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Friday November 11th: Editor’s Pick

9:15 at 92YTribeca [Program & Tix]

NIGHTMARE ALLEY
Goulding | 1947 | US | 110m
“Overdue”
9:15 at 92YTribeca

“In more moods than not, I think of it as my favorite movie. It is about one man’s metamorphosis, his bizarre and fated descent to geekdom. But it is about much more as well: forbidden cons and unspeakable rackets, the horrors of greed and soullessness. It is a film in a class by itself – its concocted, last-minute happy ending notwithstanding, it stands today as one of the darkest, most psychologically chilling pictures ever made. For infallible truth, hear me: this is one movie worth seeing again and again.” – Nick Tosches [Read More]

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___92YTribeca___
ALIAS NICK BEAL
John Farrow | 1949 | US | 82min
“Overdue”
7:30

 

NIGHTMARE ALLEY
Edmund Goulding | 1947 | US | 110min
“Overdue”
9:15

 

___American Museum of Natural History___
Retrospective Shorts Program
JERO ON JERO: A BALINESE TRANCE SÉANCE OBSERVED
Patsy Asch, Timothy Asch, & Linda Connor | 1980 | Indonesia/US | 17min
THE MAD MASTERS
Jean Rouch | 1955 | France/Niger | 36min
TRANCE AND DANCE IN BALI
Gregory Bateson & Margaret Mead | 1952 | Indonesia/US | 22min
“Margaret Mead Film Festival”
5:00

 

MEMOIRS OF A PLAGUE
Robert Nugent | 2011 | Australia/Egypt/Ethiopia/Italy/Tanzania | 77min
*Nugent in person
“Margaret Mead Film Festival”
6:00

 

PLANET KIRSAN
Magdalena Pięta | 2010 | Poland | 50min
“Margaret Mead Film Festival”
6:00

 

THE OBSERVERS
Jacqueline Goss | 2011 | US | 69min
*Goss in person
“Margaret Mead Film Festival”
7:00

 

CONVENTO
Jarred Alterman | 2011 | Portugal/US | 54min
*Alterman and artist Christiaan Zwanikken in person
“Margaret Mead Film Festival”
8:00

 

SPACE TOURISTS
Christian Frei | 2009 | Kazakhstan/Romania/Russia/Switzerland | 90min
*Frei in person
“Margaret Mead Film Festival”
8:00

 

___Anthology Film Archives___
NIGHT SHIFTS
Ivette Löcker | 2010 | Austria | 97min
7:30

 

___BAMcinématek___
THIS IS SPINAL TAP
Rob Reiner | 1984 | US | 92min
*Q&A with Spinal Tap bassis Derek Smalls (Harry Shearer) via Skype at 7:00 show
7:00, 11:11

 

___Film Forum___
DEAD BIRDS
Robert Gardner | 1964 | US | 85min
*Gardner in-person at 8:00 show
**Dbl Ftr w/ THE NUER
“Robert Gardner: Artist/Ethnographer”
1:20, 4:40, 8:00

 

THE NUER
Hilary Harris & George Breidenbach | 1971 | US | 80min
*Dbl Ftr w/ DEAD BIRDS
“Robert Gardner: Artist/Ethnographer”
3:10, 6:40, 9:45

 

___Film Society of Lincoln Center___
I LOVE YOU, ALICE B. TOKLAS!
Hy Averback | 1968 | US | 92min
“Hollywood’s Jew Wave”
1:45

 

GOODBYE, COLUMBUS
Larry Peerce | 1969 | US | 102min
“Hollywood’s Jew Wave”
3:45

___Film Society of Lincoln Center (con’t)___
THE APPRENTICESHIP OF DUDDY KRAVITZ
Ted Kotcheff | 1974 | US | 120min
“Hollywood’s Jew Wave”
6:00

 

LENNY
Bob Fosse | 1974 | US | 11min
“Hollywood’s Jew Wave”
9:00

 

___IFC Center___
LENINGRAD COWBOYS GO AMERICA
Aki Kaurismäki | 1989 | Finland | 78min
“Weekend Classics”
11:00am

 

___Maysles Cinema___
THE ALMIGHTY CLOCK
Rupert Cummings, Jr. | 2011 | US | 65min
MAN FREE
Kinsey Beck | 2011 | US | 54min
*Director Ruper tCummings in-person
“CariBBeing Presents: Fl@tbush Film Festival, 2nd Edition”
7:30

 

___Museum of Arts and Design___
LOVE EXPOSURE
Sion Sono | 2008 | Japan | 237min
“Sion Sono”
7:00

 

___Museum of Modern Art___
RED RIVER
Howard Hawks | 1948 | US | 133min
“An Auteurist History of Film”
1:30

 

MIST
Kim Soo-yong | 1967 | South Korea | 77min
“To Save and Project: The Ninth MoMA International Festival of Film Preservation”
4:00

 

TEARS OF THE BLACK TIGER
Wisit Sasanatieng | 2000 | Thailand | 104min
“In Focus: Fortissimo Films”
4:30

 

THE EXTRAORDINARY VOYAGE
Serge Bromberg & Eric Lange | 2011 | Frane | 60min
A TRIP TO THE MOON
Georges Méliès | 1902 | France | 16min
*Introduced by Séverine Wemaere (Technicolor Foundation), Gilles Duval (Groupama Gan Fondation), Serge Bromberg (Lobster Films)
“To Save and Project: The Ninth MoMA International Festival of Film Preservation”
7:00

 

HAPPY TOGETHER
Wong Kar-Wai | 1997 | Hong Kong | 96min
*Introduced by Cinematogtapher Christopher Doyle
“In Focus: Fortissimo Films”
8:00

 

___reRun Gastropub Theater___
BARBERSHOP PUNK
Georgia Archer and Kristen Armfield | 2011 | US | 83min
*Filmmakers & Special Guests
7:00, 10:00

 

___Rubin Museum___
THE LAST WALTZ
Martin Scorsese | 1978 | US | 117min
“Cabaret Cinema”
*Free with $7 bar minimum
9:30

 

___Sunshine at Midnight___
DR. STRANGELOVE
Stanley Kubrick | 1964 | US | 96min
Midnight

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