On this week’s podcast, we’re sharing a special conversation with the programmers of our new 62-film repertory series, Emotion Pictures: International Melodrama, which runs now through January 7th with classics from the silent era to modern dramas and subversive postmodern incarnations.

Programmers Florence Almozini, Dennis Lim, and Tyler Wilson recently sat down with the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Editorial Director Michael Koresky to talk about the genre’s history, its relevance today, and some of the series’ hidden gems.

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