The acclaimed documentary filmmaker will be in person at the Film Society Tuesday to discuss his debut feature, which Roger Ebert calls one of the 10 best movies of all time and which screened at the New York Film Festival in 1978!
Fans of French film rejoice! The lineup for the 17th edition of Rendez-Vous With French Cinema has been announced. This year's Opening Night will take place in Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall and will feature a screening of "The Intouchables," a record-smashing hit in France.
A complete retrospective of their work, obviously! Every film made by Hungarian master Béla Tarr is coming to Film Society starting Friday, leading up to the U.S. Theatrical Debut of his latest, and last, "The Turin Horse" (NYFF '11).
Every day at this year's Sundance Film Festival, Eugene Hernandez hosted a live podcast from the KPCW studios in Park City, UT, chatting with the filmmakers, industry and insiders with the latest buzz from the 2012 event. Catch up with each daily show.
This Wednesday brings a Jonathan Demme double feature of "Handle with Care" a.k.a. "Citizen's Band" (NYFF '77) and "Melvin and Howard" (NYFF '80) to our 50 Years of the New York Film Festival series, with the director and actor Paul Le Mat in person for a Q&A between screenings!
Tuesday's show began with a discussion of the legacy of indie film champion Bingham Ray with David Dorius and Christine Vachon, followed by chats with Sundance directors Craig Zobel ("Compliance") and David and Nathan Zellner ("Kid Thing") and a very special appearance by comic book icon Stan Lee!