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1.
Lost in Translation (2003)
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A faded movie star and a neglected young woman form an unlikely bond after crossing paths in Tokyo. (102 mins.)
Director: Sofia Coppola
 
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Magnolia (1999)
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An epic mosaic of interrelated characters in search of love, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley. (188 mins.)
 
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Reservoir Dogs (1992)
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After a simple jewelry heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. (99 mins.)
 
4.
Blade Runner (1982)
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A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator. (117 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
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The Sleeping Girl (2011)
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Dusseldorf at the beginning of the 1970s. The young and introverted Beuys-student Hans meets Ruth, a youthful stray who lives in a city park... (105 mins.)
Director: Rainer Kirberg
 
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Dogville (2003)
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A woman on the run from the mob is reluctantly accepted in a small Colorado town. In exchange, she agrees to work for them. As a search visits town, she finds out that their support has a price. Yet her dangerous secret is never far away... (178 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
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Manderlay (2005)
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A story of slavery, set in the southern U.S. in the 1930s. (139 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
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Closer (2004)
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The relationships of two couples become complicated and deceitful when the man from one couple meets the woman of the other. (104 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
9.
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
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An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation. (87 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
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Metropia (2009)
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A complex story of a misaligned man, though good intent, creating a nightmarish Dystopian existence. (86 mins.)
Director: Tarik Saleh
 
11.
The Invention of Lying (2009)
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A comedy set in a world where no one has ever lied, until a writer seizes the opportunity for personal gain. (100 mins.)
“ The Invention of Lying ” - ivannatravaini
 
12.
Cold Souls (2009)
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Paul is an actor who feels bogged down by his participation in a production of Chekov's play, Vanya. (101 mins.)
Director: Sophie Barthes
 
13.
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
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In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same. (153 mins.)
 
14.
The Edge of Heaven (2007)
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A Turkish man travels to Istanbul to find the daughter of his father's former girlfriend. (122 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
“ Increible!!! recomendable! ” - ivannatravaini
 
15.
Behind Me (2008)
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The twenty-something Betty comes to a remote small town and strikes a friendship with the fourteen-year old local girl Lea... (87 mins.)
Director: Rafaël Ouellet
 
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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)
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A traveling theater company gives its audience much more than they were expecting. (123 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
17.
The Safety of Objects (2001)
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A series of overlapping stories about four suburban families dealing with different maladies. Esther... (121 mins.)
Director: Rose Troche
 
18.
Sex and Lucia (2001)
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Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life. (128 mins.)
Director: Julio Medem
 
19.
Fight Club (1999)
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An insomniac office worker, looking for a way to change his life, crosses paths with a devil-may-care soap maker, forming an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more. (139 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
 
20.
Angel-A (2005)
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A beautiful woman helps an inept scam artist get his game together. (91 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
 
21.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
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When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with. (108 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
 
22.
The Miracle of P. Tinto (1998)
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Wafer factory-owner P. Tinto and his wife Olivia want a child of their own more than anything else in the world... (106 mins.)
Director: Javier Fesser
 
23.
Citizen Kane (1941)
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Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. (119 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
24.
Smoke (1995)
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A Brooklyn smoke shop is the center of neighborhood activity, and the stories of its customers. (112 mins.)
Director: Wayne Wang
 
25.
The Sleeping Girl (2011)
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Dusseldorf at the beginning of the 1970s. The young and introverted Beuys-student Hans meets Ruth, a youthful stray who lives in a city park... (105 mins.)
Director: Rainer Kirberg
“ THE SLEEPING GIRL ” - ivannatravaini
 
26.
The Saddest Music in the World (2003)
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A musical of sorts set in Winnipeg during the Great Depression, where a beer baroness organizes a contest to find the saddest music in the world. Musicians from around the world descend on the city to try and win the $25,000 prize. (100 mins.)
Director: Guy Maddin
 
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Hut in the Woods (2011)
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Two misfit males, one man-child, one boy, find each other, building a small cabin in the woods to create a new life... (117 mins.)
“ DIR Hans Weingartner
PROD Jonas Dornbach, Hans Weingartner
SCR Hans Weingartner
CAST Peter Schneider, Timur Massold, Henrike von Kuick, Julia Jentsch, Eleonore Weisgerber, Robert Schupp, Vlad Chiriac
PROD DES Sebastian Wurm
SOUND Björn WieseNot so long ago, Martin was a gifted mathematician with a career and a steady girlfriend. But after a spell in psychiatric care, he is released with no job and no way of supporting himself, labelled as mentally ill. Viktor is a young Ukrainian boy recently orphaned following his mother’s OD. When the two meet, Martin takes Victor under his wing, and fleeing the city, they escape to a forest where they manage to build a hut robust enough to live in. Though not easy, their back-to-nature subsistence life is idyllic by comparison to what they have left behind, and the pair become firm friends. Martin even meets a sympathetic young woman, Lena, who he encourages to live in a more idealistic way. But just as Martin has started to find happiness, harsh reality intervenes. Director Hans Weingartner is best known here for his second film, The Edukators, but his new film is closer to his debut feature, The White Noise (LFF 2000). In common with that film, Hut in the Woods takes a progressive view of mental illness, creating believable and likable characters and telling their story with empathy and an enviable lightness of touch ” - ivannatravaini
 
