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Colonel Redl (1985)

Colonel Redl (1985)

Set during the fading glory of the Austro-Hungarian empire, the film tells of the rise and fall of Alfred Redl, an ambitious young officer who ...
Her Socialist Smile (2020)

Her Socialist Smile (2020)

The memory of a particular moment in early 20th century history when, in 1913, Helen Keller (1880-1968), a deaf-blind writer, lecturer and ...
Austerlitz (1960)

Austerlitz (1960)

The first half of this film covers Napoleon’s coronation as Emperor and political manoeuvrings while the second half covers the actual battle.
Many Beautiful Things (2015)

Many Beautiful Things (2015)

From Executive Producer Hisao Kurosawa (Dreams, Ran) comes the untold story of one of the world’s greatest women artists and why her name ...
The Auschwitz Report (2020)

The Auschwitz Report (2020)

This is the true story of Freddy and Walter – two young Slovak Jews, who were deported to Auschwitz in 1942. On 10 April 1944, after meticulous ...
Stalin’s Daughter (2015)

Stalin’s Daughter (2015)

A shock wave started as Stalin’s daughter Svetlana Iosifovna Alliluyeva fled to the West. During her childhood, she remained at the center ...
Kapo (1960)

Kapo (1960)

1960  

Kapo (1960)

Determined to survive at any price, Edith, a young Jewish woman deported to an extermination camp, manages to survive by accepting the role of ...
The Battle of Näsilinna 1918 (2012)

The Battle of Näsilinna 1918 (2012)

Depicting the Finnish Civil War from the White army’s point of view. Lieutenant Melin’s soldiers mission is to penetrate the heart of ...
The Covenant (2013)

The Covenant (2013)

Experience the pain of Egyptian slavery through the eyes of Moses’ mother as she sets down her baby in to the Nile, the loyalty of Ruth as ...
Worth (2021)

Worth (2021)

2021  

Worth (2021)

Kenneth Feinberg, a powerful D.C. lawyer appointed Special Master of the 9/11 Fund, fights off the cynicism, bureaucracy, and politics associated ...
Vivandière (2021)

Vivandière (2021)

Two young women from both sides of the Civil War volunteer as battlefield nurses, facing down scornful commanders and murderous war criminals to ...
Some Mother’s Son (1996)

Some Mother’s Son (1996)

Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a British prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of ...
12 Mighty Orphans (2021)

12 Mighty Orphans (2021)

Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great ...
The Liberators (2016)

The Liberators (2016)

Medieval art treasures seized by the Nazis go missing at the end of World War II. Were they destroyed in the chaos of the final battles? Or were ...
Respect (2021)

Respect (2021)

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.
No Man of God (2021)

No Man of God (2021)

Based on real life transcripts culled from conversations between FBI analyst Bill Hagmaier and serial killer Ted Bundy that took place between ...
The Bomb (2015)

The Bomb (2015)

Using masterfully restored footage from recently declassified images, The Bomb tells a powerful story of the most destructive invention in human ...
While They Watched (2015)

While They Watched (2015)

Documentary about North Korea, set in the future after the regime has collapsed. Harnessing the power of hindsight the film questions the ...
The Judge and the Assassin (1976)

The Judge and the Assassin (1976)

France, 1893. Joseph Bouvier attempts to shoot his love who refused to marry him and to commit suicide. Upon release from the filthy asylum where ...
Prayers for Bobby (2009)

Prayers for Bobby (2009)

Bobby Griffith was his mother’s favorite son, the perfect all-American boy growing up under deeply religious influences in Walnut Creek, ...
Fighting for Lincoln: The Wide Awakes (2020)

Fighting for Lincoln: The Wide Awakes (2020)

This is the story of the 1860 election, and how a group of politically minded young men created a national political organization – the ...
Roger & Me (1989)

Roger & Me (1989)

A documentary about the closure of General Motors’ plant at Flint, Michigan, which resulted in the loss of 30,000 jobs. Details the ...
The Invisibles (2017)

The Invisibles (2017)

Four young Jews survive the Third Reich in the middle of Berlin by living so recklessly that they become “invisible.”
The Dancer (2016)

The Dancer (2016)

A young woman from the American Midwest, Loïe Fuller became the toast of the Folies Bergère at the turn of the 20th century and an icon of the ...
The Mystery of Picasso (1956)

The Mystery of Picasso (1956)

Using a specially designed transparent ‘canvas’ to provide an unobstructed view, Picasso creates as the camera rolls. He begins with ...