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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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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 Wren's Nest - January 1991 (2/6)
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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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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Gods, Faeries and Misty Mountains
Irland 2002 | 26:00 Min
A half-hour documentary that charts the dreams and aspirations of 4 women who felt drawn to Donegal by its mystical magnetism, to start their lives afresh, and to be at one with nature.
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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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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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When Angels Sing: The Hilliard Ensemble
Deutschland 2002 | 45:00 Min
Whenever one talks about vocal music, either ancient or modern, the Hilliard Ensemble is probably the best known group worldwide. The four singers have managed to re-stimulate interest in "old music", which for a long time eked out a niche existence. The immense number of records sold bears witness to...
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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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