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 great Hal Hartley is given an extended retrospective.

Dead Poets Society screens early, while Police Story shows late.

Film Forum

A tribute to Anna Karina contains plenty Godard and an underseen Rivette masterwork.

Black Women: Trailblazing African American Performers & Images, 1920 – 2001” continues.

The restoration of István Szabó’s Mephisto continues.

Anthology Film Archives

Jonas Mekas’ debut film Guns of the Trees has been restored and screens on 35mm, while a collection of films plays this Sunday.

Museum of the Moving Image

What do The Day the Earth Stood Still and Wild Strawberries have in common? They’re all inspired 2001: A Space Odyssey and play in a program this weekend, as does Kubrick’s film alongside the museum’s incredible new exhibit.

Museum of Modern Art

A retrospective of ’80s independent American film includes work by the Coen brothers, Charles Burnett, Jim Jarmusch and more.

Theater of Operations” studies the Gulf War onscreen.


A print of Lady Vengeance has late showings, while You’ve Got Mail and Anaconda screen early.

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