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American Meat

May 4

USA | 2013 | 80 Minutes | Graham Meriwether

DocBrunch with Chipotle burritos – May 4

With free burritos from Chipotle. PCC Farmland Trust presents this eye-opening documentary that takes a pro-farmer look at chicken, hog and cattle production in America, exploring a nationwide local-food movement that is challenging the industrial system.

Anita

April 11 - 17, 2014

USA | 2013 | 84 minutes | Freida Mock

One week only! Against a backdrop of sex, politics and race, Academy Award winning filmmaker Freida Mock reveals the intimate story of Anita Hill, a woman who dared to speak truth to power.

Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo

April 20

USA | 1984 | 94 Minutes | Sam Firstenberg

When a local community center is threatened with demolition, the Breakin' crew of Kelly, Ozone, and Turbo must face off against a new threat—the Electro Rockers—in a series of exuberant, near-surreal dance sequences. Plus, watch for a young Ice T doing his thing during the big showdown.

Cabaret

April 24

USA | 1972 | 124 Minutes | Bob Fosse

Come to the Cabaret, old chum, you'll never want to leave. Winner of eight Academy Awards, including Best Director for Bob Fosse, Cabaret takes you inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, where starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles (Liza Minnelli) and an impish emcee (Joel Grey) sound the clarion call to decadent fun. Meanwhile, the streets are being overrun by a certain political party that grows into a brutal force.

Chef

May 7

USA | 2014 | 115 Minutes | Jon Favreau

NYFC presentation, with broadcast of Q&A with Jon Favreau – May 7

New York Film Critics Series presents a sneak preview of this foodie delight from director John Favreau about a chef who opens a food truck that reignites his passion. Followed by a broadcast of the Q&A with Favreau, moderated by film critic Peter Travers.

Dirty Dancing

April 20

USA | 1987 | 100 Minutes | Emile Ardolino

In this beloved, music-tinged romance, teenager Frances "Baby" Houseman (Jennifer Grey), on vacation with her family at a Catskills resort, catches the eye of Johnny (Patrick Swyaze), the bad-boy dance instructor. They begin private lessons, have the time of their life, and show everyone how to do the lift during a sizzling talent show finale, proving that nobody puts Baby in a corner.

Documented

April 21

USA | 2014 | 89 Minutes | Jose Antonio Vargas

Director in person! – Apr 21

Free screening! In 2011, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas outed himself as an undocumented immigrant in the New York Times. Documented chronicles his journey to America from the Philippines as a child, through America as an immigration reform activist, and as he re-connects with the mother he hasn't seen in over 20 years.  Followed by Q&A with writer/director Jose Antonio Vargas and Eric Liu, founder and CEO of Citizen University.

Editing with Eric Frith

March 26, 2014

USA | 2014 | 90 minutes (approx.) |

Breaking down scenes from his work on Megan Griffith's searing drama Eden and Ward Serrill's documentary Heart of the Game, editor Eric Frith will illuminate the process of fine tuning the edit in feature films.

Film Craft Commentary: Screenwriting with Guinevere Turner

April 19, 2014

USA | 2000 | 102 Minutes | Mary Harron

Discussing the film American Psycho – Apr 19

Screenwriter Guinevere Turner joins us in person for a special Film Craft Commentary to discuss the intricacies of adapting Bret Easton Ellis' controversial novel "American Psycho" for the big screen.

Film Craft Commentary: Screenwriting with Guinevere Turner

April 19, 2014

USA | 2000 | 102 Minutes | Mary Harron

Discussing the film American Psycho – Apr 19

Screenwriter Guinevere Turner joins us in person for a special Film Craft Commentary to discuss the intricacies of adapting Bret Easton Ellis' controversial novel "American Psycho" for the big screen.

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