The 56th edition of the festival will run from September 28 to October 14. The festival will open with The Favourite and close with At Eternity's Gate. The Centrepiece Gala will be Roma.

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Searching For Ingmar Bergman
Searching For Ingmar Bergman
Director Margarethe von Trotta, extremely appreciated by Ingmar Bergman, follows the filmmaker’s footsteps as well as her own past and questions the new generation about the place left by the Swedish master.
The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs
The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs
An anthology of short films based on a fictional book of “western tales”.
Roma
Roma
Chronicle of a middle-class family in the 1970s.
The Favourite
The Favourite
Two of Queen Anne's acolytes jockey for position.
They'll Love Me When I'm Dead
They'll Love Me When I'm Dead
Documentary about Orson Welles unfinished film, The Other Side Of The Wind.
Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
A drama about the hopelessly intertwined world of publishing.
A Faithful Man
A Faithful Man
Rom-com love triangle with added kid.
Wildlife
Wildlife
A portrait of a family in crisis.
Introduzione all’Oscuro
Introduzione all’Oscuro
Cinematic tribute to Hans Hurch, the long-time director of Vienna Film Festival.
Maria By Callas
Maria By Callas
The most famous soprano in the world, a true diva, recounts her life 40 years after her death.
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New York Film Festival Features

Never finished
Franz Rogowski on Christian Petzold's Transit and The State We Are In
To the stars in Heaven
Tom Volf on a divided life and Maria By Callas
Reacting to the camera
Ruth Beckermann on the Waldheim family, historians, archive footage and The Waldheim Waltz
A less innocent nature
Ruth Beckermann on The Waldheim Waltz, Austria's Oscar submission
A love story
Julian Schnabel and Jean-Claude Carrière on paintings, movement and At Eternity's Gate
The hour of the wolf
Margarethe von Trotta on Searching For Ingmar Bergman
Campfire stories
Joel and Ethan Coen on working with animals in The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs
Binoche out of this world
High Life star on creating character and feeling fear
Pattinson's High Life
Actor on challenges and rewards of Claire Denis' space drama
Playing favourites
Yorgos Lanthimos, Emma Stone, Olivia Colman, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn and Tony McNamara on The Favourite
56th New York Film Festival early bird highlights
They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead, Wildlife, Maria By Callas and Non-Fiction (Doubles Vies)
Honoré goes back to the future
Director on sex in the Nineties, nudity, seduction and desire

New York Film Festival News

Margarethe von Trotta receives Ulfers Foundation Award
Retrospective scheduled for November
Sneak preview of Mid90s added to NYFF schedule
Jonah Hill film will screen at Alice Tully Hall
Daily free talk series NYFF Live announced
Morgan Neville and Frederick Wiseman among participants
56th New York Film Festival poster revealed
Ed Lachman and JR behind design
NYFF Directors Dialogues announced
High Life to feature in On Cinema discussion
Searching For Ingmar Bergman joins NYFF retrospectives
Further documentaries added to festival line-up
Pierre Rissient tribute scheduled for NYFF
Mother India and Play Misty For Me among retrospectives
Film Comment Presents joins NYFF special events
Orson Welles and Rex Ingram among subjects
NYFF to honour Dan Talbot
Five feature film tribute to New Yorker Films founder
NYFF Spotlight on Documentary films announced
Watergate and The Times Of Bill Cunningham among selections
56th New York Film Festival Projections line-up announced
Quantification Trilogy by Jeremy Shaw also scheduled
Main Slate for 56th New York Film Festival announced
Claire Denis and Paweł Pawlikowski among filmmakers whose work will feature
At Eternity’s Gate to close New York Film Festival
Willem Dafoe stars as Vincent van Gogh
The Favourite to open 56th New York Film Festival
Yorgos Lanthimos' film selected for gala
Roma to be New York Film Festival Centerpiece
"Alfonso Cuarón’s film is a wonder," says Kent Jones
News

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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