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Saturday October 22nd: Editor’s Pick

1:05, 5;05, 9:05 at Film Forum [Program & Tix]

CITIZEN KANE
Welles | 1941 | US | 119m
“Bernard Hermann”
*Double feature w/JANE EYRE
1:05, 5:05, 9:05 at Film Forum

“What can you say about the movie that taught you what movies were? The first time I saw Kane I discovered the existence of the director; the next dozen or so times taught me what he did—with lights and camera angles, cutting and composition, texture and rhythm. It is still the best place I know of to start thinking about Welles—or for that matter about movies in general.”
Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader [Read More]

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___92YTribeca___
COLOSSUS: THE FORBIN PROJECT
Joseph Sargent | 1970 | US | 100min
“Doomsday Film Festival”
*Followed by panel discussion
6:00

 

LIFEFORCE
Tobe Hooper | 1985 | US | 116min
“Doomsday Film Festival”
*Introduced by Mike Sampson of JoBlo; pre-screening complimentary sexy alien zombie make-up
9:30

 

___115th Street Library___
THE ROMANCE WRITER
Tom Jagninski | US | 27min
LES BLANK’S DRY WOOD
Les Blank & Maureen Gosling | 1974 | US | 37min
2:00

 

___Anthology Film Archives___
GOLDSTEIN
Philip Kaufman & Benjamin Manaster | 1964 | US | 85min
ADOLFAS MEKAS ACCEPTS THE BARD AWARD
Sam Mekas | 2004 | US | 12min
4:15

 

YOU ARE ALL CAPTAINS
Oliver Laxe | 2010 | Spain | 78min
5:30, 7:15, 9:00

 

THE DOUBLE-BARRELED DETECTIVE STORY
Adolfas Mekas | 1965 | US | 90min
SKYSCRAPER
Adolfas Mekas | 1965 | US | 3min
6:30

 

GOING HOME
Adolfas Mekas | 1972 | US | 60min
HALLELUJAH THE VILLA
David Avallone | US | 28min
8:45

 

___BAMcinématek___
SLEEPING BEAUTY
Julia Leigh | 2011 | Australia | 104min
“Sneak Previews from IFC Films & Sundance Selects”
9:00

 

GOODBYE FIRST LOVE
Mia Hansen-Løve | 2011 | France/Germany | 108min
“Sneak Previews from IFC Films & Sundance Selects”
3:00

 

THE KID WITH A BIKE
Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne | 2011 | Bel/Fra/Ita | 87min
“Sneak Previews from IFC Films & Sundance Selects”
6:00

 

___Bronx Library Center___
EARTH
Deepa Mehta | 1998 | India/Canada | 110min
2:30

 

___Chelsea Cinema___
THE SHINING
Stanley Kubrick | 1980 | US | 142min
“Chelsea Classics”
Midnight

 

___Film Forum___
CITIZEN KANE
Orson Welles | 1941 | US | 119min
“Bernard Hermann”
*Double feature w/ JANE EYRE
1:05, 5:05, 9:05

 

JANE EYRE
Robert Stevenson | 1943 | US | 97min
“Bernard Hermann”
*Double feature w/ CITIZEN KANE
3:15, 7:15

 

___Film Society of Lincoln Center___
A PERFECT SOLDIER
John Severson | 2011 | US | 56min
RIGHT TO PLAY
Frank Marshall | 2011 | US | 41min
“Mountainfilm Festival”
*Marshall & A PERFECT SOLDIER producer Richard Fitoussi in person
1:00

 

EEL / WATER / ROCK / MAN
Hal Clifford & Jason Houston | 2010 | 7min
ONE PLASTIC BEACH
Eric Slatkin & Tess Thackara | 2010 | US | 8min
MY TOXIC REALITY
Tom Dusenbery | 2011 | US | 5min
SPOIL
Trip Jennings | 2011 | US | 44min
“Mountainfilm Festival”
*Houston, James Prosek, & ONE PLASTIC BEACH subject Judith Selby Lang in person; followed by conversation w/ M. Sanjayan of The Nature Conservancy
3:15

 

PRAYERS FOR PEACE
Dustin Grella | 2009 | US | 8min
FROM THE GROUND UP
Beth & George Gage | 2011 | US | 30min
“Mountainfilm Festival”
*Followed by conversation w/ Grella & 9/11 widows
3:45

 

JESUS WAS A COMMIE
Terrence Ziegler & Matthew Modine | 2011 | US | 15min
HAPPY
Roko Belic | 2011 | US | 80min
“Mountainfilm Festival”
*Directors and JESUS WAS A COMMIE producer Adam Rackoff in person
6:00

 

ALONE ON THE WALL
Peter Mortimer & Nick Rosen | 2009 | US | 25min
CHASING WATER
Peter McBride | 2011 | US | 19min
INTO DARKNESS
John Waller | 2010 | US | 15min
TOWERS OF THE ENNEDI
Camp 4 Collective & Renan Ozturk |  2010 | US | 15min
TREEVERSE
John Waller | 2011 | US | 27min
“Mountainfilm Festival”
*Waller & McBride in person
9:00

