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The Empire of Juramidam
Irland 2004 | 52:00 Min
When religion is losing its grip in the western world, along comes a church that guarantees an encounter with the Divine. The Empire of Juramidam is a haunting exploration about Christianity's strangest offspring: the Santo Daime Church, aka Church of the Eclectic Universal Flowing Light. Their ceremonies...
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Yaptik-Hasse
Russland 2006 | 29:00 Min
Yaptik-Hasse is one of the younger members of the very large Yaptik family. He is also their good spirit and therefore privileged to ride on a holy slide. As it is the end of August the Nenets people commence their journey on the 'middle-world' as usual (under-world - the north, upper-world - the south,...
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Holy Hijacker
Irland 1999 | 53:21 Min
On 2nd May, 1981 fifty-five year old ex-Trappist monk Laurence James Downey boarded Aer Lingus flight EI 164 from Dublin to London. Five minutes out of Heathrow Downey went to the toilet, doused himself in petrol before going to the cockpit with a cigarette lighter in hand. He hijacked the plane which...
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COOBER PEDY: WHITE MAN IN THE HOLE
Griechenland 2007 | 44:00 Min
A film about opal mining. In the desert of South Australia lies the village Coober Pedy, with a population of 3,500 and a Greek Community which was formed in the fifties, during the big immigrant wave from Greece to Australia. At the time there was no village and the 50-60 degree heat presented a serious...
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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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Hitch'd
Irland 2000 | 12:00 Min
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Man of the Island
Irland 2007 | 52:00 Min
1980, neglected for years by Church and State, the future viability of Ireland's off-shore communities was hanging in the balance. Tory Island, Co. Donegal was next on the list. Led by a Jesuit Priest the islanders undertook a bitter fight on the international stage to save their community and unique...
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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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Colman Doyle: Abhar Machnaimh
Irland 2006 | 52:00 Min
We explore the happenings and changes across Ireland from the eyes of a lead photographer, Colman Doyle.
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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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Chippers
Irland 2008 | 52:00 Min
For almost 100 years, a host of Italian families have provided fish, chips and the odd battered burger to Dublin?s hungry masses. In fact, since the early 20th century, upwards of 4,000 Italians, have settled in Dublin. Following Barbato Borza (son of chipper legend Donato Borza) on a trip to Casalattico,...
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GREEN LINES
Griechenland 2002 | 26:00 Min
Green Lines offers a unique insight into the Cyprus issue and describes how the dividing line, initially a symptom, has turned into one of the main causes for this continuing problem. The arbitrary line (known as the Green Line) has grown into a sociocultural chasm between people who once shared a largely...
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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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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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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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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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THE ROAD TO NOD
Deutschland 2007 | 89:00 Min
"THE ROAD TO NOD is a narcotic and brooding tale of wrong decisions and their inevitable and desultory consequences. The film is at its roots an Old Testament tragedy. Shot in stark high contrast black and white the film bears resemblance to classic film noirs and the genre of the Road Movie. The...
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The Wren's Nest - Heartbeat (4/6)
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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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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