NYFF50: On the Arts
Director Philippe Béziat and Producer Philippe Martin in person at 9/29 and 10/1 screenings!
Met Opera favorite Natalie Dessay prepares to take on the role of Violetta in Philippe Béziat’s lovely film about the staging of Verdi’s masterwork at the Aix-en-Provence Festival in France.Read more »
World Premiere! Ricky Jay in person!
A warm and fascinating portrait of the man widely considered to be the world’s greatest magician: actor, raconteur and master illusionist Ricky Jay.Read more »
Fassbinder regular and cabaret performer Ingrid Caven performs a rich repertoire of songs in French, German and English before the intimate camera of director Bertrand Bonello.Read more »
A fascinating chronicle of the explosion of punk rock in 1970s South Africa, where it became a second front in the burgeoning war against Apartheid. Director Keith Jones and producer Jefe Brown in person!Read more »
Director Jeff Kaufman in person at both screenings!
Director Jeff Kaufman’s look at the life of legendary jazz drummer and bandleader Chick Webb is a meditation on the transformative power of art as well as a monument to a great American artist.Read more »