Keyword: tradition

How to Train Your Dragon

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 03/25/2010
Hiccup is a Viking teenager who doesn't fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world is turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view.
Last Samurai

The Last Samurai (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 154 minutes Release date: 12/04/2003
Captain Nathan Algren is a man adrift. The battles he once fought now seem distant and futile. Once he risked his life for honor and country, but, in the years since the Civil War, the world has changed. Pragmatism has replaced courage, self-interest has taken the place of sacrifice and honor is nowhere to be found--especially out West where his role in the Indian Campaigns ended in...
Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort

Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/26/2014
A sudden and mysterious inheritance brings Danny and his friends to Hobb Springs, a forgotten resort deep in the West Virginia hills. Hobb Springs is being looked after under the watchful care of Jackson and Sally, a socially awkward couple who introduce Danny to the long lost family he's never known. A clan by the name of Hillicker. But soon Danny learns his relatives have a different way of...

Trespass Against Us (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/14/2014

Untitled (Sony/Point Grey/Good Universe Xmas Comedy Project) (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/10/2015
Three childhood friends come together for their annual Christmas tradition in New York City. Isaac is about to have a baby, Max has suffered a devastating injury as a pro football wide receiver that may end his career, and Ethan just broke up with his girlfriend, has no income, very few prospects, and also his dad died. As they hit up bars and parties they realize they are all at the crossroads of...
Day of the Falcon

Day of the Falcon (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 02/28/2013
Just as two rival desert kingdoms cease to fight after years of bloodshed, oil is discovered between their territories, reigniting their once violent past. It's now up to their children-young lovers who married in hopes of bringing the families together-to find a way to end the violence and to bring peace to the land.
Still Life

Still Life (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 12/11/2013
Organized to the point of obsession, council worker John May is charged with finding the next of kin of those who have died alone. When his department is downsized, John must up his efforts on his final case, taking him on a liberating journey that allows him to start living life at last.
Bend It Like Beckham

Bend It Like Beckham (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 03/11/2003
An Indian family in London tries to raise their soccer-playing daughter in a traditional way. Unlike her traditional older sister, Pinky, who is preparing for a lavish Indian wedding and a lifetime of cooking the perfect chapati, Jess dreams of playing soccer professionally, like her hero David Beckham. Wholeheartedly against Jess' unorthodox ambition, her parents eventually reveal that their...
We Are What We Are

We Are What We Are (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 09/26/2013
A seemingly wholesome and benevolent family, the Parkers have always kept to themselves, and for good reason. Behind closed doors, patriarch Frank rules his family with a rigorous fervor, determined to keep his ancestral customs intact at any cost. When a torrential rainstorm moves into the area, tragedy strikes and his daughters Iris and Rose are forced to assume responsibilities that extend...
Christmas Candle

The Christmas Candle (2013)

Rated: PG Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
Deep in the heart of the English countryside lies the enchanting village of Gladbury. Legend has it that every twenty-five years an angel visits the village candlemaker and touches a single candle. Whoever lights the Christmas Candle receives a miracle on Christmas Eve. But in 1890, at the dawn of the electric age, this centuries-old legend may come to an end. When David Richmond, a progressive...

Flowing Stories (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
The Lau family hails from the village of Ho Chung, however, a number of relatives have moved away to Europe. Grandma Lau is our main focus as she shares her past with a total lack of sentiment. The recollections expand outward from her memories to include those of her children and other relatives. As the family gathers to celebrate Ho Chung's Village Festival, we glimpse old affinities...
Dir: Tsang Tsui-shan
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Tryouts (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 14 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012

Letters from the South (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013

Malak (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Seventeen-year-old Malak discovers she is pregnant. Abandoned by the father of her child, she is confronted by a society that abuses and marginalizes unmarried mothers.
Sepideh - Reaching for the Stars

Sepideh - Reaching for the Stars (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Sepideh wants to become an astronaut. She spends her nights exploring the secrets of the universe, while her family tries desperately to keep her grounded. The expectations for young Iranian woman are very different from Sepideh's ambitions and she soon finds her plans to attend university in danger. Determined to hold onto her dream, she teams up with the world's first female space tourist...
Dir: Berit Madsen
With: N/A
Matsuri No Uma

Matsuri No Uma (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
No one could have imagined the fate awaiting the horses of Fukushima. They almost died in the tsunami and were exposed to radiation inside the nuclear meltdown zone. They were left for weeks without fodder and shut away in stables for months. However, they are kept alive only because of the role they play in the grand annual horse festival with a 1,000-year history.
Dir: Yoju Matsubayashi
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Charlie's Country (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/16/2014
Australia. Charlie lives in a remote Aboriginal community in Arnhem Land, where his people struggle with cultural ties in world dominated by white law and both deliberate and incidental racism. With the primarily white police force, Charlie is congenial, fooling them into thinking he is an expert tracker. He uses cultural misunderstandings to his advantage, but then is obligated to heed white laws...

Marmato (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Colombia is the center of a new global gold rush, and Marmato, a historic mining town, is the new frontier. Filmed over the course of nearly six years, Marmato chronicles how townspeople confront a Canadian mining company that wants the $20 billion in gold beneath their homes.
Dir: Mark Grieco
With: N/A
Bella Vita

Bella Vita (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
The Italian coast carries surfer, artist, and environmentalist Chris Del Moro on a pilgrimage back to his ancestral homeland in search of the beautiful life. Once in Italy, he explores a culture where old world convention and traditional craftsmanship have matured into a modern surf lifestyle destination.

Rock the Casbah (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
In an opulent villa in Tangiers, a middle class family in Morocco performs the rites of mourning dictated by Muslim custom, following the death of the family patriarch, Moulay Hassan. The ritual is disrupted by the unexpected return of Sofia, the rebellious youngest daughter who went against her father's wishes and left Morocco to seek an acting career in the US. Her sisters, Kenza and Miriam...

Walking Under Water (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 77 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
On Mabul Island near Borneo, we observe the Badjao tribe's ancient traditions and collective experience. The Badjao people once lived like fish, spending the majority of their time on the water, but with the encroachment of modern civilization that way of life has become nearly extinct. The imagery throughout emphasizes this loss and the drought of enchantment on dry land.
Dir: Eliza Kubarska
With: N/A

Honour (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 07/10/2014
Mona's family is against her relationship with her boyfriend Tanvir and so she decides to run away with him. When her family comes to know of this they hire a bounty hunter to track her down and kill her. Aware of the potential consequences of their decision, Mona and Tanvir strive to maintain a low profile. Will Mona be able to evade death while being targeted by her potential killer?
Hava Nagila (The Movie)

Hava Nagila (The Movie) (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 73 minutes Release date: 02/28/2013
This definitive and musical tale explores how the Hebrew song Hava Nagila (Let Us Rejoice), set to a traditional melody from the Ukraine, became the signature theme of Jewish life. Despite having become truly universal in appeal, the song never lost either its Jewish soul or origin. The documentary features interviews with Harry Belafonte, Leonard Nimoy, Connie Francis and Glen Campbell, as well...

Farmland (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 77 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
Most Americans have never stepped foot on a farm or ranch or even talked to the people who grow and raise the food we eat. Viewers are given the opportunity to step inside the world of farming for a first-hand glimpse into the lives of young farmers and ranchers. Learn about their high-risk/high reward jobs and passion for a way of life that has been passed down from generation to generation, yet...
Dir: James Moll
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