In two mid-career triumphs, a filmmaker struggles with the toll of fate and the burden of choice, the rush of conscious activity and the comfort—albeit sometimes oppressive—of inaction.
Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Romanian Film Initiative will team to present another edition of our popular annual showcase of new Romanian film. The aptly titled "Making Waves" includes Cristian Mungiu's Beyond the Hills, a mini-retrospective of the films of Alexandru Tatos, and more.
A quick look back at Wright's small but stellar body of work makes clear why his fifth feature, Anna Karenina, promises to be one of the best films of awards season. See it first tomorrow at Film Society followed by an extended conversation with Wright and screenwriter Tom Stoppard.
Not only is Nikolaj Arcel's gripping, character-driven period drama A Royal Affair Denmark's official entry to the 85th Academy Awards, it continues a long tradition of excellence in Danish film and television that has received increased notice around the globe. See its New York Premiere on Monday at Film Society!
Just in time for Halloween, our Scary Movies lineup serves up serial killers, voodoo cults, sadistic teens, zombie clowns, all manner of devils and not one but two female med students gone bad! We've got some suggestions for multiplying your terror with our double feature package...
This advance look at our gorgeous new book celebrating 50 years of NYFF (and film) history features a complete table of contents, reproductions of select pages, and excerpts from some of the 15 in-depth essays by critics, film historians, and NYFF alumni.