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1981

Filmmaker Ricardo Trogi recalls the events surrounding his family moving to a new neighborhood when he was 11-years-old.

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2 Autumns, 3 Winters

Over the course of two autumns and three winters, Arman, Amélie and Benjamin share the moments, accidents, love stories and memories that will define who they are.

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

From the mind of award-winning director Julie Taymor (The Lion King on Broadway, Frida, Titus) comes a Shakespeare adaptation like none other, A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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A NY Thing

A French romantic follows his dream girl to NYC, but a weekend of white lies, one-night-stands and tangled love triangles prove infatuation and romance are not what they seem.

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A Peck on the Cheek

On her 9th birthday, Amudha discovers she is an orphan from war-torn Sri Lanka.

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Aaltra

In this pitch black comedy, the rivalry between two neighbors escalates into an all out war. However, after a tractor accident leaves them both paralyzed, they no longer focus their rage on each other...

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Adam's Apples

A neo-nazi sentenced to community service at a church clashes with the blindly devotional priest.

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Advanced Style

Dive into the personal lives of New York City's most fashionable seniors.

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Agata and the Storm

A swirl of pop-art color, madcap magic, and the bittersweet call of life and love suddenly take the mature, ravishing, self-reliant Agata by storm.

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All You Ever Wished For

The romantic tale of a bungled kidnapping, a gypsy spell, and a little love cottage that turns desperate men into fools.

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Amador

A young woman and the bed-ridden older man she cares for share intimate secrets.

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Amor Cronico

Grammy nominated, Cuban-born CuCu Diamantes embarks on a whirlwind tour of her home country.

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Antonia's Line

A Dutch matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive.

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Arranged

ARRANGED centers on the friendship between an Orthodox Jewish woman and a Muslim woman, both being subjected to arranged marriages, in Brooklyn.

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Bad Day to Go Fishing

The former strongest man on earth and his crafty manager tour small South American towns staging wrestling matches. Arriving in Santa Maria, they meet with uncommon enthusiasm - as well as a major cha...

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Bad Lucky Goat

After accidentally killing a bearded goat with their father's truck, two incompatible teenage siblings embark on a journey of reconciliation.

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Belle and Sebastian

Based on the beloved children’s book, this heartwarming tale set in the picturesque French Alps follows the relationship of a motherless six-year-old boy and his loyal dog during the Nazi occupation...

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Bomber

Alistar and Valerie have been planning a special trip to Germany for a very long time. When their son Ross stops by the house to send them off, happenstance turns into an impromptu family road trip of...

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Borrowed Time

A teenager with the wrong friends and a grumpy old man form an unlikely bond that will help them both find a way out of their respective troubles.

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Buddy

Kristoffer's love life is on the rocks. But what can you expect from a guy who likes to videotape himself and his friends pulling outrageous stunts? So when Kristoffer's video diary winds up at a popu...

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Bye Bye Germany

David Bermann and his Jewish friends have escaped the Nazi regime and are now dreaming of leaving for America, but how will they get the money in these tough post-war times?

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Deep Throat Part II

Nurse Linda Lovelace works for libidinous sex therapist Dr. Jayson. One of the patients she is treating is Dilbert Lamb, a meek geek who's harboring plans for a top secret government computer. Both th...

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Eldorado

Beloved Belgian actor/director Bouli Lanners stars in this eccentric film about a vintage car dealer who travels across the country with a young ex-junkie.

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Faces of Israel: New Israeli Cinema

Four prize-winning Israeli films at a special price.

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Falling Angels

The wickedly funny story of 3 sisters' coming of age in a wildly dysfunctional family, set against the backdrop of the 60's, free love, the Cold War, LSD and the dawn of feminism.

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False Confessions

Luc Bondy’s final feature film brings Marivaux’s play into 21st century Paris, with Isabelle Huppert commanding the screen as Araminte, the wealthy widow who unwittingly hires the smitten Dorante ...

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Foreign Letters

From different worlds, Ellie and Thuy form a powerful bond that helps Ellie cope with the hardships of adjusting to her new life in the states.

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Full Moon in Paris

Legendary filmmaker Eric Rohmer's acclaimed romantic comedy follows independent Louise through romantic entanglements with a boyfriend, a best friend and a bad boy musician in 1984 Paris.

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Garibaldi's Lovers

Through a hilarious series of coincidences, three very different characters give each other new hope for their futures - and for the city itself, so emblematic of our times.

