the U.S. Military.

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The Writer, the Aristocrat, the Star: DCP Classics

See stunning digital restorations of A Star is Born, Barry Lyndon and The Shining in our special matinee series now through June 28!

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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”

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

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”

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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