Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center (New York City)
Indoors at the The Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center at Lincoln Center
70 Lincoln Center Plaza, 165 West 65th, New York, NY
The Film Society of Lincoln Center's new landmark state-of-the-art Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, a multi-screen theater and cultural venue opened to the public in the heart of Lincoln Center’s campus in June, 2011.
The new Film Center, named after FSLC board member, and award-winning filmmaker and designer Elinor Bunin Munroe, is part of the 16-acre Lincoln Center campus redevelopment and has been designed by David Rockwell and Rockwell Group who also collaborated with Diller Scofidio + Renfro on the exterior. The 17,500 square foot venue will house 2 theaters, an ampitheater and a café. The 150-seat Francesca Beale Theater will show specialty film releases, and the intimate 90-seat Howard Gilman Theater will screen a combination of new film releases and special programs. The amphitheater, with a 152” Panasonic Plasma screen (the largest of its kind on public display in the country) will house lectures, panels and educational programs.
1 or 2 train to 61st Street, Lincoln Center
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