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Official Trailer for 'Tazmanian Devil' Film About a Nigerian Immigrant

"Be very careful of what you allow in your spirit, Dayo, especially in America…" 1091 Pictures has released an official trailer for Tazmanian Devil, marking the feature directorial debut of filmmaker Solomon Onita Jr. This originally premiered at the American Black Film Festival last year, and arrives on VOD early next month for anyone interested. After moving to the United States, Nigerian immigrant Dayo struggles to find a balance between his desire to join a college fraternity and bonding...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, America, United States, Indies, Abraham Attah, To Watch, DAYO, American Black Film Festival, Solomon Onita Jr, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine Adepero Oduye, Kwesi Boakye


A Romantic Ghost Story - First Trailer for 'A Ghost Waits' Indie Film

"This one… is not afraid…" Arrow Video has released an official trailer for an indie horror sensation called A Ghost Waits, a big breakout hit from the genre film festival circuit last year. This super low budget indie flick is a cute horror romantic comedy of sorts. An ingeniously unique and unpredictable combo of horror, humor and heart, A Ghost Waits is a DIY labor of love years in the making from first-time writer/director Adam Stovall and producer/star MacLeod Andrews. A man's job requi...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Horror, Indies, Amanda Miller, To Watch, Macleod Andrews, Adam Stovall, MacLeod Andrews Natalie Walker Sydney Vollmer


Official US Trailer for French Theme Park Ride Romance Film 'Jumbo'

"Have you ever felt something for an object?" Dark Star Pictures has released an official US trailer for the French indie Jumbo, which originally premiered at last year's Sundance & Berlin Film Festivals. Finally! I've been waiting for this to get released, because it's an underrated, kinky, quirky gem that deserves to be seen. Jeanne, a shy young woman, works in an amusement park. Fascinated with carousels, she still lives at home with her mother. That's when Jeanne meets Jumbo, the park's ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Indies, Jeanne, Berlinale, To Watch, Emmanuelle Bercot Bastien Bouillon Sam Louwyck, Tracy Dossou


Official Trailer for Indie Film 'Test Pattern' Starring Brittany S. Hall

"Everything in the world is about sex. Except sex." Kino Lorber has revealed an official trailer for an indie psychological thriller / realist drama titled Test Pattern, a film marking the feature directorial debut of filmmaker Shatara Michelle Ford. This originally premiered at the Blackstar Film Festival back in 2019, and it played at numerous other festivals the last few years. Test Pattern follows an interracial couple whose relationship is put to the test after a Black woman is sexually...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Blackstar, Indies, Kino Lorber, To Watch, Brittany S Hall, Blackstar Film Festival, New Orleans Film Festivals, Shatara Michelle Ford, Brittany S Hall Will Brill Gail Bean


Re-Release Trailer for 1976 Country Music Film 'Heartworn Highways'

"The best music and the best whiskey come from the same part of the country." Gather ’round and revisit this classic country music documentary film Heartworn Highways. Rarely screened, the beloved 1976 documentary portrait of the outlaw country movement will be re-released nationwide in virtual cinemas on February 5th this winter. In the mid-'70s, filmmaker James Szalapski documented the then-nascent country music movement that would soon become known as "outlaw country." Inspired, in part, ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Willie Nelson, Indies, To Watch, Guy Clark, James Szalapski, Townes Van Zandt David Alan Coe Steve Earle


First Trailer for Teen Love 'Young Hearts' Produced by Duplass Bros

"Dude - what gives!?" Blue Fox Entertainment has released an official trailer for Young Hearts, an indie romance film that originally premiered at last year's Slamdance Film Festival. This one is worth a watch. Produced by Jay and Mark Duplass, this charming coming-of-age story is about two high schoolers who fall into first love, only to discover life is a lot more complicated than they could ever imagine. Yeah surprise, surprise. Anjini Taneja Azhar & Quinn Liebling star as the lovers, wit...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Jay, Indies, Mark Duplass, To Watch, Duplass, Blue Fox Entertainment, Anjini Taneja Azhar Quinn Liebling, Tanner Orcutt


US Trailer for Award-Winning Georgian Religious Drama 'Beginning'

