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Girl
Determined 15-year-old Lara is committed to becoming a profession ballerina. With the support of her father, she throws herself into a quest for the absolute at a new school. Lara's adolescent frustrations and impatience are heightened as she realizes her…
Sunset
A diverse group of people grapple with the imminent probability of a nuclear strike on the east coast of the United States. Winner of the Best Feature Film Award at the Manhattan Film Festival. Winner of the Best Ensemble Award…
Pin Cushion
Peculiar mother-daughter duo, Lyn and Iona, move to a new town in the hope of finding a better life for themselves. Used to only each other for company, Iona starts to drift away from her mother after befriending a trio…
Lords of Chaos
Oslo, 1987: seventeen-year-old Oystein Aarseth (Rory Culkin) is determined to escape his idyllic Scandinavian life and create "True Norwegian black metal" with his band, MAYHEM. Under the pseudonym Euronymous, he's joined by his band-mates Hellhammer, Necrobutcher and a Swedish misfit…
Arctic
Sole-survivor of a plane crash, and stranded deep within the icy Arctic Circle, Overgard (Mads Mikkelson) spends his days surviving on the fish he can pull from beneath the ice while waiting for a rescue that may never come. When…
The Testament
Yoel, a senior Holocaust researcher, has dedicated his life to diligently studying the Nazi's methodologies across Austria and Hungary. Over the course of his research he discovers classified documents which hint to the fact that his mother is living under…
The Farewell Party - Mita Tova
Sassy, poignant and full of heart this is a compassionate, off-beat comedy about life, death and friendship. Ezikiel and his friends at a Jerusalem retirement home build a euthanasia machine to help their terminally ill friend. When rumours of the…
Rabin, The Last Day
For many Israelis, the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in 1995 marked a grim turning point for their country. In the words of the commission set up to investigate the murder, "Israeli society [would] never be the same again.…
Past Life
Two Israeli sisters unravel the shocking truth about their father's murky wartime experiences this hybrid detective thriller and heart-tugging melodrama. Unfolding in the late 1970s, PAST LIFE centres on the daughters of Holocaust survivors, combative liberal journalist Nana and her…
1945
On a summer day in 1945, an Orthodox man and his grown son return to a village in Hungary while the villagers prepare for the wedding of the town clerk's son. The townspeople - suspicious, remorseful, fearful, and cunning -…
Bethlehem
Exploring the complex friendship between Israeli secret service officer Raz, and his teenage Palestinian informant, Sanfur, who is also the brother of a senior Palestinian militant, BETHLEHEM follows Sanfur as he becomes increasingly conflicted, learning of the Israeli plan to…
David
As the son of the Imam of the local Brooklyn mosque, eleven year-old Daud has to juggle the high expectations of his Father and his feelings of isolation and difference- even from his peers in the Muslim community. Through an…
Werewolf
Blaise and Nessa are outcast methadone users in their small town. Each day they push a rusty lawnmower door-to-door begging to cut grass. Nessa plots an escape, while Blaise lingers closer to collapse. Tethered to one another, their getaway dreams…
Tormenting the Hen
When playwright Claire is invited to set her latest work at a rural theatre company, her fiance Monica tags along for a much-needed vacation. Upon encountering Mutty, an enigmatic groundskeeper with a gross lack of social boundaries, Monica's hopes for…
A Tale of Love and Darkness
It is 1945, and a young Amos Oz is living in Jerusalem with his parents. It is a difficult time for both the nation and for Oz, whose mother has put the weight of all her hopes and dreams upon…
One Week and a Day - Shavua ve Yom
As Eyal finishes the traditional Jewish week of mourning for his late son, his wife Vicky urges him to return to their routine -- but just because the shiva has ended doesn't mean it's life as usual. Nominated for the…
Felix and Meira
Meira is a Hasidic wife and mother consumed by the strict rules of her society. Felix is an eccentric French Canadian man mourning his wealthy father. When the two meet in a bakery, an unexpected friendship is born. It soon…
Waru
From eight female Maori directors come eight connected stories, each taking place at the same moment in time during the tangi (funeral) of a small boy, Waru, who has died at the hands of a caregiver. The eight stories are…
In Between - Bar Bahar
Flatmates Leila, a party animal and lawyer from a secular Muslim family, and Salma, a DJ who has yet to come out as a lesbian to her Christian family, are joined by Nour, a conservative Muslim. The three outsiders form…
Borg vs. McEnroe
It's the summer of 1980 and Bjorn Borg (Sverrir Gudnason) is the top tennis player in the world. A powerful and rigorously disciplined player, there is only one obstacle in his pursuit of a record-breaking fifth Wimbledon championship: the highly…