The intersection between reverence for tradition and upheaval in a fast changing world are central components of NYFF films At Berkeley and Manakamana. Critics Academy member Mark E. Lukenbill takes a look in his dispatch from the festival for FilmLinc Daily.
The Alan Partridge movie had to simultaneously make loyal fans of the character happy and introduce new viewers to the canon. Amazingly, and to the surprise of even its writer/star Steve Coogan, it succeeded.
In our third batch of amazing photos from the 51st New York Film Festival, you'll find Cate Blanchett, Ben Stiller and the cast of Walter Mitty, Joaquin Phoenix, Isabelle Huppert, Andrea Arnold in a fox mask, and more!
Deeply-felt emotion and filmmaking go hand in hand for Claire Denis, who said during a recent talk about her new film Bastards: "Creating gives me the feeling that I am alive. When I feel nothing, I may as well be dead."
Chilean filmmaker Sebastián Lelio and actress Paulina García talked to FilmLinc about their film Gloria, which is Chile's entry for Best Foreign Language Oscar consideration, ahead of its U.S. premiere at the New York Film Festival.
Ben Stiller gives his take on The Secret Life of Walter Mitty ahead of its NYFF Centerpiece World Premiere Saturday. The film centers on an office worker who lives inside fantasy worlds where he gets to live an adventurous life while romancing his co-worker.