Hip-hop dancers form a "battle" to the music of the "Danse des sauvages" from Rameau's ballet Les Indes Galantes. The savagery of this dance, made of blows and threats, is a political message: it is Krump, a hip-hop dance style born in the 2000s in the heart of the poor neighborhoods of Los Angel...
A recent widower arrives from India to live with his daughter (Sarita Choudhury) and granddaughter. After being separated for so long, the family has become as cold and distant as the snowy New England winter outside, but by the end of the night, they begin to come to terms with their shared grie...
An artist suffers from a creative crisis due to the absence of a muse. When he spots an ad in the newspaper about a “dating service,” it seems he has discovered his last chance to find both inspiration and love. Winner of the Audience Award at the Movie Screen Festival.
A former military officer seeks closure by making a documentary film about a man whom he had furtively encountered many years ago in Tanjong Rhu, a secluded Singaporean beach and popular gay cruising spot.
DIRECTED BY BOO JUNFENG
SINGAPORE | 2009 | ENGLISH AND MANDARIN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES
Aissa, a young Congolese woman living illegally in France, must lie about her age in order to stay in the country. Through the coldly scrutinizing lens of a medical examination, director Trehin-Lalanne probes the deeply personal implications of territorial boundaries that dictate the legality of ...
ED & PAULINE is a portrait of the influential creative collaboration between Pauline Kael and Ed Landberg who through their visionary curation and film writing transformed a small storefront theater into a church for movie lovers.
DIRECTED BY CHRISTIAN BRUNO & NATALIJA VEKIC
USA | 2014 | ENGL...
When introverted bodybuilder Dennis invites a local girl out on a date his mother is hurt and disappointed. Despite the pressure she puts on him to cancel the date, Dennis ventures into a night that he will never forget.
DIRECTED BY MADS MATTHIESEN
DENMARK | 2007 | DANISH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES
Kinder Surprise eggs are enormously popular all around the world. From the foil wrapper to the chocolate shell, the plastic yolk capsule to the clever toy inside, Kinder eggs are practically a global rite of childhood. That is, except in the United States, where they're considered a choking hazar...
A combination of live action and 3D, A Fall from the Clouds tell the story of Natalie. Every morning Natalie, a beautiful 17-year-old French girl, climbs to the tower of the chapel on her family estate. She leans out from the tower window to watch for the handsome British pilot she is in love wit...
A family portrait goes horribly wrong as jealousy and suspicion bubble to the surface under the photographer’s relentless gaze. As the session reaches a disturbing conclusion, it’s clear that this truly will be a day to remember.
DIRECTED BY JOSEPH PIERCE
UNITED KINGDOM | 2009 | ENGLISH
Catherine, a young woman from Moldova, answers an appealing want-ad that calls for work overseas. She receives a plane ticket and arrives in Tel Aviv without the slightest notion of the cruelty that awaits her.
DIRECTED BY ANNA KUNTSMAN
ISRAEL | 2011 | HEBREW WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES
A wild boy is found in the woods by a solitary hunter and brought back to civilization. Alienated by a strange new environment, the boy tries to adapt by using the same strategies that kept him safe in the forest.
DIRECTED BY DANIEL SOUSA
UNITED STATES | 2012 | ENGLISH