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The Great Buster

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, February 2019, NR, Worldwide on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 at 3:09 pm No Comments

THE GREAT BUSTER celebrates the life and career of influential, celebrated filmmaker and comedian, Buster Keaton, whose singular style and fertile output during the silent era created his legacy as a true cinematic visionary, with stunningly restored archival Keaton films from the Cohen Film Classics library.

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Grace Jones Bloodlight and Bami

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, NR, October 2018, Worldwide on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 at 12:09 am No Comments

Larger than life, wild, scary and androgynous – Grace Jones plays all these parts. Yet here we also discover her as a lover, daughter, mother, sister and even grandmother, as she submits herself to our gaze and allows us to understand what constitutes her mask. The stage is where…

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Always at the Carlyle

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, June 2018, TBA, Worldwide on Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 at 11:48 pm No Comments

The iconic Carlyle hotel has been an international destination for a particular jetset as well as a favorite haunt of the most discernible New Yorkers.

Genre: Documentary
Rights: Worldwide
R/T: TBA
Rating: TBA
Director: Matthew Miele
Starring: Woody Allen, Jon…

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Take Every Wave

This is the remarkable story of an American icon who changed the sport of big wave surfing forever. Transcending the surf genre, this in-depth portrait of a hard charging athlete explores the fear, courage and ambition that push a man to greatness–and the cost that comes with it.

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Faces Places

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, February 2018, PG, Worldwide on Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at 6:06 pm No Comments

Director Agnes Varda and photographer/muralist J.R. journey through rural France and form an unlikely friendship.

Genre: Documentary
Rights: Worldwide
R/T: 89
Rating: PG
Director: JR, Agnès Varda
Starring: Jean-Luc Godard, J.R., JR

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Red Trees

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, January 2018, Worldwide on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 at 6:42 pm No Comments

An impressionistic visual essay that traces Willer’s father’s family journey as one of only twelve Jewish families to survive the Nazi occupation of Prague. Photographed by Academy Award nominee Cesar Charlone (City of God), the film travels from war-torn Prague to the color of the current refugee crisis. RED…

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Julian Schnabel A Private Portrait

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, November 2017, NR, US only on Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 10:31 pm No Comments

A look at the personal life and public career of New York artist Julian Schnabel. …

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My Journey Through French Cinema

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, November 2017, NR, US only on Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 10:19 pm No Comments

Bertrand Tavernier’s personal journey through French cinema, from films he enjoyed as a boy to his own early career, told through portraits of key creative figures.

Genre: Documentary
Rights: United States
R/T: 190
Rating: NR
Director: Bertrand Tavernier …

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Prescription Thugs

Posted in August 2017, Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, NR, Worldwide on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at 7:18 pm No Comments

In this follow-up to his film BIGGER FASTER STRONGER, director Chris Bell turns his camera on the abuse of prescription drugs and, ultimately, himself. As Bell learns more about Big Pharma, an industry he had been brought up to trust, he falls down his own hole of addiction. …

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Versus: The Life And Films Of Ken Loach

Posted in Current Releases, Documentary, Featured, May 2017, NR, Worldwide on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 8:32 pm No Comments

Documentary on the life and times of Ken Loach. His politics in British TV and Cinema and the chaos he has caused the establishment for 50 years.

Genre: Documentary
Rights: Worldwide
R/T: 93
Rating: NR
Director: Louise Osmond …

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