Film Forum

Movie theaters, Independent Downtown
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Film Forum
The city’s leading tastemaking venue, Film Forum is programmed by a fest-scouring staff that takes its duties as seriously as a Kurosawa samurai. It's one of the best places to take in the hottest films from Cannes, Venice and beyond. Amid all the adult fare, parents will occasionally find kid-friendly gold in the classic films that are screened.


Venue name: Film Forum
Address: 209 W Houston St
New York
Cross street: between Sixth Ave and Varick St
Transport: Subway: 1 to Houston St
Price: $12.50, seniors (Mon–Fri before 5pm) and members $7
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  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    Dads don’t come much more meaningful (or embarrassing) than the one in writer-director Maren Ade’s invigorating German comedy. Running at nearly three hours, Toni Erdmann introduces us to a young workaholic woman, Ines (Sandra Hüller), assigned by...
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    • Time Out says
      • 5 out of 5 stars
      Masterfully addressing the American racial divide, past and present, director Raoul Peck’s six-years-in-the-making documentary, I Am Not Your Negro, is a galvanizing, ominous film, thrumming with a sense of history repeating itself. It's inspired ...
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