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  • Kills on Wheels

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    Attila Hun • 2017 • Hungary

    A sleeper hit comedy performed by differently-abled actors.

    Two residents in an assisted-living facility outside of Budapest find themselves recruited as accomplices for a Serbian crime lord.

    A sleeper hit at the Hungarian box office, and performed by a wealth of d...

  • The Prince

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    Sebastián Muñoz • 2019 • Chile

    Masculine repression and desire as seen in a 1970s Chilean prison.

    The inmate bond between Jaime, a handsome young man, and a notorious older flourishes into a clandestine romance, continually threatened by the escalating violence and perilous power struggles unf...

  • Aquarius

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    Kleber Mendonça Filho • 2016 • Brazil

    Clara refuses to leave her home to make way for a high-rise.

    Clara lives in a low-rise apartment building close to the beach in Recife, a small city in northeast Brazil. Her well-established life is threatened by the arrival of ruthless property developer...

  • Güeros
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    Güeros

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    Alonso Ruizpalacios • 2014 • Mexico

    An angsty youth's journey through Mexico City's hidden streets.

    Capturing the buoyancy and insouciance of youth, and the undercurrents of class conflict through the eyes of its young protagonists, Güeros is a shrewd and stylish journey into the hidden social...

  • Paulina
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    Paulina

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    Santiago Mitre • 2015 • Argentina

    One woman's unlikely search for justice in Argentina.

    The daughter of a prominent left-wing judge, Paulina is set on collision course between her and her family's expectations of justice when she is attacked by a group of local boys in border town in northern ...

  • Nuit #1
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    Nuit #1

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    Anne Émond • 2011 • Canada

    Two lovers share their deepest secrets over the course of one night.

    Shot in bracing, intimate detail, and replete with philosophical musings, Nuit #1 reveals two characters adrift at the threshold of adulthood. Anne Émond's feature film debut premiered at Toronto, ...

  • Sweet Bean

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    Naomi Kawase • 2015 • Japan

    A heart-warming tale of food and friendship in contemporary Japan.

    Sentaro runs a small bakery on the corner of a tree-lined street. Tokue is a seventy-six year old woman skilled in the art of preparing an, a traditional red bean paste in dorayaki. The two form an...

  • Burning Bush

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    Agnieszka Holland • 2013 • Czech Republic

    A 3-part series about a pivotal moment in Czech history.

    On January 16th, 1969, twenty-year-old Jan Palach, a student of history and political economy, set himself on fire in Prague's Wenceslas Square. Young female lawyer Dagmar Buresová takes on the l...

  • Sister
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    Sister

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    Ursula Meier • 2012 • Switzerland

    A ski resort drama with a powerful performance by Léa Seydoux.

    At the very edge of adolescence, Simon lives with his sister Louise in a Swiss valley beneath a large mountain range. Each day he makes the commute to a luxury ski resort at altitude, pilfering to...

  • Hemel
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    Hemel

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    Sacha Polak • 2012 • Netherlands

    A study of young female desire and sexuality in the Netherlands.

    Hemel is a promiscuous young woman living in the Netherlands, her life governed almost exclusively by the pursuit of one night stands. Her father's increasingly serious relationship with one of h...

  • Fire at Sea

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    Gianfranco Rosi • 2016 • Italy

    A small fishing town emerges as the nexus of the refugee crisis.

    Halfway between Sicily and the coast of Tunisia lies a tiny island with a dwindling full-time population of several thousand. As the island denizens go about their business, distress signals from i...

  • Last Train Home

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    Lixin Fan • 2009 • China

    An experience of the world's largest human migration: Chinese New Year.

    Zhang Changhua and Chen Suqin rise early each day to work at a clothing factory, sewing together garments for export. Their family lives some 1,300 miles to the Northwest, in Sichuan Province, the...

  • What Will People Say

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    Iram Haq • 2017 • Norway

    Teenage Nisha is sent to live in a small village 200 miles from Islamabad.

    Sixteen year-old Nisha lives in Oslo. At home, she adheres to the conservative values of her Pakistani family; with her friends, Nisha is an average Norwegian teenager. When Nisha's father fi...

