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Bus Stop: El Rapido
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directed by Herve Rebillon (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2007), 1 hour
South America remains the most Latin of all continents, the cradle of many a civilisation. We tend to think that the countries are very similar, where in fact, life, customs, landscapes or religion can be as different as the countryside on each side of the Andes Cordillera. When we picture South America, we think...
directed by Herve Rebillon (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2007), 1 hour
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The Good, The Bad, And The Interesting
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directed by Nicolas Frank (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2006), 58 mins
The Heart and Soul of Soule T. Bitting, Painter, Writer and Fisherman... Soule T. Bitting, a fifty-five year old American born in Chicago, arrived on Amorgos - one of the Cycladic Islands in Greece – in 1978. He liked what he saw, settled there and basically retired from our world. Soule is one of those charac...
directed by Nicolas Frank (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2006), 58 mins
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Judging Japan
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directed by Tim B. Toidze, fl. 1995; produced by Luc Martin-Gousset and Tim B. Toidze, fl. 1995, Arte France, Point du Jour International and Sundial Entertainment (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 57 mins
The Tokyo Trial – the International Military Tribunal for the Far East - had been convened in 1946 to prosecute the leaders of the Empire of Japan for war crimes. It was to be the Nuremberg trial of the Far East. It had been decided upon by the Allies to avenge these decades of misery and death. But it would pro...
directed by Tim B. Toidze, fl. 1995; produced by Luc Martin-Gousset and Tim B. Toidze, fl. 1995, Arte France, Point du Jour International and Sundial Entertainment (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 57 mins
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Samurai and Idiots: The Olympus Affair
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directed by Hyoe Yamamoto, fl. 2000; produced by Point du Jour International and Vesuvius (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2015), 1 hour 13 mins
In Oct. 2011, Japanese Corporation Olympus suddenly dismissed its president and CEO, British-born Michael Woodford - after 6 months into his tenure - for blowing the whistle on the 1.7 billion dollar fraud the company had been keeping secret for 20 years. Woodford became the centre of media attention and his relen...
directed by Hyoe Yamamoto, fl. 2000; produced by Point du Jour International and Vesuvius (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2015), 1 hour 13 mins
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Truck Stop, Bolivia, The Road Of The Yungas
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produced by Herve Rebillon, in Truck Stop (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2000), 57 mins
Wedged between the Andes cordillera and the Amazonian plains in an area known as the Yungas, a perilous mountain track climbs to an altitude of over 4 000 m. It is known as one of the most dangerous roads in the world; the slightest error can be fatal on a road that has seen many tragedies: last year alone 200 los...
produced by Herve Rebillon, in Truck Stop (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2000), 57 mins
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Via Via, Move Along!
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directed by Dorine Brun (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2009), 1 hour
Writer and director Dorine Brun has been living for a few months in Palermo, exploring Sicilian life and society while dreaming of all the wonderful films she might make one day... While crossing the city, it struck her that at every street corner, on every little square where cars could be parked – or rather,...
directed by Dorine Brun (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2009), 1 hour
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Catholicism At the Crossroads
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written by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006; directed by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2014), 1 hour 16 mins
After the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI – an unprecedented event in modern times - a non-European has been elected for the first time: Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio from Argentina. The newly elected Pope is fully aware of the challenges awaiting him and conceded: 'They came to find me at the end of the world...
written by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006; directed by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2014), 1 hour 16 mins
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Dark Side Of The Moon
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directed by William Karel, 1940- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2002), 1 hour
Originally, in 2001, director William Karel wanted to make a film on Stanley Kubrick, one year after his death. While talking to his widow, he discovered the extent of the collaboration that existed between Kubrick and the NASA. It turns out that Kubrick and other Hollywood producers contributed largely to the pop...
directed by William Karel, 1940- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2002), 1 hour
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The Fruitless Tree
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directed by Aicha Macky, fl. 2011; composed by Dominique Peter, fl. 2015; produced by Sani Magori, 1971- and Clara Vuillermoz, fl. 2012, Les Films du Balibari and Maggia Images (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 52 mins
As a married but childless woman, Aicha finds herself in a situation that is totally “out of the ordinary” in her country, Niger, where women are expected to have children. But just like everywhere else in the world today, Niger also experiences problems with infertility. Based on her personal story, Aicha Mac...
directed by Aicha Macky, fl. 2011; composed by Dominique Peter, fl. 2015; produced by Sani Magori, 1971- and Clara Vuillermoz, fl. 2012, Les Films du Balibari and Maggia Images (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 52 mins
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Iran at a Turning Point
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directed by Antoine Mariotti, fl. 2006 and Vincent de Cointet, fl. 2007; composed by Yan Volsy, 1970-; produced by Vladimir Donn, fl. 2000, Sapo & Sons, France 24, Point du Jour International and ARTE (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 55 mins
On 14 July 2015, thousands of Iranians took to the streets of Tehran to express their joy after the “nuclear deal framework” had been signed between Iran and the West. This agreement was a sign of hope for many Iranians. Ten months later, have these hopes been justified? Will the historic agreement of July 201...
directed by Antoine Mariotti, fl. 2006 and Vincent de Cointet, fl. 2007; composed by Yan Volsy, 1970-; produced by Vladimir Donn, fl. 2000, Sapo & Sons, France 24, Point du Jour International and ARTE (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 55 mins
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