Isabelle Huppert in "Elle" © Sony Pictures Classics
Events » New York

A New Kind of Woman

Feb 21, 2017


In the beginning is darkness, pierced suddenly by the frenzied cries of a woman in pain…or pleasure. Or, could it …

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A World Made of Language

Jan 02, 2017



We stand facing the new year a world divided. Politically, religiously and culturally we seem unable or unwilling to stop …

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Dance of the Soul’s Subversions

Sep 25, 2016

Those unforgettable clouds mushrooming into the skies over Japan in August of 1945 did much more than just release the …

Searching for Love Where There Is Only Lust

Aug 13, 2016

We live in a clash of opposites: youth and aging, beauty and ugliness, life and death. Even New York City …

Nina Hellman & Christian Camargo
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In Hope, We Live

Apr 04, 2016

At the center of a tale full of incest, assassination attempts, jealous stepmothers, kidnapping, lust, pirates and shipwrecks sits a …

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Echoes of the Past, Now

Dec 28, 2015


Tensions flow among countries, politics and religions, so a sense of insecurity has been increasing in world affairs today. Each …

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Making a Sally with Western Mystery

Dec 24, 2015

December 2015 is a war zone for movies. With Star Wars: The Force Awakens in the lead, and so many movies …

Making the Invisible Visible

Mar 01, 2013

“In many cases the funds actually exist.  Many of the programs that are incorporated into the message of this film, …

The Donald M. Kendall Sculpture Gardens

Dec 01, 2012


One day with a fresh air, under the warm sun in the autumn, in Purchase, N.Y., there was a place …

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Carey Mulligan: The Great Drama Geek

Jan 27, 2012

One of the most exciting new talents to suddenly show enormous potential and quickly become recognized as a star is …

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Actor Michael Shannon: The Most Wanted Craziness

Jan 14, 2012

Actor Michael Shannon has become widely known in the past few years from such films as “Bug”, “My Son, My …

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The World Through Angelina Jolie’s Eyes

Dec 22, 2011

War never ends, even though we have known its horribleness and cruelty.  Why do we continue doing things that …