Ascension (2021)DVDNRDocumentary4/26The absorbingly cinematic Ascension explores the pursuit of the "Chinese Dream." This observational documentary presents a contemporary vision of China that prioritizes productivity and innovation above all. 10 wins & 23 nominations, including for Best Documentary Feature at the Academy Awards, USA
The Beast Must Die (2021) (UK)DVDNRCrime/Drama/UK TV Series4/26Cush Jumbo, Billy Howle, Douggie Mc Meekin - Following the death of her son in a hit and run, all Frances Cairnes wants is to hunt down and kill the man she believes is responsible. When she finally tracks him down, she tricks her way into his house and plots his murder from within.
Delicious (2021) (France, Belgium)DVDNRComedy/Drama/History/Foreign4/26Grégory Gadebois, Isabelle Carré, Benjamin Lavernhe - France, 1789, just before the Revolution. With the help of a surprising young woman, a chef who has been sacked by his master finds the strength to free himself from his position as a servant and opens the first restaurant.
Expired (2022) (Australia)DVDRRomance/Sci-Fi4/26Ryan Kwanten, Hugo Weaving, Jillian Nguyen - In an uncharted future, two hardened souls meet and confront each other with the things they have done and what they have become.
Eyimofe (This Is My Desire) (2020) (Nigeria)DVDNRDrama/Foreign4/26Emmanuel Adeji, Mary Agholor, Kemi Lala Akindoju - In Lagos, Nigeria, tragedy and fate intervene as two people try to better the lives of their families. 6 wins & 7 nominations at international film festivals
Gasoline Alley (2022)DVDRAction/Thriller4/26Devon Sawa, Bruce Willis, Luke Wilson - A man implicated in the triple homicide of three Hollywood starlets begins his own investigation. Needing assistance, he enlists the two detectives on his tail in order to expose a conspiracy more explosive than any of them imagined.
Grand Slam (1967) (Italy, Spain, West Germany)DVDNRCrime/Drama4/26Janet Leigh, Robert Hoffman, Klaus Kinski - At the suggestion of a retired professor, a motley group of criminals plans the robbery of a Brazilian diamond company but it must contend with a new alarm system and the mutual distrust among its members.
The Great: Season 2 (2021)DVDTV-MABiography/Comedy/Drama4/26Elle Fanning, Nicholas Hoult, Phoebe Fox - A royal woman living in rural Russia during the 18th century is forced to choose between her own personal happiness and the future of Russia, when she marries an Emperor.
My Best Part (2020) (France)DVDUnratedComedy/Drama/Foreign/LGBT4/26Nicolas Maury, Nathalie Baye, Arnaud Valois - Jeremie, a young man at his breaking point, leaves Paris to return to his intrusive mother in Limosin.
Queens of Mystery: Series 2DVDTV-14Crime/Drama/Mystery4/26Martin Trenaman, Julie Graham, Sarah Woodward - Three crime-writing sisters and their 28-year old niece use their extensive knowledge of crime to solve whodunit style murders in the picturesque vollage of Wildemarsh.
Rocco Shiavone: Ice Cold Murders (2016) (Italy)DVDTV-MACrime/Thriller/Italian TV Series4/26Marco Giallini, Ernesto D'Argenio, Francesco Acquaroli - Weed smoking, foulmouthed Rocco Schiavone is an offbeat Deputy Commissioner of the State Police. For disciplinary reasons he is transferred to the Alpine town of Aosta, far from his beloved Rome. The sophisticated but cranky Roman despises the mountains, the cold, and the provincial locals as much as he disdains his superiors and their petty rules. But he loves solving crimes.
Stop-Zemlia (2021) (Ukraine)DVDNRDrama/Foreign4/26Maria Fedorchenko, Arsenii Markov, Yana Isaienko - Navigating the emotional turmoil of waiting for life to begin while hanging around with classmates - a radical, authentic, and sensitive insight into the unsettling feeling of being young and an inside perspective on Ukrainian youth. 10 wins & 3 nominations at several European film festivals.
Take Back the Night (2021)DVDNRHorror4/26Emma Fitzpatrick, Angela Gulner, Jennifer Lafleur - Finding herself the victim of a violent monster attack, Jane launches a vigilante campaign to hunt the beast that tried to kill her. Jane's efforts intensify, but her troubling history of drug use and mental illness bubbles to the surface causing her family, community, and authorities to question the authenticity of her account. Suddenly alone in her fight, Jane starts to doubt her own memory of the attack...to doubt if Monster exists at all.
A Taste of Hunger (2021) (Denmark)DVDNRDrama/Romance/Foreign4/26Katrine Greis-Rosenthal, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Flora Augusta - A couple who sacrifice everything to achieve the highest possible accolade in the culinary world - a Michelin star.
The Trick (2021)DVDNRThriller4/26Jason Watkins, Victoria Hamilton, Anwyn Sheers - True story of Philip Jones, the world-renowned Professor and Director of Climate Research at the University of East Anglia who was the eye of an international media storm and the victim of cyberterrorism.