History

Another Day of Life
7.3

Another Day of Life

Oct. 26, 2018

Another Day of Life

In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola’s civil ...
In This Corner of the World
7.8

In This Corner of the World

Japan, 1943, during World War II. Young Suzu leaves her village near Hiroshima to marry and live with her in-laws in Kure, a military harbor. Her ...
Miss Hokusai
6.7

Miss Hokusai

May. 09, 2015

Miss Hokusai

The time: 1814. The place: Edo, now known as Tokyo. A much accomplished artist of his time and now in his mid-fifties, Tetsuzo can boast clients ...
Video Games: The Movie
6.1

Video Games: The Movie

From executive producer Zach Braff and director Jeremy Snead, “Video Games: The Movie” is an epic feature length documentary ...
Giovanni’s Island
7.4

Giovanni’s Island

Feb. 22, 2014

Giovanni’s Island

In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin ...
Buddha 2: The Endless Journey
6.2

Buddha 2: The Endless Journey

2500 years ago, in India, Siddhartha was born as a prince of the Shakya clan, but he gives up his position as a prince to see the world. He meets ...
The Wind Rises
7.8

The Wind Rises

Jul. 20, 2013

The Wind Rises

A lifelong love of flight inspires Japanese aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi, whose storied career includes the creation of the A-6M World War II ...
Asura
6.6

Asura

Sep. 29, 2012

Asura

Abandoned in the barren wasteland of Kyoto, a savage, enraged orphan does whatever it takes to survive in the wild. When he crosses paths with ...
This Ain’t California
7.4

This Ain’t California

A retrospective look at the youth cultures born in the German Democratic Republic. A celebration of the lust for life, a contemporary trip into ...
Buddha: The Great Departure
6.2

Buddha: The Great Departure

Prince Siddhartha is heir to the Shakya kingdom, which is constantly at war with the more powerful Kosala kingdom. His father tries to raise as ...
Sengoku Basara: The Last Party
6.8

Sengoku Basara: The Last Party

The story of the film is set after the conflict instigated by Toyotomi Hideyoshi ended, but not before the Battle of Sekigahara determines who ...
A Room and a Half
7.1

A Room and a Half

Jan. 23, 2009

A Room and a Half

A semi-fictional account of the life of Russian poet Joseph Brodsky, who was forced into American exile in 1972.
The Ten Commandments
2.9

The Ten Commandments

Oct. 19, 2007

The Ten Commandments

This vibrantly animated feature recounts the biblical epic of the Hebrew prophet Moses and the Ten Commandments. Led by the word of God, Moses ...
Sword of the Stranger
7.8

Sword of the Stranger

Sep. 29, 2007

Sword of the Stranger

Pursued by formidable Chinese assassins, young Kotaro and his dog run into No Name, a mysterious stranger who gets pulled into the chase. The ...
The Legend of Qin
8.5

The Legend of Qin

Feb. 14, 2007

The Legend of Qin

The Legend of Qin follows the Qin dynasty from when the Emperor of the Qin, King Zheng conquered the other 6 nations and unified China, to the ...
Prince Vladimir
6.9

Prince Vladimir

Feb. 09, 2006

Prince Vladimir

The plot follows the events surrounding Vladimir from childhood and into adulthood. In the beginning of the film, being under the influence of ...
Nitaboh
6.9

Nitaboh

Feb. 21, 2004

Nitaboh

At a young age, Nitaroh is stricken with an illness that leaves him blind. He inherits the shamisen guitar once used by his mother and is taught ...
Muhammad: The Last Prophet
7.5

Muhammad: The Last Prophet

More than fourteen centuries ago, Mecca was filled with gambling, drunkenness, slavery, the mistreatment of women, and greed. The holy ...
Corto Maltese in Siberia
6.9

Corto Maltese in Siberia

At the end of 1918 while civil war is raging on in Russia, antagonism is slowly spreading to the East, between the Oral mountains and Shanghai. ...
The Miracle Maker
6.9

The Miracle Maker

Mar. 31, 2000

The Miracle Maker

A mother and father in search of help for their sick daughter cross paths with an extraordinary carpenter named Jesus, who has devoted his life ...