OVID in December Presents 21 Titles with 8 SVOD Exclusives

Leyla Bouzid’s As I Open My Eyes, the untold story of moviemaking in Communist-era Afghanistan, a stunning experimental documentary from Lesotho, Lynn Shelton’s debut feature, acclaimed arthouse hit Ballet Russes, and much more! Feature films coming to OVID in December include the startling coming-of-age film from Mexico SUMMER WHITE, AS I OPEN Continue Reading

NOW STREAMING on OVID: two mouthwatering food docs for American Thanksgiving, a sweet indie gem for Christmas, and more!

OVID ExclusiveSVOD Premiere! Chocolate RoadA film by Tanya Chuturkova Discover where chocolate comes from. Three renowned chocolatiers—Maribel Lieberman, Susumu Koyama, and Mikkel Friis-Holm—take us through the process of craft chocolate-making, starting from the plantations and all the way to the final chocolate piece. On their journey, each of them finds Continue Reading

NOW STREAMING on OVID: Season two of “Maison Close,” Michel Gondry gets personal, a jazz legend, and more!

Maison Close: Season Two With Valérie Karsenti, Anne Charrier, Jemima West Set in a lavish 19th Century Parisian bordello, the provocative and popular French erotic drama Maison Close invites American audiences into a sumptuous, stylized world where desire and power reign. Following the tumultuous conclusion of Season 1, we return to the Continue Reading

NOW STREAMING on OVID: the mesmerizing “Embrace of the Serpent,” a big election in the Navajo Nation, and more!

Embrace of the Serpent A film by Ciro Guerra Starring Nilbio Torres, Antonio Bolívar, Jan Bijvoet At once blistering and poetic, the ravages of colonialism cast a dark shadow over the South American landscape in Embrace of the Serpent. Filmed in stunning black-and-white, it centers on Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and the Continue Reading

NOW STREAMING on OVID: Melissa Leo, a psychological thriller from Chile, movies for Halloween, and more!

Francine A film by Brian M. Cassidy and Melanie ShatzkyStarring Melissa Leo After years of incarceration, a quiet, lonely woman, Francine (Academy Award® winner Melissa Leo), is released to start a new life in a small, rural town. But despite opportunities for warmth and connection, her years of “rehabilitation” have Continue Reading