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...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him
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directed by Severo Perez, fl. 1982-2006; designed by Yvonne Cervantes, fl. 1987-1995; produced by Paul Espinosa, fl. 1985-2006, Kino Lorber and American Playhouse; performed by Jose Alcala, fl. 1991-2010, Rose Portillo, 1953- and Art Bonilla, fl. 1983-2016 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1995), 3 hours 19 mins
Brilliantly adapted from Tomás Rivera's acclaimed novel y no se lo tragó la tierra, this is a haunting and powerful film about a young Mexican-American boy's coming of age amid the poverty and adversity he and his family face as migrant farm workers in the 1950s. Twelve-year-old Marcos hides under a house, recal...
directed by Severo Perez, fl. 1982-2006; designed by Yvonne Cervantes, fl. 1987-1995; produced by Paul Espinosa, fl. 1985-2006, Kino Lorber and American Playhouse; performed by Jose Alcala, fl. 1991-2010, Rose Portillo, 1953- and Art Bonilla, fl. 1983-2016 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1995), 3 hours 19 mins
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Becloud
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directed by Alejandro Gerber Bicecci, fl. 1999-2012; produced by Abril Schmucler, fl. 2006-2012 and Alejandro Gerber Bicecci, fl. 1999-2012, Albricias Producción and Fondo para la Producción Cinematográfica de Calidad; performed by Aldo Estuardo, fl. 2007-2009, Sonia Couoh, fl. 2004-2012 and Marta Aura, 1939- (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2009), 1 hour 58 mins
On a dry lakebed in 1964, a trucker and his companion find a baby boy at the dry breast of its dead mother. Years later the trucker operates an ice factory in a poor urban district with his son, José, who dreams of one day striking out on his own. Neighbor Felipe, meanwhile, works at an Internet café and another...
directed by Alejandro Gerber Bicecci, fl. 1999-2012; produced by Abril Schmucler, fl. 2006-2012 and Alejandro Gerber Bicecci, fl. 1999-2012, Albricias Producción and Fondo para la Producción Cinematográfica de Calidad; performed by Aldo Estuardo, fl. 2007-2009, Sonia Couoh, fl. 2004-2012 and Marta Aura, 1939- (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2009), 1 hour 58 mins
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Better Or Worse?
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directed by Jocelyn Cammack, 1961-; produced by Caroline Cooper, fl. 2001, Lifesize Pictures; performed by Ann Farrar, fl. 2001, John Langford, fl. 2001 and Finn Atkins, 1989- (Film Movement, 2001), 1 hour 30 mins
Eight-year-old Rachel as she embarks upon a series of experiments attempting to make sense of her defective eyesight. Balancing the innate desire of a child attempting to appear normal with the visual chaos of her everyday life, it contrasts ideas of perspective, both real and imagined, through the recurring moti...
directed by Jocelyn Cammack, 1961-; produced by Caroline Cooper, fl. 2001, Lifesize Pictures; performed by Ann Farrar, fl. 2001, John Langford, fl. 2001 and Finn Atkins, 1989- (Film Movement, 2001), 1 hour 30 mins
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The Country Teacher
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directed by Bohdan Slama, 1967-; designed by Zuzana Krejzkova, fl. 1997-2012; produced by Pavel Strnad, fl. 2008, Petr Oukropec, 1972-, Thanassis Karathanos, fl. 2008 and Karl Baumgartner, 1949-, Pallas Film, Why Not Productions, Negativ and Ceska Televize; performed by Ladislav Sedivy, fl. 2008, Zuzana Bydzovska, 1961- and Pavel Liska, 1971- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2008), 1 hour 56 mins
A gifted and well-qualified young teacher takes a job teaching natural sciences at a grammar school in the country. Here he makes the acquaintance of a woman and her troubled 17-year old son. The teacher has no romantic interest in the woman but they quickly form a strong friendship, each recognizing the other's...
directed by Bohdan Slama, 1967-; designed by Zuzana Krejzkova, fl. 1997-2012; produced by Pavel Strnad, fl. 2008, Petr Oukropec, 1972-, Thanassis Karathanos, fl. 2008 and Karl Baumgartner, 1949-, Pallas Film, Why Not Productions, Negativ and Ceska Televize; performed by Ladislav Sedivy, fl. 2008, Zuzana Bydzovska, 1961- and Pavel Liska, 1971- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2008), 1 hour 56 mins
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Expectations
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directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, 1961-; produced by Isabelle Park, fl. 2008; performed by Mata Gabin, 1972- and Youssouf Djaoro, fl. 2008 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2008), 28 mins
Having left on a long journey across the desert, Moussa suddenly shows up in his village again one day. He clearly never reached his destination. Completely transformed by his ordeal, he is now apathetic, locked in silence, and indifferent to everything around him. But his creditors, who lent him the money for his...
directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, 1961-; produced by Isabelle Park, fl. 2008; performed by Mata Gabin, 1972- and Youssouf Djaoro, fl. 2008 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2008), 28 mins
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Fraulein
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directed by Andrea Staka, fl. 2000-2013; designed by Bettina Marx, fl. 1995-2013; produced by Samir, Susann Rudlinger, fl. 2006 and Mirjam Quinte, fl. 2006; performed by Ljubica Jovic, 1936-, Marija Skaricic, 1977- and Mirjana Karanovic, 1957- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2006), 1 hour 15 mins
Ruža left Belgrade more than 25 years ago to seek a new life in Zurich. Now in her fifties, she has completely detached herself from the past. She owns a cafeteria and maintains an orderly, joyless existence. Mila, a waitress there, is a good-humored Croatian woman who also emigrated decades ago, but, unlike Ru...
directed by Andrea Staka, fl. 2000-2013; designed by Bettina Marx, fl. 1995-2013; produced by Samir, Susann Rudlinger, fl. 2006 and Mirjam Quinte, fl. 2006; performed by Ljubica Jovic, 1936-, Marija Skaricic, 1977- and Mirjana Karanovic, 1957- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2006), 1 hour 15 mins
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Hawaii, Oslo
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directed by Erik Poppe, 1960-; designed by Maria Bohlin, fl. 2000-2008; produced by Finn Gjerdrum, fl. 2008; performed by Evy Kasseth Rosten, 1978-, Jan Gunnar Roise, fl. 2004 and Trond Espen Seim, 1971- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2004), 2 hours
Hawaii, Oslo is the story of a handful of desperate people whose paths cross on the hottest day of the year in Oslo. Frode and Milla have their first child, but learn he will not live long without an expensive operation they cannot afford. Bobbie-Pop is a faded singer who tries to commit suicide. Leon is an instit...
directed by Erik Poppe, 1960-; designed by Maria Bohlin, fl. 2000-2008; produced by Finn Gjerdrum, fl. 2008; performed by Evy Kasseth Rosten, 1978-, Jan Gunnar Roise, fl. 2004 and Trond Espen Seim, 1971- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2004), 2 hours
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In Love We Trust
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directed by Wang Xiaoshuai, 1966-; produced by Bin Huang, fl. 2007 and Isabelle Glachant, fl. 2005-2014; performed by Nan Yu, 1978-, Jia-yi Zhang, fl. 2007 and Weiwei Liu, 1951- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 56 mins
A divorced couple learns that the only way to save their little daughter Hehe, who suffers from a blood disease, is to have another child. Now both remarried, Mei Zhu and Xiao Lu are forced to test their love and their commitment to one another by putting their current relationships in danger. A story of parenthoo...
directed by Wang Xiaoshuai, 1966-; produced by Bin Huang, fl. 2007 and Isabelle Glachant, fl. 2005-2014; performed by Nan Yu, 1978-, Jia-yi Zhang, fl. 2007 and Weiwei Liu, 1951- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 56 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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The Light Thief
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directed by Aktan Arym Kubat, 1957-; designed by Inara Abdieva, fl. 2010-2011; produced by Marc Baschet, fl. 2010, Karl Baumgartner, 1949-, Thanassis Karathanos, fl. 2008, Altynai Koichumanova, fl. 2010, Cedomir Kolar, fl. 1991-2010 and Denis Vaslin, fl. 2003-2013, Volya Films, Asap Films, Oy Art Film Producing Company, Pallas Film and ZDF Television; performed by Askat Sulaimanov, fl. 2005-2010, Taalaikan Abazova, fl. 2010 and Aktan Arym Kubat, 1957- (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2010), 1 hour 16 mins
In this colorful modern-day parable of good and evil, a humble village electrician devotes his compassion and ingenuity to destitute neighbors in a wind-swept valley of Kyrgyzstan. Played with wry humanity by writer-director Aktan Arym Kubat, the trusting Mr. Light strikes a suspect bargain with a rich developer r...
directed by Aktan Arym Kubat, 1957-; designed by Inara Abdieva, fl. 2010-2011; produced by Marc Baschet, fl. 2010, Karl Baumgartner, 1949-, Thanassis Karathanos, fl. 2008, Altynai Koichumanova, fl. 2010, Cedomir Kolar, fl. 1991-2010 and Denis Vaslin, fl. 2003-2013, Volya Films, Asap Films, Oy Art Film Producing Company, Pallas Film and ZDF Television; performed by Askat Sulaimanov, fl. 2005-2010, Taalaikan Abazova, fl. 2010 and Aktan Arym Kubat, 1957- (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2010), 1 hour 16 mins
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