Showing 50 titles of total 86 (country Switzerland). 

Zama (2017)

# 14802 IMDb Unrated 

Zama (2017)

By Lucrecia Martel

Drama (1h 55min)

Argentina Argentina, Brazil Brazil, Spain Spain, Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, France France, Netherlands Netherlands, Mexico Mexico, Switzerland Switzerland, USA USA, Portugal Portugal, Lebanon Lebanon

Rated 6.8 after 1,752 votes on 10-Aug-18.

11 wins & 30 nominations

Based on the novel by Antonio Di Benedetto written in 1956, on Don Diego de Zama, a Spanish officer of the seventeenth century settled in Asunción, who awaits his transfer to Buenos Aires.

Les gardiennes (2017)

# 14678 IMDb R 

Les gardiennes (2017)

(The Guardians)

TaglineFrance 1915. Men on the battlefield. Women on the homefront.

By Xavier Beauvois

Drama (2h 18min)

Switzerland Switzerland, France France

Rated 7.1 after 610 votes on 21-Aug-18.

11 nominations

1915. Life at the Paridier farm has changed dramatically since the men of the family (Constant, Georges and Clovis) left home to go and fight on the front line. Hortense Sandrail, Henri and Constant's mother and Clovis' mother-in-law, has taken over courageously but, although helped by her daughter Solange, she finds it hard to get by with all the workload. When harvest time comes, she makes up (...)

Unlocked (2017)

# 13914 IMDb R 

Unlocked (2017)

TaglineTo stop the terror. They must fight the conspiracy.

By Michael Apted

Action, Thriller (1h 38min)

UK UK, USA USA, Czech Republic Czech Republic, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.2 after 11,439 votes on 20-Nov-17.

A CIA interrogator is lured into a ruse that puts London at risk of a biological attack.

La región salvaje (2016)

# 14142 IMDb Not Rated 

La región salvaje (2016)

(The Untamed)

By Amat Escalante

Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 38min)

Mexico Mexico, Denmark Denmark, France France, Germany Germany, Norway Norway, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.4 after 1,280 votes on 17-Dec-17.

2 wins & 12 nominations

A couple in a troubled marriage locate a meteorite, initiating an encounter with a mysterious creature. Their lives are turned upside down by the discovery of the creature, which is a source of both pleasure and destruction.

Ma vie de Courgette (2016)

# 13673 IMDb

Ma vie de Courgette (2016)

(My Life as a Zucchini)

By Claude Barras

Animation, Comedy, Drama (1h 06min)

Switzerland Switzerland, France France

Fine! Rated 7.8 after 14,380 votes on 05-Aug-18.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 21 wins & 19 nominations

Courgette (Zucchini) is an intriguing nickname for a 9-year-old boy. Although his unique story is surprisingly universal. After his mother's disappearance, Courgette is befriended by a police officer Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age. At first he struggles to find his place in this strange, at times, hostile environment. Yet with Raymond's help (...)

El botón de nácar (2015)

# 14688 IMDb

El botón de nácar (2015)

(The Pearl Button)

By Patricio Guzmán

Documentary (1h 22min)

France France, Spain Spain, Chile Chile, Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 7.5 after 1,850 votes on 02-Jul-18.

11 wins & 10 nominations

The ocean contains the history of all humanity. The sea holds all the voices of the earth and those that come from outer space. Water receives impetus from the stars and transmits it to living creatures. Water, the longest border in Chile, also holds the secret of two mysterious buttons which were found on its ocean floor. Chile, with its 2,670 miles of coastline and the largest archipelago in (...)

Sangue del mio sangue (2015)

# 14293 IMDb

Sangue del mio sangue (2015)

(Blood of My Blood)

By Marco Bellocchio

Drama, History (1h 46min)

Italy Italy, France France, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.2 after 765 votes on 25-Feb-18.

3 wins & 7 nominations

Two haunting Italian tales from different centuries in the convent prison of Bobbio, caught somewhere between past and present: a young 17th century priest falls under the spell of a bewitching nun and a modern-day tax investigator tries to push a mysterious old man out of hiding.

