Romance

Directed by Isidore Bethel & Francis Leplay

When his older boyfriend loses interest in him, filmmaker Isidore Bethel looks for a way forward.…

Directed by Nate Myers

One fateful Saturday, Zelzah (Adrienne Rose White) receives an unexpected call from her ex, Sazerac (Chris…

Directed by Iman Zawahry

Welcome to America: Where dreams come true … ish. A provocative spin on the traditional romantic comedy, “…

Directed by Martin Garde Abildgaard

“A Beautiful Curse” — the grand-prize winner at this year’s Cinequest film festival — explores an…

Directed by Gabriele Fabbro

When Roxanne (Lidia Vitale), a gruff, middle-age pipe-organ restorer, begins working with her new 20-year-…

Directed by Sebastian Meise

In postwar Germany, Hans is imprisoned again and again for being homosexual. Due to the infamous anti-gay…

Directed by Hong Sangsoo

For his 25th feature as director and his first as cinematographer, Hong Sangsoo offers a simple tale — in…

Directed by Jay Craven

“Jack London’s Martin Eden” is based on the writer’s autobiographical novel about a poor and unschooled…

Directed by Eva Husson

“Mothering Sunday,” which premiered at Cannes, begins on a warm spring day in 1924, when house maid and…

This animated sampler has an international focus.
Demented clowns, matchmaking kids, and a poker night highlight our second comedy program.
Directed by Jacques Audiard

In “Paris, 13th District” — which debuted at Cannes — three girls and a boy become friends, sometimes…

Directed by Iuli Gerbase

In this prescient Sundance thriller — written in 2017 and shot in 2019 — “Pink Cloud” eerily evokes the…

Directed by Chloé Mazlo

Celebrated animator Chloé Mazlo makes her feature debut with this strikingly original film inspired by her…

Directed by Alessio Rigo de Righi & Matteo Zoppis

In the framing story of this bifurcated film, which premiered at Cannes and recently screened at the New…

Directed by Isabel del Rosal

As Amber (Devin Dunne Cannon) braves life after divorce, the young mother must challenge herself to take…

Directed by Nisan Dag

Fehmi, a 19-year-old aspiring rapper from a rough neighborhood of Istanbul, is addicted to bonzai, a cheap…