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That Way to Madra (Adriaan Ditvoorst, 1965)
A young soldier's wife is injured in an accident. The films tells the story of his fight against red tape for a leave pass to visit her. ... Critics' Prize, Pesaro Festival. ... Read more

The Aborigines of Australia (Ian Dunlop, 1964)
By reason of their former way of life the advancement of the Aborigines is a particularly difficult task which cannot he accomplished in a short space of time. How­ever, all Australian Government… Read more

THE ALARMIST (Evan Dunsky, 1997)
Twenty-five year-old Tommy Hudler (David Arquette) is the quintessential boy next door: salesman of residential burglar alarm systems with a smile that conveys nothing but honesty. His boss, Heinrich… Read more

The Balgonie Birdman (Brian Duchscherer, 1991)
We all know the Wright brothers were the first people to fly. ..but who was the second? ... Read more

The Ballad of Crowfoot (Willie Dunn, 1969)
Willie Dunn's caustic ballad about the history of the Canadian Indians - proud huntsmen systematically stripped of their possessions, land and traditions by the white settlers - is illustrated by a m… Read more

The Big Fish (Declan Donnellan, 1991)
Young Rory sees no harm in taking the size­able carp he has caught to a new home in the family bathtub Finally everyone must bathe Guided by the surreal creatures of his imagina­tion, Rory de… Read more

THE BIG RACE (Jerzy Domaredski, 1981)
Shot in 1981, The Big Race was understandably shelved during martial law, being an extremely frank criticism of Communism in Poland in the early 50s. As scripted by Feliks Falk, it's a relentless and… Read more

The Boudoir (Ezra Baher, Robert Davis, 1965)
A business man on a commuter train observes a young lady preparing herself for a day in the city. ... Read more

THE BRIDGE IN THE RAIN (Doris Dörrie, 1999)
Uwe and Gustav are brothers who are both wrestling with a major mid-life crisis. Zen Buddhism is Gustav's answer to his situation, as he plans for a trip to a Japanese monastery. Uwe, meanwhile, live… Read more

The Bridges of Duyshena (G. Degaltsev, 1972)
A ferryman has been transporting the traffic across the river for many long years. Now, a huge bridge is being constructed to connect the two shores of the river. What will become of the ferryman? ... Read more

The Captive River (J. Blake Dalrymple, 1960)
This is the story of the building of the Kariba Dam across the Zambesi River, the completion of which has provided a tremendous source of energy to a country whose requirements are increasing daily. ... Read more

The Chair (George Dunning, 1967)
Two aspects of linguistics are demonstrated in this Elm. The first is a series of spontaneous effects intended to make a good impression without actually saying anything. The second shows words used … Read more

The Child (Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne., 2004)
The Child is the compelling new film by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne (The Son, MIFF 02), which won the coveted Palme d'Or at Cannes, 2005. At the centre of this emotionally powerful drama is a young … Read more

The Child of La Ciotat (Arnaud Debrée, 1995)
A father and small son enjoy their provincial trainspotting but something is missing. An abandoned reel of super 8 film reveals images of the deceased mother images the son is sadly drawn to He incor… Read more

"Now, as I recall the past, I sometimes have difficulty in believing that it was really like that; I am inclined to refute and protest many of - the facts. . . . ... "But the truth is beyond all comm… Read more

The City (Ralph Steiner, Willard Van Dyke, 1939)
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The Coal Miner (Peter Dimond, 1954)
Life among miners on Australian coalfields. The mines have been mechanised, increasing production and improving conditions. ... Read more

THE COLONIAL NATURALIST (Charles S. Dubin, 1964)
Mark Catesby came to Williamsburg in 1712 for a visit with his sister. Thoroughly fascinated by the fauna and flora of the New World, he extended his stay for seven years, during which time he wrote … Read more

The Contraption (James Dearden, 1977)
With painstaking care, a man constructs a strange contraption in a dark and dismal cellar... the ultimate home gadget. ... Silver Bear, Berlin. ... Read more

The Daisy (Todor Dinov, 1965)
A beautiful white flower can only be picked by the pure. ... First Prize for Animation, Leipzig Festival. ... Read more

The Day I Stopped Smoking (Nedeljko Dragić, 1983)
The title of this film is merely an excuse to speak of the loneliness, alienation, fear and neurosis of contemporary man. ... Read more

The End of the World in Four Seasons (Paul Driessen, 1995)
This film is magical with seriously bizarre overtones. While you may find it challenging to track eight stories simultaneously on one screen, try! Paul Driessen has taken some strange paths since wor… Read more

THE EPIC THAT NEVER WAS (Bill Duncalf, 1965)
Unfinished, for reasons that were never entirely clear, / Claudius has become one of the most intriguing legends in film history. Nobody ever seemed to know how much of the film was shot; nobody knew… Read more

The Flower Lovers (Borivoj Dovnikovíc-Bordo, 1970)
A new fad is taking society by storm: explosive flowers. It is not hard to see where it will lead to . . . ... Read more

The Flying Man (George Dunning, 1962)
This simple story, about a man who can fly and another who tries, is an enjoyable divertissement using water-colours. ... Read more

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