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.


A Robert Aldrich retrospective has begun and is rich with pleasures.

The Howard Hughes-produced Cock of the Air and Visconti‘s Sandra screen on Sunday.

Chantal Akerman‘s masterpiece News from Home plays this Friday and Saturday. The Disney documentary Monkey Kingdom shows on the latter day and Sunday.

berlin-alexanderplatzMuseum of Modern Art

The remaster of Fassbinder‘s Berlin Alexanderplatz continues its run.

Bruce Conner‘s mind-blowing experiments screen all weekend.

Film Society of Lincoln Center

Eric Rohmer‘s sublime Six Moral Tales begin their run at Lincoln Center.

Anthology Film Archives

Discover female-directed, pre-1950 features in “Woman with a Movie Camera.”

the_master__turkish_poster_b_and_w_standardMuseum of the Moving Image

The Master: Philip Seymour Hoffman” celebrates a missed titan, with screenings that include The Master on 70mm.

Film Forum

Restorations of La Notte and Elevator to the Gallows screen through the weekend, while Franco Zeffirelli‘s Romeo and Juliet screens on Sunday morning.

Nitehawk Cinema

The Fifth Element and a 35mm print of Super Fly show at midnight on Friday and Saturday.

Get Carter plays on Saturday and Sunday, with brunch.


“MGM Musicals” continues with Minnelli‘s The Pirate and Easter Sunday.

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