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  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 98 minutes
  • Directed By: Mateo Gil
  • Country: USA, France, Spain
Legend has it notorious American outlaw Butch Cassidy was killed in Bolivia in 1908. Mateo Gil's classic Western, however, finds Cassidy (Sam Shepard) 20 years later living on in hiding under the identity of James Blackthorn—and yearning for one last sight of home. Joining forces with a Spanish mine robber named Eduardo, Blackthorn sets out on one final adventure across the sublime landscape of the Bolivian frontier. |Read More
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  • Release Year: 2009
  • Runtime: 92 minutes
  • Directed By: Ounie Lecomte
  • Country: France, South Korea
When her father offers to take her on a trip, nine-year-old Jin-hee happily sings him a love song, the bittersweet notes inaudible to her own ear, until she realizes he has abandoned her at a Catholic orphanage. Drawing raves from the Cannes to Berlin film festivals, Ounie Lecomte's directorial debut, a semi-autobiographical portrait of 1970s South Korea, masterfully captures an emotional journey of loss, friendship, and starting anew. |Read More
Drama, Female Director(s)
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  • Release Year: 2014
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Directed By: Tinatin Kajrishvili
  • Country: France, Georgia
In the suburbs of Tbilisi, Georgia, seamstress Nutsa shares an apartment with her children and awaits the return of her husband, Goga, who has six years left on his prison sentence. With only rare chances to connect with her husband, Nutsa faces difficult decisions about her family and her own freedom. Tinatin Kajrishvili captures an intimate look at love and absence in a subtle indictment of the harsh Georgian penal system. |Read More
Drama, Female Director(s), Relationships, Female Screenwriter(s), First Time Filmmaker
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  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 95 minutes
  • Directed By: Marion Vernoux
  • Country: France
In this sophisticated and sexy drama, a newly retired woman in her 60s (French cinema icon, Fanny Ardant) finds herself tumbling into an affair with a much younger man (Laurent Lafitte), her computer teacher at the local seniors’ club. As she finds herself courting danger—taking her young lover to places they could easily be discovered by her husband (Patrick Chesnais)—she must decide if her retirement will mark the end for her marriage, or a new beginning. |Read More
Female Director(s), Comedy, Relationships, Female Screenwriter(s)
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  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 12 minutes
  • Country: France, USA
When the kids at Camp Coyote are forced on a brutal midnight march by their sadistic counselors, one boy reaches his breaking point. He turns the tables on the bullies, revealing a surprising secret about himself in the process. Master of horror Alexandre Aja invites viewers on a thrilling ride that will leave them gasping. |Read More
Horror, Comedy, Thriller
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  • Release Year: 2004
  • Runtime: 67 minutes
  • Directed By: Chris Marker
  • Country: France
Only cinema's greatest essayist would dare combine a personal glance at French (and world) politics of the first few years of the 21st Century with a love-letter to his adored Cat. Surely the seemingly magical appearance of felines all over Paris can't be by chance. And…might it happen here? Let's hope so. |Read More


  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 106 minutes
  • Directed By: Jean-Paul Salomé
  • Country: USA, France
When teenager Nicholas Barclay (Marc-André Grondin, C.R.A.Z.Y.) mysteriously resurfaces after he went missing three years ago, his sister (Emilie De Ravin, Lost) and mother (Ellen Barkin) welcome him back with open arms, but a no-nonsense FBI agent (Famke Janssen) is out to prove he's an imposter. Working from a true story, director Jean-Paul Salomé (Female Agents) delivers an unsettling psychological thriller—featuring an unforgettable performance by Barkin—that will keep you guessing. |Read More
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  • Release Year: 2007
  • Runtime: 95 minutes
  • Directed By: Isild Le Besco
  • Country: France
Tramping toward the sea, 14-year-old Nicolas crosses paths with Charly, a tough girl who takes him into her mobile home, where an unusual domestic arrangement evolves. As in her brilliant debut ½ Price (TFF '04), Le Besco movingly depicts a world without adults. |Read More
Female Director(s)


  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 91 minutes
  • Directed By: Vincent Paronnaud and Marjane Satrapi
  • Country: Germany, France, Belgium
Nasser Ali Khan (Mathieu Amalric) is the most celebrated violin player in 1950s Tehran, but his heart is broken. His true love is long lost, his marriage is passionless, and now his most precious instrument has met its demise. Convinced life without music is intolerable, he resigns to bed and loses himself in reveries from his youth. The Oscar-nominated directors of Persepolis make magic again with a stylish fairy tale full of humor, whimsy, and melancholy. |Read More
Drama, Relationships


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