Robert Redford, Bruce Dern, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Ralph Fiennes are winning accolades for their roles in films that premiered this week at the New York Film Festival. Most, if not all, will be likely contenders as Awards Season gains momentum this fall.
The parade of premieres, filmmakers and actors continued at Lincoln Center as the New York Film Festival headed into the week. About Time made its U.S. debut along with Strangers By the Lake, as Omar teased its premiere later this week. And NYFF's Emerging Artists talked about their craft.
The first 24 hours of the 51st New York Film Festival were a whirlwind, but we ran around with notepad in hand so you don't have to miss a thing!
The 51st New York Film Festival officially gets underway this evening and the film world is taking notice. We've round up some of our favorite critical reactions to NYFF and the films playing this weekend.