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    (Andrea, David, Joshua, Leslie)
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    (Andrea, David, Joshua, Leslie)
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    Recent reviews:
  • (500) Days of Summer
  • Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer
  • The Art of the Steal
  • The Beetle
  • Blessed is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh
  • Boy A
  • Brideshead Revisited
  • The Brothers Bloom
  • Burn After Reading
  • Cold Souls
  • The Duchess
  • Elegy
  • Enlighten Up! A Skeptic's Journey Into the World of Yoga
  • Five Minutes of Heaven
  • Flame and Citron
  • Frozen River
  • Happy-Go-Lucky
  • How to Lose Friends & Alienate People
  • The Human Condition
  • Hunger
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • King of Shadows
  • The Lemon Tree
  • Lorna's Silence
  • A Man Named Pearl
  • Man on Wire
  • Memorial Day
  • Mister Foe
  • Morning Light
  • My F├╝hrer
  • My One and Only
  • Paris
  • The Pervert's Guide to Cinema
  • Peter and Vandy
  • Police, Adjective
  • Pray the Devil Back to Hell
  • Profit Motive and the Whispering Wind
  • Rachel Getting Married
  • A Secret
  • Sleep Dealer
  • St. Trinian's
  • Thirst
  • Throw Down Your Heart
  • Valentino: The Last Emperor
  • What's the Matter with Kansas?
  • Wild Grass
  • Jay DiPietro


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    Film news and reviews

  • Atom Films
  • Cinema Pit List
    Armpit hair in cinema from "Angel Heart" to "Zert"
  • Film Journal (Hollywood Reporter)
  • Film Junkie
  • Film Threat
  • Hollywood Jesus
    In case you missed the Christ figures in "Pokemon" and "Lost In Space."
  • IndieWire
  • La Movie Boeuf
    More reviews by Offoffoff's David Butterworth
  • 6degrees
  • The Reel Roundtable

    Filmmakers information and organizations

  • Filmmakers Alliance (Los Angeles)
  • Independent Feature Project / IFP New York / IFFM
  • National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture

    Theaters and tickets

  • American Museum of the Moving Image
  • Anthology Film Archives
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music
  • Film Forum
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  • Walter Reade Theater at Lincoln Center
  • Quad Cinema

    Series and festivals

  • Asian American International Film Festival
    In July in New York.
  • Cannes Film Festival
    In May over in Europe someplace.
  • Cine-Club
    New and classic French films every Tuesday at the Alliance Francaise on the Upper East Side.
  • Docfest
    Documentaries in June at DGA Theater.
  • Independents Night
    Monthly series at Lincoln Center showing new films and works in progress by new filmmakers.
  • Human Rights Watch International Film Festival
    June at Lincoln Center.
  • Lower East Side Film Festival
    June in various bars and theaters on New York's Lower East Side.
  • New York Film Festival
    September-October at Lincoln Center.
  • New York International Independent Film and Video Festival
    September-October at Lincoln Center.
  • New York Underground Film Festival
    March at the Anthology.
  • Shorts International Film Festival
    November in New York. One of my favorite splash pages.
  • New Filmmakers
    Wednesdays at the Anthology. See our full listing of New Filmmakers films.
  • Slamdance Film Festival
    January in Utah.
  • Sundance Film Festival
    January in Utah.
  • Toronto International Film Festival
    September in Toronto, eh?
  • Vancouver International Film Festival
    September-October in Vancouver.
  • Williamsurg Brooklyn Film Festival
    May in Brooklyn.

    Studios and distributors

  • Miramax
  • Shooting Gallery
  • Third World Newsreel

    Digital films and films on the web

  • Atom Films
  • Digifest
    October in Midtown.
  • IFilm
    Digital-film downloads and news.
  • Resfest
    October at The New School.
  • ShortBUZZ

    Some of our favorites

  • Cube
  • Tom Noonan
  • Olympia Pictures / "Lena's Dreams"


  • Dogme 95
    Featuring the "manifesto" by a group of Danish directors (including Lars von Trier and Thomas Vinterberg) renouncing all artificial techniques and special effects.
  • Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre & Broadcasting
  • TLA Video
    Greenwich Village video store connected with Philadelphia's Theater of the Living Arts.