As the Kingdom of Pei prepares a triumph over a rival kingdom, its military commander has to ward off enemies inside the palace walls, too.
A mesmerizing variety of powerful works from around the world competing for a Grand Jury Prize of $40,000 in cash, courtesy of Knight Foundation. The Award is given to the film that best exemplifies richness and resonance for cinema’s future, named for the marimba, a variation of a xylophone that originated in Central America and produces a deeper, richer and more resonant tone.
A chance encounter morphs into a mystery in Lee Chang-dong’s Burning, when a mysterious man named Ben confesses a dark secret hobby.
Deeply religious Pablo falls in love with another man, and his entire world starts shaking.
A delicate satire of one women’s refusal to shed her perfect façade as life as she knows it slowly crumbles around her.
Brazil, 2027. A civil servant tries to make sense of her life as evangelicalism rules over every single aspect of society.
Three aspiring screenwriters find themselves as the prime suspects of one of Italy’s biggest film producers in this comedy about the last days of the Golden Age of Italian cinema.
Modern master filmmaker Olivier Assayas probes the foibles of a quartet of middle-age friends caught in the throes of a fast-changing world.
With The Babadook, Jennifer Kent brought us an instant horror classic that used a storybook monster as a vessel to…
A young couple move to Paris at the height of the Palace years.
All his life, Eliseo has brought the magic of movies to the small rural towns in the Dominican Republic countryside via his traveling cinema caravan. When he’s not on the road or putting on a show, Eliseo is entranced by old film reels that he never shows anyone: images of a beautiful young woman he only knows through a projected film reel, a woman whose appearance makes his days brighter and his personal solitude less oppressing.