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53rd New York Film Festival Announces Spotlight on Documentary Section

53rd New York Film Festival Announces Spotlight on Documentary Section

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The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced the official lineup for its Spotlight on Documentary section at this year’s 53rd New York Film Festival, running September 25 – October 11. The eclectic selection of non-fiction features includes the world premiere of “Everything is Copy;” Frederick Wiseman’s 40th feature, “In Jackson Heights” and “Field of Vision,” which marks the latest project from recent Oscar-winner Laura Poitras.

The complete Spotlight on Documentary lineup includes:

Everything Is Copy”

Jacob Bernstein, 2015, USA, DCP, 89m

“Field of Vision: New Episodic Nonfiction”
Laura Poitras, USA/Germany, 2015, HDCAM
“Fish Tail (Rabo de Peixe)”
Joaquim Pinto & Nuno Leonel, Portugal, 2015, DCP, 103m
Portuguese with English subtitles

“Homeland (Iraq Year Zero)”
Part 1: “Before the Fall”
Part 2: “After the Battle”
Abbas Fahdel, Iraq/France, 2015, DCP, 160m/174m
Arabic with English subtitles

“Immigration Battle”
Michael Camerini & Shari Robertson, USA, 2015, DCP, 111m

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“Ingrid Bergman in Her Own Words”
Stig Björkman, Sweden, 2015, DCP, 114m
Swedish with English subtitles

“In Jackson Heights”
Frederick Wiseman, USA, 2015, DCP, 190m

“Jia Zhangke, A Guy from Fenyang”
Walter Salles, Brazil/France, 2014, DCP, 99m
Mandarin with English subtitles

“Rebel Citizen”
Pamela Yates, USA, 2015, DCP, 75m

“Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art”
James Crump, USA, 2015, DCP, 72m

“We Are Alive (On est vivants)”
Carmen Castillo, France/Belgium, 2015, DCP, 100m
French, Spanish, and Portuguese with English subtitles

“The Witness”
James Solomon, 2015, USA, DCP, 96m

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