Have A Good Weekend: Great New Films, Huge Anniversary Rave and 3D On The Best Screen

January 2, 2015 | Rhett Jones

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.


In theaters: One of the best films of the year L’il Quinquin is already open; old school New York gets a fresh look in the acclaimed film, A Most Violent Year; and a man goes searching for the source of General Tso’s chicken in The Search For General Tso.

Goodbye To Language 3-D on amazing screen at Museum of The Moving Image (7pm, $12, Queens)

California X Release show w/ Big Ups, Lvl Up, Ovlov at Shea Stadium (8pm, $8, Brooklyn)

Bird Courage at Rough Trade (8pm, $14.90, Brooklyn)

Baked, Furnsss, Washer, Oddy Knocky at Palisades (8pm, $7, Brooklyn)

SSION (LIVE) Lauren Dillard (Creep) b2b Karley Sciortino, DeSe, THOMAϟ (S!CK) at Cameo Gallery (11:59pm, $15, Brooklyn)

Videodrome at IFC Center (Midnight, $14, Manhattan)



Chris Verene’s intimate “Home Movies” exhibition at Postmasters (11am-6pm, free, Manhattan)

The original Batman starring Michael Keaton at MoMa (3pm, $12, Manhattan)

Angel Du$t, Big Mouth, NYC Headhunters, Vice at The Acheron (8pm, $10, Brooklyn)

Urs Fischer at Gagosian Gallery Madison (10am-6pm, free, Manhattan)

The Future Is Now Special Guests / Physical Therapy / Person Of Interest / J. Albert / Tallesen at Aviv (8pm, $10, Brooklyn)

DBX (live), Rrose, Derek Plaslaiko, Bryan Kasenic, John Tejada, Harry & JPEG, Mike Servito, Wrecked, Arthur Kimskii, Soramimi, Cory James at OUTPUT (10pm, $15, Brooklyn)

Turkish Paranormal Activity at Spectacle (Midnight, $5, Brooklyn)



“New Filmmakers” series at Anthology Film Archives (6pm, $10, Manhattan)

Food Stamps, ONWE, Toons, Sharkmuffin, Surfbort, DJ James David at The Knitting Factory (6:30pm, $8, Brooklyn)

Julian Lynch, Weyes Blood, Open Tower, Cassie Ramone, Jacob Gorchov (DJ) at Baby’s All Right (8pm, $tba, Brooklyn)

Free Cake For Every Creature, Florist, Pebbles, Secret Mountain at Silent Barn (8pm, $7, Brooklyn)

(Photo: L’il Quinquin Promo)