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.

Film Society of Lincoln Center

The great Chilean filmmaker Raúl Ruiz is finally being given the retrospective treatment – and this is only the first part.

un-conte-de-noel-2008-a01Museum of the Moving Image

See It Big! Holiday Films” includes Desplechin‘s A Christmas Tale, The Shop Around the Corner, and It’s a Wonderful Life.

Pushing the Envelope: A Decade of Documentary at the Cinema Eye Honors” continues.

Beginners screens on Sunday.


Friday: Bresson‘s The Devil, Probably and Rivette‘s Le Pont Du Nord.

Saturday: western triple-feature.

Sunday: Paris, Texas and the ultra-rare director’s cut of Jia Zhangke‘s Platform.

6bd13b13dada2d9de2c5bb87bfda7e69Museum of Modern Art

The Pedro Almodóvar retrospective has a packed weekend.

IFC Center

Lost Highway, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind have midnight showings.

A print of Yojimbo will screen before noon.


Three Chaplin featurettes will screen on Sunday.

Film Forum

McCabe and Mrs. Miller and Daughters of the Dust play throughout the weekend; Raiders of the Lost Ark will screen on Sunday.


MGM musicals screen this weekend.

Nitehawk Cinema

Black Christmas has midnight showings; White Christmas and Home Alone screen at opposite ends of the day.

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