Special Events

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

  • Rex Ingram
  • 1921
  • USA
  • 35mm
  • 132 minutes

Introduction by Matthew Nolan, Sean Mac Erlaine, Kevin Murphy, Adrian Crowley, and Barry Adamson

Rex Ingram’s monumental antiwar film is a devastating tale about a divided Argentine family fighting on opposite sides during World War I. Featuring the North American premiere of a new score composed and performed by Matthew Nolan, Seán Mac Erlaine, Adrian Crowley, Kevin Murphy, and Barry Adamson.

The Other Side of the Wind

  • Orson Welles
  • 2018
  • USA
  • 122 minutes

Extended conversation with Frank Marshall, Filip Jan Rymsza, Peter Bogdanovich, and Morgan Neville on September 29

Almost 50 years after Orson Welles started shooting, The Other Side of the Wind, starring Welles as Jake Hannaford, an old-guard macho Hollywood director at the end of his tether, has finally been completed by Welles’s collaborators.

They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead

  • Morgan Neville
  • 2018
  • USA
  • 98 minutes
Morgan Neville’s documentary proves that the story of the making of Orson Welles’s The Other Side of the Wind is as engrossing and rich in character and incident, and perhaps even more epic in scale, than the film itself.

Film Comment Presents


  • Ali Abbasi
  • 2018
  • Sweden/Denmark
  • 108 minutes
Scandinavian mythology makes for a visceral fantastical drama on the mystery of identity in this adaptation of a story by Let the Right One In writer John Ajvide Lindqvist, about a troll-like customs inspector, Tina, who possesses the ability to sniff out contraband and moral corruption

The Wild Pear Tree

  • Nuri Bilge Ceylan
  • 2018
  • Turkey
  • 188 minutes
Against the gorgeous backdrop of rolling country and idyllic farmland, Turkish auteur Nuri Bilge Ceylan (Once Upon a Time in Anatolia) captures the wrenching struggles of a bright literary graduate trying to take flight in a world he can’t entirely accept.