Films

  • 15 YEARS + 1 DAY

    15 AÑOS Y 1 DÍA

    The lives of an unemployed actress (Maribel Verdú), her rebellious teenage son, and a strict grandfather (Tito Valverde) collide with a macho trio of South American youth.

  • ALL ABOUT THE FEATHERS

    POR LAS PLUMAS

    A loner security guard buys a fighting rooster so he can enter illegal cockfights. Chalo’s feathered pal attracts an assortment of oddball characters in this insightful comedy of fate and friendship.

  • ALVARO ILIZARBE: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • THE AMAZING CATFISH

    LOS INSÓLITOS PECES GATO

    Martha, an ailing single mother of four, brings misfit Claudia into her home for a temporary stay. As Martha’s health deteriorates, her children come to rely on Claudia’s calming presence.

  • AMERICAN DREAMS IN CHINA

    中國合伙人

    Dubbed "the Chinese The Social Network ", this grand tale follows three friends who launch a successful English instruction school for Chinese students, and then face copyright infringement lawsuits a...

  • ANDREW NIGON: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • THE ART RUSH

    As the contemporary art market is dominated by speculative billionaire collectors, long-view professionals such as Don & Mera Rubell hold steady to a sense of artistic merit. Preceded by “DANIEL ARSHA...

  • ASTEROID

    ASTEROIDE

    After seven years Cristina returns to her childhood home—left to her older brother, Mauricio, by their deceased parents. The siblings, now dysfunctional adults, struggle to find their footing and som...

  • AUSTYN WEINER: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

  • BACK TO THE 80's PARTY

    Following the gala screening of Brazil’s 2013 blockbuster BRAZILIAN WESTERN, by Faroeste Caboclo, step back in time and dance the night away with the coolest Brazilian 80's party now in Miami.

  • BAREFOOT IN THE KITCHEN

    CON LA PATA QUEBRADA

    A chronicle of how Spanish cinema has portrayed the evolution of women—from the 1930s to present day, via film fragments from 180 movies—simultaneously revisiting the history of the country.

  • BELLE

    True story of an illegitimate mixed-race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral in racist-infused 18th century Britain. Stars Tom Wilkinson, Emily Watson, Matthew Goode.

  • BENDS

    A humble chauffeur from Mainland China and his affluent Hong Kong employer are linked together by a tightening economic noose as they each negotiate the unresolvable tension in their two homes.

  • BERT RODRIGUEZ: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • BHAKTI BAXTER: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • A BIG DEAL

    特殊交易

    A 10-year-old boy, lonely for his mother who is always working, hires a prostitute to fill in for her when she can’t come to Parent Day at school.

  • BLACKBRICK CHINESE DINNER

    Paired with the 5:00 PM screening of FINAL RECIPE at O cinema on Sunday, Mar 9.

  • BLUE

    A homeless man desperately looks for his missing dog Blue.

  • BRASSERIE ROMANTIQUE

    BRASSERIE ROMANTIEK

    Anticipation is high in Pascaline and Angelo’s renowned restaurant for Valentine’s Day, but tension soon rises in the kitchen when Pascaline’s ex-lover of 20 years ago walks in for dinner.

  • BRAZILIAN WESTERN

    FAROESTE CABOCLO

    A doomed love triangle loosely based on an epic folk ballad by the legendary Brasília rock band Legião Urbana. João (Fabrício Boliveira, "Elite Squad"), an outlaw from the provinces, tries his luck i...

  • A BRIEF HISTORY OF CGI Presented by Spaz Williams, Hosted by Kreative Kontent

    Be inspired by legendary graphics pioneer Spaz Williams. Academy Award nominee for The Mask, and Chief Animator on The Abyss, Terminator 2, and Jurassic Park.

  • CANNIBAL

    CANÍBAL

    The most prestigious tailor in Granada (Antonio de la Torre) lusts for female flesh in a secretly unconventional way, but an unfamiliar feeling creeps in when he falls for a vulnerable young Romanian ...

  • CHERRY POP: THE STORY OF THE WORLD'S FANCIEST CAT

    The true and quirky story of the world's most pampered cat, and the people who loved her.

  • THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. Eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • CHUB

    An overweight kid who gets his bike stolen by the school bully. In the plight to get his bike back, Chub forms an unlikely friendship with the school rebel, Steph, setting them on a course that will t...

  • CITY OF GOD: 10 YEARS LATER

    CIDADE DE DEUS: 10 ANOS DEPOIS

    Ten years after the release of the Oscar-nominated "City of God," this new documentary explores the positive and negative impact the 2002 film has had on the lives of those in the Rio de Janeiro neigh...

  • CLUB SANDWICH

    Droll comedy of a single mother whose 15-year-old son is her best friend must face his inevitable departure from the nest when a girl his own age piques his interest.

  • CODY HUDSON: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • COHERENCE

    An intimate dinner party is disrupted when a massive power outage triggers a series of increasingly mind-tripping events.

  • THE CONGRESS

    An aging, out-of-work actress (Robin Wright) must accept the consequences of selling her digitalized cinematic identity to a major studio in this live action/animation hybrid from the director of "Wal...

  • CRISTO REY

    In a slum barrio of Santo Domingo, a mixed race Haitian-Dominican teen guards the local kingpin’s beautiful young sister, in a retelling of the Romeo & Juliet tragedy.

  • DANIEL ARSHAM: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • DB BISTRO MODERNE LE CHEF AFTER-PARTY

    Paired with the 7:30 PM screening of LE CHEF on Monday, Mar 10 at Paragon Grove Cinemas (Cocowalk).

  • DEEP CITY: BIRTH OF THE MIAMI SOUND

    A celebration of Deep City Records, the label behind South Florida’s early days of soul music in the 1960s, and its unique place in American musical history. Followed by onstage party with live DJ.

  • DEFAULT

    Somali pirates led by Atlas (David Oyelow), hijack a plane chartered by an American news crew in a tension-packed thriller centered around a deadly battle of wits. WORLD PREMIERE

  • THE DEVIL'S VIOLINIST

    DER TEUFELSGEIGER

    Notorious womanizer and 19th century violin virtuoso at the peak of his career, Niccolò Paganini (David Garrett) is lured to London by his business- savvy agent.

  • DO A SHOT MIAMI!! Presented by Kodak & Pro8mm

    A unique opportunity to demo a Super 8 camera and shoot a free roll of film. Limited availability, participants will work in groups. FREE EVENT. TO REGISTER VISIT => http://bit.ly/1gT0iAR

  • THE DOG

    Forty years after the attempted Brooklyn bank heist that inspired the film "Dog Day Afternoon" (starring Al Pacino), John “The Dog” Wojtowicz sheds new light on his “romantic” reasons behind the crime...

  • DOM HEMINGWAY

    An ex-con's (Jude Law) only chance to go straight is to collect his due from his old crime boss (Demian Bichir), in this wisecracking, safecracking comedy.

  • THE DOUBLE

    Adapted from the Dostoyevsky 1846 novella, Simon (Jesse Eisenberg) finds his life gradually usurped by a doppelgänger who is everything he isn't: confident, charismatic, successful …

  • DOUBLE PLAY: JAMES BENNING AND RICHARD LINKLATER

    Hoping to ignite in others what fueled the passion behind their filmmaking careers, Benning and Linklater (an Oscar nominee for Before Midnight) reflect on their multi-year friendship and divergent p...

  • EASTERN BOYS

    A middle-aged Frenchman becomes entangled with a group of young Eastern European hustlers. A twisted thriller combined with a meditation on May-December relationships, featuring the most unexpected en...

  • ECTOTHERMS

    An impression of Miami as it is lived, not imagined: a sultry city where family heritage, urban plight, and a unique landscape intersect to create a youth culture like no other in the world.

  • EGG & DART DINNER

    Paired with the 7:00 PM screening of FOOD FOR LOVE and IMPROMTU at O CINEMA, on Thursday, Mar 13.

  • ELSA & FRED

    Elsa (Shirley MacLaine), a vivacious retiree in New Orleans gets straight-laced widower, Fred (Christopher Plummer), as an unwanted next-door neighbor—until he ultimately surrenders to her bold and be...

  • ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Don't Get a Job! Instead, Make One for Yourself

    Recent MDC Film & TV graduates who have started their own businesses share their experiences. FREE event. First come first seated.

  • EUROPE IN 8 BITS

    Party your way through the world of chip music, a new electronic musical trend which reuses outdated technology from 80s videogame hardware (i.e. Nintendo’s GameBoy, Atari ST) in amazingly creative wa...

  • FACK JU GÖHTE/SUCK ME SHAKESPEER

    F*CK JE, GOETHE

    Zeki, an ex-con who can barely spell, becomes a substitute teacher at Goethe High in order to drill a tunnel below the new gym built on the exact spot where stripper friend Charlie buried his loot.

  • FADING GIGOLO

    Woody Allen is a late-blooming pimp to John Turturro’s middle-aged junior florist-turned hustler in a hilarious NY comedy, where legendary screen sirens Sharon Stone and Sofia Vergara turn up as eager...

  • FAMILY UNITED

    LA GRAN FAMILIA ESPAÑOLA

    Ephraim’s wedding day coincides with Spain’s appearance in the 2010 World Soccer Championship finals, and nothing goes as planned in this touching comedy, nominated for 12 Goya Awards.

  • FINAL RECIPE

    FA-I-NEOL RE-SI-PI

    Mark is determined to save his ailing grandfather’s restaurant with a victory on the top-rated Shanghai reality show “Final Recipe”.

  • FINDING VIVIAN MAIER

    The secret life of the late Vivian Maier, a career nanny whose unknown cache of 100,000 pictures earned her posthumous recognition as one of America’s most proficient and insightful street photographe...

  • FLAMINGO

    FLAMINGO is a surreal animated musical about depression and finding happiness again.

  • FOOD FOR LOVE

    Three Greek mothers cook and send loving food packages to their children studying abroad, displaying how food in the hands of Greek mothers is a powerful and symbolic tool capable of bridging geograph...

  • FOOSBALL

    METEGOL

    Academy Award-winning director Juan José Campanella’s follow-up to The Secret In Their Eyes is an epic, animated homage to Argentina's soccer culture.

  • FRIENDSWITHYOU: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • GABRIELLE

    A gifted singer with Williams syndrome embarks on a valiant quest to become independent and sexually liberated, in this authentic Québécois heart-tugger.

  • GLOBAL PLAYER

    GLOBAL PLAYER - WO WIR SIND ISCH VORNE

    A family-run textile machine company in a small southern German town is in trouble, and the heir to the business is forced to negotiate with Chinese entrepreneurs behind his caustic 90-year old father...

  • GRACE

    GRAÇA

    A teenage synchronized swimmer is a fish-out-of-water even when she’s in the pool.

  • GRIGRIS

    The charismatic and partially paralyzed Grigris works all angles to secure his life-long dream of dancing to transcend his meager surroundings, as hope must battle cruel fate.

  • HELI

    Amid a devastating environment of gang violence, 12-year-old Estela falls in love with a young police cadet who wants to marry her, and brings unexpectedly shocking consequences on her family. Best D...

  • HERE'S THE DEAL

    SOMOS GENTE HONRADA

    Two middle-aged family men, hit hard by Spain’s economic crisis, stumble upon a hefty stash of cocaine while out fishing, but are conflicted and clueless on how to get rid of the haul in this Galician...

  • I'LL FOLLOW YOU DOWN

    Erol (Haley Joel Osment, now 25) struggles to keep his mother (Gillian Anderson) on an even keel after his father vanishes into thin air.

  • ILLITERATE

    LAS ANALFABETAS

    A Chilean woman (Paulina Garcia of "Gloria" in another star turn), who has kept her inability to read a secret for many years, is persuaded to take classes.

  • THE IMMIGRANT

    In the unforgiving streets of 1920s New York, a Polish immigrant (Marion Cotillard) falls into the cruel trap of prostitution set by a sleazy show-runner (Joaquin Phoenix).

  • IMPROMPTU

    With captivating animated line drawings, a cook preparing for a dinner party while conversing with guests uncovers moments of beauty in the midst of entropy.

