The fallout from the financial crisis, the challenges facing public education, and the idealism of youth are just some areas covered in Frederick Wiseman's latest direct cinema epic At Berkeley.
Highly acclaimed at the Sheffield Doc/Fest, where it won the Audience Award, Mark Levinson's documentary about the Large Hadron Collider and the most significant scientific experiment of a generation is both visually compelling and brilliantly informative.
View the new clip from Alexander Payne's Nebraska, which will have its North American premiere at the upcoming New York Film Festival.
NYFF Filmmaker in Residence Andrea Arnold talks about her ideas for the program and how it will benefit her new project set in America, why she thinks of herself as a "Method Director," and what she's looking forward to during her time in New York.
Writer-director Andrea Arnold has been named the Filmmaker in Residence for the upcoming 51st New York Film Festival. The inaugural program, spearheaded by Film Society in partnership with Jaeger-LeCoultre, aims to "further the goals of filmmakers at an earlier stage in the creative process."
In his contemplative family drama Stray Dogs, which recently won the Grand Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival, Tsai Ming-liang makes use of a drenched, urban setting to draw powerful emotional connections between the streets and their occupants.
Acclaimed South Korean director Hong Sang-Soo returns to the New York Film Festival for the seventh time with Nobody’s Daughter Haewon, a thematically complex yet eloquently simple portrait of a young woman in search of herself.