  • Fatima
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    Fatima

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    Philippe Faucon • 2015 • France

    A single mother's story of assimilation in modern-day France.

    Fatima is of North-African descent. Having relocated to France, she works as a cleaning lady so she can help pay her daughters' way through school, providing them with opportunities that were never a...

  • Slack Bay
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    Slack Bay

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    Bruno Dumont • 2017 • France

    Juliette Binoche stars in a modern Belle Époque-era period critique.

    The bourgeois Van Peteghem family are no strangers to the bliss of upper-class existence. Perched atop the cliffs of Normandy, the eccentric clan of relatives have congregated in their family vil...

  • Elles
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    Elles

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    Malgoska Szumowska • 2011 • France

    A reporter investigates Paris's underground prostitution scene.

    Anne is a middle-aged journalist for Elle Magazine in Paris, assigned to investigate the city's underground prostitution scene. Her work on the article soon blossoms into friendships with two wo...

  • A Faithful Man

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    Louis Garrel • 2018 • France

    A quintessentially French portrait of shifting love and loyalty.

    Abel has just gotten back together with Marianne, nine years after she left him for his best friend. Soon, however, Abel is being pursued by Ève, a young woman who has been infatuated with Abel since...

  • Violette

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    Martin Provost • 2013 • France

    A portrait of writer Violette LeDuc, protégé of Simone de Beauvoir.

    Born the illegitimate daughter of a housemaid, Violette too is determined to write, and out of both talent and perseverance she nestles herself into Paris's post-war intellectual scene. A deep f...

  • You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet

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    Alain Resnais • 2012 • France

    Actors take over in this exploration of the creative process.

    A coterie of French actors have been summoned to bear witness to the last will and testament of Antoine d'Anthac, a theater director with whom they have worked over the years. Appearing on a television...

  • The Salt of Life

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    Gianni Di Gregorio • 2011 • Italy

    A garrulous portrait of men of a certain age.

    Gianni lives in Trastevere, a sun-dappled neighborhood in Rome. As a pensioner, his life is uneventful. Convinced that women no longer see him, Gianni seeks to recover his charm.

    Light and gentle as a Roman bree...

  • Le Quattro Volte

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    Michelangelo Frammartino • 2010 • Italy

    A goat-herder nears the end of his life in Calabria.

    In the mountains of Calabria, a goat-herder is nearing the end of his life. He goes about his daily routines, attuned to the rhythms of nature.

    Drawn from Pythagoras' philosophical notion of the "fou...

  • Miele
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    Miele

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    Valeria Golino • 2013 • Italy

    Explores assisted suicide, a practice that remains illegal in Italy.

    Irene lives in a small town along the Tyrrhenian Sea. While her friends and family believe she is student, Irene freelances as a clandestine euthanasia consultant. Using the professional pseudo...

  • Caesar Must Die

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    Paolo and Vittorio Taviani • 2012 • Italy

    A director stages a prison performance of Julius Caesar.

    Inside the high-security wing of Rome's Rebibbia Prison, a theater director seeks to stage a performance of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. At first reluctant, the prisoners delve into liminal spac...

  • The Woman Who Left

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    Lav Diaz • 2016 • Philippines

    A woman seeks revenge and redemption after thirty years in jail.

    Horacia has spent the past thirty years in jail for a crime she didn't commit. Returning home, she becomes set on a path of revenge against Rodrigo, a wealthy ex-lover who framed her.

    Rendered in c...

  • A Hard Day

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    Seong-hun Kim • 2014 • South Korea

    An expertly crafted thriller from South Korea.

    Gun-soo, an off-duty homicide detective, is involved in a hit and run while driving home from his mother's funeral. Rather than calling the authorities, he panics and covers his tracks. When a witness to the ac...

  • Mountains May Depart

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    Jia Zhangke • 2016 • China

    A sweeping portrait of love across generations.

    Tao, a young shopkeeper in Fenyang, marries Jingsheng, hoping to escape her provincial existence. Fifteen years later, Jingsheng has remarried and moved to Shanghai, taking their 7-year-old son, Daole, with him. While...

  • Silent Light

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    Carlos Reygadas • 2007 • Mexico

    A love triangle emerges within a community of Mennonites.

