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

    9 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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  • ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth' First Look: Joel Coen Directs Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand in the Legendary Shakespeare Story

    ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth' First Look: Joel Coen Directs Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand in the Legendary Shakespeare Story

    10 days ago - By Slash Film

    Joel Coen is striking out on his own for a change with The Tragedy of Macbeth , a new adaptation of the William Shakespeare play. Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand star in the tale of corrupting ambition, and the flick has just been announced as the opening night film at the 59th New York Film Festival. This news comes with a first-look photo showcasing some stunning, noir-like cinematography from Bruno Delbonnel .
    The Tragedy of Macbeth First Look
    I was already all-in on The Tragedy of Macbeth , but this first-look image has me even more enthralled. Look at that! It's gorgeous. It...
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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

    10 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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  • ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth' With Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand to Open New York Film Festival

    10 days ago - By The Wrap

    Joel Coen's “The Tragedy of Macbeth,” starring Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand, will make its world premiere as the opening night film of the 2021 New York Film Festival.
    “The Tragedy of Macbeth” will kick off NYFF 59 with a screening at Alice Tully Hall on Sept. 24. The festival itself runs from Sept. 24 through Oct. 10.
    Coen's film is a new visualization of the Scottish play, all shot in a stark chiaroscuro, that stars Washington as Macbeth and McDormand as Lady Macbeth. NYFF describes it as an “anguished film that stares, mouth agape, at a sorrowful world undone by blind, greed...
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