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The Wren's Nest Rows of Hay
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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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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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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Wild, Wild Beach
Russland 2006 | 85:00 Min
"A brave, unflinching and willingly unpopular and unsavory film showing the most brutal face, and the muscle, of Putin-era Russia, cavorting on a summer beach. " Leas-OCP Giúiré Joris Ivens, IFDA 2006. Chuile mhaidin le 25 bliain anuas bíonn an grianghrafadóir oidhreachtúil trá Eugeniy agus...
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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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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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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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Happiness
Irland 2005 | 25 Min
This insightful film gives us an insight into what Happiness means to the lives of varied selection of Irish people.
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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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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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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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H2O up for sale
Deutschland 2005 | 58:00 Min
http://www.h2Oupforsale.de “H2O for sale” - The privatization of a human necessity A documentary by Leslie Franke and Hermann Lorenz Length: 58 min. Format: Hdcam 1080i Water - the origin of life. The human being consists mostly of water, therefore our health and wellbeing is highly dependent...
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Hitch'd
Irland 2000 | 12:00 Min
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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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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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IRLANDE: LA MEMOIRE D’ UN PEUPLE
Frankreich 1973 | 52 Min
A fascinating journey to the music of Ireland; the country with the harp as its emblem. Fiddles, accordions, harps, pipes and whistles join to demonstrate the power of Irish folk. With performances from Planxty, Tony McMahon, Ceoltoiri Laighean, and The Dubliners. For the series “Un pays, une musique”...
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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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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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THE GHOSTS OF DUFFY’S CUT
Irland 2006 | 52:00 Min
In April 1832, 57 young Irishmen left the port of Derry in search of a better life in America. Landing in Philadelphia they found work building one of the new world's earliest stretches of railroad. A mere six weeks later, all 57 men were dead, buried in an unmarked mass grave in a valley known today...
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