    Johan lives with Esther, his wife, and their seven children in rural Chihuahua state, among a community of Mennonites. For the past two years Johan has engaged in a passionate affair with their neighbor...

  • Battle in Heaven

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    Carlos Reygadas • 2005 • Mexico

    A web of sex and secrets in Mexico City.

    Ana's father is a Mexican general. Privileged, wealthy, and bored, she forms a connection with Marcos, the family chauffeur—he is the only member of her household who knows about her double life working as a high-end pro...

  • Post Mortem

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    Pablo Larraín • 2010 • Chile

    A civil servant unravels as Pinochet's Chile heads toward bloodshed.

    Chile, 1973. Mario is a civil servant at the state morgue, where he transcribes notes dictated by the coroner. A tryst with his neighbor draws him into a conflict—Nancy's activist friends are be...

  • Tony Manero

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    Pablo Larraín • 2008 • Chile

    A John Travolta impersonator goes on a killing spree in Chile.

    Raúl Peralta performs at a bar on the outskirts of Santiago de Chile, meticulously recreating scenes from Saturday Night Fever. His dreams of becoming a star appear reasonably attainable when the natio...

  • Touch Me Not

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    Adina Pintilie • 2018 • Romania

    NOTE: This film contains explicit images and graphic sexual content.

    Laura is a British woman who struggles with physical intimacy. She does not like to be approached, much less touched. Tómas also has difficulties with intimacy—a diagnosis of alopecia in his...

  • Sacro GRA

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    Gianfranco Rosi • 2013 • Italy

    A cartography of Rome's ring road and its eccentric inhabitants.

    The Grande Raccordo Anulare is a 68-kilometer highway girdling the metropolis of Rome. Rarely given a passing glimpse by the majority of the city's inhabitants, Rome's ring road is also home to a r...

  • Rabin, the Last Day

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    Amos Gitaï • 2015 • Israel

    The story of a prime minister's assassination and unattained peace.

    On November 4, 1995, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin was shot dead in a public square. The culprit opposed the Oslo Accords, which Rabin had painstakingly negotiated and for which he was awarde...

  • Dawson City: Frozen Time

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    Bill Morrison • 2016 • USA

    Early cinema intersects with the peak of the Canadian Gold Rush.

    In 1978, just south of the Arctic Circle, a man with a bulldozer hit proverbial gold: a long-lost collection of films from the turn of the century, thought to be lost forever. 533 rare prints offer a u...

  • Monk With a Camera

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    Guido Santi and Tina Mascara • 2014 • France

    A man's transformation from Manhattanite to Buddhist.

    Nicholas Vreeland was born into a storied family—grandson of legendary Vogue editor Diana Vreeland, son of an ambassador to the United Nations. Yet a fateful meeting with Khyongla Rato Rinpoche ...

  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

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    Ana Lily Amirpour • 2014 • USA

    A surreal, stylish vampire western set in Bad City, an Iranian wasteland.

    Strange things are afoot in Bad City. The Iranian ghost town, home to prostitutes, junkies, pimps, and other sordid souls, is a place that reeks of death and hopelessness, where a lonely va...

  • Red Road

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    Andrea Arnold • 2006 • UK

    Monitoring CCTV cameras in a high-rise Glasgow housing complex, Jackie notices a man from her past.

    Jackie lives alone, monitoring CCTV cameras in a high-rise housing complex in Glasgow's northern periphery. She engages from time to time in an affair with a married m...

  • It Felt Like Love

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    Eliza Hittman • 2013 • USA

    Lila decides to lose her virginity during a languorous summer in South Brooklyn.

    A gauzy summer in South Brooklyn. Lila, an awkward adolescent girl, passes her time breaking into beach homes and tagging along on dates between her pretty friend Chiara and Chiara's new...

  • Songs My Brothers Taught Me

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    Chloé Zhao • 2015 • USA •

    A portrait of two siblings living amid the entrancing landscapes of South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

    Teenage Johnny spends his days breaking horses and hustling contraband liquor out of the family's laundry room, yet dreams of moving with his girlfriend ...

  • Home
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    Home

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    Ursula Meier • 2008 • Switzerland

    Marthe and her family live off the grid, in an eden of their own creation, until a construction vehicle arrives.

