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Top Ten Fiction Films
1. Last Cab to Darwin
Rex is a cab driver who has never left his hometown. When he discovers he doesn't have long to live, he decides to drive to Darwin to die on his own terms.
2. Magical Girl
In this bracing thriller from Spanish director Carlos Vermut, an unemployed father and a woman with a dark past find their fates bound together.
3. The Watermelon Woman
The Watermelon Woman is the story of Cheryl, a black lesbian struggling to make a documentary about an elusive 1930s black film actress.
4. Mr. Pig
This Sundance World Premiere follows a pig farmer from California (Danny Glover), who sets off on a road trip with Howard, his beloved and very large pig.
5. Meet the Guilbys
Claire and Maurice have to take their whole family on a road trip to Claire's father's funeral. Will this family of misfits survive the trip?
6. The Clearstream Affair
In this ripped-from-the-headlines French thriller, journalist Denis Robert (Gilles Lellouche) exposes a major bank's opaque operations.
7. The Butterfly
Eight-year-old Elsa and her mother move in next to Julien, an ornery old entomologist with a lavish butterfly collection.
8. Tokyo Fiancée
Amelie, a French tutor in Tokyo, finds herself in a passionate relationship with her only student, the charming Rinri.
9. Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey
Leaving her fiancé ashore, Alice (Arianne Labed) joins the crew of a cargo ship and discovers that her first great love is the ship’s captain.
10. Tangerines
In this Academy Award Nominee for Best Foreign Language Film, a man cares for two wounded soldiers from opposite sides of a war.

New and Notable

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe
This powerful film tells the story of the Austrian writer and his life in exile from 1936 to 1942. Zweig was one of the most famous writers of his time, but as a Jewish intellectual he struggled to find the right stance towards Nazi Germany.

This Month's Foreign Pick

Ma' Rosa
Jaclyn Jose won the award for Best Actress at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival for her powerful performance as Rosa in Ma' Rosa, the riveting film from Brillante Mendoza which explores the corruption of the Philippines in the Duterte era.

Based on the Book

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Based on the best-selling novel set during China's cultural revolution, this acclaimed film is about two young men who are sent to a remote mountain village for a Maoist re-education.

Star-Studded Cast

Lina Headey (Game of Thrones), Stellan Skarsgård (Melancholia), and Charlotte Rampling (Swimming Pool) star in this moving Norwegian drama.

Family Friendly

Louise By The Shore
On the last day of summer in a small seaside resort town, a woman named Louise realizes that the last train has departed without her. With no one to keep her company, she must rely on her past to survive the present.