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1. Hava, Maryam, Ayesha (2019)
86 min | Drama
Three Afghan women from different social background, living in Kabul, are facing a big challenge in their lives. Hava, a traditional pregnant woman whom no one cares about, is living with ... See full summary »
Afghanistan (Persian, Dari)
2. The Delegation (2018)
77 min | Drama
In 1990, a European delegation comes to Tirana to monitor the reforms of the communist regime. A government official is sent on a mission to a faraway prison in order to bring an important dissident back to the capital.
Albania (Albanian, French)
3. Papicha (2019)
106 min | Drama
Algiers, 1997. Terrorist wanting an Islamic and archaic state are everywhere. Women are oppressed, in a seek to take control of their bodies, clothing and public space. Young student Nedjma is passionate about making a fashion show.
Algeria (French, Arabic)
4. Heroic Losers (2019)
116 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Based on the book from Eduardo Sacheri "The Night of the Heroic Losers" (Alfaguara Novel Prize 2016). In a far-flung town in the province of Buenos Aires, many things are about to die out. ... See full summary »
5. Lengthy Night (2018)
100 min | Drama
The dramatic fate of heroes of different eras is associated with wolf and spherical stone. The fate pursues those stone-owners.
6. Buoyancy (2019)
93 min | Drama
14-year-old Chakra is sold as a slave labourer to the captain of a Thai fishing vessel. The captain's rule on board is cruel and arbitrary.
Australia (Thai, Khmer)
7. Joy (V) (2018)
TV-MA | 99 min | Drama
Joy, a young Nigerian woman caught in the vicious cycle of sex trafficking, is instructed by her exploiter Madame to supervise Precious, a teenage girl who is not ready to accept her fate.
Austria (English, German)
8. Alpha (I) (2019)
90 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy
A 40 year old painter, who lives in a wooden and bamboo house on stilts in the middle of a polluted lake on the outskirts of Dhaka City. Alpha's house serves as his painting. Dogs, roosters... See full summary »
9. Debut (I) (2017)
80 min | Documentary
The soulless atmosphere of a women's penitentiary destroys the prisoners' personality, kills all femininity in them. The film looks at the rationality of the long prison terms for women with children.
Director: Anastasiya Miroshnichenko
10. Our Mothers (2019)
78 min | Drama
Guatemala, 2018. The whole country is immersed in the trial of the soldiers who sparked the civil war. Victim statements come one after another. Ernesto is a young anthropologist working ... See full summary »
11. I Miss You (2019)
105 min | Drama
Following his son Gabriel's death, Jorge travels from conservative Bolivia to New York City to confront Gabriel's boyfriend Sebastian.
Bolivia (Spanish, English)
12. The Son (II) (2019)
106 min | Drama
Adopted son Arman (18) has an unstable character and cannot find peace in the struggle for his identity. His parents and younger brother Dado (14), who was born after Arman's adoption, ... See full summary »
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnian)
13. Invisible Life (2019)
139 min | Drama
Two sisters born in Rio de Janeiro make their way through life, each mistakenly believing the other is living out her dreams half a world away.
14. Ága (2018)
96 min | Drama
In a yurt on the snow-covered fields of the North, Nanook and Sedna live following the traditions of their ancestors. Alone in the wilderness, they look like the last people on Earth. ... See full summary »
Votes: 699 | Gross: $0.00M
15. In the Life of Music (2018)
92 min | Drama, Family, History
In the Life of Music, a story told in three chapters, tells the story of how one song 'Champa Battambang,' a song made famous by Sinn Sisamuth (the King of Khmer Music), plays a role in the lives of three different generations.
Cambodia (Khmer | English)
16. Antigone (I) (2019)
109 min | Drama
A modern adaptation of the classic Greek tragedy which falls within a social realism. To the law of men, the young Antigone apposes her own sets of values.
17. Spider (2019)
105 min | Thriller
Three friends are part of an opposition group in the chaotic Chile of the early 70's and together commit a political crime that changes the history of the country and incidentally involves them in a betrayal that separates them forever.
18. Monos (2019)
R | 102 min | Drama, Thriller
On a remote mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.
Colombia (English, Spanish)
19. The Awakening of the Ants (2019)
94 min | Drama
Isabel is a 28-year-old seamstress. She is a good mother, wife and daughter-in-law and she teaches that to her daughters. Her family insists she should have another child, a boy, and this ... See full summary »
Costa Rica (Spanish)
20. Mali (2018)
90 min | Crime, Drama
After spending four years in prison, a drug dealer will do anything to keep custody over his son.
21. A Translator (2018)
107 min | Drama
A Russian Literature professor at the University of Havana is ordered to work as a translator for child victims of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster when they are sent to Cuba for medical treatment.
Votes: 302 | Gross: $0.01M
Cuba (Spanish, Russian)
22. The Painted Bird (2019)
169 min | Drama, War
A young Jewish boy somewhere in Eastern Europe seeks refuge during World War II where he encounters many different characters.
Czech Republic (Czech, German, Russian)
23. Queen of Hearts (2019)
127 min | Drama
A woman jeopardizes both her career and her family when she seduces her teenage stepson and is forced to make an irreversible decision with fatal consequences.