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Gigante

A supermarket security guard forms a powerful fixation on the pretty cleaning woman who scrubs the aisles during the graveyard shift in this deeply personal, comedic tale of obsession and voyeurism

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Ginger and Cinnamon

When Stefania breaks up with her boyfriend Andrea, little does she realize what the summer has in store for her. She winds up on vacation at a Greek resort 'isle of love' with her 14 year old niece wh...

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He Died With a Felafel in His Hand

Faithful to the cult novel upon which it is based, the film follows Danny through a series of shared housing experiences in a succession of cities on the east coast of Australia.

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Helena from the Wedding

Newlyweds Alex and Alice invite their closest friends to a secluded cabin to ring in the New Year, but when a beautiful young model arrives unannounced, all hell breaks loose.

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Hello Lonesome

With an enchanting mixture of laughter and longing, the worlds of six flawed but captivating individuals are woven together as they explore those age-old human desires: to love and be loved.

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Hospitalite

A Tokyo family’s unassuming lifestyle is turned upside down by the increasingly bizarre antics of their strange new tenant.

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I Am Yours

An unhappy single mother in Norway's Pakistani expatriate community begins to ignore her young son in favor of placating a Swedish filmmaker she thinks could change her life for the better.

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I Like You

An honest and raw depiction of teenage life in Reno, Nevada, exploring the trials and tribulations of adolescent love life.

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If You Don't, I Will

Pomme and Pierre have been together a long time, and when Pomme refuses to leave the forest after a hike, both are left to contemplate the strength and meaning of each other's commitment.

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Inseparables

An Argentinean remake of the French hit film Intouchables, starring Oscar Martinez (Wild Tales).

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Just About Famous

Just About Famous offers an intimate view into the life of celebrity impersonators as they gear up for the marquee tribute artist convention, The Sunburst.

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Key of Life

A case of stolen identity and one determined bride-to-be intersect in this comedic escapade from famed Japanese filmmaker Kenji Uchida.

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Lake Tahoe

After teenage Juan crashes the family car into a pole, he encounters oddball characters who help him face the family crisis he initially tried to escape.

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Lila Lila

 A socially awkward waiter who works a dead end job in a chic cafe. One day he stumbles upon the biggest break of his life, an unpublished manuscript which he finds in a jammed nightstand drawer.

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Love Me

Sasha is an attractive young Ukranian woman who finally decides to end her dead-end relationship with a married man. Cemal, bound by tradition to marry a girl he's never met, is dragged by his uncle a...

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Marquise

The rise and fall of a beauteous actress. She rises from an impoverished background to become a favorite of the Sun King, Louis XIV.

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Men at Work

Set in the mountains, this richly symbolic film tells the humorous story of four old friends who, driving back from a failed skiing trip, encounter a strange and enormous rock.

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Miss Conception

Heather Graham, Mia Kirshner, and Tom Ellis star in director Eric Styles' romantic comedy concerning a 33-year-old woman who realizes that her longtime partner doesn't want to have children. Determine...

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My Art

Single, New York City artist Ellie Shine is looking to gain inspiration and tranquility as she house sits for a friend in upstate New York.

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Not Another Happy Ending

Publisher Tom finds a sleeper hit in first-time author Jane, but success makes her too happy to finish her second novel.

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Off White Lies

A father and his daughter live through the 2006 war between Israel and Lebanon.

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Oh Lucy!

When her English-instructor John suddenly disappears from class, Setsuko travels halfway around the world in search of him to the outskirts of Southern California.

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Pandora and the Magic Box

King Minos is married to the vulgar and voracious Queen Scylla. Minos discovers that his long-lost niece is the rightful ruler of Greece and devises a plan to keep her from being found.

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Peace After Marriage

A Palestinian-American man and an Israeli woman agree to marry so that she can get a green card, prompting a re-evaluation of familial and cultural traditions.

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Prairie Love

While traveling through North Dakota, a vagrant finds a near-frozen man, assumes his identity and steals the man's prison pen-pal girlfriend.

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Puzzled Love

Sun and Lucas fall head over heels in love while they are exchange students in Barcelona, and they try not to think about being separated at the end of the term.

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Queen of Hearts

Adele tries to recover from a devastating breakup by bouncing from lover to lover.

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Road North

A father who was absent for 30 years of his son's life returns and wants to bond with his son, on a road trip to the north.

