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Review: ‘Foxcatcher’

Review: ‘Foxcatcher’

Written & Directed by Bennett Miller Starring Steve Carrell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffallo, Siena Miller & Vanessa Redgrave In Theaters Friday, November 21, 2014 Foxcatcher, the hauntingly quiet new film from Bennett Miller, is about wrestling just as much as what wrestling is about: power, physicality, and isolation. The story is strange and grows stranger.

52nd New York Film Festival Announces Main Slate

The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced the 30 films that will comprise the Main Slate official selection of the 52nd New York Film Festival (September 26 – October 12), including such notable directors as Lisandro Alonso, Asia Argento, Olivier Assayas, Nick Broomfield, Pedro Costa, David Cronenberg, Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne, Abel Ferrara, Jean-Luc Godard,

Turkish Drama ‘Winter Sleep’ Wins Palme D’or at Cannes 2014

‘Winter Sleep‘ by Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan, took the Palme d’Or in the Cannes Film festival closing ceremony this past Saturday night. The film is a Chekhovian drama about an isolated actor dealing with marital breakdown in the mountains. Turkish director receives the award, handed out by director Quentin Tarantino and actress Uma Thurman. Proper choice

THE FILM SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER names Director/Writer ANDREA ARNOLD as the 2013 FILMMAKER IN RESIDENCE during THE 51ST NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL

The Film Society of Lincoln Center names director/writer, Andrea Arnold, as the 2013 Filmmaker in Residence, to take place during the 51st New York Film Festival.  Arnold will have the opportunity to focus on developing or refining new work, and participate in master classes, mentorships or cultural exchange and enrichment film programs with the Film

Applications for the IFP-Marcie Bloom Fellowship in Film Now Open

MARCIE BLOOM, former Co-President of Sony Pictures Classics and partner of Orion Classics, has formed alongside IFP (Independent Feature Project) The IFP-Marcie Bloom Fellowship in Film. The first of its kind, The IFP-Marcie Bloom Fellowship in Film is a New York-based mentoring program designed to introduce up to four college seniors and recent graduates each

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