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Saturday, April 7

What’s Showing Today? Saturday, April 7
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Featured Screening: Los Angeles Plays Itself at The Whitney Museum

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Today

Spanish Cinema of the Early Post-Franco Era at Anthology Film Archives
Series Details

  • Disenchantment (Jaime Chavarri). Details. 35mm. 1976. 97 min. 2:30 pm.
  • The Deputy (Eloy de la Iglesia). Details. 35mm. 1978. 110 min. 4:30 pm.
  • Pepi, Luci, Bom, and the Other Girls on the Heap (Pedro Almodóvar). Details. 35mm. 1980. 82 min. 7:00 pm.
  • Labyrinth of Passion (Pedro Almodóvar). Details. 35mm. 1982. 100 min. 9:00 pm.

Hey, Girlfriend! Lena Dunham Selects at BAMCinématek
Series Details

  • Vamps (Amy Heckerling). Details. Q&A with Heckerling and Alicia Silverstone. HD. 2012. 111 min. 6:50 pm.
  • Clueless (Amy Heckerling). Details. Q&A with Heckerling and Alicia Silverstone. 35mm. 1995. 97 min. 9:40 pm.

Asghar Farhadi’s Iran at Film Society of Lincoln Center
Series Details

  • Beautiful City. Details. 35mm. 2004. 101 min. 4:30 pm.
  • About EllyDetails. Digital. 2009. 119 min. 6:45 pm.
  • Fireworks WednesdayDetails. 35mm. 2006. 102 min. 9:15 pm.

Sakura—Spring Renews, Beauty Blooms at Japan Society
Series Details • Through April 14

  • The 47 Loyal Ronin (Hiroshi Inagaki). Details. 35mm. 1962. 207 min. 1:00 pm.
  • Shinsengumi Chronicles: I Want to Die a Samurai (Kenji Misumi). Details. 35mm. 1963. 93 min. 5:00 pm.
  • Sakuran (Mika Ninagawa). Details. 35mm. 2007. 111 min. 7:00 pm.

ContemporAsian at MoMA
Series Details

  • Tatsumi (Eric Khoo). Details. 2011. 94 min. 1:30 pm.

Carte Blanche: Cindy Sherman at MoMA
Series Details

  • Shadows (John Cassavetes). Details. 1959. 81 min. 2:00 pm.
  • Funny Games (Michael Haneke). Details. 1997. 108 min. 5:00 pm.
  • Inland Empire (David Lynch) with La Jetée (Chris Marker). Details. 2006. 209 min. 4:15 pm.

Three Stooges Matinees at Museum of the Moving Image
Series Details

  • Grips, Grunts and Groans, From Nurse to Worse and In the Sweet Pie and PieDetails. 1937-1943. 60 min. Noon.

Michaelangelo Antonioni Documentaries at Museum of the Moving Image
Series Details

  • Documentary ShortsDetails. 1943-1997. 2:00 pm.
  • Chung Kuo China. Details. 1972. 210 min. 5:00 pm.

World of Darkness at Spectacle
Series Details

  • Cairo Station (Youseff Chahine). Details. Digital. 1958. 77 min. 7:30 pm.
  • D.O.A. (Rudolph Maté). Details. Digital. 1950. 83 min. 9:30 pm.

Whitney Biennial 2012: Thom Andersen at The Whitney Museum
Series Details • Through May 27

  • Los Angeles Plays ItselfDetails. Beta SP. 2003. 169 min. Noon.
  • Get Out of the Car. 16mm. 2010. 35 min. 4:00 and 5:00 pm.

The Iron Mule Short Comedy Film Festival: Producers Picks at 92YTribecaDetails. 8:00 pm.
Essential Cinema: Kenneth Anger at Anthology Film Archives. Details. 4:45 pm.
Single Frame: The Slides of Hollis Frampton at Anthology Film ArchivesDetails. 7:15 pm.
Our Dresses (Performance by Camila Cañeque), The Dead Man (Peggy Ahwesh & Keith Sanborn) and  The End (Christopher Maclaine) at Microscope Gallery. Details. 60 min durational performance followed by 71 minute film program. 16mm. 1953/1989/2012. 6:00 pm performance 7:00 pm screening.

Midnight

Holy Mountain (Alejandro Jodorowsky) at IFC CenterDetails. 1973. 113 min. 11:45 pm.
Assault on Precinct 13
 (John Carpenter) at IFC CenterDetails. 1976. 91 min. 12:05 am.
Do the Right Thing (Spike Lee) at Landmark SunshineDetails. 1989. 120 min.
Deep Red (Dario Argento) at Nitehawk CinemaDetails. US Theatrical version. 35mm. 1975. 98 min.
Don’t Panic (Rubén Galindo Jr.) at SpectacleDetails. Digital. 1988. 86 min.

Ongoing

The Ruggles of Red Gap (Leo McCarey) at Film ForumDetails. 35mm. 1935. 92 min. 1:30, 3:30, 5:30, 7:30 and 9:30 pm.
The Island President (Jon Shenk) at Film ForumDetails. 2011. 101 min. 1:15, 3:15, 5:30, 7:50 and 10:00 pm.
Gerhard Richter Painting (Corinna Belz) at Film ForumDetails. 2011. 94 min. 1:00, 6:10 and 10:15 pm.
A Separation (Asghar Farhadi) at Film ForumDetails. 2011. 122 min. 3:00 and 8:00 pm.

Galleries

Museums

Below listed North-South

Uptown

  • David Lynch at Tilton Gallery, 8 East 76 Street. Open Tues-Sat 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Ends April 14.

Midtown

Chelsea

Downtown

Brooklyn