Film Comment Selects

NAME OF FESTIVAL: Film Comment Selects
SINCE: 2000
WHERE: New York
WEBSITE: www.filmcomment.com
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Since 2000, Film Comment Selects has held sneak peeks of upcoming releases, showcased eclectic international and avant-garde films, and given retrospectives to rare and overlooked directors.

Sunset Song

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Lineup for 2016 Film Comment Selects Festival

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced the lineup for the 16th edition of Film Comment magazine’s annual festival, 2016 Film Comment Film Festival taking place February 17 to 24, 2016. Opening the festival is the New York premiere of Sunset Song (pictured above), the long-awaited must-see from Terence Davies, a glorious study in hardship and romantic loss starring Agyness Deyn and Peter Mullan. Closing night is a tribute to the late Chantal Akerman, with […]

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Lineup for 14th Film Comment Selects; Opens with Hong Sang-soo OUR SUNHI

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Lineup for 14th Film Comment Selects; Opens with Hong Sang-soo OUR SUNHI

HONG SANG-SOO’s OUR SUNHI SELECTED FOR OPENING NIGHTHONG SANG-SOO’s OUR SUNHI SELECTED FOR OPENING NIGHT

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced the lineup for the upcoming 14th edition of Film Comment magazine’s Film Comment Selects, taking place from February 17 to 27, 2014. The annual festival will present 22 discoveries and rediscoveries, 17 of them New York premieres, and nine without U.S. distribution, handpicked by the magazine’s editors after scouring the international festival circuit in 2013.  This year’s lineup include new films by Hong Sang-soo, whose Opening Night selection OUR SUNHIwon the director’s prize in Locarno and the 15th feature from the South Korean master, Bernardo Bertolucci, who returns with his first Italian-language feature in 32 years, ME AND YOU, which will screen on Closing Night.