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 Nicholas Kemp on November 6, 2015
The festival offers a selection of the best in contemporary Romanian filmmaking along with classic and landmark films, panels, and other special programs.
By Nicholas Kemp on September 16, 2015
The shadow of the New York Film Festival is long, but there's lots to be excited for after NYFF ends, from a program of shorts by a local filmmaker to Scary Movies and retrospectives of cinema greats!
By Maya Korn on December 5, 2014
Filmmaker Vlad Petri discusses filmmaking in a time of protest with FilmLinc.
By Brian Brooks on December 3, 2014
The actress stars as the daughter of a mother who is nostalgic for the country's communist past in Stere Gulea's I'm an Old Communist Hag, which screens in the upcoming Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema series opening this week at the Film Society.
By Brian Brooks on October 27, 2014
Romania's selection for Best Foreign Language Oscar consideration The Japanese Dog by Tudor Cristian Jurgiu will open this year's Making Waves series while the New York premiere of Viktoria by Maya Vitkova will close out the December event.
By Erik Luers on December 1, 2013
Earlier this year the director of The Death of Mr. Lăzărescu created 20 short trailers for the Transilvania International Film Festival. Much more than just lifeless visual products designed to sell a festival, these trailers will screen together in a free event as part of Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema.
By Erik Luers on November 27, 2013
A trio of "Red Westerns" from over 30 years ago finally hit American screens this weekend (on brand new 35mm prints!) in Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema. Richard Peña calls them "sharply observed and hugely entertaining." Read more and watch some hilarious clips from the films!
By Brian Brooks on October 31, 2013
Director Calin Peter Netzer discusses his leading lady Luminiţa Gheorghiu and his new film Child's Pose, which won the Golden Bear in Berlin and will have its New York Premiere at Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema in November.