Irresistible Cannes sensation Girlhood opens Friday with director Céline Sciamma (Tomboy) in person for Q&As!

Read More

Dance on Camera (January 30 – February 3) gives a whole new meaning to the phrase "motion picture."

Read More

Cannes Jury Prize winner Mommy from French-Canadian director Xavier Dolan is now playing daily!

Read More

First nine titles announced for New Directors/New Films, which runs March 18 – 29 at the Film Society and MoMA.

Read More

Abdellah Taïa's bracing, deeply personal account of growing up gay in Morocco, Salvation Army (ND/NF '14) is now playing daily.

Read More

Dance on Camera 2015 300x250 Give the Gift of Film 300x250
Filmlinc/Filmcomment Blog Filmlinc Blog Filmcomment Blog
Deep Focus: Timbuktu image

Film Comment Blog
Deep Focus: Timbuktu

Abderrahmane Sissako’s understated, humanist drama matches its emotional complexities with exquisite visuals

Read More »

The Close-Up: Jay and Mark Duplass on Their New HBO Series, ‘Togetherness’ image

The Close-Up: Jay and Mark Duplass on Their New HBO Series, ‘Togetherness’

Filmmakers/actors Jay and Mark Duplass visited the Film Society to share and discuss their new HBO series Togetherness. The pair also discuss doing "less meetings" and more "filmmaking" on this week's edition of our podcast, The Close-Up.

Read More »

Film of the Week: Hard to Be a God image
Film Comment Blog

Film of the Week: Hard to Be a God

The filth and the fury: Aleksei German's final film is an orgy of Bruegelian grotesqueries

Read More »

Video Essay: Altman TV image
Film Comment Blog

Video Essay: Altman TV

Where did Robert Altman come from? A rare look at the great filmmaker's early television works that helped shape his inimitable style

Read More »

Film Comment Selects: Nils Malmros image
Film Comment Blog

Film Comment Selects: Nils Malmros

The getting of wisdom: on the Danish auteur's deeply personal cinema and rare insights into childhood (and beyond)

Read More »

Interview: Abderrahmane Sissako image
Film Comment Blog

Interview: Abderrahmane Sissako

Of time and the city: the director of Timbuktu and Bamako talks about framing Africa on screen

Read More »

Bombast: True Enough image
Film Comment Blog

Bombast: True Enough

Honesty is the best policy: on the urge to reconcile history and fiction in American Sniper and Selma

Read More »

‘The Big Beat’ Director Joe Lauro on the Outsized Impact of Fats Domino image

‘The Big Beat’ Director Joe Lauro on the Outsized Impact of Fats Domino

The Big Beat: Fats Domino and the Birth of Rock ’n' Roll looks at legendary musician Fats Domino's humble New Orleans beginnings and his meteoric rise to cultural icon. The documentary screens January 24 as part of a Sound + Vision double bill.

Read More »

Film of the Week: The Duke of Burgundy image
Film Comment Blog

Film of the Week: The Duke of Burgundy

Peter Strickland reimagines Seventies Euro erotica in his latest meticulous pastiche

Read More »

Thank You to Our Sponsors