  • IN DARKNESS WE FALL

    LA CUEVA

    Five friends go on a cave-exploring Mediterranean holiday but get lost in a myriad of passageways, resulting in a diabolic quest for survival.

  • INTERNATIONAL NOISE CONFERENCE 2013

    This experimental film follows the 2013 International Noise Conference founded by Frank Falestra and captures days of experimental music.

  • IVORY TOWER

    A debate on the cost and value of higher education in the US that asks: Is college really worth it?Preceded by: “CODY HUDSON: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago.”

  • JADOO

    Two brothers, both exquisite chefs, fall out and rip the family recipe book in half, setting up rival Indian restaurants. Twenty years later, a daughter is determined to reunite them by persuading the...

  • JEN STARK: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • JIM DRAIN: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • KENTON PARKER: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets of Chicago

    WORLD PREMIERE. One of eleven short films documenting a project by a group of nationally and internationally renowned artists commissioned by The Arts Initiative and curated by Primary Projects.

  • KID CANNABIS

    True story of 2 Idaho border-dwellers who built a multimillion-dollar business by illegally running marijuana (that was legally purchased a few miles away in Canada) into the US, in this cross between...

  • LA GLOUTONNERIE DINNER

    Paired with BRASSERIE ROMANTIQUE on Saturday, March 8 at 7:00 PM at Regal South Beach Cinemas.

  • LA JAULA DE ORO

    A group of young Guatemalan kids flee their homeland for a better life in the US, but must first escape the dangers of human traffickers in Mexico.

  • LE CHEF

    COMME UN CHEF

    Jean Reno stars as veteran chef of a Michelin three-star culinary empire—running short on inspiration, when a radical young molecular gastronomic chef enters the picture. Also starring Santiago Segur...

  • LEARNING LANGUAGE AND CULTURE THROUGH CINEMA

    How does film facilitate language and culture learning as well as international understanding? RSVP required to attend. Email Arely Ruiz at mailto:arelyruiz@bellsouth.net.

  • LIVING IS EASY WITH EYES CLOSED

    VIVIR ES FÁCIL CON LOS OJOS CERRADOS

    Spain, 1966: Antonio (Javier Cámara), a teacher and Beatles fan, learns that his idol John Lennon is making a film in Almería, and sets out to meet him.

  • LOCATIONS: LOOKING FOR RUSTY JAMES

    LOCACIONES: BUSCANDO A RUSTY JAMES

    A cinephile essay on the enormous impact Francis Ford Coppola’s 1983 film "Rumble Fish" had on a generation in Latin America, exploring the inspirations and effects of a particular cultural phenomenon...

  • LOS POSIBLES

    In a rhapsody of toughened bodies and torn emotions, a group of teenagers seeking refuge from hardship perform in an experimental fusion of film and dance that stretches the boundaries of visual kinet...

  • THE MAN OF THE CROWD

    O HOMEM DAS MULTIDÕES

    Both Juvenal and Margo live in a state of isolation, despite residing in a bustling urban center. Each manages to find comfort in peculiar ways, in this adaption of Edgar Allan Poe's classic short st...

  • MATEO

    MATEO

    WORLD PREMIERE. At the impressionable age of 16, young Mateo faces a dilemma about the direction his life will take when his corrupt uncle asks him to infiltrate a local Barrancabermeja theatre group ...

  • MEMORIES OF THE DESERT

    ROMANCE POLICIAL

    Antônio, a 28-year-old novelist in Rio, hitchhikes to Chile’s Atacama desert to write an erotic tale, and inadvertently becomes “involved” in a murder. WORLD PREMIERE

  • MEMPHIS

    Avant-garde R&B star Will Earl Beal plays a troubled musician who drifts through moody Memphis in no rush to cash in, driven by a quest of self-discovery.

  • MIAMI + SHANGHAI CINEMASLAM

    MIFF’s student film school competition expands to a match-up between Miami and Shanghai film schools with 13 film schools in two cities competing in the 4th annual student film competition.