___IFC Center___
TWO-LANE BLACKTOP
Monte Hellman | 1971 | US | 101min
“Drive, They Said: Car Chase Cinema”
Midnight

 

SHOWGIRLS
Paul Verhoeven | 1995 | US | 128min
“Waverly Midnights”
Midnight
 

___Maysles Cinema___
VIVA RIVA!
Djo Munga | 2011 | Congo/France/Belgium | 96min
“Congo in Harlem 3”
*Discussion w/ Munga & reception w/ Congolese food
2:00

 

CRISIS IN THE CONGO: UNCOVERING THE TRUTH
Friends of the Congo | 2011 | US | 26min
“Congo in Harlem 3”
*Free screening in Riverside Church; followed by panel discussion & reception w/ Congolese food
7:30

 

___Museum of Modern Art___
Jean Rouch: Early Films from West Africa, 1946-1951
THE MEN WHO MAKE THE RAIN
Jean Rouch | 1951 | France | 28min
CEMETERY IN THE CLIFF
Jean Rouch | 1950 | France | 18min
THE MAGICIANS OF WANZERBÉ
Jean Rouch | France | 1948 | 29min
INITIATION INTO POSSESSION DANCE
Jean Rouch | 1948 | France | 22min
IN THE LAND OF THE BLACK MAGI
Jean Rouch | 1946-47 | France | 12min
“To Save and Project: The Ninth MoMA International Festival of Film Preservation”
1:30

 

HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU
Azzeddine Meddour | 1985 | Algeria | 105min
“Mapping Subjectivity: Experimentation in Arab Cinema from the 1960s to Now, Part II”
2:00

 

Jean Rouch: On Architecture
ISPAHAN: A PERSIAN LETTER [THE CHAH MOSQUE AT ISPAHAN]
Jean Rouch | 1977 | France | 35min
HOMAGE À MARCEL MAUSS: GERMAINE DIETERLEN
Jean Rouch | 1977 | France | 20min
ARCHITECTES AYOROU
Jean Rouch | 1971 | France | 29min
“To Save and Project: The Ninth MoMA International Festival of Film Preservation”
4:30

 

OKAY, ENOUGH, GOODBYE
Rania Attieh & Daniel Garcia | 2011 | Lebanon/US/UAE | 93min
“Mapping Subjectivity: Experimentation in Arab Cinema from the 1960s to Now, Part II”
*Introduced by directors
5:00

 

ÉTUDES SUR PARIS
André Sauvage | 1928 | France | 83min
LES HALLES CENTRALES
Boris Kaufman | 1927 | France | 22min
“To Save and Project: The Ninth MoMA International Festival of Film Preservation”
*Introduced by Eric Le Roy of the CNC & the International Federation of Film Archives; piano accompaniment by Donald Sosin
7:30

 

TANGO OF YEARNING
Mohamed Souei | 1998 | Lebanon | 70min
DASHBOARD
Ammar Bouras | 2006 | Algeria | 24min
“Mapping Subjectivity: Experimentation in Arab Cinema from the 1960s to Now, Part II”
7:30

 

___Museum of the Moving Image___
THE MUPPETS TAKE MANHATTAN
Frank Oz | 1984 | US | 94min
“Henson Screenings and Programs”
1:00

 

NOBODY
Christos Nikoleris | 2011 | Greece | 97min
“New York City Greek Film Festival”
5:00

 

STRELLA
Panos Koutras | 2010 | Greece | 111min
“New York City Greek Film Festival”
7:00

 

ATTENBERG
Athina Rachel Tsangari | 2010 | Greece | 95min
“New York City Greek Film Festival”
9:15

 

___Museum of Arts and Design___
Daggers
Short horror film program | 2006 – 2011 | 123min
3:00

 

___Spectacle Theater___
MY LEARNED FRIEND
Basil Dearden & Will Hay | 1943 | UK | 74min
“Early Ealing Studios”
5:00

 

WHITE OF THE EYE
Donald Cammell | 1987 | UK | 110min
“Spectober”
7:30

 

NEW YORK RIPPER
Lucio Fulci | 1982 | Italy | 91min
“Spectober”
9:30

 

___Sunshine Cinema___
ZOMBIE
Lucio Fulci | 1979 | Italy | 91min
Midnight

 

___UnionDocs___
Doxita: Inside/Outside
GUAÑAPE SURE
Janos Richter | 2010 | Italy | 22min
WAGAH
Supriyo Sen | 2009 | India/Germany/Pakistan | 13min
MY NAME IS SYDNEY
Melanie Levy | 2009 | USA | 17min
ARSY VERSY
Miro Remo | 2010 | Slovakia | 24min
7:30

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