The problematic lives of teenager students for whom the singer Lily Chou-Chou's dreamy music is the only way to escape an alienating, violent and insensitive society.
Henning is a fashion photographer driven by visions of artistic glory. He is encouraged by a literary agent to produce a volume of erotic nudes and works to create the perfect layout with his favorite...
A Dutch matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive.
In 1930s Berlin, homosexual Max (Clive Owen) flees but is sent to the Dachau concentration camp.
Ono Masahiko is an unlucky gas station attendant who belongs to a losing junior baseball team. When the local yakuza threaten and capture his coach, he and a friend get more than they bargained for wh...
Ruan Ling-yu (Maggie Cheung) is riding high in her acting career when the press decides to take her down a notch or two, bitterly criticizing her for an affair with a married man.
An attractive but conservative mid-30's housewife stays at the house of her sexually open daughter and soon becomes involved in her daughter's swinger lifestyle.
Based on the novel by Jorge Amado, this Brazilian comedy follows the strange events that befall Doña Flor (Sonia Braga) after she is left a widow by the death of her wild, irresponsible husband.
Derek Jarman's adaptation of Christopher Marlowe's Elizabethan drama.
The incredible story of the world famous opera singer - who was castrated during childhood in order to preserve his voice - comes to life in this Oscar-nominated drama of high notes and even higher pa...
Based on Herman Hesse's Francis of Assisi, FRANCESCO, starring Mickey Rourke and Helena Bonham Carter, paints an intimate portrait of St. Francis, one of the most beloved, influential and compl...
FRANTZ FANON: BLACK SKIN, WHITE MASK tells the story of the life and work of the highly influential anti-colonialist writer Frantz Fanon.
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.
Nishi leaves the police in the face of harrowing personal and professional difficulties. Spiraling into depression, he makes questionable decisions.
A beautiful and naïve young woman becomes a pawn in a game of sexual manipulation and deceit.
In his last film role, legendary director Rainer Werner Fassbinder plays Jansen, an expert cop living in a dystopic future where a mysterious organization known as the The Combine controls all media.
Tullio Hermil is a chauvinist aristocrat who flaunts his mistress to his wife, but when he believes she has been unfaithful he becomes enamored of her again.
The rise and fall of a beauteous actress. She rises from an impoverished background to become a favorite of the Sun King, Louis XIV.
Winner of more than 49 international awards, this adaptation of Nobel prize winner Naguib Mahfuz's novel, transposed to Mexico City, features one of Salma Hayek's first starring roles.
Peter Sellers' sole directorial effort, a lost classic finally restored.
A family descended from Maori warriors is bedeviled by a violent father and the societal problems of being treated as outcasts.
In this Academy Award-winning film from 1987, a Swedish father and son escape their impoverished rural life in hopes of finding a new start in Denmark.
An esquire and a General eyes a priceless handwritten scroll by Tripitaka, held in a Temple library.
A young Italian actress embarks on a self-destructive spree of sex, drugs and other excess while doing some soul searching to find the path for redemption.
A stripper/fortune teller uses a magical Haitian amulet to keep young, and in so doing forces others to kill for her.
In the first installment of the Sissi trilogy, the young vibrant princess catches the eye of her sister's fiancé, Emperor Franz Josef.
Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, Best Intentions is a multilayered backwards glance at the courtship of Bergman's own parents.
King Hu's legendary wuxia masterpiece, starring Angela Mao and Li Li-Hua.
A mute gunfighter defends a young widow and a group of outlaws against a gang of bounty killers in the winter of 1898, and a grim, tense struggle unfolds.
Praised by The Village Voice as the most "clear-eyed account of union organizing on film," The Killing Floor tells the little-known true story of the struggle to build an interracial labor union in th...
A bigoted French businessman (Louis De Funès) is mistaken for a rabbi while fleeing with an Arab (Claude Giraud).
Legendary filmmaker Eric Rohmer adapts Heinrich von Kleist’s epic tale of virtue and mistaken identity in this 1976 Cannes Film Festival Special Jury Prize winner
A man awakens to find himself alone in the world. In a desperate attempt to search for others, he finds only two who have their own agenda.
In the 1950's, a young boy living with his troublesome family in rural USA fantasizes that a neighboring widow is actually a vampire, responsible for a number of disappearances in the area.
Alone and penniless, Inga becomes the personal secretary and lover of a dashing older man.
A frothy French farce, THE TALL BLOND MAN WITH ONE BLACK SHOE is the blockbuster 1972 madcap comedy about mistaken identity and mixed signals.
After serving his conviction, a former gunman returns to his town planning to live a quiet life, however, the sons of a man he killed have other plans.
Acclaimed Italian auteur Ettore Scola pairs up with legendary actor Nino Manfredi in this irreverent Cannes-winning comedy.
A lesbian vampire's soul is kept on in the bodies of her descendants.
Barbara, a mentally and sexually frustrated writer, seeks to recharge her life by moving into a Manhattan apartment, where she earns money typing up manuscripts for other writers.
After a cop (Beat Takeshi) is fired and his sister is kidnapped, he goes on a mission to get the kidnapper and his boss.
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