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The Distance = Dooratwa
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directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; produced by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; performed by Ajoy Banerjee, fl. 1969-1987, Mamata Shankar, fl. 1997-2011 and Pradip Mukherjee, fl. 1976-2015 (Privately Published, 1979), 1 hour 31 mins,
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Dooratwa is a feature film directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta about a Calcutta college teacher and former revolutionary who marries a young woman but then leaves her when he learns that his wife is a single mother.
directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; produced by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; performed by Ajoy Banerjee, fl. 1969-1987, Mamata Shankar, fl. 1997-2011 and Pradip Mukherjee, fl. 1976-2015 (Privately Published, 1979), 1 hour 31 mins,
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Wend Kuuni
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directed by Gaston Kaboré, 1951-; produced by Direction du Cinema (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1982), 1 hour 8 mins
Wend Kuuni is a landmark in African filmmakers' attempts to "return to the sources" of their culture, to recover a "usable" African past to solve the problems of the African present. Filmmaker Gaston Kaboré adapts the measured rhythms of traditional African storytelling to create an authentically African cinemat...
directed by Gaston Kaboré, 1951-; produced by Direction du Cinema (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1982), 1 hour 8 mins
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سارا
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directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939-; performed by Khosro Shakibai, 1944-2008, Yasman Malek-Nasr, 1955- and Niki Karimi, 1971- (Iran: Privately Published), 1 hour 41 mins
Mehrjui is one of three Iranian directors who spearheaded Iranian cinema. This New Wave cinema icon is an intellectual director whose films are often inspired by literature. Sara, one of several female-character films of the nineties, offers an Iranian version of Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House, with modern-day Tehe...
directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939-; performed by Khosro Shakibai, 1944-2008, Yasman Malek-Nasr, 1955- and Niki Karimi, 1971- (Iran: Privately Published), 1 hour 41 mins
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Eles Não Usam Black-Tie
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written by Gianfrancesco Guarnieri, 1934-2006; directed by Leon Hirszman, 1938-1987; produced by Leon Hirszman, 1938-1987, Embrafilme and Leon Hirszman Produções Cinematográficas; performed by Gianfrancesco Guarnieri, 1934-2006, Fernanda Montenegro, 1929-, Carlos Alberto Riccelli, 1946- and Bete Mendes, 1949- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 1981), 2 hours 2 mins,
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Despite coming from a politically active family, a worker does not want to join a strike because he has a pregnant girlfriend.
written by Gianfrancesco Guarnieri, 1934-2006; directed by Leon Hirszman, 1938-1987; produced by Leon Hirszman, 1938-1987, Embrafilme and Leon Hirszman Produções Cinematográficas; performed by Gianfrancesco Guarnieri, 1934-2006, Fernanda Montenegro, 1929-, Carlos Alberto Riccelli, 1946- and Bete Mendes, 1949- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 1981), 2 hours 2 mins,
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My Brother's Wedding
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directed by Charles Burnett, 1944-; produced by Charles Burnett, 1944- and Gaye Shannon-Burnett, fl. 1983-1994, Charles Burnett Productions and ZDF Television; performed by Everett Silas, fl. 1993, Jessie Holmes, fl. 1983 and Gaye Shannon-Burnett, fl. 1983-1994 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1984), 1 hour 21 mins,
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In 1983, after many long months of shooting, Charles Burnett sent his rough-cut of My Brother's Wedding to his producers. Ignoring his request to finish the editing of the film, the producers rushed it to a New York festival screening, where it received a mixed review from the New York Times. With distributors sca...
directed by Charles Burnett, 1944-; produced by Charles Burnett, 1944- and Gaye Shannon-Burnett, fl. 1983-1994, Charles Burnett Productions and ZDF Television; performed by Everett Silas, fl. 1993, Jessie Holmes, fl. 1983 and Gaye Shannon-Burnett, fl. 1983-1994 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1984), 1 hour 21 mins,
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Silent Waters
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directed by Sabiha Sumar, 1961-; designed by Heike Fademrecht, fl. 1998-2013; produced by Philippe Avril, fl. 2003 and Helge Albers, fl. 2003, ARTE, Vidhi Films, Unlimited and Flying Moon Filmproduktion; performed by Arshad Mahmood, fl. 2003, Aamir Ali Malik, 1977- and Kiron Kher, 1955- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2003), 1 hour 35 mins
Silent Waters is set in 1979 in Pakistan, when General Zia-ul-Haq took control of the country and stoked the fires of Islamic nationalism. Ayesha, a Muslim woman who gets by on her late husband's pension and by teaching young girls the Koran, invests her hopes in her beloved son Saleem. But when Saleem takes up wi...
directed by Sabiha Sumar, 1961-; designed by Heike Fademrecht, fl. 1998-2013; produced by Philippe Avril, fl. 2003 and Helge Albers, fl. 2003, ARTE, Vidhi Films, Unlimited and Flying Moon Filmproduktion; performed by Arshad Mahmood, fl. 2003, Aamir Ali Malik, 1977- and Kiron Kher, 1955- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2003), 1 hour 35 mins
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Treeless Mountain
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directed by Kim So Yong, 1968-; produced by Bradley Rust Gray, 1971-, Jay Van Hoy, fl. 2001-2016, Lars Knudsen, fl. 2006-2016, Ben Howe, fl. 1997-2015 and Kim So Yong, 1968-, Soandbrad (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 1 hour 30 mins
Two sisters must fend for themselves when their mother abruptly packs up, leaving them in their alcoholic aunt's care in this tale of innocence lost.
directed by Kim So Yong, 1968-; produced by Bradley Rust Gray, 1971-, Jay Van Hoy, fl. 2001-2016, Lars Knudsen, fl. 2006-2016, Ben Howe, fl. 1997-2015 and Kim So Yong, 1968-, Soandbrad (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 1 hour 30 mins
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The Wrestlers = Uttara
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directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; produced by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; performed by Shankar Chakraborty, fl. 1991-2013, Tapas Pal, 1958- and Jaya Seal, fl. 1999-2016 (Privately Published, 2001), 1 hour 38 mins,
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This feature film, directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, is about two men who live together in a house near a remote railway crossing in rural Bengal. Their greatest passion is wrestling.
directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; produced by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; performed by Shankar Chakraborty, fl. 1991-2013, Tapas Pal, 1958- and Jaya Seal, fl. 1999-2016 (Privately Published, 2001), 1 hour 38 mins,
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El imperio de la fortuna
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written by Juan Rulfo, 1917-1986; directed by Arturo Ripstein, 1943-; produced by Héctor López, fl. 1963, Mexico. Ministry of Culture. Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía; performed by Ernesto Gómez Cruz, 1933-, Blanca Guerra, 1953- and Alejandro Parodi, 1928-2011 (Mexico: Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE), 1985), 2 hours 12 mins,
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Dionisio Pinzón is a crier in a village in Mexico. His withered hand has deprived of almost everything and live miserably under his mother shelter, overwhelmed by overlapping grudges. One day comes to San Miguel del Milagro a fair. He is recruited as the hitching screamer in cockfighting.
written by Juan Rulfo, 1917-1986; directed by Arturo Ripstein, 1943-; produced by Héctor López, fl. 1963, Mexico. Ministry of Culture. Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía; performed by Ernesto Gómez Cruz, 1933-, Blanca Guerra, 1953- and Alejandro Parodi, 1928-2011 (Mexico: Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE), 1985), 2 hours 12 mins,
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