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Makoto Shinkai

Makoto Shinkai

August 10 to August 15
For years considered the rising star of Japanese animation, Makoto Shinkai has more than arrived today as a consummate genius of the form and the auteur behind the highest-grossing anime of all-time, 2016’s YOUR NAME.
Truffaut x 7

Truffaut x 7

August 15 to August 24
The most vicious street fighter of the Cahiers du cinema writers turned the tenderest and most emotionally direct of the New Wave critics-cum-filmmakers, often represented by the same few key works—here Truffaut the multifaceted artist is on display in all his range.
PLAYTIME: Family Matinees

PLAYTIME: Family Matinees

August 18 to August 31
Great movies don’t have age restrictions, so there’s something for everybody and anybody to enjoy at Playtime, including cats and pratfalls, Tramps and Oncles, a sweet songbook, and Rodents of Unusual Size. Every Saturday and Sunday at 11am—bring the family! This weekend: Isao Takahata's THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA.
Welcome to Metrograph:<br>A to Z

Welcome to Metrograph:
A to Z

August 20 to August 30
A two-year, alphabetically ordered series that offers films we consider must-sees. The only self-imposed restriction: one film per director.
Larry Clark

Larry Clark

August 25 to August 30
Over fifty when his debut feature, Kids, was released to a clamor of controversy in 1995, the polarizing Clark has remained to this day an ageless enfant terrible, exemplifying the spirit of adolescent rebellion and, to cite the title of one of his infamous photography collections, teenage lust.
ACADEMY AT METROGRAPH

ACADEMY AT METROGRAPH

September 21 to October 13
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' year-long residency at Metrograph is a monthly series showcasing film prints from the Academy Film Archive, home to one of the most diverse and extensive motion picture collections in the world. Coming up in September: Women in Indie Animation
Dario Argento

Dario Argento

September 21 to September 28
When it comes to Dario Argento, the stylist supreme of horror cinema, one might first think of an insidious mood, of piercingly intense colors, of a scrap of haunting music or a set piece in which the camera sets off on its own inexplicable course or an act of violence at once shocking, sensuous, and beautiful.