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  • Alena - Based on the internationally acclaimed graphic novel, ALENA is a psychological thriller about revenge. From the KimStim Collection.

  • Almayer's Folly - Narrative film adaptation by Chantal Akerman of Joseph Conrad’s first novel, following a European man living in Southeast Asia and his half-indigenous daughter.

  • Biophilic Design - An innovative way of designing the places where we live, work and learn, pointing the way toward creating healthy and productive habitats for modern humans. From Bullfrog Films.

  • A Boatload of Wild Irishmen - The life and work of legendary director Robert Flaherty ("Nanook of the North"), the "father of documentary."

  • Bridgend - A narrative based on a mysterious suicide cluster that took place in Bridgend County, a small former coal-mining province in Wales. From the KimStim Collection.

  • Chantal Akerman Four Films
  • Chantal Akerman Four Films - Four documentaries spanning two decades are included in this 5-disc box set, with a 16-page booklet and bonus film about the late filmmaker.

  • The Chef's Wife - Karin Viard and Emmanuelle Devos star together for the first time as two women who want more out of life-at work and at home. From Distrib Films.

  • Come Hell or High Water - When the graves of former slaves are bulldozed in Mississippi, a native son returns to protect the community they settled. From Bullfrog Films.

  • Creepy - Based on the award-winning novel by Yutaka Maekawa, Kiyoshi Kurosawa's newest film braids plot twists on top of plot twists and shock on top of shock. From the KimStim Collection.

  • Dreams Rewired - With material from hundreds of films, traces the anxieties of today's hyper-connected world back a hundred years. Narration, Tilda Swinton.

  • Gabo: The Creation of Gabriel García Márquez - The story of Gabriel García Márquez, author of One Hundred Years of Solitude and Nobel Prize winner.

  • Five Films by Patricio Guzmán - Five of the master documentarian’s seminal works in an 8-disc boxset, with a 24-page booklet and bonus film about Guzmán.

  • The Homestretch - Three homeless teens in Chicago fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future. From Bullfrog Films.

  • Homo Sapiens - Abandoned landscapes of urban decay portend an ominous future in this wordless documentary. From the KimStim Collection.

  • I, Anna - The lives of a beautiful divorcee and a troubled detective intersect during the investigation of a vicious murder in London. From the KimStim Collection.

  • I Don't Belong Anywhere: The Cinema of Chantal Akerman - Explores the filmmaker's 40 plus films and charts the sites of her peregrinations.

  • In the Steps of Trisha Brown - Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet learn choreographer Trisha Brown’s seminal 1979 dance "Glacial Decoy."

  • The Iron Ministry - Filmed over three years on what will soon be the world's largest railway network, traces the vast interiors of China on the move. From the dGenerate Films Collection.

  • The Next Big Thing - The contemporary art world is changing dramatically. How are collectors, museum directors, dealers and artists responding to transformations in the market?

  • Just a Sigh - An imaginative and lushly filmed Parisian romance, with masterful performances by Emmanuelle Devos and her acclaimed co-star Gabriel Byrne. From Distrib Films.

  • Just Eat It - Filmmakers and food lovers Jen and Grant dive into the issue of food waste from farm, through retail, all the way to the back of their own fridge.

  • Lamb - Ephraim, a half-Jewish Ethiopian boy, will do anything to save his pet in this subtle drama. From the KimStim Collection.

  • The Mafia Kills Only in Summer - A semi-autobiographical romantic comedy of childhood and first love, set in the tumultuous world of 1970s Italy. From Distrib Films.

  • On the Way to School - Follows four children on their long and challenging journeys to school, in Kenya, Morocco, India and Argentina. From Distrib Films.

  • Paths of the Soul - An astonishing journey of redemption, faith, and devotion, following a group of villagers who leave their families and homes to make a Buddhist "bowing pilgrimage" to the holy capital of Tibet.

  • Saving Mes Aynak
  • Saving Mes Aynak - Afghan archaeologist Qadir Temori races against time to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site from imminent demolition.

  • The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger - The artist, intellectual and storyteller John Berger is the subject of four essay films by Tilda Swinton and the Derek Jarman Lab.

  • Shadows of Liberty - Reveals the extraordinary truth behind the news media: censorship, cover-ups and corporate control. From Bullfrog Films.

  • The Silence of Mark Rothko - With his imposing canvasses, pure color and texture, Mark Rothko sought to express fundamental human emotions.

  • Tharlo - Tibetan director Pema Tseden adapts his own novella about the story of a Tibetan shepherd's encounter with the big city. From the dGenerate Films Collection.

  • Three Sisters - Three little sisters live alone in a small village in the high mountains of the Yunnan region, spending their days working in the fields or wandering in the village. From the dGenerate Films Collection.

  • To Tell the Truth - Two films that place familiar historical events in a startling new perspective and help viewers understand the choices behind, and consequences of, on-screen "reality."

  • Under the Sun
  • Under the Sun - A fascinating portrait of one North Korean girl and her parents in the year as she prepares to join the Korean Children's Union on Kim Jong-Il's birthday.

  • Utopia - A rare and powerful insight into the indigenous first people of Australia, the oldest, most enduring presence on Earth. From Bullfrog Films.

Upcoming Releases

  • Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch - Angela Sun reveals the effects of our rabid plastic consumption as she investigates The Great Pacific Garbage Patch. (Release date: July 2017)

  • Mali Blues - Four dynamic Malian mnusicians use their music to stand up to religoius extremism. (Release date: July 2017)

  • The Country Doctor - When a countryside doctor finds out that he suffers from a serious illness, he is left with no choice but to find a replacement. From Distrib Films. (Release date: July 2017)

  • Chantal Akerman by Chantal Akerman - A self-portrait by experimental narrative and feminist Belgian filmmaker Chantal Akerman. (Release date: August 2017)

  • In the Shadow of Women - A close look at infidelity and the particular, divergent ways in which it's experienced and understood by men and women. Directed by Philippe Garrel. From Distrib Films. (Release date: August 2017)

  • The Apology - Three former "Comfort Women" forced to serve Japanese tropps during World War II tell their harrowing stories. (Release date: September 2017)

  • By the Time It Gets Dark - A delicately poetic portrait of a country haunted by the lingering trauma of the 1976 government-sanctioned massacre of student demonstrators in Bangkok. From the KimStim Collection. (Release date: September 2017)

  • Cinema Novo - An intricately edited documentary composed of film clips from the major works of the Brazilian "Cinema Novo" movement and period interviews with its leading filmmakers. (Release date: September 2017)

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