56 Up

The cast of real characters in 56 Up 56 Up A Documenary directed by Michael AptedRunning time: 144 minutesMPAA rating: Not Rated firstrunfeatures.com/56up Nearly a half century ago, British director Michael Apted directed "Seven UP," the first of what  ...

The Rabbi’s Cat

The Rabbi's Cat Animated film by Joann Sfar and Antoine Delesvaux Based on the comic novel by Joann Sfar Written by Sandrina Jardel Voices: Francois Morel, Maurice Benichou, Hafsia Herzi, Francois Damiens Run Time: 89 minutes French with subtitles  ...

Amour

Emmanuelle Riva and Jean-Louis Trintingnant play a married couple facing life's end in "Amour" Amour Written and directed by Michael HanekeStarring: Emmanuelle Riva, Jean-Louis Trintingnant, Isabelle HuppertRun Time: 127 minutesMPAA Rating: PG13www.sonyclassics.com/amour/ The amour in Austrian director Michael Haneke's  ...

Lore

Lore Directed by Cate ShortlandWritten by Cate Shortland and Robin MukherjeeStarring: Saskia Rosendahl, Kai MalinaRun Time: 108 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated http://www.transmissionfilms.com.au/index.php/lore/ A rarely seen part of history, "Lore" tells the story through the eyes of Lore  ...

12 Films From the Arab Film Festival

12 Films From The Arab Film Festival 13-23 October 2012San Francisco. San Jose. Berkeley. Los Angeleswww.arabfilmfestival.org Who would have thought that the wave of revolutions sweeping the world would have started in the supposedly backward even primitive Middle  ...

Lincoln

Daniel Day-Lewis portraying the president in Spielberg's "Lincoln" Lincoln Directed by Steven SpielbergWritten by Tony KushnerStarring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Tommy Lee Jones, David StrathairnLanguage: EnglishRun Time: 120 minRating: Rated PG-13 http://www.thelincolnmovie.com/ Fresh on the heels of what seemed like a  ...

Sister

Gillian Anderson as the sister in Ursula Meier's film Sister (L'enfant d'en haut) Director: Ursula MeierWriters: Ursula Meier, Antoine JaccoudStarring: Kacey Mottet Klein, Lea Seydoux, Gillian AndersonLanguage: French with English subtitlesRun Time: 97 min French-Swiss director Ursula Meier drew  ...

Brooklyn Castle

Brooklyn Castle Director/Producer: Katie DellamaggioreStarring five members of the chess club at I.S. 318, chess teacher/coach - Elizabeth Vicary, assistant principal/coach - John GalvinRun Time: 101 minutesMPAA rating: Rated PG http://www.brooklyncastle.com/ In the Williamsburg/Greenpoint section of Brooklyn, New  ...

Holy Motors

Holy Motors (2012) Directed by: Leos CaraxStarring: Denis Lavant, Edith Scob, Kylie MinogueMPAA rating: Not RatedRun Time: 115 minutes http://holymotorsfilm.com/ Denis Lavant as one of several characters in Leos Carax's "Holy Motors" Like Terrence Malick and the late Stanley  ...

The Loneliest Planet

Gael Garcia Bernal and Hani Furstenberg on vacation in Georgia The Loneliest Planet Written and directed by Julia LoktevStarring: Gael Garcia Bernal, Hani Furstenberg, Bidzina GujabidzeRun Time: 113 minutesMPAA rating: Unrated The arresting sight of a nude Nica (Hani  ...