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One of the world’s great cinematic artists, Jafar Panahi has been carefully crafting self-reflexive works about artistic, personal, and political freedom for the past three decades, despite his oppression at the hands of the Iranian government.
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Legendary filmmaker Jerzy Skolimowski directs one of his most free and visually inventive films yet.
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The Films of Márta Mészáros opens in New York City today!

The Films of Márta Mészáros opens in New York City today!

21 Jan, 2022

An 11-film retrospective from the trailblazing Hungarian filmmaker opens at Film at Lincoln Center today.

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4k Restoration of BEAU TRAVAIL opens 9/4 Virtually and In Person

4k Restoration of BEAU TRAVAIL opens 9/4 Virtually and In Person

31 Aug, 2020

New 4k restoration of Claire Denis' BEAU TRAVAIL opens digitally and in-person Friday 9/4!

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New Relief Fund Announced!

New Relief Fund Announced!

03 Apr, 2020

A new relief fund established by initial donations from the Criterion Collection and Janus Films, was launched to help the more than 150 independent movie theaters across the United States that temporarily closed to slow the spread of COVID-19.

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About Janus Films

The historic Brattle Theater

Founded in 1956, Janus Films was the first theatrical distribution company dedicated to bringing international art-house films to U.S. audiences. Janus handles rights in all media to an extensive library that includes the work of Michelangelo Antonioni, Věra Chytilová, Sergei Eisenstein, Ingmar Bergman, Federico Fellini, Abbas Kiarostami, Akira Kurosawa, Ousmane Sembène, Andrei Tarkovsky, François Truffaut, Agnès Varda, and Yasujiro Ozu.

Janus handles rights in all media, and its library has grown to more than 1200 films.