Berlinale Film Festival

All the films I saw at the Berlinale Film Festival over the years.
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1.
The Last Friday (2011)
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When a forty-year-old divorced father discovers that he needs to undergo an operation, which he can not afford, within the next 4 days, he finds himself forced to deal with the life he isolated himself from for the longest time. (88 mins.)
“ 5/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
2.
On Death Row (2012 TV Series)
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An inside look at a maximum security prison in Texas featuring interviews with death row inmates. (49 mins.)
“ 8/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
3.
Keyhole (2011)
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Gangster and deadbeat dad, Ulysses Pick, embarks on an unusual journey through his home. (94 mins.)
Director: Guy Maddin
“ 6/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
4.
About Cherry (2012)
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A troubled young woman moves to San Francisco, where she becomes involved in pornography and aligns herself with a cocaine-addicted lawyer. (98 mins.)
Director: Stephen Elliott
“ 8/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
5.
Atomic Age (2012)
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Two teenagers spend together a night around the town. One tries desperately to kiss a girl while a desire for his friend overwhelms the other one. (67 mins.)
Director: Héléna Klotz
“ 7/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
6.
Arcadia (2012)
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Greta's dad Tom is moving the family cross-country in a dented station wagon, promising a California paradise to his kids. All that's missing is Mom. (91 mins.)
Director: Olivia Silver
“ 7/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
7.
A Night Too Young (2012)
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On New Years Day, two innocent 12-year-old boys in a small town buys vodka for a young female teacher... (65 mins.)
Director: Olmo Omerzu
“ 6/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
8.
Sharqiya (2012)
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Nobody really respects Camel Najer, the young Bedouin who works as a security guard at the central bus station... (85 mins.)
Director: Ami Livne
“ 8/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
9.
Westerland (2012)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Tim Staffel
“ 5/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
10.
Tabu (2012)
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A restless retired woman teams up with her deceased neighbor's maid to seek out a man who has a secret connection to her past life as a farm owner at the foothill of Mount Tabu in Africa. (118 mins.)
Director: Miguel Gomes
“ 7/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
11.
Friends After 3.11 (2011 Documentary)
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(120 mins.)
Director: Shunji Iwai
“ 2/10 (2012) ” - Tye-J
 
12.
A Single Shot (2013)
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The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood. (116 mins.)
“ 4/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
13.
A Fold in My Blanket (2013)
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A Fold in My Blanket is a drama set in a small Georgian town in the near future. (73 mins.)
Director: Zaza Rusadze
“ 6/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
14.
Maladies (2012)
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A talented and successful actor retires at a young age due to a perceived mental illness. Now living in a small town with his deranged sister and his best friend, we watch as their Maladies intertwine. (96 mins.)
Director: Carter
“ 7/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
15.
Meine Schwestern (2013)
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Linda has been suffering from a congenital heart defect ever since her birth. She managed to reach 30 contrary to medical predictions... (90 mins.)
Director: Lars Kraume
“ 9/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
16.
So Much Water (2013)
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Alberto, a divorced father, takes his two children for a vacation at a thermal resort in Salto. Things... (102 mins.)
“ 6/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
17.
The Cold Lands (2013)
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When his self-reliant mother dies unexpectedly, Atticus flees deep into the forests surrounding his Catskills home... (100 mins.)
Director: Tom Gilroy
“ 8/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
18.
Vic + Flo Saw a Bear (2013)
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Winner 2013 Silver Bear (Alfred Bauer Prize) Berlin International Film Festival. Vic + Flo Saw a Bear... (95 mins.)
Director: Denis Côté
“ 8/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
19.
In the Name of (2013)
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Gay priest with talent to straighten out delinquent lads can remain effectual only so long as not even a hint of his orientation is revealed or suggested. (102 mins.)
“ 4/10 (2013) ” - Tye-J
 
20.
Romeos (2011)
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A drama centered on the relationship between a young man and a transsexual who is transitioning from female to male. (94 mins.)
Director: Sabine Bernardi
“ 7/10 (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
21.
Margin Call (2011)
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Follows the key people at an investment bank, over a 24-hour period, during the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. (107 mins.)
Director: J.C. Chandor
“ 8/10 (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
22.
The Education (2011)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Dirk Lütter
“ 7/10 (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
23.
Die Vaterlosen (2011)
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They never expected Kyra to turn up again. The two brothers and their sister, brought together when their father dies... (104 mins.)
Director: Marie Kreutzer
“ 5/10 (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
24.
Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010 Documentary)
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Werner Herzog gains exclusive access to film inside the Chauvet caves of Southern France and captures the oldest known pictorial creations of humanity. (90 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
“ 8/10 (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
25.
Folge Mir (2010)
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(109 mins.)
Director: Johannes Hammel
“ (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
26.
The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on artist Genesis Breyer P-Orridge and his wife and collaborator, Lady Jaye, centered around the transformations the pair underwent for their Pandrogyne project. (65 mins.)
Director: Marie Losier
“ 8/10 (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
27.
Looking for Simon (2011)
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Simon, a young German doctor, who is living and working in Marseille, doesn't give any news. His appartment is empty... (88 mins.)
Director: Jan Krüger
“ 7/10 (2011) ” - Tye-J
 
28.
Phobidilia (2009)
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After suffering an emotional breakdown in a public place, a young man vows never to leave his apartment... (87 mins.)
Director: Doron Paz, Yoav Paz
“ (2010) ” - Tye-J
 
29.
Southern District (2009)
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For a rich upper-class family locked into their own little world, Bolivia's social changes threaten to burst their bubble. (108 mins.)
“ (2010) ” - Tye-J
 
30.
Propavshiy bez vesti (2010)
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In a Kafkaesque story about identity and free will, a well-to-do man finds himself suddenly struggling for his place in society in the face of authoritarian corporate and state interference. (Russian with English subtitles). (96 mins.)
Director: Anna Fenchenko
“ (2010) ” - Tye-J
 
31.
Amphetamine (2010)
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Openly gay banker Daniel debates whether to return to Australia or stay in Hong Kong when he meets Kafka... (97 mins.)
Director: Scud
“ (2010) ” - Tye-J
 
32.
Caterpillar (2010)
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During the Second Sino-Japanese War, in 1940, Lieutenant Kurokawa returns home as a honored and decorated soldier... (85 mins.)
Director: Kôji Wakamatsu
“ (2010) ” - Tye-J