Movies I Saw @ Sundance 2011

These are all the films I watched while at the Sundance Film Festival 2011.
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1.
The Bengali Detective (2011 Documentary)
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Chubby, dance-obsessed private-detective Rajesh Ji and his motley band of helpers tackle poisonings, adultery and the occasional murder on the frenzied streets of Kolkata. (110 mins.)
Director: Philip Cox
 
2.
Mad Bastards (2010)
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TJ's quest to find the son he's never known, takes him on a journey across the remote and stunning Kimberley landscape... (94 mins.)
 
3.
The Guard (2011)
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An unorthodox Irish policeman with a confrontational personality is partnered with an up-tight F.B.I. agent to investigate an international drug-smuggling ring. (96 mins.)
 
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The Interrupters (2011 Documentary)
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A year in the life of a city grappling with urban violence. (125 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
5.
Vampire (2011)
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A biology teacher looks for young suicidal women online to satisfy his taste for blood. Rather than violent, his acts are quite peaceful and always consented. (120 mins.)
Director: Shunji Iwai
 
6.
Boleto al paraíso (2010)
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Eunice is a teenage girl who is running away from her father's sexual harassment. Alejandro is a young... (88 mins.)
Director: Gerardo Chijona
 
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The Catechism Cataclysm (2011)
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Father William Smoortser drops his bible into a toilet at a rest stop just before embarking on a day-long canoe trip, breaking loose all glorious hell. (75 mins.)
Director: Todd Rohal
 
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Septien (2011)
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A reclusive sports hustler returns home to his family farm after years of absence to reunite with his two eccentric, unhinged and emotionally damaged brothers. (80 mins.)
Director: Michael Tully
 
10.
Take Shelter (2011)
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Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself. (121 mins.)
Director: Jeff Nichols
 
11.
The Green Wave (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on Iran's 2010 Green Revolution. (80 mins.)
 
12.
Hot Coffee (2011 Documentary)
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How the infamous McDonald's hot coffee lawsuit and similar cases were exploited as part of a right wing crusade to weaken civil justice. (88 mins.)
Director: Susan Saladoff
 
13.
Slacker (1991)
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A day in the life of Austin, Texas as the camera roams from place to place and provides a brief look at the overeducated, the social misfits, the outcasts and the oddballs. (97 mins.)
 
14.
Life in a Day (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary shot by film-makers all over the world that serves as a time capsule to show future generations what it was like to be alive on the twenty-fourth of July, 2010. (95 mins.)
 
15.
The Oregonian (2011)
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A woman leaves the farm and enters the unknown. (81 mins.)
Director: Calvin Reeder
 
16.
Another Earth (2011)
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On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident. (92 mins.)
Director: Mike Cahill
 
17.
The Flaw (2011 Documentary)
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An examination of the causes of the economic crisis of 2008. (78 mins.)
Director: David Sington
 
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Crime After Crime (2011 Documentary)
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The story of the battle to free Debbie Peagler, an incarcerated survivor of brutal domestic violence... (95 mins.)
Director: Yoav Potash
 
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Connected: An Autoblogography About Love, Death & Technology (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker and Founder of the Webby Awards, Tiffany Shlain, investigates the interconnections between the major issues of the 21st century and her own experience of these issues during a family crisis. (82 mins.)
Director: Tiffany Shlain
 
20.
These Amazing Shadows (2011 Documentary)
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Tells the history and importance of The National Film Registry, a roll call of American cinema treasures that reflects the diversity of film, and indeed the American experience itself. (88 mins.)
 
21.
Here (2011)
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Cartographer Will Shepard hits the road for his latest job: to create a new, more accurate satellite survey of Armenia. During his assignment, he forms a bond with an Armenian expatriate and art photographer. (126 mins.)
Director: Braden King
 
22.
Thin Ice (2011)
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A dishonest insurance salesman's life quickly disintegrates during a Wisconsin winter when he teams up with a psychopath to steal a rare violin at the home of a reclusive farmer. (93 mins.)
Director: Jill Sprecher
 
23.
Tyrannosaur (2011)
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Joseph, a man plagued by violence and a rage that is driving him to self-destruction, earns a chance of redemption that appears in the form of Hannah, a Christian charity shop worker. (92 mins.)
Director: Paddy Considine
 
24.
All She Can (2011)
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Luz Garcia, a high school senior in a forgotten Texas town, wants something different than the options awaiting her after graduation... (95 mins.)
Director: Amy Wendel