After leaving the Special Forces, container truck driver Hùng dedicates his life to raising his six-year-old daughter. But when she gets kidnapped, Hùng relies on his combat skills to hunt down the twisted millionaire responsible.
Misako is a passionate writer of film versions for the visually impaired. At a screening, she meets Nakamori, an older photographer who is slowly losing his eyesight. Misako soon discovers Nakamori’s photographs, which strangely bring her back to her past.
Daniel, the only African-Italian officer in Rome's riot police, grew up in an illegally-occupied apartment building. Years ago he left to make a life for himself, but now he is forced to go back as a member of the mobile task force assigned to evict all the families inside, including his own.
Twelve months after their sudden break-up, a struggling musician tricks his ex-lover to come to his friend’s sumptuous villa. Once there, he locks the doors and forces her to reveal the reasons why she left him.
Ten-year-old Nori and his father Gezim roam the streets of Kosovo selling cigarettes, barely earning a living. Only a few years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, Gezim is lured west to Germany in search of a new life and leaves his son behind.
Driven by her morphine addiction, a nurse steals ID cards from her elderly patients and sells them on the black market. Detached and lacking empathy, she struggles to live with what little remains of her conscience.
The occurrence of an eclipse and meteor shower coincides with the military lockdown of a Turkish city in Gürcan Keltek’s poetic documentary that finds a deeply painful but powerful connection between this astrologic phenomenon and a nation’s internal bloodshed.
An ambitious young psychologist agrees to transport two patients to a seaside psychiatric unit. While all three are fighting inner battles, this unlikely journey will bring them closer to their own personal healing and each other in this powerful yet bittersweet story.
Like a moth to a flame, Manon (Louise Chevillotte) is drawn to the seductive allure of the Paris strip club À mon seul désir. Among her fellow dancers is Mia (Zita Hanrot), a beautiful, aspiring actress who becomes her lover and mentor.
Despite their bourgeois lifestyle, Mariagrazia Ardengo and her children live beyond their means, relying on Leo, a greedy businessman and Mariagrazia’s lover. In the meantime, Leo intends on taking advantage of her recklessness to seize their only remaining asset, the opulent penthouse in which t...
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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 confessions are as unbelievable as they are true.
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.