Tag: France

Leto (2018) 7.3

Leto (2018)

A love triangle emerges around a rock and roll musician, his protege and his wife in 1980s Russia....

Matthias & Maxime (2019) 6.8

Matthias & Maxime (2019)

Two childhood best friends are asked to share a kiss for the purposes of a student short film. Soon, a lingering doubt sets in, confronting both men with their preferences, threatening the brotherhood of their social cir...

Julia (2008) 7

Julia (2008)

Julia is a drunk. She loses her job in real estate and at an A.A. meeting meets a neighbor, Elena, an addled Mexican woman who talks about having lots of money and a plan to kidnap her own son from the boy's grandfather,...

A Girl Missing (2019) 6.4

A Girl Missing (2019)

Ichiko is a care-giver and a nurse. She provide home-care to the Oishos' elderly woman and is almost considered part of the family as she visits and performs her tasks routinely. What is more, Ichiko is helping Oisho Mot...

Centaur (2017) 6.6

Centaur (2017)

Centaur is a quiet, small and modest man, a loving father of a little boy that has never spoken a word and the husband of young, deaf-mute Maripa. Together they lead a simple life in a small village of Kyrgyzstan. Centau...

Lost Bullet (2020) -

Lost Bullet (2020)

A small time delinquent, turned police mechanic for a go fast task force, is forced to defend his innocence when his mentor is killed by dirty cops....

Wasp Network (2019) 5.5

Wasp Network (2019)

The story of five Cuban political prisoners who had been imprisoned by the United States since the late 1990s on charges of espionage and murder.::Rodrigo Teixeira...

Tamango (1958) 6.6

Tamango (1958)

A Dutch slave captain, on a voyage to Cuba, faces a revolt fomented by a newly captured African slave, Tamango. The slaves capture the captain's mistress, forcing a showdown....

My Name Is Joe (1998) 7.5

My Name Is Joe (1998)

Two thirtysomethings, unemployed former alcoholic Joe and community health worker Sarah, start a romantic relationship in the one of the toughest Glasgow neighbourhoods....

Lost and Beautiful (2015) 6.4

Lost and Beautiful (2015)

The foolish servant Pulcinella is sent from the depths of Mt. Vesuvius to present-day Campania to honor the last wishes of the poor shepherd Tommaso: his mission is to save a young buffalo called Sarchiapone. Pulcinella ...

The Mouth of the Wolf (2009) 6.7

The Mouth of the Wolf (2009)

The story of a criminal Vincenzo and his transsexual lover Mary, who waited for him for many years while he served his prison sentence.::Evil_Herbivore...

Non-Fiction (2018) 6.5

Non-Fiction (2018)

Set in the Parisian publishing world, an editor and an author find themselves in over their heads, as they cope with a middle-age crisis, the changing industry and their wives....

Cathedrals of Culture (2014) 6.9

Cathedrals of Culture (2014)

Six directors tackle the question "If buildings could talk, what would they say about us?" by capturing iconic buildings with narration from the perspective of the buildings.::Anonymous...

Danger: Diabolik (1968) 6.5

Danger: Diabolik (1968)

In psychedelic swinging 60s style, the dreaded thief Diabolik wreaks havoc on a generic European country for his own financial gain and amusement. He shares an extravagant underground lair (and a giant bed of money) with...

Vampyr (1932) 7.6

Vampyr (1932)

Allan Gray arrives late in the evening to a secluded riverside inn in the hamlet of Courtempierre. An old man enters his room, puts a sealed parcel on the table, blurts out that some woman mustn't die, and disappears. Gr...

Rough Treatment (1978) 7.3

Rough Treatment (1978)

A famous Polish journalist presents a problem for the powers-that-be when he displays his full political skill and knowledge on a television show featuring questions and answers on a world conference by a panel of journa...

White Fire (1984) 4.5

White Fire (1984)

When Bo was a child, a mysterious stranger sadistically murdered his parents. Only Bo and his sister, Ingrid survived the bloodshed. Now, twenty years later... Bo and his sister are grown up. They are now employees at a ...

The Mutants (1998) 7

The Mutants (1998)

Three homeless teenage rejects struggle to survive together. Of them, Andreia is pregnant, while Pedro and Ricardo hustle, steal and are exploited by a pornographer....

Baby’s Laxative (1931) 6.1

Baby’s Laxative (1931)

Porcelain maker invites a guest to sell him chamber pots, however family problems cause interruptions.::Sin Jack...

Never Stop – A Music That Resists (2017) -

Never Stop – A Music That Resists (2017)

Featuring the pioneers of techno music Juan Atkins, Derrick May, Carl Craig, and Jeff Mills, Never Stop takes us into the fascinating universe of techno labels in Detroit. This film highlights the deep roots of the creat...

The Specials (2019) 7.5

The Specials (2019)

The story of two men, educators of children and adolescents with autism.::Hugo Van Herpe...

