Repertory

Significant titles from the Film Movement catalog by auteurs such as Mahamet Saleh Haroun, Jessica Hausner, Alice Rohrwacher, and Hirokazu Kore-eda. Click any title for booking information or to see show times near you.

Repertory

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A Bottle in the Gaza Sea

Tal is 17 years old. Naim is 20. She's Israeli. He's Palestinian. Only 60 miles separate them but how many bombings, check-points, sleepless nights and bloodstained days stand between them?

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A Screaming Man

A former swimming champion selfishly puts his welfare above his son during the Chadian revolution, and out of guilt, regrets his decision.

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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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After The Storm

From acclaimed Japanese auteur Hirokazu Kore-eda comes this touching drama about a struggling writer attempting to reunite with his mother, ex-wife and young son amidst a violent typhoon.

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Afterimage

A story of a well-known Polish avant-garde painter who opposed the Stalinist social realistic styleand maintained his own artistic freedom in spite of political obstacles.

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Alamar

Before their inevitable farewell, Jorge, a young man of Mayan roots, and Natan, his half-Italian son, spend time together living off the Banco Chinchorro coral reef.

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Alexandra's Project

A regular suburban family man comes home from work on his birthday to find a deserted house and a videotape waiting to be played.

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All About Lily Chou-Chou

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.

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Amador

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

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Amour Fou

Based on the double suicide of German romantic poet Heinrich von Kleist and Henrietta Vogel, this period piece is a wry denunciation of dying for love.

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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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Be With Me

Three tales of love wrap around the true story of a blind and deaf woman named Theresa Chan.

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Ben X

As an alternative to getting bullied at school, an autistic teenager retreats into the world of online role-playing games.

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Bent

In 1930s Berlin, homosexual Max (Clive Owen) flees but is sent to the Dachau concentration camp.

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Boiling Point

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...

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Campfire

Rachel, a widow with two beautiful daughters, wants to join a controversial religious settlement, but first must prove that she and her teenage daughters can avoid sexual temptation.

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Come Undone

Anna has a great career and a devoted husband, but when she ignites a sultry affair with married Domenico, she must confront her budding lustful cravings.

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Corpo Celeste

When a 13-year-old-girl is thrown into Confirmation classes, she discovers the hypocrisy of the Church, and struggles to come of age despite the misguided adults around her.

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Days and Clouds

Well-to-do, sophisticated couple Elsa and Michele confront emotional turmoil when Michele confesses he hasn't worked in two months.

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Edward II

Derek Jarman's adaptation of Christopher Marlowe's Elizabethan drama.

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El Bola

When a new boy arrives at his school, Pablo - whose own family life is filled with violence - discovers a family where love actually does prevail.

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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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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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For My Father

A Palestinian man forced into a suicide mission, and a beautiful young Israeli woman, outcast from her orthodox family, fall in love during a desperate weekend in Tel Aviv.

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Found Memories

Rita, a young wandering photographer, finds herself in a secluded mountain village where she discovers transcendence in the resident’s everyday lives.

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Francesco

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...

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Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask

Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask explores for the first time on film the pre-eminent theorist of the anti-colonial movements of this century.

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Fraulein

Soon after beautiful Ana starts working in a Zurich café, her boundless energy and sexuality push her bosses’ limits and a terrible secret comes to light.

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Free Men

In WWII France, an Algerian black marketeer risks his life when he joins the Paris Mosque in a clandestine mission to help Jews escape the Nazis.

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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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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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Hana-bi (Fireworks)

Nishi leaves the police in the face of harrowing personal and professional difficulties. Spiraling into depression, he makes questionable decisions.

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Harmonium

An old acquaintance, recently released from prison, begins to meddle in the life of a factory owner.

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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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How I Ended This Summer

Against the haunting backdrop of an Artic outpost, 2 men with fiery tempers ignite in a deadly conflict. A handsome newcomer threatens the hostile veteran amidst thick fog, sharp rocks, and the mercil...

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If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle

Right before Silviu is to be released from juvenile detention, his mother kidnaps the younger brother he has single-handedly raised. With no other option, he explodes in a shocking act of defiance.

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Illegal

After being arrested for living illegally in Belgium, a Russian woman finds herself on an earth-shattering journey to escape prison and reunite with her son.

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Inga

A beautiful and naïve young woman becomes a pawn in a game of sexual manipulation and deceit.

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Kamikaze 89

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.

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Karen Cries on the Bus

Karen discovers, after 10 years of marriage, she has left behind her dreams devoting herself to home chores and realizes it has been a mistake that cost her her youth.

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King of Devil's Island

A teenager accused of murder is sent to an island reform school where the director torments the boys—but it’s only a matter of time before he plots a cruel revenge.

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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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Le Grand Voyage

Just before his college entrance exams, Reda must drive his father to Mecca. From France to Saudi Arabia the two embark on a road trip that will change their lives.

