This 1979 triumph follows a group of teenage greasers in the early 60s as they confront the twin terrors of rival gangs and looming adulthood. It screens tonight alongside a conversation with Kaufman scholar Annette Insdorf and followed by a book signing and reception.
Following a sneak preview of the latest from directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris (Little Miss Sunshine), the duo sat down with actor Paul Dano and actress/screenwriter Zoe Kazan to discuss their creative process, influences, and the complexities of love.
Now in its 13th year, the Latinbeat film festival delivers a sampling of the best recent Latin American cinema, including bold new fiction works and strong documentaries that explore uncharted aspects of the region's history and culture and that travel beyond capital borders.
One of this year's film festival darlings finally arrives in theaters tomorrow! Before you see it, watch our discussion with the director, writer and crew following its screening as the surprise Closing Night film of this year's New Directors/New Films festival.
See stunning digital restorations of A Star is Born, Barry Lyndon and The Shining in our special matinee series now through June 28!