Tehran Taboo: Ali Soozandeh’s Animation

In the animation Tehran Taboo, the lives of three strong-willed women and a young musician cross paths in Tehran’s schizophrenic society where sex, corruption and drugs coexist with strict religious laws and patriarchal traditions.

Dying King: Tale of Death of Shah of Iran

A Dying King is a documentary that aims to reveal the circumstances behind the death of one of history’s most important figures: The Shah of Iran. Director Bobak Kalhor, an expert on his home country, has made a film that follows the path of the leader after his exile. A Dying King will run in […]

Sissi Trilogy: Starring Romy Schneider in her Career-Defining Role

Though she made many other good films, the SISSI TRILOGY are the films that catapulted the beautiful and talented Romy Schneider to international stardom.  Playing the beloved Austrian Princess remains her career defining role. Every Timeless Sissi Film is Collected in this 5-Disc Set, Perfect for the Whole Family and Available on November 14, 2017.   […]

1945: Hungarian Director Ferenc Torok Post-WWII Jewish Tale

On a summer day in 1945, an Orthodox man and his son return to a village in Hungary while the villagers prepare for the wedding of the town clerk’s son.

My Blood Runs Cold: Film Noir Starring Troy Donahue

One of Troy Donahue’s last roles as a star, My Blood Runs Cold is a 1965 American film noir, directed by William Conrad.