Tag: France

The Champagne Murders-1967 5.9

The Champagne Murders-1967

A champagne tycoon's (Furneaux) partner (Ronet) suspects his partner's gigolo husband (Perkins) of murders he's been framed for.::Petlover2910...

Babies-2010 7.1

Babies-2010

A look at one year in the life of four babies from around the world, from Mongolia to Namibia to San Francisco to Tokyo.::anon...

Juha-1999 6.9

Juha-1999

A farmer's wife is seduced into running away from her stolid older husband by a city slicker, who enslaves her in a brothel.::L.H. Wong ...

The Man Without a Past-2002 7.7

The Man Without a Past-2002

The second part of Aki Kaurismäki's "Finland" trilogy, the film follows a man who arrives in Helsinki and gets beaten up so severely he develops amnesia. Unable to remember his name or anything from his past life, he can...

Lights in the Dusk-2006 6.9

Lights in the Dusk-2006

Koistinen is a sad sack, a man without affect or friends. He's a night-watchman in Helsinki with ideas of starting his own business, but nothing to go with those intentions. He sometimes talks a bit with a woman who runs...

Drifting Clouds-1996 7.7

Drifting Clouds-1996

Tram driver Lauri loses his job. Shortly later, the restaurant where his wife Ilona works as a head waitress is closed. Too proud to receive money from the social welfare system, they strive to find new jobs. But they ar...

All or Nothing-2002 7.5

All or Nothing-2002

Penny's love for her partner, taxi-driver Phil, has run dry. He is a gentle, philosophical guy, and she works on the checkout at a supermarket. Their daughter Rachel cleans in a home for elderly people, and their son Ror...

Dilili in Paris-2018 6.7

Dilili in Paris-2018

In Belle Époque Paris, accompanied by a young scooter deliveryman, little Kanak Dilili investigates mysterious kidnappings of girls. She meets extraordinary men and women who give her clues. She discovered underground ve...

Ailo’s Journey-2018 7

Ailo’s Journey-2018

Aïlo: an odyssey in Lapland tells the fight for the survival of a small wild reindeer, frail and vulnerable to the challenges that punctuate his first year. Its awakening to the wild world is a real tale in the heart of ...

Friends-1993 6

Friends-1993

Three female friends, at the end of the eighties, share a house in Johannesburg, South Africa. Each of them has her own way to live with apartheid. Thoko is a black teacher and practices non-violent passive resistance. T...

Un + une-2015 6.2

Un + une-2015

French famous film score composer goes to India to compose the score for an Indian adaptation of Romeo and Juliet. There he meets the wife of the French ambassador to India, and a complicated relationship ensues.::Oliver...

To Kill a Priest-1988 6.1

To Kill a Priest-1988

A young priest speaks out against the Communist regime in Poland and is killed for it.::anonymous...

To Steal from a Thief-2016 6.3

To Steal from a Thief-2016

A group of thieves led by a man called El Uruguayo stalk a bank in Valencia to steal as many safety boxes as possible and later flee through a dug tunnel that communicates the building with an abandoned subway station. H...

Sweetheart-2019 6.2

Sweetheart-2019

A working woman, mother a three children, realizes that, when her youngest one is about to go to Canada to continue her education, she will end up out of her most precious goal, being a mother..::Lisa Azuelos...

The Room-2019 5.8

The Room-2019

While moving into their new home, a couple discovers a strange secret room, whose interior holds the power to make everything they want a reality. One day, they decide to ask the room to grant them the child they haven't...

Intimacy-2001 6.1

Intimacy-2001

Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex. One day Jay follow...

I’m Glad My Mother Is Alive-2009 6.7

I’m Glad My Mother Is Alive-2009

Given up for adoption as a toddler, troubled teenager Thomas becomes obsessed with tracking down his birth mother. After years of searching, Thomas finds her single, with a small child, living in a nearby suburb and begi...

Sans Soleil-1983 8

Sans Soleil-1983

"He wrote me...." A woman narrates the thoughts of a world traveler, meditations on time and memory expressed in words and images from places as far-flung as Japan, Guinea-Bissau, Iceland, and San Francisco....

Street Flow-2019 6.4

Street Flow-2019

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Salon Kitty-1976 5.3

Salon Kitty-1976

Kitty runs a brothel in Nazi Germany where the soldiers come to "relax". Recording devices have been installed in each room by a power hungry army official who plans to use the information to blackmail Hitler and gain po...

Walking and Talking-1996 6.7

Walking and Talking-1996

Things have been tough lately for Amelia. Her best friend moved out of the apartment, her cat got cancer, and now her best friend, Laura, is getting married. She copes with things, from the help of Andrew, Frank, Laura, ...

