Celebrating its 45th edition in 2016, New Directors/New Films introduces New York audiences to the work of emerging filmmakers from around the world. Throughout its rich history, New Directors has uncovered talents like Pedro Almódovar, Darren Aronofsky, Nicole Holofcener, Spike Lee, Kelly Reichardt, and Steven Spielberg.

Tickets to the festival will go on sale in early March. Film Society and MoMA members receive an early access period. Please note: New Directors does not accept open submissions.

New Directors/New Films is supported by Kenneth Kuchin, The Junior Associates of The Museum of Modern Art, the Film Society’s New Wave, The New York Times, American Airlines, and Stella Artois.