Film by the Sea Festival, Vlissingen 2012

The official line-up of the 14th edition of the International Film Festival Film by the Sea, located in Vlissingen, the Netherlands. The festival was held from 14 - 23 September, 2012. (Incomplete: not all films are available on IMDB)
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1.
The 10th Judicial Court: Judicial Hearings (2004 Documentary)
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The proceedings of a Paris courtroom are the grist for this documentary. Drawn from over 200 appearances before the same female judge... (105 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
2.
12 Angry Men (1957)
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A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence. (96 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
3.
A Few Good Men (1992)
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Neo military lawyer Kaffee defends Marines accused of murder; they contend they were acting under orders. (138 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
4.
A Matter of Taste: Serving Up Paul Liebrandt (2011 Documentary)
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Paul Liebrandt is one of the most talented and controversial chefs in the food world and the youngest... (68 mins.)
Director: Sally Rowe
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
5.
Our Children (2012)
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Like millions of other couples, Mounir and Murielle fall in love. Like millions of other couples, Mounir and Murielle have children... (111 mins.)
Director: Joachim Lafosse
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
6.
A Respectable Family (2012)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Massoud Bakhshi
 
7.
A Separation (2011)
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A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease. (123 mins.)
Director: Asghar Farhadi
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
8.
A Simple Life (2011)
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After suffering a stroke, an altruistic maid announces that she wants to quit her job and move into an old people's home. (118 mins.)
Director: Ann Hui
 
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“ Part of the competition program for regional filmmakers. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
10.
Amour (2012)
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Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested. (127 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
 
11.
Breathing (2011)
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Through his work at a morgue, an incarcerated young man trying to build a new life starts to come to terms with the crime he committed. (94 mins.)
Director: Karl Markovics
 
12.
Babette's Feast (1987)
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In a remote 19th-century Danish village, two sisters lead a rigid life centered around their father... (102 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Axel
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
13.
Bachelorette (2012)
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Three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school. (87 mins.)
Director: Leslye Headland
 
14.
Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
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Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love. (93 mins.)
Director: Benh Zeitlin
“ Openingsfilm 2012: Part of the Official Competition program, part of the special "Big Easy" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
15.
Being Flynn (2012)
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Working in a Boston homeless shelter, Nick Flynn re-encounters his father, a con man and self-proclaimed poet. Sensing trouble in his own life, Nick wrestles with the notion of reaching out yet again to his dad. (102 mins.)
Director: Paul Weitz
“ Part of the Official Competition program. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
16.
Brothers (2009)
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A young man comforts his older brother's wife and children after he goes missing in Afghanistan. (105 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
“ Part of the retrospective from Lifetime Achievement Award 2012 winner Jim Sheridan. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
17.
Calm at Sea (2011)
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A teenager joins the resistance in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. (90 mins.)
 
18.
Carrière, 250 metros (2011 Documentary)
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A portrait documentary tracing the inspiration, philosophy and imagination of the celebrated theatre and screen writer...
 
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20.
Comes a Bright Day (2012)
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A romantic thriller set during the armed robbery of one of London's most exclusive jewelers. (91 mins.)
Director: Simon Aboud
 
21.
Cool Kids Don't Cry (2012)
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Akkie is a young pretty jawn and she good at soccer and dont let nobody mess with her, until she gets cancer then she ends up falling for some cute jawn from her school and she now can face the truth of the enevitable. (96 mins.)
Director: Dennis Bots
“ Part of the special "Education" subprogram, only available to schoolchildren from the region. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
22.
Le Chef (2012)
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A veteran chef faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy. (84 mins.)
Director: Daniel Cohen
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
23.
Bad Seeds (2012)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Safy Nebbou
“ Part of the Official Competition subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
24.
Like Water for Chocolate (1992)
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In a forgotten Mexico Tita and Pedro fall in love, but are forbidden to marry. Mama Elena sees Tita's role as her caretaker for life... (105 mins.)
Director: Alfonso Arau
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
25.
The Orheim Company (2012)
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Jarle Klepp gets a message that forces his mind back to something he'd rather forgotten - his childhood with his father in Stavanger. When "Orheim" was his surname. (104 mins.)
Director: Arild Andresen
“ Part of the Official Competition subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
26.
Daens (1992)
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In the 1890s, Father Adolf Daens goes to Aalst, a textile town where child labor is rife, pay and working conditions are horrible... (138 mins.)
Director: Stijn Coninx
“ In remembrance of the 100th birthday of Louis Paul Boon. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
27.
Daughters of Malakeh (2011 Documentary)
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Three generations of women, wedged between two worlds, struggle to give shape to their lives in present-day Iran... (81 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
28.
De dijk is dicht (1950)
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Bert Verbloeme has survived the war but lost the love of his life. Now he suffers from a depression and has to learn how to live a meaningful life again. (100 mins.)
Director: A. Koolhaas
“ Part of the special "Big Easy" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
29.
The Dream (1985)
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(96 mins.)
Director: Pieter Verhoeff
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
30.
De verbouwing (2012)
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Tessa opens her luxurious clinic with a big party. She is smart, beautiful, savvy, and happily married with an intelligent adolescent son... (101 mins.)
Director: Will Koopman
 