Kalo Pothi (2015)

# 13564 IMDb

Kalo Pothi (2015)

(The Black Hen)

By Min Bahadur Bham

Drama (1h 30min)

Nepal Nepal, France France, Germany Germany, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 7.3 after 323 votes on 30-Apr-17.

1 win & 4 nominations

We are in the year 2001, a temporary ceasefire brings a much-needed break to a small war-torn village in Northern Nepal, bringing much joy among the residents. Prakash and Kiran, two young close friends, are also starting to feel the change in the air. Though they are divided by caste and social creed, they remain inseparable, and start raising a hen given to Prakash by his sister, with hopes to (...)

American Ultra (2015)

# 12499 IMDb

American Ultra (2015)

TaglineThere's nothing more dangerous than a stoned cold killer

By Nima Nourizadeh

Action, Comedy (1h 36min)

USA USA, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.1 after 58,469 votes on 31-Oct-16.

Small-town stoner Mike Howell (Jesse Eisenberg) spends most of his time getting high and writing a graphic novel about a superhero monkey. What Mike doesn't know is that he was trained by the CIA to be a lethal killing machine. When the agency targets him for termination, his former handler activates his latent skills, turning the mild-mannered slacker into a deadly weapon. Now, the utterly (...)

Youth (2015)

# 12467 IMDb

Youth (2015)

By Paolo Sorrentino

Drama (1h 58min)

Italy Italy, France France, Switzerland Switzerland, UK UK

Fine! Rated 7.3 after 52,301 votes on 09-May-17.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 16 wins & 49 nominations

Fred and Mick, two old friends, are on vacation in an elegant hotel at the foot of the Alps. Fred, a composer and conductor, is now retired. Mick, a film director, is still working. They look with curiosity and tenderness on their children's confused lives, Mick's enthusiastic young writers, and the other hotel guests. While Mick scrambles to finish the screenplay for what he imagines will be his (...)

Z for Zachariah (2015)

# 12380 IMDb

Z for Zachariah (2015)

TaglineAfter the end of the world she thought she was alone. She was wrong.

By Craig Zobel

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 35min)

Iceland Iceland, Switzerland Switzerland, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.0 after 20,709 votes on 06-May-17.

3 nominations

In the wake of a disaster that wipes out most of civilization, two men and a young woman find themselves in an emotionally charged love triangle as the last known survivors.

Maggie (2015)

# 12157 IMDb

Maggie (2015)

By Henry Hobson

Drama, Horror, Thriller (1h 35min)

Switzerland Switzerland, USA USA

Rated 5.6 after 30,136 votes on 07-Aug-16.

1 win & 3 nominations

A teenage girl in the Midwest becomes infected by an outbreak of a disease that slowly turns the infected into cannibalistic zombies. During her transformation, her loving father stays by her side.

Clouds of Sils Maria (2014)

# 11791 IMDb

Clouds of Sils Maria (2014)

By Olivier Assayas

Drama (2h 04min)

France France, Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany

Rated 6.8 after 20,331 votes on 22-Apr-17.

16 wins & 37 nominations

At the peak of her international career, Maria Enders is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous twenty years ago. But back then she played the role of Sigrid, an alluring young girl who disarms and eventually drives her boss Helena to suicide. Now she is being asked to step into the other role, that of the older Helena. She departs with her assistant to rehearse in Sils (...)

Grace of Monaco (2014)

# 11536 IMDb

Grace of Monaco (2014)

By Olivier Dahan

Biography, Drama, Romance (1h 43min)

France France, USA USA, Belgium Belgium, Italy Italy, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 5.7 after 12,737 votes on 24-Oct-16.

1 win & 4 nominations

The story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly's crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco's Prince Rainier III and France's Charles De Gaulle, and a looming French invasion of Monaco in the early 1960s.

Under the Skin (2013)

# 11549 IMDb

Under the Skin (2013)

By Jonathan Glazer

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 48min)

UK UK, USA USA, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.3 after 94,278 votes on 07-May-17.

23 wins & 94 nominations

A female alien comes to Scotland to replace a deceased alien. She drives a van through the roads and streets seducing lonely men to process their bodies. Soon the emotionless alien sees her human form in a mirror and she experiences the human emotions and feelings coming to a tragic discovery.

