OVID.tv – Now Streaming: Introducing Germany’s Leading Man Franz Rogowski

Franz Rogowski stars in TRANSIT, Christian Petzold’s brilliant and haunting modern-day adaptation of Anna Seghers’s 1942 novel, with a performance the New York Times calls “transfixing.”

IN THE AISLES finds Rogowski playing a man who takes a job working the night shift at a big box store. It is an affecting and bittersweet glimpse into the shared connections of a motley group of workers, which quietly celebrates the beauty in the day-to-day happenings at work.

The Deep Blue Sea
By Terrence Davies

Master chronicler of post-War England, Terence Davies directs Rachel Weisz as a woman whose overpowering love threatens her well-being and alienates the men in her life (played by actors Simon Russell Beale and Tom Hiddleston).

Another recommended Terrence Davies film on OVID: A QUIET PASSION starring Cynthia Nixon as poet Emily Dickinson.

A film by Catherine Gund & Darsha Kyi

A captivating look at the unconventional life of beloved performer and queer icon Chavela Vargas whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music brought her international fame.

Free Virtual Q&A with
Filmmaker Anand Patwardhan

Docuseek, our academic streaming partner, is hosting a FREE live event with award-winning filmmaker Anand Patwardhan whose entire filmography is available on OVID.

Join Docuseek on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 9AM PT/11AM CT/12PMET for a one-hour virtual panel discussion and Q&A featuring Anand Patwardhan to learn about the significance of Patwardhan’s work spanning 40 years, its relation to recent events in India and to social, economic, environmental and political unrest, in the face of rising authoritarianism, nationalism, and religious fundamentalism around the world.

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