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Czech series @ Walter Reade Theater

16 Films Many Special Guests October 23-29 The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Laura Blum, in collaboration with the Czech Film Center and Czech Center New York, will present a series to mark the 20th anniversary of Czech freedom, … Continue reading

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Keeping the Independent Flame – 30 Years of First Run Features

Keeping the Independent Flame: The Film Society of Lincoln Center Honors 30 YEARS OF FIRST RUN FEATURES  19 Films Celebrating the Trailblazing Indie Film Distributor August 26-September 4 The Film Society of Lincoln Center is celebrating the 30th anniversary of distributor … Continue reading

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Spotlight On Andrei Tarkovsky

There are few filmmakers more controversial or more “difficult” for mainstream audiences to appreciate than the Russian existential master Andrei Tarkovsky. His films are indeed an acquired taste, but for those willing to take the complex cinematic journeys, there are … Continue reading

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European Views at New York Gay Film Festival

New York audiences interested in a uniquely gay European point of view have several films to sample at the NewFest, New York’s key gay and lesbian film festival event. The Festival obviously values this European perspective, having chosen a UK … Continue reading

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The 14th Rendez-Vous with French Cinema Returns To Open The Newly Renovated Alice Tully Hall with U.S. Premiere of “Paris 36”

The Film Society of Lincoln Center will help re-open Lincoln Center’s newly renovated Alice Tully Hall with the U.S. premiere of Christophe Barratier’s “Paris 36,” the Opening Night selection of The Film Society and Unifrance’s celebrated annual film series, Rendez-Vous … Continue reading

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An Opinionated Take On The 14th Rendez-Vous with French Cinema

Next month, the Film Society of Lincoln Center presents its annual “Rendezvous with French Cinema.” French cinema produces enough interesting films yearly to justify an annual series, something that seems less likely to be true of, say, Spanish or even … Continue reading

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MIAAC 2008: New York’s Indian Film Festival

One day after the historic election that promised to dewax America’s ears, New Yorkers amped up the global love-in with a celebration of Indian cinema. The eighth Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council Film Festival, running November 5-9, features independent arthouse fare … Continue reading

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