Edgy Comedies

For anyone who always laughs at the most inappropriate moment.

For anyone who always laughs at the most inappropriate moment.

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Stephen’s (David Mitchell) father Laurie, a local legend, has died and Stephen is set to, finally, take over the family pub and have the chance to shine. But when the charming, long lost foster son, Andrew (Robert Webb) turns up out of the blue at Laurie’s funeral, Stephen’s plans go awry.

Motherland
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A group of less-than-perfect parents reveal the chaotic, crazy and hyper-competitive sides of middle-class motherhood while doing their best to keep up and stay the course.

Baroness von Sketch Show
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This critically-acclaimed comedy series takes a fresh look at our contemporary culture. Fast paced and irreverent, BARONESS VON SKETCH SHOW satirizes our daily lives, celebrating the absurd and highlighting the down-right embarrassing. Offering a witty take on the everyday, from the pretentiousness of ordering a fancy coffee to office politics, this show holds a fun house mirror up to modern life.

Guidance
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Recently unemployed and with nothing left to lose, former child actor, David Gold, fakes his resume and gets a job as a high school guidance counselor. What's the worst that could happen? Pat Mills wrote, directed and stars in this film.

Force Majeure
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A wickedly funny psychodrama of a model Swedish family--Tomas, his wife and their children-- on a skiing holiday. An avalanche suddenly bears down on them. Tomas makes a decision that leaves him struggling to reclaim his role as family patriarch.

Richard's Wedding
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This irreverent, politically incorrect and touching film plumbs the depths of friendship and marriage. Two friends on a quest to attend a wedding in Central Park meet up with their friends only to revive old jealousies and debates.

The Dish and the Spoon
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Rose's (Greta Gerwig) life changes after discovering her husband's affair. She later crosses paths with a marooned teenager in a boarded-up Delaware beach town and begins a delicate friendship. Directed by Alison Bagnal.

Gabi On The Roof in July
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An ensemble comedy about ex-girlfriends, sibling rivalry and whipped cream set in a city that's constantly in flux. Gabi, a rambunctious undergrad, heads to NYC to spend the summer with her older brother, Sam, seeking solidarity in the wake of her parents divorce.

Visioneers
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When people in his office begin exploding from stress, George tries to ignore the epidemic and live his usual life.

Beeswax
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A vintage clothing store owner has a falling out with her business partner, and turns to her abled identical sister. From Andrew Bujalski. With Tilly and Maggie Hatcher and Alex Karpovsky.

Big Fan
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A hard-core New York Giants fan struggles to deal with the consequences when he is beaten up by his favorite player.

Silver City
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The discovery of a corpse threatens to unravel a bumbling local politician's campaign for governor of Colorado. This film by John Sayles stars Chris Cooper.

Funny Ha Ha
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Marnie drifts through life in search of romance and employment. The film paints a deft portrait of recent college graduates. The film's apparent scruffiness is a bit deceptive, as the film has both a subtle, delicate shape and a point. Widely credited as the film that birthed the mumblecore movement, writer / director Andrew Bujalski's feature debut stars Kate Dollenmayer, Christian Rudder, Jen...

Kamikaze '89
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The last performance from German filmmaking machine Rainer Werner Fassbinder, KAMIKAZE ’89 gives Fassbinder a memorably awful leopard-skin suit and sets him loose as a police officer in search of a bomb in an imagined totalitarian 1989 Berlin.