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A Beach Near Belfast (Henri-Francois Imbert, 1996)
Ghostly images flicker through the projector. An unidentified family amuse themselves on a beach. This home movie accidently left in the super 8 camera given to the filmmaker by his girlfriend on ret… Read more

A MAN VANISHES (Shohei Imamura, 1967)
“A highly original blend of documentary and fiction techniques (and a worthy precursor to Kiarostami and Makhmalbaf's later experiments).” - Senses of Cinema Making his first venture into docume… Read more

A SCHOOLGIRL'S DIARY (Jang In-hak, 2006)
The first ever film from North Korea to be distributed internationally. ... A gently sketched tale of a rebellious teenager, exasperated by her overworked parents and the boredom of life in the North… Read more

ALL ABOUT LILY CHOU-CHOU (Shunji Iwai, 2001)
"Shunji Iwai achieved international recognition with Love Letter (1995) and April Story (MIFF 1999), and with this quietly devastating, often hauntingly beautiful portrait of troubled youth, he has n… Read more

ALONE ON THE PACIFIC (Kon Ichikawa, 1963)
lchikawa has filmed the true story of a young Japanese who sailed a 19-foot yacht from Osaka to San Francisco in ninety days of solitary adventure. But unlike the men of the Kon Tiki, he had no scien… Read more

Ancient Greece (Coronet Instructional, 1952)
Present-day ruins of ancient Greek cities and reconstructed models are used to introduce aspects of early Greek civilization, including its contributions to philosophy, science, mathematics. art, dra… Read more

ANTS, THE (Kaoru Ikeya, 2005)
The Ants won an humanitarian award for Outstanding Documentary at this year's Hong Kong Film Festival. ... Waich Okumura is an 80 year-old Japanese man who fought in China's civil war after World War… Read more

APRIL STORY (Shunji Iwai, 1998)
Uzuki Nireno bids farewell to her family and relocates to Tokyo to attend University. As the film progresses at a gentle pace, it becomes evident that the long-haired boy at the local bookstore has m… Read more

Are You a 90lb Weakling? (Tom Guthry IV, )
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Arts Vietnam, a Protest to Stop the War (Sasha Ivanovich, 1970)
In 1968 artists from all parts of Australia and all fields of endeavour organised a one-week festival through which they expressed their attitudes on the Vietnam war. ... Alan Stout Award, Australian… Read more

Attack of the Robots from Nebula 5, The- TELL ME ANOTHER STORY (Chema García Ibarra, 2008)
At 4.50 pm robots will attack Earth. Only one place will be safe - Pedro knows where, he just doesn't know when. ... --- D/S Chema García Ibarra P Chema García Ibarra, Leonor Díaz WS Chema García… Read more

BALLAD OF NARAYAMA, THE (Shohei Imamura, )
“The Ballad of Narayama is Imamura's masterpiece.” - Senses of Cinema No holds barred in its depiction of a harsh village existence 100 years ago, The Ballad of Narayama is a remake of the 1958… Read more

Ballade Atomique (Jean Image, 1948)
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BIG MAMA (Kon Ichikawa, 2001)
"Okatsu is a widow raising five children - adults but still mama-dependent - in mid-eighteenth century Edo, Japan. Her frugality attracts unflattering comment even amid national tough times (the regi… Read more

Binding Love (Karen Ingham, 1985)
A film that deals with notions of beauty and romance, fashion and fetishism history and bondage it is about the masochistic element of fashion, of learning to 'bear the pain of being a woman. ... Read more

BLACK RAIN (Shohei Imamura, 1989)
“Only the Japanese - perhaps only Imamura - could have made a film in which the bomb at Hiroshima is simply the starting point for an unforgiving critique of Japanese society itself.” - Chicago S… Read more

Blue Moment (Loura Elizabeth Irving, 1976)
A vortex of syncopated images and sounds depict a typical opening night at the Guggenheim Museum, as experienced by the Museum's director. ... Read more

Blues, Black and White (Markus Imboden, 1987)
A white woman puts her plate of cutlets and chips on the table, goes back for the mineral water, comes back to the table, and finds a stranger, a black woman, sitting there The white woman feels robb… Read more

BREATHLESS (Yang Ik-june, 2008)
“Arrestingly violent from the get-go.” - Screen International ... Dark, brutal and prone to uncontrollable rages, Song-hoon is someone you don't want to run into on the street. Making a living in… Read more

Carousella (John Irvin, 1965)
A documentary about the lives of three strip-tease girls - Tina, Julie and Katy. The sordid world of the Soho Strip Club is their work place, but their private lives are no different from those of an… Read more

CHOGOLISA - THE BRIDE'S PEAK (Chonosuke Ise, 1959)
The Himalayas have always attracted mountaineers of those nations interested in climbing, for the colossal peaks at the "Roof of the World", present the ultimate challenge. ... In 1958, the Academic … Read more

Circle Game (Tom Guthry IV, )
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Cracker Bag (Glendyn Ivin, 2003)
Eddie spends her pocket money obsessively hoarding fireworks and carefully planning for cracker night. When it finally arrives, Eddie and her family head to the local football oval. In the frosty air… Read more

CREE HUNTERS OF MISTASSINI (Boyce Richardson, Tony Ianuzielo, 1974)
Canada's huge James Bay power project creates a conflict between the hunting culture in the area, and the white technical culture which would become dominant there. The film shows the Cree hunters' a… Read more

Desert, The (Glendyn Ivin, 2006)
“I want to show you the desert, there's something out there. Something precious, something painful. I didn't think I'd need it anymore but I do.” Starring Adalita from Magic Dirt, The Desert foll… Read more

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