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Opening Night Film
West Side Story
60th anniversary celebration of the modern day “Romeo and Juliet” set in a New York City ghetto about a Polish teen from one gang who falls for a Puerto Rican girl whose brother is from a rival gang.
NEW! Cast Reunion Conversation with Rita Moreno, George Chakiris and Russ Tamblyn
Ben Mankiewicz and Ava DuVernay discuss West Side Story (Intro)
Ben Mankiewicz and Ava DuVernay discuss West Side Story (Outro)
The Festival recognizes a select group of individuals whose careers have left a lasting impact on cinema, including exclusive conversations celebrating the honoree.
The Masters of Filmmaking
Iconic directors introduce one of their seminal films and share their personal recollections of the making of the film.
Timeless classics that have shaped generations, both past and present, and continue to influence filmmaking and culture today.
Films that have been forgotten or overlooked by time or changing cultural tastes that deserve to be rediscovered.
Curated collections of films highlighting special themes that spotlight specific genres, eras, technical expertise or cultures.