• The Tragedy of Macbeth Sets Premiere at the 2021 New York Film Festival

    2 days ago - By Coming Soon

    Joel Coen's highly-anticipated Shakespearean film adaptation of The Tragedy of Macbeth has officially set its world premiere on September 24 at the Alice Tully Hall as the opening night film of this year's 59th New York Film Festival. The announcement also comes with the release of the first official Tragedy of Macbeth image which you can check out below, providing us our first look at Oscar winners Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand as Lord and Lady Macbeth.
    “The New York Film Festival is a place where I've been watching movies as an audience member and showing them as a filmmaker...
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  • NYFF to open with Joel Coen's ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth'

    2 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    Joel Coen's “The Tragedy of Macbeth” starring Frances McDormand and Denzel Washington will have its world premiere on opening night of the New York Film Festival, organizers said Thursday. The 59th edition of the festival kicks off Sept. 24.
    Washington plays the Scottish Lord and McDormand stars as the scheming Lady in Coen's black and white adaptation of Shakespeare's classic tragedy. The official description said the film is, “A work of stark chiaroscuro and incantatory rage” that nods to both the visuals and aspect ratios of Laurence Olivier's Shakespeare adaptations as well as Akira...
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  • New York Film Festival To Open With Joel Coen's ‘The Tragedy Of Macbeth' In Return To In-Person Lincoln Center Mode

    2 days ago - By Deadline

    After navigating through the coronavirus pandemic in 2020 and mounting a hybrid edition, the New York Film Festival will return to its Lincoln Center base this fall. Film at Lincoln Center, the fest's presenting organization, said Thursday that this year's opening-night selection will be Joel Coen's The Tragedy of Macbeth on September 24. The film,...
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