Set in the early 1990's, AS YOU ARE is the telling and retelling of a relationship between three teenagers as it traces the course of their friendship through a construction of disparate memories prompted by a police investigation.
Based on one of the most overlooked tragedies of the 20th Century, BITTER HARVEST is a powerful story of love, honor, rebellion and survival as seen through the eyes of two young lovers caught in the ravages of Joseph Stalin's genocidal policies against Ukraine in the 1930s. Young artist Yuri (Max Irons) battles to survive famine and imprisonment to save his childhood sweetheart Natalka (Samantha Barks) from the death-by-starvation program that ultimately killed millions of Ukrainians. Against this tragic backdrop, Yuri escapes fro..
Making its debut at the 2016 New York Film Festival, acclaimed director Mike Mills' (BEGINNERS) 20TH CENTURY WOMEN is slated to be an awards-season contender, with a Golden Globe nomination for Best Picture: Musical/Comedy and starring Annette Bening, Greta Gerwig and Elle Fanning. Set in 1979 Santa Barbara, it follows a teenage boy (Lucas Jade Zumann) who's worldview is shaken when his mother (Bening) takes in a boarder, and he is taught by three women all about men, women, love and freedom.
Written by Robert Siegel (BIG FAN), THE FOUNDER tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a salesman from Illinois, created a billion-dollar fast food empire. In 1950s Southern California, Kroc meets brothers Mac and Dick McDonald (John Carroll Lynch and Nick Offerman), and sees franchise potential in their speedy system of food-service. He maneuvers himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers, ultimately creating McDonald's.
Academy Award nominee for Best Picture, LION (adapted from the non-fiction book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley), is based on the heart wrenching true story of a five year old Indian boy who, after a wrong train takes him thousands of miles away from home and family, survives many challenges before being adopted by an Australian couple (Nicole Kidman and David Wenham). Twenty-five years later, armed with only the scantest of clues, he learns of a new technology called Google Earth, and sets out to find his lost family. Directed b..
Oscar and Golden Globe nominee for Best Picture, MANCHESTER BY THE SEA chronicles the solitary life of Boston janitor Lee (Oscar winner Casey Affleck), from award winning director Kenneth Lonergan (MARGARET). In their small Massachusetts fishing village, Lee's world is shaken following the death of his older brother Joe (Kyle Chandler), when he is named sole guardian of his 16-year-old nephew Patrick (Lucas Hedges). He returns to Manchester to care for Patrick, and once there, is forced to deal with a past that separated him from h..
Deemed "a masterpiece" by Rolling Stone, Barry Jenkins' Academy Award winner for Best Picture, MOONLIGHT, was met with resounding critical acclaim and a 100% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes following premieres at the 2016 Toronto and New York Film Festivals. Set amid the height of Miami's War on Drugs, this tender, heartbreaking story follows one man across three defining chapters in his life as he wrestles with the beauty and pain of falling in love, while grappling with his sexuality. Anchored by astonishing performances from Aca..