Tag: Belgium

Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975) 7.8

Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975)

Jeanne Dielman, a lonely young widow, lives with her son Sylvain following an immutable order: while the boy is in school, she cares for their apartment, does chores, and receives clients in the afternoon....

Little Glory (2011) 6.1

Little Glory (2011)

Little Glory is a present-day emotional coming of age drama set partly in a small town in Michigan. Its somber and realistic plot centers around sibling relationships and custodial matters....

Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008) 5.2

Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008)

Astérix and Obélix compete at the Olympics in order to help their friend Lovesix marry Princess Irina. Brutus also tries to win the game with his own team and get rid of his father Julius Caesar.::Mario...

Summertime (2015) 6.7

Summertime (2015)

There was little chance, in the year 1971, that Carole, a Paris Spanish teacher and feminist militant, would ever meet Delphine, the daughter of a couple of Limousin farmers. But they did meet and not only did they come ...

Breaking Surface (2020) 6.1

Breaking Surface (2020)

The Swedish/Norwegian half sisters are doing their yearly winter diving in northern Norway. An accident occurs and a rock traps Tuva against the sea bottom 30 meters down. Ida's abilities to handle a crisis are tested ha...

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019) 6.5

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019)

It begins as an ordinary family outing on the beach. Then things turn dark as 17-year-old Lise, from a wealthy middle-class family, comes under investigation following the death of her best friend. As her parents (Chiara...

The Ax (2005) 7.4

The Ax (2005)

Bruno Davert, a chemist working for a paper company, is fired. After three years he's still unemployed, too much competition for the few job position he could fit in his sector. He sent tons of resumes, he attended many ...

The Brand New Testament (2015) 7.1

The Brand New Testament (2015)

God lives in human form as a cynical writer with his young opinionated daughter in present-day Brussels, Belgium. She concludes that her dad is doing a terrible job and decides to rewrite the world, descending to earth i...

From the East (1993) 7.3

From the East (1993)

A look at life in Eastern Europe after the collapse of the Soviet Union.::sienel...

Le lion (2020) 5.2

Le lion (2020)

A psychiatric hospital patient pretends to be crazy. In charge of caring for this patient, a caregiver will begin to doubt the mental state of his "protégé".::Mars Films...

Three Days and a Life (2019) 6.6

Three Days and a Life (2019)

Christmas 1999, in a peaceful little village in the Ardennes. The life of a young boy named Antoine will soon be devastated by three tragic events : the death of a dog, the vanishing of a child, and a big ravaging storm....

In the Shadow of Iris (2016) 6.1

In the Shadow of Iris (2016)

Iris, the statuesque dark-haired wife of the wealthy Parisian banker, Antoine Doriot, vanishes into thin air while the latter settles the bill at an elegant restaurant downtown. Furthermore, things will take a turn for t...

Diego Star (2013) 6.7

Diego Star (2013)

A serious accident occurs on board the Diego Star, a dilapidated Russian cargo ship. Traore, a mechanic from the Ivory Coast, is unfairly blamed for it. The ship is towed to the nearest shipyard for repairs. In the inter...

The Broken Circle Breakdown (2012) 7.8

The Broken Circle Breakdown (2012)

Elise and Didier fall in love at first sight. She has her own tattoo shop and he plays the banjo in a bluegrass band. They bond over their shared enthusiasm for American music and culture, and dive headfirst into a sweep...

Good Favour (2017) 6.4

Good Favour (2017)

Rebbeca Daly's subtle and brilliantly realized parable , a teenage stranger welcomed into a household in a devout Catholic village gradually reveals his motives and what seem to be magical powers...

Delete History (2020) 6.1

Delete History (2020)

Three social media victims declare war on the tech giants....

JCVD (2008) 7.1

JCVD (2008)

Between his tax problems and his legal battle with his wife for the custody of his daughter, these are hard times for the action movie star who finds that even Steven Seagal has pinched a role from him! In JCVD, Jean-Cla...

Small Country: An African Childhood (2020) 7.1

Small Country: An African Childhood (2020)

A touching childhood set during the conflict in Rwanda between ethnicities Hutu and Tutsi - adapted from the book of Gaël Faye....

In the Name of the Land (2019) 6.7

In the Name of the Land (2019)

Pierre is 25 when he returns from Wyoming to find Claire his fiancée and take over the family farm. Twenty years later, the farm expanded, so did the family. It's the time of happy days, at least at the beginning. The de...

Nobody’s Perfect! (2017) 5.3

Nobody’s Perfect! (2017)

A mechanic leaves his cheating wife to walk into the arms of a disappointed woman who owns a small town hotel.::Folkert Schram De Jong...

