The spirits of Aegean refugees, suicides and unbaptized babies haunt the unhappy protag of "Shadows" until he learns the way to give them eternal peace. With this, his third feature, Macedonian…
Determined to live on her own terms, a feisty, active nonagenarian designs some mischief in Polish helmer Dorota Kedzierzawska's highly aestheticized "Time to Die."
Shot in part during the 2006 summer war between Hezbollah and Israel which devastated Lebanon's infrastructure and civilian population, the docu-fiction road movie "Under the Bombs" plays like a cri…
A fatherless boy tries to tempt fate in "Tricks," a pitch-perfect portrait of working class life in a provincial town -- and of growing up as the much younger brother of an adored older sister.
An opaque headscratcher that attempts to mirror the detached, stunned state of a bereaved man whose wife died in a plane crash.
This Central Asia-set historical epic boasts breathtaking landscapes, bloody battles, and unique traditions.
An honors student turns into a high school version of Heidi Fleiss when clients request more than child-minding services in the indie misfire "The Babysitters."
Tolerance and open-mindedness trump prejudice and religious fundamentalism when a Muslim mother and daughter start working for a wheelchair-bound Jewish widow in French helmer Philippe Faucon's "Two…
The proof's missing from the pudding in playwright David Auburn's writing-helming debut, "The Girl in the Park," a tonally disparate New York City-set pic that veers uneasily between melodrama and…
Helmer Craig Gillespie's sweetly off-kilter film plays like a Coen brothers riff on Garrison Keillor's "Lake Woebegone" tales, defying its lurid premise with a gentle comic drama grounded in reality.
A provocative, searingly political updating of the Old Testament story.