The Ephemeral Cinema of Sam Green

A Triple Feature of Live Documentary
Produced by ArKtype

From June 13–16 at Alice Tully Hall, the Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Sam Green brings his “live cinema documentary” masterpieces together for the first time, featuring his signature mix of live music and narration teeming with deeply moving insights on the human condition.

Upcoming events

June 15 at 4:00 pm

Summer for the City
The Ephemeral Cinema of Sam Green

A Thousand Thoughts

With the Kronos Quartet

Lincoln Center Presents
In collaboration with Film at Lincoln Center

June 15 at 4:00 pm

Alice Tully Hall

Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Sam Green brings his “live cinema documentary” masterpieces together for the first time.

June 15 at 8:00 pm

Summer for the City
The Ephemeral Cinema of Sam Green

A Thousand Thoughts

With the Kronos Quartet

Lincoln Center Presents
In collaboration with Film at Lincoln Center

June 15 at 8:00 pm

Alice Tully Hall

Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Sam Green brings his “live cinema documentary” masterpieces together for the first time.

June 16 at 7:30 pm

Summer for the City
The Ephemeral Cinema of Sam Green

The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller

With Yo La Tengo

Lincoln Center Presents
In collaboration with Film at Lincoln Center

June 16 at 7:30 pm

Alice Tully Hall

Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Sam Green brings his “live cinema documentary” masterpieces together for the first time.

 

 

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