53rd Annual New York Film Festival, NYC


When: Friday, September 25, 2015 - Sunday, October 11, 2015

Hot Spot: Film Society of Lincoln Center, NYC

Deets: The New York Film Festival was founded in 1962 and is produced by the Film Society of Lincoln Center which aims to demonstrate the development of international film art and contemporary trends in content, form, and style.

The festival is highly competitive with an average of 30 feature films in the Main Slate which are chosen by the five member Selection Committee.

In addition to the Main Slate (features), NYFF offers a comprehensive selection of sidebar programs including:

► Short film selections with programs focused on New York, Documentaries, Animation, and Genre Film

► Projections, NYFF's annual exploration of Avant-Garde cinema

► Convergence, the festival's immersive storytelling program exploring interactive film, game play and design, and transmedia

Opening Night Film: Robert Zemeski's "The Walk," a drama starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as a famous high-wire artist, will open the NYFF53.

Closing Night Film: Don Cheadle’s "Miles Ahead" to Make Its World Premiere as the Closing Night Film of NYFF53.

Who You May Spot: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Fassbender, Aaron Sorkin, Don Cheadle, Martin Scorcese, Directors, Producers, Actors, Guests

Hint For The Average Socialite: Passes & subscription packages are on sale now! Includes VIP and different level packages as well as Opening & Closing night tickets.

Citicard members can get tickets to the Miles Ahead premiere for $75!

Details on a sneak preview on The Martian with Ridley Scott & Cast on Monday, September 27, 2015.

Get tickets to a Q&A with Martin Scorcese on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 6PM!

Details of the Steve Jobs premiere at the festival on Saturday, October 3, 2015!

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