Leaving May 31

  • Un flic

    Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville • 1972 • France
    Starring Alain Delon, Richard Crenna, Catherine Deneuve

    Jean-Pierre Melville’s final film finds the legendary director paring his minimalist-cool style down to its essence as an impassive police detective (Alain Delon) and a daring bank robber (Ri...

  • Wuthering Heights

    Directed by Andrea Arnold • 2011 • United Kingdom
    Starring Kaya Scodelario, James Howson

    Andrea Arnold’s WUTHERING HEIGHTS is an excitingly fresh and elemental take on the classic novel by Emily Brontë. An epic love story, the film follows Heathcliff, a boy taken in by a benevolent Yorkshire far...

  • The Juniper Tree

    Directed by Nietzchka Keene • 1990 • Iceland
    Starring Björk, Bryndis Petra Bragadóttir, Valdimar Örn Flygenring

    The late, unsung visionary Nietzchka Keene made her stark, stunning feature debut with this medieval-set fable of witchcraft and persecution. Loosely based on the Brothers Grimm fairy ...

  • Still

    Directed by Nietzchka Keene • 1978 • United States

    Nietzchka Keene evokes a woman’s fractured inner world in this enigmatic portrait composed in water, mirrors, and blood.

  • Hinterland

    Directed by Nietzchka Keene • 1981 • United States

    The relationship between an embittered farm woman and her orphaned niece reaches a breaking point in this dark, psychological pastoral.

  • Aves

    Directed by Nietzchka Keene • 1998 • United States

    A stop-motion menagerie of birds illuminate a nun’s spiritual ecstasy and terror in this experimental animated work set to the music of Christian mystic Hildegard von Bingen.

  • Everyone Else

    Directed by Maren Ade • 2009 • Germany
    Starring Lars Eidinger, Birgit Minichmayr, Nicole Marischka

    On vacation in the Mediterranean, a young couple find their relationship pushed to the brink in this smart, sexy drama from acclaimed filmmaker Maren Ade. On the surface, Chris and Gitti appear to ...

  • The Forest for the Trees

    Directed by Maren Ade • 2003 • Germany
    Starring Eva Löbau, Daniela Holtz, Jan Neumann

    Bursting with idealism, Melanie Pröschle (Eva Löbau), leaves home to start her teaching career, armed with alternative methods and bright-eyed optimism. On her first day of classes, she gives an ambitious speec...

  • Of Human Bondage

    Directed by John Cromwell • 1934 • United States
    Starring Leslie Howard, Bette Davis, Frances Dee

    Bette Davis rose from the ranks of Warner Bros. contract players to become a screen superstar when she was loaned out to RKO to appear in John Cromwell’s adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham’s OF HUMAN...

  • Hell's House

    Directed by Howard Higgin • 1932 • United States
    Starring Bette Davis, Pat O’Brien, Junior Durkin

    Independently produced by Bennie Zeidman, this pre-Code melodrama captured Bette Davis and Pat O’Brien just before they were catapulted to stardom at Warner Bros. An exposé of the American penal sys...

  • Scarlet Street

    Directed by Fritz Lang • 1945 • United States
    Starring Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea

    A box-office hit (despite being banned in three states), SCARLET STREET is one of legendary director Fritz Lang’s finest American films. When middle-aged milquetoast Chris Cross (Edward G. Robinso...

  • Mauvais sang

    Directed by Leos Carax • 1986 • France
    Starring Juliette Binoche, Michel Piccoli, Denis Lavant, Julie Delpy

    With this giddily romantic, exquisitely stylized sophomore feature, Leos Carax cemented his status as one of the boldest filmmakers of his generation. In a world ravaged by STBO, a sexuall...

  • Elles

    Directed by Małgorzata Szumowska • 2011 • France, Germany, Poland
    Starring Juliette Binoche, Joanna Kulig, Anaïs Demoustier

    A provocative and raw exploration of female sexuality, director Małgorzata Szumowska’s ELLES paints an unromantic picture of upper-crust domesticity refracted through the w...

