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SHOWING 272 FILMS FROM THE FESTIVAL YEAR 2015

GRANDMA

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 79 minutes
  • Directed By: Paul Weitz
  • Country: USA
Reeling from a recent breakup and still mourning the loss of her longtime partner, once-famous poet Elle Reid (Lily Tomlin) is surprised to find her teenage granddaughter on her doorstep in need of $600 and a ride. The two embark on an all-day road trip that ends up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets all over town. Co-starring Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, Judy Greer, Laverne Cox, and Sam Elliott. A Sony Pictures Classics release. |Read More
Drama, Comedy

GREATEST CATCH EVER

  • Release Year: N/A
  • Runtime: 30 minutes
  • Directed By: Spike Lee
In Super Bowl XLII, the Giants were down to the undefeated New England Patriots when Eli Manning spotted David Tyree, setting up one of the most renowned plays in football history. Stay for a conversation with Tyree and director Spike Lee about the play and the qualities that make sports great. |Read More

HAVANA MOTOR CLUB

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 84 minutes
  • Directed By: Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt
  • Country: USA, Cuba
Reforms have offered opportunity in Cuba but the children of the Revolution are unsure of the best route forward. For a half-dozen drag racers, this means last-minute changes to their beloved American muscle cars, as they prepare for the first sanctioned race in Cuba since 1960. Punctuated by a lively Cuban soundtrack, Havana Motor Club offers a fascinating glimpse at the resilience and ingenuity of the competitive spirit.

Screenings of Havana Motor Club will be preceded by Origins - Danica Patrick: Star race car driver Danica Patrick retells the moment she discovered her super power as a 10 year-old racing go-carts. It was on a little track in rural Beloit, Wisconsin where she discovered that she would do anything to win, and found the internal drive and focus to accomplish greatness. |Read More
Sports, Documentary, NY Director(s)

HIGH SOCIETY

  • Release Year: 1956
  • Runtime: 112 minutes
  • Directed By: Charles Walters
  • Country: USA
Musician C.K. Dexter-Haven (Bing Crosby) enlists enterprising tabloid reporter Mike Connor (Sinatra) to help him win back the heart of his ex-wife (Grace Kelly) in this classic musical remake of The Philadelphia Story, featuring songs by Cole Porter and a guest appearance by the great Louis Armstrong. |Read More
Romantic Comedy

HUNGRY HEARTS

  • Release Year: 2014
  • Runtime: 113 minutes
  • Directed By: Saverio Costanzo
  • Country: Italy
After a chance meeting and a whirlwind romance in New York City, Jude (Adam Driver) and Mina (Alba Rohrwacher) become pregnant. Convinced their child will be harmed by the pollutions in the outside world, Mina becomes consumed by protecting her baby, forcing Jude to recognize a terrible truth about why his son’s life could be in danger. A Sundance Selects Release |Read More
Drama, Thriller

HYENA

  • Release Year: 2014
  • Runtime: 113 minutes
  • Directed By: Gerard Johnson
  • Country: U.K.
Michael Logan (Peter Ferdinando) may be a corrupt, coke-addled cop, but he’s a bad lieutenant with a conscience. After years of dodging the same laws he was assigned to uphold, Michael suddenly finds himself trying to change while safeguarding a young Albanian woman from the sex trade. Equal parts grit and neon, Hyena blurs the line between cop and criminal and exposes the illicit underworld inhabited by London’s most ruthless policemen. A Tribeca Film release. |Read More
Thriller

INDIAN POINT

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Directed By: Ivy Meeropol
  • Country: USA
Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant looms just 35 miles from Times Square. With over 50 million people living in close proximity to the aging facility, its continued operation has generated controversy for the surrounding community. In the brewing fight for clean energy and the catastrophic possibilities of complacency, director Ivy Meeropol weaves a startling portrait of our uncertain nuclear future. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary, New York, NY Director(s), Female Screenwriter(s)

IN MY FATHERS HOUSE

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 93 minutes
  • Directed By: Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg
  • Country: USA
After moving into his childhood home on Chicago’s South Side, Grammy Award–winning rapper Che "Rhymefest" Smith hesitantly sets out to reconnect with his estranged father, the man who abandoned him over twenty years ago. In My Father’s House is a stirring, multigenerational chronicle of Che's sincere but often-fraught journey to build a future for his own family by reconnecting with his traumatic past. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary, Music, NY Director(s)

INSIDE AMY SCHUMER

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 22 minutes
  • Country: USA
The Emmy-nominated Comedy Central sketch-series Inside Amy Schumer returns for its third season this April. Schumer continues to explore topics revolving around sex, relationships, and the general clusterf*ck that is life. |Read More
Comedy, TV

IN TRANSIT

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 76 minutes
  • Directed By: Albert Maysles, Nelson Walker, Lynn True, David Usui, and Ben Wu
  • Country: USA
The Empire Builder is America’s busiest long-distance train route, running from Chicago to Seattle. Throughout these corridors sit runaways, adventurers, and loners – a myriad of passengers waiting to see what their journey holds. A touching and honest observation, co-directed by the iconic Albert Maysles, In Transit breathes life into the long commute, and contemplates the unknowns that lie at our final destination. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary, NY Director(s)

JACKRABBIT

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 101 minutes
  • Directed By: Carleton Ranney
  • Country: USA
When a friend's suicide leaves behind a mysterious computer drive, a fringe hacker and accomplished computer technician come together to decipher the message left in his wake. First-time filmmaker Carleton Ranney effortlessly combines a low-fi aesthetic with an intensely ambitious sci-fi story, creating a work that manages to satisfy as both a retro throwback and a forward-thinking indie drama. |Read More
Thriller, Science Fiction, NY Director(s)

JIMMYS HALL

  • Release Year: 2014
  • Runtime: 109 minutes
  • Directed By: Ken Loach
  • Country: U.K., France, Ireland
James Gralton returns from exile and reopens a public dancehall, bravely pushing back against the sharply drawn religious and political margins of his time. Ken Loach (Winner, Palme-d'or 2006, The Wind that Shakes the Barley) paints a romantic drama about a leftist leader, and a 1930s Ireland that celebrates free speech and thought in the face of oppressive dogma. A Sony Pictures Classics Release. |Read More
Drama

KAREN

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Directed By: Blast Theory
Karen is an app that mixes together gaming, storytelling, and psychological profiling. Karen is a life coach and she’s happy to help you work through a few things in your life. As soon as you launch Karen, she will ask you some questions about your outlook on the world. As she becomes more and more curious, Karen starts to identify things about you that she shouldn’t know. Where exactly is this going to end? |Read More
Transmedia

KING JACK

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 81 minutes
  • Directed By: Felix Thompson
  • Country: USA
Growing up in a rural town filled with violent delinquents, Jack has learned to do what it takes to survive, despite having an oblivious mother and no father. After his aunt falls ill and a younger cousin comes to stay with him, the hardened 15-year-old discovers the importance of friendship, family, and looking for happiness even in the most desolate of circumstances. |Read More
Drama, New York, NY Director(s)

KURT COBAIN MONTAGE OF HECK

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 133 minutes
  • Directed By: Brett Morgen
  • Country: USA
Kurt Cobain remains an icon 20 years after his death. HBO’s Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck is the first fully authorized documentary, a raw and visceral journey through Cobain’s life and career with Nirvana through the lens of his home movies, recordings, artwork, photography, and journals. |Read More
Documentary, Music

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