21st Century Cinema
Successful Thawing of Mr. Moro
Directed by Jerry Carlsson • 2021 • Sweden
Starring Richard Sseruwagi, Doreen Ndagire, Lisette Pagler
When Mr. Moro finds out that his ex-partner Adrian, who has been cryogenically preserved for the past forty-three years, will be thawed and brought back to life, he must confront his complex feelings about a relationship he thought had ended long ago.
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The Clay Bird
Directed by Tareque Masud • 2002 • Bangladesh
Starring Nurul Haque, Russell Farazi, Jayanto Chattopadhyay
Set during the turbulent late-1960s period leading up to Bangladesh’s independence from Pakistan, this lyrical drama tells the story of a family torn apart by religion and war. Anu (Nurul Is...
The Village Detective: A Song Cycle
Directed by Bill Morrison • 2021 • United States
Starring Gísli Fannar Gylfason, Erlendur Sveinsson, Peter Bagrov
During the summer of 2016, a fishing boat off the shores of Iceland made a most curious catch: four reels of 35 mm film, seemingly of Soviet provenance. Unlike the film find explored...
Directed by Alain Gagnol and Jean-Loup Felicioli • 2015 • France, Belgium
Starring Jared Padalecki, Vincent D’Onofrio, Melissa Disney
This animated noir caper is a stylish, heart-thumping adventure that prowls the shadowy streets and alleyways of New York and swoops and soars above the greatest ...