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Absurdistan
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directed by Veit Helmer, 1968-; designed by Serap Bahadir, fl. 2007-2011; produced by Veit Helmer, 1968-, Veit Helmer Filmproduktion, Südwestrundfunk (SWR), Bayerischer Rundfunk and Arte France; performed by Nino Chkheidze, fl. 2008, Max Mauff, 1987- and Kristyna Malerova, 1985- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 24 mins
Welcome to Absurdistan, a small village in the high desert mountains, just on the outskirts of reality, where magical visions and bizarre events fuse together. The village is facing a water shortage, but the men are too lazy to fix a rickety pipeline and the women are getting fed up with their good-for-nothing hus...
directed by Veit Helmer, 1968-; designed by Serap Bahadir, fl. 2007-2011; produced by Veit Helmer, 1968-, Veit Helmer Filmproduktion, Südwestrundfunk (SWR), Bayerischer Rundfunk and Arte France; performed by Nino Chkheidze, fl. 2008, Max Mauff, 1987- and Kristyna Malerova, 1985- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 24 mins
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The Bridesmaid
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directed by Claude Chabrol, 1930-2010; designed by Mic Cheminal, fl. 1975-2010; produced by Patrick Godeau, fl. 2004, Alicéléo, France 2 Cinema and Integral Film; performed by Aurore Clement, 1945-, Laura Smet, 1983- and Benoit Magimel, 1974- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2004), 1 hour 46 mins
It's love at first sight when bridesmaid Senta falls into the life of handsome young Philippe at the wedding of his younger sister. As their passion for one another intensifies, Philippe slowly discovers that Senta is shrouded in mystery. When one day she asks Philippe to perform a terrible deed as proof of his lo...
directed by Claude Chabrol, 1930-2010; designed by Mic Cheminal, fl. 1975-2010; produced by Patrick Godeau, fl. 2004, Alicéléo, France 2 Cinema and Integral Film; performed by Aurore Clement, 1945-, Laura Smet, 1983- and Benoit Magimel, 1974- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2004), 1 hour 46 mins
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Caterina Va in Città
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directed by Paolo Virzì, 1964-; produced by RAI Cinema and Cattleya (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2003), 1 hour 42 mins
In this coming of age drama from Italy, Caterina (Alice Teghil) moves from a provincial seaside town to politically-charged, class-conscious Rome. As her parent's marriage disintegrates in the face of her father's social frustrations, Caterina finds comfort in her extended family, and hope for the future in a budd...
directed by Paolo Virzì, 1964-; produced by RAI Cinema and Cattleya (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2003), 1 hour 42 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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Eastern Boys
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directed by Robin Campillo, 1962-; produced by Films de Pierre (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 2 hours 9 mins
Arriving from all over the Eastern Bloc, the men who loiter around the Gare du Nord train station in Paris are scraping by however they can, forming gangs for support and protection, ever fearful of being caught by the police and deported. When the middle-aged, bourgeois Daniel (Olivier Rabourdin) approaches a boy...
directed by Robin Campillo, 1962-; produced by Films de Pierre (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 2 hours 9 mins
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Eyes Wide Open
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directed by Haim Tabakman, fl. 2004-2012; produced by Pimpa Film Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 33 mins
Aaron, a butcher and devout family man in Jerusalem's ultraorthodox Jewish community, has his quiet existence interrupted one day when Erzi, a handsome, young Yeshiva student, happens on his shop. Intrigued by the young man, Aaron offers Erzi a job and over time becomes his friend and mentor. The two men, working...
directed by Haim Tabakman, fl. 2004-2012; produced by Pimpa Film Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 33 mins
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The German Doctor
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directed by Lucia Puenzo, 1976-; produced by Historias Cinematograficas (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 34 mins
Patagonia, 1960. A German doctor (Alex Brendemuhl) meets an Argentinean family and follows them on a long desert road to a small town where the family will be starting a new life. Eva (Natalia Oreiro), Enzo (Diego Peretti) and their three children welcome the doctor into their home and entrust their young daughter...
directed by Lucia Puenzo, 1976-; produced by Historias Cinematograficas (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 34 mins
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Notre univers impitoyable
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directed by Léa Fazer, 1965- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2007), 1 hour 24 mins
Victor and Margot are two lawyers on the fast track to success at a major law firm. They are also a loving couple. After a senior partner at the firm dies unexpectedly, it is decided that either Margot or Victor will be promoted to the important position. The other will have to settle for a supporting role. What I...
directed by Léa Fazer, 1965- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2007), 1 hour 24 mins
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Petits Freres
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directed by Jacques Doillon, 1944-; designed by Chiara Gherarducci, fl. 1995-2005; produced by Marin Karmitz, 1938-, Canal+, France 3 Cinéma, MK2 Productions and Marin Karmitz Productions; performed by Stephanie Touly, fl. 1999, Ilies Sefraoui, fl. 1999 and Mustapha Goumane, fl. 1999 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1999), 1 hour 44 mins
Jacques Doillon, director of the widely loved Ponette, has crafted a wonderful follow-up, the gritty and authentic, yet also unexpectedly lyrical and buoyant Petits Freres. Talia, a 13-year old girl who is already battle weary from fighting with her mean stepfather, runs away from home with her beloved dog Kim. Sh...
directed by Jacques Doillon, 1944-; designed by Chiara Gherarducci, fl. 1995-2005; produced by Marin Karmitz, 1938-, Canal+, France 3 Cinéma, MK2 Productions and Marin Karmitz Productions; performed by Stephanie Touly, fl. 1999, Ilies Sefraoui, fl. 1999 and Mustapha Goumane, fl. 1999 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1999), 1 hour 44 mins
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La Pivellina
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directed by Tizza Covi, 1971- and Rainer Frimmel, 1971-; produced by Vento Film (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 41 mins
Steeped in the neorealist tradition of Roberto Rossellini and Vittorio De Sica, Little Girl is a captivating tale of people at the margins of society who open their hearts to a stranger. In a run-down park on the outskirts of Rome, a two year-old girl is discovered and taken in by a family of hard-luck circus perf...
directed by Tizza Covi, 1971- and Rainer Frimmel, 1971-; produced by Vento Film (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 41 mins
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