The eight-day retrospective, Permanent Vacation: The Films of Jim Jarmusch (April 2 - 10), includes all 11 of his features, a selection of short films and music videos, and the theatrical release of Only Lovers Left Alive.
Filmmaker Nancy Buirski debuted her latest Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq at NYFF. She spoke with FilmLinc about her discovery of Tanny, taking the story to Martin Scorsese and how founding a documentary film festival has helped inform her filmmaking.
The Italians are coming…to a cinema near you via a new initiative. Spearheaded by three groups, five films will receive backing for their U.S. release including the directorial debut of actress Valeria Golino's Honey, which opens at Film Society in March.
Eytan Fox is one of Israel's most celebrated working filmmakers. He spoke with FilmLinc Daily about his latest film, the light-hearted comedy Cupcakes, which is debuting at the New York Jewish Film Festival.
"Edgar G. Ulmer: Back From the Margins," our seven-film retrospective celebrating the work of the Hungarian-born director, takes over the Film Society for the next two weekends with critics, scholars, and Ulmer's daughter in person to discuss his under-appreciated work.
Film Society hosted a special screening of Dallas Buyers Club with Matthew McConaughey, who spoke at length about the part and its long journey to the big screen.