The Fandor Channel
Welcome to our ultimate non-stop movie mixtape. Our curators have queued up a continuous selection of films that play all day, every day, year-round. Come back anytime to see what's playing! If you're interested in something on the schedule, just click on it to start it from the beginning or add it to your queue.
Salt of This Sea
Milh Hadha al-Bahr
Discovering that her family's bank account was frozen after the Arab-Israeli war, Soraya decides to leave Brooklyn for her homeland, determined to reclaim her birthright through whatever means necessary.
National Parks Project: Waterton Lakes National Park
Despite the sad lyrics and buffalo skulls, life goes on and beauty endures in Peter Lynch's entry in Canada's National Parks Project.
No Impact Man
A newly self-proclaimed environmentalist who could no longer avoid pointing the finger at himself, Colin Beavan leaves behind his liberal complacency for a vow to make as little environmental impact as possible for one year.
Dir. Kelly Reichardt
The year is 1845, the earliest days of the Oregon Trail, and a wagon train of three families has hired mountain man Stephen Meek to guide them over the Cascade Mountains.
Dir. Albert Herman
In the first of eleven screen comedies based on C.W. Kahles' comic strip, Hairbreadth Harry is forever tasked with rescuing Beautiful Belinda from peril (and his nemesis Relentless Rudolph).
Sophia Loren plays Giovanna, a steel-willed Italian woman on a desperate search to find her husband Antonio (Marcello Mastroianni), who has gone missing on the WWII battlefields of Russia.
East Side Summer
Dir. Rudy Burckhardt
Rudy Burckhardt's color portrait of Manhattan's East Side strolls along at an easy pace befitting blue skies and Thelonious Monk's piano score.
Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Ieri, oggi, domani
YESTERDAY, TODAY AND TOMORROW is a sparklingly original comedy that casts Marcello Mastroianni and Sophia Loren in three different stories throughout Italy.
Surprise Attack on a House at Daybreak
Dir. Alice Guy
As the title of this Alice Guy war-themed short describes, there is a surprise attack on (or near) a house. With no particular set-up for the action, it is up to the viewer to decide why these men are here and why there are on the attack.
Dir. Raoul Walsh
When a smuggler takes to the high seas in the historical era of Napoleon's threatened invasion of England, he meets a beautiful mystery woman and is induced to sail her to the French coast.
Dir. Drury Gunn Carr
White ranchers on the Wind River Indian Reservation in central Wyoming are fighting to protect their long-held water rights for irrigated agriculture.
Dir. Bryan Wizemann
ABOUT SUNNY is a suspenseful drama about Angela, a struggling, single mother in Las Vegas who is trying to hold her life together for her daughter Sunny.
The Indestructible Jimmy Brown
Dir. Maximiliano Hernandez
After returning to Pasadena from a stalled career in the New York art scene, and a disastrous break-up, Jimmy finds himself right back where he started.
Following up his portraits of Hitler in MOLOCH and Lenin in TAURUS, Alexander Sokurov's film is a mesmerizing tour of Emperor Hirohito's final days in power during the waning moments of WWII.
Today We Kill, Tomorrow We Die!
Today It's Me, Tomorrow You | Oggi a me... domani a te!
Bill Kiowa is released after a five-year prison term for a crime he did not commit. He raises a gang to go after the man who framed him.
Fay's Twelve Days of Christmas
Dir. William Wegman
William Wegman brings together his famous family of Weimaraners to get ready for the holidays in a witty and delightful festival of decorating, crafts, cooking, gift wrapping, fruitcake and more.
Jan, recently released from prison after serving time for the murder of a child, has always maintained his innocence and is ready to put the past behind him.
A Promise to My Father
Dir. Tim Gray
We re-trace the steps of Holocaust survivor Israel Arbeiter as he returns to Poland and Germany for the final time to look for items buried in 1939 in the basement of his old home in Plock, Poland as the German army advanced.
The Family Jams
Dir. Kevin Barker
An evocative portrait of youthful possibility, THE FAMILY JAMS follows Devendra Banhart, Joanna Newsom and Vetiver as they tour the USA in 2004 playing their unique music for a newly growing audience.
Hyman Bloom: The Beauty of All Things
Dir. Angelica Brisk
Painter Hyman Bloom is one of the forefathers of abstract art in America. The film highlights a body of work that is a vibrant manifestation of Bloom's imagination and his dedication to envision what others didn't dare.
The Secret of Wendel Samson
Dir. Mike Kuchar
Shy Pop artist Wendel Samson (played by real Pop artist Red Grooms) can’t work up the nerve to break up with his boyfriend, so he has anonymous trysts with other men.
Scott Walker: 30 Century Man
Dir. Stephen Kijak
SCOTT WALKER: 30 CENTURY MAN is a rare glimpse into the creative world of the most enigmatic figure in rock history, and will trace the undeniable impact he has had on popular music through casual interviews with some of his biggest, highest profile fans.
From the shifting faultlines of Hollywood fantasies and the economic and racial tensions of Ronald Reagan's America, Fishbone rose to become one of the most original bands of the last twenty-five years. This is their story.
Meshes of the Afternoon
One of the most important films in the history of American avant-garde cinema, Maya Deren’s MESHES OF THE AFTERNOON is captivating and dream-like, filled with tinges of psychodrama, murder mystery, and film noir.
