Description: Toby is a teenager who doesn't care much about school. In fact, he has his eyes on the game of a prestigious dog-sleigh race. He will have to undergo extensive training in order to victory it.
Description: On the eve of his execution, a vice-rackets bigshot recalls his different exploits in crimes such as abortion and white slavery, in which he frequently operated under an alias.
Description: After the death of his girlfriend, Travis, a thirty-something psychiatrist, struggles to hold it together. On the brink of a nervous breakdown he stumbles across a strange church run by a charismatic leader, Pastor Jay. In find of answers Travis is led deeper and deeper into the underworld of religious fanaticism, home to a Doomsday cult and a teenage woman called Grace.
Description: Backstreet Dreams is the storyline of a man, who has a disturbed child. He and his wife take their son to a clinic, where he is diagnosed by a talented psychologist (Stevie), as being autistic. After catching his unfaithful wife with other man, Dean says Lucy to leave, and is faced with the task of raising Shane on his own. Stevie believes that she can improve Shane's condition, going back to Dean's apartment and soon convincing him that he can deliever a better globe for his son. Angelo, who lives in the same apartment building and is like a father to Dean, urges on the relationship, sensing that Stevie is luring Dean away from backstreet dealings, and giving him courage to face life in a positive way. Together, they build a foundation for a better life outside of the violence and danger of the backstreets where they live.
Description: A dark psychological thriller, A Pact says the twisted storyline of a contentious love triangle. As teenagers, Paul tricked Georg into handing over his girlfriend Anna to him. Georg agrees, on the condition that he can have her back whenever he wishes. After decades of silence, when Anna and Paul have a family together, Georg suddenly re-appears. Strange things begin event to Paul, and it later becomes clear that Georg has not forgotten the pact.
Description: This coming-of-age drama says about a high school woman who resorts to begging to help her family. Lien Jooste’s life falls apart when her father is arrested for fraud and her mother develops a drinking problem. They lose everything and go from being an upstanding, affluent family living in a great neighbourhood to a broken mess – living in a tiny flat and struggling to receive by. Due to her mother’s drinking, Lien has to take on the role of mother for both her mom and her younger brother Braam.
Description: Set in the Dominican Republic, Leticia Tonos Paniagua’s uniquely Caribbean retelling of Romeo and Juliet chronicles the love between a kind-hearted teenager, ostracized for his mixed Haitian-Dominican descent, and the pretty sister of a local drug kingpin he’s hired to protect.
Description: Classmates Arjun and Divya fall in love out of defiance to her father's handling of their friendship. With fathers who are polar opposites, will this romance end in smiles or tears?
Description: This is the first of Diego Risquez’ trilogy of avant-garde cinematic treatments of historical subjects. Using a painterly style, it details portraits, still lifes, and scenes shot as tableaux vivants, the movie provides an experimental interpretation of the comeback of the Spanish and their domination of the Fresh World, as well as the Venezuelan Independence movement, focusing on the role of Simón Bolívar. There is no dialogue or narration, simply a musical score and the depiction of happenings from Bolívar’s career.
Description: This spectacular opera movie was taped in 1967 and is based on the 1966 Salzburg Festival production directed by Herbert von Karajan himself, who also conducts the fabulous Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. The production details the three best exponents of their respective roles at the time: Grace Bumbry’s magnificently seductive-toned Carmen, Mirella Freni’s ineffably lovely, touching Micaëla and Jon Vickers’s thrillingly manic-depressive Don José. On its release the movie was hailed by Die Presse, (Vienna) as a “unique artistic event”, while Le Monde felt that Karajan’s production brought “a entire fresh dimension” to the opera, “combined with a magisterial interpretation”. A classical and utterly dramatic approach to probably the world's most beloved opera – Karajan’s Carmen is as much a delicacy for opera fanatics as it is a excellent starter for newcomers.
Description: In an act of friendship and solidarity between two mining cities in 1929, the locals of Kriwoj Rog, Russia, give their flag as a gift to the locals of Bergstedt, Germany. This quickly takes on a symbolic meaning for the miners in Bergstedt as the Nazi party demands that this Soviet gesture be erased and the flag be replaced with their own. The miner and communist party functionary Otto Brosowski (Erwin Geschonneck) publicly declares it his duty to defend this flag vs each danger, and he keeps his promise despite his family being threatened by torment and torture.
Description: Katia, 17, spends her days with her boyfriend, Andrea, both living as outcasts, with several mates and tiny social interaction. Apathy guidelines their lives. When she's not having sex with Andrea in an abandoned shed, she sees another boys, watches illicit videos on the Internet and wars with her parents. Frustrated with the monotony of tiny city life, Katia nurses an angst that grows more severe. She drags Andrea with her into a tunnel of immorality and transgression.
Description: It's Thanksgiving, and Amy and Alex are in love. But Alex's plans to marry his girlfriend are disrupted by the comeback of Will -- A stranger, introduced as Amy's brother. when Alex and Will search themselves on a hike together the next day, Alex confronts his suspicions, and discovers Will's real identity as Amy's former lover. With a rival at the door, and his fiance's intentions named into doubt, Alex gotta reexamine a future that had once seemed so certain. over a tumultuous two days, romance becomes resentment as questions of love, ideology, and commitment are all brought to bear on the lives of these three young Fresh Yorkers.
