The 13th will open NYFF The 13th will open NYFF

The 54th edition of the festival opened with Ava DuVernay's The 13th on September 30 and closed with James Gray's The Lost City Of Z on October 16. This year's retrospective programme will include a celebration of director Henry Hathaway, with films including Kiss Of Death.

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Gimme Danger
Gimme Danger
The story of The Stooges.
Moonlight
Moonlight
Three-part narrative about the life of a gay African-American.
20th Century Women
20th Century Women
The story of three women in 1979 southern California.
 13th
13th
An in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality.
Aquarius
Aquarius
A retired music critic is the last resident of a building targeted by developers - she becomes engaged in a cold war of sorts with the company.
A Quiet Passion
A Quiet Passion
The story of American poet Emily Dickinson.
Certain Women
Certain Women
Triptych of stories about women in small-town America.
 Manchester By The Sea
Manchester By The Sea
A man returns to his hometown following the death of his brother.
Graduation
Graduation
Story of a small town doctor who is faced with a stark choice after his daughter is assaulted.
Fire At Sea
Fire At Sea
A documentary looking at the inhabitants of Lampedusa and the desperate attempts made by refugees to reach the island.
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New York Film Festival Features

A European success
Maren Ade and Sandra Hüller on award winner Toni Erdmann.
"These are not normal circumstances"
Peter Sarsgaard on toughness, regret and playing Bobby Kennedy in Jackie.
The visitor
Maren Ade and Sandra Hüller discuss work, meerkats and Toni Erdmann.
Mysterious island
Gianfranco Rosi on the Lampedusa crisis and uniting two worlds in Fire At Sea.
Behind the scenes
Alex Horwitz, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ron Chernow at the Hamilton's America première.
Finding Jackie
Natalie Portman on playing the First Lady in public and in private.
Legendary lady
Pablo Larraín on Jackie, Camelot and the uncontrollable.
Finding faith
Eugène Green on fathers, donkeys and Son Of Joseph.
Feeling as others do, part 1
Terence Davies on innocence, sin, half smiles and A Quiet Passion.
Inside and out
Kleber Mendonça Filho on Aquarius and a changing world.
Stopping for Death
Albert Serra and Jean-Pierre Léaud on The Death Of Louis XIV.
In-between moments
Kristen Stewart and Kelly Reichardt on Certain Women.
A study of clumsiness
Kenneth Lonergan on Manchester By The Sea and moments when life doesn't cooperate.
Meet Uncle Howard
Sara Driver on the man who shot William Burroughs.
Bertrand Tavernier's odyssey
The director discusses My Journey Through French Cinema.
New York Film Festival encore highlights
My Journey Through French Cinema, Fire At Sea, Julieta and Neruda.
New York Film Festival Early Bird Highlights
Things To Come, Graduation, Elle, and I, Daniel Blake.
Story of The Settlers
Shimon Dotan on the history and potential future of Israeli settlers in the West Bank.
Kristen - spirited away by Assayas
Twilight star on ghosts, communication and energies.
Almodóvar enters his golden age
Julieta director on regrets for his youth, maturity and the Panama Papers.
Loach back on the barricades
Director’s Cannes return blasts welfare system and says we must fight from within Europe.

New York Film Festival News

Broadway remembers Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher
Bright lights dim for fallen stars.
Jim Jarmusch prepares for screenings at the New York Film Festival
Director to present Gimme Danger and Paterson.
Pablo Larraín's Jackie to screen at New York Film Festival
Special US première presentation announced.
New York Film Festival Spotlight on Documentary selections announced
Steve James, Alexis Bloom and Petra Epperlein among filmmakers with work showing.
New York Film Festival Special Events announced
Stephen Sondheim, Iggy Pop, Cynthia Nixon and Kristen Stewart among expected guests.
Ang Lee's latest to première at New York Film Festival
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk will feature in a special presentation.
Isabelle Huppert prepares for New York
French star has two films at the festival and will also be on stage.
54th New York Film Festival poster revealed
2016 design is by Apichatpong Weerasethakul.
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