Cannes Film Festival - Un Certain Regard

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1.
Killer (1998)
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Marat works as a personal driver in Almaty, capital of Kazakhstan. When he hits a Mercedes, the nightmare begins. The loan he accepts to pay for the damages puts him at the mercy of a Mafia boss. (80 mins.)
 
2.
Beautiful People (1999)
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In London, during October 1993, England is playing Holland in the preliminaries of the World Cup. The Bosnian War is at its height... (107 mins.)
Director: Jasmin Dizdar
 
3.
Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000)
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Five loosely intertwined stories of the emotional issues facing individual middle-aged Angelenas are presented... (109 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo García
 
4.
Me You Them (2000)
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A true story that comically depicts the relationship between an ordinary woman and her three husbands, who live in the same house in a poor and arid small village of the Brazilian northeast. (104 mins.)
 
5.
Amour d'enfance (2001)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Yves Caumon
 
6.
Blissfully Yours (2002)
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The story of a love affair that begins during a picnic on the Thai-Burmese border. (125 mins.)
 
7.
The Best of Youth (2003)
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An Italian epic that follows the lives of two brothers, from the 1960s to the 2000s. (366 mins.)
 
8.
A Thousand Months (2003)
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It is the holy month of Ramadan in Morocco in 1981. Amina, accompanied with her seven years old son Mehdi... (124 mins.)
 
9.
Crimson Gold (2003)
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An Iranian pizza delivery man sees the worst of corruption and social unbalance in his city and is driven to crime. (97 mins.)
Director: Jafar Panahi
 
10.
Moolaadé (2004)
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When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female genital mutilation, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart. (124 mins.)
Director: Ousmane Sembene
 
11.
Whisky (2004)
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When his long-lost brother resurfaces, Jacobo, desperate to prove his life has added up to something... (99 mins.)
 
12.
Earth and Ashes (2004)
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Elderly Dastaguir and his newly deaf 5-year-old grandson Yassin hitchhike and walk, but mostly walk... (102 mins.)
Director: Atiq Rahimi
 
13.
The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005)
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Mr. Lazarescu, a 63 year old lonely man feels sick and calls the ambulance. When it arrives, the paramedic... (153 mins.)
Director: Cristi Puiu
 
14.
Le filmeur (2005)
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(97 mins.)
Director: Alain Cavalier
 
15.
Delwende (2005)
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(89 mins.)
 
16.
Luxury Car (2006)
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A country schoolteacher reaching retirement comes to Wuhan in search of his only son. His dying wife has requested to see her boy one last time... (88 mins.)
Director: Chao Wang
 
17.
Ten Canoes (2006)
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A story within a story. In Australia's Northern Territory, a man tells us one of the stories of his people and his land... (90 mins.)
 
18.
The Way I Spent the End of the World (2006)
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In communist era Romania, people live with hope for a new life of freedom. (106 mins.)
 
19.
The Violin (2005)
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In an unnamed Latin American country that closely resembles Mexico, the government fights a rural insurgency with torture... (98 mins.)
 
20.
Murderers (2006)
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Nina and Lizzy meet at the mental institution they are committed to. Nina , who feels guilty for her father's death... (98 mins.)
 
21.
California Dreamin' (2007)
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A railway chief delays a NATO train transporting military equipment during the war in Kosovo in 1999. (155 mins.)
 
22.
Actrices (2007)
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Marcelline is an actress. Forty, single and childless, she begins rehearsals for Turgenev's A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY... (107 mins.)
 
23.
The Band's Visit (2007)
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A band comprised of members of the Egyptian police force head to Israel to play at the inaugural ceremony of an Arab arts center, only to find themselves lost in the wrong town. (87 mins.)
Director: Eran Kolirin
 
24.
Tulpan (2008)
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On the steppes of Kazakhstan, Asa lives in a yurt with his sister Samal, her husband Ondas, and their three children... (100 mins.)
 
25.
Tokyo Sonata (2008)
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An ordinary Japanese family slowly disintegrates after its patriarch loses his job at a prominent company. (120 mins.)
 
26.
Cloud 9 (2008)
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A romantic drama about a woman who enters into an affair after 30 years of marriage. (98 mins.)
Director: Andreas Dresen
 
27.
Tyson (2008 Documentary)
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A mixture of original interviews and archival footage and photographs sheds light on the life experiences of Mike Tyson. (90 mins.)
Director: James Toback
 
28.
Johnny Mad Dog (2008)
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A cast of unknown performers are used in this drama about child soldiers fighting a war in an African country. (98 mins.)
 
29.
Dogtooth (2009)
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Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their over-protective parents say they can only leave when their dogtooth falls out. (94 mins.)
 
30.
Police, Adjective (2009)
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A police officer refuses to arrest a young man for offering drugs to his friends. (115 mins.)
 
31.
No One Knows About Persian Cats (2009)
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Iranian musicians Negar and Ashkan look for band members to play at a London concert - and the visas that allow them to leave Tehran to do so. (106 mins.)
Director: Bahman Ghobadi
 
32.
Father of My Children (2009)
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A film producer struggles with suicidal despair. (110 mins.)
 
33.
Hahaha (2010)
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Two friends, while having drinks together, share their memories of visiting the seaside resort of Tongyeong. (115 mins.)
Director: Sang-soo Hong
 
34.
October (2010)
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Clemente, a moneylender of few words, is a new hope for Sofía, his single neighbor, devoted to the October worship of Our Lord of the Miracles... (83 mins.)
 
