Yorgos Lanthimos’ ‘NIMIC’ and other exclusive titles on MUBI this November


This November, MUBI is set to present a slate packed with exclusive international titles and recent festival hits, including NIMIC, the latest work from award-winning director Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite, The Lobster).


We’re thrilled to present Yorgos Lanthimos’s new short NIMIC, a mind-bending thriller starring Matt Dillon. This MUBI Release will debut exclusively, and globally, on November 27, after a successful festival run. Following a professional cellist’s encounter with a stranger on the subway, which has unexpected and far-reaching ramifications on his life, NIMIC is stylistically and thematically in line with Lanthimos’ previous work, with intriguing results.


On November 3, MUBI will exclusively present the new restoration of John Gianvito’s epic documentary PROFIT MOTIVE AND THE WHISPERING WIND. This one-of-a-kind work charts 400 years of American history, journeying to gravesites, monuments, and memorials that reconstruct an alternative view of the American story. John Gianvito is one of the great American documentarians working today and this meditative look at the nature of democratic progress is worthy of rediscovery.


Mixing myth and reality, CEMETERY (2019) follows a Sri Lankan elephant amidst a natural disaster. With otherworldly imagery and a transcendent soundscape, this experimental documentary possesses a transportive, spiritual quality, while also exposing the harsh realities of poaching. This exclusive MUBI Release will start showing on November 18.


MUBI is thrilled to show the exclusive online premiere of a new 4K restoration of THE JUNIPER TREE. Shot in breathtaking black and white, this otherworldly Brothers Grimm adaptation was Björk’s first feature film role. This feminist fairy tale will debut on the Icelandic artist’s birthday on November 21.



Honoring one of the most prominent Indian film directors of our time, MUBI INDIA presents a special focus on Tapan Sinha this month featuring his films ADALAT O EKTI MEYE (1981), EK DOCTOR KI MAUT (1990) and WHEEL CHAIR (1994). Starring legendary actress Tanuja Mukherjee in the lead,  ADALAT O EKTI MEYE is often considered a landmark feminist work of art. The film tells the story of a young woman Urmila, who is gang-raped by men from rich and influential families. She decides to get justice despite facing ostracism and humiliation from the society and the culprits’ families.


Continuing our commitment to showcasing a diverse selection of Indian language films, MUBI will feature several Tamil films this month including IRUVAR (1997), ALAI PAYUTHEY (2000) and KANNATHIL MUTHAMITTAL (2002) as part of a Mani Ratnam Special. Malayalam films PONTHAN MAADA (1994), NAMUKKU PARKKAN MUNTHIRITHOPPUKAL (1986) and GUPPY (2016) will also be available to stream on MUBI INDIA this November.

The full schedules for November 2020 are below:

Date Film Director
Su-1-Nov I Remember the Crows Gustavo Vinagre
Mo-2-Nov Full Moon in Paris Éric Rohmer
Tu-3-Nov Profit Motive and the Whispering Wind John Gianvito
We-4-Nov Entire Days Together Luise Donschen
Th-5-Nov The Collector Pelin Esmer
Fr-6-Nov Stand by Me Rob Reiner
Sa-7-Nov The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Terry Gilliam
Su-8-Nov The Fisher King Terry Gilliam
Mo-9-Nov Nova Lituania Karolis Kaupinis
Tu-10-Nov The Grey Joe Carnahan
We-11-Nov For Hope Bob Saget
Th-12-Nov Deceit John Sacret Young
Fr-13-Nov The Green Ray Éric Rohmer
Sa-14-Nov Murder by Death Robert Moore
Su-15-Nov Closer Mike Nichols
Mo-16-Nov The Paperboy Lee Daniels
Tu-17-Nov Long Way Home André Novais Oliveira
We-18-Nov Cemetery Carlos Casas
Th-19-Nov In a World… Lake Bell
Fr-20-Nov Layer Cake Matthew Vaughn
Sa-21-Nov The Juniper Tree Nietzchka Keene
Su-22-Nov Pollock Ed Harris
Mo-23-Nov Drinking Buddies Joe Swanberg
Tu-24-Nov My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend Éric Rohmer
We-25-Nov Overseas Yoon Sung-A
Th-26-Nov Murder by Contract Irving Lerner
Fr-27-Nov Nimic Yorgos Lanthimos
Sa-28-Nov Husbands John Cassavetes
Su-29-Nov Gloria John Cassavetes
Mo-30-Nov Birdy Alan Parker
Date Film Director Language
Su-1-Nov The Mosquito Philosophy Jayaprakash Radhakrishnan Malayalam
Mo-2-Nov Zubaan Mozez Singh Hindi, Punjabi
Tu-3-Nov Awaara Raj Kapoor Hindi
We-4-Nov Palanka Rajen Tarafdar Bengali
Th-5-Nov Aakrosh Govin Nihalani Hindi
Fr-6-Nov Iruvar Mani Ratnam Tamil
Sa-7-Nov Ponthan Maada T V Chandran Malayalam
Su-8-Nov Shanghai Dibakar Banerjee Hindi
Mo-9-Nov Aashadh Ka Ek Din Mani Kaul Hindi
Tu-10-Nov Ekhane Pinjar Tarun Majumdar Bengali
We-11-Nov Minsara Kanavu Rajiv Menon Tamil
Th-12-Nov Salt Mango Tree Rajesh Nair Malayalam
Fr-13-Nov Kaul Aadish Keluskar Marathi
Sa-14-Nov Kul Gov Garem Arif Mir Urdu, Kashmiri
Su-15-Nov Alai Payuthey Mani Ratnam Tamil
Mo-16-Nov Namukku Parkkan Munthirithoppukal (Vineyards for us to dwell in) P. Padmarajan Malayalam
Tu-17-Nov Teen Devian Amarjeet Shukla Hindi
We-18-Nov Server Sundaram Muthuraman Tamil
Th-19-Nov Trikal: Past Present Future Shyam Benegal Hindi
Fr-20-Nov Megalopolis Rohit Mittal Hindi
Sa-21-Nov Adalat O Ekti Meye Tapan Sinha Bengali
Su-22-Nov Amu Shonali Bose English, Hindi
Mo-23-Nov Ek Hasina Thi Sriram Raghavan Hindi
Tu-24-Nov Sanskar Nabyendu Chatterjee Bengali
We-25-Nov Kannathil Muthamittal Mani Ratnam Tamil
Th-26-Nov Wheel Chair Tapan Sinha Hindi
Fr-27-Nov Guppy Johnpaul George Malayalam
Sa-28-Nov I Am Onir Hindi, English
Su-29-Nov My Brother Nikhil Onir Hindi, English
Mo-30-Nov Ek Doctor Ki Maut Tapan Sinha Hindi

*Final programming schedule subject to change                                    

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