Michael Mann’s debut film, screening September 30, October 2 and 9, reveals a master already at work, and it offered James Caan one of his greatest roles.
The Caan Film Festival
This special September edition celebrates the life, career, and legacy of the legendary James Caan, who sadly died earlier this summer. The series brings together more than a dozen films spanning half a century.
This program features both well-known and recently unearthed silent treasures for audiences of all ages to enjoy, often presented with live accompaniment.
World of Animation
This monthly series presents both classic and contemporary animated films from around the world with a family-friendly audience in mind.
New York Film Festival
On the occasion of the festival’s 60th anniversary, Museum of the Moving Image is pleased to partner with Film at Lincoln Center to screen highlights from the 2022 edition of NYFF (September 30–October 16) in Queens.
New York Greek Film Expo 2022
Now in its fifth iteration, the Greek Film Expo, which takes place at venues around New York City and Westchester from September 29–October 9, gives an overview of the range of current filmmaking in Greece, with films that will be of interest to a wide audience.
New York Poets: Manfred Kirchheimer & Leo Hurwitz
This retrospective of Manfred Kirchheimer films places his work next to a selection of rare and underappreciated films by Leo Hurwitz, the legendary documentary filmmaker for whom Kirchheimer photographed several films during the sixties. October 15–23.
An ongoing series dedicated to creatively pairing historical and contemporary experimental works and inspiring a dialogue across generations of filmmakers, films, and techniques.
Science on Screen: Extinction and Otherwise
This ongoing series draws attention to the socioeconomic, political, and ecological structures that have contributed to our unstable times.
Haunted Houses and Terrible Tombs: Roger Corman and Edgar Allan Poe
Legendary cult filmmaker Roger Corman entered the 1960s in lavish color with a cycle of Poe adaptations, which continue to be popular among horror fans for their gothic scenery, weird atmosphere, and deliciously villainous performances from series stalwart Vincent Price. October 28–30.
SCREENINGS THIS WEEK
Science on Screen
This ongoing film series—made possible with support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation—combines special screenings and conversations with scientists and filmmakers. Through October 2022, featuring Extinction and Otherwise, with films that depict extinction, survival, and life as it might be.