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.
Films by Mizoguchi, Kurosawa, and Naruse kick off a retrospective of Japanese actress Machiko Kyō.
The Pasolini retrospective continues.
Streetwise and its follow-up, Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell, begin a run.
Museum of the Moving Image
The expressively named “Barbara Hammer, Superdyke” looks at a recently deceased legend with painstaking restorations now screening.
Wildly underscreened in the U.S., the films of Henri Verneuil get a retrospective.
A Godzilla double feature runs this Saturday.
The Secret of Kells has afternoon showings.
Film at Lincoln Center
A retrospective of 21st-century debuts is underway, with two-for-one packages doubling some of today’s best working filmmakers.
A Burt Lancaster retro offers Sweet Smell of Success, From Here to Eternity, The Leopard and more.
Three shorts by Maya Deren play alongside Mulholland Dr. on Sunday.
Anthology Film Archives
“Essential Cinema” has a mini-Bresson retrospective running.
A series on photographer and filmmaker Danny Lyon is underway.