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Angel Wagenstein: Art is a Weapon
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directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins

"Every revolution is an adventure." - Angel Wagenstein.

As a teenager in wartime Bulgaria, Angel Wagenstein commanded a daredevil Jewish partisan brigade, surviving capture and torture by fascist police. When post-war dreams of a socialist utopia turned to dust, his films became a kind of covert resistance against...

directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
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The Chosen
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directed by Jeremy Kagan, 1945-; produced by Edie Landau, fl. 1973-1988 and Ely Landau, 1920-1993, Chosen Film Company; performed by Maximilian Schell, 1930-2014, Rod Steiger, 1925-2002 and Robby Benson, 1956- (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 1982), 1 hour 47 mins,
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In 1944, in Brooklyn, two Jewish kids become friends. One is from a very conservative family, and the other is more liberal. The issues of importance of tradition, parental expectations and the formation of Israel cause constant friction.
directed by Jeremy Kagan, 1945-; produced by Edie Landau, fl. 1973-1988 and Ely Landau, 1920-1993, Chosen Film Company; performed by Maximilian Schell, 1930-2014, Rod Steiger, 1925-2002 and Robby Benson, 1956- (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 1982), 1 hour 47 mins,
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Dark Blue World
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directed by Jan Sverák, 1965-; produced by Jan Sverák, 1965- and Eric Abraham, fl. 1983, Biograf Jan Sverak, Ceska Televize, Eurimages and Czech Television; performed by Ondrej Vetchý, 1962-, Krystof Hádek, 1982- and Tara Fitzgerald, 1967- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2001), 1 hour 53 mins,
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Having flown for the British Royal Air Force, Czech pilot Franta Sláma (Onderj Vetchý) finds himself imprisoned in a post-WWII totalitarian Communist labor camp for "betraying" his country. Rewinding this story, award-winning director Jan Sverák takes us back to when Franta and his young protégé Karel Vojtise...
directed by Jan Sverák, 1965-; produced by Jan Sverák, 1965- and Eric Abraham, fl. 1983, Biograf Jan Sverak, Ceska Televize, Eurimages and Czech Television; performed by Ondrej Vetchý, 1962-, Krystof Hádek, 1982- and Tara Fitzgerald, 1967- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2001), 1 hour 53 mins,
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Europe in 8 Bits
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directed by Javier Polo, fl. 2014 (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pragda, 2013), 1 hour 16 mins
Europe In 8 Bits explores the world of chip music, a new musical trend that is growing exponentially throughout Europe. The stars of this musical movement reveal to us how to reuse old videogame’s hardware like Nintendo’s GameBoy, NES, Atari ST, Amiga, and the Commodore 64 to turn them into a tool capable of c...
directed by Javier Polo, fl. 2014 (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pragda, 2013), 1 hour 16 mins
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A Film Unfinished
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directed by Yael Hersonski, fl. 2004-2011; produced by Itay Ken Tor, fl. 1999-2014 and Noemi Schory, fl. 2002-2011 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
This potent documentary uses a long-lost film reel to illustrate how the Nazis controlled images of Jewish life during World War II. Though the Nazis made a propaganda movie of contented Jews in the Warsaw ghetto, the missing spool exposes the truth. Director Yael Hersonski shows how the imagery was staged to dist...
directed by Yael Hersonski, fl. 2004-2011; produced by Itay Ken Tor, fl. 1999-2014 and Noemi Schory, fl. 2002-2011 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
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Fitzcarraldo
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directed by Werner Herzog, 1942-; produced by Werner Herzog, 1942- and Lucki Stipetić, fl. 1972, Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, Pro-ject Filmproduktion and ZDF Television; performed by Klaus Kinski, 1926-1991, Claudia Cardinale, 1938- and José Lewgoy, 1920-2003 (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 1982), 2 hours 37 mins,
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Werner Herzog's Fitzcarraldo is a movie in the great tradition of grandiose cinematic visions. Like Coppola's Apocalypse Now or Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, it is a quest film in which the hero's quest is scarcely more mad than the filmmaker's.” – Roger Ebert

Iquitos is a town isolated in the middle of the jun...

