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.
“To Hong Kong with Love” looks at one of the world’s most luminous cities in its past and present.
The great Hal Hartley is given an extended retrospective.
A new print of New York, New York begins screening.
Anthology Film Archives
Time to get evil: “The Devil Probably” takes us through Satanic stories on film.
“Black Women: Trailblazing African American Performers & Images, 1920 – 2001” continues with Jackie Brown and Foxy Brown, as does the restoration of István Szabó’s Mephisto.
The Incredible Shrinking Man screens early.
Museum of the Moving Image
What do The Day the Earth Stood Still and Metropolis 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.
“Now We Think as We Fuck” puts a lens on queer cinema.