Life After Tomorrow
Dir. Julie Stevens
LIFE AFTER TOMORROW reunites more than forty women who played orphans in the Broadway production of ANNIE and reveals the highs and lows of their experiences as child actresses in a cultural phenomenon.
The Past is a Foreign Country
Dir. Daniel Stuyck
The mysterious death of John H. Jenkins, rare book and historical document dealer, is the start of a journey deep upriver into that exotic kingdom known as the past.
An American Journey
Revisiting Robert Frank's "The Americans"
Robert Frank’s "The Americans" transformed the landscape of contemporary photography. An exile from Europe, Frank criss-crossed the United States with his camera, searching for the uncomfortable truths of his adopted home.
Dir. Adrian Kays
In his breathtakingly visual debut feature film, writer/director Adrian Kays creates a haunting depiction of a troubled young man searching for his past.
King Rene's Daughter
Dir. Eugene Moore
A very romantic fiction set in renaissance France with florid, rich costuming.
Dir. John Schwert
Based on real events, AMONG BROTHERS retells the story of the mysterious death of a college girl.
Wife, mother and guerrilla leader Maria Serrano is on the front lines of the battle for her people and her country.
Eccentricities of a Blonde-Haired Girl
Dir. Manoel de Oliveira
Adapted from a ninteenth-century novella, ECCENTRICITIES... is the story of an ill-fated romance between a young accountant and a mysterious woman he spies through his window.
A Ballad About Green Wood
Balada o zeleném drevu
Split logs dance in sunlight as soon as the axe has cleared away. Czech folk music and time-lapse photography focus animistic energy upon clouds streaming across the sky, rivers raging with melted snow and the earth bursting with raw life.
All the Days Before Tomorrow
Dir. Francois Dompierre
A critically acclaimed, international festival award winning feature debut, ALL THE DAYS BEFORE TOMORROW effectively captures the push-pull of two people attracted to each other.
Dawn of an Evil Millennium
Dir. Damon Packard
Epic Super-8 short about a demon summoned to Earth who takes command of a souped-up 1970 Oldsmobile and goes on a road-kill rampage.
Rules of the Road
Dir. Su Friedrich
RULES OF THE ROAD tells the story of a love affair and its demise through one of the objects shared by the couple: an old beige station wagon with fake wood paneling.
Critically acclaimed THE RIVER flows between a dozen diverse, well-etched characters in a small Finnish town, including a clandestine gay couple, a factory worker and his adulturious wife and a suicidal young mother.
Forgotten for a half-century, Kote Mikaberidze's MY GRANDMOTHER is a delightful example of the Soviet Eccentric Cinema movement as well as a scathing satire of Soviet bureaucracy.
Mother of Mine
During World War II, more than 70,000 Finnish children were evacuated to neutral Sweden to avoid the conflict.
Dir. Kurt Kuenne
On November 5, 2001, Dr. Andrew Bagby was murdered in a parking lot in western Pennsylvania; the prime suspect, his ex-girlfriend Dr. Shirley Turner, promptly fled the United States where she announced that she was pregnant with Andrew's child.
William Eggleston: Photographer
Dir. Rainer Holzemer
William Eggleston was born in Memphis, Tennessee and grew up in a wealthy family in Mississippi. He is considered a pioneer of modern color photography. He achieved early fame with a one-man show at the New York Museum of Modern Art.
Dir. Julie Bertuccelli
Blindsided with anguish after her husband’s sudden death, Dawn, along with her four young children, struggles to make sense of life without him.
Dir. Hisashi Saito
Shinji and Yui are boyfriend and girlfriend. They live together. They also work together in a video store. One evening, Shinji is found lying on the floor in a pool of his own blood. Is it an accident or murder?
Yesterday Once More
Lung fung dau
Socialite and businesswoman Mrs. Do suspects that her millionaire ex-husband is the man behind the heist of her new lover's family jewels.
The Last Drop of Water
Dir. D.W. Griffith
Water! Water! As settlers venture west, they run dry. One of the group breaks away and desperately attempts to find a river or a stream. In this tense D.W. Griffith short, it might already be too late.
Music Makers of the Blue Ridge
Bluegrass Roots: Music Makers of Blue Ridge
MUSIC MAKERS OF THE BLUE RIDGE is considered the very first film to look at bluegrass music and the people who made it famous.
Pictures from Life's Other Side
Dir. Jim McBride
Director Jim McBride and his then-girlfriend Clarissa venture across the United States by automobile, documenting their expedition and themselves along the way.
Searching for Lin Zhao's Soul
Xun Zhao Lin Zhao De Ling Hun
Lin Zhao was imprisoned in the late 1950s for defending students and leaders persecuted during Mao Zedong's Anti-Rightist Movement in the late 1950s. Hu Jei brings Lin Zhao story to light and uncovers the details of this forgotten woman's fight for civil
Bob Kick the Mischievous Kid
Bob Kick, l'enfant terrible
Bearded and full-grown "kid" Bob gets into the household alcohol supply and experiences various hallucinations from tabletop disembodied heads to a proto-hula-hoop into which he disappears.
Echoes of the Rainbow
Sui yuet san tau
Simon Yam stars in ECHOES OF THE RAINBOW, a story of an ordinary family living in Hong Kong from 1967 to 1977.
Dir. James Fotopoulos
Completed in 2000, THE SUN beguilingly cross-cuts between a beautiful woman, uncomfortably waiting, and the sun-drenched outdoors.
Dir. Crane Wilbur
The most daring, sensational drama ever filmed about a daring "hush-hush" subject!