Tag: France

The Phantom of Liberty (1974) 7.9

The Phantom of Liberty (1974)

As unusual, eccentric, and bizarre vignettes of mundane and seemingly innocuous conventions of our social and private lives success one another, somehow, Napoléon Bonaparte's troops, earthly monks, dangerous snipers, and...

La pirate (1984) 5.5

La pirate (1984)

Shortly after returning home one evening with her husband, Alma is visited by her one-time lesbian lover Carole. In the ensuing emotional torrent, Alma allows herself to be abducted by Carole and taken to a hotel, pursue...

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982) 5.9

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982)

Rahatlocum is a North African Roman colony where Julius Caesar came to spend an expensive holiday. The revolt rumbles among the small people who find a leader in the person of Ben-Hur Marcel....

Camille (2019) 6.6

Camille (2019)

The story of Camille Lepage, a French photojournalist who was killed at age 26 in the Central African Republic....

Laloux sauvage (2010) 6.8

Laloux sauvage (2010)

René Laloux talks about his various films and his friendship with Roland Topor.::Woodyanders...

Enormous (2019) 6

Enormous (2019)

A world traveling pianist and her husband have decided not to have a baby, but then he sees a surprise childbirth on a flight and tampers with her pill.::Lawrence Chadbourne...

Adolescents (2019) 7.4

Adolescents (2019)

Born in a small, provincial French town, Anaïs and Emma have been best friends since childhood. It's a friendship that's blind to differences in social backgrounds and character. Given incredible access, Sébastien Lifshi...

Heroes Don’t Die (2019) 5.5

Heroes Don’t Die (2019)

Joachim is approached by a man believing him to be a Bosnian soldier who died on the day Joachim was born. Suspicious that he is the reincarnation of the soldier, Joachim travels to Sarajevo with his friends Alice and Vi...

Working Girls (2020) 6

Working Girls (2020)

Everyday, three sex workers cross the border from France into Belgium to practice their trade. At the end of one particularly hot summer, all three share a secret that will bind them together forever....

Just Kids (2019) 5.4

Just Kids (2019)

Jack 19, Lisa 17, and Mathis 10, become suddenly orphans. Each of them reacts in his own way to the family catastrophe....

Hunted (2020) 5.8

Hunted (2020)

Eve meets what she thinks is a charming guy in a bar. Yet things go terribly wrong once she realizes she has come across a psychopath and his accomplice. They engage in a death chase until she decides to fight back with ...

Amazon (1990) 5.5

Amazon (1990)

Widowed and broke Finnish businessman Kari takes his two teenage daughters with him to Brazil. A bush pilot introduces him to the idea of gold mining in the jungle, but a beautiful and educated local woman warns him abou...

The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (2015) 5.5

The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (2015)

A secretary steals her boss' car to go joyriding. She visits a seaside town she swears she's never been to, but everyone knows her name. And when a body turns up in the trunk of the car, she is the lead suspect in a murd...

Landscape in the Mist (1988) 8

Landscape in the Mist (1988)

Road movie about two children (Voula and Alexandre) searching for their father who is supposed to live in Germany. Their obsession for this father figure will take them to the boundaries between childhood and adolescence...

Mama Weed (2020) 6

Mama Weed (2020)

Based on the novel by Hannelore Cayre, the story centers around Patience Portefeux, an underpaid, overworked French-Arabic translator in charge of phone surveillance for a narcotics police unit. When she realizes she kno...

The Doom Generation (1995) 6.2

The Doom Generation (1995)

Jordan White and Amy Blue, two troubled teens, pick up an adolescent drifter, Xavier Red. Together, the threesome embark on a sex-and-violence-filled journey through an America of psychos and quickie marts.::Anonymous...

Much Loved (2015) 6.2

Much Loved (2015)

Marrakech today, Noha, Randa, Soukaina, Hlima and others live a life of love for sale. They're whores, objects of desire. Full of joy and a sense of complicity, dignified and free in their kingdom of women, they overcome...

The Wonders of Aladdin (1961) 5.5

The Wonders of Aladdin (1961)

A poor young man finds a magic lamp that possesses a genie, who will grant the boy three wishes if he sets him free from the lamp.::Anonymous...

Night Shift (2020) 5.1

Night Shift (2020)

Three officers are tasked with escorting an illegal immigrant to Charles de Gaulle airport, where he will be forced onto a plane and sent back to his homeland. But when they find out about the truth they have to do a dif...

Be Kind Rewind (2008) 6.4

Be Kind Rewind (2008)

In Passaic, NJ, Elroy Fletcher runs a video store in a condemned building he claims was the birthplace of Fats Waller. Fletcher goes on a Waller centennial trip, leaving his foster son Mike in charge of the store. Mike's...

