Film Search | Chicago Reader

You searched for:

Search for…

Narrow Search

  • Author

  • Rating

  • Show only

  • A Land of Glass

    Lithuanian director Janina Lapinskaite poaches on Tarkovsky territory with this chilly, enigmatic 2004 story of a woman (Jurga Kalvaityte) who's struggling with motherhood. more...
  • Left Luggage

    Jeroen Krabbe directs this English-language drama from the Netherlands, about a young Jewish woman's awakening to Judaic tradition and history. more...
  • El Leyton

    The residents of a Chilean fishing village are thrown into turmoil by the unexpected appearance of a man presumed dead in a drowning incident. more...
  • Life Is Life

    Moshe Ivgy plays a Tel Aviv literature professor stuck in a loveless marriage and struggling with midlife, an overactive libido, and a bad case of writer's block. more...
  • Like Chef, Like God

    A scruffy but handsome vagabond (Giorgos Karamichos) unexpectedly finds his vocation when his uncle gets him a dishwashing job in a fine Athens restaurant and the autocratic head chef discovers his culinary gifts. more...
  • The Line of Beauty

    Set in Thatcher-era London, this fine BBC adaptation of Alan Hollinghurst's novel follows the rise and fall of a wealthy, dysfunctional Tory family, as seen through the eyes of a young middle-class literary scholar (Dan Stevens). more...
  • Little Man

    Lesbian partners Nicole Conn and Gwen Baba were so delighted by their adoption of a lively toddler that they decided to have another child by a surrogate mother, a process Conn sets out to document in this video. more...
  • Love = Me3

    Picture a porn video without the sex and you'll have a pretty good notion of this awkward and unfunny relationship comedy about the unlikely menage a trois between a Hispanic man (played by the director, Agustin) and two lesbian lovers (Evly Pacheco and Angelica Ordenez). more...