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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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.
Shoplifters
Shoplifters
A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find on the street.
Border
Border
When a border guard with a sixth sense for identifying smugglers encounters the first person she cannot prove is guilty, their relationship forces her to confront terrifying revelations about herself and humankind.
The Image Book
The Image Book
Nothing but silence. Nothing but a revolutionary song. A story in five chapters like the five fingers of a hand.
Cold War
Cold War
A passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatally mismatched and yet fatefully condemned to each other.
Sorry Angel
Sorry Angel
Two gay men struggle with love in the shadow of mortality.
Slow Motion
Slow Motion
Three people struggle to find direction in a film that probes the reliability of perception.
The Marriage Of Maria Braun
The Marriage Of Maria Braun
A heart-breaking study of life for one woman in post-war West Germany. Out to own now on the RW Fassbinder Commemorative Collection: Vol 2.
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New York Film Festival News

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
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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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