Films

A Man Named Pearl A Man Named Pearl

A bigoted remark dissuades Pearl Fryar from moving into a white neighborhood. Told “Black people don’t keep up their yards,” Pearl creates an …

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Earthwork Earthwork

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Earthwork is the story of real-life crop artist Stan Herd. In 1994, Stan traveled from Kansas to New York City …

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Enzo Avitabile Music Life Enzo Avitabile Music Life

Enzo Avitabile, renowned Neapolitan saxophonist and singer/songwriter, is here filmed by Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme, a longtime admirer of Avitabile’s music. This work …

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Force of Nature: The David Suzuki Movie Force of Nature: The David Suzuki Movie

In Canada, David Suzuki is pretty much an icon: a household name synonymous with nature and science, best known as the host of …

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Gavagai Gavagai

“An astonishment, realized with a technique and a touch that are unique in the current cinema…An extraordinary and memorable film”—Richard Brody, The New

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Girls Rock! Girls Rock!

At Rock ‘n’ Roll Camp, girls ranging in age from eight to 18 are taught that it’s OK to sweat like a pig, …

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Heading South Heading South

Director Laurent Cantet follows up his critically acclaimed “Time Out”, set during an austere wintertime in France and Switzerland, with Heading South, set …

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Hukkle Hukkle

An old man has hiccups sitting on a bench, a drunken youth snores on the carriage, a kind old lady picks lilies of …

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Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust

IMAGINARY WITNESS: HOLLYWOOD AND THE HOLOCAUST tells a provocative and mostly unknown story of the 60-year relationship between Hollywood and the atrocities of …

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Lives Well Lived Lives Well Lived

Lives Well Lived celebrates the incredible wit and wisdom of people aged 75 to 100. Encompassing over 3000 years of experience, forty people …

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Pelican Dreams Pelican Dreams

In a story of friendship, survival and the spirit of flight, filmmaker Judy Irving (THE WILD PARROTS OF TELEGRAPH HILL, an Indie smash …

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Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus

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“An amazing piece of work. The film essentially follows one man, Jim White, as he deals with both …

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Silent Souls Silent Souls

When Miron’s beloved wife Tanya passes away, he asks his best friend Aist to help him say goodbye to her according to the …

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Sita Sings the Blues Sita Sings the Blues

Sita is a goddess separated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama.  Nina is an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps …

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Skills Like This Skills Like This

25-year-old Max Solomon would like to be a writer, but has to admit he’s just not going to make it with his pen …

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The Beauty Academy of Kabul The Beauty Academy of Kabul

What happens when a group of hairdressers from America travel to Kabul with the intention of telling Afghan women how to do hair …

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The Girl and Death The Girl and Death

From acclaimed director Jos Stelling (THE POINTSMAN, THE ILLUSIONIST, THE FLYING DUTCHMAN) comes THE GIRL AND DEATH, Winner of Best Picture at the …

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The Kids Grow Up The Kids Grow Up

Documentary filmmaker Doug Block (51 Birch Street) has captured much of his daughter Lucy’s life – and their relationship – on camera. Now …

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The Silence Before Bach The Silence Before Bach

The long-awaited new film from former Bunuel producer and visionary director Pere Portabella, one of the world’s most distinctive and original film voices, …

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The Situation The Situation

Shadow Distribution is proud to present the US theatrical release of THE SITUATION, a film by Philip Haas, starring Connie Nielsen (GLADIATOR, BROTHERS), …

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The Weather Underground The Weather Underground

In October 1969 hundreds of young people, clad in football helmets and wielding lead pipes, marched through an upscale Chicago shopping district, pummeling

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The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill

The true story of a Bohemian St. Francis and his remarkable relationship with a flock of wild red-and-green parrots. Mark Bittner, a dharma …

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The Yes Men Fix the World The Yes Men Fix the World

The Yes Men are anti-corporate pranksters who create phony Web sites to get themselves invited to high-level corporate conferences and media events – …

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True Wolf True Wolf

True Wolf is the story of a wolf called Koani. Koani, with the help of her human companions, became an ambassador for her …

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Under Our Skin Under Our Skin

A dramatic tale of microbes, medicine and money, UNDER OUR SKIN plays like a taut thriller—but it is our own lives that may …

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Warsaw Bridge (Pont De Varsovia) Warsaw Bridge (Pont De Varsovia)

For the first time, the groundbreaking ’80s masterpiece by Pere Portabella, the Spanish master, Bunuel associate and director of THE SILENCE BEFORE BACH, …

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Whiz Kids Whiz Kids

At a time when American teens lag far behind other countries in math and science, WHIZ KIDS is a coming-of-age documentary that tells …

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Yang Ban Xi Yang Ban Xi

History changes all the time. What is good today can be considered bad tomorrow. During the ten years of Cultural Revolution, traditional opera …

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Youssou Ndour: I Bring What I Love Youssou Ndour: I Bring What I Love

Youssou Ndour: I Bring What I Love is a music-infused cinematic journey about the power of one man’s voice to inspire change. One …

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