When We Leave

When We Leave (Die Fremde) (2010) Directed by: Feo AladagStarring: Sibel Kekilli, Derya Alabora, Settar Tanriögen, Florian LukasMPAA Rating: Not RatedRun Time: 119 minutes in Turkish and German with English subtitles http://www.whenweleave.com/   When We Leave opens  ...

Of Gods and Men

Of Gods and Men Directed by Xavier BeauvoisActed by: Lambert Wilson, Michael Lonsdale, Jean-Marie Frin, Philippe Laudenbach, Xavier Maly, Jacques Herlin, Loïc Pichon, Olivier Rabourdin Running Time: 125 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated PG-13 http://www.sonyclassics.com/ofgodsandmen/ "We're like birds on a  ...

Nora’s Will

Nora's Will aka Five days Without Nora (Cinco días sin Nora) (2009) Written and directed by Mariana ChenilloStarring: Fernando Luján, Angelina Pelaez, Enrique Arreola, Ari Brickman, Juan Carlos Colombo, Marina de Tavira, Verónica LangerRun Time: 92 minutesIn Spanish  ...

Shoah

The slogan "Work Makes You Free," in German, still hangs over the entrance to the Auschwitz concentration camp Shoah The 25th Anniversary of One of the Most Complete Oral Testimonies of the Holocaust Claude Lanzmann's nine-and-a-half hour documentary,  ...

Oscar Night 2011

And the Award Goes to ... Who Cares? Before getting into an overview of the awards season in general, let's get the elephant out the room that is the disappointing Oscar show Sunday night. In fact, bringing an  ...

Vanishing on 7th Street

Vanishing on 7th Street Directed by Brad AndersonStarring:s Hayden Christenson, John Leguizamo, Thandie Newton, Jacob LatimoreWritten by Anthony JawinskiRunning Time: 85 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R for language http://vanishingon7th.foreseeing.com/ It's what they do! Or rather, what they're doing nowadays.  ...

We Are What We Are (2010)

We Are What We Are (Somos Lo Que Hay) Written and directed by Jorge Michel GrauStarring: Adrian Aguirre, Miriam BalderasRun Time: 90 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated RSpanish, with English subtitles The Family that Kills and Eats Together In his  ...

Outside the Law

Outside The Law (Hors-la- Loi) Directed by Rachid BoucharebFrance 2010Run Time: 137 minutes www.outsidethelaw.com Godard once quipped that "all you need for a movie is a girl and a gun." Rachid Bouchareb's new film Outside the Law  ...

The Illusionist

The Illusionist Original script by Jacques TatiDirected and adapted by Sylvain ChometProduced by Sally Chomet and Bob LastMPAA rating: PG   It's impossible not to be charmed by the magical medium of Sylvain Chomet's tale about an  ...

Nénette

Nénette A documentary by Nicholas Philibert Opens Friday, January 28, in San Francisco Bay Area theaters   The great apes are a fascinating species. So like our own, the resemblance captivates us. How could we not think  ...