Description: The storyline of Nobel prize nominee Dr Mechoulam from his early days as a kid of the Holocaust in Bulgaria, through his immigration to Israel, and his career as the chief investigator into the chemistry and biology of the world's most misunderstood plant. Dr. Mechoulam ascertained that THC interacts with the biggest receptor system in the human body, the endocannabinoid system.
Description: Rehearsals is an experimental documentary where fly-on-the-wall footage of sixteen aspiring actresses living in NYC has been crafted into a visual poem depicting a day in the life of one aspiring actress - every of them 'playing' a various aspect of her just by being themselves, and giving her life just by living their own lives. Through this unconventional approach, Cody Clarke has composed an entrancing ode to the beauty and the pain of our everyday repetitions - the 'rehearsals' we go through as we wait for our 'role' in life.
Description: The Festival Internacional de Viña del Mar is the most necessary happening in Chile. It’s known as The Creature as its public is ruthless vs the artists they don’t like. Fabrizio Copano will be the youngest stand up comedian to ever perform at Viña Del Mar. He will travel across Chile rehearsing his routine, but things won’t go as he expects.
Description: Sebastián is a photographer who portrays homosexual boys in Santiago de Chile, mainly by revealing their sexual expressions. It doesn't matter who or how many of them are involved, nor is it an trouble the fact of their being exposed, as sex and the camera are a escape from their realities.
Description: The Large Wave Project is a masterful, award-winning documentary on the art of large wave riding from veteran Australian surf filmmaker Tim Bonython. For five years, Tim followed a tight-knit team of the world’s greatest large wave surfers as they every attempted a private target – to ride the world’s largest wave.
Description: Right-wing populism is spreading through Western Europe like wildfire. It is most famous in quiet, white neighbourhoods where folks are shielded from various cultures and lifestyles. In this unscripted documentary, Sam Peeters portrays an ironic caricature of life in the Flemish suburbs, which reflects the actual European zeitgeist.
Description: Araucanía Herida, is the portrait of the repression that was unleashed in the provinces of Cautín and Malleco, after the coup d'état in 1973 by the armed forces, together with numerous civilians from various cities and towns of Araucanía. The documentary is a adventure from mountain range to sea, passing through various territories where folks who lived the facts, say us what happened in every of those territories and what they lived. Not only being a case, but few in a geographical territory, one after other every testimony, we unveiled a coordinated and ruthless tactic of repression, not portrayed before in any region of Chile.
Description: Versions 2010 is the second in an an ongoing project that takes on various forms including collaged video clips with documentary style speech (as seen here), casts of religious figurines and bootleg reproductions of ebooks covering Greek influence on Roman sculpture. The project looks at the idea of photo hierarchies; the concept that some photos are more necessary or more relevant than others, or even more valid than copies or replicas of themselves. Versions highlights that the concept of there being one original photo is problematic. Laric acknowledges a non hierarchical form of photo creation, one in which bootlegs, copies and remixes sit alongside ‘originals’. There is no hierarchy between the sculpture and its different copies they are ‘same, same but different’
Description: This movie was shot in Cuba in 1994. The occasion came when Russel Porter, an Australian documentary filmmaker, was invited to teach at the international movie and tv school (EICTV) located some forty kilometers from Havana. He took the occasion to create a movie about life in Cuba today. He examines how folks are surviving the hardships caused initially by the "blockade" imposed by the USA over 30 years ago and increased by the more newest loss of trade with the countries of Eastern Europe. The target was to faithfully and objectively portray the actual atmosphere and hero of this "little island in the Caribbean." Apart from Russel and producer Denise Patience, the movie team was Cuban: cinematographer Alejandro Perez, sound recordist Lenin de los Reyes, production manager Elaine Santos, and local liaison Alex Alday.
Description: The Interpreters follows the lives of Iraqi and Afghan interpreters, and the American veterans they worked with. In many cases, interpreters face danger in their countries because of their affiliation with the US fight effort. This is the storyline of how they are rebuilding their lives.
Description: The Top Gear squad go on a US adventure. Its the ultimate street trip and finds the guys driving $1000 wrecks over 700 stifling miles to Fresh Orleans. In a Chevy, a Caddy and a Pick-Up, their challenges contain preparing a street slay feast and baiting rednecks of Alabama without getting shot.
Description: This release argues that vampires are more famous than ever, as evidenced by their omnipresence in mass culture and media. The tool then travels back through history to examine how the idea of the vampire evolved in the modern consciousness, from centuries ago through the dawn of the gothic novel, to our contemporary era. It also profiles many of the writers who have kept vampires alive over the centuries.
