13 Assassins Director: Takashi Miike
Stars:Kôji Yakusho, Takayuki YamadaGenre: Action A group of assassins come together for a suicide mission to kill an evil lord....MORE
A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting on Existence Dir: Roy Andersson Stars: Holger Andersson, Nils Westblom, Charlotta Larsson Genre: ComedyA story centered on a pair of traveling salesmen who peddle novelty items to unsmiling customers.More quirky drollery from the maker of 'Songs From The Second Floor' and 'You The Living' with sets by Edward Hopper and cast by Magritte.Original title: -
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A Short Film About Killing Dir.: KIESLOWSKICast: Genre: A young man (Miroslaw Baka) beats a taxi driver (Jan Tesarz) to death, a quite unmotivated crime. Despite the testimony of an idealistic lawyer (Krzysztof Globisz), the young man is convicted and executed....MORE
A Short Film About Love Dir.: KIESLOWSKICast: Genre: Tomek, a young shy postal worker, worships Magda from afar -- literally, peering at her through spyglasses. She shatters his illusions about pure, ideal love by stating matter-of-factly that she believes only in sex. Despondent, he tries to forget her, and when this fails, he attempts to kill himself. Upon recovering from his botched suicide, Tomek is amazed to learn that Magda has become hopelessly infatuated with him....MORE
A Swedish Love Story Dir.: Roy AnderssonCast: Genre: DramaTwo adolescents meet and cautiously fall in love in beautiful surrounds during the peak of an idyllic Swedish summer.
Oblivious to social boundaries, they innocently create their own milieu in contrast to the distorted relationships, disillusionment, and world-weariness of adult life around them.
Andersson’s feature debut is a sunny, optimistic work that has drawn comparison to the early films of Ingmar Bergman....MORE
A Tale of Winter (Conte D'hiver, 1992) Dir.: Eric RohmerCast: Charlotte Very, Frederic van den Driessche, Michael Voletti, Herve Furic, Ava LoraschiGenre: DramaFelicie and Charles have a serious if whirlwind holiday romance. Due to a mix-up on addresses they lose contact, and five years later at Christmas-time Felicie is living with her mother in a cold Paris with a daughter as a reminder of that long-ago summer. For male companionship she oscillates between hairdresser Maxence and the intellectual Loic, but seems unable to commit to...MORE
A Touch Of Sin (2014) Dir: Jia Zhang-ke
Baoqiang Wang, Jia-yi Zhang, Lanshan Luo, Li Meng, Tao Zhao, Wu JiangGenre: Mandarin drama with English subtitlesFour tales from modern China, starting out in the mountains, then working inwards towards the city, at each step dissecting the rottenness that seemingly permeates every sector of Chinese life.
Mineworker Dahai (Wu Jiang) finds his reward for highlighting his boss’s corruption is a shovel blow to the head, an attack that drives him to pick up a r...MORE
Alice et Martin Dir.: Andre TechineCast: Juliette Binoche, Alexis Loret, Mathieu Amalric, Carmen Maura, Jean-Pierre LoritGenre: DramaAged 20, Martin leaves his home town and comes to Paris, becomes a model and meets Alice, his brother's friend, and falls in love with her. They start a passionate relationship, although Martin remains mysterious about his past and the reasons why he left his family until Alice tells him she's pregnant....MORE
Stavros Psyllakis, Aris ServetalisGenre: ComedyA group of people start a business where they impersonate the recently deceased in order to help their clients through the grieving process....MORE
An Autumn Tale Dir.: ERIC ROHMERCast: Beatrice RomandGenre: DramaRohmer's cinema is unmistakable, dedicated as it is to the art of conversation and the rules of attraction. Still, it's a pleasant surprise to see your quintessential Rohmerian nubile young heroine upstaged here by two formidable women 'of a certain age'. Magali (Romand) is a lonely wine maker whose two best friends are Isabelle (Rivière) and her son's girlfriend Rosine (Portal). The latter wants to fix Megali up with her professor (her own blata...MORE
Andrei Rublev Dir.: Andrei TarkovskyCast: Anatoli Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolai Grinko, Nikolai Sergeyev, Irma RaushGenre: DramaAndreiv Rublev charts the life of the great icon painter through a turbulent period of 15th Century Russian history, a period marked by endless fighting between rival Princes and by Tatar invasions....MORE