  • MIDNIGHT COWBOY

    The 45th anniversary screening of Schlesinger’s Best Picture winner starring Jon Voight and Dustin Hoffman. Intro by photographer Michael Childers and a presentation of Voight’s screen tests. Tickets ...

  • THE MOUNTAIN

    LA MONTAÑA

    Contending with the harsh, freezing climate of Katmandu, a trio of Dominicans make history by crowning Mount Everest with a Dominican flag in 2011, inspiring three young surfers to conquer Pico Duarte...

  • NATURAL SCIENCES

    CIENCIAS NATURALES

    Twelve-year-old Lila enlists her boarding school teacher as a companion on an emotional journey to track down the biological father she has never known.

  • THE NOTORIOUS MR. BOUT

    Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout is currently serving a 25-year prison sentence in a US prison, portrayed as a serious villain, but unprecedented new footage reveals a family and businessman with a mor...

  • ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE

    Underground guitarist (Tom Hiddleston) reunites with his irrepressibly stylish and mysterious lover (Tilda Swinton) in this sensually languid vampire story set against the desolation of Detroit and Ta...

  • OPEN WINDOWS

    Elijah Wood and Sasha Grey star in a jaw-dropping thriller that takes surveillance and celebrity obsession to an ultimate 21st century extreme. Nacho Vigalondo will be introduced by Celebrity Guest Ho...

  • The OVERNIGHTERS

    Pastor Jay Reinke opens his church to a group of men living under the hopeless shadow of recession—an act of compassion that risks his livelihood and brings heavy consequences.Pastor Jay Reinke opens ...

  • PAPI SHORTS COMPETITION PROGRAM 2

    Includes five shorts: "The Phone Call" (UK) "Shirt Out, Game Over!" (Switzerland), "Unicorn" (Bolivia), "Strike: The Greatest Bowling Story Ever Told" (USA), "Cherry Pop: The Story of the World's Fanc...

  • PAPI SHORTS COMPETITION PROGRAM I

    Includes four shorts: "Chub" (USA), "Blue" (USA), "Grace" (Brazil), and "A Big Deal" (China).

  • PATRON 3-D OPENING NIGHT PARTY

    The historic Dupont Building magically transforms into a cinematically-themed playground teeming with “hidden image TVs”, a bountiful selection of culinary delights*, and an endless flow of creative P...

  • THE PHONE CALL

    A shy woman who works in a helpline call center receives a phone call from a mysterious man that changes her life forever.

  • A PLACE IN HEAVEN

    MAKOM BE-GAN EDEN

    A secular Israeli army officer is celebrated for his heroics on the battlefield but finds fatherhood and building a family a much greater challenge. Madmony (Restoration) masterfully entwines the epic...

  • PRODUCING IN FLORIDA AND BEYOND 2

    Expert panelists will guide you through the labyrinth of permitting, insurance, equipment, shooting and completion.

  • PYRAT GOLD: AWARDS NIGHT RUM PARTY

    Mine some Pyrat "gold" as MIFF2014 celebrates its newly minted Award-winners in preparation for the final ballot count to reveals from the Lexus Audience Award votes. In truth, everyone is a winner a...

  • REEL MUSIC VIDEO ART COMPETITION with LIVE performance by BEACH DAY

    Music videos from the top 10 finalists in the REEL Music Video Art Competition, sponsored by MTV Latin America and Tr3s. INCLUDES special on-stage performance by MIami-based band BEACH DAY, and after...

  • REMEMBERING THE ARTIST: ROBERT DE NIRO SR.

    Robert De Niro turns an emotional spotlight on his father, the late abstract expressionist painter Robert De Niro Sr.

  • THE RITZ-CARLTON COCONUT GROVE DINNER

    Paired with the 7:15pm screening of JADOO at Paragon Grove Cinemas (Cocowalk) on Friday, Mar 14.

  • ROB THE MOB

    Andy Garcia and director Raymond De Felitta (City Island) re-team in this Bonnie & Clyde-style crime caper, involving a cash-strapped couple from Queens who rob a succession of mafia social clubs to c...

  • THE SACRAMENT

    An investigative reporter team infiltrates the cult life of an obscure Christian commune and soon realizes their chances of leaving the premises are slim to non-existent. Inspired by the 1978 Jonestow...