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Lines of Wellington

This lavish, star-studded epic set during the great Napoleonic Wars chronicles the lives of both the nobility and the poor against a tapestry of love affairs, deceit, intrigue and violence.

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Long Life, Happiness and Prosperity

Kin (Sandra Oh) is the young single mother of 12-year-old Mindy. Mindy decides to find her mother a new boyfriend by using ancient Chinese magic with both hysterical and heart-warming results.

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Madeinusa

A young woman of privilege and a man of no social status meet as a small town prepares to wallow in forbidden pleasure in this satiric drama

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Marion Bridge

Three sisters paralyzed by family secrets return to their beautiful Nova Scotia home where a family reunion allows them to reconnect with one another and the world.

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Morlang

A married couple cope with an affair, but once betrayed, can you ever trust the one you love?

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Munyurangabo

After stealing a machete from a market in Kigali, Munyurangabo and his friend, Sangwa, leave the city on a journey tied to their pasts. Munyurangabo wants justice for his parents who were killed in th...

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My King

Acclaimed auteur Maïwenn's magnum opus about the real and metaphysical pain endured by a woman (Emmanuelle Bercot) who struggles to leave a destructive co-dependent relationship with a charming yet e...

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Noise

Graham McGahan is a Melbourne police officer beset with a painful ringing sound in his ears. The pain becomes so intense that it causes him to pass out at a train station one night -- the same night a...

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Once Were Warriors

A family descended from Maori warriors is bedeviled by a violent father and the societal problems of being treated as outcasts.

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Pelle the Conqueror

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.

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Protektor

A Czech journalist joins a Prague radio station that broadcasts Nazi propaganda in order to protect his Jewish wife.

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Raja

A middle-aged Frenchman becomes obsessed with a 19-year-old Arabian who has a troubled past.

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Scarlet Diva

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.

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Seven Minutes in Heaven

Galia survives a suicide bombing on a bus and has a hard time remembering that day until someone sends her a necklace; a gift that sets her off on a journey to find the missing pieces of the puzzle fr...

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Shun Li and the Poet

A Chinese barmaid and a Slavic fisherman find friendship and more in an Italian fishing village.

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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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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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Storm

Hannah Maynard, a prosecutor of Hague's Tribunal for war crimes in former Yugoslavia, charges a Serbian commander for killing Bosnians. However, her main witness might be lying, so the court sends a t...

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Teddy Bear

Desperate for true love, painfully shy bodybuilder Dennis escapes the watch of his domineering mother and travels to Thailand in search of the love of his life.

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The Best Intentions

Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, Best Intentions is a multilayered backwards glance at the courtship of Bergman's own parents.

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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 Colors of the Mountain

Manuel dreams of being a goalkeeper and ventures into a minefield to rescue his new ball.

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The Country Teacher

A gentle schoolteacher from Prague who has grown weary of the city, takes a teaching position in a small country village, keeping his homosexuality under wraps

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The Drummer

A young fugitive from a Chinese mobster finds peace with a group of Zen musicians.

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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 Silence

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.

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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 Island

Somewhere in Northern Russia in a small Russian Orthodox monastery lives an unusual man whose bizarre conduct confuses his fellow monks, while others who visit the island believe that the man has the ...

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The Marquise of O...

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

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The Other Side

U.S.-based Italian filmmaker follows up his documentary trilogy from Texas with this docu-hybrid film following three characters on the margins of Louisiana’s drug and paramilitary communities.

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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 Pope's Toilet

A smuggler wants to provide a public toilet for the thousands who will gather for the pope's visit.

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The Quiet Earth

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.

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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 Seduction of Inga

Alone and penniless, Inga becomes the personal secretary and lover of a dashing older man.

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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 Violin

An elderly Mexican musician leads a traveling band that also includes his son and grandson. Determined to fight the country's military regime,they help to supply guerrilla fighters by hiding ammunitio...

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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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The Wind Journeys

A musician travels a great distance to return an instrument to his elderly teacher.

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The Window

As he awaits the arrival of his famous, estranged son, an old and frail writer wanders around his Patagonian estate for what may be the last time.

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Theeb

Arabia, 1916. A young Bedouin boy named Theeb ("Wolf") ventures on a treacherous journey across the desert, encountering mercenaries, revolutionaries and raiders as he tries to survive and live up to ...

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Time to Die

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.

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Troubling Love

Based on the novel by Elena Ferrante.

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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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Under the Bombs

During a cease-fire in the 2006 Lebanon-Israel conflict, a Christian taxi driver brings a Shiite woman from Beirut to the the country's south to scour the rubble of local towns for her son.

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Violent Cop

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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Viva Laldjerie

A deeply personal portrayal of three women living in today's Algeria between modern society and Islamic fundamentalism, self-determination and dependence.

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Welcome

Kurdish teen Bilal has traveled all the way to the north of France in the hope of reuniting with his girlfriend in England. To get around a legal technicality, he decides to swim across the English Ch...

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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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XXY

The story of an intersexual fifteen-year-old and the challenge presented by her medical condition.

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