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Tangerines

Director: Zaza Urushadze

Cast Summary:

Lembit Ulfsak, Mikheil Meskhi, Giorgi Nakhashidze, Elmo Nüganen, Raivo Trass


Oscar® & Golden Globe® nominated, TANGERINES is a beautifully eloquent statement for peace and the futility of bloodshed over racial and ethnic division.

 

The American Friend

Director: Wim Wenders

Cast Summary:

Bruno Ganz, Dennis Hopper, Lisa Kreuzer


In THE AMERICAN FRIEND, acclaimed director Wim Wenders transforms Patricia Highsmith's Ripley's Game into a gripping European noir.

The Artist and the Model

Director: Fernando Trueba

Cast Summary:

Jean Rochefort, Aida Folch, Claudia Cardinale, Chus Lampreave


Fernando Trueba (director of Oscar-winning BELLE EPOQUE and Oscar-nominated CHICO & RITA) collaborates with legendary screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière to present a moving tale of a quest for beauty and artistic inspiration, whilst delicately examining the complexities of the human condition at a pivotal moment in history.

The Bank

Director: Robert Connolly

Cast Summary: Anthony LaPaglia, David Wenham, Sibylla Budd


Set in the fast-paced, ruthless world of high finance, THE BANK, starring Anthony LaPaglia (Lantana, Analyze That, and the CBS hit, Without a Trace) and David Wenham (The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers and The Return of the King) delivers edge-of-your-seat suspense, and takes a hard look at morality in the corporate world as it hurdles towards its unforgettable and shocking conclusion.

The Boys

Director: Rowan Woods

Cast Summary: Toni Collette, David Wenham, John Polson, Lynette Curran


Official Selection at Berlin Film Festival, THE BOYS is a powerful and disturbing portrait of three brothers and the women in their lives, featuring stunning performances from David Wenham (AUSTRALIA, THE PROPOSITION) and Toni Collette (LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE, MURIEL’S WEDDING).

The Exterminating Angels

Director: Jean-Claude Brisseau

Cast Summary:

Frederic Van Den Driessche, Maroussia Dubreuil, Lise Bellynck, Marie Allan, Raphaele Godin, Magaret Zenou


THE EXTERMINATING ANGELS is the second part of filmmaker provocateur Jean-Claude Brisseau's (Choses Secrètes, A l'Aventure) startling trilogy exploring societal taboos.

The Housemaid

Director: Im Sang Soo

Cast Summary:

Do-yeon Jeon, Jung-Jae Lee, Seo-Hyeon Ahn, Seo Woo, Yeo-Jong Yun


A sexy and stylishly crafted psychological thriller that keeps you on the edge of your seat, THE HOUSEMAID (Cannes ‘Palme d’Or’ nominee) tells the tale of one woman’s influence that tears a rich family apart.

The Inner Life of Martin Frost

Director: Paul Auster

Cast Summary: David Thewlis, Irène Jacob, Michael Imperioli, Sophie Auster


Internationally acclaimed novelist Paul Auster ("New York Trilogy", "The Book of Illusions", "Man in the Dark") explores the art of writing in the darkly comical THE INNER LIFE OF MARTIN FROST.

The Kreutzer Sonata

Director: Bernard Rose

Cast Summary: Danny Huston, Elisabeth Röhm, Matthew Yang King, Angelica Huston


The second instalment of a planned trilogy loosely based on the works of the great Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy, acclaimed British director Bernard Rose (CANDYMAN) follows the remarkable IVANS XTC with THE KREUTZER SONATA, a shocking new film set in contemporary Hollywood that graphically emphasizes Tolstoy's brutally controversial views on the corrupting power of sex and accompanying jealousy.

The Living Wake

Director: Sol Tryon

Cast Summary:

Mike O'Connell, Jesse Eisenberg, Jim Gaffigan, Ann Dowd


Starring Oscar® nominee Jesse Eisenberg (The Social Network) and comedian Mike O’Connell (Funny People) director Sol Tryon’s critically acclaimed debut feature is a timeless fairytale with a biting sense of humour, sure to be a cult classic.

The Patience Stone

Director: Atiq Rahimi

Cast Summary: Golshifteh Farahani, Hamid Djavdan, Hassina Burgan, Massi Mrowat


Based on the best-selling novel by Afghan-born Atiq Rahimi (Winner of France’s prestigious Prix Goncourt) and co-adapted for the screen by the legendary Jean-Claude Carrière, THE PATIENCE STONE is a bold, powerful and ultimately uplifting story of one woman’s resolve to break free from silence and oppression, featuring a breath-taking performance from Iranian actress Golshifteh Farahani (Asghar Farhadi’s About Elly).

