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    Remote Control

    Mongolia, Germany, USA | 2013 | 90min

    (Fiction Film) A country boy growing up in a loveless environment arrives in the Mongolian capital, Ulan Bator, where he finds accommodation on a flat roof. Obsessed by a beautiful young woman in the apartment opposite, his imagination runs away with him. Byamba Sakhya’s first feature is is also a metaphor for the changes taking place in Mongolia. Read More

     
     
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    Miners Shot Down

    South Africa | 2014 | 52/86min

    MINERS SHOT DOWN by Rehad Desai is a haunting glimpse into the days leading up to the massacre of 34 miners in Marikana in August 2012. Read More

     
     
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    Once my Mother

    Australia | 2013 | 57/75min

    Sophia Turkiewicz investigates the reasons why her Polish mother abandoned her in an orphanage and uncovers the truth behind her mother’s wartime escape from a Siberian gulag, leaving Sophia to confront her own capacity for forgiveness. Read More

     
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    In the Crosswind

    Estonia | 2014 | 87min

    (Fiction Film) Tens of thousands of innocent people were deported to Siberia from the Baltic countries in 1941. The genocide organized by the Soviet Union was an open secret that was skillfully kept until the restoration of the independence of the Baltic countries. IN THE CROSSWIND by Martti Helde tells about the tragic course of the life of a deportee - a young Estonian woman - over the course of fifteen years. Read More

     
     
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    Gol de Cuba

    Belgium | 2013 | 58/70min

    Welcome to Zulueta, the cradle of football in Cuba. During the World Cup the people of this tiny village support their favorite teams and create a fantastic atmosphere... but what they really dream of is to see Cuba play in a World Cup. Read More

     
     
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    My Mother, a War and Me

    Germany | 2014 | 78min

    Russia 1942, a spectacular wartime birth in the depths of winter: In her most personal film Tamara Trampe searches for the pieces of a puzzle – Tamara’s family history and a chronicle of the 20th century emerge. Read More

     
     
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    Freak Out!

    Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway | 2014 | 58/86min

    The documentary by Carl Javér tells the untold story of a group of middleclass kids who in 1900 revolted against their time and started the original alternative community. Read More

     
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    Velvet Terrorists

    Slovakia / Czech Republic / Croatia | 2013 | 83min

    A documentary by Pavol Pekarčík, Ivan Ostrochovský, Peter Kerekes about three romantic heroes, who had a go at armed resistance against the communistic regime in Czechoslovakia. Read More

     
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    Song from the Forest

    Germany | 2013 | 97min

    The US citizen Louis Sarno has been living with the Bayaka pygmies in the Central African jungle for 25 years. Now he’s taking his pygmy son to see the United States for the first time. Read More

     
     
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    Caravan in a Room

    Syria / France / Lebanon / Germany | 2014 | 69min

    How can you become a free, creative and thinking person when you've been educated to be nobody? Going back to his childhood, a Syrian painter shares with his friends thirty years of fear under the Assad tyranny. Read More

     
     
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    Priests

    Germany | 2014 | 90min

    What happens when two atheist film-makers are given free rein in a religious seminary? Follow directors Chris Wright and Stefan Kolbe to find out. Read More

     
     
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    The Last Limousine

    Russia / Germany | 2014 | 52/75min

    Moscow's legendary ZIL automobile plant receives an order for three new government limousines for the first time since the collapse of the Soviet Union... Read More