Category: Published Stories

Special Events and Shorts for the 55th New York Film Festival

Includes World Premiere docs about Steven Spielberg, Bob Dylan, and the Metropolitan Opera; a series of four new films by Claude Lanzmann; a conversation with Kate Winslet and a master class with cinematographers Vittorio Storaro and Ed Lachman; a new restoration of G.W. Pabst’s Pandora’s Box premiering a new score; the return of Film Comment Presents; and more

Civil Rights Organizations and Census Experts Highlight Damaging Consequences of Congress’ Failure to Fund the 2020 Census Appropriately

Leading civil rights organizations and census experts hosted an audio press briefing August 24 to discuss ongoing policy decisions that could put a successful 2020 Census at risk, including insufficient funding for rigorous, on-time census planning and preparations, and the need for a highly qualified and widely respected professional to serve as the next Senate-confirmed director of the U.S. Census Bureau.

BRIGSBY BEAR Film Review

Now playing at the Landmark Theater In lower Manhattan Directed by Dave McCary Written by Kevin Costello and Kyle Mooney Starring Kyle Mooney, Beck Bennett, Claire Danes, Mark Hamill, Jane Adams, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Greg Kinnear, Kate Lyn Sheil, Ryan…