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Posted on 9.16.2011
The Film Society announces two short films programs for the 2011 NYFF. Due to scheduling conflicts, Oliver Stone’s “Untold History of the United States” will no longer screen at the festival and will be replaced with a special 25th Anniversary screening of SALVADOR, with Stone in attendance. The Masterworks screening of BEN-HUR will be attended by Fraser Heston (the son of Charlton Heston), Catherine Wyler (the daughter of director William Wyler) and Toby Wyler, (the director’s great-grandson).
Posted on 9.16.2011
The Ghetto Film School (GFS), Film Society of Lincoln Center and Google partners for 12th Annual Public Screening at Lincoln Center, to take place on Monday, Sept. 26. The event will showcase 10 short films created by the 2011–2012 GFS Fellows. The projects will also be spotlighted on YouTube’s Homepage, allowing viewers from around the globe to watch the films in real time. Jury members include Jim Jarmusch and Melissa Leo.
Posted on 9.14.2011
The Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced today details of a unique collaborative program entitled “Emerging Visions,” which will run concurrent to the New York Film Festival. The daylong event, taking place on Monday, October 3rd at the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s new Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, will introduce 25 emerging filmmaking talents to some of the most prolific directors and producers in the industry today.
Posted on 9.9.2011
Fully Restored Film Will Be Feted with a Blue Carpet Screening and Q&A with Julie Andrews on September 15th, Just Prior to Its Debut on High Definition Blu-ray Disc™ on September 20th.
Posted on 9.8.2011
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces Kevin Smith’s SMoviola presents The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension with Peter Weller, John Lithgow and others for the 2011 New York Film Festival; HBO Films® Directors Dialogues with Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky, Abel Ferrera, Julia Loktev and Wim Wenders; complete lineup for Views From the Avant-Garde.
Posted on 9.7.2011
Posted on 9.1.2011
The Film Society celebrates the films of Tuesday Weld, honors the 10th Anniversary of 9/11 and salutes the artistry of Fei Mu among a robust month of films in September.
Posted on 8.29.2011
The Film Society hosts two iconoclastic directors and announces a Labor Day weekend celebrating movie trilogies.
Posted on 8.24.2011
This year’s special programs to include the first-ever screening of a new ending to Joe Berlinger’s and Bruce Sinofsky’s "Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory" including footage from the events surrounding the recent celebrated release of the West Memphis Three.
Posted on 8.19.2011
Presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center in collaboration with the Polish Cultural Institute in New York and the Polish Film Institute in Warsaw, TRANSITIONS: RECENT POLISH CINEMA offers a provocative look at Poland today, courtesy of an exciting new wave of Polish filmmakers.