Have A Good Weekend: #NYFF, #NYABF And Biophilia

September 26, 2014 | ANIMAL

Here are some art, film, music and other things happening in NYC so you can Have a Good Weekend. Drop your suggestions in the comments or to tips@animalnewyork.com.

FRIDAY 78 °F LOW 60 °F

In theaters: Hendrix biopic Jimi: All Is By My Side starring Andre 3000; Björk: Biophilia Live at IFC.

Andrew Durbin’s “Mature Themes” book launch with readings Harry Burke and Juliana Huxtable, a screening of Reifying Desire 6 by Jacolby Satterwhite and a new video by Jesse Darling. (7pm, free, Manhattan)

Crushed Out, Crazy & the Brains, Feral Foster, Wild Bore and Savants at Palisades. (7pm, $5, Brooklyn)

Borges: Obras Completas / The Complete Works  a projected word-search containing the entire literary output of Jorge Luis Borges, at DUMBO Arts Festival. By ANIMAL favorite Daniel Temkin. (7pm, free, Manhattan)

Best of Lost & Found Film Club at Spectacle. (7:30pm and 10pm, $5, Brooklyn)

Beach Fossils, Heavenly Beat, Axxa/Abraxas at Baby’s All Right (8pm, $20, Brooklyn)

Dankira: Meskel dance party with DJ Sirak dance party celebrating the Ethiopian holiday at Bushwick’s best Ethiopian joint, Bunna Cafe. (11:30pm, $10, Brooklyn)


Throw Vision, Ava Luna, Bueno, Amory Sivertson, Great Mason at Freshkills Park. (11am, Free, Staten Island)

Seymour: An Introduction  screening at the New York Film Festival. (12pm, $20, Manhattan)

Dreyer’s Vampyr with a live score at Nitehawk. (12pm, $16, Brooklyn)

The New New Wave: Exploring Indie Games and Indie Film at the New York Film Festival. See ticketing info. (12:3opm, free, Manhattan)

American Medium Sound Series #3: Digital/Analog Parallelism sound art and experimental music (7:30pm, free, Brooklyn)

Laurie Anderson and The Kronos Quartet at BAM. (7:30pm, $20, Brooklyn)

“Dance With Me”: Outlaw Ritual, Radio Jarocho, Skarroñeros, The Church Committee and Consumata at Black Bear Bar (8pm, $10, Brooklyn)

Lee Ranaldo and The Dust, Metal Mountains, Tall Firs at Union Pool. (9pm, $15, Brooklyn)

SUNDAY 82 °F LOW 62 °F

Printed Web #2 Launch and Artists’ Talk at the NY Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1. (1pm, free, Queens)

The Last Hijack at New York Film Festival, Lincoln Center Online Multi-Media experience and feature film. (1:30pm, $20, Manhattan)

Movies You Play: The Future of Interactive Cinema at the New York Film Festival. See ticketing info. (4pm, Free, Manhattan)

Good God! Soul Sundays w/ DJ Guyanna Ross + Friends, Listen In contributor Tim Pioppo spins soul at Alaska Bar. (6pm, free, Brooklyn)