L'intrepido

L'intrepido (2013)

Let’s imagine that there is a new craft, and that it is called “replacing”. Let’s imagine an unemployed man who would practice such craft every day. So much so, that he would actually work beyond measure, and that he would be, in his own way, a happy man. All he does is take on, for a few hours, the role of absentees who duck – for more or less serious reasons, their official occupation. More

L'intrepido - A Lonely Hero DVD

L'intrepido
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Una noche

Una noche (2012)

Mired in the nervous desperation of Havana, Raul dreams of escaping to Miami. When accused of assault, his only option is to flee Cuba. He begs his best friend, Elio, to abandon everything and help him reach the forbidden world 90 miles across the ocean. Elio’s commitment is tested when he is torn between protecting his twin sister and his own desire to get out. More

Una noche - One Night DVD

Una noche
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Shanghai, Shimen Road

Shanghai, Shimen Road (2011)

Xiaoli, a 16 year old Shanghainese boy, has recently turned 16, in the summer of 1988. His life revolves around his one-room apartment in a beautiful brick house in the picturesque Shikumen neighborhood of Da Zhongli which he shares with his grandfather. Xiaoli's grandfather was brought up in this neighborhood, and was one of original owners of the houses, built in the 1930s by British architects. More

Shanghai, Shimen Road DVD

Shanghai, Shimen Road
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Bombay Diaries - Dhobi Ghat

Bombay Diaries - Dhobi Ghat (2011)

  Eine Stadt, vier Menschen, viele Geschichten: Shai ist neu in Bombay. Die junge Hobby-Fotografin will die Heimat ihrer Eltern mit der Kamera erkunden. Sie trifft auf den unnahbaren Künstler Arun und verbringt eine Nacht mit ihm. More

Bombay Diaries - Dhobi Ghat - Mumbai Diaries DVD

Bombay Diaries
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Medianeras

Medianeras (2011)

Mariana, Martìn and the city of Buenos Aires. Martìn and Mariana live across from each other on the same block, but never meet. They pass each other, not knowing about the other’s existence. She goes up the stairs as he goes down the stairs; he gets on the bus just as she gets off the bus. More

Medianeras DVD

Medianeras
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Lola

Lola (2009)

In Tagalog, the language of the Philippines, Lola means grandmother. We are shown two grandmothers, one whose grandson is lying in the morgue, and the other who is visiting hers in prison because he is accused of killing him. We see two grandmothers in pain, one preparing a funeral, the other trying to get an alleged offender out of prison. More

Lola - Grandmother DVD

Lola
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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trigon-film edition 25: Asia DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Asia
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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Luck By Chance

Luck By Chance (2009)

Luck By Chance is a new Indian drama in a wonderful mixture of Bollywoodstile and arthouse. Written and directed by Zoya Akhtar the film featured co-producer Farhan Akhtar and Konkana Sen Sharma in the lead roles of a loving couple. Rishi Kapoor, Aamir Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Juhi Chawla, Isha Sharvani and Sanjay Kapoor feature in the supporting roles. The film is about the journey of an young actor who arrives in Mumbai and gives everything to become a movie star. More

Luck by Chance DVD

Luck by Chance
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Sea Point Days

Sea Point Days (2009)

Alongside the southernmost urban centre in Africa, separating city from ocean, lies an unusual strip of land. The Sea Point Promenade - and the public swimming pools at its centre - forms a space unlike any other in Cape Town.  Right here, slightly away from the More

Rusalka - Mermaid

Rusalka - Mermaid (2008)

Once upon a time … is the best way to tell the incredible story of the adventures of the ‘mermaid’ Alisa in the Russian capital Moscow. There was a time when Alisa lived by the sea. Her life was nothing out of the ordinary. She dreamed of one day dancing in a ballet; she sang in a children’s choir and attended a special school, because, at the age of six, she suddenly stopped speaking. More

Rusalka - Mermaid DVD

Rusalka
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Pure Coolness - Boz Salkyn

Pure Coolness - Boz Salkyn (2007)

Is it possible to justify the bride kidnapping if “he” and “she” will create a happy family after that? People marry by mutual agreement and love. And it happens that they marry of parents’ interests will. But Kyrgyz people have such a custom when the bride is kidnapped. Rural herder Sagyn’s mother decides to marry her son to a modest girl Anara with parents of whom she has already come to an agreement. More

