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SHOWING RESULTS | FILMS IN THE SECTION 'DISCOVERY'
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INTO THE COLD

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 86 minutes
  • Directed By: Sebastian Copeland
  • Country: USA
The absolute top of the earth is a place few try to reach on foot. Even fewer succeed. With the vast arctic ice vanishing rapidly, photographer, extreme adventurer, and environmental advocate Sebastian Copeland sets out to reach the North Pole on the centennial of Admiral Peary's reach in 1909. This inspiring documentary follows their tumultuous two-month trek—not just through piercing cold and merciless terrain, but straight into the depths of the soul. | Read More
Sports and Documentary
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JUST LIKE US

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 72 minutes
  • Directed By: Ahmed Ahmed
  • Country: USA
Egyptian-American comic and first-time director Ahmed Ahmed takes us on a hilarious tour from Los Angeles to Cairo, Dubai to Beirut, Riyadh to New York with a gaggle of other stand-up talent, including: Maz Jobrani, Tom Papa, Ted Alexandro, Tommy Davidson, and Omid Djalili (The Infidel). Along the way, taboos of culture and geopolitics are exploded, and a younger generation of both comedy talents and audiences is born. | Read More
Comedy and Documentary
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KEEP SURFING

  • Release Year: 2009
  • Runtime: 91 minutes
  • Directed By: Björn Richie Lob
  • Country: Germany
This kinetic and fast-paced documentary will put you right on the Eisbach in the heart of Munich, where river-surfing was invented 35 years ago. Stunningly shot with cameras literally on the surfboards, you can sense the exhilaration as they take to the water. With cameos by surfing legends like Nick Carroll and Kelly Slater, Keep Surfing will make you want to hit the waves! | Read More
Sports and Documentary
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LEGACY

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 95 minutes
  • Directed By: Thomas Ikimi
  • Country: U.K. and Nigeria
British-Nigerian director Thomas Ikimi builds a thrilling psychological drama around an all-consuming central performance by Idris Elba (The Wire). Black ops operative Malcolm Gray is returning home after a botched mission in Eastern Europe. Holed up in a rundown Brooklyn motel room, he is torn between retribution and personal salvation as he mentally unravels. When the walls close in, his story may be all he can leave behind…. | Read More
Thriller
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MARINA OF THE ZABBALEEN

  • Release Year: 2008
  • Runtime: 70 minutes
  • Directed By: Engi Wassef
  • Country: USA
In the sandy villages outside Cairo, the Zabbaleen eke out a living recycling the flood of waste pouring out of the most populous area on the African continent. But one girl--six-year-old free spirit Marina--dreams of a better life. This poetic documentary tells her story. | Read More
Female Director(s) and Documentary
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MATTER OF SIZE

  • Release Year: 2009
  • Runtime: 92 minutes
  • Directed By: Erez Tadmor and Sharon Maymon
  • Country: Israel
In this touching, lighthearted comedy, an overweight, underemployed chef and three close friends abandon their weight-loss group to pursue an activity for which girth is a virtue: sumo wrestling. While training, they discover the soul of sumo, realizing that—fat or thin—love and success will only come from being true to themselves. | Read More
Drama, Comedy, Sports
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MESKADA

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 89 minutes
  • Directed By: Josh Sternfeld
  • Country: USA
In this meticulously crafted murder mystery, a police detective (Nick Stahl, In the Bedroom) charged with investigating a juvenile homicide in an affluent suburb finds he must return to his struggling hometown of Caswell to find the killers. As his investigation picks up intensity, the grieving mother begins a battle of will and vengeance with citizens of Caswell, igniting a class war between two vastly different towns in rural America. | Read More
Thriller
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MILKY WAY LIBERATION FRONT

  • Release Year: 2007
  • Runtime: 100 minutes
  • Directed By: Yoon Seong-ho
  • Country: South Korea
Writer's block may be the least of rookie filmmaker Ryu Young-jae's problems. His girlfriend ditched him, his first feature production is falling apart, and things are looking like they'll only get worse in this absurd adventure from one of South Korea's edgiest young filmmakers. | Read More
Comedy
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MY LAST FIVE GIRLFRIENDS

  • Release Year: 2008
  • Runtime: 87 minutes
  • Directed By: Julian Kemp
  • Country: U.K.
Based on the international best seller On Love by Alain de Botton, this delightful romantic comedy explores with delicious wit and whimsy just how modern urban relationships go wrong. Surveying the wreckage of his last five relationships, thirtysomething Duncan (Brendan Patricks) concludes that love is a battleground where only the fittest survive. | Read More
Comedy and Romantic Comedy
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NO WOMAN, NO CRY

  • Release Year: 2009
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • Directed By: Christy Turlington Burns
  • Country: USA
More than half a million women each year die from preventable complications during pregnancy or childbirth. In her gripping directorial debut, Christy Turlington Burns shares the powerful stories of pregnant women in four parts of the world, including a remote Maasai tribe in Tanzania, a slum of Bangladesh, a post-abortion care ward in Guatemala, and a prenatal clinic in the United States. | Read More
Female Director(s) and Documentary
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