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Yomeddine

A Coptic leper and his orphaned apprentice leave the confines of the leper colony for the first time and embark on a journey across Egypt to search for what is left of their families.Read More

Stockholm

Based on the absurd but true 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis in Stockholm that was documented in the New Yorker as the origins of the 'Stockholm Syndrome'.Read More

The White Crow

Young Rudolf Nureyev becomes a top ballet dancer in Russia, but a life-changing visit to Paris soon makes him seek asylum in France.Read More

Pupille

Théo est remis à l'adoption par sa mère biologique le jour de sa naissance. C'est un accouchement sous X. La mère à deux mois pour revenir sur sa décision...ou pas. Les services de l'aide sociale à l'enfance et le service adoption se mettent en mouvement. Les uns doivent s'occuper du bébé, le porter (au sens plein du terme) dans ce temps suspendu, cette phase d'incertitude. Les autres doivent trouver celle qui deviendra sa mère adoptante. Elle s'appelle Alice et cela fait dix ans qu'elle se bat pour avoir un enfant. PUPILLE est l'histoire de la rencontre entre Alice, 41 ans, et Théo, trois mois.Read More

Storm Boy

A beautiful and contemporary retelling of Colin Thiele's classic Australian tale. 'Storm Boy' has grown up to be Michael Kingley, a successful retired businessman and grandfather. When Kingley starts to see images from his past that he can't explain, he is forced to remember his long-forgotten childhood, growing up on an isolated coastline with his father. He recounts to his grand-daughter the story of how, as a boy, he rescued and raised an extraordinary orphaned pelican, Mr Percival. Their remarkable adventures and very special bond has a profound effect on all their lives. Based on the beloved book, Storm Boy is a timeless story of an unusual and unconditional friendship.Read More

Kursk

The film follows the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster and the governmental negligence that followed. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds to save them.Read More

Mission of Honor

Polish pilots overcome prejudice to fight against the Luftwaffe with the Royal Air Force during the Second World War, in the hope of protecting both Great Britain and their own Poland from the German advance.Read More

The Swing

By Antoine's 90th birthday, life hangs on a feeble string of his declining health as he anticipates the visit from his daughter, while his wife for 65 years, Viviane, suffering from the aches of old age, endures the pain of concealing from him the unbearable truth -­ The truth that will inevitably end the last beats of his fragile heart: their daughter's sudden death.Read More

Shoplifters

A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find outside in the cold.Read More

Dragged Across Concrete

Once two overzealous cops get suspended from the force, they must delve into the criminal underworld to get their just due.Read More