Proving a strong documentary requires more than a camera and a TV commission, "Letters to the President" has nothing new or significant to say.
The tragicomic misadventures of a Belarusian migrant laborer considerably overstay their welcome in "Help Gone Mad."
"Pink" is a slight, languidly paced modern fairy tale that oh-so-mildly sends up domestic stereotypes.
Cardboard characters and severe problems of tone fatally flaw this awkward relationship drama.
"North" follows an anxious, dejected 30-year-old as he reluctantly journeys through spectacular arctic landscapes.
A continent-hopping drama about parents, globalization and the disconnect between rich and poor.
Gorgeous, painterly images (shot with a 1920x1080-format HD camera) of fields, forests and running water contrast with the ugly, ordered confines of suburbia.
The movie casts a revealing light on the elaborate culture of deceit that's part and parcel of modern Iranian society.
Despite considerable technical craft and powerhouse thesps, script fails to connect emotionally.
The torments of adolescence intensify for a sensitive Swedish teen who learns her mother's cancer is terminal.
"The Blessing," follows a young woman with a bad case of postpartum depression who has yet to come to terms with her own cold, critical, controlling mother.