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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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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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The Wren's Nest - Father
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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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 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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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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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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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 - Christmas Night (1/6)
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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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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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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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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! One Solution - Revolution ?
Italien 2003 | 45:00 Min
Three young filmmakers go to Florence to join the first European Social Forum in order to get to know the people behind the antiglobalization protests. They meet John, a ?socialized Ecowarrior? from Belfast, a Greek Socialist, Anarchists from Sweden and Ireland, a radical househusband and many more. Four...
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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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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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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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Uprooted
Irland 2006 | 50:00 Min
This documentary tracks a year in the life of an Irish family and captures a defining moment - the decision to end fulltime farming on the family holding. Fáiscthe as an Talamh brings us right into the lives of Séamus and Máirín de Búrca and unobtrusively conveys a big story...
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What Am I Doing Here?
Irland 2009 | 56:00 Min
An amusing portrayal of cult actor, writer and political activist, Donal O'Kelly, as he tours Ireland in his van with a motley cast and crew. The opening night of the play in Dublin receives a badreview in the Irish Times, Ireland's premier paper for theatre reviews. Regardless, the ever optimistic...
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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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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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