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USA 2018 12 min.

“Full moon, all the crazies are out.” Four seedy stories transpire over the course of one late-night order at a 24-hour deli.

Anna and the Apocalypse
United Kingdom 2017 92 min.

Just in time for Christmas, the apocalypse has begun, and the undead are descending on the sleepy Scottish town of Little Haven. Now teenaged Anna and her friends must fight—not to mention sing and dance—to survive in this zany, candy-colored zombie holiday musical.

The Ark of Disperata
Italy 2017 110 min.

A crumbling village in southern Italy sets the stage for bumbling redemption in this comedy about a woebegone, poetry-loving mayor seeking to revitalize his community with the unlikely help of two would-be mobsters. Waking Ned Devine meets We Bought a Zoo.

As Needed
Italy 2018 92 min.

This feel-good foodie flick from Italy sustains to the last bite. A kitchen maestro with a bad-boy past emerges from prison hoping to resume his career—but first he must complete his community service by chaperoning a cook with Asperger’s en route to the finals of a top competition.

Bathtubs Over Broadway
USA 2018 87 min.

On assignment to scour bargain-bin vinyl for a Late Night with David Letterman segment, comedy writer Steve Young discovered a long-lost genre: the corporate musical. His fanboy obsession unfolds in this rollicking documentary with appearances by Letterman, Martin Short, and Jello Biafra.

Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story
United Kingdom 2018 101 min.

Meet the real-life oddball whose story inspired the 2014 black comedy Frank. Over the course of two decades, almost-famous musician-turned-provocateur in papier-mâché head Chris Sievey lost himself in the very performance art that garnered him a cult following. This is his tragicomic truth.

Australia 2018 6 min.

An experimental musician needs to go through pain to compose her next piece.

Turkey 2018 117 min.

From the chrysalis of a wacky road comedy emerges a butterfly of a family drama—beautifully fragile and strange—as three siblings return to the dusty Turkish village of their youth to reunite with a father they haven’t seen in decades. (These days their family nest contains some rare chickens.)

The Care & Keeping Of Your Woman
USA 2018 3 min.

A how-not-to guide for the modern man. The Care & Keeping Of Your Woman is a satirical short, shot on Super 8mm film, that addresses sexual harassment and assault in the style of a 1950s dog-training video.

Come on Mandy
USA 2017 3 min.

Mandy is a dog. Mandy won't come.

Dead Pigs
China 2018 131 min.

Pork is the unifying force in modern China—at least according to this now-dark, now-off-the-wall comedy from writer/director Cathy Yan, in which five characters (including a rural pig farmer and a dubious American developer) collide in a contemporary Shanghai showdown.

Der Lindenbaum
USA 2018 16 min.

An opera singer is depressed. His father is trying to commit suicide. Nothing is funnier than unhappiness.

Australia 2017 23 min.

People start dying after the arrival of a mysterious stranger in a small Australian town.

DFF41 Opening Night: The Favourite
Ireland 2018 120 min.

SOLD OUT! Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, and Olivia Colman star in this period drama about three women with the fate of 18th-century England in their hands. Queen Anne is ill, but the war with the French must go on; enter Lady Sarah and her cousin Abigail, who have their own motives for royal serv

Green Book
USA 2018 130 min.

Academy Award® nominee Viggo Mortensen and Academy Award® winner Mahershala Ali star in Participant Media and DreamWorks Pictures’ Green Book. Peter Farrelly helms the film inspired by a true friendship that transcended race, class and the 1962 Mason-Dixon line.

Hi I Need To Be Loved
USA 2018 11 min.

Actors from Craigslist audition for a film by reading spam e-mails from a teleprompter. Three are cast: the dancer, the chef, and the milkmaid. Is this poetry or malware?

In a Relationship
USA 2018 92 min.

In what he calls a “deliberately simple story,” Sam Boyd’s debut rom-com examines 20-something love over the course of a Los Angeles summer, as two couples experience all the angst, insecurity, humor, and frustration of being in a relationship. Emma Roberts and Dree Hemingway co-star.

Milk and Cookies
USA 2017 8 min.

Grace is five. She wants milk and cookies. Every day. Real bad.

Oh! What A Lovely War
United Kingdom 1969 144 min.

Richard Attenborough’s 1969 screen adaptation of playwright Charles Chilton’s 1963 World War I musical satire stars a who’s who of British thespians, including Laurence Olivier, Maggie Smith, John Gielgud, Vanessa Redgrave, Susannah York, and Dirk Bogarde.

Old Boys
United Kingdom 2017 96 min.

Cyrano de Bergerac goes to British boarding school in this charming update of the classic French comedy set in the 1980s, starring The End of the F***cking World’s Alex Lawther as an egghead who’s helping the handsome but dim-bulbed school hero to pursue a beautiful girl. Or is he?

Panic Attack
Poland 2017 100 min.

A woman encounters two exes in one night, a couple gets the worst seats on an airplane, a bride gives birth at her own wedding, and a teenager gets stoned for the first time in this Polish social satire disguised as a darkly humorous, multipart character study.

Iran 2018 107 min.

Who’s Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? becomes Who’s Killing the Great Directors of Iran? in this outré comedy about a filmmaker beset, in his view, by treachery: His leading lady has strayed, his family’s patience with him has worn thin, and—worst of all—he hasn’t been murdered.

Piñata Love
USA 2017 6 min.

Mexican country craft and NYC urban grit meet cute in this tale of a near-perfect mâche.

The Place
Italy 2017 105 min.

A nameless man sits in a diner each day, accepting visitors whose dreams he can make come true. To each, he assigns a task; upon its completion, he’ll grant their wishes. But to what lengths are they prepared to go? That’s the existential question at the heart of this Italian drama.

USA 2018 23 min.

An old robot has seen better days as better automation has taken his job opportunities. While the world seems to constantly reject him, he tries to find a place in society.

The Saint Bernard Syndicate
Denmark 2018 100 min.

In this fresh Danish comedy, director Mads Brügger delivers cinematic riches to everyone but his protagonists—two bumbling entrepreneurs who aim to bring “canine capitalism” to China by building Saint Bernard breeding centers in Chongqing. They expect great fortune; their cookies say otherwise.

Swimming With Men
United Kingdom 2018 103 min.

In this heartfelt dramatic comedy based on a true story, bored and possibly cuckolded accountant Eric (Rob Brydon, The Trip) is circling the drain of life—until, that is, he’s thrown a most-unexpected rope in the form of a synchronized swimming team for middle-aged males.

There Is No Place Like Home
Italy 2018 105 min.

In this stormy Italian drama, what begins as a polite family reunion on the island of Ischia quickly becomes tense and then explosive as rough seas trap the guests under a single roof for the duration of the storm.

DFF41 Centerpiece: The Upside
USA 2018 118 min.

Based on a true story, this buddy comedy starring Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart and Nicole Kidman chronicles the friendship between Phillip, a Park Avenue billionaire left paralyzed after a hang-gliding accident, and ex-con Dell, in need of a job and a fresh start.

We Win
USA 2017 12 min.

A happy couple’s relationship unravels during a game of Mafia.

A Worthy Man
Denmark 2018 20 min.

Isolated by overnight work in his bakery and ignored by his family, a middle-aged father fixates on a radio call-in show; his downward spiral is a desperate cry for help.

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