A quietly contemplative, deliberately paced tale of renewal and redemption, "A Year in Mooring" sails smoothly, if not downright defiantly, far beyond the commercial mainstream.
The already marginal audience for New Age cinema is unlikely to flip for leading Mexican writer-director Maryse Sistach's misbegotten family drama "Moon Rain."
Tough love and endearing perfs can't overcome banal sports-movie cliches in Korean baseball pic "Glove."
Despite the over-familiarity of its once-trendy time-tripping plot structure, "96 Minutes" maintains a brisk pace and generates a satisfying degree of suspense.
An ironically styled "autobiography" that serves up far more than it can chew and digest.
Joe Wright's "Hanna" is an exuberantly crafted chase thriller that pulses with energy from its adrenaline-pumping first minutes to its muted bang of a finish.
This is solid festival fare that will be boosted by critical support and modest sales interest, particularly in Europe and Asia.
A perplexing slice-of-life that should serve as a calling card for its talented if wildly intemperate director, Alex Munt.
Exceptional performances by two femme leads and sensitive but unsentimental storytelling throughout.
Pic maintains a marvelous tension between a prim comedy of manners and unbridled slapstick.
Dutch black comedy is not quite a slam dunk due to a lack of modulation of escalating events but is nonetheless cleverly engaging throughout.