Address: 36-01 35 Ave., Astoria - 718-777-6888
Description: Here is a chance to see some of the past year's best and most artistically significant films on the big screen. Titles, selected by Chief Curator David Schwartz and Assistant Film Curator Aliza Ma, will include Viola (dir. Matias Pineiro), Museum Hours (dir. Jem Cohen), A Touch of Sin (dir. Jia Zhangke), The Grandmaster (dir. Wong Kar-wai), and Leviathan (dirs. Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Verena Paravel).
Venue Description: Museum of the Moving Image advances the understanding, enjoyment, and appreciation of the art, history, technique, and technology of film, television, and digital media. In its expanded and renovated facilities - acclaimed for both its accessibility and bold design - the Museum presents exhibitions; screenings of significant works; discussion programs featuring actors, directors, craftspeople, and business leaders; and education programs which serve more than 50,000 students each year. The Museum also houses a significant collection of moving-image artifacts.