Night Train to Lisbon (2013)

# 11068 IMDb

Night Train to Lisbon (2013)

By Bille August

Mystery, Romance, Thriller (1h 51min)

Germany Germany, Switzerland Switzerland, Portugal Portugal

Rated 6.8 after 14,136 votes on 24-May-17.

3 wins & 3 nominations

About an aging Swiss professor of classical languages who, after a chance encounter with a Portuguese woman, quits his job and travels to Lisbon in the hope of discovering the fate of a certain author, a doctor and poet who fought against Portuguese dictator Antonio de Oliveira Salazar.

More Than Honey (2012)

# 14020 IMDb Unrated 

More Than Honey (2012)

By Markus Imhoof

Documentary (1h 35min)

Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany, Austria Austria

Fine! Rated 7.6 after 3,573 votes on 13-Jun-18.

9 wins & 5 nominations

An in-depth look at honeybee colonies in California, Switzerland, China and Australia.

À perdre la raison (2012)

# 11261 IMDb

À perdre la raison (2012)

(Our Children)

By Joachim Lafosse

Drama (1h 51min)

Belgium Belgium, Luxembourg Luxembourg, France France, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.8 after 2,243 votes on 14-Mar-17.

8 wins & 9 nominations

Like millions of other couples, Mounir and Murielle fall in love. Like millions of other couples, Mounir and Murielle have children. But unlike them, they accept to give up their autonomy by agreeing to live with Mounir's well off adoptive father, Doctor André Pinget. On the material level, all is well. But a house is not a home, and Murielle feels more and more stifled...

Der Verdingbub (2011)

# 12065 IMDb

Der Verdingbub (2011)

(The Foster Boy)

By Markus Imboden

Drama (1h 47min)

Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany

Rated 7.4 after 885 votes on 26-May-16.

3 wins & 4 nominations

The illegitimate orphan child, 12-year-old Max, is sold by the local minister for a basket of food to the Bösiger family, who own a mountain farm. Max' initial hope of finally finding a loving home is brutally shattered: The farmer and his wife treat Max like livestock, and their son Jacob humiliates and abuses him. Only the local teacher notices the child suffering on the farm.

A Torinói ló (2011)

# 10274 IMDb

A Torinói ló (2011)

(The Turin Horse)

By Béla Tarr, Ágnes Hranitzky (co-director)

Drama (2h 26min)

Hungary Hungary, France France, Germany Germany, Switzerland Switzerland, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.8 after 9,933 votes on 20-Jun-16.

6 wins & 7 nominations

1889. German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche witnessed the whipping of a horse while traveling in Turin, Italy. He tossed his arms around the horse's neck to protect it then collapsed to the ground. In less than one month, Nietzsche would be diagnosed with a serious mental illness that would make him bed-ridden and speechless for the next eleven years until his death. But whatever did happen to (...)

A Dangerous Method (2011)

# 09312 IMDb

A Dangerous Method (2011)

By David Cronenberg

Biography, Drama, Thriller (1h 39min)

UK UK, Germany Germany, Canada Canada, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.5 after 76,459 votes on 24-Dec-15.

16 wins & 18 nominations

A look at how the intense relationship between Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud gives birth to psychoanalysis.

Sennentuntschi (2010)

# 14260 IMDb

Sennentuntschi (2010)

(Sennentuntschi: Curse of the Alps)

By Michael Steiner

Horror, Mystery (1h 50min)

Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.5 after 2,343 votes on 03-Feb-18.

1 win & 3 nominations

Three lonely herdsmen starved of female companionship creates the girl of their dreams, from a broom, some straw and a few rags. The creation - Sennentuntschi, lives and breathe to cook, clean and look after the three.

8 (2010)

# 10346 IMDb

8 (2010)

By Acim Vasic

Short, War (09min)

Switzerland Switzerland, Serbia Serbia

Rated 7.8 after 976 votes on 11-Mar-17.

In the depths of a snowy forest in an unknown wartime, two soldiers from opposing armies try to outwit each other in a perilous game of cat and mouse - until they find themselves outplayed by destiny.

Cosa voglio di più (2010)

# 10344 IMDb

Cosa voglio di più (2010)

(Come Undone)

By Silvio Soldini

Drama (2h 06min)

Italy Italy, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.1 after 2,219 votes on 30-Aug-18.

