A new documentary on top-ranked high school basketball star Lenny Cooke, who never made it to the NBA, opens this week at the Film Society. We sat down with directors Josh and Benny Safdie to analyze Cooke's struggles, the business side of the draft, and the state of the game today.
On the occasion of the opening of Liv & Ingmar (NYFF50) on December 13, we're screening nine Bergman/Ullmann collaborations in "Liv and Ingmar: The Films," which will run concurrently with the brand new documentary.
21 film retrospective, Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema, will open at the Film Society of Lincoln Center February 5 spotlighting some of Poland's most celebrated filmmakers spanning 1957 - 1987.
Tis the season to be frightened! If you haven't yet heard, a 1984 horror classic, Charles E Sallier Jr.’s Silent Night, Deadly Night is being granted a new theatrical re-release this month thanks to ScreenVision and Fangoria Magazine. The film will be screened in a brand new HD transfer across the country, and so FilmLinc Daily decided to speak with the creative team behind the film for this special occasion.
Danish filmmaker Lars von Trier's anticipated Nymphomaniac will head to theaters as two separate full length features.
The Sundance Film Festival announced its U.S., and World competitions as well as its NEXT section Wednesday with 117 feature-length films set for the 30th anniversary edition of the festival, which opens January 16 in Park City, UT.
The National Board of Review weighed in with its top picks for 2013 with Spike Jonze's NYFF 51 Closing Night World Premiere Her winning both Best Film and Best Director.
Forty-nine features and shorts are on tap for the 23rd annual New York Jewish Film Festival. The U.S. Premiere of Anne Weil and Philippe Kotlarksi's Friends From France will open the festival, which is presented by the Jewish Museum and Film Society of Lincoln Center.