"This is not the first incident." Mubi has unveiled an official US trailer for an indie film titled Beginning, an award-winning debut feature from Georgian filmmaker Dea Kulumbegashvili. It premiered at the Toronto, New York, & San Sebastian Film Festivals last fall, and won tons of awards including Best Film in San Sebastian and the FIPRESCI Prize at TIFF. In a sleepy provincial town, a Jehovah Witness community is attacked by an extremist group. In the midst of this conflict, the familiar ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, San Sebastian, Mubi, Indies, To Watch, Foreign Film, Yana, Dea Kulumbegashvili, Toronto New York San Sebastian Film Festivals, Ia Sukhitashvili Kakha Kintsurashvili


John Rhys-Davies in Trailer for Kooky Romantic Comedy 'Bad Cupid'

"It is…a little…romantic." Freestyle Digital Media has debuted a trailer for Bad Cupid, a romantic comedy (dark comedy) from filmmakers Diane Cossa & Neal Howard that's arriving on VOD this February. John Rhys-Davies (aka Gimli / aka Sallah) stars as Archie, aka Cupid, a "God on a mission to ensure that true love always wins." Or, short of that, that someone is going to die trying. Not that he particularly cares which outcome it is. That's Archie's "Bad Cupid" approach to romance and beware ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Valentine, Indies, Archie, John Rhys Davies, Gimli, To Watch, Sallah, Diane Cossa Neal Howard, Shane Nepveu Briana Marin Claybourne, Christine Turturro, Amelia Sorenson


Grace Van Patten & Jovan Adepo in 'The Violent Heart' Film Trailer

"The problem is that boy you were with…" Gravitas has debuted the official trailer for an indie romantic drama titled The Violent Heart, a tale of two star-crossed lovers. This initially premiered at the Deauville Film Festival last year, and is slated for a VOD release in February. Fifteen years after the murder of his older sister, Daniel finds himself falling for Cassie, a vivacious high school senior. The film is described as a "southern gothic-inspired Romeo & Juliet story set in the Am...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Daniel, Kerem Sanga, Indies, Cassie, Romeo Juliet, To Watch, Kieslowski, Lukas Haas, Jovan Adepo, Grace Van Patten, Deauville Film Festival, Mary J Blige Kimberly Williams Paisley, Shawn Levy Tobey Maguire, Grace Van Patten Jovan Adepo


Official US Trailer for Queer Drama 'Twilight's Kiss' from Hong Kong

"If we don't speak for ourselves, then who will?" Strand Releasing has unveiled an official US trailer for an indie queer drama from Hong Kong titled Twilight's Kiss, originally known as Suk Suk, both written & directed by filmmaker Ray Yeung. This originally premiered at the Busan Film Festival in 2019, and played at numerous other fests including the New Zealand & Prague Film Festivals last year. The film is a quiet portrayal of a gay relationship between two men in their twilight years. P...
Tags: Hong Kong, Movies, Trailer, US, Pak, Indies, To Watch, HOI, Suk Suk, Ray Yeung This, New Zealand Prague Film Festivals, Tai Bo, Pak Ben Yuen, Au Ga Man Patra Lo Chun Yip Kong To Lam Yiu


Taylor Takahashi & Taylour Paige in Trailer for Eddie Huang's 'Boogie'

"You don't wanna know what's going on in my house." Focus Features has unveiled an official trailer for an indie film titled Boogie, marking the feature directorial debut of famous restaurateur / chef / writer Eddie Huang. Focus is releasing this in theaters at the start of March, despite not hitting any film festivals first. Set in contemporary New York City, the film follows a Chinese-American basketball phenom who struggles to balance the expectations of his immigrant family with his own ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, New York City, America, Indies, Focus Features, Eddie Huang, To Watch, Taylour Paige, Taylor Takahashi, Alfred Boogie Chin, Eddie Huang Focus, NBA Taylor Takahashi, Takahashi Taylour Paige


Official US Trailer for Serbian WWII-Set Drama 'Dara in Jasenovac'

