Manaki 2011

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1.
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.)
 
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Attenberg (2010)
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Stuck in her boring factory town, twenty-three-year-old Marina is at the mercy of both her father's impending death and her distaste for other humans. (97 mins.)
 
3.
The Boy Mir (2011 Documentary)
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Tracks cheeky, enthusiastic Mir from a childish eight to a fully grown eighteen-year-old in Afghanistan. (90 mins.)
Director: Phil Grabsky
 
4.
If Not Us, Who? (2011)
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(124 mins.)
Director: Andres Veiel
 
5.
Blood Relation (2009 Documentary)
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At 14 my grandmother's sister disappeared from her home in Israel. Years later, she started sending... (75 mins.)
Director: Noa Ben Hagaï
 
6.
Homeland (2010)
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In a country shaken by major political events, three generations of a Greek family clash over an inside-the-family adoption. (106 mins.)
 
7.
The Happy Housewife (2010)
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After giving birth to her first child, a happily married woman sees her picture-perfect life spiral out of control. (100 mins.)
 
8.
The Hell of '63 (2009)
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When conditions are right an infamous ice-skating race is held in the north of the Netherlands. The... (108 mins.)
Director: Steven de Jong
 
9.
Out of Reach (2010 Documentary)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Jakub Stozek
 
10.
People I Could Have Been and Maybe Am (2010 Documentary)
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What would it be like, to enter into the life of a complete stranger? The film evolved from two chance encounters in the streets of London... (55 mins.)
Director: Boris Gerrets
 
11.
Nesvatbov (2010 Documentary)
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A situational documentary about a generation of singles in their 30s who live in a medium-sized Slovak village... (80 mins.)
Director: Erika Hníková
 
12.
O Gringo (2011 Documentary)
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The story of Dejan Petkovic 'Rambo', a Serbian footballer who became a legend of Brazilian league and Flamengo in particular. (87 mins.)
Director: Darko Bajic
 
13.
Rules of Single Life (2011 Documentary)
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(75 mins.)
 
14.
Immutable Dream of Snow Lion (2008 Short Film)
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A man in search of his dead woman ends up confronting himself with the character of death while the woman has become death's helper. (10 mins.)
 
15.
Shocking Blue (2010)
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Story centers on childhood friendship in the Dutch tulip fields. (82 mins.)
Director: Mark de Cloe
 
16.
Sound seekers (2011 Documentary)
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Director: Suzana Dinevski
 
17.
David Wants to Fly (2010 Documentary)
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David Sieveking walks on David Lynchs path into the world of transcendental meditation (TM). He comes across the founder of this worldwide movement, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, to whom the Beatles already pilgrimed. (96 mins.)
Director: David Sieveking
 
18.
Shelter (2010)
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This is a story of a family and two intruders. (88 mins.)
Director: Dragomir Sholev
 
19.
The Other Side of Sleep (2011)
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Rebecca Daly's first feature film The Other Side of Sleep is the haunting journey of Arlene (Antonia Campell Hughes)... (88 mins.)
Director: Rebecca Daly
 
20.
Zefir (2010)
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Zephyr, a strong-willed adolescent girl, spends her summer vacation with her grandparents in the mountains... (93 mins.)
Director: Belma Bas
 
21.
Violent Youth (2011 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Marko Gjokovik
 
22.
I'll Tell You (2010 Short Film)
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Lola, 14 romanticises the memories of two teenagers who she once hung out with, Zania and Kad. At war with a mother who'll never understand her... (10 mins.)
 
23.
Choice Night (2010 Short Film)
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Fifteen year-old James has everything before him. The catch? He has to choose between the two things he wants the most: love or mates. (16 mins.)
 
24.
Yuri Lennon's Landing on Alpha46 (2010 Short Film)
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After his landing on Jupiter moon Alpha64, the cosmonaut Yuri Lennon is confronted with an extraordinary paradox. (14 mins.)
 
25.
Man's Best Friend (2009 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Luke Eve
 
26.
King's Road (2010)
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After 3 years abroad Junior returns to Iceland with his set of problems hoping that his father can sort them out but his homecoming isn't quite what he had expected. (100 mins.)
 
