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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 García Bernal and Hani Furstenberg.
Check out photos from our free NYFF Live events, the New York premiere of Sally Potter's Ginger and Rosa starring Elle Fanning, and other miscellaneous images from the 50th New York Film Festival.