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SHOWING 49 FILMS STARTING WITH THE LETTER: 'J'

JACK AND DIANE

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 93 minutes
  • Directed By: Bradley Rust Gray and Bradley Rust Gray
  • Country: USA
Tomboy Jack (Riley Keough) and bubbly Diane (Juno Temple) fall head over heels in love one hot summer in New York City. When Diane reveals she must leave the city for school in Europe, their budding love is tested. Weaving horror elements into a distinctive and fresh yet timeless and universal first-love story, TFF alum Bradley Rust Gray (The Exploding Girl) brings his unique vision to this idiosyncratic story of the joys and terrors of first love. |Read More
Drama

JACKRABBIT

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 101 minutes
  • Directed By: Carleton Ranney
  • Country: USA
When a friend's suicide leaves behind a mysterious computer drive, a fringe hacker and accomplished computer technician come together to decipher the message left in his wake. First-time filmmaker Carleton Ranney effortlessly combines a low-fi aesthetic with an intensely ambitious sci-fi story, creating a work that manages to satisfy as both a retro throwback and a forward-thinking indie drama. |Read More
Thriller, Science Fiction, NY Director(s)

JACK SMITH & THE DESTRUCTION OF ATLANTIS

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 96 minutes
  • Country: USA
Jordan creates a mesmerizing collage of images and audio from the life and work of Jack Smith, the underground filmmaker, photographer, performance artist, and anti-capitalist, who worked in New York from the '60s until his death in 1989. Highlights include the story behind the Supreme Court case over the banning of his 1963 classic Flaming Creatures. |Read More
Documentary

JAHAR

  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 13 minutes
  • Directed By: Henry Hayes
  • Country: USA
In the days after the Boston Marathon bombing, a young man must come to terms with the fact that one of his friends is involved. |Read More
Drama

JAILBAIT

  • Release Year: 2004
  • Runtime: 89 minutes
  • Country: USA
In his directorial debut, LAByrinth Theater Company scribe Leonard offers an existential nightmare that rivals Neil LaBute's lyrical brutality. This claustrophobic prison drama reveals an unsettling emotional vulnerability at the core of a struggle for power in a place of powerlessness. Featuring Michael Pitt (The Dreamers) and LAByrinth cofounder Stephen Adly Guirgis (Our Lady of 121st Street). |Read More

JAMES BENNING - CIRCLING THE IMAGE

  • Release Year: 2003
  • Runtime: 84 minutes
  • Directed By: Reinhard Wulf and Erik Moe
  • Country: Germany
Documentarian Wulf accompanies Benning, whose work takes a meditative look at the American landscape, as he embarks on scouting locations and shooting his feature, 13 Lakes (2002). Ever-faithful to his 16mm camera, Benning's long takes are influenced by large-format still photography, in which he captures the subtle interplay of sunlight on water and allows the film's emulsion to be projected onto the screen. |Read More

JANE LLOYD

  • Release Year: 2005
  • Runtime: 6 minutes
  • Country: USA, U.K.
This technique-based film tells a life story in 600 distinct shots of Jane Lloyd, an English-born, Hollywood actress. Shot on 8mm, 16mm, 35mm, and digital video, the narrative is expressed with images of her written name over the course of her life-a unique point of view that paints her portrait in revealing detail. You will never again look at our own name in the same way. |Read More
Music

JANIE AND JEROME: THE LAST NOTE

  • Release Year: 2004
  • Runtime: 2 minutes
  • Directed By: Jennifer Oxley
  • Country: USA
Janie and Jerome: THE LAST NOTE is one in a series of adventures featuring spirited preschooler Janie, her beloved teddy bear, Jerome, and Janie's vivid, slightly surreal dreams. In this story, Janie is stymied in her efforts to play a song she's been practicing on the piano. The culprit: an elusive final note. |Read More
Animation

