All the latest news from the Film Society of Lincoln Center including lineups for our series, festivals, and events, plus information about our education and artist initiatives.

My First Film Fest Showcases Classic and New Cinematic Works for the Next Generation of Movie Lovers

This third annual festival for kids and teenagers features family-friendly selections from around the world, including New York premieres, repertory classics, innovative short films, and more.

Revealing the Directors’ Eyes on the NYFF56 Poster

Collaboratively designed by cinematographer Ed Lachman and visual artist JR, the poster for the 56th New York Film Festival features 41 pairs of eyes that belong to famous film directors.

Frederick Wiseman, Ed Lachman, Tamara Jenkins, Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Alex Ross Perry & More Will Participate in NYFF Live Talks

HBO® is the presenting sponsor of NYFF Live, which features actors, directors, writers, critics, and other industry insiders participating in daily evening discussions from September 29 – October 10 in the Amphitheater at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center.

Unveiling the NYFF56 Poster Designed by Ed Lachman and JR

The Film Society of Lincoln Center has revealed the poster for the 56th New York Film Festival (September 28 – October 14), collaboratively designed by cinematographer Ed Lachman and visual artist JR.

NYFF56 Artist and Critics Academies Announced

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces the participants for the Artist Academy, an immersive four-day program for filmmakers early in their careers, and the Critics Academy, a workshop for aspiring film writers and a venture of Film Comment magazine, at the 56th New York Film Festival (September 28 – October 14).

Shorts and Talks at the 56th New York Film Festival Announced

Featuring films from nine countries as well as from burgeoning talent here in New York, the shorts section presents 21 films in four different programs. NYFF Talks will bring wide-ranging conversations with directors featured in NYFF56 to the public.

Orson Welles’s The Other Side of the Wind and More NYFF56 Special Events Announced

The Special Events section for the 56th New York Film Festival, taking place September 28–October 14 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, has been announced.

NYFF56 Spotlight on Documentary Lineup Announced

This year’s series of dispatches from the front lines of nonfiction cinema features intimate portraits of artists, depictions of the quest for political and social justice, and much more.

NYFF56 Retrospective and Revivals Announced

This year’s three-part Retrospective section pays tribute to late film industry luminaries Dan Talbot and Pierre Rissient, and spotlights three documentary odes to cinema.

Convergence Brings Virtual Reality and Immersive Cinema Projects to NYFF56

The seventh edition of the highly anticipated annual program delves into innovative modes of storytelling via interactive experiences, featuring Virtual Reality, Immersive Cinema, AI, and more.
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