  • SALVATION ARMY

    L`ARMÉE DU SALUT

    A landmark in Arab cinema – Abdellah grows up in an oversized family in 1999 Morocco, where his forbidden gay love affair is met with stony silence. ~ Preceded by "Xenos" (UK/Greece/Denmark, 13 min),...

  • SÉPTIMO

    Tense, classical kidnapping thriller that exposes Buenos Aires’ edgy crime underbelly. Featuring masterful performances by Ricardo Darín and Belen Rueda as Sebastián and Delia, a divorcing couple who...

  • SERRAT & SABINA: TWO FOR THE ROAD

    SERRAT Y SABINA, EL SÍMBOLO Y EL CUATE

    Two celebrated Spanish singer/songwriters — generational icon Joan Manuel Serrat, exiled in Mexico under Franco’s dictatorship, and Joaquín Sabina, whose poetry and rebelliousness seduced audiences by...

  • SHIRT OUT, GAME OVER!

    This is the story of Tshering Dorji, Bhutan’s first bodybuilder, and his attempt to become the greatest athlete his country has ever seen.

  • SIDDHARTH

    After his 12-year-old son disappears while working to support the family, Mahendra travels across India on a desperate search for his missing boy.

  • SKIN

    A dangerous looking man frightens a woman aboard the Paris Metro, but she soon learns he's not after what she expects.

  • SOUL OF A BANQUET

    The director of "The Joy Luck Club" presents the amazing story of chef Cecilia Chiang, known for introducing America to authentic Chinese food. FREE ROOFTOP SCREENING at New World Center.

  • STILL LIFE

    A London civil servant with an unusual job strives to bring a final dignity to those who die alone - despite the downsizing pressures of his bean-counter boss. From the director of Machan (MIFF 2009).

  • STOCKHOLM

    ESTOCOLMO

    A hot-blooded Spaniard wanders the romantic late-night streets of Madrid to woo a pretty yet reluctant girl into his bed. But love’s morning-after hangover transforms the situation into something an ...

  • STRIKE: THE GREATEST BOWLING STORY EVER TOLD

    Bill Fong embarked down a path of bowling perfection. This short documentary tells his tale.

  • THE SUMMER OF THE FLYING FISH

    EL VERANO DE LOS PECES VOLADORES

    An upper class Chilean landowner resorts to increasingly extreme methods to exterminate carp fish invading his new lagoon, creating tense conflict with indigenous Mapuche natives who have lived on the...

  • SUPERMENSCH - THE LEGEND OF SHEP GORDON

    Marking his directorial debut, Mike Myers takes us behind-the-scenes into the fast-lane life of legendary impresario Shep Gordon, who influenced the careers of celebrities such as Michael Douglas, Eme...

  • TATTOO

    TATUAGEM

    An 18-year-old soldier becomes sexually involved with the ringleader of an avant-garde cabaret troupe who repeatedly clash with the establishment, in late '70s Brazil.

  • THOSE HAPPY YEARS

    ANNI FELICI

    The freedom-loving ‘70s creates special pressure for Roman narcissists Guido and Serena, whose marriage crumbles when Serena departs for a feminist commune in France.

  • THREE MANY WEDDINGS

    TRES BODAS DE MÁS

    A fresh, hilarious comedy from the director of "Ghost Graduation" (MIFF 2013). Three ex-boyfriends invite Ruth (Inma Cuesta) to their weddings, all in one month; the only person Ruth can convince to b...

  • TO KILL A MAN

    MATAR UN HOMBRE

    Jorge, a middle-class family man, is the target of menacing street thugs in this rugged thriller, where the law of human instinct stands in sharp contrast to man-made laws of right and wrong.

  • TRAP STREET

    SHUIYIN JIE

    An unsuspecting young cartographer discovers a dead-end lane that doesn’t register on the city’s digital mapping system, and is accidentally exposed to surveillance secrets that will change his life f...

  • AN UNBREAKABLE BOND

    The inspirational story of Marc A. Buoniconti, who suffered tragedy at the age of 19 on the football field when a tackle left him with a spinal cord injury and permanent paralysis. Yet Marc and his fa...