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The Sleeping Girl (2011)
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Dusseldorf at the beginning of the 1970s. The young and introverted Beuys-student Hans meets Ruth, a youthful stray who lives in a city park... (105 mins.)
Director: Rainer Kirberg
“ DIR Rainer Kirberg
EXEC Caroline Kirberg, Rainer Kirberg, Tøni Schifer
SCR Rainer Kirberg
DP Birgit Möller
CAST Jakob Diehl, Natalie Krane, Christoph Bach
ED Ansgar Wacker
SOUND Martin Grube

[la invisible] Düsseldorf, beginning of the seventies. Hans, a young, introverted student of Beuys, meets Ruth, a young homeless woman living in a park. Fascinated by her, he takes Ruth in and makes her the subject of his video work. When she quickly settles into the artist scene and Hans fears that he’s losing control over her, he locks her up in his workshop. He thinks he can look into her secret in the test tube of art. Art and life become inextricably intertwined.

The feature film The Sleeping Girl by artist and author-director Rainer Kirberg tells its boy-meets-girl story completely through the camera of the art student Hans. This provides for a fascinating cross of classical narrative cinema and self-reflexive video experiment. Kirberg develops a film language that seeks to solve the problem of representing art in film by using the referential system of art, while at the same time deploying the psychological wealth and emotional weight of the narrative film. The Sleeping Girl is an impressive contribution to the aesthetic repertoire of contemporary international cinema. –Berlinale ” - ivannatravaini
 
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Die Unsichtbare (2011)
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Fine suffers from not being seen but she also does her best at not being noticed, even though she is an acting student... (113 mins.)
“ Dirección Christian Schwochow Guión Heide Schwochow, Christian Schwochow Dirección de fotografía Frank Lamm Montaje Jens Kübler Música Can Erdogan Sus Productores Jochen Laube, Fabian Maubach Producción teamWorx Television & Film Coproducción SWR, ARTE, RBB, Berliner Union Film, Media Factory, Sommerhaus Filmproduktion Intérpretes Stine Fischer Christensen, Ulrich Noethen, Anna Maria Mühe, Dagmar Manzel, Ronald Zehrfeld, Christina Drechsler, Ulrich Matthes Año de producción 2011 Duración 113´ Formato 35 mm Versión original Alemán Subtitulado en Castellano Participación en festivales Karlovy Vary 2011, Zúrich 2011, Varsovia 2011, Hamptons 2011, Túrin 2011, Plus Cameraimage 2011, Goa 2011, Palm Springs 2012, Gotemburgo 2012, Rotterdam 2012, Estambul 2012 Apoyado por Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, MFG Baden-Württemberg, BKM, Filmförderungsanstalt, Deutscher Filmförderfonds ” - ivannatravaini
 
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The Mill and the Cross (2011)
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The film focuses on a dozen of the 500 characters depicted in Bruegel's painting. The theme of Christ's suffering is set against religious persecution in Flanders in 1564. (92 mins.)
Director: Lech Majewski
“ Dirección: Lech Majewski
Guión: Michael Francis Gibson
Lech Majewski
Estreno (Argentina):16 Agosto 2012
Título Original: The Mill and the Cross
Género: Épico Bélico
Origen: Suecia, Polonia
Duración: 91 minutos ” - ivannatravaini
 
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Die Weber (1927)
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(93 mins.)
“ Dirección Friedrich Zelnik Guión Gerhart Hauptmann, Fanny Carlsen, Willy Haas Dirección de fotografía Frederik Fuglsang, Friedrich Weinmann Música Willy Schmidt-Gentner Producción Zelnik-Mara-Film GmbH Intérpretes Paul Wegener, Valeska Stock, Hermann Picha, Hertha von Walther, Kamilla von Hollay Año de producción 1927 Duración 93´ Formato 35mm Versión original Alemán Subtitulado en Castellano
Corre el año 1840. Los trabajadores trabajan en sus casas para Dreißiger, por jornales miserables. Cuando éste amenaza con reducirlos aún más, aduciendo la competencia de los telares mecánicos, Moritz Jäger llama a resistir. Cuando amenazan con arrestar a Jäger, los tejedores toman la residencia del fabricante. Rápidamente el movimiento se propaga, los tejedores de los pueblos vecinos se solidarizan y se oponen a los militares que avanzan contra la rebelión…
La película de Zelnik se presenta en un momento de mucha tensión social en la República de Weimar. Zelnik sorprende con la lograda adaptación del drama social de Gerhart Hauptmann. La puesta en escena logra imágenes muy expresivas e impresiona por “la conjunción de un ímpetu de agitación y un diseño visual perfecto, convincente” (Sigfrid Hoefert, 1927). El tema histórico se debe leer como una interpretación de la inestabilidad económica y social de la segunda mitad de los años 20, que luego será aprovechada por el Nacionalsocialismo. Constituye una de las películas más importantes producidas durante la República de Weimar. ” - ivannatravaini
 