    The arrival of a construction vehicle, however, pierces their tranquil, hermetic existence—before long a disused highway has been re-opened, and th...

  • Victoria

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    Sebastian Schipper • 2015 • Germany

    Filmed in a single unbroken take with a score by Nils Frahm, Victoria delves into Berlin's dark criminal underbelly in the course of one night.

    Victoria is a young woman that has recently relocated from Madrid to Berlin. She meets Sonne and his three German ...

  • Import/Export

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    Ulrich Seidl • 2005 • Austria

    Import/Export is Ulrich Seidl’s bracing study of the intersections of power, capital, and violence within the chasm separating Eastern and Western Europe.

    Olga lives in Ukraine with her mother and young child, working by day as a nurse. This occupation, however, ...

  • Lourdes
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    Lourdes

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    Jessica Hausner • 2009 • Austria

    Charting a course of ambiguity between faith and doubt, Lourdes unsettles epistemologies regarding the occurrence of miracles.

    Christine is afflicted by multiple sclerosis and thus confined to a wheelchair. Like many other pilgrims she travels to Lourdes, a tin...

  • Barbara
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    Barbara

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    Christian Petzold • 2012 • Germany

    Steeped in the tension of life in the former GDR, Barbara traces the journey of a woman torn between two worlds.

    Barbara Wolff arrives in a small town in East Germany, having been transferred from Berlin's prestigious Charité hospital following an unspecified ...

  • Breathing

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    Karl Markovics • 2011 • Austria

    Roman Kogler is a nineteen-year-old living in a juvenile detention center outside Vienna. With it the prospect of life outside for the first time in his adult existence, he gets a position at the city morgue.

    A poetic, social-realist portrait of a young man comi...

  • Hermia & Helena

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    Matías Piñeiro • 2016 • Argentina-USA

    Blending the whimsy of youth with the jocular cadences of theatrical text, Hermia & Helena weaves an ever-expanding web of relations entangling a young woman as she comes into her own.

    Camila, a young Argentine theater director, has been recently selected t...

  • Inexba (The Wound)

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    John Trengove • 2017 • South Africa-Germany-Netherlands-France

    Shedding light on the closely-guarded ritual of ukwaluka, John Trengove's feature debut disassembles predominant notions of male sexuality in contemporary South Africa.

    Each year in the mountains of South Africa's Eastern Cape, youn...

  • The Pearl Button

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    Patricio Guzmán • 2014 • Chile-Spain-France-Switzerland

    Navigating Chile's colonial and political histories vis-à-vis its expansive waterways, The Pearl Button charts the labyrinths of individual and collective memory.

    Suspended between the Pacific and the Andes, Chile is a landscape of contrad...

  • Liverpool

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    Lisandro Alonso • 2008 • Argentina-France-Netherlands-Germany-Spain

    Delves into the texture of time, following a merchant sailor en route to his hometown in Tierra del Fuego.

    Farrel has been at sea for years. Steeped in the quotidian routines of life on a merchant ship, one day Farrel requests...

  • Boy
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    Boy

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    Taika Waititi • 2010 • New Zealand

    Playful and exuberant like its young protagonist, Boy teases forth notions of marginality, masculinity, and adulthood in New Zealand's Maori society.

    Summer, 1984. Eleven-year-old Boy lives with his grandmother and younger brother Rocky in Waihau Bay on New Z...

  • 52 Tuesdays

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    Sophie Hyde • 2013 • Australia

    Charts the intersecting journeys of mother and teenage daughter as the former undergoes a gender transition.

    When her mother reveals her female to male gender transition, 16 year-old Billie is catapulted into radically new circumstances, moving in with her father ...

  • Neon Bull

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    Gabriel Mascaro • 2015 • Brazil-Uruguay-Netherlands

    Evoking northeast Brazil’s rural traditions alongside dreams of its burgeoning fashion industry, and attuned to the commodification of bodies across species, Neon Bull deconstructs conventional notions of masculinity through its oneiric, sensuo...

  • I Killed My Mother

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    Xavier Dolan • 2009 • Canada

    The protagonist of Xavier Dolan's semi-autobiographical first film drifts between contempt and unbearable affection for his single mother as he wrestles with the decision to come out.

