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City of Life and Death
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directed by Lu Chuan, 1971-; produced by Li Zhou, fl. 2009-2011, Andy Zhang, fl. 2009-2011, Qin Hong, fl. 2006-2017, Han Sanping, 1953- and John Chong, fl. 2009-2011, China Film Group, Chuan Films and Jiangsu Broadcasting System; performed by Hideo Nakaizumi, 1976-, Wei Fan, 1862- and Liu Ye, 1978- (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2009), 2 hours 16 mins
CITY OF LIFE AND DEATH, a stunning depiction of the Rape of Nanking, is "a film strong enough to change your life" (Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times). Director Lu Chuan (Mountain Patrol) based the film on the recorded witness testimony from the real-life survivors of the massacre, meticulously recreating the infam...
directed by Lu Chuan, 1971-; produced by Li Zhou, fl. 2009-2011, Andy Zhang, fl. 2009-2011, Qin Hong, fl. 2006-2017, Han Sanping, 1953- and John Chong, fl. 2009-2011, China Film Group, Chuan Films and Jiangsu Broadcasting System; performed by Hideo Nakaizumi, 1976-, Wei Fan, 1862- and Liu Ye, 1978- (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2009), 2 hours 16 mins
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Cup Final
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directed by Eran Riklis, 1954-; designed by Zmira Hershkovitz, fl. 1985-1994; produced by Michael Sharfstein, fl. 1992; performed by Salim Dau, 1951-, Mohammed Bakri, 1953- and Moshe Ivgy, 1953- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1991), 1 hour 48 mins
It's June, 1982. Israel has just invaded Lebanon. Unfortunately, this action is taking place in the middle of soccer's World Cup tournament. Cohen, an Israeli soldier, has tickets for the games in Barcelona, but he is stuck in the desert, seeking out the enemy. Things go from bad to worse for him when he is captur...
directed by Eran Riklis, 1954-; designed by Zmira Hershkovitz, fl. 1985-1994; produced by Michael Sharfstein, fl. 1992; performed by Salim Dau, 1951-, Mohammed Bakri, 1953- and Moshe Ivgy, 1953- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1991), 1 hour 48 mins
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Toyland
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directed by Jochen Alexander Freydank, 1967-; designed by Katrin Berthold, fl. 2001-2009; produced by Jochen Alexander Freydank, 1967-, Mephisto Film; performed by Tamay Bulut Ozvatan, fl. 2007, Cedric Eich, 2000- and Julia Jager, 1970- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 14 mins
Germany 1942: In order to protect her son Marianne Meißner tried to make him believe that the Jewish neighbours are going on a journey to "Toyland". One morning her son has disappeared - the Jewish neighbours too. TOYLAND is a film about guilt, responsibility, small and big lies.
directed by Jochen Alexander Freydank, 1967-; designed by Katrin Berthold, fl. 2001-2009; produced by Jochen Alexander Freydank, 1967-, Mephisto Film; performed by Tamay Bulut Ozvatan, fl. 2007, Cedric Eich, 2000- and Julia Jager, 1970- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 14 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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Witnesses
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directed by Vinko Bresan, 1964-; designed by Zeljka Franulovic, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Ivan Maloca, fl. 2003, Interfilm Productions; performed by Mirjana Karanovic, 1957-, Alma Prica, 1962- and Leon Lucev, 1970- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2003), 1 hour 23 mins
Split, Croatia, 1992. In a small village near the front-line, three drunken Croatian soldiers plan to take revenge on a Serb by targeting his house. The man turns out to be at home and gets shot. But there is a witness: his eleven-year-old daughter… Director BreÅ¡an tells the story from different perspectives,...
directed by Vinko Bresan, 1964-; designed by Zeljka Franulovic, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Ivan Maloca, fl. 2003, Interfilm Productions; performed by Mirjana Karanovic, 1957-, Alma Prica, 1962- and Leon Lucev, 1970- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2003), 1 hour 23 mins
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Caterpillar
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directed by Koji Wakamatsu, 1936-2012; designed by Makie Miyamoto, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Koji Wakamatsu, 1936-2012 and Noriko Ozaki, fl. 2010, Skhole Co. and Wakamatsu Production; performed by Emi Masuda, fl. 2010, Keigo Kasuya, fl. 2010 and Shinobu Terajima, 1972- (Kino Lorber, 2010), 1 hour 25 mins
Set during the time of the Second Sino-Japanese War, Caterpillar tells the story of a Japanese soldier who returns home horrifically mutilated. Liutenant Kurokawa is literally nothing but a human torso: he has lost both his arms and legs, and with burns covering half his face, he is also unable to speak. His wife,...
directed by Koji Wakamatsu, 1936-2012; designed by Makie Miyamoto, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Koji Wakamatsu, 1936-2012 and Noriko Ozaki, fl. 2010, Skhole Co. and Wakamatsu Production; performed by Emi Masuda, fl. 2010, Keigo Kasuya, fl. 2010 and Shinobu Terajima, 1972- (Kino Lorber, 2010), 1 hour 25 mins
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First Day Of Peace
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directed by Mirko Rucnov, fl. 2006-2009; produced by Sonja Rucnov, fl. 2009; performed by Milan Rajcevic, fl. 2009, Milja Kaurin, fl. 2009 and Rodoljub Burazor, fl. 2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 16 mins
A peasant brings a moment of harmony to a land torn apart by war as he plows his land on the disputed Bosnian border the day that peace is announced.
directed by Mirko Rucnov, fl. 2006-2009; produced by Sonja Rucnov, fl. 2009; performed by Milan Rajcevic, fl. 2009, Milja Kaurin, fl. 2009 and Rodoljub Burazor, fl. 2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 16 mins
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Hamsun
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directed by Jan Troell, 1931-; designed by Lotte Dandanell, 1942-; produced by Erik Crone, 1946-; performed by Anette Hoff, 1961-, Ghita Norby, 1935- and Max von Sydow, 1929- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1996), 2 hours 33 mins
In this epic story of love and treason, screen legend Max von Sydow (The Exorcist, Minority Report, Hannah and Her Sisters, The Seventh Seal, Three Days of the Condor, Zentropa, Pelle the Conqueror) gives a career-crowning performance as Knut Hamsun, Norway's controversial Nobel Laureate. Hamsun is his country's m...
directed by Jan Troell, 1931-; designed by Lotte Dandanell, 1942-; produced by Erik Crone, 1946-; performed by Anette Hoff, 1961-, Ghita Norby, 1935- and Max von Sydow, 1929- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1996), 2 hours 33 mins
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My Führer
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directed by Dani Levy, 1957-; designed by Nicole Fischnaller, fl. 1998-2013; produced by Stefan Arndt, 1961-, ARTE, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios, X-Filme Creative Pool and Y-Filme Directors Pool; performed by Sylvester Groth, 1958-, Ulrich Mühe, 1953-2007 and Helge Schneider, 1955- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2007), 1 hour 31 mins
The bastard love child of Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator and Mel Brooks' The Producers, My Führer is a wildly provocative and laugh-out-loud satire about Adolf Hitler and the Third Reich. December 1944: Berlin lies in ruins and the war is as good as lost. Goebbels is convinced all the country needs is a re-...
directed by Dani Levy, 1957-; designed by Nicole Fischnaller, fl. 1998-2013; produced by Stefan Arndt, 1961-, ARTE, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios, X-Filme Creative Pool and Y-Filme Directors Pool; performed by Sylvester Groth, 1958-, Ulrich Mühe, 1953-2007 and Helge Schneider, 1955- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2007), 1 hour 31 mins
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