Easily one of the best things to do in the fall, 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. The world premiere of Robert Zemeckis' The Walk opened 2015's New York Film Festival, and the fest continues to host numerous movie screenings and events.
When is the New York Film Festival?
The festival runs from Sunday, September 25, 2016 to Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Where is the New York Film Festival?
The festival's main venue is Lincoln Center's swanky Alice Tully Hall (1941 Broadway (between 65th and 66th Sts). All Main Slate titles have an initial screening there, with subsequent screenings at various Lincoln Center venues, including the Walter Reade Theater (165 W. 65th St) and the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center (144 W. 65th St).
New York Film Festival 2016
The opening film at this year’s New York Film Festival will make history
Over its illustrious 54-year history, the New York Film Festival has hosted some truly significant world premieres, from Bernardo Bertolucci's incendiary Last Tango in Paris in 1972 to David Fincher's Gone Girl.