Matthew Cai

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Chinatown: A film inspired by the century-long California Water Wars, a conflict that centers around Los Angeles' water supply. The film highlights political corruption, the imbalance of urban versus rural water demands, and the effect these conflicts have on our overall environment.

Directed by Roman Polanski. With Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Perry Lopez. A private detective hired to expose an adulterer finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption and murder.

The Pianist 2002

The Pianist Directed by Roman Polanski. With Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Emilia Fox. A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. Won 3 Oscars

Belle de jour de Luis Bunuel

Belle de Jour (Luis Buñuel, a satirical drama about a happily married middle class wife who spends her afternoons as a prostitute. Buñuel's dreamlike film focuses heavily on the wife's dreams and sexual fantasies.

la pianiste • michael haneke 2001

The Piano Teacher (French: La Pianiste) is a 2001 film directed by Michael Haneke, starring Isabelle Huppert and Benoît Magimel. The film is based on the novel The Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in

Adaptation, 2002

"Adaptation" by Spike Jonze A lovelorn screenwriter turns to his less talented twin brother for help when his efforts to adapt a non-fiction book go nowhere.

"Shame" by Steve McQueen

Directed by Steve McQueen. With Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, James Badge Dale, Lucy Walters. A man's carefully cultivated private life is disrupted when his sister arrives for an indefinite stay.

The Magdalene Sisters -- A stirring, must-see motion picture critics called one of the best films of the year, THE MAGDALENE SISTERS is the triumphant story of three extraordinary women whose courage to defy a century of injustice would inspire a nation!

Directed by Peter Mullan. With Eileen Walsh, Dorothy Duffy, Nora-Jane Noone, Anne-Marie Duff. Three young Irish women struggle to maintain their spirits while they endure dehumanizing abuse as inmates of a Magdalene Sisters Asylum.