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Description: A substantial part of life is claimed by boredom. Beauty, love, work.. sometimes it just isn't worth getting out of bed. A woman in a strawberry pie factory, a stressed desert nomad, a Wall road stockbroker, the last living WW2 female spy, a painter who paints Time for 42 years, the first school shooter in history who wounded eleven kids and killed two adults because: 'I don't like Mondays', are the characters in this film. John Malkovich gives voice to the inner bored human being. He crawls under your skin prompting questions: Howmany folks in the globe are like me?
Description: The San Francisco Embarcadero Freeway comes to life in this elegy for modernity. The Freeway was deemed a triumph of engineering, a monument for human inventiveness. With the 1989 earthquake, however, the freeway was severely damaged and with it all the industrial-technological promises it held. Premonition shows the case before the crisis, a deceptive moment of industrial harmony.
Description: This documentary follows painter and musician Lyn Foulkes from age 70 to 77 as he labors to finished two astonishing tableaux that demonstrate his outsider's perspective and eye for evocative imagery. As his reworking of one piece stretches into its second decade, we watch Foulkes' righteous contempt for the establishment erode, replaced by a yearning for the recognition he's due.
Description: This concise masterpiece began as a commission by French TV for the news series Envoyé spécial. By filming Cairo with his special sense of artistic digression, Chahine transformed this portrait of a town into the self-portrait of a filmmaker.
Description: Detail documentary that tries to receive to the source of the reasons that create the globe a zone so unfair and unequal. And if successful, search solutions, if any. For this part of the three theories of the writer and director, Guillermo Garcia-Ramos, who from his ignorant clairvoyance, is very clear how to solve all problems. Meets with 8 experts of the most necessary branches of knowledge to comment on them and see what they think.
Description: Elektro Moskva is an essayistic documentary about the Soviet electronic age and its legacy. The storyline starts with the inventor of the world's first electronic instrument, Leon Theremin, unveiling the KGB's large pile of fascinating devices, some of which were musical. They all came into existence as a by-product of a rampant defense industry. Nowadays, those aged and abandoned 'musical coffins', as solidly made as a Kalashnikov, are being recycled and reinterpreted by the post-Soviet generations of musicians, sound collectors and circuit benders. The storyline of the Soviet synthesizers as an allegory to the daily life under the Soviet system: nothing works, but you have to create the greatest out of it. An electronic fairy tale about the inventive spirit of the gratis mind inside the iron curtain- and beyond.
Description: The 13th June of 1929, three French pilots, with a clandestine passenger on board, jump from the Old Orchard beach in Maine (USA) into the dangerous crossing of the Atlantic. After 30 flying hours and a minimum of fuel, they are forced to land in a beach of the north of Spain. Two days later, they continue their trip to Paris where they are welcomed as heroes. They become the first team having crossed the Atlantic and the first one to unite North America and Spain. This is The Journey of the Yellow Bird.
Description: If you wish to impress your dining companions in Cyprus, it's not caviar that you order, but ambelopoulia: a small songbird. But as this gripping doc reveals, the cost to bring such delicacies to the table is enormous. Bestselling novelist Jonathan Franzen takes a break from the globe of fiction to tutorial us through an all too horrifying reality: tens of millions of protected migratory songbirds are illegally killed each year. Franzen, a longtime bird lover, accompanies young staffers of the Committee Vs Bird Slaughter on their expeditions. With police enforcement in Southern Europe practically non-existent, they risk their lives to rescue trapped birds, and confront hostile poachers. It's a subject that proves a cultural flashpoint -- the Cypriot landowners cannot understand why a bunch of Italians can say them what to do on their land.
Description: Under the direction of founder and world-renowned DJ Peanut Butter Wolf, Stones Throw Records has consistently released critically acclaimed, left-of-center albums since its founding in 1996. Drawing on live concert footage, never-before-seen archival material, inner-circle home video and photographs and in-depth interviews with the people who place Stones Throw on the map, this documentary will delve deeper into the label's enigmatic artists, history, culture and global following.
Description: A poetic portrait of the world-renowned Ballet de l'Opéra national de Paris as they mount a fresh work by famed contemporary choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Rain is a formalist exercise in documentary filmmaking that at times resembles long lost outtakes from The Red Shoes.
Description: Albuquerque-born boxer Johnny Tapia's life was a maelstrom of turmoil. The glory of his punishing ring prowess and handful of globe games across three weight classes forever jockeyed with private demons: his mother's kidnapping and murder when he was 8, drug addiction, mental disease and suicide attempts.
Description: Socalled, aka Josh Dolgin, is the most supreme klezmer hip-hop funk artist in the world. A pianist, singer, rapper, accordion player, and magician, he's a demented Renaissance boy and a multi-cultural mixmaster. THE SOCALLED MOVIE is a kaleidoscopic portrait which compiles 18 short movies that display his electrifying craft and deep-rooted sense of history. Combining traditional Yiddish songs with funk, rap and everything in between, his tunes are densely layered tapestries of dizzying complexity. His encounters with legendary trombonist Fred Wesley (a key member of James Brown's bands) and klezmer character David Krakauer are revelatory meetings of the mind, while his re-discovery of pianist Irving Fields turns the elder statesman into a YouTube phenomenon. With offbeat wit, intimacy and virtuoso performances, THE SOCALLED MOVIE is an enthralling documentary that shows how melody can break down the boundaries that divide our world.
