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King of the Hills
Irland 2006 | 26:00 Min
A bittersweet homage to the dying tradition of the cycling postman in Ireland, this is a portrait of Séamus Mulligan, of Gort a' Choirce in the Donegal Gaeltacht. His daily round comprises a 30 mile cycle ride to deliver the mail to 250 houses, passing through some of the most spectacular scenery in...
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About Beauty
Irland 2008 | 52:00 Min
A visually based exploration and appreciation of the work of artist Dorothy Cross, showing many of the highlights of her career to date, framed by her evolving and passionate relationship with the sea. The film follows her as she embarks on a new sea-based project in New Ireland, an island off Papua...
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The Wren's Nest / On the Wing 3/6
Irland 2008 | 5:00 Min
Created to be viewed either as individual films or as one continuous piece, Nead an Dreoilín is an unique and beautifully crafted collection of short films exploring the poetry of six living Irish language poets. A fresh and innovative piece of work, these films present poetry to the viewer in a way...
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OUT OF THE BLACKS INTO THE BLUES: THE BLUES OF THE SOUTH
Frankreich 1973 | 52:00 Min
The first part of the "Out of the blacks into the blues" mini-series. "From the first images of the film, of the black convicts who sing while working, the tone has been given. The tone of authenticity and of the genuine austerity of the images. Plain beauty; fascinating." (J. Demetre, JAZZ-HOT) With:...
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Saighdiúirí Beaga Gaelacha / Little Soldiers of Irish
Irland 2005 | 40:00 Min
Nuair a bhí an tíogar ceilteach i mbarr réime phill a lán inimirceach, ní amháin ar na cathracha ach ar cheantair iargúlta tuaithe comh maith. D’fhág sé seo scoileanna beaga ag freastal ar pháistí ó chúlraí difriúla agus na páistí sin tomtha i dteanga agus i gcultúr nar bhuail siad...
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Frank Ned & Busy Lizzie
Irland 2004 | 70 Min
Frank Ned McCafferty, a 72 year-old bachelor farmer living alone in a remote part of Northwest Donegal in Ireland, thinks his days of dirty laundry, unwashed dishes and cold dinners are over with the unexpected arrival of Lizzie Donegan, a travelling saleswoman from Bridgend, fifty miles away. Lizzie...
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BLANCS ONT LE BLUES (Les) (Trailer)
Frankreich 1986 | 15 Min
The wonderful voices of two white blues musicians. The only whites who can really sing the blues: John Mayal from England, and Karen Dalton (with a voice resembling Billy Holliday's) from the States. A film for the "20th Century Blues" series of the French National Audiovisual Institute. [In English,...
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Kalinovski Square
Estland 2007 | 73:00 Min
Three months before elections the president of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko claimed: "You have no other choice, you will vote for me!" This is exactly how it happened in March 2006. We started to film in January 2006, two months before elections, and continued through the whole year....
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Sai Baba/ Strange Avatar
Irland 1996 | 52:17 Min
A colourful portrait of the man who declares that he is the human incarnation of the Hindu deities Siva and Sakti, Christ returned, the Maitreya of Buddhism and the Messiah for the Jews. Millions of devotees and pilgrims approach Sai Baba annually in the small Indian town of Puttaparthi. Once asked if...
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GOD ON THE HORIZON
Griechenland 2007 | 28:00 Min
Emotion Pictures wanted to give the opportunity to children with disability to get acquainted with cinema. Students of the Ilion Special High School participated in this workshop with the aim to create a documentary film. The film director Lena Voudouri was in charge of the workshop, in collaboration...
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66 Seasons
Slowakei 2003 | 84:00 Min
Scannán faisnéise faoi linn snámha Košice, áit ar tháinig an stair féin le folcadh. Feicthe trí shraith scéalta a tháinig chun cinn idir 1936 agus 2002, léiríonn an scannán 66 séasúr ag an linn snámha mór le rá, agus an méid céanna blianta i stair Lár & Oirthear na hEorpa. Rinnedh...
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Dick Terrapin
Irland 2005 | 7:00 Min
Set in the mid-eighties, Dick Terrapin is a short black comedy, a coming-of-age story about a pet terrapin who tries everything to get his owner to hate him. Finally through a twist of fate he succeeds.
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Fear
Irland 2008 | 24 Min
Fear is an experimental documentary in which a number of contributors speak about their deepest fears along with what they consider to be their greatest feats of bravery.
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VOODOO RHYTHM - The Gospel of primitive Rock `n´ Roll
Schweiz 2006 | 114:00 Min
"VOODOO RHYTHM - The Gospel Of Primitive Rock 'n' Roll" is the portrait of legendary primitive Rock 'n' Roll record label VOODOO RHYTHM RECORDS, its founder the inconoclastic Reverend Beat-Man and several bands on the label. The film features in depth interviews, live gigs and private home concerts...
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The Drama and the Joy
Irland 2005 | 60:00 Min
Set in Mountjoy Prison, the story is about four long-term prisoners who sign up for a drama project - the staging of Martin McDonagh's "The Lonesome West" in the prison auditorium. This mixture of composition and observation documentary maximizes the reality of prison life that is set against a totally...
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Alive Alive O - A Requiem For Dublin
Irland 2001 | 60:00 Min
Alive Alive O – A Requiem For Dublin’ is an award winning one-hour documentary journeying deep into the psyche of Dublin Street Traders and chronicles how an extraordinary culture becomes increasingly overshadowed by the scourge of heroin, the closing of marketplaces and a city that has sold its...
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Fairy Wife
Irland 2005 | 52:00 Min
On Friday 22nd of March 1895 in the small Tipperary village of Ballyvadlea, RIC constables discover a badly burned body in a shallow grave. It is the body of Bridget Cleary, a 26-year old woman who had met her death at the hands of her husband only days before. His motive? He believed she had been taken...
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OUT OF THE BLACKS INTO THE BLUES: A WAY TO ESCAPE FROM THE GHETTO
Frankreich 1973 | 52:00 Min
The second part of the "Out of the blacks into the blues" mini-series. "From the first images of the film, of the black convicts who sing while working, the tone has been given. The tone of authenticity and of the genuine austerity of the images. Plain beauty; fascinating." (J. Demetre, JAZZ-HOT) With:...
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Sounds of the Seas - A science detective story.
Großbritannien 2009 | 99:00 Min
Every month new military sonars are deployed. There hasn?t been a single documentary on this issue. Reason enough for leading scientists to engage in this bold and daring task. SOUNDS OF THE SEAS leads far beyond ?normal wildlife films?. The charming and dedicated biologist ANTONELLA SERVIDIO gathers...
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