Documentary: Unprecedented access into Baghdad’s police force reveals the extraordinary life of Major Aziz Nasser, trouble-shooter for Baghdad’s Chief of Police. Decades of bloodshed have left the region’s infrastructure in ruins, and the Baghdad police force struggles to hold the city together. In the midst of it all is Major Aziz Nasser, an idealist who’s trying to restore their battered reputation amidst the violent turmoil of social collapse.
Horror: A series of bizarre murders, at each crime scene, police find a sketch showing the location of the next gruesome murder. Winner of Best Horror Film at Oxford International Shorts Film Fest, Best Thriller at Women in Horror Film Fest, Best Short at Genre Blast Film Festival, and Best Director at Anatomy Crime&Horror International Film Fest.
Comedy, Drama: En pandemi rammer verden, og en ensom kvinde tvinges i karantæne. Findes der noget, som hjælper mod kedsomheden, og i så fald hvad? Følg hendes kamp mod den uundgåelige galskab. Kun dig og hende - intet filter.
Drama: Teenage twins Marcie and Mikey are inseparable, though she's unaware that Mikey's been sneaking out to meet girls. On the day of Marcie's important race Mikey is hit by a car, and killed. The next morning Marcie wakes to find the house in mourning, and the family begins ‘Nine Night’, a Caribbean ceremony to help the dead and the living to cut ties. Marcie's dismissive, maintaining her brother is still alive, reminding them when Mikey cut his leg, she ‘felt pain in the same leg!’ As Mikey's secret life emerges, Marcie, consumed with jealously, searches for him, seeking answers. She starts to hear his whisper when half asleep, feels his presence close by. Then one night she sees him in the flesh. Very much alive! Though confused as to where he’s been, Michael resolves to return home. But as the Nine Nights count down, Marcie grows fed up of waiting and unearths a shocking secret linked to her family. Now Marcie must decide whether she's willing pay the ultimate price to be with her brother, so triggering a tug of war, which pits brother against sister, and threatens to tear the Haines family apart.
Horror: When a misstep after a workplace shooting puts alcoholic Marcy on leave, she heads out to see her sister in California. Halfway there, she stops for a couple of days at the Bright Hill Road Boarding House. The walls close in on the deeply troubled Marcy, as she loses touch with reality and comes face to face with the misdeeds of her sordid past.
Documentary: UFO sightings have been a regular world-wide phenomenon for decades now since post WW2. Experts in the field of researching UFOs have noticed a connection with UFO sightings around volcanic hot spots across Latin America. Join Stephen Bassett and Jaime Maussan as they discuss a history of sightings around volcanoes.
Comedy, Romance: It is a love story between a young man who believes and preaches his philosophy of staying single in his college days, and a young woman who takes his ideology to next level after the man leaves the college. What happened when he realizes that his philosophy is wrong over a period of time with his real life experiences and decides to get married and meets the same woman who has idolized his over the years in the same college and who followed his philosophy to the next level forms the crux of the story.
Documentary: Professional snowboarder Jeremy Jones has an intimate relationship with the outdoors. Motivated to protect the places he loves, he sets out to find common ground with fellow outdoor people across diverse political backgrounds.
Animated, Fantasy: A young girl with magical powers goes in search of the truth when the magic academy she attends is revealed to be harbouring some dark secrets.
Horror: In the year 2050, Dr. Ada Gray and her fellow astronauts aboard The Udo fight for survival after an accident leaves them stranded in deep space.
Thriller: A propulsive and thought provoking ‘ultra-indie’ action thriller that dares to explore the frightening possibilities of what if? It’s 2003 and international weapons inspector Ted Keller (Matthew Gilliam) is working in Iraq at the outset of the U.S. invasion. Investigating an uncovered weapons cache he discovers a biological agent of suspicious origin, which he soon realizes has put his life in jeopardy. Hitting the ground running, his perilous trajectory collides with that of beautiful Congressional aid Ileana Popescu (Lavinia Postolache), who finds herself surrounded by dangers of her own. Joining together, they are forced to question everything, while fighting to stay one step ahead of those who want them silenced. A story that may be seen as prescient and never more timely than today! An ambitious debut from writer / director William Norton, redefining what can be accomplished with unlimited resourcefulness rather than unlimited resources.
Comedy: A washed-up voice director succumbs to the pitfalls of being a small-time celebrity at an anime convention.
Action, Comedy, Romance: Khaali Peeli is a story of Vijay & Pooja who are childhood sweethearts, separated by circumstances when they were kids. Vijay is a fearless taxi driver and he will go all the way to get what he wants. Pooja is a bag full of surprises, looks innocent but certainly isn't. One fine day she escapes stealing a bag full of money & bumps into Vijay. He agrees to entertain her but for a hefty sum. This leads to a series of thrilling events with mobs chasing Pooja, cops chasing the mobs and how far Vijay goes to save Pooja's life.
Documentary: Mayor is a real-life political saga following Musa Hadid, the Christian mayor of Ramallah, during his second term in office. Surrounded on all sides by Israeli settlements and soldiers, most people in Ramallah will never have the chance to travel more than a few miles outside their home, which is why Mayor Hadid is determined to make the city a beautiful and dignified place to live. His immediate goals: repave the sidewalks, attract more tourism, and plan the city's Christmas celebrations. His ultimate mission: to end the occupation of Palestine. Rich with detailed observation and a surprising amount of humor, Mayor offers a portrait of dignity amidst the madness and absurdity of endless occupation while posing a question: how do you run a city when you don't have a country?
