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A street-washer falls for a street waif.
The story of a real life teenage serial killer in Argentina.
This is a 1000 percent a true story about how the quiet, all-American town of Salem, absolutely lost its mind.
An anthology of short films based on a fictional book of “western tales”.
A father tries to help his son break his cycle of drug addiction.
Tales from the extraordinary day to day life of Bill Murray.
Story of a family who become involved with the drugs trade.
An old mining town on the Arizona-Mexico border finally reckons with its darkest day: the deportation of 1200 immigrant miners exactly 100 years ago. Locals collaborate to stage recreations of their controversial past.
When a border guard with a sixth sense for identifying smugglers encounters the first person she cannot prove is guilty, their relationship forces her to confront terrifying revelations about herself and humankind.
Jong-soo, a part-time worker, bumps into Hae-mi while delivering, who used to live in the same neighborhood. Hae-mi asks him to look after her cat while she's on a trip to Africa.
A sex cam worker finds that her identity has been appropriated by a mysterious doppelgänger.
Manuel, an influential deputy secretary of an regional government who has everything going his way, finds himself fighting for survival when news of his involvement in a corruption ring leaks out.
The true story of Lee Israel who became a literary forger.
A child rebels against the life imposed upon him.
A starlet finds herself in unfamiliar territory when she appears in a film about disfigurement that features real disabled people.
Character study of a maid in a Mexican hotel.
The story of author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette's rise to fame.
A teenager is forced to choose between a charismatic young man he meets in a detention centre and his own sense of moral integrity.
Vittoria is growing up in a remote Sardinian village. One day she meets the wildly independent Angelica who is so very different to her own caring mother Tina. The young girl has no knowledge of the secret that connects these two women.
An LAPD detective whose undercover work ended in tragedy is faced to confront her past when the leader of the gang she was embedded in re-emerges.
Diamantino was once the greatest football player in Portugal. Now, in the middle of the worst crisis of his life, he decides to fill his void by adopting a refugee boy.
A dog groomer finds himself groomed to commit crime.
In the Donbass, a region of Eastern Ukraine, a hybrid war takes place, involving an open armed conflict alongside killings and robberies on a mass scale perpetrated by separatist gangs.
A pair of cops suspended for strong-arm tactics descend into the criminal underworld.
The economic vicious circle that traps refugees.
Two of Queen Anne's acolytes jockey for position.
A small town on the California coast is swathed in a mysterious fog containing the vengeful ghosts of shipwrecked sailors.
Documentary spanning six years in the life of Libya’s nascent women’s football scene.
When they fall in love, two girls from rival families must choose between being together and being safe.
The story of Gary Hart, whose presidential campaign was rocked by scandal.
A teenage trans girl dreams of becoming a ballerina.
After he takes a call from a woman in a desperate situation, an emergency operator feels unable to let go.
The sugar baby of a mob boss flirts with a stranger on the Turkish Riviera.
A pregnant woman tries to prove her lover's innocence.
Nothing but silence. Nothing but a revolutionary song. A story in five chapters like the five fingers of a hand.
Two stories about a cursed dress and its victims.
Documentary about the US tennis ace.
Jonathan is a young man with a strange condition that only his brother understands. But when he begins to yearn for a different life, their unique bond becomes increasingly tested.
Leonor wants to leave home, but she doesn’t dare to tell her mother. Estrella doesn’t want her to leave but is unable to keep her by her side either. Mother and daughter will have to face this new stage in life in which the world they share starts to fall apart.
When a kindergarten teacher discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent.
Paris, Summer 1979. Anne produces third-rate gay porn. After her editor and lover Lois leaves her, she tries to win her back by shooting her most ambitious film yet with her trusted, flaming sidekick Archibald... then one of her actors is brutally murdered.
Lays bare the legend of Lizzie Borden to reveal the much more complex, poignant and truly terrifying woman within — and her intimate bond with the family’s young Irish housemaid, Bridget Sullivan.
A young woman with mental health issues finds herself pushed to the limit by the demands of a theatre group.
Pacific Northwest. 1983. Outsiders Red Miller and Mandy Bloom lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their haven is savagely destroyed by a cult, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey filled with bloody vengeance.
A cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote.
A dancer faces trouble on the home front.
A spoiled boy has to cope with the arrival of a new baby sister - and much more.
Shy girl Miriam is waiting to celebrate her 15th birthday and she wants to invite her guy. So far they’ve only chatted online, and the anticipated blind date only complicates things.
Two students break into the national museum in Mexico City and escape with precious artefacts. A road movie.
A woman becomes increasingly convinced that she was kidnapped as a child.
A morgue worker is used to hearing the voices of the dead but when one day he decides to use the secrets they tell him for his own ends, he brings down a terrible curse upon his family.
A drama about the hopelessly intertwined world of publishing.
Based on the story of a man who escaped San Quentin at 70 and went on to commit a string of heists that captivated the public.
A couple who fall in love at first sight face problems when they try to conceive.
Historical drama about Robert The Bruce.
Detective thriller based on Martin Amis' Night Train.
A TV weatherman in an emotional crisis strikes up a platonic friendship with a married migrant worker.
Dramatisation of events surrounding hte 1819 Peterloo Massacre when a pro-democracy rally turn bloody as forces stormed the crowd.
Biopic of The Sunday Times war correspondent Marie Colvin while on assignment in Syria.
Considering the Russian president's time in power.
Could reports of tremors beneath the city of Oslo predict a catastrophic earthquake is imminent?
Drama about a dysfunctional family.
Chronicle of a middle-class family in the 1970s.
A young male sex worker searches for love and companionship.
The story of a great king and his people, who will be expelled from their homeland and will aspire to claim it.
Two assassins set out into the wilderness on the trail of a man with a secret.
Classic cross-dressing comedy as two unemployed musicians go on the run from gangsters in an all-girl band.
True story of the late years of the comedy double-act.
A storm in the middle of the ocean, a boat full of refugees that is about to sink and a woman all by herself...
A young wannabe milliner in Budapest meets a man connected to her past and begins to uncover family secrets.
The wild story of one day at a traditional American sports bar.
A nightmare brews in a dance company.
Documentary about Orson Welles unfinished film, The Other Side Of The Wind.
Archive, colourised footage tells the story of the First World War.
A woman's life begins to slip into a nightmare after a reunion with a childhood friend turns sour.
The life of an emotionally unstable cop begins to unravel when his mum dies.
A greedy boy seeks out hidden riches in the dungeon beneath an ancestral house guarded by a terrifying deity.
Dramatisation of the early life of Rudolf Nureyev and his defection to the West.
Women left in debt by their dead husbands' crimes conspire to pull off a heist.
A portrait of a family in crisis.
Mischievously self-assured Mára and somewhat eccentric Heduš set out into the frozen wastes in search of adventure – by car, naturally. After all, Mára's turning 15 soon.
A middle-aged woman declares war on the heavy industry in her small town, but everything changes when a Ukrainian orphan enters her life.
Documentary about the US public TV children's show host who had a lasting influence.
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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