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.
Isabelle Huppert delivers an incredible, if sometimes difficult to watch, performance as a fictionalized version of the director, who was conned out of hundreds of thousands of dollars after suffering a stroke.
Cate Blanchett was feted to a Gala Tribute at the New York Film Festival this week, while a number of films had their debuts including James Gray's The Immigrant and Teller's Tim's Vermeer.
Joaquin Phoenix brings the weird at a press conference for The Immigrant, Claire Denis and Frederick Wiseman discuss their filmmaking ethos, red carpet clips from Inside Llewyn Davis and Le Week-end, a trailer for our Jean-Luc Godard retrospective, and more!
Featuring a magnificent performance by Paulina García, Sebastián Lelio’s Gloria offers the rare opportunity to see a film that entirely centers on a fifty-something woman who reconnects with herself.
At the midpoint of NYFF, we've got Centerpiece screenings of the World Premiere of Ben Stiller's Walter Mitty, conversations with Agnieszka Holland and Claire Denis, a duo of restored 35mm classics by Nicholas Ray, the first of our shorts programs, and more Views from the Avant-Garde!