Realtor May Lin brings her lover Ah-jung to the vacant unit, unaware that it is secretly occupied by suicidal funeral salesman Hsiao-kang. They each cross paths in a series of precisely staged, tragicomic erotic encounters but, despite their physical proximity, find themselves no closer to a pers...
While the outside world is plagued with chaos, Anna and her four children manage to keep their home a safe haven, brimming with light. Every member of the family has a passion for cinema, so it feels natural to shoot a film inspired by their life during wartime.
Lóri, a free-spirited teacher living on the beach in Rio de Janeiro, leads a sexually independent life, filled with eroticism and devoid of commitment. But after meeting a headstrong yet sympathetic philosophy professor, Lóri is inspired to break away from her emotional barriers.
In 1992, Spain hosted both the Expo '92 in Seville and the Olympic Games in Barcelona. Against this celebratory backdrop, however, thousands of workers protested the economic measures that threatened local industry.
Czechoslovakia, 1980. Michal and Juraj are conflicted novitiates whose seminary is under increasing pressure to mold its students into satisfactory citizens. With the school on the brink of dissolution, the two must choose between collaborating as informants or becoming targets of the secret police.
When Cristina Tofan sneaks away from her isolated convent and fails to return, Detective Marius Preda is called upon to retrace her steps. His investigation gradually uncovers clues leading both to her mysterious actions and what could be an actual miracle as well.
Detective Florin Iespas is determined to crack a mysterious arson case that remains unsolved. Ordered to stand down by his boss, he continues his off-the-record investigation, relentlessly pursuing a suspect he insists must be guilty and resorting to increasingly desperate measures to find justice.
After years spent apart, Artemis decides to return to Athens and care for her ailing father following the sudden decline in his health. As she intimately tends for the stoic, near-wordless Paris, Artemis tries to understand the complicated man she never really knew.
One day, while hunting in a forest, Svetla encounters an African refugee, Bamba, to whom she reluctantly offers food and shelter. As days pass, Bamba learns her language and takes part in her daily life, inspiring Svetla to make life-changing choices that trigger a revolt among the local villagers.
Tai chi master Mr. Chu struggles to adjust to life in New York with his Americanized son and western daughter-in-law. But when Chu begins teaching tai chi at a local school, his desire to make a meaningful connection comes to fruition in the most unexpected of ways.
Based on the novel by Jorge Amado, this Golden Globe-nominated comedy follows the strange events that befall Dona Flor (Sonia Braga) after she is left a widow. Shortly after remarrying, she finds her new, less-than-satisfying sex life revived when the ghost of her late husband returns.
Gérald Gallant was a prolific hitman with twenty-eight murders to his name. But just how did this fragile, stammering man with a modest IQ manage to outwit both the most hardened criminals and the smartest policemen? His confession are as unbelievable as they are true.