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51st New York Film Festival Review: ’12 Years a Slave’

51st New York Film Festival Review: ’12 Years a Slave’

By now, the early adoration of British video artist turned feature film Director Steve McQueen‘s unflinching take on the experiences of the pre-20th Century South, ‘12 Years a Slave‘ is well documented and universally consensed as being a foremost representation of the era. From its premiere at Telluride to successful runs in Toronto and, now, the

U.S. Premiere of Director Steve McQueen’s ’12 YEARS A SLAVE’ at the 51ST NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL

The U.S. premiere of Steve McQueen’s new film, ‘12 Years A Slave‘, on Tuesday, October 8th at the New York Film Festival. McQueen will be on hand to present the film along with cast members, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Lupita Nyong’o, Adepero Oduye, Paul Dano and Alfre Woodard. The 17-day New York Film Festival highlights

Ben Stiller’s THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY Announced as Centerpiece Gala Selection for 51st NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL

Ben Stiller’s highly anticipated adaptation of James Thurber’s classic short story ‘THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY‘ which also stars Stiller alongside Kristen Wiig, will make its World Premiere on Saturday, October 5, 2013 as the Centerpiece Gala presentation for the upcoming 51st New York Film Festival. Stiller directs and stars in the remake of

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