Skip to main content

The Massacre of the Innocents

Romania, 1957 (MIFF 1959, Programme 15)

Director: I. Bostan

Without commentary, the film presents the famous painting by Breughel.

See also...

Conquest of the Rivers

The story of the Snowy Mountains scheme and its purpose seen through the eyes of a bore sinker who takes a diamond drilling job and moves with his family to live in the mountains. (Documentary.) ... More »

THE HOUSE I LIVE IN

For many years, in the name of social realism. a sterile view imposed itself upon Soviet cinema. Now, by contrast, certain directors have returned to the stylistic elements of the great silent Soviet ... More »

The Forerunner

A film on the theme of Australia's water problem and its solution in one part of Australia. The first section shows the tragedy of too much water and the devastation of floods. The second section ... More »

Instant Sex

An old man buys a tin of instant sex at a supermarket with horrendous results! ... More »

Have I Told You Lately That I Love You

The pressures of everyday living are shown in almost clinical manner. In tight, highly condensed images, the film describes a day in the life of an American middle class family, surrounded by the ... More »

WHITE NIGHTS

Dostoevsky's famous bitter sweet story - of the girlwho wails 'or the return of her lover from abroad, wandering through the night streets of St Petersburg, and finding temporary consolation in the ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director