foreign films

Scene from "1982"
Jean-Paul ChailletDecember 3, 2019

Lebanon, June 1982. It is the end of the year for 11-year-old Wissam at his private boarding school on the outskirts of Beirut. Time for final...

Carice van Houten and Marwan Kenzari in "Instinct" (2019)
Greet RamaekersDecember 3, 2019

For decades it’s been rumored that women desire bad boys and whether true or not, this well-known trope has been the basis for countless popular...

Sjur Vatne Brean in "Out Stealing Horses" (2019)
Tina Jøhnk ChristensenDecember 2, 2019

"We decide for ourselves what will hurt," a father says to 15-year-old Trond as he is injured while working in the Norwegian wilderness in the...

Marisha Triantafyllidou in "Her Job" (2018)
Ersi DanouDecember 2, 2019

It is strange how the decade-long economic crisis in Greece has given rise to an unlikely beneficiary: women. Nikos Labôt’s feature Her Job...

Adrian Paul, Vilen Babichev, and Hafedh Dakhlaoui in "Wild League" (2019)
Serge RakhlinDecember 1, 2019

Wild League (Дикая лига) is a Russian sports drama based on real events in Russia at the beginning of the 20th century which led to the birth of...

Florin Piersic Jr. in "Moon Hotel Kabul" (2018)
Silvia BizioDecember 1, 2019

Winner of the best director award for Anca Damian at the 2018 Warsaw International Film Festival, the Romanian film Moon Hotel Kabul is a drama...

Lauren 'Lolo' Spencer and Chris Galust in "Give Me Liberty" (2019)
Erkki KantoNovember 30, 2019

Medical transport driver Vic is late, but it’s not his fault. Roads are closed for a protest, and no one else can shuttle his Russian grandfather...

Chiara Mastroianni, Camille Cottin, and Vincent Lacoste in "On a Magical Night" (2019)
Jean-Paul ChailletNovember 29, 2019

After ending a fling with a student half her age, Maria, a 40-something law professor (an effervescent Chiara Mastroianni) suddenly confesses a...

Károly Hajduk and Abigél Szőke in "Those Who Remained" (2019)
Tina Jøhnk ChristensenNovember 28, 2019

“Being scared alone does not make you a whore,” says Aldó to Klára, when she is reprimanded by her aunt Ogi for hugging him. “I’m scared too.”In...

Kasiel Noah Asher and Martina Apostolova in "Irina" (2018)
Paz MataNovember 27, 2019

A pickaxe digs into the rock - that’s the first sound we hear while the screen is still dark. Then, a woman washes dishes in a restaurant. Fatigue...