    Surly teenage Hubert lives with his single mother Chantale in suburban Montreal. ...

  • Don't Call Me Son

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    Anna Muylaert • 2016 • Brazil

    A poetic, provocative portrait of a young man's fluidity, Don't Call Me Son offers a richly layered examination of family, class, and sexuality in contemporary Brazil.

    Living with his sister Jacqueline and their mother Aracy in a working-class neighborhood, Pierre ...

  • Elena
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    Elena

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    Andrey Zvyagintsev • 2011 • Russia

    Delving into the psyche of a morally ambiguous female protagonist, and featuring a haunting score by Philip Glass, Elena is a bold and stylish study of crime and punishment in contemporary Russia

    Elena is a woman of a certain age, living in a chic Moscow apart...

  • Silent Souls

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    Aleksei Fedorchenko • 2010 • Russia

    An evocative exploration of the mysteries of love, existence, and death, Silent Souls charts an unexpected journey into the Russian hinterlands and its nearly-forgotten people.

    Following the sudden death of his wife, Miron is at a loss. His tough-guy façade ...

  • Russian Ark

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    Aleksandr Sokurov • 2002 • Russia

    Filmed in one 96-minute, continuous single-take shot—the first work of cinema to ever do so—Russian Ark foregrounds the sustained unfolding of cinematic time and space as a process of contact and withdrawal, a mode of relation to the lost grandeur of an empire.
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  • Hard to Be a God

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    Aleksei German • 2013 • Russia

    Based on the legendary science fiction novel by the Strugatsky brothers—who also wrote Roadside Picnic, the source novel for Tarkovsky's Stalker—Hard to Be a God doubles as an epic vision of the early stages of human civilization and bleak commentary on post-Soviet...

  • Nostalghia

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    Andrei Tarkovsky • 1983 • Italy-Soviet Union

    Shrouded in diaphanous textures of mist, fog, and rain, and blending memory and reality to the threshold of discernibility, Nostalghia evokes the distinct sensation of being elsewhere, far from home.

    Russian poet Oleg Yankovsky has traveled to Tuscan...

  • Sister
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    Sister

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    Svetla Tsotsorkova • 2019 • Bulgaria-Qatar

    Explores the doldrums of small-town existence as a young ceramist prone to falsehoods stumbles upon a stunning revelation from her mother's past.

    Rayna lives in present-day Bulgaria with her mother and sister, Kamelia. Their father is nowhere to be se...

  • Li'l Quinquin

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    Bruno Dumont • 2014 • France

    Bruno Dumont's four-part miniseries plies the conventions of the serial murder-mystery to satirize social and political realities in present-day France.

    A bovine carcass is discovered inside a WWII bunker nestled along the windswept coast of Northern France. The dr...

  • Goodbye to Language

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    Jean-Luc Godard • 2014 • France-Switzerland

    A beguiling video-essay on the experience of being-in-the-world—refracted through the eyes of several young lovers, and a dog.

    A small town on the shores of Lake Geneva. A ferry comes and goes; a young couple sets up a bookstand. A professor sits on...

  • Une Vie (A Woman's Life)

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    Stéphane Brizé • 2016 • France-Belgium

    Stéphane Brizé's luminous film depicts the travails of a noble woman enthralled and exploited by her male companions in nineteenth-century France.

    Raised amid the sun-dappled countryside of Normandy, young aristocrat Jeanne meets and soon enters into marri...

  • More Than Honey

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    Markus Imhoof • 2012 • Germany

    Markus Imhoof's immersive documentary traces colony collapse disorder in global bee populations from Switzerland to Australia.

    Populations of bees are vanishing at a rapid pace across the globe—the phenomenon has been labeled colony collapse disorder, wherein the ...

  • Pop Aye
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    Pop Aye

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    Kirsten Tan • 2016 • Thailand-Singapore

    Kirsten Tan's debut posits an unlikely friendship as a man and an elephant journey to Thailand's Isan province.

    Thana is a middle-aged architect living in Bangkok. While professionally successful, he is unhappy with his life. After encountering an eleph...

