Indie Cinema 1996: Films That Matter

Picture (A to Z) by Director and Cast

Angels and Insects

D: Philip Haas
Cast: Kristin Scott Thomas, Mark Rylance

Basquiat

D: Julian schnabel
Cast: Jeffrey Wright, David Bbowie

Big Night

D: Stanley Tucci and Campbell Scott
Cast: Stanley Tucci, Tony Shalhoub

Bloody Child, The

D: Nina Menkes
Cast: Tinka Menkes

Bound

D: Larry and Andy Wachowski
Cast: Gina Gershon, Jennifer Tilly

Boys

D: Stacy Cochran
Cast: Winona Ryder, Lukas Haas
Dead Man

D: Jim Jarmusch
Cast: Johnny Depp, Gary Farmer
Denise Calls Up

D: Hal Salwen
Cast: Liev Schreiber, Caroleen Feeney
English Patient, The

D: Anthony Minghella
Cast: Ralph Fienes, Kristin Scott Thomas

Everyone Says I Love You

D: Woody Allen
Cast: Alan Alda, Goldie Hawn

Everything's Relative
Fargo

D: Joel Coen
Cast: Frances McDormand, William H. Macy

Feeling Minnesota

D: Steven Baigelman
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Vincent D'Onofrio

Freeway

D: Matthew Bright
Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Kiefer Sutherland

From Dusk till Dawn

D: Robert Rodriguez
Cast: Goerge Clooney, Harvey Keitel

Get on the Bus

D: Spike Lee
Cast: Ossie Davis, Charles S. Dutton

Girl 6

D: Spike Lee
Cast: Theresa Randle, Isaiah Washington
Girls Town

D: Jim McKay
Cast: Lili Taylor, Bruklin Harris
Grace of My Heart

D: Allison Anders
Cast: Illeanna Douglas, John Turturro

Grass Harp, The

D: Charles Matthau
Cast: Piper Laurie, Sissy Spacek

Gray's Anatomy

D: Steven Soderbergh
Cast: Spalding Gary

Homage

D: Ross Kagan Marks
Cast: Sheryl Lee, Blythe Danner

I Shot Andy Warhol

D: Mary Harron
Cast: Lili Taylor, Jared Harris

Imaginary Crimes

D: Anthony Drazan
Cast: Harvey Keitel, Fairuza Balk

Infinity

D: Matthew Broderick
Cast: Matthew Broderick, Patricia Arquette
It's My Party

D: Randal Kleiser
Cast: Eric Roberts, Gregory Harrison
Kansas City

D: Robert Altman
Cast: Miranda Richardson, Jennifer Jason Leigh

Killer: Journal of a Muderder

Cast: James Woods

Late Bloomers

D: Julia and Gretchen Dyer

Lone Star

D: John Sayles
Cast: Kris Kristofferson, Chris Cooper

Looking for Richard

D: Al Pacino
Cast: Al Pacino, Winona Ryder

Low Life, The

D: George Hickenlooper
Cast: Rory Cochran, Kyra Sedwick

Man of the Year

D: Dirk Shafer
Cast: Dirk Shafer
Manny & Lo

D: Lisa Krueger
Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Aleksa Palladino

Marvin's Room

D: Jerry Zaks
Cast: Diane Keaton, Meryl Streep
Mother Night

D: Keith Gordon
Cast: Nick Nolte, Sheryl Lee

Once Upon a Time…When We Were Colored

D: Tim Reid
Cast: Al Freeman, Jr., Phylicia Rashad

Search for One-Eyed Jimmy, The

D: Sam Henry Kass
Cast: John Turturro, Samuel L. Jackson

Set It Off

D: Gary Gray
Cast: Jada Pinkett, Queen Latifah

She's the One

D: Edward Burns
Cast: Edward Burns, Jennifer Aniston

Stonewall

SuBurbia

D: Richard Linklater
Cast: Giovanni Ribisi, Steve Zahn
Sweet Nothing

D: Gary Winick
Cast: Michael Imperioli, Mira Sorvino
Swingers

D: Doug Liman
Cast: Jan Favreau, Vince Vaughn

Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead

D: Gary Fleder
Cast: Andy Garcia, Christopher Walken

The Thin Line Between Love and Hate

D: Martin Lawrence
Cast: Martin Lawrence Lynn Whitfield

Trees Lounge

D: Steve Buscemi
Cast: Steve Buscemi, Chloe Sevigny
Unforgettable

D: John Dahl
Cast: Ray Liotta, Linda Firoentino

Unhook the Stars

D: Nick Cassavetes
Cast: Gena Rowlands, Marisa Tomei

Walking and Talking

D: Nicole Holofcener
Cast: Catherine Keener, Anne Heche

Welcome to the Dollhouse

D: Todd Solondz
Cast: Heather Matarazzo, Brendan Sexton Jr.