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When the legendary 83-year-old art historian Folke Edwards divorces for the fourth time, he has nowhere to g... more
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TAPIA takes us inside the tortured soul of Johnny Tapia, the 5-time world champion boxer whose unprecedented success was overshadowed by a volatile drug addiction brought on by th... more
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This performance documentary Force of Nature is a 75-minute UK/US co-production featuring the renowned improvisational dance artist Kirstie Simson. Over five years, Katrina McPherson filmed Kirstie Simson performing and teaching across Europe, culminating in a one-off performance with Michael Schumacher, Kenzo Kusuda and Dai Jian at the Universal Halll Arts Centre, Findhorn, Scotland. in July 2010. Force of Nature combines specially filmed performance, documentary footage and in-depth interview... more

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Private McKinley Nolan vanished forty years ago in Vietnam on the Cambodian frontier. Some say he was captured, some say he was a traitor, some even say he was an American operative. The U.S. Army officially claims he was radicalized and “went native," joined the Viet Cong and was later murdered by the Khmer Rouge. In 2006, retired U.S. Army Lt. Dan Smith, revisiting the battlefields of his youth, may have encountered McKinley, alive. So begins a journey into the heart of darkness. Th... more

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Follow two teenagers on the brink of adulthood, facing exams, playing footy, attending parties, and leaving the safety of the Victorian College for the Deaf.

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Alfonso is the lead dancer in a flamenco troupe that rehearses in a Tel Aviv suburb. The average age of the group members is over 75. After the death of his wife, he begins to obsessively court Sima, a dancer with the troupe, to the displeasure of his children, who are unwilling to accept the fact that their father might be interested in another woman. Soon after the big performance of the troupe in the Tel Aviv dance center, we find Alfonso starting his search for a new woman, after havin... more

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A documentary about the graduation ceremony of a young geisha girl working in Kyoto.

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A poignant testimony of the final hours in the life of an old lady getting ready for her last journey, as family and friends keep a constant vigil by her side.

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In 'Frozen Kids', several men talk about their experiences with sexual abuse they suffered during their childhood. Men are often too ashamed to acknowledge their abuse. 'Frozen Kids' refers to a state of mind that occurs during the abuse, which many survivors compare to freezing mentally and physically. Because of the amount of testimonies, this film contributes to the processing and process of acceptance of the victims. 'Frozen Kids' contributes to the public debate on sexual abuse of boys an... more

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Rebecca Schaper and Kyle Tekiela's feature documentary A Sister's Call explores how and why a loved one can disappear into a twenty year abyss of homelessness. I...more
 
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Follow two teenagers on the brink of adulthood, facing exams, playing footy, attending parties, and leaving the safety of the Victorian College for the Deaf.
 
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Matt Clark's dream of becoming a professional rodeo cowboy was shattered after suffering a severe spinal cord injury. Still a teenager, he was recommended by his lead medica...more
 
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Max, a tremendously successful contractor, sees his life implode when an ambitious business deal goes terribly wrong. Angry clients hold him responsible for their unbuil...more
 
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