Rust and Bone (2012) 7.5

Rust and Bone (2012)

Lonely and destitute, Alain leaves the north of France for his sister's house in Antibes after becoming the sole guardian of his estranged five-year-old son Sam. When he lands a job as a bouncer in a nearby nightclub, th...

Panique (1946) 8

Panique (1946)

In the suburbs of Paris, an old maid has just been murdered. Every body talks about that, except the misanthrope Mr Hire. The same evening, Alice, just getting out of jail, arrives and meets up with her lover Alfred agai...

And Then We Danced (2019) 7.9

And Then We Danced (2019)

A passionate tale of love and liberation set amidst the conservative confines of modern Georgian society, AND THEN WE DANCED follows Merab, a devoted dancer who has been training for years with his partner Mary for a spo...

The Mystery of Henri Pick (2019) 6.7

The Mystery of Henri Pick (2019)

An editor discovers a novel that she considers to be a masterpiece, in a library whose particularity is to collect the manuscripts refused by the publishers. The text is signed Henri Pick, a Breton pizza maker who died t...

Salt of This Sea (2008) 6.9

Salt of This Sea (2008)

Soraya, born in Brooklyn in a working class community of Palestinian refugees, discovers that her grandfather's savings were frozen in a bank account in Jaffa when he was exiled in 1948. Direct, stubborn, and determined ...

The Adopted Son (1998) 6.9

The Adopted Son (1998)

In a Kyrgyz village, five older women adopt an infant foundling. Jump ahead about 12 years: the boy, Beshkempir, is entering puberty, the age, his granny says, when life goes berserk. He plays with friends, horsing aroun...

Lola (1961) 7.5

Lola (1961)

Roland Cassard is a young man with no job and seemingly no prospects. By chance, he runs into his former girlfriend Cecile, who works as a dancer at a cabaret under the stage name Lola. She is now a single mom and works ...

The Lovers on the Bridge (1991) 7.6

The Lovers on the Bridge (1991)

Set against Paris' oldest bridge, the Pont Neuf, while it was closed for repairs, this film is a love story between two young vagrants: Alex, a would be circus performer addicted to alcohol and sedatives and Michele, a p...

At War (2018) 6.8

At War (2018)

Two years ago, the Perrin Industry Factory, 1100 employees, automotive supplier well known, affiliate to the German group Schäfer, signed an agreement asking to senior-managers and workers to accept a pay cut, in order t...

The Odyssey (2016) 6.6

The Odyssey (2016)

From 1949 to 1979, thirty years in the life of captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau, the famous researcher, scientist, inventor, filmmaker whose greatest achievement is to have made the general public more curious - and accordi...

Gates of Darkness (2019) 6.5

Gates of Darkness (2019)

A dramatic mystery where a a haunted teen endures a terrifying exorcism in the hopes of unlocking shocking secrets about the church and his family.::Steve Perry...

La Dream Team (2016) 5.5

La Dream Team (2016)

When a fit of anger leads to a serious injury, a sidelined soccer star returns to his hometown and reluctantly agrees to train the local youth.::Lea Schroeder...

Farewell (2009) 7

Farewell (2009)

In 1985, Sergei Gregoriev, a Soviet colonel, wants to force his nation to reform, so he leaks secret information to the West. He picks an unlikely contact, a Pierre Froment, French nebbish in the diplomatic corps. Gregor...

The State of Things (1982) 7.1

The State of Things (1982)

On location in Portugal, a film crew runs out of film while making their own version of Roger Corman's Day the World Ended (1955). The producer is nowhere to be found and director Friedrich Munro attempts to find him in ...

Manon (1949) 6.9

Manon (1949)

An adaptation of Abbe Prevost's classic French novel 'Manon Lescaut', updated to post-World War II France, in which a former French Resistance activist rescues Manon from villagers who want to lynch her for collaborating...

One Sings, the Other Doesn’t (1977) 7.2

One Sings, the Other Doesn’t (1977)

The intertwined lives of two women in 1970s France, set against the progress of the women's movement in which Agnes Varda was involved. Pomme and Suzanne meet when Pomme helps Suzanne obtain an abortion after a third pre...

Celine and Julie Go Boating (1974) 7.5

Celine and Julie Go Boating (1974)

A mysteriously linked pair of young women find their daily lives preempted by a strange boudoir melodrama that plays itself out in a hallucinatory parallel reality....

The Fire Within (1963) 8

The Fire Within (1963)

Alain Leroy is having a course of treatment in a private hospital because of his problem with alcohol. Although he is constantly distressed, he leaves the hospital and tries to meet good old days' friends. None of them w...

The Magic Snowflake (2013) 6.4

The Magic Snowflake (2013)

A young boy named Nicholas is about to become the next Santa Claus, but must first avoid a crisis that's threatening the magic of Christmas before he can succeed in his new role.::Anonymous...