The great names in cinema
GERMANY , France , Belgium
| 118 minutes | 2017
Highly political film about the meeting between a journalist exiled to France (Karl Marx) and the rebellious son of a wealthy German industrialist (Friedrich Engels). Sparks fly. The director of the hard-hitting documentary I’m Not Your Negro (2016) delves into the early years of the author of Das Kapital and his meeting with his alter ego, Friedrich Engels. This elegant, fast-paced biopic about 19th-century schools of thought and worker movements holds up a mirror to today’s world, where social inequality is worse than ever.IN THE PRESENCE OF THE DIRECTOR
The tentative beginnings of a love affair in a time of humanitarian aid set in the ravaged landscapes of a war zone. The tortuous journey of two young...
LITHUANIA , France , Ukraine , Poland | 118 minutes | 2017
A man of unshakeable conviction risks losing everything in this scathing indictment of a country whose citizens are subject to arbitrary arrests. Winner of...
IRAN | 118 minutes | 2017
The latest bittersweet offering from Finland’s cinematic ambassador won the Silver Bear for best director at this year’s Berlin Festival. Khaled, an...
FINLAND , Germany | 118 minutes | 2017
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