This week we’re excited to present a special Programmers Preview of the 61st New York Film Festival. NYFF61 begins next Friday, September 29 and runs through October 15.

Tickets to this year’s festival are still available but going fast!

Listen to the following conversation with NYFF Artistic Director Dennis Lim, Revivals Programmer Dan Sullivan, Currents & Shorts Programmer Tyler Wilson, and Talks programmers Devika Girish and Madeline Whittle as they break down the films and events you can’t miss throughout this year’s 17-day festival. 

Opening with the North American premiere of Todd Haynes’s May December, this year’s festival will feature screenings across New York City’s five boroughs, free talks with your favorite filmmakers, stimulating panel discussions, trivia nights, and much more.

Listen to the podcast below and don’t forget to subscribe here for more filmmaker conversations.