Acclaimed German filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder will be the subject of a comprehensive two-part retrospective taking place at the Film Society of Lincoln Center this year. Details for "Fassbinder: Romantic Anarchist (Part I)," set for May 16 - June 1, were announced today.
The Silent Majority Speaks, screening in Art of the Real, is a pioneering example of the information age. Bani Khoshnoudi, who only recently revealed herself as its director, talks about the film and Iran's recent history.
Screenings, dramatic readings, and other special events are on tap for the 27th annual Columbia University Film Festival, co-sponsored for the third year by the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
Film Society will host "From Screen to Stage: Bullets Over Broadway," including a screening of Woody Allen's multi-Oscar-nominated film and a discussion with principles behind the upcoming staged version
As our "Permanent Vacation: The Films of Jim Jarmusch" retrospective concludes (and Only Lovers Left Alive gets set to open) at the Film Society, Jim Jarmusch was on hand last night to join us in celebrating his career.
The Italians are returning to Film Society this June with the latest edition of Open Roads: New Italian Cinema. The annual showcase has spotlighted contemporary Italian cinema for the past 13 years.
Charlotte Gainsbourg gets her turn to talk about Joe, her troubled character in Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac: Volume I and Nymphomaniac: Volume II, which screens at the Film Society through Thursday.
FilmLinc Daily spoke with Chen about Cannes, family drama, and the process of creating Ilo Ilo, which was his country's Oscar submission for Best Foreign Language Film in 2013.
Anthony Chen's beautiful film, which was Singapore's official submission for Best Foreign Language Film to the 86th Academy Awards, opens Friday with Chen in person for Q&As... and we've got an exclusive clip to whet your appetite!
The New York African Film Festival is on tap for May with eleven features and eight shorts originating from a number of African countries and the African diaspora set to screen at the 21st edition of the event at the Film Society.