Pure Coolness DVD

Pure Coolness
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Dunia - Kiss Me Not on the Eyes

Dunia - Kiss Me Not on the Eyes (2006)

After studying literature at Cairo University, Dunia, 23 years old, wants to become a professional dancer. She attends audition for an oriental dance contest where she recites Arabian poetry without any body movement. She explains to the perplexed jury that a woman can't move her body or evoke act of love when society ask women to hide their femininity. More

Dunia - Kiss Me Not on the Eyes DVD

Dunia
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WWW - What a Wonderful World

WWW - What a Wonderful World (2006)

Casablanca is not only a legendary film from Hollywoood, it is also a real existing city of contrast, modern and archaic at once. Kamel, is a hired killer, who recieves his orders by internet. He usually calls Souad to make love after his hits and, each time, Kenza answers the phone. She directs the traffic in the mornings around the city€™s largest traffic island. More

WWW - What A Wonderful World DVD

WWW
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trigon-film edition 25: Maghreb DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Maghreb
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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Ouaga Saga

Ouaga Saga (2005)

In the capital of Burkina Faso, a band of young people tries to survive and thrive vis-a-vis the thousand and one temptations. Adventures of a band of youngsters, living in a stripped district of Ouagadougou, who seek hopes. The easy way and ingeniousness compensate for the money which often is lacking. More

Ouaga Saga DVD

Ouaga Saga
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Les Artistes du théâtre brûlé

Les Artistes du théâtre brûlé (2005)

While much of Cambodia's cultural heritage was eradicated through the deaths of many artists during the Khmer Rouge era, the country's main theatrical structure, Preah Suramarit National Theatre remained standing throughout the Cambodian Civil War, even occasionally being used by the communist regime for official visits and propaganda pageants. More

The artists of the burned theatre DVD

The artists of the burned thea...
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Season of the Horse - Jifeng Zhong De Ma

Season of the Horse - Jifeng Zhong De Ma (2005)

Under the encouragement of the Chinese government, the traditional way of life of the nomads of the Mongolian plains change. Once a culture with a great emphasis on raising horses on the grassy plains, they are encouraged to move into the cities to work as industrial workers. However, one family tries to resist this change, trying to raise money to send their child to school by selling yogurt. Unfortunately, this is hardly sufficient and they are forced to sell their beloved horses. More

Season of the horse - Ji Feng Zhong De Ma DVD

Season of the horse
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Be With Me

Be With Me (2005)

"Be with me" consists of three stories of love vs. solitude: there is an aging, lonesome shopkeeper who doesn't believe in life any more since his wife died. But he is saved from desperation by reading an autobiographical book and meeting its author, a deaf and dumb lady of his own age. Then there is Fatty, a security guard in his fifties who lives for two things: good food and love for a pretty executive living in his block of flats. More

Be With Me DVD

Be With Me
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El corazón de Jesús

El corazón de Jesús (2004)

A man in need of a miracle learns that the hospital will help those who help themselves in this satiric comedy. Jesus (Augustin Mendieta) is a low-level office worker in the Bolivian government who one day suffers a heart attack and ends up with a long and unexpected stay in the hospital. Adding to Jesus' problems, his wife decides to leave him while he's in recovery, and by the time he gets out he literally has debts he could never hope to pay. More

Nobody Knows - Dare mo shiranai

Nobody Knows - Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Four siblings live happily with their mother in a small apartment in Tokyo. The children all have different fathers and have never been to school. The very existence of three of them has been hidden from the landlord. One day, the mother leaves behind a little money and a note, charging her oldest boy to look after the others. More

Nobody Knows - Dare mo shiranai DVD

Nobody Knows
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Días de Santiago

Días de Santiago (2004)

Santiago Roman (Pietro Sibille) can't buy a refrigerator. The money he earns from taxi driving won't meet the minimum monthly payment, and when it comes to lines of credit, his status as a recently discharged sailor in the Peruvian Navy adds up to exactly nothing. Worse things have happened, and there is worse yet in store, but this latest hurt is one too many, and Santiago nearly cracks up with rage. More

Days of Santiago - Días de Santiage DVD

Days of Santiago
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Suite Habana

Suite Habana (2003)