8 nominations

One day at a colleague's going away party, Anna meets Domenico, a virile, slightly older chap who's married with two small kids. Passion's flames are rapidly kindled and result in steamy encounters.

Film socialisme (2010)

# 09200 IMDb

Film socialisme (2010)

TaglineLa liberté coûte cher (Freedom is expensive)

By Jean-Luc Godard

Drama (1h 42min)

Switzerland Switzerland, France France

Rated 5.8 after 2,136 votes on 19-Nov-17.

1 win

A symphony in three movements. Things such as a Mediterranean cruise, numerous conversations, in numerous languages, between the passengers, almost all of whom are on holiday... Our Europe. At night, a sister and her younger brother have summoned their parents to appear before the court of their childhood. The children demand serious explanations of the themes of Liberty, Equality and Fraternity. (...)

Une vie de chat (2010)

# 09130 IMDb

Une vie de chat (2010)

(A Cat in Paris)

TaglineBy Day Child's Pet, By Night Dangerous Thief.

By Jean-Loup Felicioli, Alain Gagnol

Animation, Crime, Mystery (1h 10min)

France France, Netherlands Netherlands, Switzerland Switzerland, Belgium Belgium

Fine! Rated 7.0 after 8,639 votes on 01-Dec-16.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 1 win & 4 nominations

Dino is a cat that leads a double life. By day, he lives with Zoe, a little girl whose mother, Jeanne, is a police officer. By night, he works with Nico, a burglar with a big heart. Zoe has plunged herself into silence following her father's murder at the hands of gangster Costa. One day, Dino the cat brings Zoe a very valuable bracelet. Lucas, Jeanne's second-in-command, notices this bracelet is (...)

Le quattro volte (2010)

# 09029 IMDb

Le quattro volte (2010)

(The Four Times)

By Michelangelo Frammartino

Drama (1h 28min)

Italy Italy, Germany Germany, Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 3,232 votes on 22-Aug-18.

8 wins & 6 nominations

An old shepherd lives his last days in a quiet medieval village perched high on the hills of Calabria, at the southernmost tip of Italy. He herds goats under skies that most villagers have deserted long ago. He is sick, and believes to find his medicine in the dust he collects on the church floor, which he drinks in his water every day.

Cargo (2009)

# 10101 IMDb

Cargo (2009)

TaglineSpace is cold

By Ivan Engler, Ralph Etter

Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 52min)

Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.2 after 16,361 votes on 06-Apr-17.

Year 2267. The ecosystem of Earth has been destroyed and mankind is forced to live in orbit. The story of CARGO takes place on the derelict spaceship KASSANDRA on its 8 year journey to a remote freight-station in deep space. The young and inexperienced medical officer LAURA PORTMANN (Anna Katharina Schwabroh) is the only person awake on board. The rest of the crew lies frozen in cryosleep. During (...)

Océans (2009)

# 07592 IMDb

Océans (2009)


By Jacques Perrin, Jacques Cluzaud (co-director)

Documentary, Drama (1h 44min)

France France, Switzerland Switzerland, Spain Spain

Fine! Rated 7.8 after 7,954 votes on 26-May-17.

1 win & 3 nominations

An ecological drama/documentary, filmed throughout the globe. Part thriller, part meditation on the vanishing wonders of the sub-aquatic world.

Home (2008)

# 07477 IMDb

Home (2008)

By Ursula Meier

Drama (1h 38min)

Switzerland Switzerland, France France, Belgium Belgium

Fine! Rated 7.0 after 3,399 votes on 28-Aug-17.

6 wins & 5 nominations

Life for a family in a rural town is is upended when a major highway is constructed nearby.

Nordwand (2008)

# 06038 IMDb

Nordwand (2008)

(North Face)

By Philipp Stölzl

Adventure, Drama, History, Sport (2h 06min)

Germany Germany, Austria Austria, Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 7.4 after 11,473 votes on 20-Aug-16.

5 wins & 1 nomination

The movie is based on true events and the story is set in the pre-WW2 era. It's 1936, Nazi propaganda is everywhere and in this setting the ascent of the north face of the Eiger is misused to show the supremacy of the German race.

