Timeline of Past Events

Timeline of Past Events

Subway Cinema was founded in New York City in 1999, and the first film screenings took place in 2000. Below is a quick list of all of the events organized by Subway Cinema across various venues in New York.

2019

8th Old School Kung Fu Fest: Secret Chamber Edition
May 3-4 at Anthology Film Archives

HONG-KONG-A-THON II: Electric Boogaloo!!!
February 23 at Anthology Film Archives

2018

17th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
June 29-July 15 at Walter Reade Theater and SVA Theater

HONG-KONG-A-THON!!!
January 27 at Anthology Film Archives

2017

7th Old School Kung Fu Fest: Wonder Women of Martial Arts
August 18-20 at Metrograph

16th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
June 30-July 16 at Walter Reade Theater and SVA Theater

2016

15th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
June 22 – July 9 at Walter Reade Theater and SVA Theater

6th Old School Kung Fu Fest
April 8-10 at Metrograph

2015

14th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
June 26-July 11 at Walter Reade Theater and SVA Theater

5th Old School Kung Fu Fest: Enter the Ninja!
April 16-19 at Anthology Film Archives

2014

12th New York Korean Film Festival
(co-presented with BAMcinématek and the Korea Society)
November 20-23 at BAM Rose Cinemas

An Evening with Jimmy Wong Yu
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
November 11 at Walter Reade Theater

The Korean Horror Picture Show
(co-presented with the Korea Society)
October 30 – November 2 at Museum of the Moving Image

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: The Cinema of Patrick Lung Kong
co-presented with the Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI)
August 15-24 at Museum of the Moving Image

13th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center, in association with Japan Society/JAPAN CUTS)
June 27-July 14 at the Walter Reade Theater, Japan Society, and Asia Society

The New York Asian Film Festival Poster Art Show
(co-presented with Epic Proportions)
June 27-July 10 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Walter Reade Theater’s Frieda and Roy Furman Gallery

An Evening with Bong Joon-ho
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
June 26 at Walter Reade Theater

4th Old School Kung Fu Fest: Lau Kar-leung Tribute
April 18-20 at Anthology Film Archives

2013

12th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center, in association with Japan Society/JAPAN CUTS)
June 28-July 15 at the Walter Reade Theater and Japan Society

Kung Fu Wildstyle: Fab 5 Freddy x MC Yan
at the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Walter Reade Theater’s Frieda and Roy Furman Gallery

The Jackie Chan Retrospective
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
June 23-27 at Walter Reade Theater

A Night with Jackie Chan
(co-presented with Asia Society)
June 11 at Asia Society

The Jackie Chan Experience
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center)
June 20 at Walter Reade Theater

The Return of the Old School Kung Fu Fest
April 19-21 at Anthology Film Archives

2012

11th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center, in association with Japan Society/JAPAN CUTS)
June 29 – July 15 at the Walter Reade Theater and Japan Society

2011

10th New York Asian Film festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center, in association with Japan Society/JAPAN CUTS)
July 1-14 at the Walter Reade Theater and Japan Society

2010

9th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Film Society of Lincoln Center, in association with Japan Society/JAPAN CUTS)
June 25 – July 8 at the Walter Reade Theater, Japan Society, and IFC Center

2009

8th New York Asian Film Festival
June 19 – July 5 at IFC Center and Japan Society

YATTERMAN World Premiere with Takashi Miike and Sho Sakurai
(Co-presented with New York Comic Con and Nikkatsu)
February 6th at Directors Guild Theater

2008

7th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Japan Society/JAPAN CUTS)
June 20 – July 6 at the IFC Center; July 3-6 at Japan Society

2007

6th New York Asian Film Festival
(co-presented with Japan Society/JAPAN CUTS)
June 22-July 8 at the IFC Center; June 5-8 at Japan Society

2006

5th New York Asian Film Festival
June 16-25 at Anthology Film Archives; June 23-July 1 at the ImaginAsian

2005

4th New York Asian Film Festival
June 17-26 at Anthology Film Archives; June 24-July 2 at the ImaginAsian

2004

3rd New York Asian Film Festival
June 18-27 at Anthology Film Archives

Incredible Subway Sundays
at Anthology Film Archives

2003

ASIAN FILMS ARE GO!!! 2003 (2nd New York Asian Film Festival)
May 15-26 at Anthology Film Archives

2002

In the Mood for Gore: 22 Years of Deliciously Evil Hong Kong Cinema
November 8-14 at Anthology Film Archives

MIIKE MANIA!
August 8-22 at Anthology Film Archives

ASIAN FILMS ARE GO!!! 2002 (1st New York Asian Film Festival)
April 26-May 2 at Anthology Film Archives

SHIRI – U.S. Theatrical release premiere with Director Kang Je-Gyu
January 23rd at Village East Cinemas

2001

2nd Old School Kung Fu Fest
November 8 – December 15 at Cinema Village

Special Screenings of LIFELINE and ATTACK THE GAS STATION
(co-presented with Cinema Village and Tai Seng; a benefit for the families
of firefighters & police who lost their lives in the WTC tragedy)
October 11 at Cinema Village

When Korea Cinema Attacks! – New York Korean Film Festival 2001
August 17-26 at Anthology Film Archives

Once Upon a Time in Hong Kong: A Tsui Hark Retrospective
May 25-28 at Anthology Film Archives

2000

NOWHERE TO HIDE sneak preview with Director Lee Myung-se
December 14 at the Plaza Twin Cinema and December 15th at Anthology Film Archives

Old School Kung Fu Fest
Anthology Film Archives (Nov 24, 25, Dec 1,2) and Plaza Twin Cinema (Nov 2, 9, 16, and 30)

Expect the Unexpected: Contemporary Urban Cinema from Milkyway Image Productions
September 15-17 at Anthology Film Archives

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