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  • AAIC: Leonardo da Vinci (NR)

    Art & Architecture in Cinema presents an exploration of the works and personality of one of the most inventive artists in the world. more...
  • AAIC: Monet to Matisse (NR)

    Phil Grabsky (In Search of Beethoven) directed this documentary about artists' use of the garden as revealed in exhibits at the the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Royal Academy in London. more...
  • The Abolitionists (NR)

    Darrin Fletcher and Chet Thomas directed this documentary about Tim Ballard, a former Homeland Security agent who has become an activist against child-sex trafficking. more...
  • Abortion: Stories Women Tell
  • Abortion: Stories Women Tell (NR)

    Produced for HBO, this engrossing documentary by Tracy Droz Tragos comes down hard on the state of Missouri, where women who seek abortions have a choice of exactly one provider and are further constrained by a 72-hour waiting period. more...
  • About Cherry (NR)

    Dramas about the porn industry range from expressions of puritanical rage (Paul Schrader's Hardcore) to celebrations of open sexuality (Paul Thomas Anderson's Boogie Nights); this one manages to avoid both extremes, as well as anything else that might make it worth watching. more...
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  • The Adventures of Tintin 3D (NR)

    Whenever Steven Spielberg works in his self-conscious blockbuster mode—as in the Indiana Jones or Jurassic Park movies--his action sequences are staged with such precision that they feel like the work of a sophisticated computer program. more...
  • The Afterlight (NR)

    The title of this 2009 indie drama refers to the nimbus left by a complete solar eclipse at the climax, and that turns out to be a pretty good symbol for the film, which promises more illumination than it delivers. more...
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  • Air Doll (NR)

    In this quirky riff on the Galatea myth, Hirokazu Kore-eda (Still Walking, Maborosi) adapts a manga by Yoshiie Gouda about a blow-up sex doll that comes alive one morning after its owner leaves for work. more...
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  • Ajami (NR)

    Jewish filmmaker Yaron Shani and Palestinian filmmaker Scandar Copti collaborated on this gritty Israeli drama, which circles around chronologically in Pulp Fiction fashion to tell the interlocking stories of three families. more...
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  • Alamar (NR)

    Less a documentary than a naturalistic prose poem, this Mexican feature reveals in all its hardship and beauty a vanishing way of life: the daily work of fishermen who ply the giant coastal reefs of Mexico's Edenic Banco Chinchorro. more...
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  • All In: The Poker Movie (NR)

    Documentary maker Douglas Tirola looks at the history of poker in America, from its 19th-century origins on the Mississippi steamboats to its current popularity across the nation. more...
  • All She Can (NR)

    Amy Wendel's drama tells the story of a small-town woman who competes in a weightlifting competition in hope of winning a scholarship to the University of Texas at Austin. more...
  • Amer (NR)

    This French-Belgian feature (2009) pays tribute to the Italian giallo, a flashy horror genre of the 60s and 70s whose breast-and-blade fetish helped birth the American slasher film. more...