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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
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directed by Sijie Dai, 1954-; designed by Huamiao Tong, fl. 1991-2006; produced by Lise Fayolle, fl. 2002, Les Productions Internationales Le Film, Le Studio Canal Plus, France 3 Cinéma and Les Films de la Suane; performed by Liu Ye, 1978-, Kun Chen, 1976- and Zhou Xun, 1974- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2002), 1 hour 46 mins
Based on the best-selling novel set during China's cultural revolution, this acclaimed film is about two young men, university students, who are sent to a remote mountain village for a Maoist re-education, to purge them of their decadent Western education. Amid the back-breaking work and stifling ignorance of the...
directed by Sijie Dai, 1954-; designed by Huamiao Tong, fl. 1991-2006; produced by Lise Fayolle, fl. 2002, Les Productions Internationales Le Film, Le Studio Canal Plus, France 3 Cinéma and Les Films de la Suane; performed by Liu Ye, 1978-, Kun Chen, 1976- and Zhou Xun, 1974- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2002), 1 hour 46 mins
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Ben X
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directed by Nic Balthazar, 1964-; designed by Heleen Heintjes, fl. 1996-2012; produced by Sabine Veenendaal, fl. 2007, Michiel de Rooij, fl. 2007, Erwin Provoost, 1954-, Peter Bouckaert, 1969- and Burny Bos, 1944-, MMG Film & TV Production; performed by Cesar De Sutter, fl. 2007, Greg Timmermans, 1979- and Marijke Pinoy, 1958- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 33 mins
Ben is different. His life is a universe all to itself, where he avidly plays his favorite on-line computer game in an attempt to train for and block out the reality of his daily experiences. Ben has Asperger's Syndrome, a mild form of autism that prevents normal communication and makes him ideal fodder for all t...
directed by Nic Balthazar, 1964-; designed by Heleen Heintjes, fl. 1996-2012; produced by Sabine Veenendaal, fl. 2007, Michiel de Rooij, fl. 2007, Erwin Provoost, 1954-, Peter Bouckaert, 1969- and Burny Bos, 1944-, MMG Film & TV Production; performed by Cesar De Sutter, fl. 2007, Greg Timmermans, 1979- and Marijke Pinoy, 1958- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 33 mins
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Bomber
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directed by Paul Cotter, fl. 2003-2013; produced by Maureen A. Ryan and Paul Cotter, fl. 2003-2013, Boris Films; performed by Eileen Nicholas, fl. 2009, Benjamin Whitrow, 1937-2017 and Shane Taylor, 1974- (Film Movement, 2009), 1 hour 24 mins
Alistar and Valerie have been planning a special trip to Germany for a very long time. When their son Ross stops by the house to send them off, happenstance turns into an impromptu family road trip of the most tortuous kind. Alistar berates Ross for all that he is not in life, while Valerie tries to keep the peace...
directed by Paul Cotter, fl. 2003-2013; produced by Maureen A. Ryan and Paul Cotter, fl. 2003-2013, Boris Films; performed by Eileen Nicholas, fl. 2009, Benjamin Whitrow, 1937-2017 and Shane Taylor, 1974- (Film Movement, 2009), 1 hour 24 mins
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Dennis
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directed by Mads Matthiesen, 1976-; produced by Jonas Bagger, 1879-; performed by Lykke Sand Michelsen, 1982-, Elsebeth Steentoft, 1943- and Kim Kold, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 18 mins
When introverted bodybuilder Dennis invites a local girl out on a date his mother is hurt and disappointed. Despite the pressure she puts on him to cancel the date, Dennis ventures into a night that he will never forget.
directed by Mads Matthiesen, 1976-; produced by Jonas Bagger, 1879-; performed by Lykke Sand Michelsen, 1982-, Elsebeth Steentoft, 1943- and Kim Kold, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 18 mins
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Gigante
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directed by Adrian Biniez, fl. 2006-2011; produced by Fernando Epstein, 1969-; performed by Ignacio Alcuri, fl. 2009, Leonor Svarcas, fl. 2009 and Horacio Camandule, fl. 2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 1 hour 28 mins
Jara is a shy and lonely 35-year-old security guard at a supermarket on the outskirts of Montevideo. He works the night shift, monitoring the surveillance cameras of the entire building. One night Jara discovers Julia, a 25-year-old cleaning woman, through one of the cameras and is immediately attracted to her. Ni...
directed by Adrian Biniez, fl. 2006-2011; produced by Fernando Epstein, 1969-; performed by Ignacio Alcuri, fl. 2009, Leonor Svarcas, fl. 2009 and Horacio Camandule, fl. 2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 1 hour 28 mins
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Inch'Allah Dimanche
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directed by Yamina Benguigui, 1957-; designed by Malika Khelfa, fl. 1987-2013; produced by Philippe Dupuis-Mendel, fl. 2001; performed by Amina Annabi, 1962-, Rabia Mokeddem, fl. 2001 and Fejria Deliba, fl. 2001 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2001), 1 hour 38 mins
In the aftermath of World War 2, France attempted to replenish its weakened work force by recruiting men from North Africa. In the mid-1970's, the French government relaxed its immigration policy to allow the families of Algerian men to join them. Inch'Allah Dimanche provides us with a deeply moving memoir of the...
directed by Yamina Benguigui, 1957-; designed by Malika Khelfa, fl. 1987-2013; produced by Philippe Dupuis-Mendel, fl. 2001; performed by Amina Annabi, 1962-, Rabia Mokeddem, fl. 2001 and Fejria Deliba, fl. 2001 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2001), 1 hour 38 mins
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A Peck On The Cheek
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directed by Mani Ratnam, 1956-; produced by G. Srinivasan, 1958-2007 and Mani Ratnam, 1956-; performed by J.D. Chakravarthi, fl. 2002, Simran Bagga, 1976- and Madhavan Ranganathan, 1970- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2002), 2 hours 16 mins
A little girl's search for her biological mother who had abandoned her as a newborn baby is brought out poignantly in A Peck on the Cheek. Amudha, adopted by Thiru and Indira and growing up with the couple's two sons, is blissfully unaware of her parentage, until the couple decides to inform her of it on her ninth...
directed by Mani Ratnam, 1956-; produced by G. Srinivasan, 1958-2007 and Mani Ratnam, 1956-; performed by J.D. Chakravarthi, fl. 2002, Simran Bagga, 1976- and Madhavan Ranganathan, 1970- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2002), 2 hours 16 mins
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