Description: The storyline starts at the height of Gleason's career. He has it all: women, wealth, and extraordinary power. But he is haunted by memories of his childhood. Gleason spends his formative years entering amateur contests, performing in sleazy night spots. Along the way, he steals gags from the greatest comics in city and finds love with Genevieve, a dancer whom he marries. But Gleason isn't the ideal husband or even a responsible father as he abandons his family to respond the call of Hollywood. Brash, arrogant, and egotistical, he alienates his directors and the boy who discovers him. When he ends up back in Fresh York, Gleason gets one of those rare second possibilities in the fresh medium of television, creating some of its most unforgettable characters. But even as Gleason becomes the talk of the tube, his life - ruled by demons of rage, booze, and insecurity - unravels.
Description: John and René are in their twenties, close mates but various enough for René to be nicknamed Thunderbird, while John remains just plain John. John feels irresistibly drawn into Thunderbird's orbit, but René isn't all flash. He now longs to share John's plainness and quiet calm.
Description: Three black revolutionaries gun down two Fresh York Town police officers. The subsequent investigation puts a white assistant DA and a black police detective on the trail of the assassins that leads from Fresh York to San Francisco and down to Fresh Orleans.
Description: "Using the same, three times repeating dialogue – dramatic conversation between boy and girl – Jerzy Skolimowski from Poland, Slovak director Peter Solan and Czech director Zbynìk Brynych shot three various stories. The effect was an extraordinary experiment in the globe cinema, which we can call an insight in the relationships of boys and girls of various age groups, an analysis of love and marriage of those who are at the beginning, in the middle or going towards the end of their life."
Description: They are the excellent French haute bourgeois couple: Paul is a respected surgeon and Lucie cooks and gardens exquisitely. But now, in the autumn of his life, Paul can’t resist the lure of an ambiguous and risky relationship with a mysterious young woman. Might there be something sinister behind the roses delivered to his office and the “chance” meetings?
Description: Céline, 11, meets Peter, 40. Together they go on a "luminous journey" in his pretty red truck. She, escaping her desperate and incestuous father; he, far from his native England and the sad memory of his lost wife and daughter. In the course of a several days, a several words, Céline experiences her first real moments of childhood and lightness, exhilaration and trust. Peter goes towards the last days of a life that he offers, like a sublime and aging angel, to this wounded child.
Description: A tiny desert city in western Australia is the stage of few love affairs in this romantic drama. Forty-year-old Stella (Wendy Hughes) works at her father's hotel and bar. She receives annual Fresh Year's marriage proposals from rodeo rider Andy Ford (John Hargreaves), who talks himself into asking her one more time. Stella's father Billy (Norman Kaye) is a former cricket star whose career ended early when he was involved in a sex scandal. She spends the night with vacationing Arthur (Michael Siberry) when his vehicle breaks down. Andy elects not to pop the question to Stella in lieu of her one-night stand with the stranger. When Billy elects to marry June Thompson (Julie Nihill), the local gossipmongers have a field day recalling the woman's promiscuous past.
Description: In the year 1914: The assistants of cobbler Lehmann compete for the affections of his daughter Frieda. Now she’s in love with her ambitious cousin Fritz, but the cunning Franz knows how to string her along. When Fritz gets drafted, Frieda gives in and marries Franz. Later Fritz is declared missing and the old cobbler dies of grief. Along the method Franz, who dodged the military service, earns his cash with large-scale racketeering. Frieda is miserable. But then Fritz returns from Soviet captivity, prompting Frieda to divorce Franz. Finally Frieda accepts an inheritance from the USA and marries Fritz. With the cash they launch up a shoe store.
Description: It's the roaring twenties in Berlin. The Tigress, a gorgeous, wild, and very independent road walker, falls for a handsome grifter. When one of her lovers gets jealous, she betrays him and has to skip town. The grifter reveals he has what it takes to transport in upper class circles and suggests they flee to Carlsbad, a spa in Czechoslovakia. Does he love her or is he only using her? Is the Tigress madly in love with him or does she wish to satisfy her vanity and drop him once he falls for her? The ancient cat and mouse minigame between a boy and a girl unfolds amidst sensual seduction, the scheme of robbing a rich Texan and the jilted lover arriving from Berlin, gun drawn.
Description: A storyline of an impish devil who used to be an angel but got tired of singing Hosannah and so was condemned to live on earth. From his home in a windmill, he pursues love and happiness in a hilarious and sometimes tragic turmoil that affects the entire countryside.
Description: A Film For Tv dealing and exercising thoughts of Boys Controlled Societies which are somehow related in the east and west both. The film shows how a girl is treated unfair just because her husband wanted a baby man and she delivered 4 daughters. From sunrise to sunset, this one-day-actions films follows the nerve pressed Aziza with all the unexpected accidents.
Description: Remix of the 1988 cult film "The Needle": Moro returns to Alma Ata to accumulate cash owed to him. While waiting out an unexpected delay, he visits his former girlfriend Dina, and discovers she has become a morphine addict. He decides to support her kick the habit and to war the local drug mafia responsible for her condition. But Moro finds a deadly enemy in "the doctor," the mafia kingpin who is exploiting Dina.
Description: Fourteen-year-old Rustam lives with his mother in a village; his father was killed by the Russian mafia. After his father's death, Rustam tries to deliever for himself and his mother without resorting to illegal money-making schemes. But his dream is to join a melody band. The game of the movie refers to an Azerbaijani fairy tale about saving a princess from a house with 40 doors; no one has succeeded in opening the last door, and thus its secret remains hidden. The villagers have called their village the 40th door as well.
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