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.

Flash 11 or above required

or download the app
Fandor iPad and iPhone app, now available on the App Store
Android app on Google Play

Time Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
12pm
The Cold Lands
The Cold Lands

Dir. Tom Gilroy
(2013)    100 minutes

When his fiercely self-reliant mother dies unexpectedly, eleven-year-old Atticus is wary of the authorities and flees deep into the forests of his Catskills home. His sheltered, off-the-grid childhood is over, and a new life on the move has begun.

The Snow Hawk
The Snow Hawk

Dir. Scott Pembroke, Joe Rock
(1925)    20 minutes

Stan works in a grocery store in the middle of the mountains, buried in snow. The young woman he's in love with is falling for a fraud who pretends to be an officer.

The Great Northwest
The Great Northwest

Dir. Matt McCormick
(2012)    70 minutes

An experimental documentary based on the re-creation of a 3,200 mile road-trip made in 1958 by four Seattle women who thoroughly documented their journey in an elaborate scrapbook.

Through the Eastern Gate
Through the Eastern Gate

Dir. Julien Balmer, Mironel de Wilde
(2007)    51 minutes

THROUGH THE EASTERN GATE is a compelling documentary following the journeys of three young people who have turned their backs on the material comforts and distractions of the West to find meaning in the spiritual philosophies of the East.

Eden and After
Eden and After

L'éden et après
Dir. Alain Robbe-Grillet
(1970)    98 minutes

A dreamlike fable in which a group of decadent French students are drawn into the psychological and sexual games of a mysterious Dutchman.

Smoke and Weather
Smoke and Weather

Dir. William Greaves
(1958)    22 minutes

During the fire season, look-out men keep constant vigilance for the first sign of smoke, scanning the territory for miles around.

The Rape of Europa
The Rape of Europa

Dir. Richard Berge, Bonni Cohen, Nicole Newnham
(2006)    116 minutes

An epic journey through seven countries, into the violent whirlwind of fanaticism, greed, and warfare that threatened to wipe out the artistic heritage of Europe.

Roman Chariot
Roman Chariot

Dir. David Sherman
(2004)    3 minutes

A vehicle of consciousness navigates the vertiginous labyrinths of San Francisco.

2pm
Holes in My Shoes
Holes in My Shoes

Dir. David Wachs
(2006)    91 minutes

HOLES IN MY SHOES profiles the ultimate New Yorker, Jack Beers, and demonstrates the power and promise of the "American dream" through the artfully-told, inspirational story of his life.

Story of a Peculiar Night
Story of a Peculiar Night

Dir. Alessandro Marenga
(2004)    29 minutes

A documentary record of the 2004 premiere in Rome of the restored print of Michelangelo Antonioni's 1950 film STORY OF A LOVE AFFAIR.

South of the Rio Grande
South of the Rio Grande

Dir. Lambert Hillyer
(1945)    62 minutes

In SOUTH OF THE RIO GRANDE, the daring duo go to the aid of a rancher friend and his neighbors, whose ranches are being terrorized by a ruthless dictator and a gang of horse thieves.

Southern Voices
Southern Voices

Dir. Sorrel Doris Hays, George Stoney
(1985)    58 minutes

This documentary traces the development and premiere performance of an avant-garde symphonic work by Southern composer Sorrel Doris Hays.

Metal and Melancholy
Metal and Melancholy

Metaal en melancholie
Dir. Heddy Honigmann
(1994)    77 minutes

METAL AND MELANCHOLY is an offbeat "road movie" in which acclaimed documentarian Heddy Honigmann travels with, and thereby discovers the stories of, taxi drivers in Lima.

Prophets and Lessons
Prophets and Lessons

Proroki i uroki
Dir. Vyacheslav Kotyonochkin
(1967)    10 minutes

With art direction by noted Soviet political caricaturist Boris Yefimov, PROPHETS AND LESSONS is a stylish variation on the usual Soviet propaganda themes of noble workers standing up to greedy capitalists.

Wendy and Lucy
Wendy and Lucy

Dir. Kelly Reichardt
(2008)    80 minutes

Wendy is driving to Alaska in hopes of a summer of lucrative work at a cannery and the start of a new life with her dog, Lucy. When her car breaks down in Oregon, the thin fabric of her financial situation comes apart.

Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe

Dir. Fernando Eimbcke
(2008)    81 minutes

Teenage Juan crashes his family's car into a telegraph pole on the outskirts of town and then scours the streets searching for someone to help him fix it.

