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Maid Ah Tao has been serving filmmaker Roger and his family for four generations. But when she has a stroke and moves to an assisted living home, the tables are turned and Roger must learn to care for a woman who has taken care of him his entire life.
In Almaty, the capital of Kazakh, an aimless, broke and lonely young philosophy student murders a shopkeeper. After being consumed by guilt, he eventually turns himself in to the police.
Between 1975 and 1979, the Khmer Rouge regime caused the death of some 1.8 million people in Cambodia. Kaing Guek Eav, known as Duch, directed the M13, a Khmer Rouge-controlled prison, for four years before becoming the head of S21. For the S21, he commanded the Khmer Rouge slaughter from 1975 to 19
Movie director Moon-kyeong Jo, who recently decided to immigrate to Canada, takes a trip down to the small sea-side town of Tongyeong, South Korea. There he meets old acquaintance Jong-sik Bang who is a movie critic. The two of them sit down to have drinks and talk about their past. They also end up
A film student named Oki makes a film about two men she has dated, one young and the other much older. In her film, she retraces her experiences of going to Acha Mountain with each of the two men a year apart. She juxtaposes her experiences with each man by pairing them according to places on the mo
Passionate couple Bettina and Marcus live in a canteen in the middle of a vast field with endless lines of pylons. Marcus is trying to set up his own business and works as a foreman in maintaining the powerlines. Bettina, bored and longing for a better life, runs the canteen for the workmen. Their n
Follows Mohamed, a retired worker who spent his whole life in worker's lodgings in rundown Parisian suburbs. Evicted from his room because of his age, Mohamed decides to return to his native Tunisia, which, after a long absence, offers some surprises.
At first glance, Tibor Malkav is an ordinary 37-year-old man, but with serious communication problems. He is precise and silent. Though not rich, he can buy whatever he needs. He doesn't depend on his job financially. He loves being a forensic pathologist. A few floors up in the hospital where he wo
Focuses on the violent struggles inside one family.
About the relationship between a mother and son.
During the last half-century, Cambodia has witnessed genocide, decades of war and the collapse of social order. The documentary looks at an irreparable tragedy that is less visible, yet no less pervasive: the spiritual death that results when young women are forced into prostitution. The film presen
t's summertime at a remote country house in the Uckermark nestling in the midst of protective woods. The inhabitants of this refuge far away from the rest of the world are Anna, her husband Robert and their son, Max. During the course of the summer, several generations of this sprawling family will
When his mother dies, Yusuf, returns to his home village, where he hasn't visited for years. Upon his arrival, he finds a young girl named Ayla who had been living with his mother for the past five years. She has one request: Yusuf must perform the sacrificial rite his mother could not fulfill befor
Chronicles the evolution of the longest-running music festival in the world. In 1970, a young farmer named Michael Eavis opened his 150-acre farm to 1,500 people who paid one pound each to watch a handful of pop and folk stars perform all weekend long, and the Glastonbury Festival was born. The foll
It's a pretty tall order to ask a six-year-old to suddenly take on responsibility for his own life. The questions facing Vanya are really tough: does he want to live a comfortable life as an adopted child of a loving family in Italy? After all, for an abandoned Russian child like Vanya it really doe
It's a 1959, and Broadway is buzzing with some of the theater world's biggest names. Producer Max Bialystock, however, is no longer one of them. One day, mousy accountant Leo Bloom shows up at Bialystock's office to do his books and innocently remarks that a dishonest man could make more money produ
Miao is a young woman roaming the streets and nightclubs of Tel Aviv. She lives in empty apartments and surfs the Internet chat rooms. One night she decides to meet Alex, her chat buddy. The road leading to the blind date is full of obstacles and mistaken identities. They plan to meet in a nightclub
At 40, Louis dreams of becoming an actor. A cousin helps him get an audition where he'll be playing the role of a father leaving a final message to his son. With the help of a famous actor, he secretly rehearses his scenes, without even telling Suzie, the love of his life. But she also has a secret:
A widowed TV producer is encouraged by his teenage son to remarry before he gets too old. Unable to find anyone suitable, he decides to hold auditions for a false movie in order to test out potential wives. He thinks he may have found the one he is looking for when he auditions a former ballerina, b
A group of actors and their stage director oppose a plan to pull down a theater in Buenos Aires, while an old man fights corruption in the government management of pensions. Police brutality occurs on the streets. But what is really depressing the citizens of the city is a huge black cloud that lite
Cora is an idealistic and passionate teenager. Her absolute quest runs headlong into her parents misunderstanding and makes her flee her contemporaries. An essay on hypnosis that falls into her hands by chance, will become her tutor, her spiritual guide. She throws herself into the study of this "sc
Bill is an unemployed writer who has lately taken to following strangers at random on the street. One day, Cobb, a man Bill has been following, catches him in the act. Cobb reveals he has a transgressive daily routine of his own: he is a burgler. He invites Bill to join him. Soon Bill is spending hi
A Turk, a Greek and a Serb get tangled up in the underworld of the newly multicultural Hamburg.
