Series July 19 - 31, 2019

This Is Cinema Now: 21st Century Debuts

This summer, we’re highlighting those directors who have made their feature debuts since the year 2000—and who have all but begun to define what a 21st-century cinema might look like.
New Release

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am is an artful and intimate documentary about the life and work of the acclaimed novelist, and the countless people she has inspired. A Magnolia Pictures release.

Directed by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

New Release

A Bigger Splash

An intimate and innovative film about English-born, often California-based artist David Hockney and his work, honoring its subject through creative risk-taking.

Directed by Jack Hazan

Series June 27 - September 11, 2019

50th Mixtape: Free Double Features

It’s our golden anniversary, and as a special gift to our audiences—and all New York movie lovers—we’ve put together a free summer playlist.
Event July 25, 2019

Free Event: Disney/Pixar’s Coco and Live Performance by La Santa Cecilia

This free event takes place on July 25, 2019 at 7pm at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park. Seating is first come, first served, and gates open one hour prior to the performance.
Event July 31, 2019

Member Mingle

Film at Lincoln Center is the premier destination for movie lovers, and there is no one more dedicated to cinema then our community of Members! This summer, we are pleased to invite you to a Member Mingle. Meet other…

New Release Opens August 02, 2019


Based on a novel by Roberto Saviano, Piranhas is a haunting reflection on doomed adolescence following a pack of cocksure hellions as they descend into the violent, paranoid world of Naples's dominant crime group.

Directed by Claudio Giovannesi

Event August 13, 2019

Film Comment Talk: Richard Linklater and Ginger Sledge on Where’d You Go, Bernadette

We are delighted to welcome Linklater and longtime producer Sledge to discuss their work and their new film starring Cate Blanchett, Kristen Wiig, Billy Crudup, Judy Greer, and Laurence Fishburne.
New Release Opens August 16, 2019

What You Gonna Do When the World’s on Fire?

Roberto Minervini in person opening weekend!

Shot in very sharp black and white, Minervini’s follow-up to his Texas Trilogy is a portrait of African-Americans in New Orleans struggling to maintain their unique cultural identity and to find social justice.

Directed by Roberto Minervini

New Release Opens August 30, 2019

The Load

A work of enveloping atmosphere, Ognjen Glavonić’s wintry road movie concerns a truck driver tasked with transporting mysterious cargo from Kosovo to Belgrade during the 1999 NATO bombing of Yugoslavia. A New Directors/New Films 2019 selection. A Grasshopper Film release.

Directed by Ognjen Glavonić

Series October 12 - May 09, 2020

The Met: Live in HD 2019 through 2020

The Metropolitan Opera’s Peabody- and Emmy Award-winning series Met Opera: Live in HD is back for the 2019 – 2020 season. Experience operas live from the stage of the Metropolitan at the Walter Reade Theater—specially equipped with high definition screens and surround sound!