Andrei Tarkovsky Companion, The Dir.: Chris Marker, Alexander Sokurov, Tonino GuerraCast: Genre: DocumentaryA double-DVD set consisting of three documentaries about the Russian master.The first film is Moscow Elegy, by another great Russian director, Alexander Sokurov, to whom Tarkovsky was a mentor. This is a very personal tribute, consisting of footage and photographs of Tarkovsky's life and clips from his films. The second film is Chris Marker's One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevitch. Tarkovsky was already ill with ...MORE
Angel At My Table, An (1990) Jane Campion's adaptation of Janet Frame's autobiography recounting her childhood in New Zealand, her journey to London as a young woman and her subsequent incarceration in an asylum after a breakdown....MORE
Apple, The Dir.: Samira MakhmalbafCast: Massoumeh Naderi, Zahra Naderi, Ghorban Ali Naderi, Azizeh Mohamadi, Zahra SaghrisazGenre: DramaThe debut film of Samira Makhmalbaf. In a run-down part of Tehran, two twin daughters live as virtual prisoners of their poor father and blind mother, locked behind bars for all of their 12 years. The father’s argument is that: 'My daughters are like flowers. They mustn’t be exposed to the sun or they would soon fade...' A social worker tries to persuade the girls’ father ...MORE
At Five In The Afternoon Dir.: Samira MakhmalbafCast: Agheleh Rezaie, Abdolgani Yousefrazi, Razi Mohebi, Marzieh AmiriGenre: DramaIt's hard to dispute that Iranian filmmakers - most importantly the Makhmalbaf family - are leading the way with realist cinema. In Blackboards, Samira followed a group of Kurdish teachers made refugees by the chemical bombing of Halabcheh as they stumbled around the mountainous Iran/Iraq border trying to sell English lessons to a population whose children are mostly smugglers' mules. Here sh...MORE
Attenberg Director: Athina Rachel Tsangari
Stars: Ariane Labed, Giorgos Lanthimos and Vangelis MourikisGenre: ComedyStuck in her boring factory town, 23-year-old Marina is at the mercy of both her father's impending death and her distaste for other human beings.
97 min - Drama - Sound Mix: Dolby Digital
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Avengers Age of Ultron Directed by Joss Whedon Cast: Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson Genre: ThrillerIn an attempt to bring peace to the world Tony Stark aka Iron Man (Downey Jr) creates Ultron (voice of James Spader), a robot with artificial intelligence. However, instead of protecting humans, Ultron believes the only way to restore peace to Earth is to eliminate its citizens. The Avengers - Iron Man, Thor (Hemsworth), the Hulk (Ruffalo), Captain America (Evans), Bla...MORE
Bamako Dir.: SISSAKO, ACast: Aïssa Maïga, Tiécoura Traoré and Maimouna Hélène DiarraGenre: Melé is a bar singer, her husband Chaka is out of work and the couple is on the verge of breaking up. In the courtyard of the house they share with other families, a court has been set up, and the World Bank is on trial for ruining life in the village......MORE
Beaches Of Agnes, The Dir: Agnes Varda Genre: Documentary Agnes Varga's self-made biography, making a film, being part of the New Wave, raising children with Jacques Demy, losing him, and growing old. She explores her memory using photographs, film clips, home movies, contemporary interviews, and set pieces she designs to capture a feeling, a time, or a frame. Shining through each scene are her impish charm, inventiveness, and natural empathy. How do people grow old, how does loss stay with them, can they remain crea...MORE
Beau Travail Dir.: Claire DenisCast: Denis Lavant, Michel Subor, Gregoire Colin, Richard Courcet, Nicolas DuvauchelleGenre: DramaEx-Foreign Legion officer, Galoup, recalls his once glorious life, leading troops in the Gulf of Djibouti. His existence there was happy, strict and regimented, but the arrival of a promising young recruit, Sentain, plants the seeds of jealousy in Galoup's mind. He feels compelled to stop him from coming to the attention of the commandant who he admires, but who ignores him. Ultima...MORE