  • Murder on the Orient Express

    Directed by Sidney Lumet • 1974 • United Kingdom
    Starring Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Ingrid Bergman

    When a much-despised financier is murdered onboard the titular train, everyone’s a suspect in Sidney Lumet’s brilliantly entertaining, star-studded adaptation of the classic Agatha Christie who...

  • The Italian Job

    Directed by Peter Collinson • 1969 • United Kingdom
    Starring Michael Caine, Noël Coward, Benny Hill

    Michel Caine and Mini Coopers make a dynamite pairing in this turbocharged heist romp. Caine radiates debonair charm as the suave ex-con who—along with Noël Coward’s imprisoned crime boss—orchestr...

  • Rififi

    Directed by Jules Dassin • 1955 • France
    Starring Jean Servais, Carl Möhner, Robert Manuel

    After making such American noir classics as BRUTE FORCE and THE NAKED CITY, the blacklisted director Jules Dassin went to Paris and embarked on his masterpiece: a twisting, turning tale of four ex-cons who...

  • Separate Tables

    Directed by Delbert Mann • 1958 • United States
    Starring Deborah Kerr, Rita Hayworth, David Niven

    An all-star cast—including David Niven, Deborah Kerr, Burt Lancaster, Rita Hayworth, and Wendy Hiller—converges at an English seaside hotel where messy personal dramas and tangled love lives are gra...

  • They Call Me Mister Tibbs!

    Directed by Gordon Douglas • 1970 • United States
    Starring Sidney Poitier, Martin Landau, Barbara McNair

    In this suspenseful sequel to IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT, screen legend Sidney Poitier reprises his role as the titular investigator, who now must solve a puzzling murder in the City by the Bay...

  • The Slender Thread

    Directed by Sydney Pollack • 1965 • United States
    Starring Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Telly Savalas

    The suspense never stops mounting in this crackling, race-against-time drama, the debut from acclaimed director Sidney Pollack. Sidney Poitier stars as a student volunteer in a Seattle crisis ...

  • The Decameron

    Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini • 1971 • Italy
    Starring Franco Citti, Ninetto Davoli, Jovan Jovanovic

    Pier Paolo Pasolini weaves together a handful of Giovanni Boccaccio’s fourteenth-century moral tales in this picturesque free-for-all. THE DECAMERON explores the delectations and dark corners of...

  • The Canterbury Tales

    Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini • 1972 • Italy
    Starring Hugh Griffith, Laura Betti, Ninetto Davoli

    Eight of Geoffrey Chaucer’s lusty tales come to life on-screen in Pier Paolo Pasolini’s gutsy and delirious THE CANTERBURY TALES, which was shot in England and offers a remarkably earthy re-creatio...

  • Arabian Nights

    Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini • 1974 • Italy
    Starring Ninetto Davoli, Ines Pellegrini, Franco Citti

    Pier Paolo Pasolini traveled to Africa, Nepal, and the Middle East to realize this ambitious cinematic treatment of a selection of stories from the legendary “The Thousand and One Nights.” This ...

  • Mississippi Mermaid

    Directed by François Truffaut • 1969 • France
    Starring Catherine Deneuve, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Nelly Borgeaud

    François Truffaut brings together icons of Gallic cool Catherine Deneuve and Jean-Paul Belmondo for a noir-tinged tale of obsessive love in the tropics. Based on the novel “Waltz in Darkn...

  • Ghost World

    Directed by Terry Zwigoff • 2001 • United States
    Starring Thora Birch, Scarlett Johansson, Steve Buscemi

    Terry Zwigoff’s first fiction film, adapted from a cult-classic comic by Daniel Clowes, is an idiosyncratic portrait of adolescent alienation that is at once bleakly funny and wholly endearin...