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Bluebird 1 pubs


  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 90 minutes
  • Directed By: Lance Edmands
  • Country: USA
On a freezing January evening, school bus driver Lesley (Amy Morton) completes her route, but her final inspection abruptly ends when a bluebird comes into view. What happens next shakes her small Maine logging town, proving that even the slightest actions have enormous consequences. Co-starring Adam Driver, Margo Martindale, John Slattery, Louisa Krause and Emily Meade, Lance Edmands's absorbing feature debut is a perfect encapsulation of the interconnectedness of life. |Read More
Bottled up 1


  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 81 minutes
  • Directed By: Enid Zentelis
  • Country: USA
In this modern-day drama, Oscar®-winner Melissa Leo beautifully conveys the heart-wrenching struggle that comes with loving an addict. Complaining of back pain months after a car accident, Sylvie’s (Marin Ireland) addiction to painkillers is clear to everyone except her mother, Faye (Leo). A promising solution appears in Becket (Josh Hamilton), but relationships and loyalty are soon tested when his feelings fall in an unexpected place. |Read More
Drama, Female Director(s), Comedy, Relationships
Bridegroom 1 pubs


  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 79 minutes
  • Directed By: Linda Bloodworth Thomason
  • Country: USA
Bridegroom gives an intensely personal edge to the ongoing debate over the legal rights of same-sex couples. Interviews, photos and video footage all testify to the uncommon connection that drew together Shane and Tom. For six years they remained united despite extreme challenges from both family and society, until a tragic accident tears apart their dreams. Now one must fight to be recognized as his soulmate’s legitimate counterpart. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary
The broken circle breakdown pubs


  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 112 minutes
  • Directed By: Felix van Groeningen
  • Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Elise runs a tattoo shop. Didier plays in a bluegrass band. When their daughter Maybelle is born, their happiness is complete, until a tangle of complications forces these two very different lovers to fight to save their marriage. Belgian director Felix van Groeningen follows his acclaimed Cannes entry The Misfortunates with this powerhouse melodrama of star-crossed lovers laced with emotional bluegrass performances. |Read More


  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 118 minutes
  • Directed By: Neil Jordan
  • Country: U.K., Ireland
Neil Jordan’s exploration of vampirism began with Interview with the Vampire. Now he returns to this lurid, malevolent realm through Clara (Gemma Arterton) and her daughter Eleanor (Saoirse Ronan). Creatures from Clara’s past come calling, and these immortals are forced to relocate. Dire consequences follow anyway when Eleanor makes a connection with a local boy (Caleb Landry Jones) and slowly reveals the truth of who they are and how they survive. |Read More
Drama, Thriller, Relationships
A case of you 1


  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 91 minutes
  • Directed By: Kat Coiro
  • Country: USA
A young writer (Justin Long) woos a cute and quirky barista (Evan Rachel Wood) by creating an embellished online profile. When she falls for his alter ego, he must keep up the act or lose his dream girl. Directed by TFF alumna Kat Coiro and featuring a cast of hilarious cameo performers, including Peter Dinklage, Brendan Fraser, Sam Rockwell, Vince Vaughn and Sienna Miller, A Case of You is a winning romantic comedy for the social media age. |Read More
Female Director(s), Comedy, Romantic Comedy
Close your eyes pubs


  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 14 minutes
  • Directed By: Sonia Malfa
  • Country: USA
Thirteen-year-old Imani Cortes is a gifted photographer longing to experience her first kiss. She has a crush on a quiet artist, Junito, with whom she has a natural connection, but she also faces an enormous challenge: she is slowly losing her sight to retinitis pigmentosa, a genetic eye disease. Will Imani let her disease stop her or be the path to independence? |Read More
Drama, Female Director(s)
Coach bess kargman 1


  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 17 minutes
  • Directed By: Bess Kargman
  • Country: USA
One of college basketball’s most prolific coaches, hall-of-famer C. Vivian Stringer became more well known to the non-sports world when the words “nappy headed hoes” were used to describe the young women she was then leading to the 2007 national championship game. A mother whose career has long been mixed with personal tragedy, Stringer’s handling of the incident is a perfect example of grace under fire. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary
Corn mother 1 pubs


  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 5 minutes
  • Directed By: Taylor Dunne
  • Country: USA
With a single cartridge of Super-8, Taylor Dunne captures her mother’s last visit to her garden. Her body is seen slowly dissolving towards illumination, while her image is forever immortalized in light and silver. The title is borrowed from the Penobscot creation myth of the first woman, The Corn and Tobacco Mother. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary, Animation


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