New York Film Festival 2013: What to see at the 51st annual NYFF

Complete coverage of this year’s New York Film Festival and reviews of the biggest NYFF premieres, from Hollywood’s Oscar hopefuls to hipster-vampire romances.



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Never mind the leaves changing color; film lovers mark the season’s kickoff by the return of the New York Film Festival. Now in its 51st year (and the first with a new post–Richard Peña programming team in place), the NYFF is back with a mix of Hollywood prestige flicks and the best from the fest circuit. TONY ticks off our top picks, including the thrilling opening-night selection, Captain Phillips; the vampire drama Only Lovers Left Alive, a return to form for director Jim Jarmusch; and the wuxia-violent A Touch of Sin. Check this page for further updates.

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What is NYFF?

The prestige cinema event of NYC's fall season, the New York Film Festival stretches back to 1963, when it established a mission of bringing the best work from around the world to Lincoln Center. Highly curated, this year's Main Slate boasts a record 36 titles.

When is NYFF?

This year, the fest runs September 27–October 13 2013.

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