One of America’s greatest comic legends, Elaine May (Tootsie, The Birdcage), directs, writes and stars in her debut feature as Henrietta, a clumsy but extremely wealthy botanist whose single-minded devotion to her work leaves her clueless about the world around her.
The highly anticipated return to fiction feature filmmaking from Wim Wenders (Paris, Texas, Wings of Desire), Perfect Days takes the seasoned writer-director to Tokyo to tell a story celebrating the hidden joys and minutiae of Japanese culture.
Spanish director Lois Patiño, who cut his teeth in experimental cinema, uses techniques from that world to astonishing effect with Samsara, bringing audiences a transcendental experience made for the big screen.
A delectable feast for the senses, The Taste of Things is a stunningly beautiful romance from the acclaimed director Trần Anh Hùng.
In his chilling, oblique study of evil, British director Jonathan Glazer (Under the Skin) situates the viewer at the centre of frighteningly familiar banality.