Our blog takes you inside the Film Society of Lincoln Center with photos, videos, and podcasts from our screenings, talks, and events, plus announcements of upcoming programs and coverage of our artist and education initiatives.
By John Heavey on February 28, 2012
Film Society is proud to present a complete, six-film retrospective of the accomplished but under-appreciated Russian director whose nearly impossible-to-find work ranks with that of Tarkovsky but has suffered at the hands of censorship, prohibition and neglect.
By Jeffrey Bloomer on February 28, 2012
Watch video of Franco's conversation with Film Comment editor Gavin Smith about his reworking of Gus Van Sant's New Queer Cinema touchstone "My Own Private Idaho" after a screening at this year's Film Comment Selects festival.
By Daniel Rubinton on February 27, 2012
Wajda's story of a determined young union leader and the birth of the Polish Solidarity movement played NYFF '81 and returns to Film Society tomorrow night at 6pm as part of our ongoing series "50 Years of the New York Film Festival."
By Gavin Smith on February 27, 2012
The Tiger Competition bears its claws
By Jeffrey Bloomer on February 27, 2012
Two ongoing programs will highlight the best new independent narrative and documentary films, respectively, and further Film Society's commitment to discovering emerging cinematic talent. "Indie Night" will be guest curated by producer Ted Hope in 2012.
By Eugene Hernandez on February 27, 2012
A hit at this year's New York Film Festival, Asghar Farhadi's "A Separation" won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film last night. Here's the text of Farhadi's speech.
By John Heavey on February 24, 2012
Heading into Sunday, a whopping 50 of this year's Academy Award nominations belong to movies that played at Film Society this year as part of the 49th New York Film Festival, New Directors/New Films, member and patron screenings, or in runs at our beautiful new Film Center!