Tag: Sarah Polley

Guinevere-1999 6

Guinevere-1999

Connie, an aging Bohemian photographer, meets mousy Harper, headed for Harvard Law from a high-powered San Francisco family, and immediately sees her beauty. He also guesses she has talent and invites her to be his pupil...

My Life Without Me-2003 7.5

My Life Without Me-2003

Ann, 23 years old, lives a modest life with her two kids and her husband in a trailer in her mother's garden. Her life takes a dramatic turn, when her doctor tells her that she has uterine cancer and only two months to l...

Take This Waltz-2011 6.5

Take This Waltz-2011

While on a plane ride back to Toronto from a writing assignment, Margot meets Daniel, a handsome stranger. An immediate attraction is formed and Margot is able to open up and discuss some of her fears and longings. A tax...

The Weight of Water-2000 5.9

The Weight of Water-2000

In 1873 on Smutty Nose Island, a bleak island off the coast of New England, Louis Wagner is tried and hanged for the murder of two women. At the trial, the survivor of the murders, Norwegian immigrant Maren Hontvedt, rec...

Stories We Tell-2012 7.5

Stories We Tell-2012

In this inspired, genre-twisting new film, Oscar®-nominated writer/director Sarah Polley discovers that the truth depends on who's telling it. Polley is both filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets kept b...

Little Women-2019 -

Little Women-2019

Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.::Anonymous...

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen-1988 7.2

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen-1988

The fantastic tale of an 18th century aristocrat, his talented henchmen and a little girl in their efforts to save a town from defeat by the Turks. Being swallowed by a giant sea-monster, a trip to the moon, a dance with...

Exotica-1994 7.1

Exotica-1994

This psychological thriller is true to its subjects as well as being complex, dynamic, and overly dramatic. How something so long ago, seemingly trivial, years later with more significant trauma, turns repressed emotions...

Mr. Nobody-2009 7.8

Mr. Nobody-2009

In the year 2092, one hundred eighteen year old Nemo is recounting his life story to a reporter. He is less than clear, often times thinking that he is only thirty-four years of age. But his story becomes more confusing ...

Dawn of the Dead-2004 7.3

Dawn of the Dead-2004

Ana goes home to her peaceful suburban residence, but she is unpleasantly surprised the morning that follows when her husband is brutally attacked by her zombified neighbor. In the chaos of her once picturesque neighborh...

The Sweet Hereafter-1997 7.5

The Sweet Hereafter-1997

A small community is torn apart by a tragic accident which kills most of the town's children. A lawyer visits the victims' parents in order to profit from the tragedy by stirring up their anger and launching a class acti...

The I Inside-2004 6.1

The I Inside-2004

A man (Simon) awakens in a hospital not recalling the last two years. As he begins to find out things from his past, he discovers his ability to move from the year 2002 to the year 2000. By doing this he meets a link bet...

Go-1999 7.2

Go-1999

Told from three perspectives, a story of a bunch of young Californians trying to get some cash, do and deal some drugs, score money and sex in Las Vegas, and generally experience the rush of life....

eXistenZ-1999 6.8

eXistenZ-1999

Allegra Geller, the leading game designer in the world, is testing her new virtual reality game, eXistenZ with a focus group. As they begin, she is attacked by a fanatic assassin employing a bizarre organic gun. She flee...