The schedule for the 21 film retrospective, Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema, was announced by the Film Society of Lincoln Center Monday. The series will open February 5 spotlighting some of Poland's most celebrated filmmakers spanning 1957 - 1987.
It's George Cukor season here at the Film Society, and as a result, we are currently experiencing some heavy Cukor fever! To help spread the sickness, we recently spoke with some of the nation's top critics, filmmakers, curators and cinephiles to ask them about their favorite George Cukor work. Some are surprising, others timely, and all of them are currently playing here at Lincoln Center.
A warm comfortable theater with great films await you this Winter at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. At present, there are 11 new first-run films will have their theatrical release in the First Quarter of 2014 at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center and Walter Reade Theaters
Filmmaker Alain Guiraudie made a splash in Cannes and the New York Film Festival with his latest, Stranger By the Lake, which opened at Alice Tully Hall to enthusiastic shouts and hollers for its U.S. Premiere. The French director will be feted with a weeklong survey of his little-seen early work next month.
We're pretty much in love with these short trailers for our retrospective "The Discreet Charm of George Cukor," which runs through January 7 and includes all 50 of his films.
FilmLinc Daily speaks with Liv Ullmann about life, passion, control and ultimate friendship in her long and complicated relationship with filmmaker Ingmar Bergman, which is at the center of Dheeraj Akolkar's Live & Ingmar, which opens Friday at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center.
Admit it: You've been waiting patiently for a marathon screening of Richard Linklater's Before trilogy starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy. Maybe you were even thinking of throwing Waking Life into the mix. Enter: "Celine and Jesse Forever," coming to Film Society in January.
Video artist Dani Leventhal will be the focus of a special Views from the Avant-Garde event on December 18 in celebration of Leventhal receiving the 2013 Kazuko Trust Scholarship Award Grant, presented by the Kazuko Trust and The Film Society.
FilmLinc Daily spoke with Sir Jackie Stewart about his triumphant career as a trailblazing Formula One racer and the re-discovered groundbreaking documentary his friend Roman Polanski is once again bringing to the big screen. The film opens at Film Society this weekend.