Press Releases

Morgan Freeman announced as recipient of the 43rd Chaplin Award

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today that Academy Award–winning actor Morgan Freeman will be honored at the 43rd Annual Chaplin Award Gala held at Lincoln Center on Monday, April 25, 2016. The evening will celebrate the remarkable talent of an actor who has portrayed some of the most memorable characters committed to film. The event will be attended by a host of notable guests and will include movie and interview clips culminating in the presentation of The Chaplin Award. For ticketing and additional information, go to filmlinc.org/gala. Read More

Golden Days: The Films of Arnaud Desplechin, March 11-17

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces Golden Days: The Films of Arnaud Desplechin, a survey of the acclaimed filmmaker’s oeuvre celebrating the theatrical premiere of his latest opus, My Golden Days, which was an official selection of the 53rd New York Film Festival. The Film Society is a longtime champion of Desplechin, with six of nine films in the series having played in the festival, and is pleased to revisit the director’s remarkable achievements in the week leading up to his newest release. Read More

Rendez-Vous with French Cinema Press & Industry Screening Schedule

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and UniFrance announce the 21st edition of Rendez-Vous with French Cinema, the celebrated annual showcase of the best in contemporary French film, March 3-13 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Special thanks to our Premiere sponsors Lacoste & Renault. Read More

Rendez-Vous with French Cinema, March 3-13

New York, NY (January 27, 2016) – The Film Society of Lincoln Center and UniFrance announce the 21st edition of Rendez-Vous with French Cinema, the celebrated annual showcase of the best in contemporary French film, March 3-13 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. The lineup—which consists of 21 feature films making their New York, U.S., or North American premieres—demonstrates that the landscape of French cinema is as fertile as ever, and the voices calling from it never more distinct. Read More

Industry Academy announced and will take place in New York, March 20-23

New York, NY (January 25, 2016) – The Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Locarno International Film Festival announced today the launch of a new joint initiative in the U.S., the Industry Academy International. After completing two successful 2015 editions in Mexico and Brazil, Locarno plans to extend the initiative to New York, where it will take place from March 20-23 at the Film Society. Read More

Dance on Camera Festival, February 12-16

The 44th edition of Dance on Camera Festival marks two landmark occasions: the 60th anniversary of the founding of Dance Films Association, which co-presents the festival with the Film Society of Lincoln Center, and the 20th anniversary of the partnership between the two arts organizations on this unique event. Read More

The 45th edition of New Directors/New Films (March 16-27)

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and The Museum of Modern Art announce the initial eight official selections for the 45th edition of New Directors/New Films (ND/NF), a festival dedicated to the discovery of new works by emerging and dynamic filmmaking talent. Read More

Manoel de Oliveira’s Tetralogy of Frustrated Love

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces the late icon Manoel de Oliveira’s extremely rare Tetralogy of Frustrated Love, a quartet of films never released in the U.S., February 25-28. Read More

Fort Buchanan Opens Theatrically for One Week Only on February 5

The film will have a theatrical run starting Friday, February 5 in conjunction with Friends with Benefits: An Anthology of Four New American Filmmakers. Read More

FSLC ANNOUNCES THE 16th EDITION OF FILM COMMENT SELECTS, FEBRUARY 17-24

THE FILM SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER ANNOUNCES THE 16th EDITION OF FILM COMMENT SELECTS, FEBRUARY 17-24 Opens with New York premiere of … Read More