Like Father, Like Son

Like Father, Like Son (2013)

Would you choose your natural son, or the son you believed was yours after spending 6 years together? Kore-eda Hirokazu, the globally acclaimed director of "Nobody Knows", "Still Walking" and "I Wish", returns to the big screen with another family - a family thrown into torment after a phone call from the hospital where the son was born. More

Like Father, Like Son DVD

Like Father, Like Son
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Un homme qui crie

Un homme qui crie (2010)

Present-day Chad. Adam, sixty something, a former swimming champion, is pool attendant at a smart N’Djamena hotel. When the hotel gets taken over by new Chinese owners, he is forced to give up his job to his son Abdel. Terribly resentful, he feels socially humiliated. The country is in the throes of a civil war. More

A Screaming Man - Un homme qui crie DVD

A Screaming Man
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trigon-film edition 25: Africa DVD

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

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El nido vacío

El nido vacío (2008)

Sixth film from the Argentine director Daniel Burman, author of Esperando al Mesías (2000), El abrazo partido (2004) and Derecho de familia (2006). El nido vacío explores the emptiness experienced when children grow up and leave home, suddenly revealing the marital cracks (hidden for years beneath the everyday noise and chaos of family life). More

Empty Nest - El nido vacío DVD

Empty Nest
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trigon-film edition 25: Argentina DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Argent...
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Daratt - Dry Season

Daratt - Dry Season (2006)

After a forty-year civil war, the radio in Chad announces that the government has decided to grant amnesty to all war criminals. Outraged by the news, Gumar Abatcha orders his grandson Atim (Ali Bacha Barkai), a 16-year-old youth, to trace the man who killed his father and to execute him. Atim obeys him and, armed with his father's own gun, he goes in search of Nassara (Youssouf Djaoro), the man who made him an orphan before he was born. More

Daratt - Dry Season DVD

Daratt
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Grbavica

Grbavica (2006)

Esma (Mirjana Karanovic) is living with her 12-year-old daughter Sara (Luna Mijovic) in Grbavica, a quarter of the Bosnian capital Sarajevo. Saras class plans to go on a school trip. Since children of fallen warriors in the last war are not supposed to pay, Sara thinks that she is one of them (because her mother told her that her father got killed in war). More

Grbavica - Esma's Secret DVD

Grbavica
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Romeo And Juliet Get Married

Romeo And Juliet Get Married (2005)

Barreto’s film offers yet another retelling of Shakespeare’s famous tale of star-crossed lovers. Instead of feuding families whose hatred leads to violence and death, Barreto serves up two families with opposing soccer team loyalties in soccer-mad Brazil. The movie takes place More

Romeo and Juliet get married - O casamento de Romeu e Julieta DVD

Romeo and Juliet get married
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El abrazo partido

El abrazo partido (2004)

This is Ariel's world: the small, slightly seedy shopping center in downtown Buenos Aires, where the Italian shopkeepers scream all day, the Koreans sell feng-shui and old Osvaldo sells nothing. Where Ariel's mother runs a lingerie shop and his brother deals in import-export. It's a comfortable little world, in spite of an undercurrent of malaise and uncertainty. More

The Lost Embrace - El abrazo partido DVD

The Lost Embrace
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Le grand voyage

Le grand voyage (2004)

Reda, summoned to accompany his father on a pilgrimage to Mecca, complies reluctantly, for he's preparing for his baccalaureat and, even more important, has a secret love relationship. The trip across Europe in a broken-down car is also the departure of his father: upon arrival in Mecca, both Reda and his father are not the characters they were at the start of the movie. More

The big Journey - Le grand voyage - The big Trip DVD

The big Journey
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trigon-film edition 25: Orient DVD

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

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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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Mille mois - Alf Chahr

Mille mois - Alf Chahr (2003)

1981 - Morocco – The month of Ramadan. With her seven-year-old son, Mehdi, Amina moves in with her father-in-law, Ahmed. Mehdi’s father is in prison but the boy believes that he has gone to work in France: his mother and grandfather maintain this illusion for his sake. At school, Mehdi has the privileged task of looking after the teacher’s chair. His relationship with the village, his friends and the world revolves around this object. More

A Thousand Months - Alf chahr DVD

A Thousand Months
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Una casa con vista al mar

Una casa con vista al mar (2001)

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A House with View to the Sea DVD

A House with View to the Sea
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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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Beshkempir

Beshkempir (1998)

Beshkempir (The Adopted Son) takes its title from the name of the boy whose story it tells. His life is sunny and carefree, spent in childhood games, until the day he hears terrible news from his playmates: he is not his parents’ biological child. Overnight, his best friend becomes his rival and the young girl of his dreams starts going bicycling with somebody else. More

Beshkempir - The Adopted Son DVD

Beshkempir
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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

Un lugar en el mundo

Un lugar en el mundo (1992)

«A Place in the World» by Adolfo Aristarain, looks at people who, having fought for a better world, are in the aftermath of defeat. Federico Luppi plays the main character as a teacher who is back from along exile he shared with his doctor wife, Cecilia Roth. Both are living with their teenaged son, Batyi, in a San Luis valley seven hundred miles away from Buenos Aires. More

A Place in the World - Un lugar en el mundo DVD

A Place in the World
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El viaje

El viaje (1992)

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The Journey - The Voyage - El viaje DVD

The Journey
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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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Topio stin omichli

Topio stin omichli (1988)

LANDSCAPE IN THE MIST is a film about the void. It is a film about despair, about the failure of contemporary society. The prodigal father who figures in almost every Angelopoulos film here has evaporated into his mythical essence - leaving his children to become the wanderers in search of him. In the «chaos», two children appear, little Alexandros and his older sister Voula. More

Landscape in the Mist - Topio stin omichli DVD

Landscape in the Mist
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Sur

Sur (1988)

Floreal is released from prison prior to the end of a military coup d'état in 1983. Coming home he discovers that his wife has cheated on him and so is not sure he wants to return to his former life and family. A friend called El-Negro, who was killed during the miliary coup in the streets of Buenos Aires, appears in the night with a special mission: to help Floreal face what has happened when he was serving time in prison. More

South - Sur DVD

South
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Yeelen

Yeelen (1987)

In this epic drama drawing on Bambara culture, which echoes mythic legends in an invented tale, a hero undergoes ordeals that allow him to renovate a decaying society. A young man must penetrate the secrets of the Komo cult (a real caste of specialist knowledge among the Bambara), whose members have abused their spiritual powers. Niamankoro suffers his father's wrath as he travels throughout the Bambara empire and Dogon and Peul societies. More

Yeelen - Brightness DVD

Yeelen
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Padre Padrone

Padre Padrone (1977)

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Padre Padrone DVD

Padre Padrone
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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
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Tokyo Story - Tokyo monogatari Blu-ray

Tokyo Story
CHF 29.00 / EUR 24.00

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