Flavorwire’s Guide to Indie Movies You Need to See in January

January is an odd duck of a month at the cinema, for both mainstream moviegoers and arthouse dwellers. Though the year-end prestige limited releases are still trickling out into smaller markets, the month’s new wide releases are notoriously terrible. And the big titles on the indie scene tend to gravitate towards the previous year’s awards-consideration, best-of-list group as well, while 2016’s festival cycle begins at Sundance. So what does that leave us with this month? An eclectic assortment of re-releases, foreign flicks, and risky indies that may strike a nerve, if you’re in the right frame of mind.