The City of Lost Children (1995) 7.5

The City of Lost Children (1995)

Set in a dystopian society, someone is kidnapping the children. Krank and his band of clones are using the children to harvest their dreams. Then they kidnap Denree, the brother of One, a fairground strongman. One sets o...

The Racer (2020) 6.1

The Racer (2020)

Summer 1998 - the opening stages of Le Tour de France are relocated to Ireland. Belgian rider Dom Chabol (late 30s) has been one of the best "Domestiques" (support riders) on the Tour for the last 20 years. It's a sacrif...

The Bellwether (2019) 7

The Bellwether (2019)

To the outside world Joanne is just a book-store owner, but the Conspiracy knows different. She's dangerous. She's a bellwether: a quiet leader who is well on her way to being her whole self. When they kidnap her to brea...

A Couch in New York (1996) 5.9

A Couch in New York (1996)

Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both ...

Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998) 7.5

Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998)

In a little village somewhere in Africa, a boy named Kirikou is born. But he's not a normal boy, because he knows what he wants very well. Also he already can speak and walk. His mother tells him how an evil sorceress ha...

No Home Movie (2015) 6.7

No Home Movie (2015)

Chantal Akerman films her mother, an old woman of Polish origin who is short lifetime, in her apartment in Brussels. For two hours, we will see them eating, chatting and sharing memories, sometimes accompanied by Sylvain...

Mothers’ Instinct (2018) 6.3

Mothers’ Instinct (2018)

When a sudden tragedy uproots the lives of two women and their families, they begin to question the relationships they once held so dear, in this psychological thriller from Olivier Masset-Depass...

Generation Baby Buster (2012) 6.9

Generation Baby Buster (2012)

Documentary feature following one woman's quest to uncover why her biological clock hasn't started ticking, before she runs out of time. Armed with insight from those that write and think about the current state of affai...

All Yours (2014) 6.5

All Yours (2014)

Lucas, a poor young Argentinean, does all he can to survive in Buenos Aires. On the internet, he meets Henry, a Belgian baker who suffers from loneliness and who dreams of saving him from prostitution. Lucas crosses the ...

The Treatment (2014) 7.2

The Treatment (2014)

Inspector Nick Cafmeyer seems to have it all - looks, brains and a successful career. But a dark cloud hangs over his life: since the age of nine, he has been haunted by the unsolved disappearance of his younger brother,...

Little Nicholas (2009) 7.1

Little Nicholas (2009)

Nicolas has a happy existence, parents who love him, a great group of friends with whom he has great fun, and all he wants is that nothing changes. However, one day, he overhears a conversation that leads him to believe ...

Zarafa (2012) 7

Zarafa (2012)

The plot of the film has a grandfather telling his grand kids the story of Maki, a young boy who escapes from slave traders, befriends a giraffe (the title character), cross the desert, meet a pirate, and a few other thi...

Mad Mom (2018) 4.8

Mad Mom (2018)

A mother takes revenge on her son's three bullies....

The Painting (2011) 7.4

The Painting (2011)

A château, flowering gardens, a threatening forest, here is what, for mysterious reasons, a Painter has left incomplete. Three kinds of characters live in this painting: the Toupins, who are entirely painted, the Pafinis...

All Creatures Big And Small (2015) 5.8

All Creatures Big And Small (2015)

It's the end of the world. A flood is coming. Luckily for Dave and his son Finny, a couple of clumsy Nestrians, an Ark has been built to save all animals. But as it turns out, Nestrians aren't allowed. Sneaking on board ...

Little Bird’s Big Adventure (2017) 5.8

Little Bird’s Big Adventure (2017)

Orphaned at birth and raised by storks, the teenage sparrow Richard believes he is one of them. But when the time comes to migrate to Africa, his stork family is forced to reveal his true identity and leave him behind in...

The Child (2005) 7.5

The Child (2005)

Young, unmarried couple Sonia and Bruno have just had a son, who Sonia names Jimmy. Bruno, who did not visit her while she was in the hospital, scoffs at the notion of what he considers traditional employment, instead ek...

Toto the Hero (1991) 7.6

Toto the Hero (1991)

Thomas and Alfred were born around the same time; a fire in the nursery had nurses scrambling to save the newborns. Because he felt that he deserved Alfred's good fortune at being born into a wealthy family, Thomas conce...

Flying Home (2014) 6.1

Flying Home (2014)

Colin, an ambitious young New York finance executive, needs to clinch a deal with a wealthy Dubai sheik, who has a weakness for pigeon racing. They make a bargain: the sheik will sign if Colin can get him a particular pi...

Erased (2012) 6.1

Erased (2012)

The expatriate and widower Ben Logan has moved from New York to Antwerp with his estranged teenage daughter Amy Logan to work for the technology corporation Halgate Group. When he breaks a sophisticated security code fro...