"The movie business is macabre. Grotesque.
It is a combination of a football game
and a brothel."
-- Federico Fellini
Nov 292017
“Since 2002, Film Movement has helped bring to light some of the
truly great gems of  world, genre and arthouse cinema from across the globe.”
— CriterionCast
Going Far Beyond the Multiplex, Monthly Subscriptions to the
Acclaimed Service Start at $99.95 – Plus an Additional 30% Discount!
Recent Film Club Titles Include Koji Fukada’s Cannes Award-Winner HARMONIUM, the Acclaimed French Thriller MOKA and GLORY,
Bulgaria’s Official Entry for Best Foreign Film
Film Movement’s FILM CLUB, curated for movie lovers by movie lovers, has been delivering some of the world’s best indie and foreign films to its subscribers for 15 years.  Each month, cinema aficionados can receive a DVD featuring an acclaimed festival feature (along with a specially selected short film) before it’s available to the general public, while also perusing Film Movement’s vast catalog of releases through their exclusive streaming platform. Recent Film Club titles include Koji Fukada’s HARMONIUM, the Un Certain Regard Grand Jury Prize winner at the 69th Cannes Film Festival; French thriller, MOKA, starring two of France’s most acclaimed actresses, Emmanuelle Devos and Nathalie Baye; and GLORY, a stirring Capra-esque drama and Bulgaria’s Official Entry for Best Foreign Language Film.  And, this holiday season, what could possibly be a better gift for the inveterate movie watcher than Film Movement’s FILM CLUB – now with a special 30% holiday discount?

Whether subscribing yourself, or giving a gift subscription, annual Film Club plans start at $99.95 for “Streaming Only” and $174.95 for “DVD + Streaming.”  Subscribers also receive members-only discounts on most of the catalog.  Those signing up for any DVD subscription this month (using promo code NOV30) will receive the November title, Samir Oliveros’ acclaimed comedy BAD LUCKY GOAT, called “one of the best debuts of the year [1]” as well as a bonus DVD of Fernando Eimbcke’s Cannes Award-winning drama, LAKE TAHOE, which captured Best Film at the 2009
Ariel Awards (the Mexican Oscars).

Upcoming Film Club titles include Jan Hrebejk’s acclaimed black comedy THE TEACHER, called a “universally resonant crowd -pleaser[2]” (December), Andrei Konchalovsky’s powerful Holocaust drama PARADISE (January) and Jean-Stephane Bron’s behind-the-scenes documentary THE PARIS OPERA (February), currently enjoying a 20+ market theatrical run.
Why fret about holiday gifts when you can thrill your favorite film lover with Film Club, which Playboy says delivers “all the sex, murder and romance of Hollywood – minus the Hollywood”!

About Film Movement
Celebrating its 15th year, Film Movement is a North American distributor of award-winning independent and foreign films based in New York City.  Film Movement has released more than 250 feature films and shorts culled from prestigious film festivals worldwide, and last year it had its first Academy Award-nominated film, Naji Abu Nowar’s THEEB. Film Movement’s theatrical distribution strategy has evolved to include promising American independent films, documentaries, and an even stronger slate of foreign art house titles.  Its catalog includes titles by directors such as Hirokazu Kore-eda, Maren Ade, Jessica Hausner, Andrei Konchalovsky, Andrzej Wajda, Diane Kurys, Ciro Guerra and Melanie Laurent. In 2015, Film Movement launched its reissue label Film Movement Classics, featuring new restorations released theatrically as well as on Blu-ray and DVD, including films by such noted directors as Eric Rohmer, Peter Greenaway, Bille August, Marleen Gorris, Takeshi Kitano, Arturo Ripstein, and Ettore Scola. For more information, please visit www.filmmovement.com.

[1] Indiewire
[2] Variety


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