Films A to Z

Filtering by Mood: Provoke Me!

Sadourni's Butterflies

Argentina | 2012 | 94 minutes | Dario Nardi

A surrealistic melodrama about a circus dwarf jailed for a crime of passion addresses identity, alienation, and daring to dream. Director Dario Nardi’s strange and magical movie, reminiscent of film noir and German expressionism, is utterly captivating.

The Wall

Austria | 2012 | 108 minutes | Julian Roman Pölsler

After returning from a summer walk in the Austrian woods with her dog, a woman is shocked that an invisible wall prevents her from leaving the forest, where she becomes determined to survive and record her thoughts. Based on Marlen Haushofer’s classic novel.

You Will Be My Son

France | 2012 | 102 minutes | Gilles Legrand

Instead of grooming his son to inherit his lucrative wine-growing business, an imperious vintner (Niels Arestrup) looks to a talented California-based grower, rendering a harvest of jealousy and worse with Shakespearean undertones.


United Kingdom | 2012 | 117 minutes | Eran Riklis

A captured Israeli fighter pilot pairs with a Palestinian boy to escape war-torn Beirut in 1982. Traveling with an olive tree sapling, they discover some humanity within the hostility.