Category: NewYorkFilmFest54

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MANCHESTER BY THE SEA Film Review, 54th New York Film Festival

By Senior Editor Kadia Goba, December 5, 2016 The gloomy opening shot of a cold Manchester Bay poetically provides a scenic tipoff of writer-director Kenneth Lonergan’s two-hour, 15-minute film about the doldrums and calamities of the film’s characters in this…

13TH Film Review, 54th New York Film Festival

By Senior Editor Kadia Goba, December 5, 2016 Once again, Ava DuVernay Executive Producer of the resoundingSELMA, leads us through a sensitive but powerful cinematic voyage, this time, detailing the big business of mass incarceration and its menacing of American…

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO Film Review

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO is a mind bending, soul immersing cinematic seance with James Baldwin. An incredible transcendental experience. Though I saw the screening several days ago, I can still feel Baldwin through the medium of a resonant Samuel…

Kadia Goba Reviews THE SETTLERS at New York Film Festival 54

Director: Shimon Dotan Writers: Oron Adar and Shimon Doton Public Screenings: Thursday, October 6, 6 p.m., Walter Reade Theater Friday, Oct 7, 9 p.m., Howard Gilman Theater   Besides providing essential historical context for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, THE SETTLERS gives…

NYFF54 Complete Lineup for Free Daily Talk Series Live

HBO® is the presenting sponsor of NYFF Live, which features actors, directors, writers, critics, and other industry insiders participating in daily evening discussions from October 1 – 14 in the Amphitheater at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center. Expanding on…

The WORD’s Classified Ads

The WORD is excited to offer online classified ads to Hunter College and New York City. From student housing to roommates to textbooks to jobs and internships, there is something for everyone here. loading classifieds…

Participants for the 54th New York Film Festival Artist Academy and Critics Academy

The Artist Academy is an immersive creative experience for filmmakers early in their careers, and the Critics Academy, a workshop for aspiring film critics, at the 54th New York Film Festival (September 30 – October 16). The NYFF Critics Academy,…

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Lineup For Convergence at 54th New York Film Festival

Nine new works include two World Premieres, audience-directed narrative films, large-scale installations, virtual and augmented reality projects, and more immersive storytelling innovations Plus: Talks featuring ILMxLAB’s Hilmar Koch & Nick Rasmussen, StoryCode’s Mike Knowlton, producer Lindsay Doran on the psychology…

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Revivals Lineup for 54th New York Film Festival

New restorations of Kenji Mizoguchi’s Ugetsu, Marlon Brando’s One-Eyed Jacks, Edward Yang’s Taipei Story, Tomás Gutiérrez Alea’s Memories of Underdevelopment, anniversary revivals of The Battle of Algiers and Harlan County USA, long-lost shorts by late master Jacques Rivette, and more…