"You can endure it all, my dear Dara." 101 Studios has debuted an official US trailer for the Serbian WWII drama Dara in Jasenovac, made by acclaimed Yugoslavian filmmaker Predrag Peter Antonijevic. This is Serbia's official Academy Awards selection for Best International Feature this year. In the summer of 1942, the family of twelve-year-old girl Dara was taken away and separated into two concentration camps. She is witnessing all the horrors of the Ustashe regime. After her brother and mot...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Serbia, Yugoslavia, Indies, Dara, To Watch, Jasenovac, NDH, Predrag Peter Antonijevic, Biljana Cekic, Rajko Lukac


Full Trailer for Schizophrenia Film 'Fear of Rain' with Madison Iseman

"There's no one up there… Your mind is just playing tricks on you." Lionsgate has revealed a second trailer for the indie psychological thriller Fear of Rain by filmmaker Castille Landon. A girl with schizophrenia struggles with the terrifying hallucinations as she begins to suspect her neighbor has kidnapped a child. The only person who believes her is Caleb – a boy she isn't even sure exists. The film stars Madison Iseman as Rain Burroughs, hence the title being a play on her name. Also st...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Trailer, Indies, Caleb, To Watch, Castille Landon, Madison Iseman, Eugenie Bondurant Fear of Rain


Katherine Waterston & Vanessa Kirby in 'The World To Come' Trailer

"Meeting you has made my day." Bleecker Street has debuted the official US trailer for the indie western lesbian romance The World To Come, the second feature made by Norwegian filmmaker Mona Fastvold. This originally premiered at the Venice Film Festival last year, and will next stop by the 2021 Sundance Film Festival later this month in the Spotlight category. Somewhere along the mid-19th century American East Coast frontier, two neighboring couples battle hardship and isolation, witnessed...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Venice, East Coast, Venice Film Festival, Indies, Katherine Waterston, To Watch, Vanessa Kirby, Mona Fastvold, Christopher Abbott Casey Affleck, Karina Ziana Gherasim, Katherine Waterston Vanessa Kirby


Final US Trailer for Viggo Mortensen's 'Falling' with Lance Henriksen

"Heaven doesn't want him, and hell keeps sending him back." Quiver Distribution has debuted one final US trailer for Falling, the directorial debut of Viggo Mortensen. This premiered at last year's Sundance Film Festival, and the first US teaser arrived just last month. The US release is now set for February on VOD for anyone still curious. In addition to writing and directing the film, Mortensen also stars as John, who lives with his husband. When his raging homophobic father begins to spir...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, David Cronenberg, John, Viggo Mortensen, Willis, Indies, Mortensen, To Watch, Lance Henriksen, Terry Chen, Sverrir Gudnason Laura Linney Hannah Gross


Official Trailer for 1960s Drama 'Son of the South' Starring Lucas Till

"You're gonna have to decide which side you're on." Vertical Entertainment has unveiled an official trailer for Son of the South, a coming-of-age drama set in the turbulent times of the 1960s. This premiered at the American Black Film Festival last year, and it arrives on VOD next month. Lucas Till stars as a grandson of a Klansman who comes of age during the early 60's in the deep south and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement. Based on Bob Zellner's autobiography "The Wrong Side of M...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Lucas, Indies, Cedric, To Watch, Vertical Entertainment, American Black Film Festival, Bob Zellner


Official US Trailer for Rebellious B&W Russian Film 'Dear Comrades!'

"Soviet soldiers would never shoot at the people! How am I supposed to forget this?" Neon has released an official US trailer for the acclaimed Russian film titled Dear Comrades!, which originally premiered at the Venice Film Festival last year where it won a Special Jury Prize. The film is the latest work from popular Russian filmmaker Andrei Konchalovsky (Uncle Vanya), telling the story of a communist woman in a small town in 1962 whose life is changed when the Soviet army attacks and kill...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Venice Film Festival, Indies, To Watch, Foreign Film, Andrei Konchalovsky, Novocherkassk, Sergei Erlish


Trailer for Italian Drama 'The Last Paradiso' with Riccardo Scamarcio

"I've never yielded to anyone." Netflix has unveiled the official trailer for an indie Italian drama titled The Last Paradiso, also known as L'ultimo Paradiso originally in Italian. This film tells the true story of an impossible love, a dream of an indomitable man who has a sense of rebellion and justice coursing through his veins. The story follows a man who falls in love with the local mayor's daughter, encountering all kinds of trouble when he refuses to let her go. Italian actor Riccard...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Netflix, Indies, Bianca, John Wick, To Watch, Riccardo Scamarcio, Ciccio Paradiso, Gaia Bermani Amaral, Valentina Cervi, Antonio Gerardi


