"Monk With a Camera" charts the improbable life path of Nicholas "Nicky" Vreeland from blue-blooded jet setter to Dalai Lama-appointed abbot of a Tibetan Buddhist monastery.
Earnest, solid if somewhat plodding at times, "The Case Against 8" follows the successful fight to have California's anti-gay-marriage Proposition 8 overturned as unconstitutional.
"3 Nights in the Desert" is a middling drama starring Amber Tamblyn, Wes Bentley and "Boardwalk Empire's" Vincent Piazza as erstwhile members of a rock band that almost made it, reuniting after…
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Fisher Stevens and Robert Nixon's documentary also serves as a biographical portrait of internationally renowned oceanographer and eco-activist Sylvia Earle, whose trailblazing career and inspiring…
Ventura Pons' "Ignasi M.," one of his rare documentaries, is a charming portrait of the highly regarded Catalonian museologist Ignasi Millet Bonaventura.
Loose and ebullient, "Tattoo" sees worlds collide as the omnisexual leader of an anarchist cabaret troupe falls in love with an 18-year-old soldier serving Brazil's military dictatorship in 1978.
Given a well-deserved editing award at Sundance for juggling a daunting number of principal threads and themes in cogent fashion, Edet Belzberg's "Watchers of the Sky" casts a wide net over mass…
"We Are the Giant" profiles seven activists involved in various national uprisings of the Arab Spring, several of whom already have high international profiles; some are now deceased or imprisoned.
"Elliot" won the jury award for best documentary feature at Slamdance, although at times you might suspect you're watching a mockumentary -- and an only moderately amusing one, at that.
The obstacles against effectively protecting battered women and prosecuting their abusers are vividly illustrated in "Private Violence."