Category 2019

We Die Young

The film focuses on the struggles of gang life in Washington DC, following the story of a 14-year-old boy, Lucas, who was seduced by the life of gangsters. Lucas starts working for a dangerous dealer, but despite this, he does his best not to follow his 10-year-old brother the same way. When Rincon, a ruthless drug lord and MS-13 gang, recruits his brother, Lucas is desperate to keep Miguel safe. Fleeing for their lives, the boys are rescued by a former war veteran, Daniel...

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Seberg

Inspired by true events, Against All Enemies tells the story of the beautiful actress and representative of the “French New Wave”, Jean Seberg, who in the late 1960s was targeted by the illegal FBI surveillance program COINTELPRO (Counter Intelligence Program, which aimed at investigating, intimidating and dismantling dissident political organizations in the United States). Seberg’s political and romantic involvement with civil rights activist Hakim Jamal has targeted the FBI’s ruthless attempts to disrupt, discredit and expose the Black Power movement...

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Share

A double winner at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Pippa Bianco’s debut “Share” is a profound and powerful examination of sexual assaults and the increasingly volatile role the Internet plays in contemporary American society. Mandy (Rhianne Barreto), 16, wakes up on her parents’ lawn, not remembering where she was or how she got there. In a short time, she is shown a clip in which she is undressed by a stranger while she was fainting at a party. The fact that she doesn’t know exactly what happened next (and what caused a big bruise on her back) presses her and tries to figure out what the next steps she has to do...

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Triple Threat

It is a thriller based on adrenaline and action, The Story of the film introduces us to a group of professional assassins, who are hired to get a billionaire’s daughter out of the game after she signed a contract aimed at destroying an organization. So, a team is formed to take care of the girl all the time, their goal being to kill the criminals before they carry out their plan. The three will do everything they can to keep the girl safe, risking her life repeatedly. But even the assassins won’t let themselves down for a second...

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Native Son

A modern interpretation of the 1940 novel written by Richard Wright, the film follows Bigger “Big” Thomas, a young African-American living with his mother and siblings in Chicago. He has green hair, wears a punk jacket, smokes weed and always has a gun with him, but refuses to participate in his friend’s dangerous scheme to make some money. Big agrees to work as the driver of Will Dalton’s family, a very wealthy businessman. He moves into their villa and begins to take Mary, Dalton’s progressive daughter, to various places...

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Earthquake Bird

A young emigrant living in Tokyo becomes the main suspect in a murder, when her girlfriend involved in a tumultuous love triangle disappears without a trace. Lucy Fly is a Swedish emigrant who lives in Japan as a translator and still struggles to feel at home. Her reluctant nature hides old scars, while the people around her continue to die, accidentally or otherwise. However, everything changes when the young woman enters into an intense relationship with Teiji, a charming and at the same time troubled local photographer. Lucy’s unperturbed exterior and their couple’s harmony begin to be destroyed when a naive newcomer, Lily Bridges, becomes entangled in their lives and ends up missing, possibly killed...

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Strange But True

Ronnie Chase dies tragically on prom night, while his girlfriend, Melissa, survives. Five years later, Melissa returns to the house of her deceased boyfriend to give her family members incredible and paradoxical news. Unexplainedly pregnant, she confronts her family about the idea that this child could be Ronnie’s. Skeptical, but constrained by the reactivation of their suffering, they try to verify that he is right, finally discovering that the truth is much more terrifying than he could have ever imagined...

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The Kid

The film tells the story of a young man named Rio (Jake Schur), forced to cross the south of the Wild West to save his sister (Leila George) from their terrible uncle (Pratt)...

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The White Storm 2: Drug Lords

A wealthy businessman tries to eliminate a drug cartel he was working with, while a police officer tries to find justice without breaking the law...

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The Room

Kate and Matt are tired of the busy life of New York City and decide to move to a quieter place. Matt is a troubled comic book artist, and Kate is tired of her job at a large law firm. In search of a more authentic and healthy life, they leave the city and move to the countryside, to an old house in the state of New Hampshire. Their new home needs a thorough renovation, but the two lovers are ready for work. Soon, the couple discovers a hidden room without windows, which has the extraordinary power to materialize whatever they want. Like children in a fairytale house, they spend their days and nights pampering themselves and satisfying their every material desire. However, after two miscarriages, Kate desperately wants a baby. Under this apparent state of blessing, something darker hides and some desires can have serious consequences: the creations of the room cannot leave the house without disappearing...

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