35.
The Lips (2010)
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(100 mins.)
 
36.
Arirang (2011 Documentary)
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Documentary on director Kim Ki-Duk looking back at his film career. (100 mins.)
Director: Ki-duk Kim
Stars: Ki-duk Kim
 
37.
Stopped on Track (2011)
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When Frank is diagnosed with incurable brain tumor, he's got only a few months to live. Along with his wife, he doesn't know how and when to tell their children about it. Meanwhile, Frank's health is getting worse with each day. (110 mins.)
Director: Andreas Dresen
 
38.
Elena (2011)
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When a sudden illness and an unexpected reunion threaten dutiful housewife Elena's potential inheritance, she must hatch a desperate plan ... (109 mins.)
 
39.
Goodbye (2011)
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Story of a young lawyer in Tehran in search of a visa to leave the country, which is what Mohammad Rasoulof did during the winter of 2010/11. (100 mins.)
 
40.
After Lucia (2012)
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Alejandra and her dad Roberto have just moved to town. She is new at school, he has a new job. Starting over is sometimes complicated when you have left so much behind. (103 mins.)
Director: Michel Franco
 
41.
The Missing Picture (2013 Documentary)
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Rithy Panh uses clay figures, archival footage, and his narration to recreate the atrocities Cambodia's Khmer Rouge committed between 1975 and 1979. (92 mins.)
Director: Rithy Panh
 
42.
Omar (2013)
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A young Palestinian freedom fighter agrees to work as an informant after he's tricked into an admission of guilt by association in the wake of an Israeli soldier's killing. (96 mins.)
Director: Hany Abu-Assad
 
43.
Stranger by the Lake (2013)
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Summertime. A cruising spot for men, tucked away on the shores of a lake. Franck falls in love with Michel, an attractive, potent and lethally dangerous man. Franck knows this but wants to live out his passion anyway. (100 mins.)
Director: Alain Guiraudie
 
44.
The Golden Dream (2013)
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A road movie about teenage immigrants and their journey to the U.S. (108 mins.)
 
45.
Fruitvale Station (2013)
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The story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008. (85 mins.)
Director: Ryan Coogler
 
46.
White God (2014)
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Thirteen-year-old Lili fights to protect her dog Hagen. She is devastated when her father eventually sets Hagen free on the streets. Still innocently believing love can conquer any difficulty, Lili sets out to find her dog and save him. (121 mins.)
 
47.
Force Majeure (2014)
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A family vacationing in the French Alps is confronted with a devastating avalanche. (120 mins.)
Director: Ruben Östlund
 
48.
The Salt of the Earth (2014 Documentary)
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The life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado, who has spent forty years documenting deprived societies in hidden corners of the world. (110 mins.)
 
49.
Party Girl (2014)
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An aging nightclub hostess decides to settle down and get married. (96 mins.)
 
50.
Charlie's Country (2013)
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Displeased with the intervention of whitefella laws, Charlie takes off to live the old way and sets off a chain reaction of enlightening difficulties. (108 mins.)
Director: Rolf de Heer
 
51.
Rams (2015)
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In a remote Icelandic farming valley, two brothers who haven't spoken in 40 years have to come together in order to save what's dearest to them - their sheep. (93 mins.)
 
52.
The High Sun (2015)
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Three different love stories, set in three consecutive decades, in two neighbouring Balkan villages burdened with a long history of inter-ethnic hatred: this is a film about the dangers - and the enduring strength - of forbidden love. (123 mins.)
Director: Dalibor Matanic
 
53.
Journey to the Shore (2015)
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Mizuki's husband (Yusuke) drowned at sea three years ago. When he suddenly comes back home, she is not that surprised. Instead, Mizuki is wondering what took him so long. She agrees to let Yusuke take her on a journey. (127 mins.)
 
54.
Masaan (2015)
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Four lives intersect along the Ganges: a low caste boy hopelessly in love, a daughter ridden with guilt of a sexual encounter ending in a tragedy... (109 mins.)
Director: Neeraj Ghaywan
 
55.
Nahid (2015)
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A woman tries to mend the broken pieces of her last life, as she is now involved in a new relationship with a man. (105 mins.)
Director: Ida Panahandeh
 
56.
The Treasure (2015)
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Costi is a family man whose cash-strapped neighbor makes him an intriguing proposition: help him find the fortune reportedly buried somewhere on the grounds of his family's country home in Romania and split the profits. (89 mins.)
 
57.
The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (2016)
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The true story of Olli Mäki, the famous Finnish boxer who had a shot at the 1962 World Featherweight title. (92 mins.)
Director: Juho Kuosmanen
 
58.
Harmonium (2016)
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Toshio hires Yasaka in his workshop. This old acquaintance, who has just been released from prison, begins to meddle in Toshio's family life. (120 mins.)
Director: Kôji Fukada
 
59.
Captain Fantastic (2016)
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In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what it means to be a parent. (118 mins.)
Director: Matt Ross
 
60.
Voir du pays (2016)
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Two young French soldiers take a three-day leave in Cyprus after finishing their tour of duty in Afghanistan. (102 mins.)
 
61.
The Red Turtle (2016)
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The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds. (80 mins.)