The Jacob Burns Film Center gives visitors plenty of reasons to visit in September
The Center takes a look at the groundbreaking films of indie director Shirley Clarke, including Portrait of Jason (September 19, with presentation on Milestone Films), The Connection (September 20), Robert Frost: A Lover’s Quarrel with the World (September 21), and Ornette: Made in America (September 22).
Meet the filmmakers and hear about their processes after screenings of these films:
September 11: NYFF Gold: A 50th Anniversary Collection, with Kent Jones, Richard Pena, and Joanne Koch
September 15: Rosewood, with Jonathan Demme as part of his “Rarely Seen Cinema” series
September 25: Symphony of the Soil, with Dan Barber, Deborah Koons Garcia, and Jacob Burns Executive Director Steve Apkon, along with a food-tasting reception with Pleasantville Farmer’s Market vendors and wines from the Wine Enthusiast
September 30: Dead Man’s Burden, with filmmaker Jared Moshe as part of the “Local Element: Works from a Westchester Perspective” series
For more information, call the Jacob Burns Film Center at (914) 747-5555 or visit burnsfilmcenter.org.