In this smart, darkly funny drama by John Dahl (The Last Seduction) about addiction and recovery, Ben Kingsley delivers a bravura performance as Frank, an alcoholic contract killer forced to go through a twelve-step program and become a funeral home assistant. Also starring Tea Leoni and Luke Wilson. An IFC Films Release.
| Read MoreDrama, Crime, Thriller, Comedy
Beginning in 1963, art educator Rodger Larson mentored an array of New York City teenagers, many of them from disadvantaged backgrounds, about 16mm filmmaking. Cameras in hand, they created films of astonishing originality comprising of documentaries, animation, and fiction films preserved by the Donnell Media Center at the New York Public Library. | Read More
Jack (Mark Duplass) hasn't recovered from his brother's death. His best friend—and late brother's ex—Iris (Emily Blunt) sends him to her family's isolated cabin for some quiet reflection, but complications, rivalries, and surprising revelations arise when both Iris and her heartbroken sister Hannah (Rosemarie DeWitt) end up at the cabin as well. Lynn Shelton's long-awaited follow-up to Humpday heralds a graceful maturation of the reliably against-the-grain filmmaker. | Read MoreFemale Director(s) and Romantic Comedy
TFF, Google Ideas, and the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) present a FREE panel discussion involving six former extremists who have renounced violence and are working together to promote a sense of community and youth education. The conversation aims to provide a forum for high school students and their parents to identify signs of recruitment and the subsequent dangers of radicalization. Moderated by Jared Cohen, director of Google Ideas and a CFR adjunct fellow. | Read More