PÖFF 2013

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1.
Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)
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A week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. (104 mins.)
 
2.
Kill Your Darlings (2013)
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A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs. (104 mins.)
Director: John Krokidas
 
3.
In Bloom (2013)
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Set in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi in 1992. Friends Eka and Natia look to leave childhood behind as they ignore societal customs and work to escape their turbulent family lives. (102 mins.)
 
4.
Enough Said (2013)
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A divorced woman who decides to pursue the man she's interested in learns he's her new friend's ex-husband. (93 mins.)
 
5.
Små citroner gula (2013)
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LOVE AND LEMONS is a romantic comedy about love, friendship and the courage it takes to follow your dreams... (99 mins.)
Director: Teresa Fabik
 
6.
Gerontophilia (2013)
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A male youth begins exploring his attraction to much much older men while working in a nursing home. (82 mins.)
Director: Bruce LaBruce
 
7.
Alan Partridge (2013)
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When famous DJ Alan Partridge's radio station is taken over by a new media conglomerate, it sets in motion a chain of events which see Alan having to work with the police to defuse a potentially violent siege. (90 mins.)
Director: Declan Lowney
 
8.
Nebraska (2013)
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An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize. (115 mins.)
Director: Alexander Payne
 
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The Grand Seduction (2013)
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To survive, a dying Newfoundland fishing village must convince a young doctor to take up residence by any means necessary. (113 mins.)
Director: Don McKellar
 
10.
Frances Ha (2012)
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A story that follows a New York woman (who doesn't really have an apartment), apprentices for a dance company (though she's not really a dancer), and throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as their possibility dwindles. (86 mins.)
Director: Noah Baumbach
 
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Big Bad Wolves (2013)
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A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge... (110 mins.)
 
12.
Bluebird (2013)
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In the frozen woods of an isolated Maine logging town, one woman's tragic mistake shatters the balance of the community... (90 mins.)
Director: Lance Edmands
 
13.
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
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A depressed musician reunites with his lover, though their romance - which has already endured several centuries - is disrupted by the arrival of her uncontrollable younger sister. (123 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
14.
Only God Forgives (2013)
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Julian, a drug-smuggler thriving in Bangkok's criminal underworld, sees his life get even more complicated when his mother compels him to find and kill whoever is responsible for his brother's recent death. (90 mins.)
 
15.
The Double (2013)
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A clerk in a government agency finds his unenviable life takes a turn for the horrific with the arrival of a new co-worker who is both his exact physical double and his opposite - confident, charismatic and seductive with women. (93 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
 
16.
The Zero Theorem (2013)
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A hugely talented but socially isolated computer operator is tasked by Management to prove the Zero Theorem: that the universe ends as nothing, rendering life meaningless. But meaning is what he already craves. (107 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
17.
Comrade Kim Goes Flying (2012)
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A female coal miner in communist Korea aspires to be an acrobat in a circus. (81 mins.)
 
18.
Bastards (2013)
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Marco returns to Paris after his brother-in-law's suicide, where he targets the man his sister believes caused the tragedy - though he is ill-prepared for her secrets as they quickly muddy the waters. (100 mins.)
Director: Claire Denis
 
19.
Hide Your Smiling Faces (2013)
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After a neighborhood tragedy, two adolescent brothers confront changing relationships, the mystery of nature, and their own mortality. (81 mins.)
 
20.
The Look of Love (2013)
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The life of Paul Raymond, the controversial entrepreneur who became Britain's richest man. (101 mins.)
 
21.
Sanctuary (2013)
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The police are pursuing a man wanted for murder. If the man is arrested his daughter will be placed in foster care. To stay free they escape into the wilderness. Faro refers to a Portuguese city that the father once visited. (88 mins.)
Director: Fredrik Edfeldt
 
22.
Blue Ruin (2013)
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A mysterious outsider's quiet life is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family. (90 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Saulnier
 
23.
Love Is the Perfect Crime (2013)
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A literature professor at the University of Lausanne, Marc has a reputation for having love affairs with his female students... (110 mins.)
 
24.
Wrong Cops (2013)
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A group of bad cops look to dispose of a body that one of them accidentally shot. (83 mins.)
Director: Quentin Dupieux
 
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Cheap Thrills (2013)
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A scheming couple put a struggling family man and his old friend through a series of increasingly twisted dares over the course of an evening at a local bar. (88 mins.)
Director: E.L. Katz
 
27.
U Want Me 2 Kill Him? (2013)
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A teenage boy's descent into the dangerous world of the Internet and the harrowing consequences of his actions. A true story. (92 mins.)
Director: Andrew Douglas
 
28.
I'm the Same, I'm an Other (2013)
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(109 mins.)
 
29.
The Kings of Summer (2013)
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Three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. (95 mins.)
 
30.
Hotel (2013)
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Erika has it all: a good job, lots of friends and a secure relationship. Until the day it all falls apart... (97 mins.)
Director: Lisa Langseth
 
31.
Eltern (2013)
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Two working parents try to juggle job and child-rearing. (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Thalheim
 
32.
Nobody's Daughter Haewon (2013)
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The secret relationship between a student and a teacher, will their love last? (90 mins.)
Director: Sang-soo Hong