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Posted on 11.14.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center celebrates Film Comment magazine on the publication’s 50th Anniversary with 26 pages dedicated to the history of the magazine, its writers and editors and the films and filmmakers they have championed through the years. Highlights from the November/December issue includes interviews with Richard Corliss by David Thomson, Best and Worst covers and “The Guilty Pleasures Hall of Infamy”.
Posted on 11.4.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today Ben Stiller Directs, December 6-8, a complete survey of actor-director-producer-writer Ben Stiller’s work behind the camera. Following the world premiere of his new film, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, at the 51st New York Film Festival, the Film Society of Lincoln Center celebrates Stiller’s body of work as a director — one that happens also to include several of his greatest performances. Tickets are now on sale, visit Filmlinc.com.
Posted on 10.31.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today Ozu and his Afterlives, a program honoring the work and legacy of the great Japanese director Yasujiro Ozu (1903 – 1963), running December 4 – 12. Timed to the 110th anniversary of Ozu’s birth and the 50th anniversary of his death on December 12, 2013, the series will celebrate the legendary filmmaker’s work as well as his indelible influence on some of today’s most notable directors. Series includes restorations of Ozu classics EQUINOX FLOWER and AN AUTUMN AFTERNOON as well as Ozu-influenced films by Pedro Costa, Claire Denis, Hou Hsiao-Hsien, Jim Jarmusch, Aki Kaurismaki, Hirokazu Kore-eda and Wim Wenders.
Posted on 10.29.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today a week of Harold Pinter: Comedies of Menace & Quiet Desperation, November 22 – 28. As Pinter's magnum opus Betrayal plays on Broadway, the Film Society of Lincoln Center will present a sample of some of the best film adaptations of his work, as well as films based on his own original screenplays and adaptations of other writers' work.
Posted on 10.28.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Romanian Film Initiative are pleased to announce the 8th edition of MAKING WAVES: New Romanian Cinema, which has been hailed by The Wall Street Journal as “the annual weeklong survey that has helped define and establish the southeastern European country as a stronghold of socially incisive, independently minded personal cinema.” The 8th edition of the festival will take place at the Film Society of Lincoln Center from November 29 to December 3, 2013. The festival offers the best selection of contemporary Romanian filmmaking, including features, documentaries and shorts, along with retrospectives of Romanian filmmakers, special programs, panels and a book launch. This year the series will expand with a selection of the line up screening at the Jacob Burns Film Center from December 5-10.
Posted on 10.23.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today it will present The Discreet Charm of George Cukor (December 13 – January 7). Organized in collaboration with the Locarno Film Festival, the series runs 26 days and offers a comprehensive overview of the Academy Award®- winning director’s work, the first presentation of its kind in several decades in New York City. Highlights will include THE ACTRESS, ADAM’S RIB, BORN YESTERDAY, CAMILLE, THE CHAPMAN REPORT, DINNER AT EIGHT, GASLIGHT, HELLER IN PINK TIGHTS, HOLIDAY, LET’S MAKE LOVE, LITTLE WOMEN, MY FAIR LADY, THE PHILADELPHIA STORY, A STAR IS BORN, THE WOMEN and many more!
Posted on 10.22.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today the lineup for the 2013 Mountainfilm series, which runs from November 15-17, 2013. From the tops of the rugged Himalayas and Mount Everest to the frigid beaches by the Arctic Circle and rippling oceans around the world, this bold documentary series takes audiences on dynamic journeys to the great outdoors – all in the comfort of a movie theater.
Posted on 10.18.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center’s upcoming horror series Scary Movies 7 announced it has added a special screening of Bobcat Goldthwait’s WILLOW CREEK preceded by a screening of the horror classic THE NANNY, starring Bette Davis on Tuesday, November 5.
Posted on 10.15.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center’s annual horror fest Scary Movies returns for its 7th edition featuring several U.S. and New York City premieres among its lineup of highly anticipated horror films and thrillers, genre rarities and fan favorites. Appearances include filmmakers Eli Roth, Andrew van den Houten, Cliff Prowse and Derek Lee.
Posted on 10.3.2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today an additional screening of Jean-Luc Godard’s 1962 masterpiece Vivre sa vie on 35MM, during the 51st New York Film Festival (September 27-October 13). The film was previously announced as part of the Jean-Luc Godard – The Spirit of the Forms three-week retrospective (October 9-30). The additional screening will take place tomorrow, October 4, at 9PM at Alice Tully Hall. Tickets now available at a special $10 price! Visit Filmlinc.com/NYFF for more information.