2012 Venice Film Festival- All the movies!

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1.
Pieta (2012)
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A loan shark is forced to reconsider his violent lifestyle after the arrival of a mysterious woman claiming to be his long-lost mother. (104 mins.)
Director: Ki-duk Kim
 
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Fill the Void (2012)
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A young Hasidic Jewish woman is pressured into an arranged levirate marriage to an older widower. (90 mins.)
Director: Rama Burshtein
 
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The Master (2012)
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A Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future - until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader. (144 mins.)
 
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Passion (2012)
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The rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency and her talented protégée escalates from stealing credit to public humiliation to murder. (102 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
5.
Spring Breakers (2012)
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Four college girls hold up a restaurant in order to fund their spring break vacation. While partying, drinking, and taking drugs, they are arrested, only to be bailed out by a drug and arms dealer. (94 mins.)
Director: Harmony Korine
 
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Something in the Air (2012)
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In the months after the heady weeks of May '68, a group of young Europeans search for a way to continue the revolution believed to be just beginning. (122 mins.)
Director: Olivier Assayas
 
7.
Beyond Outrage (2012)
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As the police launch a full-scale crackdown on organized crime, it ignites a national yakuza struggle... (112 mins.)
Director: Takeshi Kitano
 
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The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012)
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A young Pakistani man is chasing corporate success on Wall Street. He finds himself embroiled in a conflict between his American Dream, a hostage crisis, and the enduring call of his family's homeland. (130 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
10.
Tai Chi Zero (2012)
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Yang travels to Chen Village to learn a powerful form of Tai Chi. Though villagers are forbidden from teaching outsiders, Yang becomes their best hope for survival when a man arrives with a plan to build a railroad through the village. (98 mins.)
Director: Stephen Fung
 
11.
Penance (2012 TV Series)
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The murder of Emili, a young girl, leaves the inhabitants of a small Japanese village in shock. The... (270 mins.)
 
12.
Thy Womb (2012)
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An infertile midwife and her husband find a surrogate mother so that they can have a child. (105 mins.)
 
13.
Fly with the Crane (2012)
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73 years old Ma and his good mate Cao were once coffin makers. Since Chinese government implemented the practice of cremation... (99 mins.)
Director: Ruijun Li
 
14.
Three Sisters (2012 Documentary)
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Three sisters live alone in a small village family house in the high mountains of the Yunan region. Their parents are nowhere to be seen... (153 mins.)
Director: Bing Wang
 
15.
To the Wonder (2012)
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After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood. (112 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
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At Any Price (2012)
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A farming family's business is threatened by an unexpected crisis, further testing the relationship between a father and his rebellious son. (105 mins.)
Director: Ramin Bahrani
 
17.
Dormant Beauty (2012)
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A mosaic of several intertwined stories questioning the meaning of life, love and hope, set during the last six days in the life of Eluana Englaro, a young woman who spent 17 years in a vegetative state. (115 mins.)
 
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La cinquième saison (2012)
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In a scenic Belgian village, nature is turning its back on man. How will the locals cope with this new reality? (93 mins.)
 
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It Was the Son (2012)
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Palermo in the 1970s. The Ciraulos are modest scrap dealers whose uneventful lives are turned upside... (93 mins.)
Director: Daniele Ciprì
 
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Betrayal (2012)
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A romance between two strangers who discover that their partners are lovers. (115 mins.)
 
21.
A Special Day (2012)
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Gina and Marco are living in the suburbs of Rome. The two meet on a very special day: their first day at work... (89 mins.)
 
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Paradise: Faith (2012)
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Anna Maria, a single woman in her 50s, devotes her summer vacation to doing missionary work, so that Austria may be brought back to the path of virtue... (115 mins.)
Director: Ulrich Seidl
 
23.
Superstar (2012)
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An average guy who works in a recycling plant wakes up one morning to discover that he's become inexplicably famous. (112 mins.)
Director: Xavier Giannoli
 
24.
Lines of Wellington (2012)
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On September 27, 1810, the French troops commanded by Marshal Massena, were defeated in the Serra do... (151 mins.)
 
25.
Wadjda (2012)
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An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest. (98 mins.)
 
