Posts Tagged ‘IIFF’
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Leah Meyerhoff, “I Believe in Unicorns”

Leah Meyerhoff, writer/director of "I Believe in Unicorns," talks about making her first feature film while still a NYU grad student.
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Fort Tilden

A funny and smart look at New York City Millennial women flailing and failing to make it to the beach, and through life.

Bluebird - inside


Spare and bleak, "Bluebird" is about a life-changing event in a blue-collar community, and how it reverberates through various lives.
I Believe in Unicorns - inside

I Believe in Unicorns

There's not a whole lot of story to "I Believe in Unicorns," but the evocative imagery and convincing performances buoy it along.

Kumiko the Treasure Hunter - inside

Kumiko the Treasure Hunter

"Kumiko the Treasure Hunter" is the sort of movie destined to be loved by critics, and not many others.
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Big Significant Things

A one-man road trip movie, "Big Significant Things" heralds a mature star-making performance by Harry Lloyd.

Skook - inside


Just 72 minutes long, "Skook" has the feel of a rehearsal for something bigger and grander.
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"Homemakers," much like its lead character, never manages to reach maturity.


Liv and Ingmar

Liv and Ingmar is a film about passion, love and the enduring connection two spirits can have. It is wonderfully romantic yet tragically sad.
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“TINY” co-directors Christopher Smith and Merete Mueller

Merete Mueller, co-director of the documentary "TINY: A Story About Living Small," talks about making the film and her personal journey.

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They Wore the Red Suit

A heartwarming, albeit cornball, documentary about the life of the ever-diminishing 12-month Santa.
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Chalán (Gofer)

Despite giving away an important plot twist in the opening sequence, "Gofer" oozes genuine drama.

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Dan Hartley, writer/director of “Lad: A Yorkshire Story”

Writer/director Dan Hartley talks about making his semi-autobiographical drama, "Lad: A Yorkshire Story."
Medora filmmakers - inside

“Medora” co-director Andrew Cohn

Andrew Cohn, co-director of the documentary "Medora" about a small-town Indiana high school basketball team, talks about making the film.