Tag: oppression

Circumstance (2011) 5.8

Circumstance (2011)

A wealthy Iranian family struggles to contain a teenager's growing sexual rebellion and her brother's dangerous obsession.::Anonymous...

Timbuktu (2014) 7.1

Timbuktu (2014)

Not far from the ancient Malian city of Timbuktu, proud cattle herder Kidane (Ibrahim Ahmed aka Pino) lives peacefully in the dunes with his wife Satima (Toulou Kiki), his daughter Toya (Layla Walet Mohamed), and Issan (...

The Trial (1962) 7.8

The Trial (1962)

Josef K wakes up in the morning and finds the police in his room. They tell him that he is on trial but nobody tells him what he is accused of. In order to find out about the reason of this accusation and to protest his ...

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1-2014 6.6

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1-2014

With the Games destroyed, Katniss Everdeen, along with Gale, Finnick and Beetee, end up in the so thought "destroyed" District 13. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her friends, Katniss becomes the...

Alex & Ali-2014 5.5

Alex & Ali-2014

The story of a gay American Peace Corp volunteer who moved to Iran in 1968 and fell in love with an Iranian man. Ten years on and just prior to the revolution igniting, the American was forced to leave Iran, and his part...

Lizzie-2018 5.8

Lizzie-2018

In 1892, after the Borden family welcomes a new Irish maid called Bridget Sullivan (Kristen Stewart), she and Lizzie (Chloë Sevigny) become friends. The friendship between these women becomes something more, even as Lizz...

What Men Want-2019 5.1

What Men Want-2019

A woman is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear men's thoughts....

Tula: The Revolt-2013 5.5

Tula: The Revolt-2013

'Tula, The Revolt' is an international English spoken feature length movie about the leader of the big slave uprising on the island of Curacao, a Dutch colony in 1795. 'Tula The Revolt' tells the true story of a man who ...

2047: Sights of Death-2014 2.4

2047: Sights of Death-2014

The year is 2047. Our planet is ruled by the repressive Confederate Central Government (CCG). Ryan is a Green War rebel agent sent on a mission by Sponge (Danny Glover) to collect evidence against the CCG for its heinous...

The House of the Spirits-1993 6.9

The House of the Spirits-1993

Chile, second half of the 20th century. The poor Esteban marries Clara and they get a daughter, Blanca. Esteban works hard and eventually gets money to buy a hacienda, eventually to become a local patriarch. He becomes v...

V for Vendetta-2005 8.2

V for Vendetta-2005

Tells the story of Evey Hammond (Natalie Portman) and her unlikely but instrumental part in bringing down the fascist government that has taken control of a futuristic Great Britain. Saved from a life-and-death situation...

The Running Man-1987 6.7

The Running Man-1987

In the year 2017, the world economy has collapsed. The great freedoms of the United States are no longer, as the once great nation has sealed off its borders and become a militarized police state, censoring all film, art...