|Northmen – A Viking Saga – Trailer
NORTHMEN â A VIKING SAGA tells the story of a groupof Vikings in the ninth century who set sail for Britain, aiming to plunder the rich monasteries in the northern part of the island. But a storm smashes the ship to pieces on the rocks off the coast of Scotland, the only part of Britain without any Viking settlements. Soon thereafter, the daughterof the Scottish King falls into their hands, and the Vikings see this as an opportunity to demand a large ransom. The King immediately sets his “wolfpack”âa group of mercenaries well-known for their savageryâon the Vikings. The âNorthmenâ with their hostage now have to force their way through the rough highlands, where they meet the brave and mysterious Christian monk Conall (Ryan Kwanten). Having the wolfpack close on their heels, a desperate race against time begins. A battle over life and death…
Directed by: Claudio FÃ¤h
Starring: Tom Hopper, Ryan Kwanten, Ken Duken, Charlie Murphy, Ed Skrein, Anatole Taubman, Johan Hegg
|The New Girlfriend – Trailer
Claire (rising French star Anais Demoustier) discovers a secret about the husband of her late best friend, Laura. Following Laura’s death, Claire reaches out to comfort bereaved David (Romain Duris), only to discover his secret: he enjoys dressing as a woman. In acclaimed writer-director Francois Ozonâs provocative new film, he elevates his exploration of modern sexuality and femininity to a new level.
Directed by: FranÃ§ois Ozon
Starring: Romain Duris, Anaïs Demoustier, Raphaël Personnaz
|Glass Chin – Clip
After going down in the fifth round, boxer Bud Gordon (Corey Stoll) bowed out of the limelight. Now residing in a fixer-upper apartment in New Jersey with his girlfriend, Bud longs for his former Manhattan glory. In an effort to get back in the game, he makes a deal with a crooked restauranteur (Billy Crudup). But quick schemes rarely bring easy pay-offs and as the consequences of hisbusiness negotiations unfold, Bud has to make a choice between his integrity and his ambitions.
Directed by: Noah Buschel
Starring: Corey Stoll, Billy Crudup, Marin Ireland, Katherine Waterston, Yul Vazquez
|Meet Me in Montenegro – Trailer
In this globe-trotting, funny romance, two ex-lovers, Lina (Linnea Saasen), a Norwegian dancer, and Anderson (Alex Holdridge), an American filmmaker, meet by chance during a visit to Berlin. Their romance is rekindled in spite of the fact that they are both moving to opposite ends of the earth in the next forty-eight hours. Meanwhile, Andersonâs friends,Stephen (Rupert Friend â Homeland, Agent 47) and Friederike (Jennifer Ulrich â The Wave), toy with exploring the sexual boundaries of their long-term relationship. Filmed on location in five countries over four years, this personal yet sweeping romance takes us on a cinematic journey fromthe cliffs of Montenegro to the underground clubs of Berlin and beyond. Forget the odds, true love only happens onceâ¦ twice.
Directed by: Alex Holdridge, Linnea Saasen
Starring: Alex Holdridge, Linnea Saasen, Rupert Friend, Jennifer Ulrich, Stuart Manashil, Deborah Ann Woll, Ben Braun, Mia Jacobs, Kate Mackeson
|Grandma – Trailer
Lily Tomlin is Elle Reid. Elle has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle’s granddaughter Sage unexpectedlyshows up needing 600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.
Directed by: Paul Weitz
Starring: Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, Judy Greer, Laverne Cox, Sam Elliott
|Into the Grizzly Maze – Clip
James Marsden, Thomas Jane, Piper Perabo and Academy AwardÂ® winner Billy Bob Thornton star in this action-packed adventure set in the Alaskan wilderness. After a relentless grizzly starts to wreak havoc on a small town, the sheriff heads into the forest to find his ecologist wife but instead crosses paths with his estranged, ex-con brother. They soon find themselves on the run from the massive killer bear. The hunted become the hunter in this edge-of-your seat thriller about the power of nature and the smell of blood.
Directed by: David Hackl
Starring: James Marsden, Billy Bob Thornton, Thomas Jane, Piper Perabo, Michaela McManus,Adam Beach, Scott Glenn
|6 Ways to Die – Trailer
Sonny “Sundown” Garcia is the top cocaine distributor in the United States, which has made him a very rich and powerful man. It has also made him plenty of enemies. John Doe is just such a man. A nameless man of mystery, John lives to see Sundown not just dead, but to suffer six meaningful losses before his deathâhis fortune, his freedom, his love, his reputation, his most valuable possession and, finally, his life. John hires six hit-men, each one assigned to inflict one of the six meaningful losses upon Sundown.
Directed by: Nadeem Soumah
Starring: Vinnie Jones, Vivica A. Fox, Dominique Swain, Tom Sizemore, Bai Ling
|The Suicide Theory – Trailer
The Suicide TheoryÂ is an intense thriller that takes the viewer on an unexpected rollercoaster of twists and turns. A suicidal man hires a demented killer to assist him in suicide, but for some reason, miraculously survives each attempt on his life.Â
Directed by: Dru Brown
Starring: Steve Mouzakis, Leon Cain, Joss McWilliam, Matthew Scully
|The Kindergarten Teacher – Trailer
Nadav Lapid’s THE KINDERGARTEN TEACHER, following on the heels of his breakthrough debut Policeman, is the story of a teacher who becomes at first enchanted, and then ultimately consumed by the poetic genius of her five-year-old student. As the titular protagonist, Nira, discovers that her young student, Yoav, has an otherworldly talent for language and poetry, she slowly and progressively becomes interested in cultivating the boy’s gift. But when fascination morphs into obsession, Nira pushes the boundaries of her relationship with the boy and his family in an attempt to protect his talent before he passes from boyhood to adolescence, andhis purity is lost. In this sophomore feature, Lapid demonstrates the aesthetic vision of a true auteur, combining a verite approach with thrilling a cinematic narrative that brings into sharp focus the dangers of both mediocrity and passion.
Directed by: Nadav Lapid
Starring: Sarrit Larry, Avi Shnaidman, Lio Raz
|A Hard Day – Trailer
Homicide detective GO Geon-soo is having a hard day: in less than 24 hours, he receives a divorce notice from his wife, his mother passes away, and along with his coworkers, he becomes the focus of a police investigation over alleged embezzlement. Making things worse, on his way to his mother’s funeral, Geon-soo commits a fatal hit and run and then, desperately hides a corpse in his deceased mother’scoffin.
Directed by: Kim Seong-hun
Starring: Lee Sun-Kyun, Cho Jjin-Woong