Friday, 15 August 2014

OSCAR HOPEFULS AND CRITICAL DARLINGS IN NYFF MAIN SLATE


The 52nd New York Film Festival looks to be one of its most memorable ever, with 30 buzz-heavy films having just been added to its main slate. These include gala screenings of David Fincher's Gone Girl and Paul Thomas Anderson's Inherent Viceboth snapped up by NYFF organisers for world premieres, just after the more popular festival grounds of Telluride and Toronto, and of Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's BirdmanThe fest runs from the 26th of September to the 12th of October. Here are the films which will show at NYFF 2014:

  • '71 (Yann Demange)
  • Beloved Sisters (Dominik Graf)
  • Birdman (Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu) - closing night gala
  • The Blue Room (Mathieu Amalric)
  • Clouds of Sils Maria (Olivier Assayas)
  • Eden (Mia Hansen-Love)
  • Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller)
  • Gone Girl (David Fincher) - opening night gala
  • Goodbye to Language 3D (Jean-Luc Godard)
  • Heaven Knows What (Ben Safdie and Josh Safdie)
  • Hill of Freedom (Hong Sang Soo)
  • Horse Money (Pedro Costa)
  • Inherent Vice (Paul Thomas Anderson) - centrepiece gala
  • Jauja (Lisandro Alonso)
  • Life of Riley (Alain Resnais)
  • Listen Up Philip (Alex Ross Perry)
  • Maps to the Stars (David Cronenberg)
  • Misunderstood (Asia Argento)
  • Mr. Turner (Mike Leigh)
  • Pasolini (Abel Ferrara)
  • The Princess of France (Amtias Pineiro)
  • Saint Laurent (Bertrand Bonello)
  • La Sapienza (Eugene Green)
  • Tales of the Grim Sleeper (Nick Broomfield)
  • Timbuktu (Abderrahmane Sissako)
  • Time Out of Mind (Oren Moverman)
  • Two Days, One Night (Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne)
  • Two Shots Fired (Martin Rejtman)
  • Whiplash (Damien Chazelle)
  • The Wonders (Alice Rohrwacher)