2012 February Movies

The Right to Love: An American Family (2012)

The Right to Love: An American Family

    • Unrated
    • 88 min
    • Documentary

    While the passionate debate over the legitimacy of Marriage Equality in the United States rages on, the LGBT community continues to fight for their slice of the American dream. Powered by media, religion and influential anti-gay organizations comprised of strange bedfellows, the civil right of marriage continues to be held just out of reach for many LGBT citizens. The Right To Love: An American Family chronicles one story of courage born out of the highly mediatized and controversial Prop 8...

    The Skinny (2012)

    The Skinny

      • NONE
      • 105 min
      • Comedy

      Feature film from award-winning writer/director Patrik-Ian Polk, tells the story of five black Brown University classmate s- four gay men and one lesbian - reuniting in the Big Apple for a weekend of sin, fun, secrets, lies and drama.

      The Start of Dreams

        • NONE
        • 82 min
        • Documentary

        The story of award-winning director Kenny Leon bringing aspiring teenage actors to a Broadway stage in an intense monologue competition. In a new age where Arts Education is considered expendable in such a declining economy, Leon is determined to use his celebrity and influence to expose kids across the country to the wonderful world of theater. 'The Start of Dreams' is packed with Hollywood's elite weighing in on this important art form and what it means to humanity.

        The Undershepherd (2012)

        The Undershepherd

          • 110 min
          • Drama

          Best friends LC and Roland are two young ministers, climbing the ranks at the First Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Dr. Ezekial Canon.

          The Wall (2012)

          The Wall

          • 76%
          • NONE
          • 108 min
          • Drama

          Based on Marlen Haushofer’s eponymous feminist classic novel, The Wall is a highly original exploration of solitude and survival set in a spectacularly beautiful Austrian mountain landscape. Martina Gedeck, the brilliant interpreter of the Oscar-winning The Lives Of Others, brings a rare and vivid intensity to her role as the unnamed lead character who inexplicably finds herself cut off from all human contact when an invisible, unyielding wall suddenly surrounds the countryside. Accompanied...

          This Is Where We Take Our Stand

            • Unrated
            • Documentary

            In March of 2008, 250 veterans and active duty soldiers marked the fifth anniversary of the invasion of Iraq by gathering in Washington, DC to testify from their own experience about the nature of the occupations of Afghanistan and Iraq. Inspired by the 1971 Winter Soldier Investigation held by the Vietnam Veterans Against the War, they too sought to express their opposition to those wars with their first-hand accounts, bearing witness with voices not generally heard. Our documentary is a...

            To Redemption

              • Unrated
              • 98 min

              Just another ordinary family with a very dark secret that will tear them apart.

              - Written by

              Anonymous

              Tomorrow (2012)

              Tomorrow

                • 90 min
                • Documentary

                Revered by the likes of Banksy and Brian Eno, the members of Russian collective Voina (War) have gained notoriety for public ‘actions’ that have landed their leaders in jail. In Tomorrow filmmaker and former ice-dancing champion Andrey Gryazev embeds himself with the group to create this fly-on-the-wall documentary focusing on Voina’s founders, Oleg Vorotnikov (known as Vor) and Natalia Sokol (known as Koza), along with their two-year-old son Kasper, who accompanies them on all of their...

                Una Noche (2012)

                Una Noche

                  • NONE
                  • 90 min
                  • Drama

                  Mired in the nervous desperation of Havana, Raul dreams of escaping to Miami. When accused of assault, his only option is to flee. He appeals to his best friend, Elio, to abandon everything and help him reach his destiny, 90 miles across the ocean. Elio's commitment is tested when he is torn between protecting his sister and his own desire to get out. On this one night, full of hope and fraught with tensions, they face the biggest challenge of their lives.

                  Unicorn City (2012)

                  Unicorn City

                    • PG
                    • 98 min
                    • Comedy

                    Game developer, Warlocks of the Beach, has offered Voss, an unemployed table-top gamer, the chance at a management position if he can demonstrate real leadership abilities. Given one week to prove himself, Voss convinces Marsha, a long-time gamer friend, to help him entice the guild into his scheme to get a job, and he creates Unicorn City. However, Shadow Hawk, Voss' nemesis, shows up, and knowing exactly what buttons to push, challenges Voss to a battle of wits.

                    In one fair swoop Voss...

                    War Witch (2012)

                    War Witch

                    • 95%
                    • NONE
                    • 90 min
                    • Drama

                    Komona (Rachel Mwanza) is only 12 years old when she is kidnapped by rebel soldiers and enslaved to a life of guerrilla warfare in the African jungle. Forced to commit unspeakable acts of brutality, she finds hope for survival in protective, ghost-like visions (inspiring a rebel chief to anoint her "War Witch"), and in a tender relationship with a fellow soldier named Magician (Serge Kanyinda). Together, they manage to escape the rebels' clutches, and a normal life finally seems within reach....

                    Wildness (2012)

                    Wildness

                      • NR
                      • 74 min
                      • Documentary

                      Depicts the creativity and conflict that arises when queer avant-garde performance artists intersect with a community of transgender immigrant women at historic Los Angeles bar Silver Platter.

                      Windfall (2012)

                      Windfall

                      • 72%
                      • NONE
                      • 82 min
                      • Documentary

                      Wind power...it's sustainable...it limits our dependence on foreign oil...it produces no air pollution. Who could object to wind energy? That's what the people of Meredith, NY first thought when a shadowy wind developer looked to supplement the rural farm town's failing economy with a wind energy farm-that of 40 industrial wind turbines. Windfall, Laura Israel's probing feature-length film documents how this proposal brutally divides Meredith's residents, as they fight over the future of their...