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Submarine (2010)
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15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
“ The world hadn’t been waiting for the Welsh Rushmore, which makes Submarine that much more of a thrill. Full of surprises and amazingly affecting, this is a film to fall in love with. Writer-director Richard Ayoade is already a rising star in the UK thanks to his work on The IT Crowd. With the wry comedy and dead-on observations in this debut, he has found a whole new canvas for his view of flawed youth.

Fifteen-year-old Oliver Tate (Craig Roberts) has two big ambitions: to save his parents’ marriage via carefully plotted intervention and to lose his virginity before his next birthday. Worried that his mom (the always delightful Sally Hawkins) is having an affair with New Age weirdo Graham (Paddy Considine, hilarious here in a comedy hairdo), Oliver monitors his parents’ sex life by charting the dimmer switch in their bedroom. He also forges suggestive love letters from Mom to Dad. His love interest Jordana (a spirited performance by Yasmin Paige) is refreshingly complicated; a self-professed pyromaniac, she supervises Oliver’s journal writing – especially the bits about her. When necessary, she orders him to cross things out.

Based on Joe Dunthorne’s acclaimed novel, Submarine is a captivating coming-of-age story with an offbeat edge. Oliver is a consummate anti-hero, as sardonic and self-obsessed as any postmodern Holden Caulfield, and Roberts plays the role with the necessary cocktail of stubborn egotism and gangly unease. Ayoade is clearly a devotee of Godard, employing snippets of music and riffing on his use of colour-coding. But even with the shades of Godard and Wes Anderson, this vibrant film comes off as a real original and marks the beginning of a career to watch closely. ” - ivannatravaini
 
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Police, Adjective (2009)
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A police officer refuses to arrest a young man for offering drugs to his friends. (115 mins.)
“ Brillante
Cristi is a policeman who refuses to arrest a young man who offers hashish to two of his school mates. “Offering” is punished by the law. Cristi believes that the law will change, he does not want the life of a young man he considers irresponsible to be a burden on his conscience. For his superior the word conscience has a different meaning… —Cannes Film Festival ” - ivannatravaini
 
34.
Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)
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A glimpse at the life of French singer Serge Gainsbourg, from growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris through his successful song-writing years in the 1960s to his death in 1991 at the age of 62. (135 mins.)
Director: Joann Sfar
 
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The Hunter (2011)
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Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by a mysterious biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger. (102 mins.)
Director: Daniel Nettheim
 
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My Life Without Me (2003)
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A young woman conceals the fact of her terminal cancer to live her life with a passion she never had before. (106 mins.)
Director: Isabel Coixet
 
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In Another Country (2012)
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A three-tiered story centered on a trio of French tourists visiting the same seaside resort. (89 mins.)
Director: Sang-soo Hong
 
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Le Havre (2011)
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When an African boy arrives by cargo ship in the port city of Le Havre, an aging shoe shiner takes pity on the child and welcomes him into his home. (93 mins.)
Director: Aki Kaurismäki
“ Mágica, fotográficamente impecable ” - ivannatravaini
 
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Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
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A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them. (94 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
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À nos amours (1983)
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An erratic young woman's family desperately tries to prevent her increasingly erotic ways. (95 mins.)
Director: Maurice Pialat
 
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Berlin Calling (2008)
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A man tours clubs around the globe with his manager and girlfriend. On the eve of their largest album release he is admitted to a psychiatric clinic after overdosing at a gig. (100 mins.)
Director: Hannes Stöhr
 
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Samsara (2011 Documentary)
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Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders. (102 mins.)
Director: Ron Fricke
 
43.
Blade Runner (1982)
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A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator. (117 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
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Les marmottes (1993)
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In this bittersweet tale of couplings and uncouplings, a group of friends hole up for their annual Christmas gathering in Chamonix. (104 mins.)
Director: Élie Chouraqui
 
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Metropolis (1927)
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In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences. (153 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
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Porco Rosso (1992)
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In 1930s Italy, a veteran World War I pilot is cursed to look like an anthropomorphic pig. (94 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
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Labyrinth (1986)
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A 16-year-old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. (101 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
 
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20,000 Days on Earth (2014 Documentary)
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Writer and musician Nick Cave marks his 20,000th day on the planet Earth. (97 mins.)