  • Ixcanul
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    Ixcanul

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    Jayro Bustamate • 2015 • Guatemala-France

    Navigates the precariousness of female indigeneity, immersing the spectator in the rhythms of a vanishing world amidst ever-present threats of geological rupture and encroaching modernity.

    María, a 17-year-old Mayan girl, lives in the Guatemalan highlan...

  • Trouble the Water

    Carl Deal & Tia Lessen • 2008 • USA

    Fahrenheit 9/11 and Bowling for Columbine producers Carl Deal and Tia Lessen illuminate the racial politics of environmental crisis vis-à-vis a young couple's battle to survive Hurricane Katrina's decimation of their family and community, as the waters rise.

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  • This is Not a Film

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    Jafar Panahi • 2011 • Iran

    Inscribes small acts of resistance in the fabric of quotidian existence, as celebrated Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi remains enclosed within the confines of his Tehran apartment.

    Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi is under house-arrest, awaiting sentencing for anti-regim...

  • The Five Obstructions

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    Lars von Trier • 2003 • Denmark-Switzerland-Belgium-France

    Documents the re-making of Jørgen Leth's classic short film The Perfect Human through a maddening maze of obstacles imposed by his former student Lars von Trier.

    In 1967, prominent Danish filmmaker Jørgen Leth directed The Perfect Human...

  • El Bulli: Cooking in Progress

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    Gereon Wetzel • 2011 • Germany

    Chronicling the process behind El Bulli's last season as a team of chefs embark on an exhilarating journey toward creating the perfect menu.

    For many years, Catalan chef Ferran Adrià ran the best restaurant in the world. Tucked away in a small cove a few hours ...

  • Bill Cunningham New York

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    Richard Press • 2010 • USA

    Doubling as a cartography of the ever-changing city, Bill Cunningham New York portrays the secluded pioneer of street fashion with grace and heart.

    Perched on his Schwinn bicycle, a camera hanging from his neck, photographer Bill Cunningham roams the streets of New Yo...

  • Café de Flore

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    Jean-Marc Vallée • 2011 • France-Canada

    A portrait of people connected in mysterious ways, Café de Flore is a vibrant and atmospheric meditation on the ever-shifting and profound power of love.

    Present-day Montreal. Antoine is a successful DJ flung into the throes of romance with Rose, yet n...

  • Short Skin

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    Duccio Chiarini • 2014 • Italy

    Edo comes of age one summer in this Italian teenage sex comedy.

    It's summer in a small coastal town in Tuscany, and teenage Edo's life is characterized by doldrums any adolescent would recognize. He's also decided that this year will be when he loses his virginit...

  • When I Saw You

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    Annemarie Jacir • 2012 • Palestine-Jordan

    Annemarie Jacir’s second film observes the effects of the Six Day War on a young boy who has been displaced to a Jordanian refugee camp.

    Tarek and his mother Ghaydaa number among the tens of thousands of refugees crossing the border from Palestine, havi...

  • Court
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    Court

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    Chaitanya Tamhane • 2014 • India

    A folk singer must navigate contemporary India's labyrinthine legal system.

    By day, Narayan Kamble teaches young children poetry at a local school; in the evenings he performs folk songs at political protests, lamenting the lack of social mobility available to I...

  • Tulpan
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    Tulpan

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    Sergey Dvortsevoy • 2008 • Kazakhstan

    Tulpan captures the rhythms of nomadic existence in a surreal and barren landscape, revealing a starkly beautiful, if not vanishing way of life

    Upon completion of his Russian naval service, Asa returns to the windswept Kazakhstani steppe where he dreams of ...

  • Horses of God

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    Nabil Ayouch • 2012 • Morocco

    Based on the 2003 Casablanca bombings, Nabil Ayouch's fourth film was selected as Morocco's official submission to the 86th Academy Awards.

    Yachine and his older brother Hamid reside in Sidi Moumen, a slum assembled along the periphery of Casablanca. Hamid soon fal...

  • August Winds

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    Gabriel Mascaro • 2014 • Brazil

    At once lush and haunting, sultry and ominous, August Winds evokes human mysteries of life and death while attuning the spectator's awareness to shifting textures of the natural world.

    Shirley has recently moved from the city to a remote fishing village in north...

  • The Moving Creatures

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