Ben Stiller’s “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” Is NYFF51 Centerpiece image

Ben Stiller’s “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” Is NYFF51 Centerpiece

The World Premiere of Ben Stiller's The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, starring Stiller and Kristen Wiig, will screen as the Centerpiece Gala presentation at the 51st New York Film Festival.

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Paul Greengrass’ “Captain Phillips” Starring Tom Hanks to Open NYFF51 image

Paul Greengrass’ “Captain Phillips” Starring Tom Hanks to Open NYFF51

The World Premiere of Paul Greengrass' anticipated new film Captain Phillips starring Tom Hanks will screen as the Opening Night Gala at the 51st New York Film Festival.

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Paul Greengrass Talks “Captain Phillips,” Tom Hanks, and Hollywood image

Paul Greengrass Talks “Captain Phillips,” Tom Hanks, and Hollywood

Ahead of today's exciting announcement that Paul Greengrass' Captain Phillips will open the 51st New York Film Festival, the celebrated filmmaker chatted with FilmLinc Daily about his latest film, which stars two-time Academy Award winner and 2009 Film Society Chaplin Award honoree Tom Hanks.

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Second NYFF Critics Academy Accepting Applications

For the second year, a select group of aspiring film writers will participate in workshops and roundtable discussions and then hone their skills by covering the 51st New York Film Festival for FilmLinc Daily and Indiewire's Criticwire Blog. The deadline to apply is August 9.

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Searching for Jason

A landmark American indie was nearly lost, until it was found by a group of obsessive film archivists.

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The Cinephilia Locked Inside “Room 237”

Peter Labuza of NYFF Critics Academy responds to the argument that Room 237 is an attack on film criticism and delves into the particularly obsessive strain of cinephilia inspired by the work of Stanley Kubrick.

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Interview: Abbas Kiarostami, “Like Someone in Love” image

Interview: Abbas Kiarostami, “Like Someone in Love”

The Iranian master on working through language barriers in his latest. Japan-set film, as well as the ongoing debate between digital and film, the tragic "misunderstandings" between Iran and the U.S., and much more in this fascinating interview.

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Season Spotlight: “Amour”

It's been almost seven months since Michael Haneke's latest film was selected as the unanimous winner of the Palme d'Or in Cannes. Today, it finally arrived in select US cities! In today's Season Spotlight, we look back at the overwhelming praise Amour has received for the better part of a year.

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Season Spotlight: “Life of Pi”

Fittingly, the first of our awards season spotlights centers on NYFF50 Opening Night film Life of Pi. Ang Lee's latest has been almost universally praised for its pioneering CGI effects, use of 3D technology, and spiritual and emotional gravitas.

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Interview: Julia Loktev, “The Loneliest Planet” image

Interview: Julia Loktev, “The Loneliest Planet”

This NYFF '11 Main Slate selection has been dazzling festival audiences all year and is now in theaters in select cities. We spoke with the Georgian filmmaker about tongue twisters, the editing booth and her award-winning film starring Gael GarcĂ­a Bernal and Hani Furstenberg.

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