Film Movement: A 15th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, Jun 8 - Sunday, Jul 2, 2017
Launched in 2002, Film Movement is a New York-based distributor of outstanding independent and international films that has released more than 250 feature films and shorts. With an innovative distribution strategy including theatrical runs and a film-of-the-month club, and a library including new films from the international festival circuit and classics by established directors, Film Movement plays a vital role in introducing the best in global cinema to American audiences. Film Movement has released films by directors such as Andrzej Wajda, Eric Rohmer, Bille August, Marleen Gorris, and Takeshi Kitano, and recently earned its first Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Language Film with Theeb. With a selection of fifteen feature films and a number of shorts, this retrospective celebrates the vitality and vision of a company that has brought so much great cinema to North American audiences.