New Release


Nominated for Six Oscars!

In Bong’s exhilarating, Palme d’Or–winning sensation, a threadbare family of four struggling to make ends meet gradually hatches a scheme to work for, and as a result infiltrate, the wealthy household of an entrepreneur, his seemingly frivolous wife, and their troubled kids.

Directed by Bong Joon Ho

New Release


Q&As with Alla Kovgan on January 25

This painstakingly constructed new documentary charts the artistic evolution of choreographer Merce Cunningham and immerses the viewer in the precise rhythms and dynamic movements of his work through a 3D process that allows us to step inside the dance.

Directed by Alla Kovgan

New Release

Invisible Life

The New York Times Critic's Pick

The winner of the Un Certain Regard award at this year’s Cannes Film Festival and Brazil’s submission for this year’s Oscars, Invisible Life is a tropical melodrama by Karim Aïnouz (Madame Satã) about inseparable sisters raised, like all women of their generation, to be essentially invisible in the eyes of Brazilian society. An Amazon Studios release.

Directed by Karim Aïnouz

Event January 30, 2019

New Wave x New Year: A 2020 Kick-Off Event & Pre-Oscars Celebration

Ahead of the Academy Awards, we invite you to join your fellow New Wavers for a screening of Miloš Forman’s five-time Oscar-winner One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, starring Jack Nicholson and Louise Fletcher, which will be directly followed by a post-screening party at a nearby venue. 
Event February 06, 2020

Film Comment Talk: For Your Consideration: Actors of Color

We’re gathering together to discuss and celebrate the craft of our favorite performers of color from current cinema, as well as key figures and overlooked talents from film history.
Series February 07 - 13, 2020

Dreamed Paths: The Films of Angela Schanelec

German director Angela Schanelec’s films have a rhythm and tone all their own—mysterious yet moving, they unearth the metaphysics rumbling beneath the placid surface of everyday life. Join her in person for a complete retrospective.
New Release Opens February 21, 2020

Vitalina Varela

Pedro Costa’s latest, a film of deeply concentrated beauty, stars nonprofessional actor Vitalina Varela in a truly remarkable performance, reprising and expanding upon her haunted supporting role from Costa’s Horse Money. She plays a Cape Verdean woman who has come to Fontainhas for her husband’s funeral after being separated from him for decades.

Directed by Pedro Costa

New Release Opens March 06, 2020


In this wild shape-shifter, a vibrant, richly diverse backcountry Brazilian town finds its sun-dappled day-to-day disturbed when its inhabitants become the targets of a group of armed mercenaries. Bacurau is a vividly angry power-to-the-people fable like no other.

Directed by Kleber Mendonça Filho, Juliano Dornelles

New Release Opens March 20, 2020

The Truth

In his follow-up to the Palme d’Or–winning Shoplifters, Hirokazu Kore-eda casts two titans of French cinema, Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche, in a film structured around the rippling tensions underlying a family gathering.

Directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda

Series October 14 - 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!