Film Festivals 2007

A Civilised Society (2007)

Director: Alister Barry

Kiwi filmmaker Alister Barry tells the epic story of the struggle between teachers and the radical right during the 1980s and '90s, as the free market... Read more

A Dirty Carnival (2006)

Director: Ha Yu
Starring: Zo In-Sung, Lee Bo-young, Namkoon Min

Director Ha Yu really knows the dark, gritty alleys behind Korea's gleaming skyscrapers. In this universe of thugs, Byung-doo is a small time crook ek... Read more

A Few Days in September (2006)

Director: Santiago Amigorena
Starring: Juliette Binoche, John Turturro, Sara Forestier, Tom Riley, Nick Nolte

An international tale of intrigue with more than a hint of satire has Juliette Binoche as a French agent on the trail of a missing CIA operative with... Read more

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)

Director: Dito Montiel
Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Rosario Dawson, Shia LaBeouf, Chazz Palminteri, Dianne Wiest,...

Writer/director Dito Montiel unflinchingly lays bare the story of his life, and in particular his youth, in the rough New York suburb of Astoria. Rob... Read more

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Director: Michael Winterbottom
Starring: Angelina Jolie, Dan Futterman, Archie Panjabi, Will Patton, Irfan Khan

On the first of February 2002, journalist Daniel Pearl was brutally murdered after being kidnapped by an extremist political group in Pakistan. The wo... Read more

Aachi and Ssipak (2006)

Director: Jo Beom-Jin

Set in a futuristic world powered entirely by human excrement, and a government anxious to control this sole, important source of energy. Special sens... Read more

Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story (2006)

Director: Chris Sheridan, Patty Kim

Produced by Jane Campion and directed by Chris Sheridan and Patty Kim, this documentary examines the life of Megumi Yokota, a 13-year-old girl living... Read more

After the Wedding (2006)

Director: Susanne Bier
Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Rolf Lassgard

In one of India's poorest regions, a Danish humanitarian struggles to keep the orphanage that he runs from closing. After returning to his home in Cop... Read more

American Hardcore (2006)

Director: Paul Rachman

Fueled by a ferocious soundtrack, director Paul Rachman's 'American Hardcore' gives fans an all-access pass to the rise and fall of the U.S. punk scen... Read more

Aurora Borealis (2005)

Director: James Burke
Starring: Joshua Jackson, Juliette Lewis, Donald Sutherland, Louise Fletcher, Steven Pasqu...

Duncan (Joshua Jackson) is a depressed 20-something who has just lost another job. He makes extra money by letting out his flat for his brother's rom... Read more