In the 1980s, German computer hackers began to surf what would become the net, breaking into Pentagon systems and German atomic energy plants. Using a mystical book called Illuminata, the hackers work on the belief that there is a world beneath this one, a world accessible only in elaborate number c
In the summer of 1943, the townsfolk of Lakotice are being blackmailed by the cruel and much feared Sekal. By denouncing his neighbors of crimes against the Reich, fertile land and property are rewarded to Sekal in exchange for freedom. Soon he becomes the richest man in town and the target of mur
In a small skiing village in the mountains of Germany, winter has descended on its inhabitants. Laura is a nurse and aspiring actress who lives with Rebecca, a translator. Rebecca is currently involved with handsome ski instructor Marco, who has lately been sinking further and further into the couch
A psychological crime thriller which follows a sleep-deprived homicide detective as he investigates the brutal murder of a teenage girl in Northern Norway. A second murder intensifies the pursuit and prompts the policeman to take some of the same risks as the man they are hunting.
A reclusive British writer becomes obsessed with an American teen idol and eventually pursues him to his Long Island home, filling his head with dreams of a truly European career. This head-on collision of cultures results in unstoppable consequences.
Best friends Holden McNeil and Banky Edwards are enjoying success as the creators of the cult comic book ''Bluntman and Chronic.'' When they meet fellow comic book artist Alyssa Jones, Holden''s desire for the beautiful charmer is immediate. Alyssa, however, has set her romantic sights elsewhere but decides, nevertheless, to pursue a friendship with Holden. This presents Holden with a dilemma: feeling the way he does, can he merely be friends with this woman? Banky, who knows Holden best, doesn''t think so. As the friendship deepens, so do Holden''s affections for Alyssa. And cautiously, yet effortlessly, so do Alyssa''s for him. With their relationship strugging to define itself, Banky grows more and more frustrated at the notion of losing his best friend to emotional adulthood.
An adaptation of Virginia Wolf's 1925 novel about a melancholic middle-aged society woman--"a perfect hostess"--who, thrown into a crisis, reflects upon her life as a politician's wife during the days of World War I. Her story takes place over the course of one day and is juxtaposed with that of a b
After threee months together, a French woman and her German boyfriend spend a decisive weekend in the country.
Set circa 1928, a leisurely road movie based on the true story of Lisa Alling, a poverty-stricken, Russian-born chambermaid who walked from New York City to Siberia due to a terminal case of homesickness.
Story of the life of Italian painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani, who died in 1920 at the age of 36.
A famous, ruthless writer takes a handsome young laborer, with aspirations of becoming a tightrope artist, as his lover and protege, but suffers tragic consequences when he later discards him for another youth.
In Lisbon, a man with a colorful yet checkered past tries to win the affections of another man's woman.
A group of adolescents grapple with the mysteries of love.
Story surrounds a young girl's death in a Jewish logging community in the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
An escape-adventure story about World War II prisoners of war.
A family disagrees on whether or not to return to their Turkish homeland.
Mike Shea left his small Pennsylvania town and to move to California. On the way, he rescues a woman her children from a river, dying in the process. After arriving in heaven, Mike falls in love with a girl named Annie, but she has to return to Earth and inhabit another body in order to earn her wings. Desperate to be with her, Mike is offered a deal: He can return to Earth and find Annie, but neither will remember each other, and they have thirty years to re-connect.
A young Greek man goes to France to work with his older relative in order to learn the fur business. But, when a photograph of a beautiful girl from back home arrives, it sets off a tale of obsession, deceit, and betrayal amongst the two men.
An imaginative little boy grows up amid the myriad sights and sounds of a fishing village on a small island off the coast of Scotland.
Drama about a deaf-mute Maori boy in New Zealand and his friendship with a giant white tortoise.
An ambitious Southern boy tries to set himself up as a street preacher.
A restaurant owner''''s wife and her lover plot to kill her husband.
Thirteen years after World War II, Lucia, a survivor of a German concentration camp runs into her former Nazi captor and lover Max, who is now a harmless night porter at the Vienna hotel where she and her husband are staying. In spite of the violent and perverted nature of their sadomachochistic wartime "relationship," a sexual bond remains, and they begin an affair. Before long, some of Max''s former SS comrades begin stalking them and it is decided that Lucia should be killed because she is a witness to their war crimes.
Jonathan is sick and tired of the boring life in his sea-gull clan. He rather experiments with new, always more daring flying techniques. Since he doesn't fit in, the elders expel him from the clan. So he sets out to discover the world beyond the horizon in quest for wisdom.
Historical evocation of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886, as a romantic hero. Fan of Richard Wagner, betrayed by him, in love with his cousin Elisabeth of Austria, abandonned by her, tormented by his homosexuality, he will little by little slip towards madness.
In turn-of-the-century Paris, a broke young man gets a job working in draper's shop run by an older woman and her two lovely young asssistants. Eventually, much romantic fooling around ensues.
A retiree copes with the realities of old age.
A famous writer broods over his three lost loves.
Film director Blasetti is looking for a little girl for his new movie. Along with other mothers, Maddelena takes her daugther to Cinecittà, hoping she'll be selected and become a star. She is ready to sacrifice anything for little Maria, even if her husband would prefer they save their little money for the rent, instead of paying teachers, hairdressers or bribes for her illusions.
An ambitious young man sets out to kill everyone who stands between him and a fortune.
A runaway thief joins a group of women picking rice.
Scenes trace the history of witchcraft from the middle ages to the early 20th century.
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