24. The Projectionist (2019)
94 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A lonely man who operates a film projector finds his only solace in a woman he sees on a film reel. After the reel is lost in an accident, he sets out to find the woman through the remotest, poorest places of the Dominican Republic.
Dominican Republic (Spanish)
25. The Longest Night (2019)
95 min | Drama, Thriller
She is the perfect woman until she decides to be free.
26. Poisonous Roses (2018)
70 min | Drama
« Set in the confines of an impoverished Cairo neighborhood, a community's everyday life is threatened by the ruthless rhythms of Tanneries, rotary driers crushing animal skin, hazards of ... See full summary »
27. Truth and Justice (2019)
149 min | Drama
TRUTH AND JUSTICE is the story of an uncompromising man whose soul is corrupted by the relentless pursuit of his dream.
28. Running Against the Wind (II) (2019)
116 min | Drama
In Ethiopia, two men are running to achieve their dreams.
29. Stupid Young Heart (2018)
102 min | Drama
An edgy, warm, and raw drama about suburban teenagers who unexpectedly have to deal with grown up problems of pregnancy, while extreme right ideas begin to encroach on their multicultural ... See full summary »
Finland (Finnish, Somali)
30. Les Misérables (2019)
R | 102 min | Crime, Drama
Stéphane joined the Anti-Crime Brigade of Montfermeil, in the 93. He meets his new teammates, Chris and Gwada, and discovers the tensions between the different groups of the district.
31. Shindisi (2019)
105 min | Drama, History, War
A story of the film is based on real events that occurred during the Russian military intervention in Georgia in 2008. Shindisi is a name of the place where Russian occupation forces sieged... See full summary »
32. System Crasher (2019)
118 min | Drama
On her wild quest for love, 9-year-old Benni's untamed energy drives everyone around her to despair.
33. Azali (2018)
92 min | Drama
Thrust into Accra by circumstances, a 14 year old girl from Northern Ghana must endure life in the slums of Accra and find a way to get back home
34. When Tomatoes Met Wagner (2019)
72 min | Documentary
The humorous and uplifting story of two ingenuous Greek cousins, who tackle the world market with their organic tomato products.
35. The White Storm 2: Drug Lords (2019)
99 min | Action
A wealthy businessman tries to take down a drug kingpin that he used to work with, while a policeman tries to find justice without breaking the law.
Hong Kong (Cantonese)
36. Those Who Remained (2019)
83 min | Drama
A lyrical story of the healing power of love in the midst of national conflict, lost and trauma, Those Who Remained reveals the healing process of Holocaust survivors through the eyes of a young girl in post-World War II Hungary.
37. A White, White Day (2019)
109 min | Drama
In a remote Icelandic town, an off duty police chief begins to suspect a local man for having had an affair with his wife, who recently died in a car accident. Gradually his obsession for ... See full summary »
38. Gully Boy (2019)
Not Rated | 153 min | Drama, Music
A coming-of-age story based on the lives of street rappers in Mumbai.
Votes: 21,898 | Gross: $5.57M
39. Memories of My Body (2018)
105 min | Drama
In Center Java Juno, a pre-teen abandoned by his father, joins a Lengger dance centre where men assume feminine appearances but the political and social upheaval in Indonesia forces him on ... See full summary »
40. Finding Farideh (2018)
88 min | Documentary
"Finding Farideh" is about an Iranian girl named Farideh, who has been adopted by a Dutch couple 40 years ago, and now overcomes her fears and travels to her motherland Iran for the first ... See full summary »
Iran (Persian, Dutch, English)
41. Incitement (2019)
123 min | Thriller
Details the year leading to the assassination of Israel's Prime Minister, Yitzhak Rabin (1922-1995), from the point of view of the assassin.
42. The Traitor (2019)
R | 145 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The real life of Tommaso Buscetta the so called "boss of the two worlds", first mafia informant in Sicily 1980's.
43. Weathering with You (2019)
111 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy
A high-school boy who has run away to Tokyo befriends a girl who appears to be able to manipulate the weather.
44. Kazakh Khanate: The Golden Throne (2019)
111 min | Action, Drama, History
Fifteenth century. In the vast expanses of Eurasia for several centuries, the descendants of the great Genghis Khan have created their own and crushed the alien states. One of them is the ... See full summary »
45. Subira (2018)
99 min | Drama
A free-spirited young girl, in Lamu struggles to live out her unique dream of swimming in the ocean, against local customs and an arranged upper- class marriage. Does Subira have the courage to take her dream on, against all odds?
Kenya (Swahili, English)
46. Zana (2019)
97 min | Drama
Haunted by her long suppressed past and pressured by family to seek treatment from mystical healers for her infertility, a Kosovar woman struggles to reconcile the expectations of motherhood with a legacy of wartime brutality.
47. Aurora (II) (2018)
98 min | Drama
Central Asia. A sanatorium called Aurora, is located at the shores of the high mountainous lake Issyk-Kul and the action of the film is taking place in this sanatorium. All happens in one ... See full summary »
Kyrgyzstan (Kirghiz, Russian)
48. The Mover (2018)
90 min | History
Zanis Lipke's family's efforts to save the Jews during World War II and the rise of the child in a tragic historical situation.
Latvia (Latvian, German, Yiddish)
49. 1982 (2019)
100 min | Drama, History