Sex and Lucia July 12, Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life. Shortbus October 4, A group of New Yorkers caught up in their milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality.
Baise-moi June 1, Manu has lived a difficult life. Abused and violently raped, she sets off to find herself only to meet Nadine, a prostitute who has encountered one too many injustices in the world. Angry at the world, they embark on a twisted, rage-filled road trip. They choose to have sex when they please and kill when they need. Leaving a trail of mischief and dead bodies in their wake.
Generating a media blitz and manhunt, soon everyone is out to capture the young fugitives. Enter the Void September 24, This psychedelic tour of life after death is seen entirely from the point of view of Oscar Nathaniel Brown , a young American drug dealer and addict living in Tokyo with his prostitute sister, Linda Paz de la Huerta. When Oscar is killed by police during a bust gone bad, his spirit journeys from the past -- where he sees his parents before their deaths -- to the present -- where he witnesses his own autopsy -- and then to the future, where he looks out for his sister from beyond the grave.
The Idiots April 28, With his first Dogma film director Lars von Trier opens up a completely new film platform. When not lusting after him, Alice fills the hours with such pursuits as writing her name on a mirror with vaginal secretions and wandering the fields with her underwear around her ankles. And, in true teenaged tradition, she spends a lot of time writing in her diary.
All the details of his cruel, bizarre reign are revealed right here: His unholy sexual passion for his sister, his marriage to Rome's most infamous prostitute, his fiendishly inventive means of disposing those who would oppose him, and more. I Stand Alone March 17, The Butcher has done some time in jail after beating up the guy who tried to seduce his teenage mentally-handicapped daughter.
Now he wants to start a new life. He leaves his daughter in an institution and moves to Lille suburbs with his mistress. She promised him a new butcher shop. The butcher decides to go back to Paris and find his daughter. After a race in New Hampshire, he has five days to get to his next race in California. During his road trip, he is haunted by memories of the last time he saw Daisy, his true love. Together, they discover that sex can be used to their advantage, and pleasure. The young police officer Steve Burns is sent undercover onto the streets as decoy for the murderer.
Working almost completely isolated from his department, he has to learn and practice the complex rules and signals of this little society. Ex Drummer January 31, Three handicapped losers who form a band ask famous writer Dries to be their drummer. He joins the band and starts manipulating them.
Scarlet Diva August 9, A young Italian actress embarks on a self-destructive spree of sex, drugs and other excess while doing some soul searching to find the path for redemption. Intimacy January 20, Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex.
One day Jay follows her and finds out about the rest of her life and that her name is Claire. This eventually disrupts their relationship. Bedways October 7, A huge, run-down apartment in Berlin Mitte.
Two women and a man, rehearsals for a movie about love and sex, that will never be shot. Acting and reality mingle into a dangerous melange. Berlin is the shelter, love is impossible, flesh is the law. Georges Bataille's Story of the Eye September 22, Based on the novella written by Georges Bataille, the film takes place in a seemingly abandoned house where a group of people engage in bizarre wordless acts.
Just as the book does, the film spans several vignettes. Mostly set during his last year of his reign, as Caligula loses support due to his brutal and crazed excess, a young Moor woman, named Miriam, becomes his lover while ploting to kill him to avenge the murder of a friend which Caligula was responsible for. But Miriam is torn between her personal vandeda against Caligula and her own personal feelings towards him despite his madness and debauched lifestyle of orgies and bloody torture murders.
The Life of Jesus October 8, Twenty-something Freddy is becalmed in a podunk French village where the only sign of life is the local amateur brass band and youth aimlessly roaming around the countryside on scooters.
He has an intense sexual connection with his girlfriend but has no joy or passion to give her. When she falls for a handsome Arab youth a tragedy unfolds.