Jenni Olson's The Royal Road will close the second installment of Art of the Real, taking place April 10-26. The festival includes a number of North American premieres as well as previously announced sidebars spotlighting Agnès Varda and the use of reenactments.
Obscure Pleasures: The Films of Walerian Borowczyk (April 2-9) will feature seldom-seen work from the controversial filmmaker on the big screen.
Nicolas Winding Refn and Liv Corfixen are featured in this week's edition of the Film Society's podcast, The Close-Up. In part one of the episode the couple discuss Corfixen's documentary, My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, and part two spotlights a 2013 conversation with Refn.
Rendez-Vous with French Cinema titles Love at First Flight and Hippocrates were honored at the annual César Awards recently in Paris. The films will screen in the 20th annual series which spotlights French film. Rendez-Vous opens this Friday.
On this week's edition of the Film Society's weekly podcast series The Close-Up, we're featuring a conversation with filmmaker David Cronenberg from 2005. His latest film, Maps to the Stars opens this week.
The complete lineup for New Directors/New Films is out. The 44th edition of the annual festival organized by the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and the Film Society of Lincoln Center includes 26 international features and 16 short films.
Marielle Heller's Sundance hit The Diary of a Teenage Girl will open the annual festival on March 18. New Directors/New Films is a co-presentation of the Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Museum of Modern Art.
The 15th Film Comment Selects series, taking place February 20 - March 5 opens Friday with Mark Hartley's Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films.