Lektionen in Finsternis (1992) 8

Lektionen in Finsternis (1992)

This film shows the disaster of the Kuwaitian oil fields in flames, with few interviews and no explanatory narration. Hell itself is presented in such beautiful sights and music that one has to be fascinated by it.::Oliv...

Ao: The Last Hunter (2010) 6.4

Ao: The Last Hunter (2010)

When his clan, including his wife and baby girl Néa, are massacred, Ao, a desperate Neanderthal, decides to leave the North country where he has been living for the South where he was born. His aim is to join his twin br...

All Is Forgiven (2007) 6.6

All Is Forgiven (2007)

A father and daughter are reunited some 11 years after the father's drug addiction tore the family apart.::Anonymous...

That Night (1992) 6.7

That Night (1992)

Alice, a ten-year-old girl, looks up to her 17-year-old, wild neighbor across the street. She leads a three-person cheering section as the teenager, named Sheryl, falls in love and has forbidden liaisons with a young man...

Rocker (2012) 6.4

Rocker (2012)

Victor is a rocker well into his forties, who lives with his son, Alin, in an unsanitary apartment from a notorious neighbourhood from Oradea. Despite Alin's drug addiction, his father would do anything for him, even hel...

Two Is a Family (2016) 7.4

Two Is a Family (2016)

Samuel parties hard in the Marseille area of France and is awoken one morning by a woman carrying a baby she claims is his. She drives off leaving him with a wailing infant; he gives chase to London where he finds work a...

Band of Outsiders (1964) 7.7

Band of Outsiders (1964)

A triangle: Franz, Arthur, and Odile. Franz, a young man with Alain Delon good looks, has met Odile in an English class. She lives in Joinville with wealthy benefactors and has mentioned to Franz that Mr. Stolz keeps a p...

Red Wood Pigeon (1989) 7.2

Red Wood Pigeon (1989)

Because of an accident, Michele (a leader of P.C.I. and a water-polo player) loses his memory. During one water-polo match, strange guys torment him; they want him to remember his past. As the match is about to finish, h...

Line of Demarcation (1966) 6.9

Line of Demarcation (1966)

1941. A little town in the Jura is cut in half by a river that forms the border between Nazi-occupied France and the free zone.::Anonymous...

Tony Parker: The Final Shot (2021) 6.9
Dark Inclusion (2016) 6.5

Dark Inclusion (2016)

A revenge thriller in which, following his estranged father's death, a man vows vengeance against his relatives who had abandoned him and returns to the family diamond business with an elaborate robbery in mind.::lament...

The Class (2008) 7.5

The Class (2008)

Teacher François Marin and his colleagues are preparing for another school year teaching at a racially mixed inner city high school in Paris. The teachers talk to each other about their prospective students, both the goo...

House of Time (2015) 5.6

House of Time (2015)

Robert d'Eglantine invites five of his friends to spend a week-end in his castle, lost in the woods. He explains to them that he studied secret documents on nazi scientific research during World War II. These researches ...

Blackbird Descending (1977) -
Night and Fog (1956) 8.6

Night and Fog (1956)

One of the most vivid depictions of the horrors of Nazi Concentration Camps. Filmed in 1955 at several concentration camps in Poland, the film combines new color and black and white footage with black and white newsreels...

Singing the Blues in Red (1986) 6.3

Singing the Blues in Red (1986)

Persona Non Grata in his homeland, protest singer Klaus Drittemann must leave East Berlin, his wife and child and emigrate to West Berlin, where the representatives of an American record company are eagerly waiting for h...

Aladdin 2 (2018) 3.4

Aladdin 2 (2018)

The suite of the New Adventures of Aladin.::Hugo Van Herpe...

Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010) 6.9

Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)

Lucien Ginsburg, a rebellious French Jewish boy with a grotesque imagination, hates playing the piano like his father, a bar professional, and manages to be admitted to Montmartre Academy as a painter, where he befriends...

Fat Girl (2001) 6.5

Fat Girl (2001)

A Ma Soeur! is a provocative and shocking drama about sibling rivalry, family discord and relationships. Elena is 15, beautiful and flirtatious. Her less confident sister, Anais, is 12, and constantly eats. On holiday, E...

Land and Freedom (1995) 7.6

Land and Freedom (1995)

Summer 1936, a young unemployed communist, David, leaves his hometown Liverpool to join the fight against fascism in Spain. He joins an international group of Militia-men and women, the POUM (Partido Obrero de Unificació...