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Aissa
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…
Lucky Luciano
This Italian crime drama is a bio-pic of infamous Mafia boss Lucky Luciano, covering his life from 1946 to 1962. Screened as part of the Cannes Classics section of the 2013 Cannes Film Festival . " Francesco Rosi's brilliantly staged…
The Brand New Testament - Le tout nouveau testament
This Golden Globe nominated comedy begins with one simple conceit: God exists, and He's a jerk. He lives in a high-rise apartment in Brussels and never gets out of His pajamas. He takes sadistic delight in dreaming up new "laws"…
Our Beloved Month of August - Aquele Querido Mês de Agosto
In the heart of Portugal, amid the mountains, the month of August is abuzz with people and activity. Emigrants return home, set off fireworks, fight fires, sing karaoke, hurl themselves from bridges, hunt wild boar, drink beer, and make babies.…
The Professional - Le Professionnel
Assassinating high-profile targets is old hat for French Secret Service agent Josselin Beaumont (Jean-Paul Belmondo). But when his assignment to take down African warlord N'Jala (Pierre Saintons) is canceled, he's shocked to learn that his government is surrendering him to…
Diaboliquement vôtre (Diabolically Yours)
Christine has killed her husband and disguised the crime as a road accident. She finds a young soldier suffering from amnesia and she manipulates him into taking over her husband's identity.
Le Marginal (The Outsider)
Jordan enjoys living on the edge - that fine margin between glory and disaster where only the bravest dare tread. "LE MARGINAL" is the admired chief of the Marseilles narcotic squad. His sworn enemy is Mecacci - a crook with…
Shelter
Naomi, an Israeli Mossad agent is sent to Germany to protect Mona, a Lebanese informant recovering from plastic surgery to assume her new identity. Together for two weeks in a quiet apartment in Hamburg, the relationship that develops between the…
Shoelaces
This drama tells the story of a complicated relationship between an aging father and his special-needs son, whom he abandoned when he was still a young boy. Reuben's kidney's are failing and his son Gadi, wants to donate one of…
Simon and Theodore - Simon et Théodore
Simon is about to become a father. But how can this unusual young man take care of his baby when he can't take care of himself? His encounter with Theodore, an endearing and cantankerous teen raised by his single mom,…
Red Cow - Para Aduma
Benny's hair is as red as the fur of her devout father's treasured calf - which he believes will bring salvation. But the 17-year-old feels as lonely and trapped as the calf in its enclosure. Benny's mother died giving birth…
Promise at Dawn - La promesse de l'aube
From his childhood in Poland to his adolescence in Nice to his years as a student in Paris and his tough training as a pilot during World War II, this epic drama tells the romantic story of Romain Gary, one…
The Nun - La religieuse
Around 1750, a young girl is sent to a convent against her will. When she asks to renounce her vows, she finds herself caught in a fatal trap. Nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival . "…
The Last Supper - Das letzte Mahl
On the day Adolf Hitler comes to power, the German-Jewish Glickstein family comes together for a family dinner. Most of them however (like so many other Germans at that time) don't take the Nazis seriously. When young Leah reveals her…
Live and Become - Va, vis et deviens
The magnificent, epic story of an Ethiopian boy who is airlifted from a Sudanese refugee camp to Israel in 1984 during Operation Moses. Shlomo is plagued by two big secrets: He is neither a Jew nor an orphan, just an…
The Light of Hope - La llum d'Elna
Based on the true story of Elisabeth Eidenbenz and her female co-workers who saved the lives of almost 600 infants in World War II. In the early 1940's, refugees from all over Europe sought shelter in South Western France, escaping…
Budapest Noir
Budapest, 1936. The Hungarian prime minister returns from Germany in a coffin, his dream of making Hungary into a fascist state snuffed out--for now. Crime reporter Zsigmond Gordon has other things on his mind. A cynic who thinks he has…
Fanny's Journey - Le voyage de Fanny
Based on a true story, FANNY'S JOURNEY is an incredible tale of bravery, strength and survival, a story of a daring young girl. In 1943, 13-year old Fanny and her younger sisters were sent from their home in France to…
Beauty in Trouble - Kráska v nesnázích
This film explores a young woman's romantic dilemma: torn between a primal connection and the need to provide for her children, she loves two men. Set in Prague, BEAUTY IN TROUBLE is full of unexpected twists, humor and amazing performances…
An Act of Defiance
In this riveting historical drama, 10 political activists (including Nelson Mandela and his inner circle of Black and Jewish supporters) face a possible death sentence for conspiracy to commit sabotage after they are arrested by the apartheid South African government…