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The Queen Opens the National Art Gallery (Michael Nicholson, 1982)
Cut out animation featuring the Queen and Malcolm Fraser as they open the National Art Gallery in Canberra. ... Read more

The Shadow and the Substance (Paul de Nooijer, 1984)
A tongue and cheek treatment of mirror images and their relation with the real thing, as represented by a man and a woman interacting. Editing, a series of special effects, and different lenses contr… Read more

The Smash vs. The Lob (Michael Nicholson, 1981)
This film is the classic tennis match, the Smash versus the Lob. Every tennis player in the world, and indeed the universe, prefers either to lob the ball or ruthlessly smash it. ... Read more

The Song of the Yeti (József Nepp, 1972)
A man-shaped ape (or ape-shaped man?) bullies all living beings he encounters, until he meets his match. ... Read more

The Third Stroke (Daniel Nettheim, 1995)
A beautifully designed little film that shows the clock isn't running on the smart little one joke film. ... Read more

THE WIFE (Tom Noonan, 1994)
The second film by masterful storyteller and versatile artist, Tom Noonan, the American independent who won the Grand Jury Prize at last year's Sundance Film Festival with his debut feature What Happ… Read more

The Window (Zivko Nikolic, )
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THREE BLIND MICE (Matthew Newton, 2008)
Boys will be boys.With one night left before being shipped off to Iraq, three Navy officers on shore leave hit the town to celebrate. Dean chases down his fiancée, Sam tries to avoid his partner and… Read more

THRONE OF DEATH (Murali Nair, 1999)
Winner of the Camera d'Or at Cannes, Throne of Death is a darkly comic and provocative examination of politics, technology and human nature. Krishnan, a seasonal worker, and his family five in a smal… Read more

Time Out (Alan Nathanson, 1971)
A prisoner released from a political prison in South Africa, goes to visit the wife (she has been unfaithful) of a fellow prisoner. He approaches. the meeting with hesitance— certainly he is re… Read more

TOTAL LOSS (Dana Neuchushtan, 2000)
A Festival sleeper, this taut Dutch thriller combines a unique structure with exceptional visual flair. Opening with a spectacular car crash in a surreal traffic tunnel, Total Loss is told in a serie… Read more

Tournament (Wl. Nehrebecki, 1959)
A puppet film. The White King and the Black King are rivals, each trying to win the hand of a beautiful princess. They quarrel, mobilize their armies and battle on a chess board according to the rule… Read more

Towards a Discourse on the Phenomenology of the Amateur Cinema (John Nicoll, 1985)
A witty and lighthearted Investigation Into the amazing rise or the “amateur“ cinema. ... Read more

Twelve Months, The (Jonathan Nix, )
In this unique take on a Russian fairytale, Katinka finds something unusual when she is sent into the woods on an impossible mission by her evil stepmother and stepsisters. Jonathan Nix has reworked … Read more

ULEE'S GOLD (Victor Nuñez, )
Victor Nunez has fashioned arguably the best work of his distinguished career. Set in a Florida backwater, Ulee's Gold mines the rich dra­matic terrain of Tennessee Williams and Carson McCullers.… Read more

ULIISSES (Werner Nekes, 1982)
"The grammars of thought are changed by history, but the stories remain the same". The radical, prolific Nekes has subjected James Joyce's epoch-making novel to a similar creative transformation on f… Read more

Up Here Looking Down (Sandra Northrop, )
Artists who create billboards, have to paint enormous pictures at times. What is the impact of these super-human images on society? And what is the difference between art and commercial art? ... Read more

VACANT POSSESSION (Margot Nash, 1995)
Following the death of her mother, Tessa travels home to Australia to deal with the estate and a reunion with her older sister. Returning to her family home, a tired, sun bleached weatherboard house … Read more

Water and Romi (Garin Nugroho, 1991)
... ... Made on video for an environmental semi­nar (the International seminar on Water) held in Jakarta by the Goethe Institute in December 1991, this film has subsequently won prizes at festiva… Read more

WHARF OF WIDOWS (Luu Trong Ninh, 2000)
Van returns from the war against Vietnam's French colonial rulers to find his village devastated. Married women have lost their husbands, younger women may never find one. All gather at the wharf of … Read more

Wheel of Life (Vera Neubauer, 1996)
Vera Neubauer depicts the archetypal story of the fail'of man utilising the elements of sand, clay and water. Employing her own naive, primitive imagery, Wheel Of Life achieves a striking synthesis o… Read more

WHEN A WOMAN ASCENDS THE STAIRS (Mikio Naruse, 1960)
A young widow with no children, Keiko Yashiro (Takamine), works as a bar madame in Tokyo's exclusive Ginza nightclub district. Her wealthiest customer, Minobc (Ozawa), has been seduced by a girl who … Read more

Wilderness (Michael Nicholson, 1983)
A close look at the primitive, untamed and backward wilderness, and the effect on it if the dam goes ahead. ... Read more

WITH YOU AND WITHOUT YOU (Rodion Nakchapetov, 1974)
This film is set against the background of the introduction of collective farming in the U.S.S.R. in the 1930's. A young peasant, Fedor, who has been given a farm by the government, abducts a girl fr… Read more

WOMEN WITHOUT MEN (Shirin Neshat, 2009)
Winner of the Silver Lion for Best Director at the Venice Film Festival. ... It's not surprising that Shirin Neshat's debut feature is so visually transfixing - considering she's one of the most infl… Read more

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