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Barbs Wasteland
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directed by Marta Mateus, fl. 2002; produced by Joana Ferreira, fl. 2009 and Isabel Machado, fl. 2009; performed by Francisco Barbeiro, fl. 2017, Gonçalo Prudêncio, fl. 2017, José Codices, fl. 2017 and Maria Clara Madeira, fl. 2017 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2017), 25 mins,
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At the end of the 19th century the peasants in Portugal started a courageous struggle for better work conditions. After generations of starving misery, the Carnation Revolution sowed the promise of an Agrarian Reform. Mostly in the Alentejo region, these rural workers occupied the huge properties where they were o...
directed by Marta Mateus, fl. 2002; produced by Joana Ferreira, fl. 2009 and Isabel Machado, fl. 2009; performed by Francisco Barbeiro, fl. 2017, Gonçalo Prudêncio, fl. 2017, José Codices, fl. 2017 and Maria Clara Madeira, fl. 2017 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2017), 25 mins,
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The Day Before the End
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directed by Lav Diaz, 1958-; performed by Willy Fernandez, fl. 2009, Noel Miralles, fl. 1999, Hazel Orencio, fl. 2010 and Noel Sto. Domingo, fl. 2004 (Grasshopper Film, 2016), 16 mins
In the year 2050, the Philippines brace for the coming of the fiercest storm ever to hit the country. And as the wind and waters start to rage, poets are being murdered.
directed by Lav Diaz, 1958-; performed by Willy Fernandez, fl. 2009, Noel Miralles, fl. 1999, Hazel Orencio, fl. 2010 and Noel Sto. Domingo, fl. 2004 (Grasshopper Film, 2016), 16 mins
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Fish Tail
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directed by Nuno Leonel, fl. 2015 and Joaquim Pinto, fl. 2015 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2015), 1 hour 44 mins
The impact of global industrial overfishing on a small community of fishermen in the Azores is explored in this intimate, beautiful documentary.
directed by Nuno Leonel, fl. 2015 and Joaquim Pinto, fl. 2015 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2015), 1 hour 44 mins
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The Joycean Society
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directed by Dora Garcia, fl. 2013; produced by Auguste Orts (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2013), 53 mins
James Joyce’s Finnegan’s Wake has long been considered one of the most difficult texts in the English Language. The Joycean Society is an utterly absorbing and fascinating documentary about a small but dedicated group of Joyce devotees who have been reading the book for the last thirty years – highlighting t...
directed by Dora Garcia, fl. 2013; produced by Auguste Orts (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2013), 53 mins
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Lost and Beautiful
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directed by Pietro Marcello, 1976-; produced by Sara Fgaier, 1982- (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2015), 1 hour 35 mins
Conceived as a documentary, director Pietro Marcello (Martin Eden) had to change course when his lead, a humble shepherd turned local hero, passed away during production. The resulting film is a beautiful and fantastical ode to his memory and their beloved country.
directed by Pietro Marcello, 1976-; produced by Sara Fgaier, 1982- (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2015), 1 hour 35 mins
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Not Reconciled
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directed by Jean-Marie Straub, fl. 1982; produced by Daniele Huillet, fl. 1982 and Jean-Marie Straub, fl. 1982; performed by Heinrich Hargesheimer, fl. 1965, Carlheinz Hargesheimer, fl. 1965, Martha Staendner, fl. 1965, Daniele Huillet, fl. 1982, Henning Harmssen, fl. 1965 and Ulrich Hopmann, fl. 1965 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 1965), 52 mins
Straub-Huillet's heralded feature debut eschews conventional form and storytelling to chart the origins and legacy of Nazism, as well as the moral demands of obedience and sacrifice within the German bourgeois family, in this vigorous adaptation of Heinrich Böll’s novel.
directed by Jean-Marie Straub, fl. 1982; produced by Daniele Huillet, fl. 1982 and Jean-Marie Straub, fl. 1982; performed by Heinrich Hargesheimer, fl. 1965, Carlheinz Hargesheimer, fl. 1965, Martha Staendner, fl. 1965, Daniele Huillet, fl. 1982, Henning Harmssen, fl. 1965 and Ulrich Hopmann, fl. 1965 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 1965), 52 mins
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Sweetgrass
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directed by Lucien Castaing-Taylor, 1966- and Ilisa Barbash, 1959-; produced by Ilisa Barbash, 1959- (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2009), 1 hour 43 mins
NEW DIGITAL RESTORATION. An unsentimental elegy to the American West, Sweetgrass follows the last modern-day cowboys to lead their flocks of sheep up into Montana’s breathtaking and often dangerous Absaroka-Beartooth mountains for summer pasture. This astonishingly beautiful yet unsparing film reveals a world in...
directed by Lucien Castaing-Taylor, 1966- and Ilisa Barbash, 1959-; produced by Ilisa Barbash, 1959- (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2009), 1 hour 43 mins
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Take What You Can Carry
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directed by Matthew Porterfield, fl. 2006; produced by Zsuzsanna Kiràly, fl. 2011 and Matthew Porterfield, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2015), 32 mins
The first film made outside his native Baltimore, a luminous short film exploring place, character and transition from filmmaker Matt Porterfield (Putty Hill).
directed by Matthew Porterfield, fl. 2006; produced by Zsuzsanna Kiràly, fl. 2011 and Matthew Porterfield, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2015), 32 mins
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Women of the Venezuelan Chaos
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directed by Margarita Cadenas, fl. 2018; produced by Margarita Cadenas, fl. 2018 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 1 hour 23 mins
Embodying strength and stoicism, five Venezuelan women from diverse backgrounds and generations each draw a portrait of their country as it suffers under the worst crisis in its history amid extreme food and medicine shortages, a broken justice system, and widespread fear, in this powerful and timely documentary.
directed by Margarita Cadenas, fl. 2018; produced by Margarita Cadenas, fl. 2018 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 1 hour 23 mins
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World Without End
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directed by Jem Cohen, fl. 2016; produced by Gravity Hill (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2016), 58 mins
A walk through a quiet waterside town in England yields myriad revelations - from prize-winning Indian curries to a nearly lost world of proto-punk music - in this wondrous new documentary from Jem Cohen, director of Museum Hours and Counting.
directed by Jem Cohen, fl. 2016; produced by Gravity Hill (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2016), 58 mins
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