Thunder Road (2018)

Thunder Road (2018)“Thunder Road” (2018, USA, comedy/drama, 92m, not rated) A police officer faces a personal meltdown following a divorce and the death of his mother. Winner of a grand jury award at SXSW Festival.

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Puzzle (2018)

Puzzle (2018) “Puzzle”  (2018, U.S., drama, 103m, R) A wife (Kelly Macdonald) with two grown sons, who has a talent for assembling jigsaw puzzles,  sneaks away from her suburban town and goes to New York City, where she partners with a man for a puzzle tournament in...

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Capernaum (2018)

Capernaum (2018)“Capernaum” (2018, Lebanon, drama, 123m, R) Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, Nadine Labaki's “Capernaum” ("Chaos") tells the story of Zain (Zain al Rafeea), a 12-year-old Lebanese boy who sues his parents for the "crime" of...

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Becoming Astrid (2018)

Becoming Astrid (2018)“Becoming Astrid” (2018, Sweden, biography/drama, 123m, not rated) A depiction of the early tumultuous years of Swedish author Astrid Lindgren, the world's third most-translated children's writer She is credited for more than 100 books, including...

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Spring Festival Documentaries

Los Reyes (2018)

Los Reyes (2018)“Los Reyes” (2018, Chile, documentary, 87m, not rated) Los Reyes ("The Kings") is the oldest skatepark in the Chilean capital of Santiago. This story is about the real kings there: Football and Chola, two stray dogs who have made their home in this...

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Honeyland (2019)

Honeyland (2019)“Honeyland” (2019, USA, documentary, 87m, not rated) Nestled in an isolated mountain region deep within the Balkans, Hatidze Muratova lives with her ailing mother in a village without roads, electricity or running water. She's the last in a long line...

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Midnight Family (2019)

Midnight Family (2019)“Midnight Family” (2019, Mexico, documentary, 90m, not rated) In Mexico City's wealthiest neighborhoods, the Ochoa family runs a for-profit ambulance, competing with other unlicensed EMTs for patients in need of urgent care. In this cutthroat...

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