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Back When We Were Grownups

Back When We Were Grownups

United States 2004

DIR Ron Underwood

Based on Anne Tyler’s novel, the movie centers on Rebecca Davitch, a 53-year-old single mother and grandmother, and the cast of her colorful family around her.

Applause

Applause

United States 1973

DIR Ron Field & Bill Foster

An aspiring actress, whose sugar-coated appearance belies her ruthless drive, worms herself into the life of an aging star and schemes to replace her on the stage as the star of a new play.

Return to Peyton Place

Return to Peyton Place

United States 1961

DIR José Ferrer

Who Killed Pixote?

A dramatization of the events leading up to the police murder of Fernando Ramos da Silva, the star of Hector Babenco’s internationally acclaimed film Pixote.

The Good Mother

The Good Mother

United States 1988

DIR Leonard Nimoy

Mind Fuck

A young Israeli man born in an extremely orthodox family develops an interest in video art. Through this medium he explores the connection between sex and religion, myth and anxiety, body and soul. This is his self portrait.

Des Indes à la planète Mars

Elise Müller was 32 when she met Théodore Flournoy at a spiritualist séance in Geneva. Their meeting marks a radical turning point in the career of the medium who then produced, over a period of more than 6 years, two pieces of fiction matched by the invention of imaginary languages.

The Trial of Oscar Wilde

In 1895 Oscar Wilde is at the very peak of his literary career. A few days after the St James’s Theatre première of his play The Importance of Being Earnest, the Marquess of Queensbury leaves his calling card at Wilde’s club carrying the scrawled inscription: ‘posing somdomite’

A Fairground Attraction

The film subliminally portrays the decay of the fairgrounds’ economic ecosystem, which in turn is the essence of the misery and pain of these two people, who are obsessively in love.

Sorum

Sorum

South Korea 2001

DIR Jong-chan Yun

A 30 year old mystery resurfaces and takes over the lives of the people living in an eerie apartment complex.

Ancient Czech Myths

Ancient Czech Myths

Czechoslovakia 1953

DIR Jiří Trnka

A monumental piece of art bringing the heroes of the ancient Czech myths back to life. The picture consists of seven parts: Cech the Forefather, Bivoj, Libuse, Premysl, Girls War, Horymir, Lucka War.

Nightshift

Nightshift

France 2001

DIR Philippe Le Guay

Pierre works in a bottle factory and decides to switch from the dayshift to the nightshift. In his new team, he comes across Fred, a charismatic and violent character.

Court Martial

Court Martial

West Germany 1959

DIR Kurt Meisel

Arms and the Man

Arms and the Man

West Germany 1958

DIR Franz Peter Wirth

Khareba and Gogia

Khareba and Gogia

Soviet Union 1987

DIR Giorgi Shengelaya

The plot is based on the real facts of 1902-11 when in Kakheti mountains the Georgian farmers headed by Khareba and Gogia have made short shrift of local rich men in response to constant robberies and offenses.

Restoration

Restoration

Israel 2011

DIR Yossi Madmony

Aided by a young and mysterious apprentice, an antique furniture restorer struggles to keep his workshop alive, while his relationship with his own estranged son, who is trying to close down the shop, begins to disintegrate.

Mad Bastards

Mad Bastards

Australia 2011

DIR Brendan Fletcher

In a frontier town of northern Australia’s Kimberley Region, an urban street warrior meets his match in a local cop. Performances and stories from real people in Kimberley are woven through the music of legendary Broome musicians, The Pigram Brothers.

Die schöne Lügnerin

Die schöne Lügnerin

West Germany 1959

DIR Axel von Ambesser

The time period is during the Congress of Vienna, 1814-1815 and the garb of the Counts and Countess’ is award material. And how many motion pictures showcase ballet? Well this one does, in two exquisite sequences.