First Trailer for 'Hurt by Paradise' Film - Known as British 'Francis Ha'

"I need you to focus on your life… Think about the things that you want to know…" Trinity Creative has just revealed an official trailer for an acclaimed British indie film titled Hurt by Paradise, which premiered at the Edinburgh Film Festival in 2019, also stopping by the Raindance Film Festival. Hurt by Paradise is a film about a poet and a girl with big hair. Together they find friendship as the possibility of their dreams dwindles. It's described as "the British Francis Ha… a heartfelt ...
Tags: London, Movies, Trailer, Indies, Tanya Burr, To Watch, Edinburgh Film Festival, Greta Bellamacina, Francis Ha, Trinity Creative, Celeste Blackwood


US Trailer for Prison Transport Action Thriller 'Below Zero' from Spain

"You did something, and we're not going to pay for it." Netflix has revealed an official US trailer for Below Zero, an action thriller from Catalonian filmmaker Lluís Quílez (Out of the Dark). In the middle of a foggy, cold night, a prison van carrying convicts is assaulted. The driver, Martin, will need to defend himself from those inside and those outside if he wants to make it out alive. This reminded me of Con Air at first glance, but with a big prison bus driving through winter in Spain...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Spain, Netflix, Martin, Indies, To Watch, Con Air, Isak Férriz


Steve Zahn in Trailer for 'Cowboys' About a Father & Son on the Run

"You understood what we were doing!" Samuel Goldwyn Films has unveiled an official trailer for an indie drama titled Cowboys, from filmmaker Anna Kerrigan who both writes and directs. The originally premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival last year, and it also played at a number of other virtual festivals throughout 2020. Cowboys, a modern day Western from director Anna Kerrigan, is a tale of rescue, family betrayal and a father and son on the run. A troubled but well-intentioned father who ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Montana, Cowboys, Samuel Goldwyn, Indies, Tribeca Film Festival, Steve Zahn, To Watch, Anna Kerrigan, Sasha Knight, Joe Dang


'Preparations to be Together for an Unknown Period of Time' Trailer

"You're a doctor. You know exactly where feelings get you." Greenwich has released an official US trailer for a Hungarian romantic drama called Preparations to be Together for an Unknown Period of Time (originally Felkészülés meghatározatlan ideig tartó együttlétre in Hungarian). This premiered at the Venice Film Festival in the Venice Days sidebar last year. The film stars Natasa Stork as Márta, a 40-year-old neurosurgeon, who has fallen in love. She leaves her shining American career behin...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Time, US, Budapest, Venice, Greenwich, Venice Film Festival, Indies, MartA, To Watch, Natasa Stork, Attila Mokos


Alice Isaaz & Kevin Janssens in Civil War Drama 'Savage State' Trailer

"He's coming with me, Esther…" "He doesn't want you anymore." Samuel Goldwyn Films has released an official trailer for a French indie drama set in America's past titled Savage State, originally L'état Sauvage in French. When the American Civil War breaks out, a family of french settlers must abandon their Missouri home to flee and go back to Paris. They're escorted by a former mercenary whose troubled past soon catches up with him. Sounds like an interesting parable about how bad it is in A...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, America, Missouri, Paris, Samuel Goldwyn, Indies, To Watch, Kate Moran, Kevin Janssens, Savage State, Alice Isaaz, Esther He, Alice Isaaz Kevin Janssens


Trailer for 'Malcolm & Marie' with Zendaya & John David Washington

"Well, what is it, Marie? What do you want?!" Wow. Netflix has unveiled the first official trailer for an indie B&W intimate drama titled Malcolm & Marie, which is debuting right away on the streaming service at the beginning of February. Strangely, this isn't debuting at any film festivals, despite the filmmaker (Sam Levinson) premiering his last film there – Assassination Nation – to quite a bit of acclaim a few years ago. Zendaya & John David Washington star as a director and his girlfrie...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Trailer, Netflix, Zendaya, Indies, Marie, Malcolm, Sam Levinson, To Watch, John David Washington, Zendaya John David Washington, Malcolm Marie, Marcell Rev Levinson


