Every Mother's Son is the story of three women in New York City whose sons were killed by police officers and who have transformed their personal tragedy into an opportunity to reform policing nationwide. | Read More
A baby goes missing in a New York suburb. Two young girls serve seven years for the crime and are released into a town that has neither forgiven nor forgotten. Soon, another child is missing, and two detectives investigate the mystery in a community where everyone seems to have a secret. An ensemble cast including Elizabeth Banks, Diane Lane, Dakota Fanning, and Nate Parker brings to life Laura Lippman’s acclaimed novel of secrets and murder. | Read MoreDrama, Female Director(s), Crime, New York, Female Screenwriter(s)
Over the course of The New Yorker magazine cartoonists' weekly lunch, four prominent artists share their styles, inspirations, and creative processes in Every Tuesday: A Portrait of the New Yorker Cartoonists.
Screening as part of the Shorts: Long Story Short program. | Read MoreDocumentary
Will Ferrell gives a heartfelt and affecting performance in newcomer Dan Rush's funny and touching adaptation of the Raymond Carver short story "Why Don't You Dance?" After losing his job and his wife in the same day, Nicolas Halsey hits rock bottom and moves all his possessions, and himself, to his front yard. With the help of a lonely teenager and his pregnant neighbor (Rebecca Hall), Nick begins to dispose of old junk, mend his past, and begin a new life. | Read More
Renowned photographer Peter Lindbergh and experimental filmmaker Holly Fisher, with actress Jeanne Moreau, weave a tapestry of images shaping one woman's deepest sense of selfhood. Music by Lois V Vierk. | Read MoreFemale Director(s)
Taylor Mead, film icon and former Andy Warhol superstar who lives in a monumentally cluttered apartment, is now a septuagenarian whose career ranges from playing Tarzan in one of Warhol's movies to the role of "Man at Party" in Midnight Cowboy to "Taylor" in Jim Jarmusch's recent Coffee and Cigarettes.
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Something is fishy about Exhibit 42. Rule one at any art gallery is “Do Not Touch The Artwork,” but when curious Myles comes face to fin with a certain irresistibly tantalizing installation piece, trouble is on the way. | Read More
In 2021, an imprisoned journalist faces a government execution. As the executioner nears, he contemplates a desperate escape attempt to return to his young family. | Read MoreDrama, Thriller, Science Fiction
As documentaries continue to gain a higher profile at the box office, what effect will theatrical distribution have on the subjects and stories of documentary film?
Confirmed Moderator: Owen Gleiberman (Entertainment Weekly)
Panelists: Micah Green (Cinetic Media), Billy Campbell (Discovery Networks), Fenton Bailey (Inside Deep Throat), Dana Brown (Step Into Liquid) | Read More