Listen to previews, reviews, and press conferences with the directors of this years films at the New York Film Festival. This podcast and its participants are not affiliated with the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
NYFF Preview Part 109/09/2009 Duração: 27min
The 47th Annual New York Film Festival September 25 - October 11, 2009 Please stay tuned for complete coverage of the New York Film Festival including director panels. We interview Jack Angstreich on the background on the following directors: ( The rest of the directors/film will be posted the following week.) OPENING NIGHT Wild Grass / Les herbes folles Alain Resnais, 2009, France, 113m As avant-garde as ever fifty years after making his debut with the landmark Hiroshima Mon Amour, the venerable Alain Resnais delivers a career-crowning masterpiece. An exquisite human comedy of manners, mystery and romance with some of France’s – and our – favorite actors: Sabine Azéma, André Dussollier, Emmanuelle Devos and Mathieu Almaric. A Sony Pictures Classics release. Fri. Sept. 25: 6pm CENTERPIECE Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire Lee Daniels, 2009, USA, 109m In this astonishing adaptation of Sapphire’s 1996 novel, second-time director Lee Daniels unsparingly recounts the horrific story of 16-year-o