Rachel Alig & Ryan Caraway in Trailer for Polyamorous 'First Blush'

"If something were to happen, is it worth risking what we have?" Gravitas has released an official trailer for an indie romantic dramedy film called First Blush, marking the feature directorial debut of former TV associate producer Victor Neumark. The film hasn't hit any festivals or shown up anywhere else, and is just getting dumped on VOD next month for any that are curious. Nena and Drew are a young, happy-ish married couple whose relationship is thrown off its axis when they meet Olivia....
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Nena, Drew, Indies, To Watch, Rachel Alig, Ryan Caraway, Victor Neumark, Rachel Alig Ryan Caraway, Kate Beecroft


Parker Bates & Ivan Sergei in Full Trailer for Amusing 'Magic Max' Film

"I'm still trying to get the whole 'kid' thing down." Gravitas Ventures has released an official trailer for an indie comedy titled Magic Max, an awkard low-budget indie romantic comedy starring Parker Bates and Ivan Sergei. After he loses both of his parents, 11-year-old Tim Hart is forced to go live with his immensely immature Uncle Max, a second rate magician. As the two learn to cope and start a new family together, they both figure out how they can help each other grow up. This looks li...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Gravitas Ventures, Indies, To Watch, Tim Hart, Ivan Sergei, Parker Bates, Barry Corbin, Ivan Sergei After, Uncle Max, Jud Tylor Lotuss Blossom, Parker Bates Ivan Sergei


Parker Bates & Ivan Sergei in Fun Trailer for Amusing 'Magic Max' Film

"I'm still trying to get the whole 'kid' thing down." Gravitas Ventures has released an official trailer for an indie comedy titled Magic Max, an awkard low-budget indie romantic comedy starring Parker Bates and Ivan Sergei. After he loses both of his parents, 11-year-old Tim Hart is forced to go live with his immensely immature Uncle Max, a second rate magician. As the two learn to cope and start a new family together, they both figure out how they can help each other grow up. This looks li...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Gravitas Ventures, Indies, To Watch, Tim Hart, Ivan Sergei, Parker Bates, Barry Corbin, Ivan Sergei After, Uncle Max, Jud Tylor Lotuss Blossom, Parker Bates Ivan Sergei


Epic Otherworldly Fantasy Indie Film 'The Wanting Mare' Full Trailer

"Do you wonder what was before? Before here…" Anmaere Pictures has released an official trailer for The Wanting Mare, which is launching in theaters + on VOD next month. The Wanting Mare is a "technical marvel of digital world-building on the level of Sky Captain and Sin City, having been almost entirely - and unbelievably - shot inside a storage unit in New Jersey. Five years in the making, its hundreds of visual effects seamlessly blend digital landscapes and physical reality, bringing Whi...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Sin City, New Jersey Five, Indies, To Watch, Whithren


Full Trailer for Iranian Trapped-in-a-Hotel Horror Thriller 'The Night'

"Where were you, just now?" IFC Films has debuted a new official US trailer for an indie film titled The Night, made by Iranian filmmaker Kourosh Ahari. This originally premiered at the Santa Barbara Film Festival last year, and it later screened at the Fajr, Sitges, Cinequest, and Nightstream Film Festivals as well. This unsettling horror is about an Iranian couple living in the US that becomes trapped inside a hotel when insidious events force them to face the secrets that have come betwee...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Ifc, Santa Barbara Film Festival, Indies, To Watch, Kourosh Ahari, Gia Mora, Nightstream Film Festivals


Three People Struggle with Mental Health in 'Beware of Dog' Trailer

Freestyle DM has released an official trailer for an indie film titled Beware of Dog, a Russian drama that premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival last year. The film tells the story of three different young adults struggling with their mental health problems in their cities - Moscow, Berlin, NYC. Alienated in politically-ambiguous Moscow, a young woman deals with OCD, while her cousin in Berlin tries to build a romantic relationship ignoring her own condition. In New York City, a heartbrok...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Berlin, New York City, Mental Health, Moscow, Indies, To Watch, Foreign Film, Three People Struggle with Mental Health, Moscow Berlin, Marina Vasileva Paula Knüpling, Bedzhanova