The New York Film Festival Critics Academy is returning for the 52nd annual event, taking place September 26 - October 12. The application process for this year's workshop begins today and the deadline is Friday, August 22.
The first three selections of NYFF Convergence were announced by the Film Society, including the North American Premiere of the interactive presentation of Tommy Pallotta & Femke Wolting’s The Last Hijack, a presentation of ITVS’s online series Futurestates, and a 30th anniversary screening of Diego Echeverria’s Living Los Sures.
Glass Ghost band member Eliot Krimsky shares his thoughts on music, technology, advertising, personal identity and their interplay which is at the heart of their Sound + Vision program: "Live Performance: Glass Ghost – LYFE™" Tuesday evening.
Trash maestro John Waters and acclaimed actress Isabelle Huppert joined in conversation following an exclusive screening of Catherine Breillat's Abuse of Weakness.
Filmmaker Andrea James answers questions about her first feature-length documentary, Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy, based on Mapa's titular one-man show.
Filmmaker Daniel Armando answers questions about his feature debut, What It Was, part of NewFest 2014.
FilmLinc spoke with filmmaker Dan Krauss about his documentary The Kill Team prior to its one-week exclusive theatrical run at the Film Society.
Wade Gasque's directorial debut, Tiger Orange, screens as part of the 26th NewFest, New York's LGBT Film Festival at the Film Society through July 29, followed by a Q&A with Gasque and actors Mark Stano and Frankie Valenti.
Filmmaker Hong Khaou discusses his film Lilting, which won the Cinematography Award: World Cinema at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and screens as part of the 26th NewFest, New York's LGBT Film Festival at the Film Society through July 29.
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.