Bruiser-2000 5.3

Bruiser-2000

The young executive of a publicity agency Henry Creedlow is a man that has repressed morbid thoughts and is walked over by most of his acquaintances: his wife is cheating on him with his boss and stealing his investments...

The Summit-2017 6

The Summit-2017

The president of Argentina, Hernán Blanco, is facing a very important decision. He is participating in a meeting between different state leaders, which takes place in La Cordillera. From there, in the middle of the Summi...

Behemoth-2015 7.6

Behemoth-2015

Under the sun, the heavenly beauty of grasslands will soon be covered by the raging dust of mines. Facing the ashes and noises caused by heavy mining , the herdsmen have no choice but to leave as the meadow areas dwindle...

Lucky Day-2019 5

Lucky Day-2019

Red, a safe cracker who has just been released from prison, is trying to hold his family together as his past catches up with him in the form of Luc, a psychopathic contract killer who's seeking revenge for the death of ...

The Conformist-1970 8

The Conformist-1970

This story opens in 1938 in Rome, where Marcello has just taken a job working for Mussollini and is courting a beautiful young woman who will make him even more of a conformist. Marcello is going to Paris on his honeymoo...

Marriage Italian Style-1964 7.5

Marriage Italian Style-1964

Domenico, a successfull businessman, with an eye for the girls, begins an affair with Filumena when she is 17 years old. She becomes a prostitute, but also becomes the mistress of Domenico. He eventually sets her up in a...

Subway-1985 6.6

Subway-1985

Fred is living in the Paris Metro system. He is blackmailing Helena, whose safe he has robbed. Fred has various 'friends' all living in this surreal setting. The Roller is a rollerskating bag snatcher and Big Bill is a '...

Santiago, Italia-2018 7.2

Santiago, Italia-2018

After the coup d'État of the Democratic government of Allende, the embassy of Italy in Santiago played a major role in helping the opposers of the regime, and extradited many of them Italy. These brave men are represente...

The Apparition-2018 6.4

The Apparition-2018

Jacques "Vincent Lindon" is a journalist at a large regional newspaper in France. His reputation as an impartial investigator attracts the attention of the Vatican, who recruit him to lead a committee to explore the legi...

Daguerréotypes-1976 7.5

Daguerréotypes-1976

Portraits of the people that occupy the small shops of the Rue Daguerre, Paris, where the filmmaker lived.::Alison Smith...

Madame Mills, une voisine si parfaite-2018 3.7

Madame Mills, une voisine si parfaite-2018

A workaholic obsessed with books has a new neighbor: a crook dressed up as an eccentric American woman....

Factotum-2005 6.6

Factotum-2005

Self-declared aspiring writer Hank Chinaski has neither qualifications, ambition nor ethics. Any dead-end job he lands is soon lost through laziness or mischief. His relationship with fellow deadbeat Jan gets strained to...

Knife+Heart-2018 6.3

Knife+Heart-2018

Anne produces third-rate gay porn. After her editor and lover Lois leaves her, she tries to win her back by shooting her most ambitious film yet with her trusted, flamboyant sidekick Archibald. But one of her actors is b...

My Son-2017 5.8

My Son-2017

Julien travels constantly through work; his perpetual absence in his house has ruined his marriage. During a stopover in France, he receives a message from his very anguished ex-wife: Mathys, his seven-year-old son, has ...

Vera Drake-2004 7.6

Vera Drake-2004

Vera Drake is a selfless woman who is completely devoted to, and loved by, her working class family. She spends her days doting on them and caring for her sick neighbor and elderly mother. However, she also secretly visi...

Broken English-2007 6.4

Broken English-2007

Nora Wilder is freaking out. Everyone around her is in a relationship, is married, or has children. Nora is in her thirties, alone with job she's outgrown and a mother who constantly reminds her of it all. Not to mention...

Le Silence de la Mer-1949 7.6

Le Silence de la Mer-1949

1941 in a small town in Nazi occupied France. Against the will of its elderly male and his adult niece residents, the Nazis commandeer a house for one of their officers, Lt. Werner von Ebrennac, to live in for as long as...

La Jetée-1962 8.3

La Jetée-1962

Time travel, still images, past, present and future and the aftermath of World War III. The tale of a man, a slave, sent back and forth, in and out of time, to find a solution to the world's fate, to replenish its decrea...

L’Humanité-1999 6.9

L’Humanité-1999

In a town near Lille, melancholy police superintendent Pharaon De Winter lives with his mother. An 11-year-old girl has been raped and murdered. Over the next week, De Winter investigates and grieves, his face nearly exp...