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1.
The Revenge of a Kinematograph Cameraman (1912 Short Film)
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A jilted husband takes his revenge by filming his wife and her lover and showing the result at the local cinema... (12 mins.)
 
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Why Try to Escape from Which You Know You Can't Escape from? Because You Are a Coward (1970 Short Film)
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Early film by Lars von Trier. (7 mins.)
Director: Lars Trier
 
3.
Real Italian Pizza (1972 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: David Rimmer
 
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A Bigger Splash (1973 Documentary)
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Semi-fictionalized documentary biopic of British artist David Hockney. After a difficult break-up, Hockney is left unable to paint, much to the concern of his friends. The title was named after Hockney's pop-art painting 'A Bigger Splash'. (106 mins.)
Director: Jack Hazan
 
5.
The Orchid Gardener (1977 Short Film)
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A young artist of Jewish descent has shunned his heritage. He has arrived at the realization that he is alone... (37 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
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Menthe - la bienheureuse (1979 Short Film)
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Based on the sadomasochistic novel by Dominique Aury, "Story of O", tells the story of a voluntary female submission. (31 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
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Strong Medicine (1981)
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Adaptation of an avant-garde play about Rhoda, a hysterical heroine who feels oppressed by the people around her. She suffers through her birthday party, goes to see a doctor, plans a vacation, argues a lot and even breaks the fourth wall. (84 mins.)
Director: Richard Foreman
 
8.
The Charles Bukowski Tapes (1987 Documentary)
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Barbet Schroeder interviews Bukowski. (240 mins.)
 
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The Junky's Christmas (1993 Short Film)
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Burroughs takes down a book and reads us the story of Danny the Carwiper, who spends Christmas Day trying to score a fix... (21 mins.)
 
10.
Dottie Gets Spanked (1993 Short Film)
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Another dazzling suburban phantasm from writer-director Todd Haynes, Dottie Gets Spanked (made post-Poison and pre-Safe) is a stylized... (30 mins.)
Director: Todd Haynes
 
11.
Ballad of the Skeletons (1997 Short Film)
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Director: Gus Van Sant
 
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Bukowski: Born into This (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary on Charles Bukowski, author of 'Notes of a Dirty Old Man', 'Love Is a Dog from Hell', and the autobiographical novels, 'Women', 'Hollywood', and 'Post Office'. (130 mins.)
Director: John Dullaghan