NYC Weekend Watch is our weekly round-up of repertory offerings.
A retrospective on New York movies is underway, featuring Polanski, Scorsese, Spike Lee, and Hitchcock; Fellini’s early masterwork I Vitelloni continues screening; The Muppets Take Manhattan plays this Sunday.
Film at Lincoln Center
“The World of Apichatpong Weerasethakul” brings films directed and curated by the Thai master (who we talked to about the retrospective), among them work from Oshima, Kiarostami, Cassavetes and more.
One of Japan’s greatest directors, Shinji Somai, is subject of a retrospective that continues with his outstanding The Catch on 35mm alongside Luminous Woman and Tokyo Heaven. Read our piece on Somai here.
A director’s cut of Eve’s Bayou begins a run.