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OUR CENTURY (Artavazd Pelechian, 1982)
Our Century (1982) leans towards political satire in its mesmerising, cosmic look at the Cold War-era space race. ... D Artavazd Pelechian P Studio Erevan WS Films Sans Fronti√®res L no dialogue TD 3… Read more

PANTOMIME DAME (Elizabeth Wood, 1982)
Men dressed up as women are a unique aspect of British pantomime. Introduced by Victoria Wood, classic Dames give ... their ideas about the character and are seen backstage and in performance. ... Read more

Peace March 1982 (Laila Rakvaag, Erika Nissens, 1982)
From the 13th to 29th of July 1982, representatives from peace- organisations in Nordic countries and the Soviet Union Participated in a March against nuclear. Weapons. With thousands of other along … Read more

Peel (Jane Campion, 1982)
A charming family outing ... Read more

Pieces (Hermine Huntgeburth, 1982)
Hermine Huntgeburth writes: "The film is a confrontation between my childhood in a small town, my very Catholic upbringing, and my feelings about life in Hamburg a year ago''. ... Read more

Pig Bird (Richard Condie, 1982)
A commercial for Canada Customs, to discourage smuggling. ... Read more

Pink Triangles (Pink Triangles Group, 1982)
The film examines the historical and contemporary patterns of persecution o homosexuality and makes connections with other forms of discrimination. ... Read more

PLAINSONG (Ed Stabile, 1982)
Ed Stabile's first feature film tells the story of a group of newly arrived settlers at the American frontier, about one hundred years ago. ... It shows how their initial hopes and expectations are c… Read more

Power Snooker (Michael Nicholson, 1982)
Cut-out animation featuring the heads of Australian politicians as balls in an intriguing game of Power Snooker, where the links of Hawke, Hayden and Fraser collide on slate. ... Read more

PRIVATE LIFE (Yuli Raizman, 1982)
Unusually for a Soviet film, Private Life deals with a very private problem: the despair of an executive suddenly retired into the life of an eternal weekend. The story of this man is seen against th… Read more

Qatar - A Quest for Excellence (Greenpark Productions, 1982)
A visual impression of the State of Qatar, set to music. ... Read more

QUEST FOR POWER (Saul Landau, Frank Diamond, 1982)
Quest for Power is a film about the values, the style and goals of a new and radical Right-Wing movement in the United States: the so-called "New Right''. The film shows the leaders of this populist … Read more

Quo Vadis (Vl. Balco, 1982)
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Rebel, Rebel (Stephen Bennet, 1982)
A young Jewish boy looks for identity through film stars of the past and through his relationship with his grandmother. ... Read more

Reflex (Craig Wood, 1982)
In his excellent first film, Craig Wood tells about a young man who is haunted by premonitions of his own death. ... Read more

Relic (Christopher Bryant, 1982)
A graduation film from Leeds Polytechnic Based on five poems by the Yorkshire poet, Ted Hughes, husband of the late ... Sylvia Plath. All the poems deal with the theme of death, and in the film, Chri… Read more

Robinson and the Plane (G. Sokoljsky, 1982)
Robinson's encounter with a visitor. ... Read more

ROCKABY (D. A. Pennebaker, C. Hegedus, 1982)
The film is a unique record of a new play,' 'Rockaby", by Samuel Beckett. The world premiere took place on Beckett's 75th Birthday at the Centre for Theatric Research at the State University of New Y… Read more

ROSA (Christoforo Christofis, 1982)
Rosa of the film's title, is Rosa Lux¬emburg, whose spirit is still alive in the old boarding house in Trieste, where she used to meet one of her companions from the "Spartakusbund." ... he inhab… Read more

ROSES IN DECEMBER (A. Carrigan, B. Stone, 1982)
December, 1980 lay missioner Jean Donovan and three American nuns were brutally murdered in El Salvador. Roses in December - The story of Jean Donovan chronicles the brief life of this young woman wh… Read more

ROUGH CUT AND READY DUBBED (Hasan Shah, Dom Shaw, 1982)
Originally shot on Super 8 three-minute cassettes, this lively film presents a unique and vivid insight into the relations between children on the street, their 'official' voices in the music press a… Read more

Sanctuary: An African Epic (Dick Young, 1982)
A current look at the problems, welfare. and potential solutions for refugees in Africa: New arrivals who have fled for their lives, refugees who have been repatriated, and refugees who have become c… Read more

Shadows (Royden Irvine, 1982)
This film is a personal journey, a form of diary that ventures into the territory of the unconscious. It is based upon the exploration of the body's movements while asleep. This reality is then alter… Read more

SINS OF THE FATHER (Harry Hook, 1982)
A student film about a candidate for the priesthood, who pays a visit to his estranged father, in a North African country. Here, he is confronted by an alien culture that threatens his values and bel… Read more

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

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