A Film by Nora Claire Miller,
Peter Miller & Amy Linton
EGG CREAM is a lovable short film about the enduring meaning of a beloved chocolate soda drink born on the Jewish Lower East Side. Through a tour of egg cream establishments led by a filmmaker and his daughter, archival imagery, and even a song by Lou Reed, the film examines the Jewish experience in America and the mythology of a simpler time.
Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts
A Film by Mouly Surya
In the deserted hills of an Indonesian island, Marlina (Marsha Timothy), a young widow, is attacked and robbed of all her livestock by a gang of seven bandits. She then defends herself, setting out on a journey to find justice, empowerment, retribution and redemption. This Indonesian Scope western set to a Morricone-inspired score is a unique tale of female cinematic revenge.
New Italian Cinema
“Ricordi?” & “The Invisible Witness”
Starring Luca Marinelli (Martin Eden) and Linda Caridi, RICORDI? is an exciting love story, seen through the memories of a young couple: at points united, divided, happy, unhappy, deeply in love or in love with others.
In the pulse-pounding film, THE INVISIBLE WITNESS, Adriano Doria (Riccardo Scamarcio) is “the entrepreneur of the year” in Milan. He drives a BMW, wears a flamboyant Rolex, has a great wife and daughter and a beautiful mistress. But now he is under house arrest, accused of murder.