Frontière(s) (2007)

# 08749 IMDb

Frontière(s) (2007)


TaglineWhat are your boundaries?

By Xavier Gens

Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller (1h 48min)

France France, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.3 after 20,450 votes on 22-Sep-16.

1 nomination

In Paris, during the riots due to the election of a conservative candidate to the presidency of France, a group of four Muslin small-time criminal teenagers from the periphery; Alex, Tom, Farid, the pregnant Yasmine, and her brother Sami, plan to run away from Paris to Amsterdam with a bag full of robbed money. However, Sami is shot and the group split up, with Alex and Yasmine going to the (...)

Vitus (2006)

# 13690 IMDb

Vitus (2006)

TaglineThe story of a highly-gifted boy

By Fredi M. Murer

Drama, Music (1h 40min)

Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 7.7 after 4,411 votes on 22-Sep-18.

3 wins & 1 nomination

The film tells the story of a highly-gifted boy whose parents have demanding and ambitious plans for him - they want him to become a pianist. However, one day the boy, Vitus, is no longer willing to comply with his parents' plans and ambitions because he wants to follow his own star.

Das Fräulein (2006)

# 04448 IMDb

Das Fräulein (2006)


By Andrea Staka

Drama (1h 21min)

Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany

Rated 6.8 after 758 votes on 01-Jun-16.

8 wins & 1 nomination

Ruza left Serbia, her country, over 30 years ago and lives in Zurich. Her daily life is a string of repetitive moments until, one day, Ana arrives on the scene and upsets Ruza's painstakingly organized world. A subtle friendship develops between the two strong willed women.

Paris, je t'aime (2006)

# 02513 IMDb

Paris, je t'aime (2006)

(Paris, I Love You)

TaglineStories of Love. From the City of Love.

By Olivier Assayas (segment "Quartier des Enfants Rouges"), Frédéric Auburtin (segment "Quartier Latin") (transitions), Emmanuel Benbihy (transitions), Gurinder Chadha (segment "Quais de Seine"), Sylvain Chomet (segment "Tour Eiffel")

Romance (2h)

Liechtenstein Liechtenstein, Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany, France France

Fine! Rated 7.3 after 66,705 votes on 20-Aug-18.

1 win & 1 nomination

Paris, je t'aime is about the plurality of cinema in one mythic location: Paris, the City of Love. Twenty filmmakers will bring their own personal touch, underlining the wide variety of styles, genres, encounters and the various atmospheres and lifestyles that prevail in the neighborhoods of Paris. Each director has been given five minutes of freedom, and we, as producers, carry the (...)

Die Droße Stille (2005)

# 08217 IMDb

Die Droße Stille (2005)

(Into Great Silence)

TaglineA unique, transcendent and transporting cinematic event

By Philip Gröning

Documentary (2h 49min)

France France, Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany

Fine! Rated 7.4 after 1,914 votes on 22-Mar-17.

6 wins & 3 nominations

An examination of life inside the Grande Chartreuse, the head monastery of the reclusive Carthusian Order in France.

Shopgirl (2005)

# 01202 IMDb

Shopgirl (2005)

TaglineRelationships don't always fit like a glove.

By Anand Tucker

Comedy, Drama, Romance (1h 44min)

UK UK, Switzerland Switzerland, USA USA

Rated 6.4 after 21,325 votes on 12-Oct-16.

5 nominations

In her 20s, Mirabelle leaves taciturn parents in Vermont to live in L.A. She sells gloves at Saks, lives alone in a flat, and sporadically pursues her art (photography and pencil). She's so lonely she'll sleep with Jeremy, a clueless, penniless graphic artist and constant talker she meets at a laundromat. About the time Jeremy sets off on a months-long road trip as a rock band's groupie, (...)

La femme de Gilles (2004)

# 02112 IMDb

La femme de Gilles (2004)

(Gilles' Wife)

By Frédéric Fonteyne

Drama (1h 43min)

Belgium Belgium, France France, Luxembourg Luxembourg, Italy Italy, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.8 after 758 votes on 30-Sep-17.

