Icelandic / 2015 / 92 min. / Grímar Hákonarson
In a remote Icelandic farming valley, two brothers who haven’t spoken in 40 years have to come together in order to save what’s dearest to them–their sheep–from authorities who want the animals destroyed.
Mandarin / 2015 / 105 min. / Hou Hsiou-hsein
Set in 8th century China during last years of the Tang Dynasty, The Assassin centers on Nie Yinniang, an assassin who is directed to slay corrupt government officials by her master, Jiaxin. When Yinniang displays mercy by failing to kill, Jiaxin punishes her with a ruthless assignment designed to test Yinniang’s resolve.
French / 1991 / 99 min. / Marc Caro & Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Clapet is a butcher who owns a run-down apartment building in post-apocalyptic France. The latest in the long string of disposable handymen for the building is Louison, a former circus clown desperate for work. Clapet’s grisly plan for Louison hits a snag when his young daughter falls head over heels for him.
Silent / 1915 / 54 min. / Louis Feuillade
Fifteen days have passed since the events at Maillot. Moréno is looking for clues to lead him to the Vampires, and reads in a paper that a Fontainebleau notary has been murdered by them; as he happens to possess a gaze with a terrible hypnotic power, he takes control of his new maid, Laura, to turn her into his slave.
Silent / 1915 / 46 min. / Louis Feuillade
A mysterious man arrives at Moréno’s home, and shows that he knows that the Grand Vampire’s body is inside a trunk. Moréno tries to get rid of him, but he is paralysed by a pin in the man’s glove. The man reveals himself to be the true Grand Vampire, Satanas, and that the first was a subordinate.