Iraqi-American filmmaker Usama Alshaibi explores the nature of his own family’s dual sense of identity, the experiences of other Arab Americans and the depictions of Arabs in mainstream media.
Plagues & Pleasures On The Salton Sea
After her husband is murdered just before Christmas, a suburban woman begins a downward spiral into a world of decadence and debauchery, especially when she learns that her dead spouse had been having an affair with an exotic dancer.
This documentary reveals the troubled history of Salton Sea, which was once the site of a wonderful resort in the California desert, but soon turned into a fetid, largely abandoned area. Narrated by John Waters.
After killing her husband, a harried housewife goes on the lam and ends up in a village that is is ruled over by an evil queen and is populated solely by degenerates and criminals.
An immoral filmmaker taunts his friends at a New Years Eve party in order to get them to confess their deepest, darkest secrets on camera and to get down and dirty with a faded pop star.
Four amnesiac women wake up in an underground scientific facility where they are stalked by a psychotic killer who carves the time he will kill them into their flesh.
The Richard Nixon presidency is seen through home movies taken at the time by three top members of his staff: H.R. Haldeman, John Ehrlichman and Dwight Chapin.
Who Is KK Downey?
An unassuming actor struggles with his career as he trudges from one demoralizing TV commercial audition to the next all the while letting his inner rage silently build up in himself.
Pictures Of Superheroes
Two unsuccessful hipster artists invent a fictitious author in a desperate attempt to become rich and famous, only their plan works a little too well.
A professional cleaning woman gets dumped by her boyfriend, gets hired by a neurotic businessman and befriends a childlike aspiring comic book creator in this absurdist comedy.