5 wins & 3 nominations

Gilles' wife, Elise, who smiles when she thinks of him, cooks and scrubs and cheerfully makes love to him, suspects during her third pregnancy that he is having an affair with her coquettish younger sister, Victorine. Elise suffers, usually in silence. She listens to her husband rave; she asks her priest; she breaks picture frames; she weeps. She decides on a strategy to keep him. Will she (...)

Les choristes (2004)

# 01841 IMDb

Les choristes (2004)


By Christophe Barratier

Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance (1h 36min)

France France, Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany

Fine! Rated 7.9 after 50,172 votes on 11-Aug-18.

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 21 nominations

On 15 January 1949, the former music teacher Clément Mathieu (Gérard Jugnot) arrives in "Fond de l' Etang" ("Bottom of the Well"), a boarding school for orphans and problematic boys, to work as an inspector. The place is administrated with iron fist by the cruel director Rachin (François Berléand), and most of the boys have severe punishments for their faults. Clément decides to teach the (...)

Skinhead Attitude (2003)

# 04911 IMDb

Skinhead Attitude (2003)

By Daniel Schweizer

Documentary (1h 30min)

Switzerland Switzerland, France France, Germany Germany

Rated 7.3 after 476 votes on 07-Nov-16.

2 nominations

This documentary gives a very good insight into the different fractions of the Skinhead-Subculture. The main protagonist is a traditional skaconsuming Skinheadgirl, who travels from place to place around Europe to America to highlight different sides of the movement. Beginning with the birth in the late sixties, the film then concentrates on the political aspect of the whole thing.

Fem benspænd, De (2003)

# 03299 IMDb

Fem benspænd, De (2003)

(The Five Obstructions)

By Jørgen Leth (segment "The Perfect Human: Avedøre, Denmark") (credit only) (segment "The Perfect Human: Bombay") (segment "The Perfect Human: Brussels") (segment "The Perfect Human: Cartoon") (segment "The Perfect Human: Cuba"), Lars von Trier (segment "The Perfect Human: Avedøre, Denmark") (uncredited)

Documentary (1h 30min)

Denmark Denmark, Switzerland Switzerland, Belgium Belgium, France France

Fine! Rated 7.5 after 6,786 votes on 10-May-17.

1 win & 2 nominations

"The Five Obstructions", a 100 min. theatre documentary directed by Lars von Trier and Jørgen Leth. An investigative journey into the phenomenon of "documentary", based on manifestos written by each director. About a filmmaker not only revisiting, but also recreating (not in a conventional sense) one of his first films, The Perfect Human / Det perfekte menneske (1967), a document on life in (...)

War Photographer (2001)

# 04986 IMDb

War Photographer (2001)

By Christian Frei

Documentary, War (1h 36min)

Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 8.0 after 3,363 votes on 28-Aug-16.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 6 wins & 3 nominations

Documentary about war photographer James Nachtwey, considered by many the greatest war photographer ever.

Abril Despedaçado (2001)

# 04494 IMDb

Abril Despedaçado (2001)

(Behind the Sun)

By Walter Salles

Drama (1h 45min)

Brazil Brazil, France France, Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 7.7 after 5,921 votes on 19-Apr-17.

6 wins & 4 nominations

The Brazilian badlands, April 1910. Tonho is ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother. The young man knows that if he commits this crime, his life will be divided in two: the 20 years he has already lived and the few days he has left to live, before the other family avenges their son's death. He is torn between fulfilling his ancestral duty and rebelling against it, urged by (...)

Le peuple migrateur (2001)

# 02926 IMDb

Le peuple migrateur (2001)

(The Travelling Birds)

By Jacques Perrin, Jacques Cluzaud (co-director), Michel Debats (co-director)

Documentary (1h 38min)

France France, Italy Italy, Germany Germany, Spain Spain, Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 8.0 after 10,547 votes on 15-Mar-17.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 3 wins & 12 nominations

The cameras of Jacques Perrin fly with migratory birds: geese, storks, cranes. The film begins with spring in North America and the migration to the Arctic; the flight is a community event for each species. Once in the Arctic, it's family time: courtship, nests, eggs, fledglings, and first flight. Chicks must soon fly south. Bad weather, hunters, and pollution take their toll. Then, the cameras (...)

Bread and Roses (2000)

# 14444 IMDb R | TV-MA 

Bread and Roses (2000)

TaglineThe Balance Of Power Is About To Change.

