Category Archives: Independent
Centers on the 1985 arrest and 2015 parole of former U.S. intelligence analyst Jonathan Pollard, who was sentenced to life in prison for passing top secret information to the Israeli government.
Kept under wraps, but described as a visceral adaptation of F.W. Murnau’s 1922 classic silent film Nosferatu.
Logline: A coming-of-age tale about a 13-year-old hip-hop-loving American boy who moves to Heidelberg with his father and is forced to navigate the trials and tribulations of adolescence in a foreign place.
Logline: When a young female undergraduate, driving home for the holidays, is kidnapped, she must escape from the trunk of a car after her wealthy family botches the ransom drop.
Logline: Centers on Moe ‘Pipeline Moe’ Norman, a Canadian professional golfer who set numerous course records and dazzled spectators with his unerring accuracy and penchant for holes-in-one. Yet his eccentric behavior kept him from earning fame or financial reward during his lifetime and he spent much of his career alone and in poverty.
Logline: Story follows a team sent to relaunch a research facility 6,000 meters below the ocean’s surface after it was destroyed following a mysterious discovery. As they begin to get the facility back online they quickly discover that whatever the previous team found does not want to be found.
Logline: A young-adult action-adventure set in New York City’s Lower East Side.
Logline: Deep in the woods, the lives of a runaway teen and a terminally ill writer collide, resulting in the indelible social transformation of both.
Logline: Follows Santa’s forgotten helper and giver of coal to naughty children who lost his job at the North Pole due to modern parents spoiling their children. To prove that he is still needed, he travels to NYC to replace Christmas with Krampus Day.
Logline: Story follows two stoners who smoke a particularly strong strain of weed and wake up 30 years later to find the world has changed.
A man in his late 60s wakes up in an empty, locked room, only to discover a hostage situation taking place just outside.
Tells the true story from the 1950s of when nine experienced hikers in the Russian Ural Mountains were found mysteriously dead, with unexplained violent injuries, signs that they cut open and fled their tent, elevated levels of radiation found on some of their clothes, and a haunting final photograph taken by one of the hikers.
Set in 2419, follows Buck Rogers as he attempts to fit into a war-torn world, having lost everyone he loved centuries prior.
Set in 2150, an intergalactic delivery man travels throughout the universe to deliver packages, encountering strange and bizarre planets, accidentally causing trouble wherever he goes.
Six neighbors are forced into an unlikely alliance without realizing that one of them is a killer who will do anything to protect their secret.
Centers on the true story of the final duel sanctioned by the French government, between knights Jean de Carrouges and Jacques Le Gris in 1386.
Set in a future where a victim is granted 24 hours to take revenge against someone who murders their loved one, follows a father who, after killing a criminal while protecting his son during a home invasion, must take up arms against a horde of the victim’s deadly cohorts after they declare war.
Centers on historical figure Ned Kelly, a notorious Australian bushranger who’s come to be regarded as a Robin Hood-like hero.
Follows an unlikely pair who find themselves swept up in a deadly race to find a sacred Dead Sea Scroll hidden in the ancient city of Petra.
A revenge thriller that follows a woman and her childhood friend who team up to exact payback from people who once victimized and abused them.
Kept under wraps, but centers on a teenage erotic fan fiction author.
After devout Scottish Christian Eric Liddell competed in the 1924 Olympics, he worked as a teacher and missionary in China and was interned in a prison camp by the Japanese in 1943.
In order to make ends meet after his mother’s death, a young street magician turns to drug dealing in the Los Angeles party scene. When he gets into trouble with his supplier, his sister is kidnapped and he is forced to rely on both his sleight of hand and brilliant mind to save her.
A fictional account of the true story of when two enemies in Northern Ireland — staunch evangelical Protestant Ian Paisley and former leader of the IRA Martin McGuinness — who are forced to take a short car ride together, eventually putting their differences aside and becoming legendary friends.
Tells intertwining stories about the lives of several mothers as the titular holiday approaches.
Tells the story of a young man who survived an unsteady upbringing, the deaths of his entire family, and yet, created a worthwhile life for himself and found success as a musician, founding the group the Eels.
An accomplished British architect finally achieves his dream of converting the long-abandoned Fairmont Meat Company slaughterhouse into ultramodern lofts, but he, his family, and his tenants become exposed to a decades-long mystery that cannot be hidden under the building’s high-tech makeover.
Thrown together in a post-apocalyptic world, the last two standing put aside their differences and challenge the rules of love.
Follows the true story of C P Ellis, a one-time KKK leader in Durham, North Carolina who becomes friends with Ann ‘Roughhouse Annie’ Atwater, a black domestic servant turned civil rights activist.