Romantic Stories

Family Commitments

About the Film 

Ethnic identity, family dysfunction and a sudden pregnancy upset the planned nuptials of an Arab-Jewish gay couple in this romantic comedy.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
85 minutes

In Between

About the Film 

Despite being Arab-Israeli in a mostly Jewish society, and constrained by societal norms, three independent Palestinian gal pals choose to live on their own terms, in this taboo-breaking dramedy, a highly engaging story of friendship and female power.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
96 minutes

Moos

About the Film 

A socially awkward young woman takes tentative steps towards independence and fulfilling a lifelong dream to find her uniquely beautiful voice, in this Dutch romantic dramedy brimming with beguiling characters.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
91 minutes

The Second Time Around

About the Film 

Sharing a love of music, two senior citizens learn it’s never too late for love, in this unabashedly sentimental romance between a cranky, cynical Polish immigrant still raw from his wife’s death, and a lively opera-loving widow.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
107 minutes

Subte-Polska

About the Film 

Past and present collide in the jagged memories of a 90-year-old Polish-born chess player who longs for late-life romance in the dreamlike Argentine melodrama, a deeply felt and often gently humorous character study depicting a quixotic life that comes full circle in its final bittersweet chapter.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
99 minutes