Description: Natura Urbana: The Brachen of Berlin says the post-war history of Berlin through its plants. The movie takes us from the Trümmerlandschaften and their special ecologies to the abandoned roofs of the Friedrichshagen Waterworks on the edge of the city. Encountering an extraordinary tons of spontaneous vegetation from all over the globe that has sprouted along railway lines, road corners, and in the distinctive Brachen of Berlin. In Natura Urbana the changing vegetation of Berlin serves as a parallel history to war-time destruction, geo-political division, and the recent phase of urban transformation. Natura Urbana takes us on a special adventure through Berlin ranging from the botanical microcosm of cracked paving stones to elaborate attempts to map the whole town in terms of its distinctive ecological zones.
Description: Professor Bettany Hughes investigates the storyline of Bacchus, god of wine, revelry, theatre and excess, travelling to Georgia, Jordan, Greece and Britain to explore his origins and his presence in the modern world, and discover how 'losing oneself' plays a vital role in the development of civilisation. Bettany starts in Georgia where she discovers evidence of the world's oldest wine production, and the role it may have played in building communities. In Athens she reveals Bacchus's pivotal role in a society where his ecstatic worship was embraced by all classes, and most importantly women. On Cyprus she uncovers startling parallels between Bacchus and Christ. Finally, Bettany follows the god's modern embrace in Nietzsche's philosophy, experimental theatre and the hedonistic hippie movement to conclude that, while this god of ecstasy is worthy of contemporary reconsideration, it is vital to heed the warning of the ancients - "MEDEN AGAN" - nothing in excess.
Description: CEMENTO lived for nineteen years that spanned three key decades for the democratic history of Argentina. How much of relevance is the rock in this journey of living in true democracy is hard to estimate, but rock denounced, rock was containment, rock was a source of pride. Rock is culture and had a house where it developed, CEMENTO. We create CEMENTO - The Documentary - because we think that a folks that forgets its milestones is a folks destined to fail. We wish to reflect in audiovisual format what CEMENT was, its origins, its facilities, the public opinion, its anecdotes and its imprint in the culture, narrated by musicians, producers and workers who gave it life.
Description: In July 2016, Seth Rich, a young staffer working for the Democrats, was shot in the back in a Washington road at 4am. The police told it was a robbery but nothing was stolen - his watch, smartphone and wallet were found with him. The murder took zone during one of the ugliest and most vicious presidential campaigns in American history. Within weeks of his death, stories emerged that Rich was behind the Wikileaks leak of thousands of damaging internal mails detailing the inner workings of the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign - and that his murder was no random robbery.
Description: This 20 minute political remix movie entitled "Iraq Campaign 91" was created in 1991. Phil Patiris transformed network news footage, clips from Star Trek, and sports coverage to critique the media/industrial complex and the 1st Gulf War.
Description: From their headquarters in Geneva, the lawyers of the Swiss NGO Trial (Track Impunity Always) unremittingly pursue any fight criminal careless enough to pass through Swiss territory. These real contemporary crime hunters have in their crosshairs all those with the blood of victims of conflicts on their hands. Theirs is primarily painstaking legal work, but also the emotionally charged fieldwork of collecting shocking testimonies from victims forever haunted by the ghosts of violence past. This movie says the storyline of their everyday struggle vs injustice and impunity.
Description: A collection of fragmentary stories found in the Trans-Asia Express train. Embarked on a adventure from Turkey to Iran, an unobtrusive observer, who doesn’t understand the language of her fellow travellers, videotapes her encounters.
Movies Like Pat Metheny Group: We Live Here (World Tour '95 Japan) 2001
Movies Like Miles Davis: Miles Davis and Friends in Paris 1991 1991
Movies Like La playa DC 2012
Movies Like Johan Falk: Spelets regler 2012
Movies Like Wie angelt man sich seine Chefin 2007
Movies Like Herbie Hancock: Jazz Channel 2001
Movies Like Re-Animator: 1942 2008
Movies Like Prince: Budapest 2011
Movies Like Prince: Live at the Aladdin Las Vegas 2003
Movies Like Scener ur ett äktenskap 1973
Movies Like The Chain 1996
Movies Like Teenage Monster 1958
Movies Like Crowded House: Dreaming - The Videos 2002
Movies Like Joyride 1977
New York, NY 10013
Similar Film Search Engine
+44 20 7336 8898
Mon - Sun 09:30 am - 05:30 pm