It might take two viewings to grasp fully what Fernando Pérez is doing in "Suite Habana," an elusive but intermittently beautiful tone poem on film. There is virtually no dialogue. There are no story lines that build to a climax, no documentary-style voice-overs. There are just snippets from a day in Havana, so disjointed and seemingly random that it takes a while to realize that Mr. More

Habana Suite DVD

Habana Suite
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trigon-film edition 25: Cuba DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Cuba
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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Satin Rouge

Satin Rouge (2002)

Tunis in present days of 2002. After the death of her husband, Lilia's life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst she's looking for Salma late one night, attractive Lilia stumbles upon a belly dance cabaret and though initially reserved and taken aback by the culture of the place, Lilia gets consistently drawn back to it. More

Red Satin DVD

Red Satin
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Sólo por hoy

Sólo por hoy (2001)

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B. Aires - Sólo por hoy - Just For Today DVD

B. Aires
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What Time is it There? - Ni na bian ji dian

What Time is it There? - Ni na bian ji dian (2001)

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What Time is it There? - Ni na bian ji dian DVD

What Time is it There?
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trigon-film edition 25: Taiwan DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Taiwan
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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Taxi - un encuentro

Taxi - un encuentro (2001)

Buch und Regie: Gabriela David Mit Diego Peretti, Josefina Viton, Miguel Guerberof Argentinien 2001 - 93 Min. - 35mm Farbe More

Taxi, an encounter DVD

Taxi, an encounter
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Beijing Bicycle - Shiqi Sui De Danche

Beijing Bicycle - Shiqi Sui De Danche (2001)

Beijing today. Guei has left his village behind and has come to the city with great expectations. It takes some time, however, before he finds himself a job as a bicycle courier, earning ten yuan for each trip. Should he manage to collect six hundred yuan, he would be in a position to buy his silver mountain bike – his pride and joy – and become its owner. More

Beijing Bicycle DVD

Beijing Bicycle
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Yi Yi - A One and a Two

Yi Yi - A One and a Two (2000)

The Taiwanese filmmaker Edward Yang shows in his film Yi Yi - A One and a Two the life of a family in modern Taipei. NJ is a man in his mid-forties. He is married, a father of two children and successful in his job - still he is no longer happy with himself and with his life. While NJ starts seing his old flame again his mother-in-law is in a coma. More

Yi Yi - A One and a Two DVD

Yi Yi
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Marat, tueur à gages

Marat, tueur à gages (1999)

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Marat, tueur à gages - Bérgyilkos DVD

Marat, tueur à gages
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Vacances au pays

Vacances au pays (1999)

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A Trip to the Country - Vacances au pays DVD

A Trip to the Country
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West Beyrouth

West Beyrouth (1998)

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West Beyrouth DVD

West Beyrouth
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TGV

TGV (1997)

TGV is an express bus service between Dakar, Senegal, and Conakry, Guinea, operated by the enterprising Rambo and his assistant, Dembo. Before setting off, Rambo and his passengers are warned of the danger that lies ahead on their route. The Bassari are carrying out a revolt at the Guinea border, leading to an exodus of refugees from their villages. More

TGV DVD

TGV
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La Estrategia del caracol

La Estrategia del caracol (1993)

A lot of people live in an ocupated house; after many years of quiet living, the owner of the house wants them out. They try whatever they can to avoid being put out, without sucess. But one of them thinks of a way of saving, at least, their dignity More

The Strategy of the Snail DVD

The Strategy of the Snail
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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trigon-film edition 25: Latin America DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Latin...
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Sishi buhuo

Sishi buhuo (1992)

The news that his first wife was pregnant with a child when they separated some ten years ago comes to official photographer Cao Depai (Li Xuejian) like a thunderbolt out of the blue. Now she is dead, and the son that he never knew was found wandering the streets. He is afraid to tell his new wife about this extra mouth to feed, and at first he attempts to house the lad at his darkroom. More

El viaje

El viaje (1992)

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The Journey
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Madagascar

Madagascar (1990)

"I dream exactly what I live every day," a professor, bored with her mundane life, tells her therapist. But the visual evidence on screen at the start of "Madagascar" suggests that dreams are never that banal. Bicyclists crowd the street, riding to work in slow motion in a haunting, shadowy blue dawn. More

Quiéreme y verás & Madagascar DVD

Quiéreme y verás & Madagascar
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Hello Hemingway

