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Portrait of the ACT UP activist group, a direct action collective aiming to impact the lives of people with AIDS.
A documentary exploring the life and work of Arthur Miller.
Narumi and her husband Shinji are going through a rocky patch when Shinji suddenly vanishes, returning several days later, utterly transformed. At the same time, a family is brutally murdered, and the town beset by strange phenomena. Journalist Sakurai begins to investigate the mystery…
A documentary exploring the pre-fame years of the celebrated American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, and how New York City shaped his vision.
First love blooms over a long, hot summer for a teenager in Italy.
A film that reflects on the discomfiting significance of cannibalistic desire in human history and culture through the prism of one Japanese man, Issei Sagawa, and his unsettling relationship with his brother.
A documentary about the sky above the Andes and the Atacama Desert in northern Chile, and those who live under it.
Road movie about the friendship of a wounded young man in the western frontiers, who hooks up with a Native American.
The director and photgrapher travel through France as their friendship blossoms.
Documentary about the working relationship between actor Leon Vitali and Stanley Kubrick.
Story of a singer who finds herself in desperate circumstances after her son has an accident.
The story of a precocious six-year-old and her rag-tag group of close friends whose carefree lives contrast with those of their struggling parents.
A filmmaker's life is sent into a tailspin by the return of a former lover just as he is about to embark on the shoot of a new film.
Documentary about primatologist Jane Goodall.
A documentary portrait of the filmmaker's aunt.
A Vietnam veteran goes to collect the body of his son, who has been killed in war in Iraq.
Teenage traumas in Sacramento, Cal, for 17-year-old Lady Bird who has love issues, sex issues, mom issues, when what she wants most is to be out of there, anywhere, especially New York because it's a long way away and packed with artistic promise.
Isabelle, single mum, divorced artist with one child, is looking for love. True love at last.
Comedy drama about a family who gather in New York to celebrate the work of their dad.
After a teacher is struck by lightning, she discovers a powerful and dangerous alter ego.
Two families clash when Mississippi youths return from the Second World War with new perspectives on race relations.
A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery.
A couple run into trouble after they are stranded by a storm.
A middle-aged restaurateur befriends a young refugee.
A beautiful young woman exploits her sexuality to enjoy freedom and power in 1880s London.
A documentary about the rape of a black Alabama woman by six white men in 1944, and its consequences.
A young cowboy tries to carve out a new identity.
Faced with the destruction of everything he loves, a father offers himself to God as a sacrifice in its stead.
An elderly woman is convinced she knows what lies behind a spate of mysterious crimes... but nobody will believe her.
An art exhibit invites passers by to altruism, but things don't go as planned for its curator.
Documentary about bodybuilders.
Strange things happen to a religious young woman when she starts to fall in love.
Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Both set out on quests.
On Coney Island in the 1950s, a lifeguard tells the story of a middle-aged carousel operator and his beleaguered wife.
A group of German construction workers on a job in Bulgaria begin to compete for the approval of the locals.
A 17th century army officer in Ascuncion, awaits transfer to Buenos Aires.
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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