A family drama centered on Beau, his beloved niece Bailey and the hardworking men who risk their lives to work “on the line”. Haunted by the electrocution death of his brother, Beau is devoted to seeing Bailey off to college, but she has other plans, which include a strapping…
Archive for the ‘Drama’ Category
A director of an international aid agency in Africa meets a relief aid doctor amidst a political/social revolution, and together face tough choices surrounding humanitarianism and life through civil unrest.
Director: Sean Penn …
Set in 1930s Ukraine, as Stalin advances the ambitions of communists in the Kremlin, young artist Yuri battles to save his lover Natalka from the devastating famines facing their homeland.
Director: George Mendeluk …
Two male English schoolmates fall in love at Cambridge. To regain his place in society, Clive gives up his forbidden love, Maurice, and marries. While staying with
Clive and his shallow wife, Anne, Maurice finally finds love in the arms of Alec, the gamekeeper. A story of coming to terms…
A 59 year old carpenter recovering from a heart attack, befriends a single mom and her two kids as they navigate their way through the kafkaesque impersonal benefits system. With equal amounts of humor, warmth and despair. Heartfelt and emotional until the end.
The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother’s loneliness.
Director: Radu Mihaileanu …
A bitter old hermit known around town as ‘Captain Crazy’ reluctantly agrees to help a young orphan avoid the local bullies so long as he agrees to help him finish his half-built boat. The two gradually forge an unlikely bond, and the boat becomes their one chance to escape…
Based on a true story, the impossible love between a prison director and one of its female inmates.
Rights: Worldwide, excluding France, US
Director: Pierre Godeau
Starring: Adèle Exarchopoulos, Guillaume…
Languid look at the Gullah culture of the sea islands off the coast of South Carolina and Georgia where African folk-ways were maintained well into the 20th Century and was one of the last bastion of these mores in America. Set in 1902.
Southern Germany, early 40s. Ernst, orphan, is a bright but maladjusted boy, labelled “not educable” for his rebellious nature. After a short time, he noted that under the clinic led by Dr. Veit Hausen patients are killed. He fights back and tries to help disabled patients and inmates. Eventually…