Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not likely to see in a theater again anytime soon, and many of which are, also, on 35mm. If you have a chance to attend any of these, we’re of the mind that it’s time extremely well-spent.
The largest-ever US retrospective of one of our greatest filmmakers is underway with “Claire Denis: Strange Desire.”
Museum of the Moving Image
Three Mike Leigh masterworks screen this weekend.
La meilleur cochon, Miss Piggy, gets her highlight reel on Saturday.
A series devoted to Fay Wray and Robert Riskin continues.
Anthology Film Archives
Citizen Kane and films by Warhol are among this weekend’s “Essential Cinema” offerings.
Gérard Depardieu / Bertrand Blier’s Get Out Your Handkerchiefs continues.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Museum of Modern Art
While not a rep pick, the 48th edition of New Directors/New Films is now underway, and one can see our comprehensive preview here.