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More Foreign Films
January list by Nanette Alderman
12 Days
Abrahaminte Santhathikal malayalam, 2018, not rated

Derick Abraham, a fiery and dutiful police officer, continues to be the best officer until his brother Philip Abraham is arrested for false murder charges. Will he be able to investigate the case and serve justice to his brother?

Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Dayskorean, 2018, not rated

As the deceased soul Su-hong and his three afterlife guardians face the remaining trials to obtain their reincarnation, the guardians come face to face with the buried truth of their tragic time on Earth.

La Boyita
Aloysgerman, 2016, not rated

A lonely private investigator is contacted by a mysterious woman who pulls him into a mind game known as 'telephone walking'. Fascinated by her voice, Aloys discovers an imaginary universe that allows him to break out of his isolation. Includes forced English subtitles.

The Captain
Aruvitamil, 2016, not rated

A gentle girl born and brought up amidst the ever growing eco-social-consumeristic environment finds it difficult to fit in the society. She decides to take it hard on the people. What she does is the rest of the story.

Claire's Camera
Bag of Marblesfrench, 2017, not rated

The true story of two young Jewish brothers in German-occupied France who, with a mind-boggling mix of mischievousness, courage, and ingenuity, will be forced to fend for themselves in order to survive the enemy invasion and try to bring their family back together. The heartwarming adaptation of Joseph Joffo's enduring memoir tells the story of the Nazi occupation through the eyes of the two young Jewish boys. 

Blackmailhindi, 2018, not rated

When Dev finds out his wife is cheating on him, he secretly blackmails his wife and her lover as a form of revenge.

Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti
Easy Money: Hard to KillSwedish, 2012, not rated

JW, the promising business student who became an organized coke smuggler, is serving hard time in prison and is struggling to get back to an honest life. When the former hit man Mrado Slovovic shows up, his presence changes everything. Jorge returns to Sweden to pull off a giant coke deal. Nevertheless, the deal fails terribly and now he has to flee the country with both the police and the Serbian mafia on his tail.

Good Manners
Forest of the Lost Soulsportuguese, 2017, not rated

Two strangers meet in a forest notorious for suicides and decide to learn more about each other. Soon it becomes clear that one of them is there for a much more disturbing reason, and is actually a psychotic killer there to prey upon others and end their sorrow for them.

Four HandsGerman, 2017, not rated

Jessica and Sophie have remained in their family home even after they witnessed their parents' murder there as children. Twenty years later, learning that the killers will be paroled, Sophie begins to suffer blackouts during which she commits unspeakable acts. For his outstanding and unnerving second feature, director Oliver Kienle gleefully ratchets up the tension to a knockout climax.

Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts
Hobbyhorse RevolutionFinnish, 2017, not rated

A funny and moving film about teenagers with growing pains, who discover their own voice and talent through riding and grooming toy horses. Includes forced English subtitles.

My Best Friend
Octoberhindi, 2018, not rated

Dan is a carefree 21 year old around a bunch of friends and fellow hotel interns who feed off each other's everyday moments. Shiul is one such intern at the same hotel, who at times is at a receiving end of Dan's audaciousness. A sudden turn of events smashes Dan and Shiuli's lives together, into a bond that's unlike any others. The emotional connection between them goes through a metamorphoses that brings out a form of love that eventually leads to an internal awakening. 

Outrage Coda
Snowflakegerman, 2017, not rated

Hunting down the murderer of their families in a near-future Berlin, a gang of lowlife characters all want revenge on each other, but along the way they must contend with a myriad of wicked fairytale types: assassins, madmen, a blood-covered angel, and an electric-powered superhero, all apparently come to life through a screenplay written by a demented but clueless dentist.

Toilet Ek Prem Katha
Soormahindi, 2018, not rated

As a young child, Sandeep Singh decided he didn't have any talent when it came to field hockey. Years later, when he meets a talented female player named Preet, Sandeep gives it his all, working day and night to get to his goal of becoming a great player. His dreams come true when his team is headed to the World Cup on August 22, 2006, that changes when an accidental gunshot paralyzes Sandeep from the waist down. India, which lauded him as a champion, forgets about him.

What Will People Say
Time RegainedFrench, 1999, not rated

Raul Ruiz's most ambitious literary adaptation and considered his greatest cinematic achievement. The movie distills all of Marcel Proust's iconic In Search of Lost Time into a single epic feature.