This week's podcast brings together two giants of contemporary cinema: Michael Haneke and Darren Aronofsky. Following its premiere at the 47th New York Film Festival, Haneke discusses his Palme d'Or winner The White Ribbon and his approach to filmmaking in an HBO Directors Dialogue moderated by Aronofsky.
Check out some of our recent YouTube videos, including a conversation with Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgaard and two Q&As from New Directors/New Films, plus a playlist of women in film.
The thrilling true story stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Philippe Petit, the French high-wire artist who walked between the Twin Towers in 1974.
This week's episode of our podcast features a 2008 New York Film Festival conversation with Jia Zhang-ke, one of the most influential filmmakers in modern Chinese cinema.
Luminous Intimacy: The Cinema of Nathaniel Dorsky and Jerome Hiler, a complete dual retrospective, will take place during the 53rd New York Film Festival (September 25 – October 11).
Laura Poitras discussed her new documentary about Edward Snowden, the NSA, and surveillance in two conversations following its rapturous world premiere at the 52nd New York Film Festival.
The director and cast describe the process of retelling this disturbing story of all-American ambition following a pre-screening of the award-winning film. Foxcatcher screened in the Main Slate of the 52nd New York Film Festival.
Hear Alex Ross Perry, Jason Schwartzman, Joséphine de La Baume, cinematographer Sean Price Williams, and editor Robert Greene discuss Listen Up Philip, screening at NYFF.
Amy Taubin moderated a discussion with writer-director Damien Chazelle and actor J.K. Simmons at the Walter Reade Theater about their amazing Whiplash prior to its NYFF52 premiere. Listen to the full conversation here.