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Bless Their Little Hearts
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directed by Billy Woodberry, 1950-; produced by Billy Woodberry, 1950-; performed by Nate Hardman, fl. 1974-1983, Kaycee Moore, fl. 1977-1999, Angela Burnett, fl. 1978-1983, Ronald Burnett, fl. 1978-1983 and Kimberly Burnett, fl. 1983-1983 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1984), 1 hour 21 mins

Director Billy Woodberry teamed with friend and fellow UCLA filmmaker Charles Burnett to create BLESS THEIR LITTLE HEARTS, one of seminal masterpieces from the “L.A. Rebellion” movement. Milestone is honored to be able to present the UCLA Film and Television Archive’s glowing restoration of this haunting and...

directed by Billy Woodberry, 1950-; produced by Billy Woodberry, 1950-; performed by Nate Hardman, fl. 1974-1983, Kaycee Moore, fl. 1977-1999, Angela Burnett, fl. 1978-1983, Ronald Burnett, fl. 1978-1983 and Kimberly Burnett, fl. 1983-1983 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1984), 1 hour 21 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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Death on a Full Moon Day
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directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Kumara Karunananda, fl. 1997, Nayana Hettiarachchi, fl. 1997 and Joe Abeywickrama, 1933-2011 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 9 mins
Told against the backdrop of civil war, endemic poverty, and the struggles of everyday life in rural Sri Lanka, Death on a Full Moon Day revolves around the central protagonist, Wannihami, a blind man with a fierce sense of independence. When his son Bandara is killed by a land mine while fighting against Tamil r...
directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Kumara Karunananda, fl. 1997, Nayana Hettiarachchi, fl. 1997 and Joe Abeywickrama, 1933-2011 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 9 mins
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Munyurangabo
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directed by Lee Isaac Chung, 1978-; produced by Lee Isaac Chung, 1978-, Almond Tree Films; performed by Jean Marie Vianney Nkurikiyinka, fl. 2007, Eric Ndorunkundiye, fl. 2007 and Jeff Rutagengwa, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 34 mins
After stealing a machete from a market in Kigali, Munyurangabo and his friend, Sangwa, leave the city on a journey tied to their pasts. Munyurangabo wants justice for his parents who were killed in the genocide, and Sangwa wants to visit the home he deserted years ago. Though they plan to visit Sangwa's home for j...
directed by Lee Isaac Chung, 1978-; produced by Lee Isaac Chung, 1978-, Almond Tree Films; performed by Jean Marie Vianney Nkurikiyinka, fl. 2007, Eric Ndorunkundiye, fl. 2007 and Jeff Rutagengwa, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 34 mins
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ÐỜI CÁT = Sandy Lives
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directed by Nguyen Thanh Van, fl. 1995-2008; performed by Anh Hong, 1977-, Duong Don, 1957-0011 and Ninh Cong, fl. 2001 (Vietnam: Privately Published), 1 hour 28 mins
For twenty years, Camh has lived in North Vietnam, unable to return to his home in the south, a small fishing village where his wife waits for him. She has been a guerrilla fighter for the triumphant communist forces, and has made a living selling food in the market. She is happy to reunite with her husband unti...
directed by Nguyen Thanh Van, fl. 1995-2008; performed by Anh Hong, 1977-, Duong Don, 1957-0011 and Ninh Cong, fl. 2001 (Vietnam: Privately Published), 1 hour 28 mins
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Flame
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directed by Ingrid Sinclair, fl. 1988; produced by Joel Phiri, fl. 1995 and Simon Bright, fl. 1996, California Newsreel (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1996), 1 hour 28 mins
Flame is perhaps the most controversial film ever made in Africa --certainly the only one to be seized by the police during editing on the grounds it was subversive and pornographic. Ingrid Sinclair's moving tribute to women fighters in the Zimbabwean liberation struggle aroused the fire of war veterans and the mi...
directed by Ingrid Sinclair, fl. 1988; produced by Joel Phiri, fl. 1995 and Simon Bright, fl. 1996, California Newsreel (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1996), 1 hour 28 mins
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Walls Within
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directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Edward Gunawardhana, fl. 1997-2004, Damayanthi Fonseka, fl. 1992-1997 and Nita Fernando, fl. 1965-2013 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 22 mins
Sri Lankan director Prasanna Vithanage sets this tragic story of the fifties in the walled city of Galle Fort, where Violet, a middle-aged woman, has raised two daughters alone. One is married and one engaged, and she seeks to get them settled as the reappearance of Victor, her lost first love, makes her wonder i...
directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Edward Gunawardhana, fl. 1997-2004, Damayanthi Fonseka, fl. 1992-1997 and Nita Fernando, fl. 1965-2013 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 22 mins
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