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  • The Baby Formula (NR)

    The controversy over stem cell research informs this 2008 Canadian mockumentary about married lesbians (Angela Vint and Megan Fahlenbock) who make news as the first women to conceive alone, using their own cells to fertilize their eggs. more...
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  • Back Roads
  • Back Roads (NR)

    Set in a small Pennsylvania town in the mid 1990s, this lugubrious drama follows a young man (Alex Pettyfer, who also directed) tasked with raising his three younger sisters after their mother goes to prison for murdering their father. more...
  • Back to 1942 (NR)

    Xiaogang Feng directed this historical drama about a debilitating drought that took place in China's Henan province during the country's war against Japan. more...
  • Back to Burgundy
  • Back to Burgundy (NR)

    After spending several years abroad, a young man returns to his family's vineyard in the title French region, rediscovers his love of the land as he assists his siblings with the annual harvest, then sticks around for several more months to help out on the farm. more...
  • Backyard: El Traspatio (NR)

    The real-life epidemic of wo­men murdered just south of the U.S. border inspired this intelligent Mexican thriller by Carlos Carrera (The Crime of Father Amaro). more...
  • Bad Lucky Goat (NR)

    In Samir Oliveros's Columbian comedy-drama, two teens on the island of Port Paradise hit a goat with the truck they are driving. more...
  • The Bad Sleep Well (NR)

    Akira Kurosawa's 1960 presagement of the Lockheed scandal, with Toshiro Mifune fighting corporate corruption, is a well-done thriller with Kurosawa's usual social overtones. more...
  • A Ballerina's Tale
  • A Ballerina's Tale (NR)

    Documentary maker Nelson George considers the lily-white culture of classical ballet and the precipitous rise of Misty Copeland, the first African-American woman to be named a principal dancer in the prestigious American Ballet Theatre. more...
  • Ballhawks (NR)

    "Ballhawks" are obsessive Cub fans who hang around outside Wrigley Field waiting to catch any ball that might sail over the left-field wall. more...
  • Bamako (NR)

    A large portion of this highly original 2006 feature from Mali by Abderrahmane Sissako (Life on Earth, Waiting for Happiness) consists of a hearing devoted to the operations of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund in Africa, with judge, black and white lawyers, and witnesses all played by nonactors who've written their own speeches, many of them angry. more...
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  • Band Aid
  • Band Aid (NR)

    Zoe Lister-Jones wrote, coproduced, directed, stars in, and dominates nearly every scene of this hipster comedy about a feuding married couple, played by her and Adam Pally, who begin turning their frustrations into three-chord indie rock as a form of therapy and wind up fronting a popular band. more...