Soul Brother #1 Comes to the Film Society in “James Brown: The Hardest Working Man in Show Business”
The upcoming series highlights Brown's legacy not only as the charismatic singer but through his roles as composer, actor, performer, and more in his signature moments in film and rare musical performances. "James Brown: The Hardest Working Man in Show Business" runs August 29 - September 1.
"Fifty Years of John Waters: How Much Can You Take?" will include all 12 of the legendary director's features alongside a selection of films curated by Waters, conversations, shorts, and more.
Fincher's Gone Girl starring Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike will have its World Premiere as the Opening Night of the 52nd NYFF. Tavern on the Green will once again serve as the after-party for the Gala.
The U.S. debut of a 4K restoration of Alain Resnais's debut feature Hiroshima Mon Amour will screen at the 2014 New York Film Festival prior to a theatrical run at the Film Society beginning October 17.
Mike Cahill returns to science for his second feature, I Origins, which is at once a molecular-biology thriller and a love story. Cahill and actress Brit Marling will be at the Film Society Friday as part of the ongoing Free Talks series.
Strange Lands: International Sci-Fi will include rare 35mm screenings of cult classics and work by auteurs like Sokurov and Wajda. The series takes place August 22-28.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today the lineup for the 2nd annual Sound + Vision (July 31 to August 6), a music documentary series exploring an exciting range of musical artists, genres, and styles.
The Korean director visited the Film Society of Lincoln Center Thursday night for an extended Q&A following a special screening of his sci-fi drama at the Walter Reade Theater.
NewFest, New York's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Film Festival will screen 16 narrative and five documentaries July 24-29.