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QUEMADO POR EL SOL by Nikita MIKHALKOV

19 Nov

An accomplished colonel and well-reputed war heroe enjoys his family´s company on a still summer day. Suddenly, he receives an unexpected visit from a man he last saw many years back. As it gets dark, the colonels finds out the true reason of the visit. Bright exposure of Stalin’s purges.

 

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12 by Nikita MIKHALKOV

19 Nov

12 nikita mijalovAn eighteen-year-old Chechenian boy is schussed of killing his stepfather – a military of Russian Army. 12 members of a jury locked in the gym of a school deliberating about the boy’s fate. When someone’s life is at a stake, there is always room for doubts that make tensions explode. The verdict must be unanimous.

 

 

 

Tony TAKITANI by Jun ICHIKAWA

19 Nov

Tony Takitani is a lonely painter who falls in love with beautiful Eiko. The love he feels for her will set him free from his ostracism and with her he will live his happiest life days until he finds out that the actual and true Eiko’s passion is beyond the love that keeps them together.

Based on a story by Haruki Murakami

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Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

24 Jun

Unconventional Chinese artists. He opposes the communist regime of China. He likes transparency and fights for it.

http://aiweiweineversorry.com/

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Monsieur Lazhar – Philippe Falardeau, 2011.

10 Aug

Monsieur Lazhar est le prof substitute d´une prof qui vient de se quitter la vie…

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Los comulgantes – Ingmar Bergman, 1962.

10 Aug

Crisis espiritual de un párroco. Personaje esteril con nada que ofrecer; no se comunica ni con Dios ni con los seres humanos.

El director Bergman fue hijo de párroco luterano y la película, se dice, que es en parte autobiográfica.

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Dos chicas de hoy by Mike Leigh

10 Aug

British filmmaker. In English the title is ´´Career girls.´´ Annie y Hannah se reúnen un fin de semana y recuerdan el pasado que compartieron. Tender and upfront.

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