Iskam Amerika 1991

Iskam Amerika 1991

Iskam Amerika 1991

Iskam Amerika 1991
1h 25min | Drama | 12 December 1991 (Bulgaria)

Storyline:

A film director goes back to the place where he was born to shoot a film about his father – a resistance hero. The childhood memories prove painful, the meetings with the old friends, who have changed beyond recognition, are a distressing experience. After the director sees how the time has been ruined their lives, he realizes he is never going to make the film about his father…

Continue reading

The Yellow Balloon 1953

The Yellow Balloon 1953

The Yellow Balloon 1953

The Yellow Balloon 1953
1h 16min | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 4 October 1953 (USA)

Storyline:

One of two young boys accidentally falls to his death when playing in a bombed-out London neighborhood. Frankie, the survivor feels guilty about his friend’s death. Len, a petty thief who has just killed a pub owner during a botched robbery, learns of the accident. He poses as Frankie’s friend and blackmails the boy into stealing from his parents to finance Len’s escape. When Len decides that Frankie may know enough to connect him with the murder, he decides to silence the boy in a tense “hide and seek” chase through the ruins.

Continue reading

No Ordinary Shepherd 2014

No Ordinary Shepherd 2014

No Ordinary Shepherd 2014

No Ordinary Shepherd 2014
TV-G | 24min | Short, Drama | Video 3 November 2014

Storyline:

As the sun beams brightly on the hills surrounding Palestine, one young shepherd boy thoughtfully considers the significance of the day. The child, crippled in a terrible accident, has always treasured his shepherd father’s tale of that starlit night so many years before – a night filled with the wonder of angelic heralds and a tiny Bethlehem stable sheltering the chosen Messiah. Now, years since that sacred event, tales of Jesus of Nazareth’s miraculous birth touch the young boy’s faith. When he meets the gentle stranger in the hills – a man strangely familiar to him – the faithful young shepherd encounters a miracle of his own.

Continue reading

Grimm Love 2006

Grimm Love 2006

Grimm Love 2006

Grimm Love 2006
Rohtenburg (original title)
R | 1h 27min | Crime, Drama, Horror | 18 June 2009 (Germany)

Storyline:

In Germany, as graduate student Katie Armstrong researches cannibal killer Oliver Hagen for her thesis, she becomes obsessed with her subject and ultimately plunges into a lifestyle similar to Hagen’s and the thousands of people like him.

Continue reading

Naked Animals 2020

Naked Animals 2020

Naked Animals 2020

Naked Animals 2020
Nackte Tiere (original title)
1h 23min | Drama | 17 September 2020 (Germany)

Storyline:

Five young people in provincial Germany. They run into each other and away from each other. They kiss and they fight. It’s their last winter together before they leave school, after that it’s stay or go. A feature film debut of enormous intensity.

Continue reading

Port Authority 2019

Port Authority 2019

Port Authority 2019

Port Authority 2019
R | 1h 41min | Drama | 28 May 2021 (USA)

Storyline:

Port Authority is a love story set in New York’s kiki ballroom scene, and follows Paul, a 20 year old midwesterner, who arrives at the central bus station and quickly catches eyes with Wye, a 22 year old girl voguing on the sidewalk. After Paul seeks her out in secret, an intense love between them blossoms. But when Paul discovers Wye is trans, he is forced to confront his own identity and what it means to belong.

Continue reading

The Male Gaze: Nocturnal Instincts 2021

The Male Gaze: Nocturnal Instincts 2021

The Male Gaze: Nocturnal Instincts 2021

The Male Gaze: Nocturnal Instincts 2021
1h 38min | Drama | 15 March 2021 (USA)

Storyline:

Strap yourself in for an exhilarating journey into darkness with these five award-winning short films from across the globe that delve into heart-pumping escapades varying from the intensely erotic to the ultra-violent to the warm-inside feels. The night has never looked so inviting.

Continue reading