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Schneider vs. Bax

From the director of "Borgman" comes this twisted black comedy about a hit man who gets more than he bargained for when he agrees to kill a famous writer.

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Sensation

A call girl meets an Irish farmer (Domnhall Gleeson) online and plans to use his money to start her own brothel.

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Sissi

In the first installment of the Sissi trilogy, the young vibrant princess catches the eye of her sister's fiancé, Emperor Franz Josef.

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Small, Beautifully Moving Parts

While traveling to California to attend her baby shower, a pregnant woman takes a side trip to find her long-estranged mother.

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Somers Town

A runaway and a Polish immigrant form a strong bond as they work odd jobs and vie for the affection of a beautiful French girl.

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Something Like Happiness

A trio of friends residing in an urban Czech housing project finds that happiness can come from the place where you least expect it in this quirky and heartfelt drama.

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Somewhere in the Middle

Four lovers find themselves caught in a tangle of intersecting relationships in this engaging, New York-set romantic drama that explores the ripple effects of love and obsession.

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Sucker

A teenager has his dreams of medical school destroyed when he gets caught cheating. As punishment, his parents banish him to the countryside for the summer, where he meets a conman who calls himself T...

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Tanta Agua

Divorced father Alberto takes his two adolescent children on vacation and refuses to let the incessant rains ruin his plans for quality family time.

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The Bothersome Man

In a strange city where every person seems content beyond reason a new man arrives in town and stirs up trouble by asking too many questions.

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The Carer

Ailing theatrical legend Sir Michael Gifford (Brian Cox) is terminally ill, as well as foul-mouthed, irascible, and highly resistant to the concept of allowing a full time care giver into his home

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The Deflowering of Eva Van End

When an Adonis-like German exchange student moves in, the lives of a suburban family are turned hilariously upside down.

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The Female Gaze: Contemporary Films by Women

7 films directed by women at a special price.

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The Forest for the Trees

Melanie, a young idealistic teacher from the countryside, starts her first job at a city high school. But soon she discovers her dream life is a world away.

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The Great Match

A comedy about three different tribal groups have varying amounts of success in finding a place to watch the 2002 World Cup soccer match between Brazil and Germany.

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The Grocer's Son

Antoine Sforza, a thirty-year-old young man, left his village ten years before in order to start a new life in the big city, but now that his father, a traveling grocer, is in hospital after a stroke,...

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The Human Resources Manager

A tragi-comedy centered on the HR manager of Israel's largest industrial bakery, who sets out to save the reputation of his business and prevent the publication of a defamatory article.

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The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob

A bigoted French businessman (Louis De Funès) is mistaken for a rabbi while fleeing with an Arab (Claude Giraud).

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The Piano in a Factory

To fight for custody of his daughter who loves playing the piano, a steel factory worker decides to forge a piano from scratch.

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The Rage in Placid Lake

A troubled teenager undergoes a radical transformation after the screening of a scandalous student film and his subsequent fall from a roof.

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The Republic of Love

Based on a novel by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Carol Shields, a romantic comedy about the barriers facing the lucky and the unlucky-in-love in the 21st century.

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The Tall Blond Man With One Black Shoe

A frothy French farce, THE TALL BLOND MAN WITH ONE BLACK SHOE is the blockbuster 1972 madcap comedy about mistaken identity and mixed signals.

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The Teacher

A teacher you'll never forget.

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The Three-Way Wedding

Relationships begin to unravel during a playwright's latest production, thanks to his ex-wife and a pretty assistant (Julie Depardieu).

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The Way I Spent the End of the World

In communist era Romania, people live with hope for a new life of freedom as a group of young children devise a plan to kill their dictator.

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Two Hundred Thousand Dirty

Blue-collar losers, who work in a mattress store, plot to kill someone for money.

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Ugly, Dirty and Bad

Acclaimed Italian auteur Ettore Scola pairs up with legendary actor Nino Manfredi in this irreverent Cannes-winning comedy.

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Vincent Wants to Sea

A young man who has Tourette's syndrome escapes from an institution with two other patients and travels to Italy to fulfill his late mother's last wish.

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Viva Cuba

In a tale akin to Romeo and Juliet, the friendship between two children is threatened by their parents' socioeconomic differences.

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Waterboys

Wilby Wonderful

A day-in-the-life dark comedy concerning a group of islanders, their respective secrets, and one man's plan to kill himself quietly.

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Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?

Introvert Weichung sets off to discover his true self in this lighthearted comedic romp.

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