The Salon (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 05/10/2007
Jenny is being forced to sell her shop to the Department of Water and Power (DWP) due to eminent domain, and is being pressured into accepting the money they've offered for her property. Regardless of the legal advice Jenny receives, she refuses to let the corporate giant take the one remaining pillar of her inner city neighborhood. She declines the money and decides to take on the DWP in court...
Sangre de mi sangre

Sangre de mi sangre (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 05/15/2008
Juan and Pedro meet in the back of a tractor-trailer filled with undocumented Mexican immigrants headed for New York City. Pedro shows Juan a sealed letter that his mother, now dead, has given him--an introduction to the father he never knew. He brags to his new friend that his father, Diego--who left Mexico for New York many years before--has become a wealthy restaurant owner and will surely...
Save the Last Dance

Save the Last Dance (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 01/11/2001
Sara, a 17-year-old high-school student, sets her sights on being a professional ballerina, but she has to put her plans on hold when her mother is killed in a car accident and she is forced to move to her father's bleak Chicago neighborhood. Intimidated by inner-city life, she turns to the clubs for refuge, where she meets Derek, a young black man who shares her love for dancing. As their mutual...
Schwarze Schafe

Schwarze Schafe (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/29/2007
Tells five concurrent tales linked only by their setting, 21st century Berlin. The first concerns Boris, a hand model turned conman desperate to go straight. The second story tells of Charlotte the tour barge announcer and her alcoholic boyfriend Peter who, through verbal abuse, consistantly sabotages her attempts to impress a former classmate and her posh husband. A third story focuses on Ali and...
Second Chance

The Second Chance (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 02/16/2006
Jeremiah Jenkins founded Second Chance Community Church amid the turbulence of the civil rights demonstrations in the sixties. He has since moved from the inner city to the suburbs where he founded The Rock, a now mega-church where community service often takes the form of large donations to the collection plate. He continues to travel the world establishing new churches, but he's lost sight of...
Set It Off

Set It Off (1996)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 11/05/1996
Stony, Cleo, Tisean and Frankie have been through a lot together while growing up in the projects of Los Angeles. They've been scammed by sleazy employers, slammed by heartless boyfriends, and slapped around by neighborhood cops. No matter how tough the going got--when one found herself in trouble, she had three life-long friends backing her up. Now comes the ultimate test. A tragic chain of...

Shaft (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/15/2000
When spoiled college kid Walter Wade kills a young black student, John Shaft makes the arrest. Walter skips bail and flees the country, and after two years of waiting, Shaft hauls him back into custody as Walter secretly returns to the States. But when Walter's wealthy father posts bail once again, Walter is back on the streets and looking to put Shaft in a body bag. So are two of Shaft's corrupt...

Shank (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 11/29/2008
Cal belongs to a gang whose members pass their days getting high and menacing any unfortunate souls who wander into their path. But Cal has a dangerous secret. He's gay, and he's attracted to his best mate, a violent thug who indulges in random homoerotic moments with Cal, but remains tied to the group's unofficial leader, Nessa. When Cal gets involved with a kind French student, the secrets are...

Shifty (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/23/2009
A day in the life of Shifty, a young Muslim crack cocaine dealer. Charismatic, compassionate and intelligent, he comes from a respectable family, but is also the most prolific dealer in the area. When his old friend returns to the town, it sets into action a series of events that will see Shifty fighting for survival.
Shinjuku Incident

Shinjuku Incident (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 02/04/2010
Steelhead, a Chinese laborer who comes to Japan hoping for a better life, is unable to find honest work and is bullied into the shadows with his fellow Chinese illegal immigrants. He soon finds himself ascending as the boss of a black market mob. After providing a deadly service to a powerful Yakuza crime boss, Steelhead's rise to mafia power spirals rapidly out of control as he's given reign over...

Shoppen (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/30/2007
The idea of speed-dating provides a glimpse into the lives of a certain single generation. Follows eighteen young singles living in the city of Munich who are looking for the love of their life or just a date for one night. They voice their frustrations, their dislikes, their disappointments, their expectations and desires. They also experience loneliness, ego trips and their own weaknesses.

Shortbus (2006)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 10/03/2006
An urban dramedy that follows a varied group of seven people, among them a dominatrix and a sex therapist, as they navigate between the paths of sex and love in modern day New York City.

Sidewalls (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 10/25/2011
Martin is a phobic in the process of recovery. Little by little he manages to step out of the isolation of his one-room apartment and his virtual reality. He is a web designer. Mariana just broke up after a long relationship. Her head is a mess, just like the apartment where she takes refuge. Martin and Mariana live on the same street, in opposite buildings, but they've never met. They walk...