JANIE JONES

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 106 minutes
  • Directed By: David M. Rosenthal and David M. Rosenthal
  • Country: USA
Ethan (Alessandro Nivola), a struggling musician content with his on-the-road rock-and-roll lifestyle and his much younger girlfriend (Brittany Snow), has his life turned upside down with the arrival of a 13-year-old daughter he never knew he had. Left with the responsibility of raising Janie Jones (Abigail Breslin), a shy but talented aspiring musician herself, Ethan embarks with Janie on a road trip of music, discovery, and father-daughter bonding. |Read More
Drama, Music

JAWS

  • Release Year: 1975
  • Runtime: 124 minutes
  • Directed By: Steven Spielberg and Steven Spielberg
  • Country: USA
Steven Spielberg's classic returns to the big screen! See the movie that thrilled a generation, launched the summer blockbuster, and has become one of the most enduring action-suspense films of all time. Come early to celebrate Universal Studios' 100th Anniversary with trivia contests, live music from Afro-jazz pioneers Nomo, and surprise special guests, courtesy of the upcoming New York Downtown Jazz Festival. |Read More
Thriller

JAY & SILENT BOB GET OLD

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 75 minutes
  • Country: USA
Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes (Clerks, Dogma) take their hilarious "Jay & Silent Bob Get Old" tour to London, where nothing is sacred as the guys relive sex and drug fueled stories from their past. |Read More

JELLYBABY

  • Release Year: 2005
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Directed By: Ronan Burke, Ishai Setton, and Rob Burke
When Jack and Jill's baby began crying incessantly, they thought it was a phase. Nine months later, they were still hoping. Sitting on a park bench, Jack can't imagine his life will ever be normal again. If only that baby didn't cry so much. If only they had a baby like everyone else's. Just as they are about to lose hope, Fate decides to lend Jack a helping hand...This fun-loving short that calls to mind Look Who's Talking is sure to go over big with anyone who went through a "phase" in their youth. |Read More
Comedy

JELLYFISH

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 101 minutes
  • Directed By: James Gardner
  • Country: UK
Sarah Taylor’s hardscrabble life has turned her into a teenage terror. When her drama teacher helps her channel her ferocious wit into comedy, her life’s delicate balance is set on a collision course with her newfound passion. |Read More
Drama, First Time Filmmaker

JEREMIAH TOWER THE LAST MAGNIFICENT

  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 103 minutes
  • Directed By: Lydia Tenaglia
  • Country: USA
The Last Magnificent charts the life of Jeremiah Tower, one of the most controversial, outrageous, and influential figures in the history of American gastronomy. Yet his name has largely been obliterated from history. Featuring interviews by Mario Batali, Anthony Bourdain, and Ruth Reichl, this delicious documentary for the culinary set tells the story of the rise and fall of America’s first celebrity chef. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary, New York, NY Director(s), Experimental

JESUS CAMP

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 85 minutes
  • Country: USA
The makers of Boys of Baraka turn their cameras on an evangelical Christian camp of rare devotion. With unprecedented access, the children and parents show how their faith dictates everything from their daily lives to politics. This fascinating doc about a rarely seen world where faith trumps everything else is sure to provoke debate. |Read More
Documentary

JESUS HENRY CHRIST

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 91 minutes
  • Directed By: Dennis Lee and Dennis Lee
  • Country: USA
Precocious doesn't even begin to describe Henry James Hermin, a petri dish child who writes rabble-rousing manifestos on the nature of truth… at age 10. This boy-genius misfit's world turns upside down when—to the dismay of the doting single mother who raised him—he embarks on a search for his biological father. Toni Collette and Michael Sheen star alongside bright newcomers Jason Spevack and Samantha Weinstein in this charming comedy that beams with off-the-wall humor and visual flair. |Read More
Comedy

JEWMAICAN

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 9 minutes
  • Country: USA
I had the world against me from day one. My mom committed suicide when I was 4 months old. But my story brightened when Beverly entered my life. Beverly was a Jamaican woman who was hired to be my nanny, but ultimately became my mom. Beverly contrasted with the rest of my family, since they were Jewish, and also because they didnâ??t recognize that she was more to me than a nanny. Mentor: Michael â??Boogieâ? Pinckney |Read More
Documentary