  • UNICORN

    UNICORNIO

    A fascinating glimpse into the Mennonite community of Bolivia, and the pressures facing a 25-year-old gay member of the conservative religious denomination as he tries to escape and live his truth. ...

  • A VERY BRIGHT FUTURE: THE END OF MOVIES AS WE KNOW THEM

    The director of the Festival's " Locations: Looking for Rusty James" discusses Scorsese, garage-cinema, streaming, Cinépata and niches.

  • WAR STORY

    A war photographer (Catherine Keener) retreats to Sicily, not far from former lover & mentor (Ben Kingsley), in an effort to confront her demons after being held hostage in Libya

  • WE ALL WANT WHAT'S BEST FOR HER

    TOTS VOLEM EL MILLOR PER A ELLA

    A car crash leaves Geni (Nora Navas, Black Bread) disillusioned with her domestic and professional world in Catalonia, causing her to re-think everything she thought she wanted from life.

  • WE ARE MARI PEPA

    SOMOS MARI PEPA

    Alex, a Guadalajara teen, attempts to lead his punk rock band Mari Pepa to victory in a local songwriting competition, but soon finds that girlfriends, grandmothers and stolen guitars will inadvertent...

  • WE ARE THE BEST!

    VI ÄR BÄST!

    Three ambitious teenage girls team up to form a punk band, without instruments, in 1980s Stockholm.

  • WEB

    Children in remote Peruvian villages experience Internet access for the first time via the One Laptop per Child program, and their lives begin to change.

  • WEB JUNKIE

    China is the first country to label Internet addiction a clinical disorder. In a Beijing addiction clinic, teenage boys are “deprogrammed” to redevelop socialization skills.

  • WETLANDS

    FEUCHTGEBIETE

    Helen is a bodily fluid-obsessed German teen who exists completely outside the acceptable limits of female sexuality and hygiene. (Warning: extremely graphic.)

  • WHITEY: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA V. JAMES J. BULGER

    Shocking expose of FBI’s possible complicity in allowing infamous gangster James “Whitey” Bulger to control a criminal empire for decades. Preceded by “JEN STARK: THE CHICAGO PROJECT X Fashion Outlets...

  • WITCHING AND BITCHING

    LAS BRUJAS DE ZUGARRAMURDI

    Wild 'n' crazy Alex de la Iglesia is back! Hugo Silva and Mario Casas lead a band of thieves who fall into the clutches of a coven of witches presided over by the legendary Carmen Maura.

  • WOLF

    Majid, a streetwise Moroccan parolee, faces conflict from multiple angles as the raw violence of the boxing ring bleeds into all aspects of his gritty new life in The Netherlands.

  • A WOLF AT THE DOOR

    O LOBO ATRÁS DA PORTA

    A complicated love triangle, police intrigue, shocking drama, and edge-of-your-seat suspense are intermingled in this fact-based story of the disappearance of a young girl in suburban Rio.

  • WORDS AND PICTURES

    Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche pair up as rival high school teachers mobilizing their students in a debate regarding the superior powers of literature vs. art.

  • WORK IN PROGRESS FROM CUBA

    Clips from a work-in-progress documentary Havana Motor Club, about Cuba’s top underground drag racers of classic American cars, and a quest to mount the first official car race since the Revolution’s ...

  • XENOS

    The story of a friend of the director’s, who escaped Palestine to live in Greece but found much hardship during his new home’s economic crisis.

  • YOU'RE INVITED! NOW WHAT?

    What is the role of festivals in a film’s career? Veterans and debut directors swap perspectives on leveraging festival strategies.

  • YOUNG & BEAUTIFUL

    JEUNE & JOLIE

    A precocious 17-year-old Parisian begins working as a call girl in order to protest her parents’ stifling bourgeois values, but complications with a client soon threaten her secret world. ~ Preceded ...

  • ZIP & ZAP AND THE MARBLE GANG

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    Zip & Zap, two of Spain’s most iconic comic book characters, are sent to a reform school where they defy the evil headmaster and discover a mysterious treasure buried deep within the school.