New York of Today
New York of Today

(1910)    8 minutes

In the early 1900s, various film companies made short films showing tourist scenes. This print was made for the German market and shows Coney Island, Times Square and other New York landmarks.

Permanent Vacation
Permanent Vacation

Dir. W. Scott Peake
(2007)    93 minutes

Eric Bury, a mild mannered and workaholic Englishman, is ordered by his boss to take a vacation. After briefly consulting with his wife and teenage children, he decides on a family camping trip.

4pm
Pablo's Winter
Pablo's Winter

El Invierno de Pablo
Dir. Chico Pereira
(2012)    77 minutes

Through a straightforward depiction of life's everyday moments, the decay of the local mining culture is explored.

The Sky is Gray
The Sky is Gray

Dir. Stan Lathan
(1980)    44 minutes

From Ernest J. Gaines, author of “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman”, comes a deceptively simple, yet emotionally complex tale of a young boy's discovery of what it's like to be black in Louisiana during the 1940's.

Solomon Northup's Odyssey
Solomon Northup's Odyssey

Half Slave, Half Free
Dir. Gordon Parks
(1984)    115 minutes

To be a free man and a man with a trade was a lot to be proud of for a Black man in 19th Century America. Solomon Northup was such a man. Then, one fateful day, his good life and all his dreams came to a crashing halt.

Pardon My Downfall
Pardon My Downfall

26.14
Dir. David Zellner, Nathan Zellner
(2006)    5 minutes

The tragic 1978 story of the Jibcutters, the last great American alt-bluegrass band.

School Spirit and Sportsmanship
School Spirit and Sportsmanship

(1953)    10 minutes

When pranksome sports rivalry between two high schools escalates to vandalism, two teammates have a potentially dangerous-sounding idea for retaliation.

Glen and Randa
Glen and Randa

Dir. Jim McBride
(1970)    93 minutes

Independent filmmaker Jim McBride follows a hedonistic, innocent young couple as they roam the post-apocalyptic world in search of a fabled, unspoiled city of dreams.

Made in China
Made in China

Dir. Jean Yves Cauchard
(2007)    57 minutes

MADE IN CHINA tells one of the millions of stories of migrants from rural China who comprise the backbone of the Chinese economic miracle. It provides a human face behind the ubiquitous label "Made in China."

6pm
Winter Vacation
Winter Vacation

Han jia
Dir. Li Hongqi
(2010)    91 minutes

In this acclaimed absurdist comedy, bored teenagers and disillusioned adults rage at each other and the emptiness of life in frost-bitten northern China.

Zero Hour
Zero Hour

Dir. Dana Plays
(1992)    30 minutes

ZERO HOUR refers to characteristic current postwar situations, alluding to the avoidance of this depiction by media networks during the Gulf War.

South of Heaven
South of Heaven

Dir. Jonathan Vara
(2008)    97 minutes

When Roy Coop finished his stint in the Navy, he only had two things on his mind: seeing his brother Dale and writing the great American novel. What he gets, however, is the homecoming from Hell!

West of Hot Dog
West of Hot Dog

Dir. Scott Pembroke, Joe Rock
(1924)    22 minutes

A stagecoach transporting Stan (Stan Laurel) and a few other passengers is attacked by gunmen. The next day, Stan runs into one of his attackers.

The Man and the Snake
The Man and the Snake

Dir. Sture Rydman
(1972)    26 minutes

Invited to dine at the home of a boy he's schooling, tutor Harker Brayton is given a full introduction to his host Dr. Druring's unusual hobby as an amateur zoologist. He's absolutely smitten with the slithering species.

Meditate and Destroy
Meditate and Destroy

Dir. Sarah Fisher
(2007)    82 minutes

MEDITATE AND DESTROY profiles the persona who quite possibly represents America’s most unexpected Buddhist: former punk rocker and juvenile delinquent Noah Levine, bestselling author of the book "Dharma Punx."

Punk Vacation
Punk Vacation

Dir. Stanley Lewis
(1987)    90 minutes

A peaceful California town is shaken after the brutal murder of a diner owner by a gang of vicious punks.

Linnea in Monet's Garden
Linnea in Monet's Garden

Linnea i målarens trädgård
Dir. Lena Anderson, Christina Björk
(1993)    29 minutes

LINNEA IN MONET'S GARDEN is a unique blend of imagination and education, teaching children about the art and life of one of the most important painters of the 20th century, while entertaining them with the mystery and beauty of art and nature.

