ANNA BAK-KVAPIL lives in Brooklyn and has written for Fandor, Not Coming to a Theater Near You, and MUBI.
A Glance at First Look: Overlooked Essentials in the Museum of the Moving Image's New International Showcaseby Anna Bak-Kvapil
DEC 11-JAN 12 | Film
As blessed as New York filmgoers are, each year a legion of excellent films that are feted at Cannes, Venice, Locarno, Toronto, and Berlin somehow never make it here. First Look, a new showcase at the Museum of the Moving Image, attempts to fill in the gaps that other festivals and series in town have neglected.