Underground Film Journal

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Want to find something awesome to watch on Amazon? These films will thrill, chill and delight you.

Signature Move

A Pakistani-American lawyer who lives with her housebound, conservative mother gets involved in the underground scene of masked female wrestling and begins a deep lesbian romance with a Mexican-American woman whose own mother is a retired Luchadora.

Director: Jennifer Reeder

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See You Next Tuesday

A pregnant, un-married supermarket cashier alienates her mother, loses her job and becomes dependent on her sister and her sister’s lesbian lover as her due date is fast approaching.

Director: Drew Tobia

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Dark Souls

A young woman is brutally murdered, only to come back to life. Investigating these strange circumstances, the woman’s father stumbles into a disturbing conspiracy surrounding a malevolent substance infecting the living.

Director: César Ducasse, Mathieu Peteul

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Buzz One Four

Filmmaker Matt McCormick recounts the story of how his grandfather — a B-52 bomber pilot — almost accidentally blew up the entire U.S. Eastern seaboard in a nuclear holocaust. Features an amazing amount of military archival footage and personal home movies of the McCormick family.

Director: Matt McCormick

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Blur Circle

A single mother who continues to obsess over her son who vanished several years ago meets a man dealing with his own tragedy that gives her a new outlook on life.

Director: Chris Hansen

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A Spell To Ward Off The Darkness

A man goes on a singular journey through three distinct landscapes: In a commune on an Estonian island, across the forests of Northern Finland, and as a member of a black metal band in Norway.

Director: Ben Rivers, Ben Russell

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Born In Flames

In the not too distant future, after a female activist dies in police custody, two rival women radio show hosts battle it out over the airwaves to make sure justice is served.

Director: Lizzie Borden

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Reflections Of Evil

An obese watch salesman wanders the ugly streets of Los Angeles and is haunted by the ghost of his older sister who died of a PCP overdose.

Director: Damon Packard

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The Connection

Two documentary filmmakers attempt to make a movie about heroin addicts waiting for their dealer to show up. Based on the play by Jack Gelber.

Director: Shirley Clarke

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The Brig

The prisoners locked in a Marine Corps jail in 1957 Japan are subjected to intense abuse and punishment from the guards.

Director: Jonas Mekas

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