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  • AlenaAlena - Based on the internationally acclaimed graphic novel, ALENA is a psychological thriller about revenge.

  • Almayer's Folly - Narrative film adaptation by Chantal Akerman of Joseph Conrad's first novel, following a European man living in Southeast Asia and his half-indigenous daughter.

  • Angels Wear White - In a small seaside town, two schoolgirls are assaulted by a middle-aged man in a motel.

  • The Astonishing Work of Tezuka Osamu - Known as the "father of anime," Tezuka Osamu (1928 - 1989) has created hundreds of comics, dozens of films, and television series including "Astro Boy".

  • B

  • Beltracchi: The Art of ForgeryBeltracchi: The Art of Forgery - For nearly 40 years, Wolfgang Beltracchi fooled the international art world and was responsible for the biggest art forgery scandal of the postwar era.

  • Blind - Ingrid (Ellen Dorrit Pettersen) is a woman contending with the loss of vision.

  • The Book of the Dead - Master animator Kihachiro Kawamoto's tale of a young noble girl in 8th-century Japan who leaves her home to follow the apparition of an executed prince.

  • Boris Without Beatrice - A morality tale with fairy-tale inflections that focuses on Boris Malinovsky, an affluent, successful businessman who comports himself with an extreme degree of pride and arrogance.

  • BridgendBridgend - A narrative film based on a mysterious suicide cluster that took place in Bridgend County, a small former coal-mining province in Wales. Between December 2007 and January 2012 seventy-nine suicides were officially committed in the area.

  • By the Time It Gets Dark - A delicately poetic portrait of a country haunted by the lingering trauma of the 1976 government-sanctioned massacre of student demonstrators in Bangkok.

  • C

  • Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart - A small-town murder in New England became one of the highest-profile cases of the twentieth century.

  • CERN - Multi-awarded director Nikolaus Geyrhalter delivers stunning images from inside the immense CERN apparatus.

  • D

  • DriesDries - For the first time, fashion designer Dries Van Noten allows a filmmaker to accompany him in his creative process and home life. 

  • E

  • An Elephant Sitting Still - Throughout a single, tension-filled day from dawn to dusk, the troubled lives of four desperate individuals unfold in this profoundly resonant film on the modern human condition.

  • The Exquisite Short Films of Kihachiro Kawamoto - A collection of short films from one of the world's greatest stop-motion animators, famous for his beautiful, expressive puppets and for harnessing Japan's unique aesthetic traditions to create visually stunning stories.

  • F

  • Forget Me Not - Filmmaker David Sieveking portrays the domestic care of his mother Gretel, who, like millions of others, is suffering from Alzheimer's disease.

  • From Business to BeingFrom Business to Being - The story of three executives who embark on a quest to find ways out of the "rat race."


  • Genesis 2.0 - Man becomes the Creator, as scientists try to bring the extinct woolly mammoth back to life à la “Jurassic Park”.

  • H

  • Happy Hour - A slow-burning epic chronicling the emotional journey of four thirtysomething women in the misty seaside city of Kobe.

  • Homo Sapiens - Abandoned landscapes of urban decay portend an ominous future in this wordless documentary.

  • The Human ScaleThe Human Scale - According to revolutionary Danish architect and urban planner Jan Gehl, if we are to make cities sustainable and livable for people, we must re-imagine the very foundations of modern urban planning.

  • I

  • I, Anna - The lives of a beautiful divorcee and a troubled detective intersect during the investigation of a vicious murder in London.

  • Impulso - An intimate portrait of Rocío Molina, one of the dance world's most passionate flamenco dancers.

  • J

  • Jean Ziegler, the Optimism of Willpower - An in-depth documentary on the charismatic and controversial sociologist, professor and best-selling author Jean Ziegler and his belief in socialism.

  • Jeannette: The Childhood of Joan of ArcJeannette: The Childhood of Joan of Arc - Jeannette is ready to take up arms for the salvation of souls and the liberation of the Kingdom of France.

  • K

  • Kirikou and the Wild Beast - Tiny Senegalese hero Kirikou is back in this sumptuous follow-up to the universally beloved Kirikou and the Sorceress.

  • L

  • Lamb - Ephraim, a half-Jewish Ethiopian boy, will do anything to save his pet in this subtle drama.

  • M

  • Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts - In the deserted hills of an Indonesian island, Marlina, a young widow, is robbed and raped for her cattle. Seeking justice, she goes on a journey for empowerment and redemption. 

  • Master of the UniverseMaster of the Universe - In economic powerhouse Germany, a top banker gives a disturbing account of his emotions, motivations and predictions.

  • Mondovino: The Series - This multi-generation, globe-trotting saga covers not only the entire gamut of wine making, but wine's place in a treacherously globalized and hyper-marketed world.

  • N

  • Nightmare, The -

    A party girl suffers the slow chaos of a mental breakdown, and forms a bond with a strange monster.

  • No Ordinary Hero: The Superdeafy Movie - When a deaf actor who plays a superhero on television looks beyond his cape to influence a deaf boy to redefine what "being normal" means, he also finds inspiration to transform himself.

  • O

  • The Ossuary and Other TalesThe Ossuary and Other Tales - Svankmajer's films conjure up a dreamlike universe that is at once dark, macabre, witty and perversely visceral.


  • Paths of the Soul - An astonishing journey of redemption, faith, and devotion, following a group of villagers who leave their families and homes to make a Buddhist "bowing pilgrimage" to the holy capital of Tibet.

  • Promised Lands - Promised Lands is famed writer and critic Susan Sontag's sole documentary project, shot in Israel on the fly in the final days and immediate aftermath of the 1973 Yom Kippur War.

  • R

  • Red Knot - A modern exploration of love, isolation and the inescapable vastness of the natural world. Starring Vincent Kartheiser and Olivia Thirlby.

  • S

  • SilentiumSilentium - How can God-fearing faith and open-minded convent life engage in symbiosis?

  • Slow Food Story - In 1986 Carlo Petrini, dispirited by the rapid rise of global fast food chains, launched Slow Food, an international movement to preserve traditional and regional cuisine.

  • A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness - Indie filmmakers Ben Rivers and Ben Russell collaborated on this festival favorite that follows a mysterious character through three seemingly disparate moments in his life.

  • The Strange Little Cat - A sequence of family scenes in a Berlin flat creates a wondrous world of the everyday: Coming and going, conversations, all manner of doings.

  • T

  • Time RegainedTime Regained - Raúl Ruiz’s most ambitious literary adaptation and considered his greatest cinematic achievement.

  • Tokyo Idols - A provocative look into the Japanese pop music industry, a cultural phenomenon driven by an obsession with young female sexuality and internet popularity.

  • Too Late to Die Young - Chile 1990, at the end of Pinochet's dictatorship, a group of adolescents living in a commune, attempt to make sense of their own burgeoning desires and tangled relationships.

  • Trouble Every Day - World renowned filmmaker Claire Denis' controversial film about carnal lust as cannibalistic disease.

  • V

  • Vic + Flo Saw a BearVic + Flo Saw a Bear - A woman who has just been released from prison moves into a house in the Canadian forest and receives a visit from her lover.

  • W

  • White Sun - When his father dies, anti-regime partisan Chandra travels to his remote mountain village after nearly a decade away. He must face his brother Suraj, who was on the opposing side during the Nepalese civil war.

  • The Windmill Movie - What if someone wrote your autobiography? Would it be true? What if someone took the images of your life and made a film?

  • Winter Brothers - The odyssey of two brothers set in a workers' environment during a cold winter.

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