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All week-end: 46th annual New York Film Festival. Last year's fest gave us 'No Country For Old Men' and 'The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.' This year we have 28 films from 18 countries, helmed by veteran and first-time directors. See our top picks [HERE].

2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Kashmir supporters demonstrate against India human rights

abuses; United Nations, First Avenue and 47th Street.

5:30 p.m. Opening reception for the National Museum of the American

Indian’s new exhibition, “Identity by Design: Tradition, Change, and Celebration in Native Women’s Dresses”

5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Prime Minister of Nepal, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, delivers speech on “A Maoist Vision of New Nepal”; Tishman Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J. M. Kaplan Hall, 66 West 12th St.

5:45 p.m. Buffalo Soldiers portrayed in Spike Lee’s film, “Miracle at St.

Anna,” attend opening night screening; AMC Loews Lincoln Square, 1998 Broadway, between 67th and 68th streets.

7 p.m. Julianne Moore, Billy Crudup, Malcolm Gladwell, Famke Janssen

and others attend Tropfest NY short film festival; World Financial Center Plaza, 200 Vesey St., at Battery Park City.

7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein holds public town hall meeting on the digital television transition; St. Francis College, Founders Hall, 180 Remsen St., Brooklyn Heights.

7:30 p.m. New York Public Library for the Performing Arts launches free

jazz concert series; Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza.

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