No studio strings equals no-holds-barred filmmaking.
In the cruel world of junior high, two friends suffer in a state of anxiety and alienation. Misunderstood by their families and demoralized at school, their fury simmers quietly until an idea for vengeance offers them a terrifying release.
At 26, an exiled Karl Marx meets Friedrich Engels, the son of a powerful factory owner. Together, amidst censorship and police raids, riots and political upheavals, they preside over the birth of the transformational labor movement.
In this heart-pounding thriller, the head of the Reykjavík police department's internal affairs unit uses his investigation into a corrupt police lieutenant to take down a major crime organization. Directed by Olaf de Fleur.
A stylish thriller follows a charismatic couple who befriend a young guide during a European trip. Their friendship quickly takes a dangerous turn when it morphs into a love triangle rife with envy, obsession, and murder.
A supervisor (Brie Larson) at a group home for at-risk teens connects with a new resident (Kaitlyn Dever) while facing a personal crisis of her own. This lovingly realized film finds truth and humor in unexpected places.
The story of three radical environmentalists coming together to execute the most intense protest of their lives: the explosion of a hydroelectric dam.
This controversial, highly erotic and award-winning film explores the passionate relationship between two women over many years.
In Michael Haneke's Oscar-winning love story Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack and the couple's bond of love is severely tested.
Noah Baumach (THE SQUID & THE WHALE) directs and Greta Gerwig stars in this modern comic fable that explores New York, friendship, class, ambition, failure, and redemption.
A bittersweet story that captures a child’s-eye view of 1984 New Zealand and the treasure hunt a boy and his estranged father undertake.
An oddball group of four people form a secret society offer a peculiar, profoundly morbid, service for those whose loved ones have died - to act the part of the missing family member in their everyday lives.
Noomi Rapace plays Lisbeth Salander in the grisly Swedish adaptation of the beloved dark thriller.
In the bleak terrain of Massena, two hardened single mothers are trying to make lives for their children. They embark on an illegal venture transporting immigrants into the U.S., but when the women attempt one last run, things spiral out of control.
Winona Ryder, Christian Slater and Shannen Doherty star in this cruelly hilarious dark comedy, which became one of the biggest cult classics of the `80s.
During the post-war boom of the late '40s, Willy Loman is an aging, traveling salesman, who despairs that his life his been lived in vain. This film is directed by Volker Schlöndorff and stars Dustin Hoffman, John Malkovich and Kate Reid.
Witness Keisha Castle-Hughes extraordinary performance as Pai; a young Maori girl who fights to become the first female chief of her patriarchal New Zealand tribe.
A psychologically troubled novelty supplier is nudged towards a romance with an English woman, all the while being extorted by a phone-sex line run by a crooked mattress salesman.