By Ken Loach

Drama (1h 50min)

UK UK, France France, Germany Germany, Spain Spain, Italy Italy, Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 7.1 after 4,844 votes on 09-Apr-18.

5 wins & 10 nominations

Maya is a quick-witted young woman who comes over the Mexican border without papers and makes her way to the LA home of her older sister Rosa. Rosa gets Maya a job as a janitor: a non-union janitorial service has the contract, the foul-mouthed supervisor can fire workers on a whim, and the service-workers' union has assigned organizer Sam Shapiro to bring its "justice for janitors" campaign to (...)

Merci pour le chocolat (2000)

# 04774 IMDb

Merci pour le chocolat (2000)


By Claude Chabrol

Crime, Drama, Thriller (1h 39min)

France France, Switzerland Switzerland

Rated 6.7 after 4,244 votes on 03-Aug-18.

3 wins & 2 nominations

When the young Jeanne finds out that she could have mistakenly been exchanged, from her cradle, with another newborn (the son of a famous piano player), she decides to contact this family, not really thinking that this could be the truth. After she tells this to the presumed father and the rest of the family, even the son of the piano player starts having more than one doubt about his origins, (...)

Pane e tulipani (2000)

# 01653 IMDb

Pane e tulipani (2000)

(Bread and Tulips)

By Silvio Soldini

Comedy, Drama, Romance (1h 54min)

Italy Italy, Switzerland Switzerland

Fine! Rated 7.4 after 7,912 votes on 28-Sep-16.

19 wins & 8 nominations

Life is often just "for sake of" and we need to know about it and want to benefit when we are presented with the occasion to. A bit for "sake of", a bit for choice, Rosalba, young and apart from anything a housewife of Pescara, during a bus trip after she found herself alone and...forgotten in a highway café, decides not to wait for her husband and sons to come back to pick her up but instead (...)

Luna Papa (1999)

# 10888 IMDb

Luna Papa (1999)

By Bakhtyar Khudojnazarov

Comedy, Drama (1h 47min)

Germany Germany, Japan Japan, Tajikistan Tajikistan, Uzbekistan Uzbekistan, Austria Austria, Switzerland Switzerland, France France, Russia Russia

Fine! Rated 7.3 after 2,800 votes on 22-Nov-16.

9 wins & 7 nominations

The unborn child of Mamlakat (Khamatova) is telling her story. She is 17, beautiful and vivacious, and dreaming secretly of becoming an actress. She lives with her father and brother (Bleibtreu) in a small village in Central Asia. One night she is seduced by an actor from a traveling troupe, who poses as a friend of Tom Cruise, and makes her pregnant. She tries to abort, but her father and (...)

Une liaison pornographique (1999)

# 04556 IMDb

Une liaison pornographique (1999)

(An Affair of Love)

By Frédéric Fonteyne

Drama, Romance (1h 20min)

France France, Switzerland Switzerland, Belgium Belgium, Luxembourg Luxembourg

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 4,709 votes on 11-Oct-16.

5 wins & 7 nominations

They recount their impressions to the Interviewer. They met through a magazine ad, She and He. They corresponded through the Internet. He responded to her ad seeking someone to fulfil her fantasy for "a pornographic affair". This is their first meeting in a Paris café. He's a little reticent. She wants to know whether or not he's hairy. (He is; he's Spanish.) They retire to a nearby hotel room. (...)

Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef (1999)

# 04542 IMDb

Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef (1999)


TaglineIn a world of breathtaking beauty unfolds a classic tale of wisdom and adventure.

By Eric Valli

Adventure, Drama (1h 48min)

France France, UK UK, Switzerland Switzerland, Nepal Nepal

Fine! Rated 7.5 after 4,676 votes on 17-Mar-18.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 7 wins & 1 nomination

An aging chief's last stand, lessons for the new, and the education of a young chief-to-be played against harsh Nature in Nepal's Dolpo. When his son dies returning from Tibet's salt lakes, Tinle blames Karma, his son's friend, refuses to give Karma his blessing as the new chief, and organizes a rival caravan to take the salt to lower Nepal to trade for grain. He, a few old men, his son's widow, (...)

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