Films
Late Night
NOW PLAYING | August 22nd, 2019 Late Night

A late-night talk show host's world is turned upside down when she hires her first and only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision brings about unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women who are separated by culture and generation become united by their love of a biting punchline.

Pavarotti
NOW PLAYING | August 22nd, 2019 Pavarotti

From the filmmaking team behind the highly-acclaimed documentary The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years, PAVAROTTI is a riveting film that lifts the curtain on the icon who brought opera to the people. Academy Award (R) winner Ron Howard puts audiences front row center for an exploration of The Voice...The Man...The Legend. Luciano Pavarotti gave his life to the music and a voice to the world. This cinematic event features history-making performances and intimate interviews, including never-before-seen footage and cutting-edge Dolby Atmos technology.

Echo In The Canyon
NOW PLAYING | August 22nd, 2019 Echo In The Canyon

Echo In The Canyon celebrates the explosion of popular music that came out of LA's Laurel Canyon in the mid-60s as folk went electric and The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield and The Mamas and the Papas gave birth to the California Sound. It was a moment (1965 to 1967) when bands came to LA to emulate The Beatles and Laurel Canyon emerged as a hotbed of creativity and collaboration for a new generation of musicians who would soon put an indelible stamp on the history of American popular music. Featuring Jakob Dylan, the film explores the beginnings of the Laurel Canyon music scene. Dylan uncovers never-before-heard personal details behind the bands and their songs and how that music continues to inspire today.

Apocalypse Now: Final Cut
NOW PLAYING | August 22nd - 25th, 2019 Apocalypse Now: Final Cut

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Oscar-winning Vietnam cult war epic, Studiocanal will release in cinemas this summer a special, never-before-seen cut restored with breathtaking realism by Coppola himself to the highest and finest audio and visual standards, for a truly visceral cinema experience.

Restored from the original negative for the first time ever, Apocalypse Now Final Cut is Coppola’s most realized version of his multi-awarded classic -a haunting journey into madness that fascinated generations of movie lovers.

Once Upon Time In Hollywood
August 23rd - 29th, 2019 Once Upon Time In Hollywood

Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. The ninth film from the writer-director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood’s golden age.

Wild Rose
August 23rd - 29th, 2019 Wild Rose

Fresh out of prison, a Scottish woman juggles her job and two children while pursuing her dream of becoming a country music star. She soon gets her chance when she travels to Nashville, Tenn., on a life-changing journey to discover her true voice.

Page to Screen with Pelham Reads: Grade 3-5
August 26th, 2019 Page to Screen with Pelham Reads: Grade 3-5

In celebration of the best in childrens literature, and in partnership with Pelham Reads, The Picture House will provide students with the opportunity to star in their own version of the timeless classic A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. A short, age- appropriate script will be adapted from the original story - kids in grades 3-5 will take on the leading roles, while kids in grades K-2 will fill out the supporting cast. Student groups will work separately and together as actors, producers, cinematographers, and set designers throughout the week. The camp culminates with the last two days filming on set, as professional filmmakers work with the students to shoot and produce their film. The finished film will debut as part of a special screening at The Picture House in November, complete with lights, cameras, and the red carpet. Page to Screen with Pelham Reads for grades K-2 and 3-5, August 26 th -30 th ,9am-12pm

Location: The Picture House, 175 Wolfs Lane
Cost: $275 (regular)/ $250 Early Bird

Page to Screen with Pelham Reads: Grade K-2
August 26th, 2019 Page to Screen with Pelham Reads: Grade K-2

In celebration of the best in childrens literature, and in partnership with Pelham Reads, The Picture House will provide students with the opportunity to star in their own version of the timeless classic A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. A short, age- appropriate script will be adapted from the original story - kids in grades 3-5 will take on the leading roles, while kids in grades K-2 will fill out the supporting cast. Student groups will work separately and together as actors, producers, cinematographers, and set designers throughout the week. The camp culminates with the last two days filming on set, as professional filmmakers work with the students to shoot and produce their film. The finished film will debut as part of a special screening at The Picture House in November, complete with lights, cameras, and the red carpet. Page to Screen with Pelham Reads for grades K-2 and 3-5, August 26 th -30 th ,9am-12pm