directed by Werner Herzog, 1942-; produced by Werner Herzog, 1942- and Lucki Stipetić, fl. 1972, Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, Pro-ject Filmproduktion and ZDF Television; performed by Klaus Kinski, 1926-1991, Claudia Cardinale, 1938- and José Lewgoy, 1920-2003 (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 1982), 2 hours 37 mins,
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Good Bye Lenin!
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directed by Wolfgang Becker, 1954-; produced by Stefan Arndt, 1961- and Manuela Stehr, 1957-, X-Filme Creative Pool and Westdeutscher Rundfunk; performed by Daniel Brühl, 1978-, Katrin Sass, 1956- and Chulpan Khamatova, 1975- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 2 hours 1 mins,
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October, 1989 was a bad time to fall into a coma if you lived in East Germany - and this is precisely what happens to Alex's proudly socialist mother. Alex has big problems on his hands when she suddenly awakens eight months later. Her heart is so weak that any shock might kill her. And what could be more shocking...
directed by Wolfgang Becker, 1954-; produced by Stefan Arndt, 1961- and Manuela Stehr, 1957-, X-Filme Creative Pool and Westdeutscher Rundfunk; performed by Daniel Brühl, 1978-, Katrin Sass, 1956- and Chulpan Khamatova, 1975- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 2 hours 1 mins,
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Good Times, Wonderful Times
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directed by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000; produced by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000, Lionel Rogosin Films and Impact Films; performed by Molly Parkin, 1932- (New York, NY: Milestone Films, 2012), 1 hour 10 mins
GOOD TIMES, WONDERFUL TIMES was Rogosin’s plea for humanity and against war and fascism. For two years, Rogosin traveled to twelve countries to collect footage of war atrocities from their archives. He interspersed these harrowing images with scenes of a London cocktail party’s mundane chatter. GOOD TIMES, WONDE...
directed by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000; produced by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000, Lionel Rogosin Films and Impact Films; performed by Molly Parkin, 1932- (New York, NY: Milestone Films, 2012), 1 hour 10 mins
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Head in the Clouds
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directed by John Duigan, 1949-; designed by Mario Davignon, fl. 1979; produced by Michael Cowan, 1965-, Bertil Ohlsson, 1939-, Jason Piette, fl. 1996-2018, Jonathan Olsberg, fl. 1988, André Rouleau, fl. 1999 and Maxime Rémillard, 1975-, Remstar Films Inc., Spice Factory, Arclight Films, Dakota Productions and Tusk Productions; performed by Charlize Theron, 1975-, Penélope Cruz, 1974- and Stuart Townsend, 1972- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 2 hours 1 mins,
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Academy Award-winner Charlize Theron, Penélope Cruz (Vanilla Sky) and Stuart Townsend (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen) star in this sweeping romance saga of passion, betrayal and redemption. War clouds may be gathering over Europe, but Gilda (Theron) still chooses to live her life solely for pleasure. A r...
directed by John Duigan, 1949-; designed by Mario Davignon, fl. 1979; produced by Michael Cowan, 1965-, Bertil Ohlsson, 1939-, Jason Piette, fl. 1996-2018, Jonathan Olsberg, fl. 1988, André Rouleau, fl. 1999 and Maxime Rémillard, 1975-, Remstar Films Inc., Spice Factory, Arclight Films, Dakota Productions and Tusk Productions; performed by Charlize Theron, 1975-, Penélope Cruz, 1974- and Stuart Townsend, 1972- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 2 hours 1 mins,
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Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle
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directed by Werner Herzog, 1942-; produced by Werner Herzog, 1942-, Werner Herzog Filmproduktion; performed by Bruno S., 1932-2010, Walter Ladengast, 1899-1980 and Brigitte Mira, 1910-2005 (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 1974), 1 hour 49 mins,
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This film by Werner Herzog recounts the tale of Kasper Hauser, a foundling and his mysterious discovery and fate.
directed by Werner Herzog, 1942-; produced by Werner Herzog, 1942-, Werner Herzog Filmproduktion; performed by Bruno S., 1932-2010, Walter Ladengast, 1899-1980 and Brigitte Mira, 1910-2005 (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 1974), 1 hour 49 mins,
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