Famed Documentarian Frederick Wiseman Turns His Camera on NYPL in Ex Libris

By Lauren Weiss, Social Media Marketing Associate
September 6, 2017

Master documentarian Frederick Wiseman, known for his spellbinding films about complex topics and institutions, turns his attention to The New York Public Library for his latest film, Ex Libris - The New York Public Library. In this fascinating long-form documentary, Wiseman exposes the myriad offerings and resources provided by NYPL, from our online archive of images to our author talks to our educational programs and more. Get tickets to see the world premiere of Ex Libris at Film Forum, which is screening from September 13 to September 26 daily at 12 PM, 4 PM, and 7:45 PM. For more information, check out the trailer below.

Frederick Wiseman

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