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Starring Dylan O’Brien and Will Poulter. Rated PG. Now playing Remarkably, The Maze Runner feels fresh and intense despite all the things it reminds you of—sources as far-flung as...
Yakona (USA) This lyrical take on Texas’s San Marcos River is notable mostly for how it puts you under the water, eye to eye with turtles, beneath swaying fronds looking up to the...
Waiting For August (Belgium/Romania)   Documentary filmmaker Teodora Ana Mihai moves into a crammed Romanian social-housing unit, where 15-year-old Georgina has to care for her...
My Name is Salt (Switzerland)   A tractor pulls a trailer loaded with a family and all its belongings, chugging across a desert of cracked earth. Suddenly, it stops, and they...
Before the Last Curtain Falls (Belgium/Germany/Canada)   In these days of progress for transgender people, documentary filmmaker Thomas Wallner takes a timely, and artfully...
New Boobs (Netherlands) Everyone’s talking about breast removal and reconstruction after Angelina Jolie’s announcement, but fearless Dutch director Sacha Polak (whose Hemel...
The Owners (Kazakhstan) For the second year in a row, one of the standout movies at the fest is from Kazakhstan, of all places! And it’s just as much of a slice of Kafkaesque...
Walking Under Water (Poland/Germany/U.K.) Eliza Kubarska’s dazzling look at a dying civilization thrusts us out to sea and under the Southeast Asian waters with an uncle teaching...
52 Tuesdays (Australia) Charmingly offbeat 52 Tuesdays plays a girl’s own sexual coming-of-age off her mother’s gender transition. In anyone else’s hands, it could become a story...
Field of Dogs (Poland/Switzerland/Italy) It’s supposed to be Polish director Lech Majewski’s answer to the work of Dante Alighieri, but Field of Dogs is best consumed as the...

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