Country: Germany, France, USA
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Director: Richard Kelly
Southland Tales is an ensemble piece set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an adult film star developing her own reality television project, and Ronald Taverner, a Hermosa Beach police officer who holds the key to a vast conspiracy.
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Director: Mark Elijah Rosenberg
Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonizing Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.
Country: Germany, USA
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance, Sci-Fi
Director: Volker Schlöndorff
Set in a Fascistic future America, The Handmaid's Tale tells the story of Kate, a handmaid. In this America, the religious right has taken over and gone hog-wild. Kate is a criminal, guilty of the crime of trying to escape from the US, and is sentenced to become a Handmaid. The job of a Handmaid is to bear the children of the man to whom she is assigned. After ruthless group training by Aunt Lydia in the proper way to behave, Kate is assigned as Handmaid to the Commander. Kate is attracted to Nick, the Commander's chauffeur. At the same time, a resistance movement begins to challenge the regime.
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Director: Perry Lang
Paul Asher, an up-and-coming journalist, returns home from covering the war in Afghanistan and finds his life is falling apart. His marriage is failing and he's in the grips of a personal crisis he doesn't yet understand. Even more pressing, a solider that Paul befriended in Afghanistan is struggling at home and Paul is desperately trying to help him. But, Paul's work life takes a strange twist when he's offered an interview that he finds impossible to resist - an interview with someone who claims to be God.
A talented and successful actor retires at a young age due to a perceived mental illness. Now living in a small town with his deranged sister and his best friend, we watch as their Maladies intertwine.
Country: Canada, Germany
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime
Director: Larysa Kondracki
A drama based on the experiences of Kathryn Bolkovac, a Nebraska cop who served as a peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia and outed the U.N. for covering up a sex trafficking scandal.
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Fantasy
Director: Julie Taymor
Shakespeare's epic play is translated from page to screen, with the gender of the main character, Prospero, changed from male to female.
Genre: Drama, Sport
When a plane crash claims the lives of members of the Marshall University football team and some of its fans, the team's new coach and his surviving players try to keep the football program alive.
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Crime
Director: Sacha Gervasi
The hero of the book is 18-year-old Addison Schacht, a Jewish high-school senior in Washington D.C.. The book is his response to the essay question, "What are your best and worst qualities?". He explains he has only bad qualities, as illustrated by the events of his senior year. They include collecting offensive jokes; dealing drugs to his classmates; and insulting teachers, fellow students, and his girlfriend's mother. But his classmate is killed, and he begins to investigate the death.
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Director: Stephanie Laing
A couple who have known each other since 8 are destined to be together until death do them apart.