Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo
'Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo' goes behind prison walls to follow convict cowgirls on their journey to the 2007 Oklahoma State Penitentiary Rodeo. In 2006, female inmates were allowed to participate for the first time. In a state with the highest female incarceration rate in the country, these women share common experiences such as broken homes, drug abuse and alienation from their children. Since 1940, the Oklahoma State Penitentiary has held an annual 'Prison Rodeo'. Part Wild West show...
- 87 min
Thirty years before the antics of Lindsay, Paris and Britney, Joyce McKinney made her mark as a peerless tabloid queen. In Tabloid, Academy Award(R)-winning filmmaker Errol Morris follows the salacious adventures of this beauty queen with an IQ of 168, whose single-minded devotion to the man of her dreams leads her on a labyrinthine crusade for love. Down a surreal rabbit hole of kidnapping, masochistic Mormons, risque photography, magic underwear, celestial sex, jail time and a cloning...
Tales of the Dead
- 75 min
Five friends gather on Halloween to continue their ritual of telling horror stories. Each one telling a more sinister tale than the next, unaware of the horror that awaits them on this all Hallows eve. A film from award winning director Kemal Yildirim.
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Tapestries of Hope
- 76 min
Tapestries of Hope is the story of filmmaker Michealene Cristini Risley who traveled to Zimbabwe to document the work of Betty Makoni and the Girl Child Network. The film exposes an issue that continues to be ignored: the rape and abuse of thousands of young girls in Zimbabwe by men who believe it will cure their HIV/AIDS.
- 58 min
It's almost Christmas but these three people are still on the road. The products don't sell, the car is a wreck and the weather is freezing. Moreover there is a problem: how to cope with an emerging friendship?
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Cannes Film Festival
That Girl in Yellow Boots
- 103 min
After the passing of her mother and the suicide of her 15-year old sister, Britain-based Ruth Edscer travels to Mumbai, India, to try and locate her father, Arjun Patel. She manages to find employment with a massage parlor where she not only earns a wage but charges Rs.1000/- for a illicit services from her affluent male clients. She has been made aware that she cannot be hired unless and until she is granted a official work permit, so regularly attends the Foreigners Registration Office to...
The Aurora Monsters: The Model Craze That Gripped the World
- 104 min
A tribute to "The Aurora Monster Kits", and the talented people responsible for bringing them to life during the"Monster Craze" of the 1960s. Join legendary horror host "Zacherley" and sidekick "Gorgo" as they discover the fun and excitement of model building.
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- 93 min
The Bang Bang Club is the real life story of a group of four young combat photographers - Greg Marinovich, Joao Silva, Kevin Carter and Ken Oosterbroek - bonded by friendship and their sense of purpose to tell the truth. They risked their lives and used their camera lenses to tell the world of the brutality and violence associated with the first free elections in post Apartheid South Africa in the early 90s. This intense political period brought out their best work (two won Pulitzers during the...
The Beast Pageant
- 74 min
Abraham lives deep in the heart of an industrial wasteland. His only companion is a giant machine. Inside the machine is a man and a woman who take care of Abraham's every need. Abraham drifts through daily life until a tiny singing cowboy bursts from his stomach and leads him into the wild.
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The Chosen One
- 101 min
A man finally finds faith in himself after the rest of world puts its faith in him; the sole being on earth who can save mankind from its own destruction - The Chosen One.
The City Below
- 105 min
A man wooing a married woman uses unscrupulous advantage to win her over in this drama from director Christoph Hochhausler. Olli (Mark Waschke) had been out of work for many months before landing a job with Lobau Bank, a powerful finance firm based in Frankfurt. Olli and his wife Svenja (Nicolette Krebitz) relocate to the city, and they haven't been there long when she meets Roland (Robert Hunger-Buehler), a man who is clearly attracted to her. A few days later, Roland and Svenja once again...
- 112 min
One of the most shocking and shameful episodes in Chinese history is reenacted with painful accuracy in this historical drama. In the mid-1950s, Chinese scholars, authors, and political analysts were invited to share their ideas about the nation's policies and progress as part of a campaign launched by Mao Zedong; however, a few years later, those who had been foolish enough to express skepticism about Communism or China's leaders found themselves sentenced to "re-education camps" in the Gobi...
- 79 min
A group of teachers must defend themselves from a gang of murderous kids when their school comes under siege after hours.
- 103 min
In a small, remote mountain top primary school in the Kenyan bush, hundreds of children are jostling for a chance for the free education newly promised by the Kenyan government. One new applicant causes astonishment when he knocks on the door of the school. He is Maruge, an old Mau Mau veteran in his eighties, who is desperate to learn to read at this late stage of his life. He fought for the liberation of his country and now feels he must have the chance of an education so long denied—even...
- 78 min
The Freebie centers on Darren (Shepard) and Annie (Aselton), a young married couple with an enviable relationship built on love trust and communication. Darren and Annie still enjoy each other’s company and laugh at each other’s jokes, but, unfortunately, they can’t remember the last time they had sex. When a dinner party conversation leads to an honest discussion about the state of their love life, and when a sexy bikini photo shoot leads to crossword puzzles instead of sex, they begin...
The Happy Poet
- 85 min
A comedy about a guy who starts a vegetarian food stand—but it could be about anyone who wants to do anything, and throws him or herself into making it happen. It’s also about survival versus kindness/generosity/idealism—and how life is often a balancing act between these things. Bill, the main character, is a somewhat impractical, idealistic dreamer, and Donnie, his new friend, is a survivor,” says director Gordon, who plays the lead character, Bill.
The Holy Roller
- 88 min
A struggling preacher is tricked into starting a church in a nightclub by its unscrupulous owner, who sees it as a way to repay his gambling debts to an underworld boss. Things go from bad to worse when the underworld boss sends his number one hit-man to clean up the situation.
The Kindergarten Shuffle
- 94 min
A young mother discovers that New York City School choice is really school chance as she endeavors to find a Kindergarten for her five year old son.
The Legend of Beaver Dam
- 12 min
When a ghost story around the campfire awakens an evil monster, it's up to nerdy Danny Zigwitz to be the hero and save his fellow campers from a bloody massacre. Crank up the volume and get ready to scream along to this musical gore-fest in the woods. Heads will rock'n'roll! Written by Anonymous
The Legend of Bruce Lee
- 183 min
The story of the legendary martial arts icon Bruce Lee following him from Hong Kong to America and back again.