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  • The Fallen Idol

    Directed by Carol Reed • 1948 • United Kingdom
    Starring Ralph Richardson, Michèle Morgan

    THE FALLEN IDOL was the first of three masterpieces to result from the legendary meeting of director Carol Reed and writer Graham Greene, who together would also create THE THIRD MAN and OUR MAN IN HAVANA...

  • Unrelated

    Directed by Joanna Hogg • 2007 • United Kingdom
    Starring Kathryn Worth, Tom Hiddleston

    Anna (Kathryn Worth) arrives in Italy to stay with her school friend Verena (Mary Roscoe) and her family in their rented villa in Tuscany. Her partner Alex was meant to accompany her, but Anna tells Verena...

  • On the Beach at Night Alone

    Directed by Hong Sang-soo • 2017 • South Korea

    Art imitates life in this quietly devastating masterpiece from Hong Sang-soo. Kim Minhee (The Handmaiden, Right Now, Wrong Then)—in the role that won her the Silver Bear for best actress in Berlin—plays Younghee, an actress reeling in the aftermat...

  • Man’s Castle

    Directed by Frank Borzage • 1933 • United States
    Starring Spencer Tracy, Loretta Young, Marjorie Rambeau

    Finding her homeless and half-starved, happy-go-lucky wanderer Bill (Spencer Tracy) takes in Trina (Loretta Young) to stay with him and the other eccentric denizens of a New York City shan...

  • River of Grass

    Directed by Kelly Reichardt • 1994 • United States
    Starring Lisa Bowman, Larry Fessenden

    Kelly Reichardt’s darkly funny debut feature brought the writer-director back to the suburban landscape of southern Florida, where she grew up with her detective father and narcotics-agent mother. Shot on...

  • Daddy Longlegs

    Directed by Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie • 2010 • United States
    Starring Ronald Bronstein, Eleonore Hendricks

    A bittersweet comedy about an unconventional father of two young boys hilariously trying to be a responsible parent–and failing every time.

  • Wendy and Lucy

    Directed by Kelly Reichardt • 2008 • United States
    Starring Michelle Williams

    This emotionally wrenching and politically trenchant road film cemented Kelly Reichardt’s status as one of the most highly-regarded auteurs of contemporary cinema. Wendy Carroll (Michelle Williams) is driving to Ket...

  • The Pleasure of Being Robbed

    Directed by Josh Safdie • 2008 • United States
    Starring Eleonore Hendricks

    Josh Safdie’s feature debut, THE PLEASURE OF BEING ROBBED centers on the comedic misadventures of an eccentric young kleptomaniac.

  • Meek’s Cutoff

    Directed by Kelly Reichardt • 2010 • United States
    Starring Michelle Williams, Bruce Greenwood, Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan

    Kelly Reichardt’s stark and poetic drama is set in 1845, the earliest days of the treacherous Oregon Trail. A wagon train of three families has hired mountain man Stephen Meek ...

  • The Third Man

    Directed by Carol Reed • 1949 • United Kingdom
    Starring Joseph Cotten, Orson Welles, Alida Valli

    Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime—and thus begins this l...

  • Exhibition

    Directed by Joanna Hogg • 2013 • United Kingdom
    Starring Viv Albertine, Liam Gillick, Tom Hiddleston

    When D and H decide to sell the home they have loved and lived in for two decades, they begin a process of saying goodbye to their shared history under the same roof. The upheaval causes anxi...

  • Archipelago

    Directed by Joanna Hogg • 2010 • United Kingdom
    Starring Tom Hiddleston, Kate Fahy, Lydia Leonard

    ARCHIPELAGO is a quietly devastating portrayal of a family in emotional crisis. Edward (Tom Hiddleston) is preparing to leave for a year of volunteer work in Africa. His mother (Kate Fahy) and h...

  • I Killed My Mother

    Directed by Xavier Dolan • 2009 • Canada
    Starring Ann Dorval, Xavier Dolan

    This semi-autobiographical first feature by Xavier Dolan premiered at Cannes when the writer-director-star was only twenty years old. Hubert Minel (Dolan) is a sixteen-year-old Québécois living in suburban Montreal wi...

  • The Day He Arrives

    Directed by Hong Sang-soo • 2011 • South Korea
    Starring Yoo Joon-sang, Kim Sang-jung, Song Seon-mi

    A film director who no longer makes films, Seong-jun, arrives in Seoul to meet a close friend. When the friend doesn’t show up, Seong-jun wanders the city aimlessly. He runs into an actress he u...

  • Claire’s Camera

    Directed by Hong Sang-soo • 2017 • South Korea, France
    Starring Isabelle Huppert, Kim Min-hee

    A refreshingly sunny performance from Isabelle Huppert is at the center of this comic charmer from South Korean master Hong Sang-soo. Huppert plays Claire, a schoolteacher with a camera (that might b...

  • The Night of the Shooting Stars

    Directed by Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani • 1982 • Italy
    Starring Omero Antonutti, Margarita Lozano

    Set during the summer of 1944 in a small Tuscan town caught between the retreating German forces and the advancing American army, this cinematic fable is one of the Taviani brothers’ most ...

  • Kaos

    Directed by Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani • 1984 • Italy
    Starring Margarita Lozano, Claudio Bigagli

    With this free adaptation of several works by Luigi Pirandello’s, the Taviani brothers constructed an ethereal odyssey into the Sicilian landscape. Structured as four stories and an epilog...

  • Padre padrone

    Directed by Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani • 1977 • Italy
    Starring Omero Antonutti, Saverio Marconi

    Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 1977 Cannes Film Festival, this classic by the Taviani brothers is based on an autobiography by Gavino Ledda, “The One That Got Away.” Gavino is six when his...

  • True Stories

    Directed by David Byrne • 1986 • United States
    Starring David Byrne, John Goodman, Spalding Gray

    Music icon David Byrne was inspired by tabloid headlines to make his sole foray into feature-film directing, an ode to the extraordinariness of ordinary American life and a distillation of what wa...

  • Manny & Lo

    Directed by Lisa Krueger • 1996 • United States
    Starring Scarlett Johansson, Aleksa Palladino, Mary Kay Place

    An eleven-year-old Scarlett Johansson received her first starring role in this charmingly oddball road movie, in which she plays one half of a pair of orphaned sisters who run away fr...

  • Trainspotting

    Directed by Danny Boyle • 1996 • United Kingdom
    Starring Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle

    Danny Boyle’s electrifying 1996 adaptation of the cult novel by Irvine Welsh is a heady tour through Edinburgh’s scuzzy eighties underground, where Renton, an aimless young man, bounces fr...

  • American Gigolo

    Directed by Paul Schrader • 1980 • United States
    Starring Richard Gere, Lauren Hutton, Hector Elizondo

    Decked out in Armani, Julian Kaye (Richard Gere, in his star-making role) is shallow, narcissistic, and utterly irresistible, a male escort who caters to the needs of bored, rich, middle-age...

  • The Emigrants

    Directed by Jan Troell • 1971 • Sweden
    Starring Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann

    This monumental mid-nineteenth-century epic from Jan Troell charts, over the course of two films, a Swedish farming family’s voyage to America and their efforts to put down roots in this beautiful but forbidding new world...

  • The New Land

    Directed by Jan Troell • 1972 • Sweden
    Starring Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann

    This monumental mid-nineteenth-century epic from Jan Troell charts, over the course of two films, a Swedish farming family’s voyage to America and their efforts to put down roots in this beautiful but forbidding new world...