Comedy: Dr. Raymond Walenski and his family are no exception. Raymond is the picture- perfect husband and father until one night when everything changes. Victoria, the “Goddess of the Underworld”, bites Raymond and turns him into a vampire. Victoria recruits Raymond to be the therapist for creatures of the netherworld because monsters have feelings too and they desperately need his help! Raymond struggles with his beastly nature as he treats bulimic zombies, obsessive-compulsive warlocks and manic werewolves with their emotional issues.Meanwhile, Raymond’s devoted wife tries to keep their teenage daughter, neighbors and friends from finding out Raymond’s secret.
Documentary: The Last Blockbuster is a fun, nostalgic look back at the era of video rentals and the story of how one small town video store managed to outlast a corporate giant. Featuring interviews with comedians and celebrities with ties to Blockbuster: Adam Brody (The O.C., Jennifer’s Body), Ione Skye (Say Anything, River’s Edge), Doug Benson (Getting Doug with High, The Lego Batman Movie), Paul Scheer (The League, Veep) and director Kevin Smith (Clerks, Jay and Silent Bob), with narration by Lauren Lapkus (The Wrong Missy, Orange Is The New Black). Filmmakers Taylor Morden & Zeke Kamm follow the manager of the world’s sole remaining Blockbuster in Bend, OR, Sandi Harding, as she reflects on the store's vibrant past and navigates the difficult task of keeping a video rental store open in the era of streaming. Taking us through the history and subsequent rise and fall of the franchise, the documentary reveals the real reason why Blockbuster went out of business (hint - it wasn’t Netflix), while celebrating the unique and defining culture it created in the ‘90s, honoring a simpler times and the sense of community that could once be found in Blockbuster locations across the world.
Action, Thriller: When the police kick open the doors of the elite underground fight club, Knuckledust, they find seven levels of hell, filled with the dead bodies of countless fighters, assassins and goons. Only one man, beaten up to a pulp, is still breathing: Hard Eight. A government official must figure out if Hard Eight is the lone survivor...or a multiple murderer.
Sci-Fi: A robotics company teams up with a corrupt CIA agent undergoing an illegal, unsanctioned military operation. Dropping four prototype robots into a suspected drug manufacturing camp in the Golden triangle that no one will miss. Six doctors on a good cause witness the brutal slaughter of an innocent village and are forced into a deadly game of cat and mouse as they become the new targets.
Documentary, Music: From average Joe by day to guitar hero by night, Guitar Man tells the incredible rise of legendary bluesman Joe Bonamassa, whose hard work and determination have made him one of today’s top-selling Blues artists. With more #1 Blues albums than anyone else in history, Bonamassa pulls back the curtain on his extraordinary career, allowing us to see his remarkable musical achievements and pioneering style. Featuring behind-the-scenes interviews and live concert footage showcasing some of the biggest names in music, kick back and enjoy the exhilarating soundtrack of his phenomenal life.
Crime, Drama: Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of The Godfather: Part III, director/screenwriter Francis Ford Coppola brings a definitive new edit and restoration of the final film in his epic Godfather trilogy—Mario Puzo’s The Godfather, Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone. Michael Corleone (Al Pacino), now in his 60s, seeks to free his family from crime and find a suitable successor to his empire. That successor could be fiery Vincent (Andy Garcia)... but he may also be the spark that turns Michael's hope of business legitimacy into an inferno of mob violence. The film’s meticulously restored picture and sound, under the supervision of American Zoetrope and Paramount Pictures, includes a new beginning and ending, as well as changes to scenes, shots, and music cues. The resulting project reflects author Mario Puzo and Coppola’s original intentions of The Godfather: Part III, and delivers, in the words of Coppola, “a more appropriate conclusion to The Godfather and The Godfather: Part II.”’
Documentary: Throughout history, ape-like humanoids have appeared in myths and legends of cultures from around the world. The best known wildmen that people still say they see roaming the wilds of North America are known as Sasquatch or Bigfoot. Discover the history of relic hominids (The Russian Almasty, the Chinese The Yeren, the Himalaya's The Yeti and more) from around the world.
Comedy: School captain Ellie is seriously crushing on her rebellious classmate Abbie. Determined to ask her first love to the year 12 formal, Ellie devises a plan to go public with the invitation but before she can go through with it, her dead aunt Tara reappears from beyond the grave. Believing she's been brought back from the dead to be Ellie's fairy godmother, Tara dishes out unwanted dating advice based on her life as an out lesbian in the '80s.
Documentary: On a quest to find beauty in all complexions, actress Beverly Naya travels to her home country of Nigeria and explores colorism's impact on society.
Documentary: In 1953, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay summited Mt Everest – the first to do so. That same year, back in Hillary’s home land of New Zealand, the jetboat was invented. With this new invention, Hillary, conqueror of the Himalaya’s greatest mountain, strove to also become the first to climb the Himalaya’s greatest river, the Ganges. Braving boiling rapids and snowy heights, Hillary's perilous 2500km journey from Ocean to Sky was regarded as a pilgrimage by the people of India, who lined the river in their thousands to glimpse his ‘miraculous’ boats. But while battling the elements, Hillary was also battling depression following the tragic death of his wife and youngest daughter. Buckle in for a wild ride - a story of loss and healing, of laughter and deep friendships, and above all, heart stopping adventure.