AUGUST 2011

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1.
Audition (1999)
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A widower takes an offer to screen girls at a special audition, arranged for him by a friend to find him a new wife. The one he fancies is not who she appears to be after all. (115 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
 
2.
Darling (2007)
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A tragic and comic tale about beautiful and self-absorbed Eva, who cheats on her boyfriend, which becomes the starting point of a slow but relentless descent down to the life of ordinary people and a surprising, but doomed friendship. (94 mins.)
Director: Johan Kling
 
3.
So Normal (2003)
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Five years before the events in the television series take place, Rui and Vani meet and fall in love on the day of their respective wedding ceremonies - to different people, in the same church. (93 mins.)
 
4.
Blue Eyes (2009)
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Before his compulsory retirement, on his last day of work, Marshall, JFK airport's chief Immigration officer... (111 mins.)
Director: José Joffily
 
5.
The Well Beloved One (2010)
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Elected major of the small city of Sucupira, after unfortunate situation, Odorico (Marco Nanini) must open the city cemitery and face acusations of being corrupt, to end his term on good terms with the people (107 mins.)
Director: Guel Arraes
 
6.
Lula, the Son of Brazil (2009)
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The true story of a working class boy who moves to the nation's financial capital at a young age and becomes one the most influential politician in Brazil's history. (130 mins.)
 
7.
Straight (2009)
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After being rejected by women, a restaurant-owner attempts to deal with homosexuality. (110 mins.)
 
8.
The Artist (2011)
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A silent movie star meets a young dancer, but the arrival of talking pictures sends their careers in opposite directions. (100 mins.)
 
9.
Iris in Bloom (2011)
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Iris is 16 and finishing her teenage years in a small provincial town when she meets Jean, a 40 year old photographer from Paris... (75 mins.)
 
10.
Point Blank (2010)
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Samuel, a male nurse, saves the life of a thief whose henchmen take Samuel's wife hostage and force him to spring their boss. (81 mins.)
Director: Fred Cavayé
 
11.
Volver (2006)
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After her death, a mother returns to her home town in order to fix the situations she couldn't resolve during her life. (121 mins.)
 
12.
Declaration of War (2011)
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When their young son is diagnosed with a brain tumor, young parents Roméo and Juliette unite in the fight for his survival. (100 mins.)
 
13.
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (2009)
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Remake of the 1956 film noir film "Beyond a Reasonable Doubt" in which a writer's plan to expose a corrupt district attorney takes an unexpected turn. (106 mins.)
Director: Peter Hyams
 
14.
Unforgivable (2011)
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A crime writer living in Venice while working on his new novel meets and soon marries his real-estate agent. Relocated to a remote house on Sant'Erasmo Island, his obsession with his wife's daily whereabouts takes a dark turn. (111 mins.)
 
15.
Voyez comme ils dansent (2011)
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(99 mins.)
Director: Claude Miller
 
16.
L'art de séduire (2011)
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Jean-François, a psychoanalyst, is in love with one of his patients. However, when she decides to stop his therapy, things begin to go awry. (84 mins.)
Director: Guy Mazarguil