40th New York Film Festival Information

The Lincoln Center has just announced their final line up for this year’s festival, which runs from Friday September 27 to Sunday, October 13, 2002. Final dates, locations and showtimes should be announced in the coming weeks.

Opening Night Presentation
About Schmidt
Alexander Payne, USA, 125 min, 2002

Centerpiece Presentation
Punch-Drunk Love
Paul Thomas Anderson, USA, 95 min, 2002

Closing Night Presentation
Talk To Her
Pedro Almodovar, Spain, 112 min, 2002


The films

Auto Focus
Paul Schrader, USA, 104 min, 2002

Blind Spot: Hitler’s Secretary
Andre Heller and Othmar Schmiderer, Austria, 90 min, 2002

Bloody Sunday
Paul Greengrass, United Kingdom/Ireland, 110 min, 2002

Im Kwon-Taek, South Korea, 117 min, 2002

Divine Intervention
Elia Suleiman, France/Palestine, 92 min, 2002

Friday Night
Claire Denis, France, 86 min, 2002

Love And Diane
Jennifer Dworkin, USA, 155 min, 2002

The Magdalene Sisters
Peter Mullan, Scotland/Ireland, 119 min, 2002

The Man Without A Past
Aki Kaurismaki, Finland, 97 min, 2002

Monday Morning
Otar Iosseliani, France/Italy, 122 min, 2002

My Mother’s Smile
Marco Bellocchio, Italy, 103 min, 2002

Russian Ark
Aleksandr Sokurov, Russia/Germany, 96 min, 2002

Safe Conduct
Bertrand Tavernier, France, 170 min, 2002

The Son
Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, Belgium/France, 103 min, 2002

Springtime In A Small Town
Tian Zhuangzhuang, China, 116 min, 2002

Abbas Kiarostami, Iran/France, 94 min, 2002

To Be And To Have
Nicolas Philibert, France, 105 min, 2002

Turning Gate
Hong Sang-soo, South Korea, 115 min, 2002

The Uncertainty Principle
Manoel de Oliveira, Portugal/France, 133 min, 2002

Unknown Pleasures
Jia Zhang-Ke, China/Japan, 113 min, 2002

Waiting For Happiness
Abderrahmane Sissako, Mauritania/France, 95 min, 2002


Special Event Screenings

Come Drink With Me
King Hu, Hong Kong, 95 min, 1965

F.W. Murnau, Germany, 116 min, 1926, with Live musical accompaniment for the world premiere of new score