26.
Balancing Act (2012)
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A married man with children has to move out after his wife can't cope with his cheating with another woman once... (107 mins.)
Director: Ivano De Matteo
 
27.
Boxing Day (2012)
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Basil, a businessman and Chauffeur, Nick, drive into the heart of the rocky mountains in the midst of perilous weather. When the journey becomes potentially fatal, Basil must decide whether he's prepared to sacrifice his life for another. (94 mins.)
Director: Bernard Rose
 
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Yema (2012)
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(90 mins.)
 
29.
Low Tide (2012)
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A 12 year old boy and his single mother live parallel lives. The boy spends his days alone while his mother works and goes out with her friends... (92 mins.)
 
30.
Araf/Somewhere in Between (2012)
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ARAF is the story of Zehra and Olgun whose lives are caught in a vacuum! The world in which they live... (124 mins.)
Director: Yesim Ustaoglu
 
31.
The Interval (2012)
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(90 mins.)
 
32.
Lions (2012)
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Five young people are involved in a serious car accident that leaves four of them dead. Isabel, the youngest, is the only survivor and helps her four friends realize they have passed on. (82 mins.)
Director: Jazmín López
 
33.
Tango libre (2012)
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A prison guard is attracted to a woman at his weekly tango class. They meet again when she visits her husband in the prison where he works and he is drawn into her complicated romantic life. Meanwhile the prisoners are learning the tango. (98 mins.)
 
34.
The Cutoff Man (2012)
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(76 mins.)
Director: Idan Hubel
 
35.
Pretty Butterflies (2012)
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A day in Cagliari narrated by the young Caterina. (100 mins.)
Director: Salvatore Mereu
 
36.
A Hijacking (2012)
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The crew of a Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates who proceed to engage in escalating negotiations with authorities in Copenhagen. (103 mins.)
Director: Tobias Lindholm
 
37.
Peter Brook: The Tightrope (2012 Documentary)
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Filmed with five hidden cameras, The Tightrope is a total immersion into the creative process behind legendary theater director Peter Brook's work... (86 mins.)
Director: Simon Brook
 
38.
The Iceman (2012)
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The story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man. When finally arrested in 1986, neither his wife nor daughters have any clue about his real profession. (106 mins.)
Director: Ariel Vromen
 
39.
Gebo et l'ombre (2012)
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Set in the late 19th century, about a honored but poor patriarch who sacrifices himself to protect his fugitive son. (95 mins.)
 
40.
Bad 25 (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on Michael Jackson and the legacy of his record Bad. (131 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
 
41.
The Human Cargo (2012 Documentary)
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On August 8, 1991 about 20,000 Albanians arrive in Bari, Italy looking for a better life. This is their story. (90 mins.)
Director: Daniele Vicari
 
42.
Disconnect (2012)
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A drama centered on a group of people searching for human connections in today's wired world. (115 mins.)
 
43.
Looking for Hortense (2012)
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A wife pressures her husband to solicit work papers from his civil servant father. (100 mins.)
Director: Pascal Bonitzer
 
44.
The Man Who Laughs (2012)
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A proud noble refuses to kiss the hand of the despotic King James in 1690. (95 mins.)
 
45.
Enzo Avitabile Music Life (2012 Documentary)
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(79 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
46.
Lullaby to My Father (2012 Documentary)
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(82 mins.)
Director: Amos Gitai
 
47.
Bait (2012)
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A freak tsunami traps shoppers at a coastal Australian supermarket inside the building - along with 12-foot Great White Sharks. (93 mins.)
Director: Kimble Rendall
 
48.
Love Is All You Need (2012)
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A hairdresser who has lost her hair to cancer finds out her husband is having an affair, travels to Italy for her daughter's wedding and meets a widower who still blames the world for the loss of his wife. (116 mins.)
Director: Susanne Bier
 
49.
Anton's Right Here (2012 Documentary)
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(110 mins.)
Director: Lyubov Arkus
 
50.
The Company You Keep (2012)
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A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity. (125 mins.)
Director: Robert Redford
 
51.
Forgotten (2012)
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During a vacation on an island, two best friends from childhood are haunted by the ghosts of their past. (96 mins.)
Director: Alex Schmidt
 
52.
Queen of Montreuil (2012)
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It's early summer and Agathe is back in France, at home in Montreuil. She has to get over her husband's... (87 mins.)