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“The East” follows an operative for an elite private intelligence firm whose main objective is to protect the interests of their corporate clients. The operative goes undercover and infiltrates an anarchist group with a reputation for covert attacks on big companies. The operative finds herself torn between her job and her newly developed feelings for the leader of the anarchists. Directed by Zal Batmanglij. Written by Zal Batmanglij (screenplay), Brit Marling (screenplay). Starring Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård and Ellen Page. Now on DVD. Return to Thumbnail View.(Larger Player)
“A Teacher” is the acclaimed feature debut of writer-director Hannah Fidell. Her psychological thriller premièred at Sundance and also the 2013 South By Southwest Film Festival. The film follows a high-school teacher who allows an ‘innocent’ fling to escalate. Once intimately involved with her student, she becomes consumed by her own emotions. In 2012, Fidell was named by Filmmaker Magazine one of the 25 New Faces of Independent Film. Written and directed by Hannah Fidell. Starring Lindsay Burdge and Will Brittain. The film opens theatrically September 6, 2013 and on-demand August 20.
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Sundance Film Festival 2013
OFFICIAL SELECTION: SXSW Film Festival 2013
“A Single Shot” places a West Virginia backwater deer hunter and his family in harm’s way when his single shot kills a woman. The hunter then discovers a box full of money near her and decides to take the money. He hires a budget lawyer to prevent his wife from getting the money in their divorce. The criminals looking for the money start hunting the hunter. Written and directed by David M. Rosenthal. Starring Sam Rockwell (Seven, Psychopaths), Kelly Reilly (Flight) and William H. Macy (Fargo, The Lincoln Lawyer).(Larger Player)
“The Fifth Estate” is about the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century’s most fiercely debated organization, the website WikiLeaks and its controversial founder, Julian Assange. Staring Benedict Cumberbatch, Stanley Tucci, Laura Linney. Directed by Bill Condon (Twilight: Breaking Dawn, Kinsey, Gods and Monsters). Based on the book “Inside WikiLeaks: My Time with Julian Assange at the World’s Most Dangerous Website” by Daniel Domscheit-Berg.(Larger Player)
“Europa Report” takes us along with a crew of international astronauts on a mission to Jupiter’s fourth moon using a combination of documentary, alternative history and science fiction thriller styles. The purpose of the mission is to investigate the possible existence of life within our solar system. Unmanned probes indicated a hidden ocean could exist underneath Europa’s icy surface.