Past Events

E.g., 2019/01/16
E.g., 2019/01/16

Film: KinoNoir: Mildred Pierce (1945) presented on 16mm film

dir. Micahel Curtiz | 111 min | 1945   Michael Curtiz’ Mildred Pierce is a masterful take on James M. Cain’s grim novel about a woman who works tirelessly to give her children “the best” in the face of psychological battering from men and a spoiled daughter. In a career-defining role, Joan Crawford’s broad-shouldered Mildred is a woman whose efforts to build a successful restaurant from... MORE
Monday01.14.2019

Family event: NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL ¡Viva Kid Flicks!

SHORTS Mexico, UK, USA | 74 min. Recommended ages: 7+  in Spanish with English subtitles or no dialogue NYICFF is proud to offer a new Spanish-language program of animated, documentary, and live action films full of warmth, wit, and the cultural richness of our friends and neighbors to the south: Mexico. Drawn from the Festival’s annual Friends and Neighbors program... MORE
Sunday01.13.2019

Music: FonFon Ru, Ossalot, Haru Bangs, Crunchcoat

FonFon Ru album release celebration with all-star bill of locally-sourced rockers! Noisey rock and roll has found a home with four handsome friends. FonFon Ru is a loud introspective group of boys who want nothing more then to make sure a rock and roll show is as fun as it should be. The album “Death and Texas” will be coming out the same day as the show and will be up for grabs. Please come... MORE
Saturday01.12.2019

Family event: New York International Children's Film Festival 2018 Best of Fest Kid Flicks Two

SHORTS | 79 min. Recommended ages: 8+  in English, No dialogue, with English subtitles With a compelling range of styles and themes, Kid Flicks Two offers clever, thought-provoking films sure to inspire audiences ages 8+ to expand their horizons. In the Grand Prize award-winner Game (USA), AJ has the drive to excel but must push through obstacles to get there.... MORE
Saturday01.12.2019

Family event: NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL 2018 BEST OF FEST KID FLICKS ONE

SHORTS | 52 min. Recommended ages: 3-7  in English, No dialogue   Kid Flicks One gives a warm welcome to all budding cinephiles with this lively international lineup of fun. Kick off the festivities with good hygiene and great dubstep in Party Mouth(USA), then let your hair—or, er fur—down and hang loose in I Want to Live in the Zoo (Russia). And, even... MORE
Saturday01.12.2019

Music: Boy Harsher with Contrapposto and Black Mica the coldwave duo blends minimal synth through dark electro-pop sounds

for this special tour preview show, Boy Harsher will collaborate with Portland-based multimedia artist Lindsay Joy Stone on a special light installation.    "You make me feel like falling through. I disappear, in my mind." Boy Harsher return with their second LP Careful - a wild ride that celebrates abandon, while mourning attachment + love. Boy Harsher began as an urgent... MORE
Saturday01.05.2019

Music: SPACE New Year's Party with DJ Double Dessert with special guests Bright Boy, Cinnamon Maxxine, and visuals by Fyvr

Ring in the New Year in style with SPACE! DJ Double Dessert brings the party alongside special guests, Portland future-soul beatmaking crooner Bright Boy and burlesque starlet Cinnamon Maxxine. Technicolor visuals provided by Fyvr. Dip your toes into the pool of possibility and bid 2018 a fond adieu with us!  Power Absolute by Bright Boy
Monday12.31.2018

Film: MINDING THE GAP + Live video chat with filmmaker Bing Liu

First-time filmmaker Bing Liu’s documentary MINDING THE GAP is a coming-of-age saga of three skateboarding friends in their Rust Belt hometown hit hard by decades of recession. In his quest to understand why he and his friends all ran away from home when they were younger,Bing follows 23-year-old Zack as he becomes a father and 17-year-old Keire as he gets his first job. As the film unfolds, Bing... MORE
Sunday12.30.2018