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NYC Weekend Watch: ‘Yi Yi,’ ‘Under the Cherry Moon,’ Wim Wenders & More

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Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not likely to see in a theater again anytime soon, and many of which are, also, on 35mm. If you have a chance to attend any of these, we’re of the mind that it’s time extremely well-spent.

Quad Cinema

Though sold-out, the Kenneth Lonergan-presented screening of Yi Yi may have tickets available as of showtime.

The Lina Wertmüller series continues running.

Four Play” brings together The Who, Paul Schrader, Michael Curtiz, and Fassbinder.

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Welcome to Metrograph: A-Z” brings essential Mizoguchi, Truffaut, and Sturges this weekend.

Alphaville continues to screen.

Film Forum

The Frederick Wiseman retrospective is ongoing, while a print of To Be or Not to Be plays on Sunday.

Drafthouse

On the one-year anniversary of Prince’s death, see his great Under the Cherry Moon on 35mm on Friday night; Purple Rain screens on Saturday.

BAMcinématek

Wim Wenders’ road trilogy plays this weekend. More on those here.

Anthology Film Archive

Gender Transgression” continues running.


Source: The Film Stage

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