On her 16th birthday, Emily and her new friend Arden set out to break her troubled biological father out of a psychiatric institution.
Evanna Lynch (Harry Potter series)
George Webster (City of Dreamers)
Michael Smiley (Kill List, A Field in England)
Writer/Director: Simon Fitzmaurice
Producers: Lesley McKimm, Kathryn Kennedy
Composer: Stephen McKeon
Toronto International Film Festival
Best Cinematography - Galway Film Fleadh
With no way to live a traditional lifestyle in his Aboriginal community, aging Charlie struggles to make his own way in life. A delicate but powerful film that functions as both a stinging depiction of marginalization and as a salute to the career of the remarkable actor who inhabits almost every frame.
David Gulpilil, Peter Djigirr, Luke Ford, Jennifer Budukpuduk Gaykamangu, Peter Minygululu
Director: Rolf de Heer
Best Actor, Un Certain Regard - Cannes Film Festival
Audience Award - Amiens International Film Festival
Dragon Award - Ljubljana International Film Festival
Best Feature Film - FICMEC
When a black teen moves to Germany with his single father, he must deal with culture shock and his infatuation with a rebellious girl, all while dreaming of becoming a hip hop star.
Craig Robinson (The Office, This Is the End)
Carla Juri (Wetlands)
Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award - Sundance Film Festival, US Dramatic
Special Jury Award, Best Individual Performance for Craig Robinson - Sundance Film Festival, US Dramatic
The real life rock-n-roll fairytale story of Filipino Arnel Pineda, who was plucked from YouTube to become the front man for iconic American rock band, Journey.
and introducing Arnel Pineda
AWARDS: Winner, Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature at Palm Springs International Film Festival
16-year-old Billie's reluctant path to independence is accelerated when her mother reveals plans to gender transition, limiting their time together to Tuesdays. Filmed over the course of a year - once a week, every week - only on Tuesdays, 52 Tuesdays is an emotionally charged story of desire, responsibility and transformation.
Tilda Cobham-Hervey (One Eyed Girl)
Beau Travis Williams
Best Director, World Dramatic Competition - Sundance Film Festival
Best Original Feature Film Screenplay - Australian Writers' Guild AWGIE Awards
In a small Welsh town, a teenage outcast becomes the cool kid when an enigmatic American moves in next door and takes him under his wing.
Emile Hirsch (Prince Avalanche, Into the Wild)
Craig Roberts (Submarine)
Sai Bennett (The Face of an Angel)
A recounting of Jack Kerouac's three sojourns to a cabin in Big Sur owned by poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Kerouac fan's will rejoice in the accuracy of the depiction of his time there. It's cast of many recognizable actors beholds some of the most stunning landscapes filmed in Northern California.
Jean-Marc Barr (The Big Blue, Breaking The Waves)
Kate Bosworth (Blue Crush)
Josh Lucas (American Psycho)
Anthony Edwards (ER)
Writer/Director: Michael Polish (Twin Falls Idaho, The Astronaut Farmer)
Based on the novel by: Jack Kerouac
FESTIVALS: 2013 Sundance Film Festival selection
After failing to find love in Denmark, a painfully shy bodybuilder sets off for Thailand to escape from his overbearing mother and search for a bride.
Kim Kold (The Fast and The Furious 6)
Lamaiporn Sangmanee Hougaard
Winner, World Cinema Directing Award - Sundance Film Festival
Winner, Audience Award and Best Director - Amazonas Film Festival
Winner, Gold Atlas Jury's Grand Prix and Critic's Prize - Arras Film Festival
Dollhouse explores a night in the life of a group of street teens from Dublin’s inner city who break into a house in an upper class suburb. The break-in quickly moves into a night of frenzy, driven by a series of revelations that will leave lasting marks on each of them, and resulting in an emotional conclusion that they will carry with them.
Kate Stanley Brennan
Writer/Director: Kirsten Sheridan (August Rush)
Cinematographers: Colin Downey, Ross McDonnell
FESTIVAL: Berlin International Film Festival
Diana, a high school teacher, is in the midst of an affair with one of her students. As the reality of their situation becomes clear, Diana attempts to put the relationship on hold until diving in more recklessly than before.
Lindsay Burdge ( All the Light in the Sky )
Director: Hannah Fidell
Producers: Hannah Fidell, Kim Sherman
FESTIVALS: Sundance Film Festival
A former Britpop rocker who now works on a farm gets caught driving drunk and faces deportation after living in Los Angeles for many years. His efforts to stay in the U.S. force him to confront the past and current demons in his life. This film starts Robert Carlyle, famous for his roles in many films including Trainspotting and The Full Monty.
Robert Carlyle (Trainspotting, The Full Monty, Once Upon A Time)
Alexia Rasmussen (Listen to Your Heart, The Comedy)
Danny Masterson (That 70's Show)
Winner, Best Narrative Feature and Best Editing - Woodstock Film Festival
Winner, Outstanding Acting Performance (Robert Carlyle) - Tallgrass Film Festival