8pm
Freezer Burn
Freezer Burn

Dir. Charles Hood
(2007)    96 minutes

Virgil is a thirty-year-old scientist developing technology to permanently preserve human organs for transplant. However, his obsession with his work takes a toll on his marriage.

Frozen Hearts
Frozen Hearts

Dir. Jay Howe
(1923)    25 minutes

Russia, end of the 19th century. Olaf (Stan Laurel) leaves his fiancee and joins the army, given a concurrence of events.

Dinah East
Dinah East

Dir. Gene Nash
(1970)    89 minutes

In 1950s Hollywood, a transvestite fools the world into believing he is a glamorous movie diva. When he dies, the secret is out.

Which Way Is East
Which Way Is East

Notebooks from Vietnam
Dir. Lynne Sachs
(1994)    32 minutes

When two American sisters travel north from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi, conversations with Vietnamese strangers and friends reveal to them the flip side of a shared history.

Hunky and Spunky
Hunky and Spunky

Dir. Dave Fleischer
(1938)    9 minutes

A donkey is roped and wrangled as a pack mule by a grizzled old prospector with the reddest nose this side of the Bowery. His mother must ride to junior's rescue.

Today and Tomorrow
Today and Tomorrow

Hoy y mañana
Dir. Alejandro Chomski
(2003)    83 minutes

The seemingly unavoidable downward spiral of Argentina's middle class during the current economic and social crisis is vividly brought to life in TODAY AND TOMORROW.

Uncle Si and the Sirens
Uncle Si and the Sirens

(1925)    7 minutes

"The most wonderful and marvelous invention of the age!" A mysterious device allows our yokel protagonist to conjure images on a vanity-mirror-like screen.

Vacationland
Vacationland

Dir. Todd Verow
(2006)    104 minutes

This unflinching work from New York City based filmmaker Todd Verow is a deeply personal, semi-autobiographical story of growing up gay in picturesque Maine.

Tunnelling the English Channel
Tunnelling the English Channel

Tunnel sous la manche ou Le cauchemar franco-anglais
Dir. Georges Méliès
(1907)    15 minutes

Just as Georges Méliès' A TRIP TO THE MOON imagined a manned moon landing nearly seventy years before it happened, so, too, does he anticipate the opening of the Chunnel in 1994 with this 1907 short.

10pm
Wolves in the Snow
Wolves in the Snow

Des chiens dans la neige
Dir. Michel Welterlin
(2002)    90 minutes

After a violent marital argument ensues between Lucie and Antoine that results in Antoine's death, Lucie discovers his secret life of gangsters, money laundering and violence.

The Conquest of the Pole
The Conquest of the Pole

À la conquête du pôle
Dir. Georges Méliès
(1912)    30 minutes

THE CONQUEST OF THE POLE was Georges Méliès' final stab at epic filmmaking before his bankruptcy a year later. In the short (not unlike A TRIP TO THE MOON), scientists gather and draft plans to undertake a great voyage.

The West Wittering Affair
The West Wittering Affair

Dir. David Scheinmann
(2006)    88 minutes

When Jamie accepts an invite to spend a weekend in the country with Kathy and her friend Natasha, he never expects to sleep with both of them in one night.

Subway to the Former East Village
Subway to the Former East Village

Dir. Richard Sandler
(2008)    32 minutes

Richard Sandler’s gritty city symphony takes stock of New York’s Lower East Side with a decade’s worth of moments and encounters that would otherwise be lost to history.

Travellers and Magicians
Travellers and Magicians

Dir. Khyentse Norbu
(2004)    107 minutes

One of Himalayan Buddhism’s most revered lamas, Khyentse weaves parallel fable-like tales about two men who seek to escape their mundane lives in TRAVELLERS & MAGICIANS.

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dir. Lucius Henderson
(1912)    12 minutes

James Cruze featured as Jekyll/Hyde in this second U.S. film version of the classic novel by Robert Lewis Stevenson. Thanhouser's was the second U. S. film version, after William Selig's production in 1908, but was the first based on the stage adaptation.

Foreign Letters
Foreign Letters

Dir. Ela Thier
(2012)    99 minutes

Ellie, a 12-year-old immigrant girl from Israel, is lonely and homesick. Life brightens when she meets Thuy, a Vietnamese refugee her age.

The Dirigible "Los Angeles"
The Dirigible "Los Angeles"

(1924)    20 minutes

Manned by a German crew, the "Los Angeles" logged 4,398 hours and 331 successful flights during its life. This lovely film was copied by Blackhawk from an original nitrate print.

  Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday