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.

Quad Cinema

Fighting Mad: German Genre Films from the Margins” breaks open a long-sealed side of the nation’s cinema. See the trailer here.

Museum of Modern Art

The master Abel Ferrara–with whom we recently spoke in a wide-ranging interview–is given his largest-ever retrospective.


Djibril Diop Mambéty’s Touki Bouki follow-up Hyenas continues screening.

A print of Michael Mann’s Thief plays late nights.

Film Forum

Last Year at Marienbad has been restored, while Edward Scissorhands screens on Saturday and Sunday.

Museum of the Moving Image

Boyz N the Hood plays on Saturday as a tribute to John Singleton. Preceded by a memorial for which one may register here.

The experimental filmmaker Phil Solomon has a posthumous program screen this Sunday.


Blacks 90s” investigates a key moment in African-American cinema.


A Clockwork Orange (on 35mm) and Selena play at midnight and before noon, respectively.

Anthology Film Archives

Films set in and around the World’s Fair have a series.

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