Most Popular Titles With Jem Cohen

1. After Hours (1985)
97 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller
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Metascore: 90/100 (8 reviews)

An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.

2. At Close Range (1986)
111 min | Crime, Drama
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In 1978 rural Pennsylvania an absentee father is reacquainted with his estranged teenage sons and they become intrigued with romanticized life of crime.

3. Green Card (1990)
103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Metascore: 58/100 (17 reviews)

A man wanting to stay in the US enters into a marriage of convenience, but it turns into more than that.

4. Matewan (1987)
135 min | Drama, History
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A labor union organizer comes to an embattled mining community brutally and violently dominated and harassed by the mining company.

5. The American Experience (1988– )
60 min | Documentary, History
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A series showcasing documentaries on American history.

6. Museum Hours (2012)
107 min | Drama
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Metascore: 83/100 (18 reviews)

When a Vienna museum guard befriends an enigmatic visitor, the grand Kunsthistorisches Art Museum becomes a mysterious crossroads which sparks explorations of their lives, the city, and the ways artworks reflect and shape the world.

7. Enemies: A Love Story (1989)
119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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A ghostwriter finds himself romantically involved with his current wife, a married woman and his long-vanished wife.

9. Chinatown Film Project (2009)
75 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama, Family, History, Musical, Romance, Sport
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10. Chain (2004)
99 min | Drama
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Metascore: 64/100 (7 reviews)

As regional character disappears and corporate culture homogenizes our surroundings, it's increasingly hard to tell where you are. Actual malls, theme parks, hotels and corporate centers ... See full summary »

12. Hubert Selby Jr: It/ll Be Better Tomorrow (2005)
79 min | Documentary, Biography
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An exploration into the life and art of the renowned author of "Last Exit To Brooklyn" and "Requiem For A Dream." Hubert Selby Jr., a self-described "scream looking for a mouth," against ... See full summary »

13. Instrument (2003)
115 min | Documentary
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A collaboration between filmmaker Jem Cohen and the Washington D.C. band Fugazi, covering the 10 year period of 1987-1996. Far from a traditional documentary, this is a musical document; a ... See full summary »

14. R.E.M. Parallel (1995 Video)
70 min | Music
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A collection of R.E.M. music videos from Automatic for the People and Monster.

15. William Eggleston in the Real World (2005)
87 min | Documentary, Biography
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Metascore: 69/100 (13 reviews)
16. Amber City (1999)
48 min | Documentary
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Director: Jem Cohen
17. Benjamin Smoke (2000)
72 min | Documentary
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Metascore: 71/100 (9 reviews)
18. A Walk Into the Sea: Danny Williams and the Warhol Factory (2007)
75 min | Documentary
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Esther Robinson's portrait of her uncle Danny Williams -- Warhol's onetime lover, collaborator and filmmaker in his own right -- offers a exploration of the Factory era, an homage to Williams's talent, a journey of family discovery and a compelling inquiry into Williams's mysterious disappearance at age 27.

19. Joe Papp in Five Acts (2010)
82 min | Documentary
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20. Buried in Light (1994)
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Director: Jem Cohen
21. Gravity Was Everywhere Back Then (2010)
75 min | Animation
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The true story of a man who built a house to heal his wife.

23. The 8 (2009)
49 min
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In June 2009, Tamaas, an international non-profit arts organization, invited eight poets and filmmakers coming from France, Lebanon, Mexico, Morocco, and the United States, to Tangier, ... See full summary »

24. Words in Your Face (1991 TV Short)
26 min | Short
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25. Lucky Three an Elliott Smith Portrait (1997)
11 min | Short, Documentary, Music
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this short features Elliott Smith performing 3 beautiful songs acoustically and live, "between the bars", "thirteen", and "angeles". This short is basically a montage with some "stock ... See full summary »

Director: Jem Cohen |  Star: Elliott Smith
26. Evening's Civil Twilight in Empires of Tin (2008)
100 min | Music
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Empires Of Tin is a meditation on the decline of empires, juxtaposing the twilight stages of the Habsburg empire with those of the current American one, using archival imagery, live ... See full summary »

Writer: Jem Cohen |  Director: Jem Cohen |  Stars: Vic Chesnutt, Thierry Amar, Eric Craven, T. Griffin
27. RoadMovie (1996 Video)
90 min | Documentary, Music
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28. The Papp Project (2001)
Documentary
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31. Lost Book Found (1996)
35 min | Documentary, Short
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32. Long for the City (Patti Smith in New York) (2009)
9 min | Documentary, Short
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A short portrait of Patti Smith in the city where she lives. Patti recites the very first poem-song she ever wrote. We take a walk in her changing neighborhood, and I ask her what she saw.

Writer: Patti Smith |  Director: Jem Cohen |  Star: Patti Smith
33. Sonic Youth: Do You Believe in Rapture? (2006)
4 min | Short
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An elegy for NYC's late, great CBGB club.

Director: Braden King |  Star: Sonic Youth
34. Gravity Hill Newsreel No. 1 (2011)
4 min | Documentary, Short
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Director: Jem Cohen
35. Looking for a Thrill: An Anthology of Inspiration (2005 Video)
330 min | Documentary
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Looking For a Thrill: An Anthology of Inspiration is a collection of personal stories about defining moments of musical inspiration (a record, a show, a musician, etc.) for 112 musicians ... See full summary »

36. South Main (2008)
77 min | Documentary
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In order to contain violence on the streets and rampant gang crime, city authorities decided in December 2004 to clear out and tear down one complete apartment block in South Central Los ... See full summary »

Writer: Kelly Parker |  Director: Kelly Parker
37. Gravity Hill Newsreel No. 2 (2011)
3 min | Documentary, Short
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Director: Jem Cohen
38. Blood Orange Sky (1999)
26 min | Short
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Director: Jem Cohen
39. A Road in Florida (1983)
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Director: Jem Cohen
40. Gravity Hill Newsreel No. 5 (2013)
7 min | Documentary, Short
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Director: Jem Cohen
41. Annie Truitt, Working (2010)
13 min | Short, Biography
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Writer: Jem Cohen |  Director: Jem Cohen |  Star: Anne Truitt
42. Le bled (Buildings in a Field) (2009)
14 min | Short
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Writer: Eric Giraud |  Directors: Jem Cohen, Luc Sante
43. Gravity Hill Newsreel No. 5 1/2
2 min | Documentary, Short, Music
Director: Jem Cohen
44. Just Hold Still (1989)
32 min | Short
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Director: Jem Cohen
45. Building a Broken Mousetrap (2006)
63 min | Documentary
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An unorthodox concert film of the Holland-based band, the Ex, playing in New York. Intercut with city footage and documentation of anti-war, anti-Bush demonstrations.

Director: Jem Cohen |  Star: The Ex
46. We Have an Anchor (2012)
3 min | Short, Music
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Director: Jem Cohen
47. Drink Deep (1992)
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Director: Jem Cohen
48. Gravity Hill Newsreel No. 9 (2012)
7 min | Documentary, Short
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Director: Jem Cohen
49. This Is a History of New York (1987)
23 min | Short
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Director: Jem Cohen
50. The Brooklyn Bridge (2010)
4 min | Documentary, Short, History
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A portrait of The Brooklyn Bridge.

Writer: Derek Shane Garcia |  Director: Derek Shane Garcia |  Stars: Andy, Cyllie, Didi, Ed