At Film Forum: A biopic on John Lennon and the start of his career, Nowhere Boy (2010), will open on the 8th (screening info), and a documentary with Robert Jay Lifton, titled Nazi Doctors (2009), will screen Oct 6th – 12th (screening info).
At the MoMA: A series of contemporary films in Asian Cinema, ContemporAsian, will run Oct 6 to 11. From Oct 13 to 18, they will feature The Darkness of Day: Recent Films by Jay Rosenblatt. A series on the work of Fredrick Wiseman continues until December. And lastly, Part 2 in the series looking at social commentary in old slapstick films, More Cruel and Unusual Comedy, runs from Oct 6 to 14.