The BellwetherDVDNRThriller4/13To the outside world Joanne is just a bookstore owner, but The Conspiracy knows different. She's dangerous. She's a Bellwether; a quiet leader who is well on her way to being her whole self. When they kidnap her, to break her and make her conform, they discover Joanne is something so much more than even she ever knew.
Blondie Maxwell Never Loses (France)DVDNRAction/Crime/Sci-Fi/Foreign4/13Blondie Maxwell is a future anticipation thriller. It explores the consequences of unreasonable use of technology and artificial intelligence while addressing concepts of the ultra uberisation of society and the privatization of justice.
Concrete Plans (UK)DVDNRThriller4/13High in the rugged mountains, a disparate crew of builders begin renovating an opulent mansion belonging to Simon, the heir of an illustrious military family. As Simon forces the workers to live in squalor and refuses to pay them, tensions begin to simmer. One by one the men snap, turning first on their boss and then on each other, building to a visceral crescendo of violence that ensures none of them will return home the same. Part Coen Brothers, part Blue Ruin, Will Jewells electrifying debut is a ferocious, wickedly twisted modern noir.
Fire Will Come (2019) (Spain, France, Luxembourg)DVDNRCrime/Drama/Foreign4/13Amador returns home to his aging mother after serving a sentence for arson. He tries to adapt to daily farm life and coping with the villagers' memories of his past actions. 18 wins and 30 nominations at international film festivals.
Fukushima 50 (Japan, Hong Kong)DVDNRDrama/Foreign4/13Workers at the Fukushima Daiichi facility in Japan risk their lives and stay at the nuclear power plant to prevent total destruction after the region is devastated by an earthquake and tsunami in 2011. Based on real events.
I Blame SocietyDVDNRComedy/Horror/Thriller4/13A struggling filmmaker realizes that the skill set to make a movie is the same to commit the perfect murder.
Knights of Newgate (UK)DVDNRAdventure/Fantasy4/13In a secret Temple far beneath the city of London, an immortal knight and a Demon battle for possession of a key that can open a doorway to Hell.
Lady of Guadalupe (2020)DVDNRDrama/Inspirational4/13An ambitious reporter assigned to write an article on faith discovers the legend of Our Lady of Guadalupe who appeared to a humble villager and performed miracles over 500 years ago. The reporter's faith is tested when his wife is injured in a car accident and his personal journey takes him from cynic to true believer as he witnesses the power of divine miracles in his own life.
Mapplethorpe (2018) (Director's Cut)DVDNRBiography/Drama4/13Matt Smith, Marianne Rendón, John Benjamin Hickey - A look at the life of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe from his rise to fame in the 1970s to his untimely death in 1989. 8 wins and 4 nominations at international film festivals.
My Little Sister (2020) (Switzerland)DVDNRDrama/Foreign4/13Lisa has bid goodbye to her ambitions as a playwright and the Berlin arts scene and now lives in Switzerland with her husband, who runs an international school. When her twin brother falls ill, she returns to Berlin.
Oliver Sacks: His Own LifeDVDNRBiography/Documentary4/13Oliver Sacks: His Own Life explores the life and work of the legendary neurologist and storyteller, as he shares intimate details of his battles with drug addiction, homophobia, and a medical establishment that accepted his work only decades after the fact. Sacks was a fearless explorer of unknown mental worlds who helped redefine our understanding of the brain and mind, the diversity of human experience, and our shared humanity.
The Penthouse (2021)DVDRThriller4/13Michael Paré, Nicholas Turturro, Robert Fortunato - A man covering up a crime assumes a nosy neighbor may have seen what he did. He turns the neighbor's lives upside down to keep his secret. But is there more to his motive?
Robolove (2019) (Austria)DVDNRDocumentary4/13A contemplation on the strategies of men and women involved with the creation of humanoid, android robots. Robots that will perhaps one day expand the human body and the human life.
Sibel (2018) (Turkey, France, Germany, Luxembourg)DVDTV-PGDrama/Thriller/Foreign4/1325-year-old Sibel lives with her father and sister in a secluded village in the mountains of Turkey's Black Sea region. Sibel is a mute, but she communicates by using the ancestral whistled language of the area. Rejected by her fellow villagers, she relentlessly hunts down a wolf that is said to be prowling in the neighbouring forest, sparking off fears and fantasies among the village women. There she crosses path with a fugitive. Injured, threatening and vulnerable, he is the first one to take a fresh look at her. 12 wins and 18 nominations at international film festivals.
Some Kind of Heaven (2020)DVDNRDocumentary4/13Behind the gates of a palm tree-lined fantasyland, four residents of America's largest retirement community, The Villages, FL, strive to find solace and meaning.
T11 IncompleteDVDNRDrama/LGBT4/13Kristen Renton, Karen Sillas, Zachary Booth - A visiting home health aide and recovering alcoholic, strives to rebuild her broken life, only to have it fall apart once again when she falls in love with her young, paraplegic patient then betrays her trust. 3 wins and 1 nomination at two US film festivals.
This Is Not a Movie (2019) (Canada, Germany)DVDNRAction/Biography/Documentary4/13The groundbreaking and often game-changing reporting of legendary foreign correspondent and author Robert Fisk is profiled in the latest from acclaimed documentarian Yung Chang (Up the Yangtze).
Virus SharkDVDNRHorror4/13(Oh yes they did.) The world is ravaged by a new virus, SHVID-1, spread by a shark bite. At the bottom of the ocean, a group of scientists are racing against the clock to find a cure.
White Shadow (2013) (Tanzania, Germany, Italy)DVDPG-13Drama/Foreign4/13The story of Alias, a young Albino on the run, hunted by local witch doctors who use Albinos' body parts for their potions. 10 wins and 7 nominations at international film festivals.
Willy's WonderlandDVDTV-MAAction/Comedy/Horror4/13Nicolas Cage, Emily Tosta, Beth Grant - A quiet drifter is tricked into a janitorial job at the now condemned Willy's Wonderland. The mundane tasks suddenly become an all-out fight for survival against wave after wave of demonic animatronics. Fists fly, kicks land, titans clash -- and only one side will make it out alive.