31.
Deal (2012)
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After a couple of drinks two twenty-something students make a deal to have sex with each other for 2000 Euros...
Director: Eddy Terstall
 
32.
Detachment (2011)
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A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the students and teachers during his latest assignment. (98 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
 
33.
The Wall (2012)
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A woman inexplicably finds herself cut off from all human contact when an invisible, unyielding wall suddenly surrounds the countryside... (108 mins.)
Director: Julian Pölsler
“ Part of the Official Competition, part of the special "Do You Mind" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
34.
Manslaughter (2012)
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A lonesome ambulance driver turns both his life and society upside down after one night he violently loses his temper with the hoodlum youths who hinder him in performing his duties. (81 mins.)
Director: Pieter Kuijpers
“ Part of the special "Education" subprogram, only available to schoolchildren from the region. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
35.
Eden (2012)
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A young Korean-American girl, abducted and forced into prostitution by domestic human traffickers, joins forces with her captors in a desperate plea to survive. (98 mins.)
Director: Megan Griffiths
“ Part of the special "Human Rights' subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
36.
El Gusto (2011 Documentary)
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EL GUSTO is the story of an orchestra of Jewish and Muslim musicians torn apart by war 50 years ago, and recently reunited for an exceptional concert. These musicians share a passion they never lost: the soul of Algiers, Chaabi music. (88 mins.)
Director: Safinez Bousbia
 
37.
The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
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A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later. (129 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
38.
Tepenin Ardi (2012)
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When some people from the other side of the mountain invade the territory of a farming family, the family head tries to unite the family and fight back. But then problems within the family start to appear as well. (94 mins.)
Director: Emin Alper
 
39.
Enkel Vlees (2011 Short Film)
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(25 mins.)
Director: Marnix Ruben
“ Part of the competition program for regional filmmakers. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
40.
Entre les Bras (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on French chef Michel Bras and his decision to hand over his restaurant to his son, Sebastien, who has been working with him for 15 years. (86 mins.)
Director: Paul Lacoste
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
41.
To Be and to Have (2002 Documentary)
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A documentary portrait of a one-room school in rural France, where the students (ranging in age from 4 to 11) are educated by a single dedicated teacher. (104 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Education" subprogram, only available to schoolchildren from the region. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
42.
Faust (2011)
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A despairing scholar sells his soul to Satan in exchange for one night with a beautiful young woman. (140 mins.)
 
43.
Fear of Falling (2011)
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Father-to-be Marcin reaches out to his estranged schizophrenic father in search for love and understanding. (87 mins.)
Director: Bartosz Konopka
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
44.
Flood Streets (2011)
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A diverse group of New Orleans artists and musicians struggle to find meaning in their lives, work, and relationships one year after Katrina... (90 mins.)
Director: Joseph Meissner
“ Part of the special "Big Easy" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
45.
Haute Cuisine (2012)
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The story of Danièle Delpeuch and how she was appointed as the private chef for François Mitterrand. (95 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
46.
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012 TV Movie)
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A drama centered on the romance between Ernest Hemingway and WWII correspondent Martha Gellhorn, Hemingway's inspiration for For Whom the Bell Tolls and the only woman who ever asked for a divorce from the writer. (155 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
47.
The Gruffalo (2009 Short Film)
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A cunning mouse goes for a walk in the forest and outwits a succession of predators. (27 mins.)
 
48.
The Gruffalo's Child (2011 Short Film)
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A little Gruffalo ignores her father's warnings and tiptoes out into the snow in search of the Big Bad Mouse. (27 mins.)
 
49.
Hope Springs (2012)
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After thirty years of marriage, a middle-aged couple attends an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship. (100 mins.)
Director: David Frankel
 
50.
House with a Turret (2012)
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A 8-year-old boy is travelling with his mother towards his grandfather, but their journey is stopped... (80 mins.)
Director: Eva Neymann
“ Part of the Official Competition program. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
51.
Giovanna's Father (2008)
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Bologna, Italy, Pre-war scenario. Michele Casali's only teenage daughter, Giovanna Casali, poses a problem to him... (104 mins.)
Director: Pupi Avati
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
52.
In America (2002)
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A family of Irish immigrants adjust to life on the mean streets of Hell's Kitchen while also grieving the death of a child. (105 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
“ Part of the retrospective from Lifetime Achievement Award 2012 winner Jim Sheridan. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
53.
In Darkness (2011)
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A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the Nazi-occupied Polish city of Lvov. (145 mins.)
 