The Scarlet Letter

Director: Wim Wenders

Cast Summary: Senta Berger, Hans-Christian Blech, Lou Castel, Rüdiger Vogler, Yella Rottländer.


From iconic director Wim Wenders, adapted from the best-selling novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The puritanical village of Salem, Massachusetts is shaken to its very core when a young woman by the name of Hester Prynne gives birth to a fatherless child.

The Sea Wall

Director: Rithy Panh

Cast Summary:

Isabelle Huppert, Gaspard Ulliel, Astrid Berges-Frisbey, Randal Douc


Widely praised following its world premiere as a Special Presentation at the Toronto International Film Festival, director Rithy Panh's (S-21, RICE PEOPLE) celebrated period epic set in the rich landscape of French colonial Indochina is a highly successful adaptation of Marguerite Duras' acclaimed and semi-autobiographical novel "Un Barrage Contre le Pacifique" ("The Sea Wall"), featuring a stunning leading performance by BAFTA Award Winner and recipient of the European Film Academy's 2009 Achievement in World Cinema, Isabelle Huppert.

The Sound And The Fury

Director: Jean-Claude Brisseau

Cast Summary: Bruno Cremer, FranCois Negret, Vincent Gasperitsch, Thierry Helaine, Luc Ponette


Jean-Claude Brisseau (Secret Things, The Exterminating Angels, A L’Aventure) is an auteur often associated with films that are sexually provocative, risqué and controversial. Winner of the Special Youth Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, THE SOUND AND THE FURY presents a brutal, shocking and poignant look at the lives of children living in the Paris projects.

The State of Things

Director: Wim Wenders

Cast Summary: Patrick Bauchau, Viva Auder, Isabelle Weingarten, Samuel Fuller, Allen Goorwitz, Roger Corman


"This making movies is…suicide.” Acclaimed director Wim Wenders’ most corrosive statement on the art of filmmaking, THE STATE OF THINGS (PARIS, TEXAS, WINGS OF DESIRE) is a powerful journey into the underbelly of the American film industry.

The Wayward Cloud

Director: Tsai Ming-Liang

Cast Summary: Lee Kang-Sheng, Chen Shiang-Chyi, Lu Yi-Ching, Yang Kuei-Mei, Sumomo Yozakura


Taiwan's official contender for Oscar nomination, Ming-Liang Tsai's latest outrageous blend of sex, comedy, musical and drama went down a storm at the London Film Festival, leaving some audience members completely stunned. Daring, controversial and very funny.

Tokyo-Ga

Director: Wim Wenders

Cast Summary:

Chishu Ryu, Yuharu Atsuta, Werner Herzog


In TOKYO-GA, WIM WENDERS travels to the city of his cinematic hero, YASUJIRO OZU, hoping to still find the spirit of the director in the twenty years since his death. Featuring an encounter with fellow filmmaker WERNER HERZOG, a conversation with one of Ozu?s regular actors, CHISHU RYU, and a moving tribute by the director?s long-term cameraman, YUUHARU ATSUTA, TOKYO-GA celebrates the work of a director whose films 'actually and continuously dealt with life itself'.

Tony Takitani

Director: Jun Ichikawa

Cast Summary: Issey Ogata, Rie Miyazawa, Hidetoshi Nishijima


An award-winning and unprecedented film adaptation of the work of internationally-acclaimed author, HARUKI MURAKAMI, director JUN ICHIKAWA brings to the screen Murakami's emotive tale of solitude and obsession accompanied by a haunting original soundtrack from Academy Award-winning composer and musician, RYUICHI SAKAMOTO. Starring ISSEY OGATA and RIE MIYAZAWA, this unique film is one of the finest adaptations of the work of a major writer ever brought to the screen.

Tosca

Director: Benoit Jacquot

Cast Summary: Angela Gheorghiu, Roberto Alagna, Ruggero Raimondi


Official Selection at Venice Film Festival, Puccini’s acclaimed TOSCA is brought to the screen by director Benoit Jacquot, starring world-renowned opera stars Angela Gheorghiu, Roberto Alagna and Ruggero Raimondi.

Trip to Asia

Director: Thomas Grube

Cast Summary: Sir Simon Rattle, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra


Documenting THE BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA’s tour of Asia, including their first performance in China since 1979, THOMAS GRUBE’s extraordinary film offers privileged access to one of the world’s premiere orchestras and the 126 musicians — all masters of their craft — that make up this unique self governing institution.
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