Hello Hemingway (1990)

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Hello Hemingway DVD

Hello Hemingway
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Kosh ba kosh

Kosh ba kosh (1990)

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Kosh ba Kosh - Odds and Evens DVD

Kosh ba Kosh
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trigon-film edition 25: Central Asia DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Central...
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Piravi

Piravi (1988)

An ageing father waits, in vain, at the bus stop for his son Raghu, a student at the University of Trivandrum, who is supposed to be coming home for the holidays. The elderly Chakyar’s eager happiness slowly turns to disappointment and then anxiety. After several days with no news of Raghu, his family learn that the police have arrested him for singing revolutionary songs at the university’s annual fête. More

Piravi - The Birth DVD

Piravi
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Kukurantumi - Road to Accra

Kukurantumi - Road to Accra (1983)

In this revealing African comedy-drama that contrasts the hectic life in Accra, the capital of Ghana, with the relative peace of Kukurantumi, a rural town, a truck driver makes runs between the two locations with few problems until he is forced to replace his truck. In order to raise the money to get a new vehicle, he sells some stolen watches and promises his daughter in marriage to a rich merchant. More

Kukurantumi - Road to Accra DVD

Kukurantumi
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Athina, epistrofi stin Akropoli - Athen

Athina, epistrofi stin Akropoli - Athen (1983)

Angelopoulos was born and grew up in Athens. The Athens that starts from the Acropolis and extends to the small Byzantine churches of the old quarter, the remains of the neo-classical homes, the quiet squares, the apartment buildings, the narrow streets, the vehicles, the pedestrians. It is not a city but the stage on which a drama is being played out, as, of course, is the rest of Greece in the films of Angelopoulos. More

Eternity and a Day - Mia aioniotita kai mia mera DVD

Eternity and a Day
CHF 26.00 / EUR 23.00

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Finye

Finye (1982)

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Finye - The Wind DVD

Finye
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Baara

Baara (1978)

The first feature film ever produced in Mail, Baara (The Porter) is about a young man caught in the growing political and economic tensions of urban Africa. Balla Diarra is a worker in the capital city of Bamako who struggles to survive on his meagar income. After his friend is murdered by an unfeeling factory boss, he must confront increasingly violent choices. More

Baara - The Porter DVD

Baara
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Dodeskaden

Dodeskaden (1970)

The film focuses on the lives of a variety of characters who happen to live in a rubbish dump. The first to be introduced is a mentally challenged boy who lives in a world of fantasy in which he is a tram conductor. He is both the tram and the tram driver and follows a set route and schedule through the dump; his dedication to the fantasy is fanatical. More

Une ville à Chandigarh - Le Corbusier

Une ville à Chandigarh - Le Corbusier (1965)

When, in 1947, a portion of Punjab province was assigned to the newly created Pakistani State, Albert Mayer began planning a new capital for the portion which remained in the possession of India. Le Corbusier had been responsible since the 1950s for general planning and, more particularly, for large-scale buildings typical of the governmental sector. More

Les hommes du port & Une ville à Chandigarh DVD

Les hommes du port & Une ville...
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Soy Cuba

Soy Cuba (1964)

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Soy Cuba - I am Cuba & The Siberian Mammoth DVD

Soy Cuba
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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trigon-film edition 25: Cuba DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Cuba
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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Tokyo monogatari - Tokyo Story

Tokyo monogatari - Tokyo Story (1953)

The Hirayamas travel from their hometown of Onomichi to Tokyo tovisit their adult children. But the younger generation make them feelmore in the way than welcome. It also emerges that their son’s career asa doctor and their daughter’s as a hairdresser are nowhere near as successfulas the couple were led to believe from afar. More

Tokyo Story - Tokyo monogatari DVD

Tokyo Story
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Tokyo Story - Tokyo monogatari Blu-ray

Tokyo Story
CHF 29.00 / EUR 24.00

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I was born, but - Umarete wa mita keredo

I was born, but - Umarete wa mita keredo (1932)

Yoshii, his wife and their two sons, Ryoichi and Keiji, move into a Tokyo suburb. The head of Yoshii’s department lives nearby. When he invites Yoshii’s family and all the children in the neighbourhood to a film show at his house, Ryoichi and Keiji are thrilled to discover their father on the screen. More

I was born, but... DVD

I was born, but...
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