54.
In the Fog (2012)
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Western frontiers of the USSR, 1942. The region is under German occupation. A man is wrongly accused of collaboration. Desperate to save his dignity, he faces impossible moral choice. (127 mins.)
Director: Sergey Loznitsa
“ Part of the Official Competition program. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
55.
In the Name of the Father (1993)
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A man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them. (133 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
“ Part of the retrospective from Lifetime Achievement Award 2012 winner Jim Sheridan. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
56.
Indignados (2012 Documentary)
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(88 mins.)
Director: Tony Gatlif
“ Part of the special "Human Rights" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
57.
Innocence (2000)
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After more than forty years apart, Andreas and Claire embark on an affair as reckless and intense as when they were young lovers... (94 mins.)
Director: Paul Cox
 
58.
Inside (2012)
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A man's life, thoughts, feelings and his very own darkness... Adapted from Dostoevsky's novel "Notes from Undergroud"... (107 mins.)
Director: Zeki Demirkubuz
“ Part of the Official Competition program. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
59.
The Intouchables (2011)
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After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver. (112 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Education" subprogram, only available to schoolchildren from the region. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
60.
Italy: Love It, or Leave It (2011 Documentary)
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After their award winning documentary, 'Suddenly, Last Winter', Luca and Gustav are back. This time they have to decide: should they stay in Italy... (75 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
61.
Jaws (1975)
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When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and a grizzled fisherman set out to stop it. (124 mins.)
“ Special screening of the new digital remastered edition. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
62.
Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on 85-year-old sushi master Jiro Ono, his renowned Tokyo restaurant, and his relationship with his son and eventual heir, Yoshikazu. (81 mins.)
Director: David Gelb
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
63.
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
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In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes. (186 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kramer
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
64.
Justice for Sale (2011 Documentary)
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Justice for Sale follows the young, courageous Congolese human rights lawyer Claudine who refuses to... (80 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Human Rights" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
65.
Kauwboy (2012)
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A young boy and his father have a difficult relationship, but are trying to reach each other. They need a catalyst to make that happen. (81 mins.)
Director: Boudewijn Koole
“ Part of the special "Education" subprogram, only available to schoolchildren from the region. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
66.
Killer Joe (2011)
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When a debt puts a young man's life in danger, he turns to putting a hit out on his evil mother in order to collect the insurance. (102 mins.)
 
67.
The Delay (2012)
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A middle-aged, single mother of three cares for her eighty year old father, and they are pushed to the breaking point. (84 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo Plá
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
68.
La pirogue (2012)
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A group of African men leave Senegal in a pirogue captained by a local fisherman to undertake the treacherous crossing of the Atlantic to Spain where they believe better lives and prospects are waiting for them. (87 mins.)
Director: Moussa Touré
“ Part of the special "Human Rights" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
69.
The Sleeping Voice (2011)
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Madrid, post-Spanish Civil War. Sisters Hortensia and Pepita are involved with an underground guerrilla movement... (128 mins.)
Director: Benito Zambrano
 
70.
Black Tears (1997 Documentary)
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(75 mins.)
“ Meet the Jury: Sonia Herman Dolz. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
71.
Land of Opportunity (2010 Documentary)
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From front-porches to the front lines, Land of Opportunity captures the tumultuous reconstruction of a quintessential American city, New Orleans. (96 mins.)
Director: Luisa Dantas
“ Part of the special "The Big Easy" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
72.
Lars and the Real Girl (2007)
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A delusional young man strikes up an unconventional relationship with a doll he finds on the Internet. (106 mins.)
Director: Craig Gillespie
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
73.
“ For the little festival visitors. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
74.
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
 
75.
M (1951)
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In this Americanization of the 1931 German thriller, both the police and the criminal underworld stalk a mysterious killer who preys on small children. (88 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
76.
Mamma Gógó (2010)
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A film director's personal journey experiencing his mother's disappearance into the Alzheimer disease, a film with essential Fridriksson's ingredients, humour, compassion and strong visual style. (90 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
77.
Minuet (1982)
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A factory worker is employed in the desolate, cold-storage cellars of a brewery. His spare time he devotes... (84 mins.)
Director: Lili Rademakers
“ In remembrance of the 100th birthday of Louis Paul Boon. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
78.
Mercy (2012)
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A struggling German couple starts finding each other again after keeping as a secret about being responsible for a horrific accident. (132 mins.)
 
