In the 1930s, a young Bronx native moves to Hollywood where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle, an agent to the stars. After returning to New York, he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life.
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A collective feature film, composed of 11 dynamic short film segments created by visionary directors from across the globe. Each segment focuses on an encounter of love in a different neighborhood of the city, demonstrating the distinctive qualities and character of that location. The film serves to bridge gaps…
Synopsis: As Sophie and her seasoned colleagues Mambru and B race to save the water sup-ply for a war-torn community, they must outwit pedantic UN bureaucrats, mili-tary factions and local criminals – all the while cleverly distracting Mambru’s ex-lover Katya, who has flown in from HQ to shut their…
Synopsis: Theo, an Inuit from the Arctic, travels to New York City to warn world leaders about the catastrophic impact of global warming on the planet. Upon arrival he meets a homeless girl named Chloe, who has an unusual vigor for life, is mildly de-lusional, and completely obsessed by…
A smart teenage girl comes of age in a small town with her self-centered parents who had her when they were teenagers.
Genre: Drama / Comedy
Director: Max Myer
Starring: Claire Danes, James Marsden, Thomas Mann
And Now A Word From Our Sponsor stars Bruce Greenwood and Parker Posey in a contemporary comic fable in the spirit of “Being There”. It follows the misadventures of a high-powered advertising executive who suddenly and inexplicably wakes up speaking exclusively in advertising slogans. Even more surprising is the…
A rehabilitated addict (Ryan Phillippe) falls off the wagon and heads back home at the urging of his mother’s ghost, only to fall back in with his brother’s wife (played by Anna Paquin), who happens to be his first love.
Director: James Cox
Starring: Anna Paquin, Ryan Phillippe…
The Trouble with Bliss tells the story of 35-year-old Morris Bliss, who is clamped firmly in the jaws of New York City inertia. He wants to travel but has no money; he needs a job but has no prospects; and he still shares an apartment with his widowed father,…
Two misfit best friends incapable of growing up, whose direction is tested by an abandoned child, worn beyond his years; together they invent the family they’ve always needed.
R/T: 84 minutes
Director: Brian Crano
Starring: Jason Ritter, Jake Sandvig and Chandler Canterbury
In the mid-70s, near Reno, Grace Bontempo runs the Love Ranch, a legal brothel. Her husband Charlie, with big dreams, a felony record, and an aptitude for spending and infidelity, is the brothel’s public face. On the day Grace’s doctor tells her she has cancer in an advanced state,…