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The Fifteen Streets

The Fifteen Streets

In northern England around 1900, the worker John O’Brien lives near poverty in a small house in the worker’s district. He falls in ...
The Kidnapping of a Wizard

The Kidnapping of a Wizard

A young post-graduate from Minsk Anna Mazurkevich comes to her native village, where she hasnt been for 12 years, to stay in her grannys house. ...
Elephant

Elephant

1989  

Elephant

A depiction of a series of violent killings in Northern Ireland with no clue as to exactly who is responsible.
Roger & Me

Roger & Me

1989  

Roger & Me

A documentary about the closure of General Motors’ plant at Flint, Michigan, which resulted in the loss of 30,000 jobs. Details the ...
Grey Gardens

Grey Gardens

2009  

Grey Gardens

Based on the life stories of the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Onassis raised as Park Avenue débutantes but who withdrew from New ...
John Rabe

John Rabe

2009  

John Rabe

A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.
Barbarossa

Barbarossa

2009  

Barbarossa

Year 1100. Italy.The Northern lands are ruled by a German emperor: Fredrick aka “Barbarossa. His dream is to conquer also the lands in the ...
Bodyguards and Assassins

Bodyguards and Assassins

In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find ...
Glorious 39

Glorious 39

2009  

Glorious 39

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the ...
Agora

Agora

2009  

Agora

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn ...
Creation

Creation

2009  

Creation

A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he ...
Virgin People

Virgin People

Three sisters live in a paradise where men are metaphorically and literally serpents of temptation.
Before Stonewall

Before Stonewall

New York City’s Stonewall Inn is regarded by many as the site of gay and lesbian liberation since it was at this bar that drag queens ...
Fort Saganne

Fort Saganne

1984  

Fort Saganne

In 1911, a willful and determined man from peasant stock named Charles Saganne enlists in the military and is assigned to the Sahara Desert under ...
A Passage to India

A Passage to India

The film is set during the period of growing influence of the Indian independence movement in the British Raj. It begins with the arrival in ...
The Blood of Others

The Blood of Others

In the German-occupied Paris, Helene is torn between the love for her boyfriend Jean, working for the resistance and the German administrator ...
Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany

Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany

This epic tale of a family and their rural life in a small German village is told against the changing backdrop of a country’s turbulent ...
The Bounty

The Bounty

1984  

The Bounty

The familiar story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship. This version follows both the efforts of Fletcher Christian ...
Birdy

Birdy

1984  

Birdy

Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds – but now believes he really is a ...
Amadeus

Amadeus

1984  

Amadeus

The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival, Antonio Salieri—now confined to ...
The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge ...
Norma Jean & Marilyn

Norma Jean & Marilyn

This film follows Norma Jean from her simple, ambitious youth to her sex star pinnacle and back down. She moves from lover to lover in order to ...
Mandela

Mandela

1996  

Mandela

A documentary that chronicles the life of South African leader Nelson Mandela. Mandela is probably best known for his 27 years of imprisonment, ...
Sharpe’s Siege

Sharpe’s Siege

Sharpe, with his new commanding officer, is sent to capture a castle when news comes of locals who will rise against Bonaparte. However, he is ...
Some Mother’s Son

Some Mother’s Son

Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a British prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of ...