The Olympic Games, an international festival of sport which originated in ancient Greece, were revived in the 19th century by a French aristocrat worried by young Frenchmen not getting enough physical education at school.
When a woman tries to outwit her husband's sexy young mistress, the unexpected consequences include starring as King Lear in a very amateur production - with the mistress, an aspiring actress, playing The Fool.
The film examines the plight of a group of widows forced into poverty at a temple in the holy city of Varanasi.
It focuses on a relationship between one of the widows, who wants to escape the social restrictions imposed on widows, and a man who is from the highest caste and a follower of Mahatma Gandhi.
A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she's soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation. With her, she takes only a few belongings and her son, Juan. He says Pilar is his sunshine, and what's more, "She gave him her eyes"... The two fall in love and are married soon after, but her obsessive love for him threatens to be the undoing of both them and everyone else around them.
A story that follows a New York woman (who doesn't really have an apartment), apprentices for a dance company (though she's not really a dancer), and throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as their possibility dwindles.
After opening a convent in the Himalayas, five nuns encounter conflict and tension - both with the natives and also within their own group - as they attempt to adapt to their remote, exotic surroundings.
In the 1960s, a group of friends at an all girls school learn that their school is going to be combined with a nearby all boys school.
Years after her aunt was murdered in her home, a young woman moves back into the house with her new husband.
However, he has a secret that he will do anything to protect, even if it means driving his wife insane.