Austria

1001 Grams

1001 Grams

Director: Bent Hamer
Year: 2014

When Norwegian scientist Marie attends a seminar in Paris on the actual weight of a kilo, it is her own measurement of disappointment, grief and love that ends up on the scale. Finally Marie is forced to come to terms with how much a human life trul...

1001 Grams

Breathing

Breathing

Director: Karl Markovics
Year: 2011

The acclaimed directorial debut from veteran Austrian actor Karl Markovics is an eloquent, affecting portrait of an incarcerated teenager attempting to win parole by working at a local morgue.

Breathing

The Decent One

The Decent One

Director: Vanessa Lapa
Year: 2014

Newly discovered papers reveal the human side of one of history's most merciless killers: Nazi "Final Solution" architect Heinrich Himmler.

The Decent One

Dog Days (unrated)

Dog Days (unrated)

Director: Ulrich Seidl
Year: 2001

In the sweltering heat of suburban Vienna, six characters ranging from an erratic hitchhiker to a fading beauty queen play out a sweaty pageant of sadism and sexual deviance. With an assured knack for capturing the verisimilitude of domestic terror...

Dog Days (unrated)

Falling

Falling

Director: Barbara Albert
Year: 2006

A Film by Barbara Albert - Five independent women are reunited for the funeral of a beloved teacher. From the director of FREE RADICALS!

Falling

Free Radicals (Barbara Albert)

Free Radicals (Barbara Albert)

Director: Barbara Albert
Year: 2003

A group of friends in a suburban Austrian town reexamine their lives after the unexpected death of a young woman who appeared to be leading a charmed life.

Free Radicals (Barbara Albert)

The Great Museum

The Great Museum

Director: Johannes Holzhausen
Year: 2014

Featuring unprecedented access to an influential and multi-faceted institution, The Great Museum reveals the inner-workings of Vienna's Kunsthistorisches Museum, one of the most important art institutions in the world.

The Great Museum

The Hands of Orlac

The Hands of Orlac

Director: Robert Wiene
Year: 1924

HANDS OF ORLAC is a deliciously twisted thriller that blends grand guignol thrills with the visual and performance styles of German Expressionism.

The Hands of Orlac

Jesus, You Know

Jesus, You Know

Director: Ulrich Seidl
Year: 2003

JESUS, YOU KNOW captures six Catholics in a series of staged confessions -- to both Jesus and the omnipresent camera. Seidl generously allows his subjects to find their own idiosyncratic Savoir -- even with a threat of existential emptiness in the...

Jesus, You Know

More Than Honey

More Than Honey

Director: Markus Imhoof
Year: 2013

Oscar-nominated director Markus Imhoof (The Boat is Full) tackles the vexing issue of why bees, worldwide, are facing extinction. With the tenacity of a man out to solve a world-class mystery, he investigates this global phenomenon, from California...

More Than Honey

The Robber

The Robber

Director: Benjamin Heisenberg
Year: 2010

Based on the real-life story of one of Austria’s most-wanted bank robbers, The Robber is a breathless thriller “as lean and taut as its marathon-winning title character.” (LA Times).

The Robber

Tehran Taboo

Tehran Taboo

Director: Ali Soozandeh
Year: 2018

In this gorgeously animated drama, the lives of several strong-willed women and a young musician intersect. Their stories reveal the hypocrisies of modern Iranian society, where sex, drugs, and corruption coexist with strict religious law.

Tehran Taboo

Whores' Glory

Whores' Glory

Director: Michael Glawogger
Year: 2011

WHORES' GLORY, the third film in Michael Glawogger's globalization trilogy (following MEGACITIES, WORKINGMAN'S DEATH), is an explicit and unflinching exposé of global prostitution. Glawogger's latest larger-than-life documentary is an...

Whores' Glory

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