Jun 14 - Jun 22
The 24th edition of the Human Rights Film Festival returns with a selection of films that bring human rights abuses to life through storytelling—challenging each individual to empathize and demand justice for all. One of the striking themes in this year’s festival is the tension between “traditional values” and human rights.
Jun 23 - Jun 27
Crafting his own unique niche where martial arts, jaw-dropping slapstick stunt work, and fast-paced thrills collide, Jackie Chan's films have brought delight to millions. So get over to Film Society to meet the man himself and gaze with awe at one of the most vital and inimitable canons of film comedy ever made.
Jun 26 - Jul 11
As an extension of our NYFF Live talks during the 50th New York Film Festival, Film Society will host free talks throughout the summer with filmmakers and actors including Sofia Coppola, Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke, David Lowery, and more! Check back for additions to this summer's lineup...
Film Society presents a monthly documentary showcase that will take audiences on a tour of the most exciting, innovative and consciousness-raising non-fiction filmmaking being made in the world today, with in-person filmmaker appearances, panel discussions and more!
Jun 28 - Jul 11
We’re back with the 12th edition of North America’s leading festival of popular Asian Cinema! This year's special focuses include New Filipino Cinema, Taiwanese “Black Movies,” Korean character actor Ryoo Seung-Beom, and shout-outs to two of the festival’s oldest friends, Well Go USA (the champion of Asian film among U.S. distributors) and the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York on the occasion of their 30th birthday. Co-presented with Subway Cinema.
Jul 12 - Jul 21
It is impossible to give a complete overview of current trends in Latin American filmmaking in just 10 days, so think of this edition of Latinbeat as a sampling of the vast amount of rich work the region has to offer. With a focus on emerging filmmakers and reflecting an increased collaboration between Latin American countries, join us in this exploration of a vibrant and fascinating cinema.