Description: A montage of movie clips and stills calling all lesbians to come out and celebrate who they are. In a trilogy of experimental documentaries, director Barbara Hammer rewrites history by inserting lesbians and lesbian imagery throughout educational films, newsreels, medical footage and more from the past century.
Description: When Clinton's decided heterosexuality was placed under fire during the Starr Investigation and ensuing impeachment hearings, gay folks strongly identified with the President's discomfort and outrage. Today, public ambitions inspire (or even require) lying, covering up, and shading private truths for survival. Barney Frank - the first openly gay politician on Capitol Hill understands a thing or two about survival on Capitol Hill. After overcoming his own sex scandal in the early 90's, Frank emerged as one of Clinton's most eloquent and sympathetic defenders during the impeachment hearings. "Let's Receive Frank" is an clever and humorous look not only at life upon Capitol Hill, but also the dynamics of political scandal.
Description: When the Communist Party took over China in 1949, it engineered a heavy propaganda effort to victory over the people's hearts and minds. MAKING MAO revisits the folks and happenings responsible for making Mao Zedong the star of this cultural phenomenon. It was an artistic yet brutal onslaught of photos and slogans that lasted over 25 years and kept him in power. Yet while Mao was celebrated as a God by most, those who did not abide became victimes. Our storyline examines what created and perpetuated this mass hysteria, and revisits the art that would both shape and nearly destroy a nation.
Description: In the fall of 2009, Lindsay Ellis, a 26-year old graduate student, went through the painful process of having an abortion. “The A-Word” follows Ellis as she opens up to her family and organizations from both sides of the debate, in find of healing. This is not a movie about the protests and debates wrapped up in religious views and political agenda, but rather a private adventure about one woman’s struggle to shed the stigma attached to the A-word in hopes of starting a dialogue.
Description: Through the prism of a beauty pageant staged by female inmates of a Siberian prison camp emerges a complex narrative of the lives of the first generation of girls to come of age in Post-Soviet Russia. Miss GULAG explores the individual destinies of three women: Yulia, Tatiana, and Natasha, all bound together by long prison sentences and circumstances that have made them the vigilantes of their own destinies. For these women, undoubtedly, life is harsh under the constant surveillance of UF-91/9, but it is no less so on the outside. Today they, their families, and loved ones are sustained by hope for a better life upon release. This is a storyline of survival said from both sides of the fence.
Description: This is October 1955. The zone is a village in Loire-Atlantique, La Chapelle-Basse-Mer, where an old clog-maker works and lives with his wife and their adopted son. The clog-maker's meticulous craft is described with love and close attention to detail. On the another hand, forthcoming death pervades the quiet daily life of the elderly couple.
Description: Determined to keep on to their moniker of "the Mural Kings," world-renowned artists Tats Cru produce a wall painting for Harlem's Graffiti Hall of Fame in this compelling documentary. Beginning their career as subway graffiti authors in the early 1980s, three Bronx teenagers evolved into talented muralists. Their storyline is said through archival clips, behind-the-scenes footage of the mural production process and interviews with the artists.
Description: A look at actresses who starred in movies with thought-provoking topics made between 1930 and July 1934, before the Hollywood Production Code —the infamous Hays Code— was enforced.
Description: This is the untold storyline behind History, a well-kept secret behind the world-wide icon: Nelson Mandela's release was a Plot for Peace. For the first time, heads of state, generals, diplomats, master spies and anti-apartheid warriors reveal how Africa's front line states helped end apartheid. Their improbable key to Mandela's prison cell was a mysterious French businessman, dubbed "Monsieur Jacques" in classified correspondence. His trade secret was believe
Description: In the spring of 1939, Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus embarked on a dangerous and unlikely mission. Traveling into the heart of Nazi Germany, they rescued 50 Jewish kids from Vienna and brought them to the United States.
Description: As the Huge Hadron Collider is about to be launched for the first time, physicists are on the cusp of the best scientific discovery of all time -- or perhaps their best failure.
Description: A captured performance by Parisian nude cabaret Crazy Horse, in a surreal present directed by French footwear designer Christian Louboutin. Louboutin calls Crazy Horse “an iconic monument of Paris, a monument to dance, a modern, dream- like concept of the celebration of girls for women”.
Description: Four Slovak and Russian explorers endure a 118-day trek to the North Pole, starting from the Russian archipelago of Severnaya Zemlya and ending in Canada a route that remained unconquered until this journey.
Description: An Inconvenient Tax is a 2010 documentary movie produced by Life Is My Film Entertainment. The movie explores the history of the income tax in the United States and the causes of its many complexities.
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