27.
Polisse (2011)
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A journalist covering police assigned to a juvenile division enters an affair with one of her subjects. (127 mins.)
Director: Maïwenn
 
28.
The Forgiveness of Blood (2011)
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An Albanian family is torn apart by a murder, resulting in a blood feud that makes eldest son Nik a prime target and forces his sister, eldest daughter Rudina, to leave school in order to take over the family business. (109 mins.)
Director: Joshua Marston
 
29.
Incident by a Bank (2009 Short Film)
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An attempted bank robbery. Follows the thought process of two confused witnesses, the filmographer and the producer. (12 mins.)
Director: Ruben Östlund
 
30.
The Unliving (2010 Short Film)
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Post apocalyptic short film about a zombie virus that has spread over Sweden. The few remaining virus... (28 mins.)
Director: Hugo Lilja
 
31.
Silent River (2011 Short Film)
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Romania, 1986: Gregor and Vali want to get away. Both need each other, yet there is mutual distrust. One night Gregor finds his doubts confirmed. In the end only hope is left. (31 mins.)
 
32.
Lobos (2009 Short Film)
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After a young boy misbehaves in a remote village schoolhouse in the hills of central Spain, a teacher... (15 mins.)
Director: Craig Macneill
 
33.
Sundays (2011 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Valéry Rosier
 
34.
Derby (2010 Short Film)
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Mircea has a 15-year-old daughter whose boyfriend is invited to dine with the family. He arrives early and they go to her bedroom... (15 mins.)
Director: Paul Negoescu
 
35.
As If I Am Not There (2010)
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A harsh dose of cinematic realism about a harsh time-the Bosnian War of the 1990s-Juanita Wilson's drama... (109 mins.)
Director: Juanita Wilson
 
36.
Incendies (2010)
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Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes. (131 mins.)
 
37.
The Most Important Thing in Life Is Not Being Dead (2010)
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An esteemed piano tuner and repairer, Jacobo leads an apparently happy life with his wife, Helena. His... (82 mins.)
 
38.
Little Children, Big Words (2010 Short Film)
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Alex tells the children in his class what he wants to be when he grows up; after he uses an "adult word", his teacher tries to make the children understand it revealing a devastating past experience. (12 mins.)
 
39.
Berik (2010 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
 
40.
Opowiesci z chlodni (2011 Short Film)
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Two supermarket workers under the pressure of the boss have to mobilize themselves. They have only two days to find a goal in life. They decide to participate in the TV program "The unhappiest person of the month". (26 mins.)
 
41.
Out (2010 Short Film)
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A dominance & submission trashing scene. But in this session, the painful blows cause the sub to spew out sentences - all of which are quotes from Israel's minister of foreign affairs, Avigdor Lieberman. (35 mins.)
Director: Roee Rosen
 
43.
Shikasha (2010 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
 
44.
Silent Souls (2010)
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Present days. A man and his companion go on a journey to cremate the dead body of the former beloved wife, on a riverbank in the area where they spent their honeymoon. (78 mins.)
 
45.
White White World (2010)
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In the Serbian drama "White, White World", the characters sing, but never dance. Formulated as a modern... (121 mins.)
Director: Oleg Novkovic
 
46.
Historias Breves VI: Coral (2010 Short Film)
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The day Adelina discovers that her husband has pawned those personal effects she treasured, she decides it has been enough... (15 mins.)
 
47.
Venice (2010)
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Marek is in his early teens and dreams of going to Venice. Although the war makes his plans highly unlikely, the boy won't let his dreams drift away too easily. (110 mins.)
 
48.
Vannliljer i blomst (2010 Short Film)
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The suspended synchronized swimming guru Labanosov entices overweight women to join him in his mission to prove Isaac Newton wrong. (15 mins.)
Director: Emil Stang Lund
 
49.
Buried (2010)
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Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone it's a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap. (95 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo Cortés
 
50.
Once Upon a Time in Anatolia (2011)
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A group of men set out in search of a dead body in the Anatolian steppes. (157 mins.)
 
51.
The First Beautiful Thing (2010)
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A misanthropic professor returns to his hometown to assist his dying mother. (122 mins.)
Director: Paolo Virzì
 
52.
The Turin Horse (2011)
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A rural farmer is forced to confront the mortality of his faithful horse. (155 mins.)
 
53.
Casus belli (2010 Short Film)
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(11 mins.)
Director: Giorgos Zois
 
54.
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