A wandering pilgrim encounters a stranger while searching for a fabled monastery. Maazin Kamal wanted to make a film that challenged viewers to interpret a story symbolically, in much the same way religious parables uses symbolism and purposeful ambiguity to map cosmic conundrums onto their human characters. The initial idea[…]
A shy teenager is the unlikely winner of a three million dollar lottery jackpot. While it seems like a lucky break at first, the money slowly but surely starts to cause more trouble than it’s worth.
A young man’s encounter with a motorcycle-riding caretaker launches him on a hallucinatory, spiritual journey through the backlands of America.
Indie drama “Loves Park” sets its beautiful imagery to soft hazy guitars and synths in a melancholic, stylistic film about lost youth, ambivalence, estrangement, and ennui. The story follows the lives of characters affected by inertia and indecision amidst a less apparent loss of confidence in the American Dream.
On the night of her birthday, Barbara contemplates a life-altering decision.
On the morning of September 11, 2001, Danny, a disruptive young man from South-Brooklyn, learns from his court-appointed lawyer Steven, that his sentencing has been postponed until the following day. Unaware of the tragedy unfolding around him, Danny, is able to manipulate Steven into using the time to try and[…]
Love, hope, friendship, and the indomitable human spirit conquer all in this fractured tale about a victimized boy who transcends his miserable life after he meets a girl who lives beyond a vent in the wall, set to Ravel’s “Bolero”.
The confrontation between a convicted Palestinian (Abdelatif Hwidar) and a Mossad agent (Ramón Orozco), beyond time. An action drama about the violence inherent to human being and our fragility.
An estranged daughter is forced to confront her past with a visit to her aging father.
A young man wants to stay ugly but his neighborhood won’t let him.