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  • Paprika

    Anime master Satoshi Kon tops his acclaimed features Perfect Blue, Millennium Actress, and Tokyo Godfathers with this dizzying, ambitious excursion into the subconscious (2006). more...
  • Parade

    Jacques Tati's last film (1974)—his least-known work, shot mostly on videotape for Swedish television—is seldom shown, but it's a far greater achievement than most accounts would lead you to expect. more...
  • Paradise: Hope

    The final chapter of Ulrich Seidl's "Paradise" trilogy (2012) is surprisingly gentle; the longtime provocateur continues to poke fun at the Austrian bourgeoisie's obsession with order, but his attitude here is generally affectionate. more...
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  • Paradise: Love

    Ulrich Seidl's extraordinary "Paradise" trilogy begins with this 2012 drama that explores sex tourism in Kenya without leering or moralizing; the tone is wry, inquisitive, and disarmingly sympathetic. more...
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  • The Paradise Suite
  • The Paradise Suite

    For this 2015 drama from the Netherlands, writer-director Joost van Ginkel interweaves the stories of a Bosnian mother, the Serbian war criminal she's tracking, the Bulgarian model he kidnaps and casts in a sex show, the African immigrant who performs with her, the Swedish conductor who watches them at a tony brothel, and his son (Erik Adelöw in a brilliant debut), a 10-year-old pianist, who spies the Bosnian woman by chance. more...
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  • The Paranoids

    A weedy Argentinean slacker (Daniel Hendler) struggles with his screenplay while making ends meet as an entertainer at kids' birthday parties. more...
  • Parents (R)

    The first feature directed by actor Bob Balaban (1989) brings back the late 50s in the form of a highly original comic nightmare. more...
  • Paris Belongs to Us

    Though more amateurish than the other celebrated first features of the French New Wave, Jacques Rivette's troubled and troubling 1960 account of Parisians in the late 50s remains the most intellectually and philosophically mature, and one of the most beautiful. more...
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  • Paris Is Burning

    Jennie Livingston's exuberant and loving 1990 documentary about “voguing” and the drag balls of Harlem is both a celebration and a canny commentary. more...
  • Paris Was a Woman

    A fascinating lesbian literary guide to Americans in Paris during the first decades of the 20th century, with particular emphasis on the salons, long-term romances, and careers of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, Sylvia Beach and Adrienne Monnier, Janet Flanner, Natalie Barney, Colette, and Djuna Barnes. more...
  • Park Row

    This neglected Samuel Fuller feature from 1952, a giddy look at New York journalism in the 1880s, was his personal favorite—he financed it himself and lost every penny. more...
  • Participation

    This no-frills black-and-white anthology of early work, shot on a Sony Portapak video recorder, by experimental video pioneers Steina and Woody Vasulka doubles as an entertaining time capsule of New York's youth counterculture circa 1970. more...