Eye For Film >> Films Out Now: USA
Welcome to the films out now in the United States.
19 April 2019
A musical about six strangers who get stuck on a New York City subway together and change each others lives in unexpected ways.
A look at the intersection of religion and activism, tracing the rise of The Satanic Temple: only six years old and already one of the most controversial religious movements in American history. The Temple is calling for a Satanic revolution to save the nation’s soul. But are they for real?
Tracing fans of instant polaroids who are working to keep the medium alive.
When a teenager embarks on a relationship with the woman she's been cyber-stalking, she doesn't realise that woman is her absent father's sugar baby.
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 man becomes obsessed with the strange circumstances of a billionaire mogul's murder and the kidnapping of a girl.
The line between fantasy and reality begins to blur for a woman in 15th Century Austria.
12 April 2019
A documentary about two men with very different backgrounds united through music.
In a courtroom in Queens, women facing prostitution charges may earn a chance at redemption thanks to an experimental programme. Documentary.
08 April 2019
A girl with a sick mum tries to fix a hidden amusement park.
05 April 2019
When a family discover an old Native burial ground near their new home, sinister things begin to happen.
Concert film about the recording of Aretha Franklin's Amazing Grace album.
On the Western frontier of the United States of America in the late 1800s, a plains-woman is driven mad by the harshness and isolation of the untamed land.
01 April 2019
A profile of the people responsible for supplying performance-enhancing drugs to the Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez and other players.
29 March 2019
A woman wakes in an interrogation room in a future Britain.
22 March 2019
A young wannabe milliner in Budapest meets a man connected to her past and begins to uncover family secrets.
15 March 2019
Gang wars in Kingston in the Seventies are imported into Hackney in the Eighties affecting the life of a Jamaican boy who seeks vengeance for the murder of his brother
08 March 2019
Young Afghan women fight for the right to ride bicycles.
01 March 2019
A young woman befriends a lonely widow whose motives aren't all they seem.
A man and woman are struggling to adjust to life with their new baby. But their situation begins to unravel when they suspect a menacing stranger could be lurking, watching, even entering their home.
A teenager forms an unlikely friendship with a detective. Together they investigate her mother's murder and uncover the supernatural force that threatens her family.
The mysterious Jay leaves England and heads for Karachi, where he rents a car and buys some weapons. He plans to kidnap young Muslim woman Samira but she chooses to go with him willingly to escape an unwanted arranged marriage.
27 February 2019
A superhero gets caught up in a galactic war.
14 February 2019
Saraya is part of a tight-knit Norwich family who scrape a living on the local wrestling scene. Her dream is to become a bright new WWE star. When opportunity knocks, does she have what it takes to make the grade?
12 February 2019
A motorcycle club led by Bosnian War veterans finds redemption helping their struggling small town heal and defending the threatened herd of wild horses they first met on the front line.
08 February 2019
Love, faith, and civil rights collide in the south as evangelical Christians and drag queens step into the spotlight to explore the meaning of belief.
Trying to come to terms with the death of his wife, a Hasidic cantor seeks answers on how her body will decay.
01 February 2019
A woman in a besieged medieval Jewish community looks for a solution in forbidden magic.
Hasan, a blacklisted filmmaker, starts to sulk when he isn't bumped off by a serial killer.
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.
29 January 2019
A documentary asserting that the CIA manipulated musicians and activists to promote drugs for social control, particularly regarding the Civil Rights and anti-war movements, and that some musicians that resisted these manipulations were killed.
18 January 2019
A former top national security advisor, haunted by having signed off on a controversial military action that cost thousands of innocent lives, sets out to tell the truth
Anna is stuck: she’s approaching 30, living in her mother’s shed, and spending her time making movies with her thumbs. Her mom wants her to move out; she just wants to be left alone.
16 January 2019
When Chiquita is sent to prison for debt, her introverted girlfriend Chela is left to her own devices. Chela offers rich women a taxi service in her old car. As she explores the outside world she also starts to focus on her own desires.
11 January 2019
A teenager's life changes forever after his prediction about the death of his best friend comes true.
A man and his sons spend years in exile, working as cowboys in the American West, before returning to Indonesia bent on revenge.
Rejected by the main campus fraternities, three young men accept a beautiful woman's invitation to undergo a hazing experience at a remote woodland mansion, only to find that their lives are on the line.
04 January 2019
A documentary about a teenager who acts as a carer for every member of her family.
28 December 2018
A man with an unusual talent tries to get back to the woman he once lived with, who has no idea what he is.
21 December 2018
Adaptation of the classic novel about prisoners in a French penal colony.
14 December 2018
Two brothers are blackmailed into driving through a post-Apocalyptic wasteland in order to pick up a mysterious package.
Could reports of tremors beneath the city of Oslo predict a catastrophic earthquake is imminent?
11 December 2018
True story of the late years of the comedy double-act.
07 December 2018
A young man who returns home is welcomed by his mother, little realising trouble is coming through the door with him.
A petty con artist infiltrates the life of an old flame after discovering that she's working at a school patronised by the wealthy.
04 December 2018
A closeted gay man spends Christmas with his strict Christian family.
30 November 2018
When Blitzen announces his retirement on December 21st, a miniature horse has 3 days to fulfil his lifelong dream of earning a spot on Santa's team at the North Pole try-outs.
After finally giving up on his vinyl record business, a middle aged man tries to make ends meet by working for a ride share company.
A pregnant woman tries to prove her lover's innocence.
A documentary exploring live streaming, fame and fandom in China.
Deconstructing oppressions Eva Husson on Girls Of The Sun and Martha Gellhorn
Handcrafting from scratch Cindy Hulej on Jim Jarmusch and Carmine Street Guitars
Reinventing herself Mia Hansen-Løve on Bergman Island, ghosts and Maya
Free children's show at EIFF Soundmoves: Music Movies marks collaboration with Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Cannes Un Certain Regard delivers diversity Women directors to the fore in selection
Karlovy Vary to honour Smutný and Chahine Festival will also commemorate Velvet Revolution
Malick, Almodóvar and Loach head for Cannes Women to the fore in official selection
We still have reviews coming in from the Viva! Spanish and Latin American Film Festival, New Directors/New Films, BFI Flare, the New York Rendez-Vous With French Cinema, the Glasgow Short Film Festival and SXSW.
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