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Agrarian Utopia
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directed by Uruphong Raksasad, fl. 2001-2009; performed by Sompong Jumma, fl. 2009, Sai Jumma, fl. 2009 and Prayad Jumma, fl. 2009 (Thailand: Extra Virgin Co), 2 hours 1 mins
Two families are employed by a landowner to work on his rice fields. One of them, used to own their own land, but was evicted for being unable to keep up with his hefty loan payments. In the absence of machinery, they plant rice using traditional farming methods and an untrained buffalo. However, the low market...
directed by Uruphong Raksasad, fl. 2001-2009; performed by Sompong Jumma, fl. 2009, Sai Jumma, fl. 2009 and Prayad Jumma, fl. 2009 (Thailand: Extra Virgin Co), 2 hours 1 mins
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Amin = امین
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directed by Shahin Parhami, fl. 2007-2015 (Iran: Privately Published), 2 hours
Amin is the story of an ancient musical tradition and one man's struggle to preserve it. It is told using a unique approach to documentary storytelling that challenges the boundaries of fiction and reality. Amin Aghaie is a young modern nomad from the south of Iran. He has dedicated his life to preserving, documen...
directed by Shahin Parhami, fl. 2007-2015 (Iran: Privately Published), 2 hours
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Crossing the Dust
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directed by Shawkat Amin Korki, 1973-; performed by Hossein Hasan, fl. 2006, Ayam Akram, fl. 2006 and Adil Abdolrahman, fl. 2006 (Iraq: Privately Published), 1 hour 12 mins
It is April 9, 2003, and Saddam Hussein's statue in Baghdad's Fardous Square has just been toppled. Two Kurdish soldiers - Asad and Rashid - celebrate with their comrades before being ordered to take food supplies to another area. As they travel, they find a lost five-year-old Iraqi boy named Saddam (a beggar chil...
directed by Shawkat Amin Korki, 1973-; performed by Hossein Hasan, fl. 2006, Ayam Akram, fl. 2006 and Adil Abdolrahman, fl. 2006 (Iraq: Privately Published), 1 hour 12 mins
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Flowers of the Sky
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directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Malini Fonseka, 1949-, Kaushalaya Fernando, fl. 1996-2012 and Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 26 mins
Flowers of the sky represents the effects of economic and cultural globalization on Sri Lankan society, dealing with such issues as HIV, homosexuality and the status of women. The center of the film is Rani, an actress who has been forgotten by the society that once idolized her. She rents out rooms to couples...
directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Malini Fonseka, 1949-, Kaushalaya Fernando, fl. 1996-2012 and Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 26 mins
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٣٣يوما
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directed by Mai Masri, fl. 1984-2009 (Lebanon: Privately Published), 1 hour 10 mins
On July 12, 2006, Israel launched a massive attack against Lebanon. During this attack, various groups emerged to help those who had lost their homes -- a theatre director works with children to help them cope with their losses and the constant presence of violence; an aid worker coordinates the war relief effort...
directed by Mai Masri, fl. 1984-2009 (Lebanon: Privately Published), 1 hour 10 mins
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血蝉 = Little Moth
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directed by Peng Tao, fl. 2007-2012; performed by Hong Qifa, fl. 2007, Han Dequn, fl. 2007 and Gao Yuanbing, fl. 2007 (China: New Youth Independent Film Studio), 1 hour 39 mins
Based on Tianguang Bai's novel of the same title, Xue Chan (Little Moth) is the poignant story of a young girl named Little Moth who has lost the use of her legs due to a disease of the blood. With no mother to take care of her, Little Moth's father sells her to a poor couple who plan to put the child to work as a...
directed by Peng Tao, fl. 2007-2012; performed by Hong Qifa, fl. 2007, Han Dequn, fl. 2007 and Gao Yuanbing, fl. 2007 (China: New Youth Independent Film Studio), 1 hour 39 mins
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Citizen Juling
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directed by Kraisak Choonhavan, 1947-, Ing Kanjanavanit, fl. 2012 and Manit Sriwanichpoom, 1961-; produced by Manit Sriwanichpoom, 1961-, Ing Kanjanavanit, fl. 2012 and Kraisak Choonhavan, 1947- (Thailand: Privately Published, 2008), 3 hours 45 mins
In May 2004, Juling Pongkunmul, a nursery school art teacher, was kidnapped by a group of women and brought to a hut where they beat and kicked the young woman until she fell into a coma from which she never awoke. In January 2007, citizen Juling died at the age of 24. Juling was a Buddhist from northern Thailand...
directed by Kraisak Choonhavan, 1947-, Ing Kanjanavanit, fl. 2012 and Manit Sriwanichpoom, 1961-; produced by Manit Sriwanichpoom, 1961-, Ing Kanjanavanit, fl. 2012 and Kraisak Choonhavan, 1947- (Thailand: Privately Published, 2008), 3 hours 45 mins
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