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Description: Matylda (Jaroslava Ticha), who lives in the Czech countryside, is trying to arrange burial plans for her dying husband, Jan (Ludvik Kroner). While Matylda hopes to have a funeral for Jan in the tiny city where they once lived, there are complications. Years earlier, Jan spoke out vs the Communist government and was consequently expelled from the town. When Matylda fails to convince a local politician to let the ceremony, she uses her husband's funeral as a public present of dissent.
Description: A married boy in his fifties who has lost all interest in his wife suddenly meets Juliette, a young woman. She reignites love in his life but triggers violent arguments with his wife. Their indifference later turns into chaos. (French with English subtitles)
Description: The behind-the-scenes real life storyline of a groundbreaking producer, Milton Fruchtman, and blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz who, overcoming enormous obstacles, set out to capture the testimony of one of the war's most notorious Nazis, Adolf Eichmann, who is accused of executing the 'final solution' and organising the murder of 6 million Jews. This is the extraordinary storyline of how the trial came to be televised and the squad that made it happen.
Description: Rose (amazing Cheung Man) heads up a gang of be-bopping teddy women who are constantly getting into problem with the law. A great cop (Alfred Cheung) falls for her and by the end of the movie goes to prison to save her life.
Description: An angsty, introspective short with unorthodox visual style, Predestination takes us on a adventure of self-awareness as a disillusioned philanderer deconstructs his life. Haunting and cerebral, Predestination will leave you wondering if we as human beings are really as gratis as we think.
Description: She never imagined anything so deep. Sultry Kayden Kross hungrily devours the fresh hung studs she comes upon, in desperation for sexual healing since her marriage to terrible man Erik Everhard has run dry. She spreads her cute thighs for the difficult poundings and deep drillings of thick members like Nacho Vidal and Manuel Ferrara. Sizzling hot horny babes, Vicki Chase, Bridgette B, Jessie Volt, and Franceska Jaimes, engage in wild enjoy and underhanded manipulations, drinking up eruptions and begging for more. Love and marriage collides in a lust display of perverted exploration beyond their naughtiest dreams!
Description: This movie is a dramatic, colourful parable about migration from the countryside to the urban areas, revealing the deep-rooted attachment of the peasant Ivan Efreytorov to the patriarchal method of life.
Description: A Jewish Syrian woman sets for departure from home town Damascus, but reverses her decision because her father discloses a secret that was kept for years. The secret being about a Lover who was thought to be dead. The woman reveals the mysteries of the past in find of other side of magical Damascus, hence falling in love with a Christian boy who disappears in Lebanon’s civil war. She finds herself facing a hard choice, but the town itself will hold the door of love and choices wide launch to unlimited possibilities.
Description: A fiction about the founder Mingquan Yang, and the early ages of Quanjude Restaurant, the most popular Peking duck restaurant. Yang purchased the Dejuquan restaurant and changed the name to Quanjude according to a fortune teller, hired cooks from the Forbidden City, and invented a unique recipe of roasted duck.
Description: 1937, Spanish Civil War. A boy wakes up in the middle of a battlefield with amnesia. The troops of both trenchs do not recognize him, so nobody will support him. He is injured and his time is about to finish.
Description: Set in Shanghai in the 1940s. Storyline of a ballroom woman Jolie Chan who falls in love with a student and becomes pregnant, but the student's family force her to have an abortion.
Description: A boy who doesn’t know who he is meets his former love. She says him he is a popular poet, Kostas Karyotakis, who killed himself in 1928. Each year he returns on the anniversary of his death.
Description: Struggling with the breakdown of a relationship, Leo moves back to a dilapidated 'city of tomorrow' to live with his belligerent grandfather and his father Rafael, a disillusioned engineer who once worked in Cuba's now-abandoned nuclear program.
Description: Over a 5-year period in Bridgend in Wales, 79 people, many of them teenagers, committed suicide without leaving any clue as to why. This is the starting mission for this mysterious social drama.
Description: The Whalers (original title: Valfangare) is a filmed record of the final whaling expedition in the Arctic before the outbreak of WW2. Only partly a documentary, the movie is able to accommodate a dramatic throughline, concerning the redemption of wastrelly millionaire's son Allan Blom (Allan Bohlin). Pressed into service on the expedition, Allan shows he's a real son of Scandanavia through his courageous actions on the high seas, and even wins the hand of heroine Sonja (Tutta Rolf) in the bargain. While the whaling scenes are both exciting and exhillarating, the sequence in which a whale carcass is stripped and gutted may not appeal to everyone in the audience. Originally filmed in 1939 in Swedish and Norwegian, The Whalers was helpfully fitted out with English subtitles for its 1942 American run.
Description: The Forshyttan steel-mill has been owned by the Ancker family for generations. But tournament is hard. When the son Bengt Ancker comes back from abroad he has an concept for success: a lighter steel with better quality. But a lot of cash is important to develop his concept and the only method to raise the important capital is to sell the company to their competitor - Manchester Steel Company. But the workers are concerned that this should threaten their job-security
Description: A boy risks experimenting with a cataleptic results pill that seeks faking his death and then returned from the grave to take its own life insurance. But something happens and things do not go as he planned.
Description: Seduced and abandonned by her fiance, Maria Ferrante leaves home to avoid any scandal. She is trying to search work and zone to stay but one misfortune after other comes into her life Venice Movie Festival 1940
Description: Chris, a career-obsessed orphan whose attempts to forge a dependable and tranquil future for himself spin out of control after news reports of a deadly hurricane trigger a flood of mysterious dreams from his childhood. Chris loses everything and is plunged into a globe of con-men, hustlers and dreamers, where he is forced to confront his own mixed up notions of life, love, and career.
Description: Matthias is the illegitimate son of a factory worker. He lives as an indentured kid labourer at his dictatorial aunt’s remote guesthouse. The only thing he knows in life are difficult work and difficult punches. After a sudden death, the unhappy man finds the occasion to create his method to his mother. In collaboration with SRF, Cinémathèque suisse, Memoriav and Praesens Film, ZFF once again presents a freshly restored ver of a Swiss cinema classic. This 1941 literary adaptation is an almost forgotten jewel of Swiss movie history that offers an impressive insight into Eastern Switzerland’s embroidery industry. Born in 1930, a soon chapter of the main actor Röbi Rapp’s life was portrayed in the multi-award winning docufiction DER KREIS.
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The characters in the oddly appealing drama are so deliciously flawed and the texture is so utterly British art. Leslie Caron is underrated as a dramatic actor--having made a name for herself in musicals--but she shines in this one. Her performance is reminiscent of the hero she played in "The Subterraneans." She is excellent as the tortured free-spirit who stumbles. Other standout is Brock Peters. You feel the closeness of his room when he is lying in bed, talking to Jane through the wall. In fact, the entire boarding house feels real, seedy and full of dashed hopes. You ache for the pain and loneliness every person on thehouse endures--I felt myself like a resident in this menagerie. The direction is taut, spare and real. I would have liked to have learned more about Toby's background, what drove him to this place. But I suppose a nice movie is supposed to leave a zone for the viewers imagination.
I was a tender 14 years old in 1962, when I accompanied my mentor (my high school Spanish teacher) to an art house film theater in Greenwich Village to see this film. My only previous encounter with Leslie Caron had been in the wonderfully entertaining movie "Gigi". I gotta say, this two hour spectacle of unrelieved misery came as quite a shock to me. I left the theater thinking I had just seen the most depressing movie I had ever seen in my life. And yet...I loved it! In fact, I felt very grown up at having survived it. This would not have been possible without the aid of the movie's soundtrack, Brahm's Piano Concerto No.1, which my astonished ears heard for the first time that evening. I've been in love with that piece--and with Brahms--ever since.
I first saw this movie when I was I'm my early teens and for some reason it everytime stuck with me. Some 30yrs later, I watched it again last night and was awestruck by the performances in this fine fine film.Leslie Caron was nominated for an Oscar for her role and won the Golden World and BAFTA for her performance .. and rightly so. Such a touching, understated delivery that will have you too fall in love with her hero Jane.It's difficult to trust I am only the 2nd player to comment on this forgotten gem. Movies like this really illustrate the dire state of motion picture making these days. They sure don't create em like they used to folks.Available on DVD, unfortunately not in it's original aspect ratio. Perhaps one day someone will release it in wide screen to truly appreciate the gritty black & white photography.Highly suggested .. a flawless movie throughout !
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