MONDAY 7/8: Actor Michael Cera Appearing At UWS FilmLinc For Free “Summer Talks” Series

Nice free event tonight if you’re looking for some last-minute plans: Actor Michael Cera (Arrested Development, Superbad, Juno) is appearing at the Upper West Side Film Society Of Lincoln Center to discuss his latest film, Crystal Fairy. The event is part of FilmLinc’s free “Summer Talks” series and will also include the film’s director, Sebastián [...]

THURSDAY 5/16: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy & Richard Linklater In-Person At UWS FilmLinc To Discuss “Before Midnight”

Great free event at the Film Society of Lincoln Center tomorrow night (Thursday, 5/16): As part of FilmLinc’s “Summer Talk” series, actors Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy, along with director Richard Linklater, will sit down for an in-person discussion about their new movie Before Midnight – a follow-up to their earlier films Before Sunrise and [...]

INCONCEIVABLE! “The Princess Bride” Showing At Upper West Side FilmLinc This Weekend

In honor of Valentine’s Day, what better time to talk about to blathe… err — true love. The Princess Bride is showing at the Film Society of Lincoln Center this weekend.

FRIDAY 2/8: Golden Globe Winner/Academy Award Nominee Jessica Chastain At UWS FilmLinc For Free Conversation

Actress Jessica Chastain is appearing at the UWS Film Society Of Lincoln Center this afternoon (Friday, 2/8) as part of a free “conversation” series. Ms. Chastain recently won the Golden Globe award for Best Actress for her role in Zero Dark Thirty. She is also nominated for an Academy Award in the same category. In [...]

ATTENTION FILM BUFFS: Upper West Side FilmLinc Screening Three Oscar-Nominated Documentaries

Finding a theater that’s showing Oscar-nominated films in the category of “Best Picture” is pretty easy — movies like Argo, Django Unchained, and Les Misérables are playing in wide release. Trying to catch the nominees in other categories can be a more difficult task. If you’re into documentaries, UWS Film Society Of Lincoln Center is [...]

UWS Video Of The Day: “Princess Bride” Cast At Tuesday’s NYFF 25th Anniversary Reunion/Screening

Posted on Monday that the cast of The Princess Bride was reuniting on the UWS for a 25th Anniversary screening at the 50th New York Film Festival. AP had a camera crew at last night’s event and caught up with the cast on the red carpet at Lincoln Center. There are some great Princess Bride [...]

NYT Overview Of Upcoming Screenings At UWS 50th New York Film Festival

Had a reminder post yesterday about the 50th New York Film Festival, which is in full swing at the Upper West Side’s Film Society Of Lincoln Center. Today, New York Times film critic Stephen Holden has an article highlighting a handful of screenings scheduled over the remaining 12 days of the festival.

50th New York Film Festival In Full Swing At UWS FilmLinc; “Princess Bride” Cast Reuniting On Tuesday Night At Alice Tully Hall

Posted about it last month and nearly every day since in the daily “Free & Cheap UWS Events” posts, but if you’ve somehow missed it, the 50th New York Film Festival (NYFF) is now in full swing at the Film Society Of Lincoln Center. The festival runs for almost two more weeks and tickets to [...]

Fantastic Christopher Nolan Film Retrospective At UWS FilmLinc: 9/14 – 9/18

There’s a great retrospective of Christopher Nolan films at FilmLinc starting today (Friday) and running through Tuesday (9/18). Mr. Nolan might be best known for his Batman/Dark Knight trilogy, but he’s also behind a slew of other fantastic films, including Memento and Inception to name a couple. This is a great opportunity to catch some [...]

Tickets On Sale For 50th New York Film Festival At UWS Film Society Of Lincoln Center

UPDATE 9/28: The festival kicks off today — click here for a full schedule and tickets UPDATE 10/1: “The Princess Bride” 25th Anniversary Screening & Cast Reunion UPDATE 10/3: NYT’s Stephen Holden highlights part of the NYFF slate The 50th New York Film Festival kicks off in just over two weeks and tickets are now [...]