Bombshell Bride a 1935 Japanese comedy by Keisuke Sasaki in its first US screening. Recounts the struggle of two men, one rich and one poor, for the lovely maidens affection. Score performed by Bill Frisell. Part of World Financial Centers Silent Film Series. Winter Garden. One of three films to be shown Wed. Jan. 14 & Thurs. Jan. 15 beginning at 7.
THE LODGER, The 1926 movie was Alfred Hitchcocks first full-length film and suspense thriller. An innocent man is mistakenly accused of being the murderous Avenger. Part of the World Financial Centers Silent Film series. It will be accompanied by an original score by British composer Joby Talbot performed by Present Music, a Milwaukee-based new music ensemble. Winter Garden, Fri. Jan. 16 at 7.
ANTHOLOGY FILM ARCHIVES, 32 Second Ave., 505-5181: Call for information on upcoming film schedule for December and January including films from Joseph Cornells private collection.
THE CANtor film center, 36 E. Eighth St., 212-571-2170: call for information about film schedule & times.
Cinema village, 22 E. 12th St., 646-408-2705: call for schedule & information.
COLLECTIVE: UNCONSCIOUS, 145 Ludlow St., 254-5277: Tue.Robert Beck Memorial Cinema, local, underground & independent films, 9:30 p.m., $5.
FILM FORUM 1, 209 W. Houston St., www.filmforum.com, 727-8110: Jan. 9-29-The Battle of Algiers, Gillo Pontecorvos masterwork, on two screens, call for schedule, $9.75; Zero Day, open ended engagement of this film looking into the minds of two high school boys, 1, 2:45, 4:30, 6:15, 8:10 & 10:10 p.m., $9.75.
FILM FORUM 2, 209 W. Houston St., 727-8110: Jan. 7-20-Several documentaries about the Legendary Couturier Yves Sain Laurent, call for schedule, $9.75; Call about current films showing on the Forums smaller screens.
NEW YORK UNIVERSITy, Cantor Film Center, 36 E. Eighth St., 212-414-2688: Call for schedule & more information, 212-998-1795.
SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS, MOMA Film/Gramercy Theater, 127 E. 23rd St., 212-592-2195: Call for schedule & information.
THE SCREENING ROOM, 54 Varick St., 334-2100: Sun.Breakfast at Tiffanys, based on the novel by Truman Capote, starring Audrey Hepburn, 1:30 p.m.
Pioneer Theater, 155 E. Third St., 254-3300: Sun.SHORT FILM SLAM, show your original films and videos before an audience in a real cinema setting, call for guidelines, 2-4 p.m., sign-up 1:30 p.m.
Video Theater NYC, 85 East Fourth St., 212-868-4444: A new microcinema in New York, hoping to create a new niche for independent, low-budget works that are not big enough for the Film Forum or the Angelika, call now for more information, $5.