Independent Dramas

  • An Algerian immigrant seeking asylum in Montreal replaces an elementary school teacher who committed suicide and helps the kids deal with their loss.

    Monsieur Lazhar

      Drama
      Movies
    7.5
    97%
    82
    0 Mn
  • A devoted teacher takes interest in a young student's creative potential after hearing his poetry. But she soon crosses the line into obsession.

    The Kindergarten Teacher

      Drama
      Movies
    6.8
    89%
    78
    0 Mn
  • A new prison guard escorts an unruly inmate on a trip to see her dying mother, but the journey is plagued with delays and personal drama.

    Furlough

      Comedy, Crime
      Movies
    5.1
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Struggling to conceive, a couple in their 40s are almost out of options until a sliver of hope arrives in the form of their visiting step-niece.

    Private Life

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    6.3
    93%
    83
    0 Mn
  • Upon returning to his industrial hometown, a young man must decide whether to follow his own dreams or acquiesce to his father's plans for his future.

    Udaan

      Drama
      Movies
    8.2
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Complications around the cremation of their deceased friend inspire three septuagenarian friends to build their own mortuary.

    Peace Haven

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    7.2
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • A cop moonlights as the bodyguard for a young drag queen at a nightclub, and grows closer to the family of misfit singers that perform there.

    Paradise Lost

      Drama
      Movies
    0
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • In 1980s Hong Kong, a school principal forms a baseball team with an eclectic crew of local students who soon fight their way to the top of the lea...

    Weeds on Fire

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7
    0%
    0
    4 Mn
  • After leaving his wife and his job to find happiness, Anders begins a clumsy, heartbreaking quest to reassemble the pieces of his fractured life.

    The Land of Steady Habits

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    6.5
    80%
    70
    0 Mn
  • To get money for her son's schooling, Rose teams up with her unreliable sister to start a new company that specializes in biohazard removal.

    Sunshine Cleaning

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    6.9
    73%
    61
    0 Mn
  • After his mom falls ill, an artist on the brink of fatherhood returns to his hometown and through tears and laughter connects with his unique family.

    The Hollars

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    6.5
    44%
    53
    1 Mn
  • After a chance phone call leads to daily conversations, a widowed restaurant owner and a lonely film actor plan to finally meet in person.

    Once Again

      Drama, Romance
      Movies
    0
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • A sexually inexperienced rickshaw driver struggles to build intimacy with his shy new wife in their tiny, overcrowded quarters.

    Love and Shukla

      Drama
      Movies
    0
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • After accidentally connecting over the Internet, two strangers form a tight friendship not knowing they already share a bond.

    Kuch Bheege Alfaaz

      Drama, Romance
      Movies
    0
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • The lives of a fundamentalist online troll and a woman reeling from a sex tape gone viral become dangerously intertwined in this provocative thriller.

    Garbage

      Drama, Thriller
      Movies
    5.5
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Philandering his way across Europe to find the grandfather he's never met, William unexpectedly befriends a 14-year-old who changes how he sees women.

    Copenhagen

      Drama, Romance
      Movies
    7.2
    93%
    71
    0 Mn
  • A team of robotically-advanced astronauts travel through a new wormhole, but the mission returns early, sparking questions about what was discovered.

    The Beyond

      Drama, Sci-Fi
      Movies
    4.8
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • A software engineer must decide if he'd rather navigate America's frustrating visa renewal process or simply return to his home country of India.

    For Here or to Go?

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    7.9
    54%
    56
    0 Mn
  • A youthful drug dealer in Mumbai must change his ways when the sister who raised him is assaulted by her boss and imprisoned for defending herself.

    Beyond the Clouds

      Drama
      Movies
    6.8
    0%
    55
    0 Mn
  • A charming allegory based on a novella by Ruskin Bond, this visually stunning film from India explores themes of greed, loneliness, longing and loss.

    The Blue Umbrella

      Comedy, Drama, Family
      Movies
    7.7
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • A single man in his 30s overwhelmed by his domineering mother meets a lesbian couple willing to go to extreme lengths to have a child.

    Mater

      Crime, Drama
      Movies
    0
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • After learning she's pregnant, a teen grapples with the consequences while trying to go about her life as if nothing has changed.

    Invisible

      Drama
      Movies
    6.2
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • One night in 1959, four young musicians venture from Pasadena to South-Central Los Angeles in the hopes of hearing a living jazz legend play.

    Flock of Four

      Drama
      Movies
    0
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • A couple who have been together since high school and are on the verge of getting engaged decide to open up their relationship to new sexual partners.

    Permission

      Comedy, Romance
      Movies
    5.3
    71%
    62
    0 Mn
  • When Melvin and his friends gather for dinner, their casual conversation takes a sharp turn as they begin to disclose raw truths about themselves.

    Melvin Goes to Dinner

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    7.1
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • A drug dealer starts having doubts about his trade as his brother, his client, and two rappers from the slums each battle their own secret addictions.

    Zoo

      Drama
      Movies
    0
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • As the parents of three unmarried daughters, a humble cook and his wife contend with the challenges of matchmaking and social expectations.

    Pareeth Pandaari

      Drama
      Movies
    6.8
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Wary of dishonesty in relationships, two young women embark on a 24-hour experiment on intimacy, but their romance flounders as the clock winds down.

    Duck Butter

      Romance
      Movies
    5.3
    52%
    58
    0 Mn
  • Stricken with seizures, psychosis and memory loss, a young New York Post reporter visits doctor after doctor in search of an elusive diagnosis.

    Brain on Fire

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.6
    20%
    34
    0 Mn
  • When a move to an exclusive seaside community sends her mother and twin brother into a downward spiral, teenager Medina finds solace in surfing.

    The Tribes of Palos Verdes

      Drama, Sports
      Movies
    5.5
    67%
    49
    0 Mn
  • High school senior Alex Truelove's plan to lose his virginity to lovable girlfriend Claire goes awry when he meets the equally lovable Elliot.

    Alex Strangelove

      Comedy, Romance
      Movies
    5.4
    89%
    64
    0 Mn
  • Orphaned and at loose ends, young Mukesh falls into the seductive orbit of married Sarika, who leads him ever deeper into a world of sex and betrayal.

    B.A. Pass

      Drama
      Movies
    6.5
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • An intrepid high schooler in Sacramento undergoes the trials of love, family and self-discovery as she dreams of escaping to college in the East Co...

    Lady Bird

      Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    7.5
    99%
    94
    76 Mn
  • After serving time for a crime he didn�t commit, a 38-year-old man forms a complicated, life-altering bond with the woman who advocated for his ear...

    Outside In

      Drama, Romance
      Movies
    6.4
    95%
    76
    0 Mn
  • When her car breaks down at a rich client's home, holistic healer Beatriz stays for supper and clashes with a know-it-all billionaire guest.

    Beatriz at Dinner

      Drama
      Movies
    6.1
    74%
    68
    7 Mn
  • A hard-living rocker at the end of his career revisits his artistic roots after finding a 40-year-old letter from John Lennon.

    Danny Collins

      Biography, Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    7
    77%
    58
    10 Mn
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