The scary folklore: Ura no sho
- 79 min
- 80 min
Wunderkind horror novelist Stephen Grimes is hard at work coming up with new ways to kill people when, on a late-night drive, he hits a young man and rushes him to the hospital. A tentative friendship between the two men erupts into a heated affair. Stephen is soon trapped in a dangerous plot, as Emett and Emett's friends reveal a sinister side that could be a storyline from one of his own novels. Written by Anonymous
The Sugar Curtain
- 90 min
In this intimate autobiographical portrait, the filmmaker, who was born in Chile in 1971 but after the 1973 coup moved with her family to Cuba, returns to Havana (which she left in 1990), to look for her childhood friends, and to see what became of the 'golden years' of the Cuban Revolution in which they grew up.
The Turkey Alibi
- 97 min
Just when Holly's life seems to be going perfectly, Harry, her boss and secret lover, dumps and fires her on the same day. Emotionally crushed, she makes a dramatic decision to end her life, but her plan is interrupted by a vulgar intruder, Keith, who breaks into her apartment, ironically forcing her to postpone her suicidal endeavors. Keith soon learns that he's getting more than he bargained for when Holly cleverly manages to turn the tables on her would-be attacker. In the midst of this chaotic episode, two people who seem to have nothing in common suddenly find that not everything is as bad, or as good, as it seems. Written by the Aslander crew
The Underdog's Tale
- 73 min
Eric would have the brains and talent to run the United Nations if it weren't for certain "attitude" problems, including a massive chip on his shoulder. We follow Eric's wonderful, terrible and very funny journey towards winning the love of his life, Louise. Written by Ross Wilson
- 97 min
Attractive See-hee (SEONG Hyeon-ah) is having problems with her boyfriend, Ji-woo (HA Jung-woo). Their love has entered a period of discontent as the first flushes of romance fade into familiar routine. Though faithful, Ji-woo eyes other women and, in bed, seems to get excited only at the thought of making love to other partners. Unable to cope with jealousy, See-hee decides to dramatically change her looks - to become a new woman, with whom her boyfriend can fall in love all over again. After entering a plastic-surgery clinic, See-hee vanishes for six months - long enough for the scars to heal - leaving Ji-woo hurt and confused by her disappearance. Resurfacing as a new woman, she tries to seduce him, but between them stands the specter of Ji-woo's lost girlfriend and jealousy once again creeps into the shaky existence Seh-hee has artificially crafted. With his trademark daringness, director KIM takes a fashionable issue to extremes in order to probe the jealous core of a relationship gone wrong while investigating the darker recesses of the human psyche.
- 78 min
These days , this story could happen to any easily influenced teenager. It's actually based on a true event in Thailand a high school student who commit suicide after an home made video recorded on her cell phone was released
- 90 min
Living in suburban Sydney, Pete and Jerry aren't just cousins, they're best friends. Jerry falls in love and starts a relationship with Cheryl, though he knows Pete likes her too. Pete, a small-time drug dealer, doesn't understand why Jerry suddenly wants to settle down and make plans (he gets a job at a fast-food place and works for a pittance). Then Pete has to lie low with his dealing for a while because the police are tailing him and Jerry gets him a job at the chicken restaurant. But Pete makes trouble and walks out, losing Jerry his job as well.
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- 115 min
Cassie has no problem falling asleep -- it's staying awake that's the hard part, because she's narcoleptic. Fortunately for Cassie, she works in a lab that has just created a serum to treat this disruptive condition. However, when subjects in the trial for this new drug start dropping dead, she uncovers a conspiracy that sends her on a dangerous pursuit of the truth. Will she fall asleep on the job? Let's hope not -- she's got a lot of bullets (and sleep-deprived hallucinations) to dodge along her road to justice.
- 108 min
Handover year 1997 sees much drama for Joy (Gigi Leung), the chief financial officer of a big company. She struggles to keep her family life together, as her husband is forced to relocate to Singapore due to his British affiliation and her son is stricken with disease. Joy's best friend and assistant (played by Fiona Sit) is a young girl trying to figure out her dodgy boyfriend. Still, she tries to help but Joy plunges into deeper despair due to her family problems. One day, the torment becomes unbearable and Joy breaks down. Things look bleak for the both of them until a friend makes good on an old promise and brings them all within sight of happiness again.