The Aftermath: In postwar Germany, tensions arise when a British colonel (Jason Clarke) and his wife (Keira Knightley) share a house with its previous owners, a German widower (Alexander Skarsgård) and his troubled daughter. Rated R. At the Embarcadero.
Genesis 2.0: The documentary by Christian Frei and Maxim Arbugaev documentary set in Siberia examines genetic researchers’ efforts to bring back the extinct woolly mammoth a la “Jurassic Park.” Not rated. At the Roxie.
The Hummingbird Project: Jesse Eisenberg and Alexander Skarsgård portray players in the high-stakes game of high-frequency trading who push each other and everyone around them to the breaking point. Rated R. At the Embarcadero.
The Juniper Tree: Based on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale of the same name, the 1990 debut feature by Icelandic filmmaker Nietzchka Keene stars Björk in her first on-screen performance. Not rated. At the Roxie.
Lost & Found: The film by Liam O Mochain, set in and around a lost and found office of an Irish train station, tells seven interconnected stories. Not rated. At the Vogue.
The Mustang: Matthias Schoenaerts plays a convict in a prison in rural Nevada who finds unexpected hope when he is recruited to join a rehabilitation program where he learns to train wild mustangs. Rated R. At the Embarcadero.
Transit: The film by Christian Petzold tells the story of a German refugee, who, as fascism rises, flees to Marseille and assumes the identity of the dead writer whose transit papers he is carrying. Not rated. At the Clay.
Us: A family is tormented by its own doppelgangers in the film starring Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss and Tim Heidecker and written and directed by Jordan Peele. Rated R.