NYFF60 FAQ

What is NYFF60?
Presented by Film at Lincoln Center, the New York Film Festival has been a centerpiece of New York film culture since 1963, introducing national audiences to the most essential new cinematic works from around the world, and this year will mark the 60th edition of this globally recognized event, which has launched hundreds of notable films in its storied history.

When will NYFF60 take place?
NYFF60 will take place September 30 – October 16, 2022.

Where will NYFF60 take place?
NYFF60 will take place at Film at Lincoln Center’s Walter Reade Theater and Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, and Alice Tully Hall, with more venues to be announced.

How can I follow NYFF updates?
Sign up for the FLC newsletter and follow NYFF on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

How do I get early access to tickets?
Film at Lincoln Center Members at the Contributor level and above receive early access to NYFF tickets and more benefits year-around. Join our community of film lovers by August 16 to receive early access to NYFF60. Learn more here

NYFF60 Passes also provide early access to the festival and are on sale now! Learn more here.

When will General Public tickets go on sale?
General Public tickets will go on sale on Monday, September 19 at noon ET. Learn more here.

What films will screen at NYFF60?
The NYFF60 lineup will be announced this summer. Sign up for our newsletter to be the first to get updates.

What sections are in NYFF60?
NYFF60 is comprised of five sections:

  • Main Slate is the heart and historic core of the program.
  • Currents complements the Main Slate, tracing a more complete picture of contemporary cinema with an emphasis on new and innovative forms and voices.
  • Spotlight is NYFF’s showcase of the season’s most anticipated and significant films.
  • Revivals showcases important works from renowned filmmakers that have been digitally remastered, restored, and preserved with the assistance of generous partners.
  • Talks features in-depth conversations with filmmakers, critics, curators, and more.

Can I submit my film to NYFF60?
Short film submissions to NYFF60 are now open through June 3. Feature films are by invitation only.

Are there opportunities to work with the NYFF60 team?
Yes, current openings are on our job opportunities page, with more to be posted in the coming weeks.

How can I apply for press or industry accreditation?
Press and industry accreditation will open this summer. Check back for details.

What partnership opportunities are available at NYFF60?
For partnership opportunities, please contact Liz Gardner at [email protected] or call (212) 671-4559.

Can I volunteer for the NYFF60?
Volunteer opportunities will be announced in August. Check back soon for more details.

What health and safety measures are being taken during the festival?
Under the guidance of government and health officials, Film at Lincoln Center continues to monitor, evaluate, and update our policies as circumstances change. Please refer to our health protocols webpage for the most up-to-date information.

Are virtual screenings available?
There are no plans to offer virtual screenings at this time.