79.
My Life as a Dog (1985)
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A boy and his brother don't get along well. In order to let their ill mother rest, they're separated and sent each one with their relatives. (101 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Education" subprogram, only available to schoolchildren from the region. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
80.
Mine (2009 Documentary)
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MINE is the powerful story about the essential bond between humans and animals told against the backdrop of one of the worst natural disasters in U.S... (80 mins.)
“ Part of the special "The Big Easy" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
81.
Mozart and the Whale (2005)
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A love story between two savants with Asperger's syndrome, a kind of autism, whose conditions sabotage their budding relationship. (94 mins.)
Director: Petter Næss
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
82.
My Left Foot (1989)
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Christy Brown, born with cerebral palsy, learns to paint and write with his only controllable limb - his left foot. (103 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
“ Part of the retrospective from Lifetime Achievement Award 2012 winner Jim Sheridan. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
83.
New Orleans Music in Exile (2006 Documentary)
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Documentary about the many well-known New Orleans musicians who were forced to leave the city by Hurricane Katrina... (115 mins.)
Director: Robert Mugge
“ Part of the special "The Big Easy" subprogram, part of the special "Jazz on Film" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
84.
Missing Dad (2011)
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Pilar loses the one thing in life that mattered to her and, from that moment on time stops. The present begins blending with the past... (89 mins.)
Director: Lucia Carreras
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
85.
Paradise: Love (2012)
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On the beaches of Kenya they're known as "Sugar Mamas" -- European women who seek out African boys selling love to earn a living... (120 mins.)
Director: Ulrich Seidl
 
86.
Garbage in the Garden of Eden (2012 Documentary)
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Villagers in Turkey's Black Sea village of Camburnu struggle with the government's decision to turn their community into a garbage dump. (85 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
“ Part of the special "Human Rights" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
87.
Mid-August Lunch (2008)
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Gianni is a middle-aged man living in Rome with his imposing and demanding elderly mother. His only... (75 mins.)
“ Part of the special "Film & Food" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
88.
Guilty (2011)
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A family man battles to prove his innocence after being accused of a heinous crime. (102 mins.)
Director: Vincent Garenq
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram, ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
89.
Rashomon (1950)
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A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view. (88 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
“ Part of the special "Film & Law" subprogram, ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
90.
In Their Skin (2012)
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The Hughes cottage vacation is violently interrupted by a family on a murderous and identity stealing journey, in search of the "perfect" life. (97 mins.)
 
91.
Robot & Frank (2012)
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Set in the near future, an ex-jewel thief receives a gift from his son: a robot butler programmed to look after him. But soon the two companions try their luck as a heist team. (89 mins.)
Director: Jake Schreier
 
92.
Ruby Sparks (2012)
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A novelist struggling with writer's block finds romance in a most unusual way: by creating a female character he thinks will love him, then willing her into existence. (104 mins.)
 
93.
Shadow Dancer (2012)
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Set in 1990s Belfast, an active member of the IRA becomes an informant for MI5 in order to protect her son's welfare. (101 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
“ Winner of the Official Competition program. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
94.
Shock Head Soul (2011 Documentary)
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In 1903 Daniel Paul Schreber published the most celebrated autobiography of madness 'from the inside' ever written... (86 mins.)
Director: Simon Pummell
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
95.
Simon & the Oaks (2011)
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Two boys come of age in Sweden during World War II. (122 mins.)
Director: Lisa Ohlin
“ Part of the Official Competition program. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
96.
Sister (2012)
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A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests. (97 mins.)
Director: Ursula Meier
 
97.
Smashed (2012)
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A married couple whose bond is built on a mutual love of alcohol gets their relationship put to the test when the wife decides to get sober. (81 mins.)
Director: James Ponsoldt
“ Part of the special "Do You Mind?" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
98.
Sons of the Clouds (2012 Documentary)
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A look at how colonization of the Western Sahara has left nearly 200,000 people living in refugee camps. (81 mins.)
Director: Alvaro Longoria
“ Part of the special "Human Rights" subprogram. ” - Aurora van de Velde
 
99.
Teddy Bear (2012)
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Dennis, a painfully shy 38-year-old bodybuilder who lives with his mother, sets off to Thailand in search of love. (92 mins.)
Director: Mads Matthiesen
 
100.
The Angels' Share (2012)
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Narrowly avoiding jail, new dad Robbie vows to turn over a new leaf. A visit to a whisky distillery inspires him and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives. (101 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach