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 Alex Hunter on March 31, 2017
See in-depth talks including a Q&A following our program of films directed by Paul Newman and the legendary Jean-Pierre Léaud on The Death of Louis XIV.
By Film Society on December 21, 2015
Film Comment magazine’s annual festival returns February 17-24 with its customarily unpredictable blend of sublime wonders and hard-hitting visions, including films by Terence Davies, Chantal Akerman, Andrzej Żuławski, Hirokazu Kore-eda, Benoît Jacquot, and more.
By Nicholas Kemp on January 22, 2014
The ever-eclectic series features recent work by Hong Sang-soo, Bernardo Bertolucci, Jane Campion, Ti West, and Denis Villeneuve, plus rarely-screened older gems by Christian Petzold, Raúl Ruiz, and much more!
By Anna Husted on January 25, 2013
With 22 films ranging from the gory to the delightful, the lo-fi to the pro-life, and from the likes of Marco Bellocchio, Jeff Bridges, Ingmar Bergman, Isabelle Huppert, Takashi Miike, and Michel Gondry, there really is something for everyone in this year's Film Comment Selects!
By Ece Öncü on February 22, 2012
In its second week, the ever-eclectic festival delivers screwball comedies (David Wain's "Wanderlust"), inventive horror ("Silent House" starring Elizabeth Olsen), engrossing documentaries (three by Jean-Pierre Gorin) and other not-to-be-missed gems ("Margaret," anyone?).
By Gavin Smith on February 18, 2011
"We refuse all borders in the magazine and in the movie theater: That’s why both in our pages and in our programs we celebrate genre fare from kung-fu movies to horror flicks right alongside the work of certified art-house luminaries like Jia Zhangke, Thomas Vinterberg, and not forgetting R.W. Fassbinder."