Jake is a quiet, sensitive middle schooler. He meets the affably brash Tony at his grandfather’s funeral, and the unlikely pair soon hit it off. The budding friendship is put at risk, however, when a rent dispute between Jake’s father and Tony’s mother, Leonor, threatens to become contentious. Little Men is a critical yet empathetic look at the dangers of gentrification.
Ari, who has built a successful career in New York, thinks he has left his past behind. But his distant father Usher, who runs a Jewish aid foundation in El Once, the close-knit old Jewish neighborhood of Buenos Aires summons him back to his native city. What ensues is a comedy of errors, of missed and found people and connections, and a rumination on the extent to which we can ever really leave our past behind.
Working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel receive the news that their only son has lost his life in the battlefield and decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way. Soon the Gestapo is hunting "the threat".
From Academy Award® winning director Roger Ross Williams, LIFE, ANIMATED is the inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated films.
Arguably the most influential creator, writer, and producer in the history of television, Norman Lear brought primetime into step with the times. The film reveals a psychologically rich man whose extraordinary contributions emerge from both his personal story and a dialogue with the world.
Harold and Lillian eloped to Hollywood in 1947, where they became the film industry's secret weapons. Nobody talked about them, but everybody wanted them. Theirs is the greatest love story never told - until now.
The #1 film of the year in Israel. A dramady about community, old traditions and values and the power of women to keep all of these together in the face of modern extremism in this rousing, good-hearted tale about women speaking truth to patriarchal power.
It's the summer before 6th grade, and Clark is the new-in-town biracial kid in a sea of white. Discovering that to be cool he needs to act 'more black,' he fumbles to meet expectations as familial rifts are exposed in this poignant comedy.
In a deliriously off-kilter New Zealand, a massive manhunt is triggered by series of misunderstandings involving a young orphan and his gruff guardian. Starring Sam Neill, and featuring a hysterical performance from newcomer Julian Dennison, this relentlessly entertaining film is remarkable in both its humor and its humanity.