The acclaimed documentary filmmaker came to Film Society to chat with Richard Peña and the audience about his debut feature "Roger & Me." Moore credits he film's screening at the New York Film Festival in 1989 with helping to launch his career.
Tonight we mark the halfway point of our year-by-year survey of the history of the New York Film Festival with two very different films by equally unique cinematic masters: Jackie Chan's "Police Story" (NYFF '87) at 6:15pm and Clint Eastwood's "Bird" (NYFF '88) at 8:30pm.
Our ongoing celebration of the New York Film Festival's 50-year history continues with entries from NYFF '82 and NYFF '83, playing back-to-back on Tuesday at 6:00pm and 8:15pm.
Winner of an Academy Award for "A Separation," Asghar Farhadi's four previous films will screen at the Walter Reade Theater April 6 – 8.
A hit at this year's New York Film Festival, Asghar Farhadi's "A Separation" won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film last night. Here's the text of Farhadi's speech.
Heading into Sunday, a whopping 50 of this year's Academy Award nominations belong to movies that played at Film Society this year as part of the 49th New York Film Festival, New Directors/New Films, member and patron screenings, or in runs at our beautiful new Film Center!