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Filming Desire - A Journey Through Women in Cinema
In this bold documentary Marie Mandy asks the question: how do women directors film love, desire, and, especially, sexuality? In rare interviews with many of the leading women directors working in the world today, FILMING DESIRE directly engages the sexual…
Milford Graves: Full Mantis - The Life and Work of the Renowned Percussionist
A portrait of renowned percussionist Milford Graves, exploring his kaleidoscopic creativity and relentless curiosity. The film draws the viewer through the artist's lush garden and ornate home, into the martial arts dojo in his backyard and the laboratory in his…
Being Frank - The Chris Sievey Story
A documentary about the life of eccentric comedian Chris Sievey who wore a huge paper mache' head and whose true identity was a closely guarded secret until after he died. BEING FRANK tells the twisted tale of a split personality,…
Little Annie Rooney
Mary Pickford plays a "tomboy of the tenements" in this comedy drama which she also wrote. Co-starring William Haynes and a wide ranging multi-ethnic cast, LITTLE ANNIE ROONEY met with huge critical and commercial success, proving fans and critics alike…
Matangi / Maya / M.I.A. - An Intimate Portrait of the Critically Acclaimed Artist and Musician
Drawn from a cache of personal video recordings from the past 22 years, this award winning documentary is a startlingly personal profile of the critically acclaimed artist, chronicling her remarkable journey from refugee immigrant to pop star. Never one to…
Shalom Bollywood - The Untold Story of Indian Cinema
A celebration of the all-singing, all-dancing history of Indian cinema, SHALOM BOLLYWOOD reveals the unlikely story of the 2000 year old Indian Jewish community and its formative place in shaping the world's largest film industry. Official Selection at the UK…
The Museum - The Life and Art of the Israel Museum
The Museum is a film that seeks to explore the Israeli soul through the galleries, storerooms and visitors of the Israel Museum, Israel's most important cultural institution. With a trenchant, ironic eye THE MUSEUM follows the visitors, observes the observers,…
Tales from the Gimli Hospital
Guy Maddin's outrageously bizarre debut was one of the big hits of the 1980s midnight movie circuit. Reckless envy, unconsummated passions and necrophilia set the tone for these surreal tales shared by two patients confined during a turn-of-the-century smallpox epidemic.
McQueen - The Life and Career of Fashion Designer Alexander McQueen
A personal look at the extraordinary life, career and artistry of Alexander McQueen. Through exclusive interviews with his closest friends and family, recovered archives, exquisite visuals and music, "McQueen" is an authentic celebration and thrilling portrait of an inspired yet…
Mad Hot Ballroom - New York Youth Compete in a Ballroom Dance Competition
The award-winning documentary that follows New York City fourth and fifth graders as they journey into the world of competitive ballroom dance. Winner of the Celebrate New York Award at the Gotham Awards. Winner of Best Documentary at the Philadelphia…
Forgetting Vietnam - A Film Essay Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War
One of the myths surrounding the creation of Vietnam involves a fight between two dragons whose intertwined bodies fell into the South China Sea and formed Vietnam's curving S-shaped coastline. Influential feminist theorist and filmmaker Trinh T. Minh-ha's lyrical film…
Womanhouse - Feminist Art in the 1970s
A historic documentary about one of the most important feminist cultural events of the 1970s. Judy Chicago (best-known as the creator of THE DINNER PARTY) and Miriam Shapiro rented an old Hollywood mansion and altered its interior through decor and…
From Here to There: Episode 5
Part of the Series: Agnes Varda: From Here to There
Varda vists the Maillol Museum in Paris on the occasion of a Vanitas exhibit. Then Mexico, for a conversation with filmmaker Carlos Reygadas (Japon, Silent Light, Post Tenebras Lux), who shares his interests and ideas on film. Finally, Los Angeles…
From Here to There: Episode 2
Part of the Series: Agnes Varda: From Here to There
A visit with artist Miguel Barcelo who shows Varda the unique tools he's developed for his paintings. A trip to Brussels for the inauguration of the Magritte Museum. A talk with friend and designer Hans Ulrich Obrist, creator of Varda's…
From Here to There: Episode 3
Part of the Series: Agnes Varda: From Here to There
Trips to Cologne, then Saint Petersburg, where Varda talks with the famously-guarded Alexander Sokurov, and Art Basel. Lunch with sculptor Christian Boltanski and artist Annette Messager. A chat with Helene Louvart, cinematographer on Beaches of Agnes, and also for Wim…
From Here to There: Episode 4
Part of the Series: Agnes Varda: From Here to There
On Sete, in the Mediterranean, Varda talks with an old friend, artist Pierre Soulages, on his terrace overlooking the sea. A visit to Angela and Daniel, two brothers she met years ago while working on her famous Cabin on the…
Agnes Varda: From Here to There
The much-anticipated follow up to Agnes Varda's The Beaches of Agnes , FROM HERE TO THERE is a five-part documentary series that chronicles the peerless and indefatigable director's travels around the world, meeting friends, artists and filmmakers, for an expansive…
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From Here to There: Episode 1
Part of the Series: Agnes Varda: From Here to There
A visit to Chris Marker's apartment, a conversation about art and media - and a journey into Second Life. A train to Nantes for a celebration of Jacques Demy, on the 20th anniversary of his death, and his landmark film…
Perpetuum
A ball goes its way in this experimental animated short.
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An unknown girl breaks out of her daily grind by undergoing an intense audio-visual trip. Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival .