Fest 2011

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1.
Coriolanus (2011)
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A banished hero of Rome allies with a sworn enemy to take his revenge on the city. (123 mins.)
Director: Ralph Fiennes
 
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Somewhere (2010)
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After withdrawing to the Chateau Marmont, a passionless Hollywood actor reexamines his life when his eleven-year-old daughter surprises him with a visit. (97 mins.)
Director: Sofia Coppola
 
3.
Potiche (2010)
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When her husband is taken hostage by his striking employees, a trophy wife (Deneuve) takes the reins... (103 mins.)
Director: François Ozon
 
4.
Certified Copy (2010)
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In Tuscany to promote his latest book, a middle-aged British writer meets a French woman who leads him to the village of Lucignano. While there, a chance question reveals something deeper. (106 mins.)
 
5.
The Last Circus (2010)
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A young trapeze artist must decide between her lust for Sergio, the Happy Clown, or her affection for Javier, the Sad Clown, both of whom are deeply disturbed. (107 mins.)
 
6.
3 (2010)
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A Berlin-set drama centered on a 40-something couple who, separately, fall in love with the same man. (119 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
 
7.
The American (2010)
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An assassin hides out in Italy for one last assignment. (105 mins.)
Director: Anton Corbijn
 
8.
Hereafter (2010)
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A drama centered on three people -- a blue-collar American, a French journalist and a London school boy -- who are touched by death in different ways. (129 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
9.
Outrage (2010)
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The boss of a major crime syndicate orders his lieutenant to bring a rogue gang of drug traffickers in line, a job that gets passed on to his long-suffering subordinate. (109 mins.)
Director: Takeshi Kitano
 
10.
Carancho (2010)
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In Argentina over 8,000 people die in traffic accidents every year. Behind each of these tragedies is... (107 mins.)
Director: Pablo Trapero
 
11.
I Saw the Devil (2010)
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A secret agent exacts revenge on a serial killer through a series of captures and releases. (141 mins.)
Director: Kim Jee-woon
“ juhuuuuuuuuu ” - mikaikakaa
 
12.
Detective Dee: The Mystery of the Phantom Flame (2010)
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An exiled detective is recruited to solve a series of mysterious deaths that threaten to delay the inauguration of Empress Wu. (123 mins.)
Director: Hark Tsui
 
13.
Red Hill (2010)
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A young police officer must survive his first day's duty in a small country town. (95 mins.)
Director: Patrick Hughes
 
14.
Kick Off (2009)
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Inside a beat up stadium in Kirkuk, Iraq, live many refugees trying to escape Sadam Hussein's administration... (81 mins.)
 
15.
La nostra vita (2010)
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Claudio, a construction worker, works on a site in the suburbs of Rome. He is madly in love with his wife who is pregnant with their third child... (98 mins.)
 
16.
Mandoo (2010)
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In 1979, the political upheavals following the Iranian Islamic revolution drove many Iranian Kurds to take refuge in Iraq... (90 mins.)
Director: Ebrahim Saeedi
 
17.
Bibliothèque Pascal (2010)
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In order to regain custody of her daughter, whom she left in the care of her fortune-telling aunt, Mona must tell a social worker her story... (105 mins.)
Director: Szabolcs Hajdu
 
18.
The Cameramurderer (2010)
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What starts out as a relaxing weekend at lake Neusiedl ends in fear and horror for two friendly couples. Three children have gone missing from the neighbouring village. As tensions increase people start showing their true colours. (95 mins.)
 
19.
Outside the Law (2010)
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A drama about the Algerian struggle for independence from France after WWII. (138 mins.)
 
20.
In a Better World (2010)
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The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait. (119 mins.)
Director: Susanne Bier
 
21.
Tuesday, After Christmas (2010)
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Paul Hanganu loves two women. Adriana his wife and the mother of their daughter, the woman with whom he's shared the thrills of the past ten years, and Raluca the woman who has made him redefine himself. He has to leave one of them before Christmas. (99 mins.)
Director: Radu Muntean
 
22.
Act of Dishonour (2010)
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In a land beset by endless strife, nothing must get in the way of the preservation of honour - even if that means sacrificing a loved one... (90 mins.)
Director: Nelofer Pazira
 
23.
Mother Teresa of Cats (2010)
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Police arrest two brothers, Artur and Martin, at their aunt's provincial motel and escort them to jail in the capital... (95 mins.)
Director: Pawel Sala
 
24.
Love Crime (2010)
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Ruthless executive Christine brings on Isabelle as her assistant, and she takes delight in toying with the young woman's innocence... (106 mins.)
Director: Alain Corneau
 
25.
The Mosquito Net (2010)
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A dysfunctional middle class family avoids their issues. Miguel wants to pay their immigrant teen maid Ana for sex, his wife Alice has an affair with their teen son's manipulative schoolmate and Miguel's parents deal with Alzheimer's. (95 mins.)
Director: Agustí Vila
 
26.
The Albanian (2010)
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Handsome Albanian villager Arben wants to marry Etleva, daughter of a neighboring clan, but her father... (105 mins.)
Director: Johannes Naber
 
27.
R (2010)
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The R of the title stands for the young protagonist, Rune, fearlessly played by Pilou Asbæk. Imprisoned for violent assault... (99 mins.)
 
28.
The Journals of Musan (2010)
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Jeon Seungchul's citizen registration number brands him as a North Korean defector. It is difficult... (127 mins.)
Director: Jung-bum Park
 
29.
Sarah's Key (2010)
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In modern-day Paris, a journalist finds her life becoming entwined with a young girl whose family was torn apart during the notorious Vel' d'Hiv Roundup in 1942. (111 mins.)
 
30.
Dog Sweat (2010)
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Intertwines the lives of six young Iranians as they struggle to satisfy their private desires in the face of conservative Islamic society. (90 mins.)
 
31.
18 Meals (2010)
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In the city of Santiago de Compostela, the meals are more important than just eating. The important conversations, socially and for all other reasons, are done around food. This happens one day with intertwined lives in the historic city. (101 mins.)
Director: Jorge Coira
 
32.
Special Treatment (2010)
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Drawing some intriguing parallels between the work of the prostitute and that of the psychiatrist-both have clients... (95 mins.)
Director: Jeanne Labrune
 
33.
Memorias del desarrollo (2010)
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An intellectual leaves the Cuban revolution and 'underdevelopment' behind only to find himself at odds... (113 mins.)
Director: Miguel Coyula
 
34.
Carlos (2010 Mini-Series)
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The story of Venezuelan revolutionary Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the 1975 OPEC meeting. (334 mins.)
“ juhuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu ” - mikaikakaa
 
35.
10 1/2 (2010)
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Tommy, 10 years old, is well known by Social Services. He is considered a danger to society. Gilles, his guardian at this halfway house, sees potential for redemption in this kid driven by violence. (108 mins.)
Director: Daniel Grou
 
36.
9:06 (2009)
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A police inspector investigates an unusual suicide case. The investigation develops into an obsession, inspector starts living in the apartment of the deceased, digging through his life and gradually taking over his identity. (71 mins.)
Director: Igor Sterk
 
37.
Mothers (2010)
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Two nine-year-old girls report a flasher to the police even though they never saw him. Three filmmakers meet the only residents of a deserted village... (123 mins.)
 
38.
Pure (2009)
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Katarina is 20 years old. With a troubled past in a dreary suburb, her life seems to be already set in stone - until she discovers music... (97 mins.)
Director: Lisa Langseth
 
39.
Just Inès (2010)
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Tom Jackson is perceived as having everything: a great career, a beautiful wife - in short - a perfect life. But behind this facade of perfection, Tom is a man living a lie. (90 mins.)
Director: Marcel Grant
 
40.
Win/Win (2010)
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A playful 'nobody' at a famous investment bank becomes a successful trader overnight. As he's gradually becoming estranged from himself, he still seems unable to lose.
 
42.
Another Sky (2010)
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When a father and son from the Uzbek steppe move to Moscow in search of the boy's missing mother they are condemned to the lot of the 'gastarbeiter'. (86 mins.)
Director: Dmitri Mamulia
 
43.
Honey (2010)
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The quiet life of a boy and his family is endangered when his father does not return home from his work collecting honey in the forest. (103 mins.)
 
44.
Rene Midis Holivudshi (2010)
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Renee Dadiani, a big city dweller, teaches video art in a film school but at the same time he works for a propane delivery office... (103 mins.)
Director: Aleko Tsabadze
 
45.
Barney's Version (2010)
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The picaresque and touching story of the politically incorrect, fully lived life of the impulsive, irascible and fearlessly blunt Barney Panofsky. (134 mins.)