Location: The Picture House, 175 Wolfs Lane
Cost: $275 (regular)/ $250 Early Bird

WICFF: Kids Flicks 1
September 6th - 8th, 2019 WICFF: Kids Flicks 1

WICFF Kid Flicks One
Touring Program
Shorts: 60 min.
Recommended ages: 3-7
in English, or no dialogue
Bigger, brighter, bolder—change is in the air in NYICFF Kid Flicks 1, brimming with fun and clever stories of growth and transformation.
If you’ve ever been the youngest of the group, you’ll sympathize with the little tadpole who always falls a tad behind in the charming KUAP. Catching up on penmanship is the name of the game if you want to graduate from pencils in the winning doc Pen Licence. Then little ones are in charge and grown-ups get to play when the hilarious Flipped reworks the script.
These shorts and so much more await you!

WICFF: Kids Flicks 2
September 6th - 8th, 2019 WICFF: Kids Flicks 2

WICFF Kid Flicks Two
Touring Program
Shorts72 min.
Recommended ages: 8+
in English, or no dialogue, with English subtitles
WICFF Kid Flicks 2 bridges the gap between little and big for young audiences growing in experiences and ideas.
Take a wild ride and harness the (cat) power of the cosmos with the quirky film Catmos. If your curious about more earthly matters, take a page out of a Field Guide to Being a 12-Year-Old Girl. And whether their tastes lean umami or sweet, the duo in Mogu & Perol just might convince you there is simply nothing more delish than a warm friendship.
With these films and more, WICFF Kid Flicks 2 shows you’re never too old to learn a few new tricks!

WICFF: Viva Kid Flicks!
September 6th - 8th, 2019 WICFF: Viva Kid Flicks!

WICFF Viva Kid Flicks
Touring Program
Shorts65 min.
Recommended ages: 8+
in Spanish with English subtitles or no dialogue
Viva Kid Flicks celebrates Spanish-language and Latino-themed stories in shorts from around the globe.
Can a fabled stone offer another path for Matilde’s life on her Mexican rancho? And the choices we make at mealtime sometimes have a very big impact, especially for a seemingly picky eater with a lot more on his mind in the drama from Spain, Fish. The universal language of wizards bridges cultures from the UK to Cuba in the imaginative doc Spelliasmous.
You’ll experience moving stories and hear how around the world, Spanish stories have their own distinctive flair.

WICFF: Dutch Animation Celebration
September 7th - 8th, 2019 WICFF: Dutch Animation Celebration

WICFF Dutch Animation Celebration

Touring Program

Shorts74 min.
Recommended ages:8+
in Dutch, in English, No dialogue, with English subtitles

WICFF crossed the Atlantic to join forceswith Cinekid, The Netherland’s premiere film festival for children, to share a program of the very best of Dutch animation–featuring diverse stories, hilarious romps, inventive animation, and more!

With trusty scissors in hand, Mr. Papermakes choice cuts to craft his ideal world. Blooming with artful animation and wistful storytelling, Emilywas spotlighted as the Netherlands’ entry for Oscar consideration. Then three very different kids, all friends, find out what it truly means to walk a day in each other’s shoes,…and legs, and torsos in this hilarious International Emmy-award winner.

Inventive design, storytelling and themes combine to make this Dutch Animation Celebrationa whole lot of fun!

Presented with support from Dutch Culture USA

2019 Accent Dance NYC Benefit & Performance
September 21st, 2019 2019 Accent Dance NYC Benefit & Performance

Accent Dance NYC presents an evening of live dance performance, during which we will share how our unique educational initiatives are empowering youth in underserved schools in New York City and lower Westchester. The program celebrates the power and beauty of dance to transform lives, and features a diverse array of dance styles, including ballet, contemporary, tango, hip hop, and more. Our professional dancers and teaching artists hail from Cuba, Spain, Argentina, Puerto Rico, Haiti, Colombia, and the United States, and have danced with such prestigious companies as the Cuban National Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, and the Metropolitan Opera. You are invited to discover how Accent Dance NYC is making a lasting impact on communities through its educational and performance initiatives, and how you can make a difference in the lives of children and their families.