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GINGER AND CINNAMON

GINGER AND CINNAMON

Directed by Daniele Luchetti
  • Italy / 
  • 2003 / 
  • Italian with English subtitles / 
  • 82 min
Directed by Daniele Luchetti

Official Selection - Cannes Film Festival
Official Selection - European Union Film Festival

"Ginger and Cinnamon is an unpretentious romp about a 14-year-old determined to lose her virginity on a Greek island."
- Deborah Young, Variety
HAPPINESS

HAPPINESS

Directed by Sophie Barthes
Short-Comedy | Directed by Sophie Barthes | 2006 | USA | English
HE DIED WITH A FELAFEL IN HIS HAND

HE DIED WITH A FELAFEL IN HIS HAND

Directed by Richard Lowenstein
Directed by Richard Lowenstein

Winner - Grand Jury Prize (Best Film) - New York Int'l Film & Video Festival
Winner - Best Screenplay - New York Int'l Film & Video Festival

"Driven by absurdist humor, random off-the-wall moments of originality and a generally ararchic tone, it mixes the heightened silliness of youth cinema with a more studied, film-literate approach. ...those who like their cinema on the edge should find a lot to enjoy here."
- Erin Free, The Hollywood Reporter

"This carousel ride of bizarre characters and out-of-control situations [becomes] a reasonably satisfying whole."
- David Rooney, Variety
HELENA FROM THE WEDDING

HELENA FROM THE WEDDING

Directed by Joseph Infantolino
Directed by Joseph Infantolino


"Beautifully modulated! Full of both the ache and the joy of real life."
- Jon Frosch, The Hollywood Reporter

"Funny as hell! Helena From The Wedding boasts a strong ensemble cast...piercing humor...[and] a bittersweet sting that brings a smile to our faces and a lump in our throats."
- Cullen Gallagher, Hammer to Nail

"The acting performances are all perfect...It is a brutally realistic depiction of the trials and tribulations of 30-something couples and their friendships."
- Don Simpson, Smells Like Screen Spirit
HOSPITALITE

HOSPITALITE

Directed by Koji Fukuda
  • Japan / 
  • 2009 / 
  • Japanese with English subtitles / 
  • 95 min
Directed by Koji Fukuda


"Brilliant storytelling...undeniable artistry!"
- Chris Cabin, Slant

"A marvelous tension between a prim comedy of manners and unbridled slapstick."
- Ronnie Scheib, Variety

"This entertaining and engrossing movie plays like a chess game between director and viewers."
- Janos Gereben, San Francisco Examiner
KEY OF LIFE

KEY OF LIFE

Directed by Kenji Uchida
  • Japan / 
  • 2012 / 
  • Japanese with English subtitles / 
  • 128 min
Directed by Kenji Uchida


"Breezy rhythm, witty dialogue and excellent thesping chemistry...a chessboard of ingenious subplots!"
- Maggie Lee, Variety

"Intelligent, amusing, and casually touching."
- Kong Rithdee, Cinema Scope

"Sweet, satisfying and very funny!"
- Beyondasiaphilia
LAKE TAHOE

LAKE TAHOE

Directed by Fernando Eimbcke
  • Mexico / 
  • 2008 / 
  • Spanish with English subtitles / 
  • 81 min
Directed by Fernando Eimbcke


"The film's siesta-speed pacing lets us bask in a cavalcade of sunny compositions, framed in ample CinemaScope dimensions. Nearly every shot is a joy to behold!"
- Kevin Lee, Time Out New York

"Touching! This supremely poised film...becomes richer and less familiar as it goes along."
- Dennis Lim, LA Times

"A masterwork of storytelling...a seemingly effortless performance of a sort we almost never see."
- Casey Burchby, DVDTalk.com
LICK THE STAR

LICK THE STAR

Directed by Sofia Coppola
Short-Comedy | Directed by Sofia Coppola | 1998 | USA | English
LUIS AND MARTA WORK TOGETHER

LUIS AND MARTA WORK TOGETHER

Directed by Annie J. Howell, Lisa Robinson

USA | 2011 | Comedy | English

Winner - Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize - Hamptons Film Festival

Official Selection - SXSW Film Festival

"Anna Margaret Hollyman, who plays Sarah, has the charm of Sandra Bullock or Greta Gerwig."
- Roger Ebert

"Unmistakably human in its warmth...an indie road movie that runs like clockwork!"
- Stephen Saito, IFC
MEN AT WORK

MEN AT WORK

Directed by Mani Haghighi
  • Iran / 
  • 2006 / 
  • Farsi with English subtitles / 
  • 75 min
Directed by Mani Haghighi

Winner - Best Film - Traverse City Film Festival
Winner - Best Screenplay - Fajr Int'l Film Festival
Official Selection - Berlin Int'l Film Festival

"The film is perfectly enjoyable and quite hilarious...it reveals an unknown by depicting the middle class of Iran"
- Christopher Campbell, Cinematical

"Terrific! The real pleasure here is watching the interactions of four good friends."
- Time Out Chicago

"All the characters here are warm, human and convincing, and the film glides easily from the initial tone of light humor to the increasingly painful drama."
- Michael Wilmington, The Chicago Tribune
MY ART

MY ART

Directed by Laurie Simmons
NOODLES

NOODLES

Directed by Jordan Feldman
  • France / 
  • French with English subtitles / 
  • 5 minutes
Short-Comedy | Directed by Jordan Feldman | 2004 | France | No Dialogue