Foreign Films
 
 
 
Comedy
 

Force Majeure – A cinematic force to be reckoned with

Written and directed by: Ruben Östlund Starring: Johannes Kuhnke, Lisa Loven Kongsli, Clara Wettergren, Kristofer Hivju, Vincent Wettergren and Fanni Metelius Tomas (Kuhnke) takes his wife Ebba (Kongsli) and their daughter and ...
 
 
Drama
 

The Strange Color of Your Body’s Tears

Written and Directed by: Hélène Cattet, and Bruno Forzani Starring: Klaus Tange, Ursula Bedena,and Joe Koener Following the disappearance of his wife, a man finds himself on a dark and twisted trail of discovery through the lab...
 
 
Comedy
 

Mood Indigo – Possibly the most whimsically beautiful film I’ve ever seen

Written by: Michel Gondry and Luc Bossi (Screenplay) and Boris Vian (Novel) Directed by: Michel Gondry Starring: Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, Gad Elmaleh, and Omar Sy Michel Gondry has always made films that are imaginative, dr...
 

 
Documentary
 

Under Gottsunda – A crystal clear portrayal of the unseen, unheard youth in society

Directed by: Viktor Johansson Viktor Johansson is a Swedish author who turned his focus to Film making with the filming of his soon to be released (VOD) debut “Under Gottsunda”. The film is the offspring of his book...
 
 
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The Babadook – An artistic accomplishment in genuinely scary horror

Written and directed by: Jennifer Kent Starring: Noah Wiseman, Essie Davis, and Daniel Henshall Amelia (Davis) is a broken woman. She lost her husband in a tragic car accident on the way to the hospital to have her son, and she...
 
 
Drama
 

Moebius – A dark, depraved story… told without a word

Written and directed by: Ki-duk Kim Starring: Jae-hyeon Jo , Eun-woo Lee, and Young-ju Seo In recent years, a small group of directors have upped the ante when it comes the to explicit and subversive content that they use to te...
 

 
Comedy
 

Witching and Bitching – a devilishly funny horror film

Written by: Jorge Guerricaechevarría and Álex de la Iglesia Directed by: Álex de la Iglesia Starring: Hugo Silva, Mario Casas, Carolina Bang, and Carmen Maura Jose (Silva) and Tony (Casas) pull a jewelry heist with the aid of J...
 
 
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Autómata – “Humans are nothing more than violent apes”

Written by: Gabe Ibáñez, Igor Legarreta, and Javier Sánchez Donate Directed by: Gabe Ibáñez Starring: Antonio Banderas, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Dylan McDermott, and Robert Forster The human population on Earth has been decimat...
 
 
Drama
 

Borgman – “Biblical symbolism abounds in this unsettling descent into madness”

Written and directed by: Alex Van Warmerdam Starring: Jan Bijvoet, Hadewych Minis, Jeroen Perceval, and Sara Hjort Ditlevsen “Borgman” opens to three men going on a hunt together. Notably, one of the men is a priest...
 

 
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Throw Back Thursday review of “The Dreamers”

Written by: Gilbert Adair Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci Starring: Eva Green, Michael Pitt, and Louis Garrel Having now watched “The Dreamers” once in my twenties (as a cigarette smoking, wine drinking, intellectu...