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Film Society of Lincoln Center

Lincoln Center, 165 W. 65th St, New York City, NY
+1 212-875-5610
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Great Cinema in various theaters

We enjoyed a movie at the Howard Gilman theater at Lincoln Center yesterday. The film society uses... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
robcurtross
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New York City, New York
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Always the Best in Cinema

The films and film festivals are the best of Arthouse Cinema. This is where films flourish. They... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Susan P
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New York City, New York
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2 Jul 2017
“Great Cinema in various theaters”
2 Mar 2017
“Always the Best in Cinema”
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Lincoln Center, 165 W. 65th St, New York City, NY
Upper West Side
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+1 212-875-5610
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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a movie at the Howard Gilman theater at Lincoln Center yesterday. The film society uses one of several theaters for its high quality movies. The Gilman has less than 100 seats, but the seats were very comfortable, had good lines of sight, and...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

The films and film festivals are the best of Arthouse Cinema. This is where films flourish. They also have a very good cafe/restaurant in the cinema lobby.

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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Film society is part of Lincoln Center. Sometime U can found movies there what played long ago or very brand new. Mostly foreign movies or Indi what made by independent movie 🎥 makers or companies. If U lucky 🍀U can find a very good one....More

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Reviewed October 24, 2016

Part of the Lincoln Center, the Film Society is located on W 65th, between Broadway & Amsterdam. It's quite unique, its programing captivating, alluring, disarming, intruding, upsetting and sometimes just plain ugly, like the 1976 Ettore Scola Brutti, Sporchi e Cattivi (Down & Ugly) they...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

Some of the most comfortable theaters in New York. Well-curated films, interesting and thought-provoking festivals with great speakers and Q&A sessions. Serious film lovers flock to the Film Society!

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Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

Always something interesting going on here. I always look forward to the annual "Rendezvous With a French Cinema" films & events.

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Reviewed February 18, 2015

If you really love cinema, you will love the Film Society of Lincoln of Lincoln Center. There are an amazing variety of films shown here, and most of them are good. The Film Society curates the films so that you may love or hate them,...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2015

This is a film and education complex within the Lincoln Center body of buildings. Films are shown both in repertory and first-run, mostly independent and foreign. Often there are writers and directors in attendance. The organization has several big annual festivals plus many more targeted...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2014

I had the privilege to attend a movie at this theatre and was pleasantly surprised with the place. The size is great, not too big and not too small - just right. The seats are comfortable, popcorn tasty and drinks. We saw a movie called...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2014

we live in a small town so when we come to nyc we want to do things we cannot do there. Theatre , opera and other live arts are of course wonderful. But there is also a world of non hollywood film . This is...More

Thank Jeffrey P
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downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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