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Return of the Useless (Michael Nicholson, 1983)
A satirical look at the role of secret agents in Australia and how they cope with the new ASIO, the Australian Space and ... Intelligence Organisation. ... Read more

Rivers of Time (William Novik, 1957)
The film impressively traces the rise and fall of the dynasties which inhabited the valley of the Tigris and Euphrates, from the Sumerian epoch, through the later expansion of Arabic culture in the a… Read more

ROAD HOUSE (Jean Negulesco, 1948)
... ... Jean Negulesco's potent melodrama opens with a credit sequence that introduces the titular setting and swings into high gear when gravel voiced Lily Stevens (Ida Lupino) arrives to sing torch… Read more

RUBY IN PARADISE (Victor Nunez, 1993)
A wonderfully expressive character study exhibiting a thoughtfulness and concern for real life rare in American cinema, Ruby In Paradise rewards the care put into it and the patience it asks of audie… Read more

SACRIFICED YOUTH (Zhang Nuanxin, )
Based on a novelette entitled SUCH A BEAUTIFUL PLACE, the film is a woman's recollection of her youthful years in an exotic Thai community in a border region of South China during the cultural revolu… Read more

SALAAM BOMBAY! (Mira Nair, 1988)
With Salaam Bombay!, Mira Nair, here directing her first feature, has made a unique film that is at once both faithful to it's very specific roots and yet accessible to western audiences.Asa result, … Read more

SAMSARA (Pan Nalin, 2001)
Tashi, a brilliant young Buddhist monk has just completed three years of solitary meditation amidst the splendor of the Himalayas. Brought out of a deep trance, he is taken back to his ancient monast… Read more

SAMURAI FICTION (Hiroyuki Nakano, 1998)
The classic Samurai film has been drastically updated in this dazzling feature debut by Hiroyuki Nakano. An official selection at Sundance and Montreal Film Festivals, Samurai Fiction has taken the g… Read more

Scherzo (K. Nowak, 1973)
During a concert in a beautiful palace, somebody throws into the room a note requesting to close the windows. When this Is done, the gesture is suitably acknowledged. ... Read more

Seduced (Maurice Nugent, 1992)
A highly sexed rat with an attitude tries to bite off more than he can chew. A cel-ammated tale of unrequited love. ... Read more

SERIAL EXPERIMENTS LAIN (Ryutaro Nakamura, 2000)
A monumental 13-part Japanese anime series, Serial Experiments Lain is a heady brew of X-Files paranoia, The Matrix alternate realities, Strange Days technophilia and existential adventure Lam is a q… Read more

Shadow Panic (Margot Nash, 1989)
Three women, all strangers, synchronistically move through their separate, yet interconnected worlds. They introduce each other via the gaze of the last character and a relay of images is created wit… Read more

SHAME (Mohammed Naqvi, 2006)
Director Mohammed Naqvi will be a guest of the festival and will be introducing the first screening of Shame ... This is the true story of a woman who fought back against a shameful perversion of jus… Read more

Shapes (Annabel Nicolson, 1970)
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SHOTGUN STORIES (Jeff Nichols, 2007)
Set amid the sun-drenched cotton fields of southern Arkansas, Jeff Nichols' debut feature is a powerful parable about the futility and complexity of blood feuds. Son, Kid and Boy have been raised to… Read more

SISSIT (Mikko Niskanen, 1963)
"Sissit" is the name of Finland's famed commando group which patrolled the borders of the country and staged harassing raids into enemy territory during the last war. The film tells of the experience… Read more

Six Minutes With Nature (W. G. Nicholls, )
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Slides (Annabel Nicolson, 1970)
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Snakes in the Grass (Greg Woodbury, Barry Nichols, 1986)
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SO FAR FROM INDIA (Mira Nair, 1982)
So Far From India is a documentary about two worlds: the world of a recently-arrived Indian immigrant in America, and the traditional world of his new wife who waits for him in his ancestral home in … Read more

Sonny (Hank Nadler, 1967)
One morning, a negro boy walks out of New York's Harlem, into fear... ... Read more

SPLICE (Vincenzo Natali, 2009)
Science's newest miracle is a big, big mistake. ... Almost a century after Frankenstein's monster first lumbered across cinema screens, Splice proves the ‘humans as God' horror genre never goes out… Read more

Stepping Out (Chris Noonan, 1980)
In November 1979 forty institutionalized mentally handicapped people staged an extraordinary series of mime and dance performances at the Sydney Opera House The film tells the story of this event, co… Read more

STRANGERS (Erez Tadmor, Guy Nattiv, 2007)
“Romeo and Juliet had Verona to contend with; Eyal and Rana have the entire globe.” - VarietyIsraeli Eyal and Palestinian Rana are two strangers who, in normal circumstances, would never meet. Bu… Read more

SUNDAY (Jonathan Nossiter, 1997)
Jonathan Nossiter's Sunday - part-psychological suspense, part-wry comedy - created a major stir when it scooped both the Grand Prize and Best Screenplay at last year's Sundance Film Festival. The st… Read more

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