Niki Caro

The New Zealand film "Whale Rider" tells the story of a old Maori girl whose ancestor Paikea was the whale rider. Excellent foreign film for kids!

Maren Ade

Toni Erdmann - A reluctant woman (Sandra Hüller) must spend time with her estranged father (Peter Simonischek) when he comes for a surprise visit.

Nicole Holofcener

Lovely and Amazing watched recently, great performances, sweet, strange.

Melanie Laurent

Respire - Charlie, a young lady tormented by uncertainty, is excited when she gets to be companions with Sarah, yet when Sarah feels sick of Charlie and searches for another companion, their relationship takes an unfavorable turn.

Agnes Varda

Les Plages d'Agnès (The Beaches of Agnes)

Ava DuVernay

Feature film: Selma A chronicle of Martin Luther King's campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in Winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Motion Picture,