The great names in cinema
NORWAY , France , Denmark , Sweden
| 116 minutes | 2017
Love makes you soar? No, but it can give you supernatural powers, at least according to the Norwegian director’s fourth feature. Joachim Trier (Oslo, August 31st) is back with this love story about a woman whose burning passion triggers the onset of paranormal powers. A sort of Scandinavian Carrie (1976) — the film was shot in Sweden — Thelma merges the thriller with the coming-of-age tale, with a generous pinch of straight-up horror. Impressive on every level.
The insane rantings of a Buddhist monk who’s adept at riling up the crowds. A documentary that uses its source material to examine the roots of evil. In...
FRANCE , Switzerland | 116 minutes | 2017
The renowned Russian director is back with a black-and-white metaphysical drama about the Holocaust where romance meets theories of history. Told from the...
RUSSIA , Germany | 116 minutes | 2016
Denis Côté explores the world of bodybuilding, taking an affectionate look at overdeveloped men. These are men of few words and lots of muscles:...
CANADA | 116 minutes | 2017
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