Library Links

FIND FILM BY

TERMS & CONDITIONS

CONTACT US

LIBRARY SUBSCRIPTIONS AND PURCHASES

Learn more about our subscription program for libraries, or buy individual titles from our library catalog.

If you have any questions or if you need to place an order contact Maxwell Wolkin at 212-941-7744 ext. 211 or maxwell@filmmovement.com.

This Month's Library Film

THE LESSON

THE LESSON

  • Bulgaria / 
  • 2014 / 
  • Bulgarian with English subtitles / 
  • 105 min

"Wickedly visceral! Tough, gripping, emotionally rewarding through trenchant plotting!"
- Aaron Hillis, Village Voice

"The film ultimately understands poverty as a profound and often irreversible desolation of terra firma."
- Slant Magazine

"Quietly compelling human drama... (with) a commanding central performance from Margita Gosheva... You become completely captivated by her refusal to surrender to her fate."
- Allan Hunter, Screen Daily

More Great Films

STATIONS OF THE CROSS

STATIONS OF THE CROSS

  • Germany / 
  • 2014 / 
  • German with English subtitles / 
  • 107 min

"A must see for all those interested in how austere and spiritual techniques can be employed in cinema."
- Paul Schrader

"An austere, beautifully filmed and powerfully acted portrait of extreme religious fervor that slyly flirts with comedy."
- Stephen Holden, The New York Times

"Stations of the Cross belongs among the decade's best films about the lengths one must go to in order to balance strong beliefs with a tolerance toward a secular world that fights against those beliefs."
- Ross Bonaime, Paste Magazine
THE CHAMBERMAID

THE CHAMBERMAID

Directed by Ingo Haeb
  • Germany / 
  • 2014 / 
  • German with English subtitles / 
  • 90 min

"Rarely has fetishism been portrayed with such intense, empathetic attention to detail."
- Variety

"Brilliant. An intimate character piece that's all about the details."
- The Hollywood Reporter
HUMAN CAPITAL

HUMAN CAPITAL

Directed by Paolo Virzì
  • Canada / 
  • 2014 / 
  • Italian with English subtitles / 
  • 110 min

"A chic thriller! A top-flight cast gives the character-driven drama depth and conviction."
- Deborah Young, The Hollywood Reporter

"Perfectly cast! This slick, stylish fusion of class critique and murder mystery confirms Paolo Virzi as one of Italy's more dynamic directors."
- Jay Weissberg, Variety

"It's a strange film - constantly hovering on the knife edge between comedy and tragedy - but a riveting one."
- Bilge Ebiri, Vulture.com
GOD'S SLAVE

GOD'S SLAVE

Directed by Joel Novoa

"Riveting!"
- Anath White, RogerEbert.com
IF YOU DON'T, I WILL

IF YOU DON'T, I WILL

Directed by Sophie Fillières
  • France / 
  • 2014 / 
  • French with English subtitles / 
  • 102 min
TRAITORS

TRAITORS

Directed by Sean Gullette
  • Morocco / 
  • 2013 / 
  • Arabic, French & English with English subtitles / 
  • 83 min
TO KILL A MAN

TO KILL A MAN

  • Chile / 
  • 2014 / 
  • Spanish with English subtitles / 
  • 81 min
Submitted by Country - Best Foreign Film - Academy Awards®
Winner - Grand Jury Award - Sundance Film Festival

"Impressive! [A] slow-burning revenge thriller...artfully plotted."
- Guy Lodge, Variety

"Subtly intense...a quietly powerful character study!"
- Carlos Aguilar, Indiewire

"To Kill A Man is a deeply serious film, one both socially engaged and morally sophisticated."
- Calum Marsh, Film.com
SALVO

SALVO

  • Canada / 
  • 2013 / 
  • Italian with English subtitles / 
  • 104 min
Winner - Grand Prix - Cannes Film Festival (Critics' Week)
Winner - France 4 Visionary Award - Cannes Film Festival

"The renaissance of Italian Cinema!"
- Variety

"[A film that] defies our expectations!"
- Screen Daily

"A fascinating Italian film noir, immaculately made!"
- Cineuropa
FOR A WOMAN

FOR A WOMAN

Directed by Diane Kurys
  • France / 
  • 2013 / 
  • French with English subtitles / 
  • 110 min
Official Selection - New York Jewish Film Festival
Official Selection - Brussels Film Festival
Official Selection - Santa Barbara Int'l Film Festival

"Luminous! [A] beautifully crafted historical melodrama!""
- Boyd van Hoeij, The Hollywood Reporter

"Director Diane Kurys paints an evocative, witty portrait of love, longing, ideology and desolation in post-World War II France. "
- Marci Schmitt, Minneapolis Star Tribune

"This is engrossing stuff, not only in the remarkable details of the parents' lives, but in the psychological nuance with which Kurys imagines them."
- Ben Sachs, Chicago Reader
ILO ILO

ILO ILO

Directed by Anthony Chen
  • Singapore / 
  • 2013 / 
  • Mandarin, Tagalog & English with English subtitles / 
  • 99 min
Winner - Camera d'Or - Cannes Film Festival

"Anthony Chen's portrait of a family in 1997 Singapore is one of those rare films that manages to capture an entire period within an intimate slice of life. Beautifully acted and precisely observed, Ilo Ilo is an amazing debut, full of heart and intelligence. "
- Ang Lee, Oscar-winning director

"A small gem about how families learn to persevere during the toughest times...Its emotional wallop sneaks up on you!"
- Tim Grierson, ScreenDaily

"The very beating heart and soul of cinematic storytelling."
- Robert Koehler, Film Comment
GRIGRIS

GRIGRIS

  • France and Chad / 
  • 2013 / 
  • French & Arabic with English subtitles / 
  • 101 min
Winner - Vulcan Award for Technical Achievement - Cannes Film Festival
Official Selection - Karlovy Vary Int'l Film Festival

"Engrossing...pure poetry in motion!"
- Gary Kramer, Philadelphia Metro

"A constant to-and-fro of aspiration and adversity..."
- Shaun Munro, Film School Rejects

"An engaging tale of quiet desperation..."
- Stephen Dalton, The Hollywood Reporter
« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 next »