Hanezu no tsuki

Hanezu no tsuki (2011)

The Asuka region is the birthplace of Japan. Here, in ancient times, there were those who fulfilled their lives in the midst of waiting. Modern people, apparently having lost this sense of waiting, seem unable to feel grateful for the present, and cling to the illusion that all things will move constantly forward according to one’s own plan. More

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Hanezu no tsuki
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En el nombre de la hija

En el nombre de la hija (2011)

En el Nombre de la Hija tells the story of a nine-year old girl whose name is in dispute. Manuela has been named alter her socialist-atheist father, but her catholic-conservative grandmother insists she should carry the name the first daughters of the family have carried for generations: Dolores. More

En el nombre de la hija - In the Name of the Girl DVD

En el nombre de la hija
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Pizza Bethlehem

Pizza Bethlehem (2010)

Bethlehem is a neighbourhood in the city of Bern where immigrants from over 30 nations have settled. At the centre of this film is the junior team of the Bethlehem Football Club. In this team, the majority are immigrants between 15 and 16 years old. The film also portrays – along with football – their everyday lives at school, vocational training and leisure time. More

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Pizza Bethlehem
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Na putu - On the Path

Na putu - On the Path (2010)

Luna and Amar are a couple. Their relationship is under great strain. First of all, Amar loses his job for being drunk at work. Luna is very worried and haslittle hope of realising her fragile dream of having a child with Amar. But her fears for their future increase when Amar takes on a well-paid job in aMuslim community hours away from where they live. More

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Na putu
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Ajami

Ajami (2009)

Jaffa’s Ajami neighborhood is a melting pot of cultures and conflicting views among jews, muslims and christians. Back and forth in time, and through the eyes of various characters, we witness how impossible the situation actually is … More

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Ajami
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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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Cinco dias sin Nora

Cinco dias sin Nora (2009)

Before dying, Nora devises a plan to make José, ex-husband, take care of her funeral. But she misses something—the only flaw in the plan, a mysterious photograph left under the bed, will lead to an unexpected outcome that will remind us that sometimes the greatest love stories are hidden in the smallest places. More

Five Days Without Nora - Nora's Will - Cinco días sin Nora DVD

Five Days Without Nora
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Chaque jour est une fête

Chaque jour est une fête (2009)

Three women in a bus in Lebanon. They have the same destination: a men's penitentiary. The first woman wants to visit her husband whom she hasn't seen since their day of marriage. The second one has only one goal: to get her husband who has to serve a long sentence to sign the divorce papers and thus gain back her freedom. More

Every Day Is a Holiday - Chaque jour est une fête DVD

Every Day Is a Holiday
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El baño del Papa

El baño del Papa (2007)

It is 1988, and Melo, a Uruguayan town on the Brazilian border, awaits the visit of Pope John Paul II. Numbers begin circulating: hundreds of people will come. No, thousands, say the media. The well-informed speak of 50,000... The poor townspeople know what this means: 50,000 pilgrims in need of food and drink, paper flags, souvenirs, commemorative medals. More

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El baño del Papa
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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
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Opera Jawa - Opera Java

Opera Jawa - Opera Java (2006)

Inspired by the famous story “The Abduction of Sita” from the great classic of ancient Indian and South East-Asian literature the Ramayana, OPERA JAWA is a musical like no other in cinema. It tells of a passionate love triangle that leads inexorably to conflict, violence and death. Setio and his wife Siti, run a pottery business in a small village where Ludiro, a powerful and ruthless butcher, controls all the trading activities. More

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Opera Jawa
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Madeinusa

Madeinusa (2006)

Madeinusa is a girl aged 14 who lives in an isolated village in the Cordillera Blanca Mountain range of Peru. This strange place is characterized by its religious fervor. From Good Friday at three o'clock in the afternoon (the time of day when Christ died on the cross) to Easter Sunday, the whole village can do whatever it feels like. More

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Madeinusa
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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

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Grbavica
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Bab'Aziz - Le prince qui contemplait son âme

Bab'Aziz - Le prince qui contemplait son âme (2005)

A visual poem of incomparable beauty, this masterpiece from director Nacer Khemir (Wanderers of the Desert) begins with the story of a blind dervish named Bab’Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar. Together they wander the desert in search of a great reunion of dervishes that takes place just once every thirty years. More

Bab'Aziz - The Prince who contemplated his Soul DVD

Bab'Aziz
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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
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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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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Intervention divine - Yadon ilaheyya

Intervention divine - Yadon ilaheyya (2002)

In Nazareth, Santa Claus runs away from children as gifts fall from his basket. He's been stabbed and leans against a tree. Neighbors bicker over small stuff. A Palestinian couple meets in a car. More bickering neighbors. A tourist asks an Israeli policeman for directions. Unable to help her himself, the policeman brings out a blindfolded Palestinian prisoner from the back of his van. More

Divine Intervention - Yadon ilaheyya DVD

Divine Intervention
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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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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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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Las aventuras de Dios

Las aventuras de Dios (2001)

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The Adventures of God- Las aventuras de Dios DVD

The Adventures of God- Las aventuras...
CHF 19.00 / EUR 16.00

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West Beyrouth

West Beyrouth (1998)

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West Beyrouth DVD

West Beyrouth
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Wara mendel

Wara mendel (1997)

There is an old Indian tradition according to which the parents teach their children the songs of wisdom, in order to enable them to bear their fate and their lives with more calmness. Pallavi - acted by India's most successful TV-star Kitu Gidwani - is a young, successful singer who has learnt her art with the help of her mother. More

Dance of the Wind - Wara mendel DVD

Dance of the Wind
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Po di sangui

Po di sangui (1996)

This film, in the style of an African folk tale, is set in the forest village of Amanha Lundju, a place where the birth of children is celebrated by the planting of a tree. The trees are considered spiritual twins. But for every tree planted, the rapacious state destroys many more for firewood and lumber. More

Maboroshi no hikari

Maboroshi no hikari (1995)

Yumiko is a young woman from Osako, whose life is defined by the death of her loved ones. She lost her grandmother at the age of twelve, and her husband Ikuo, who is the reincarnation of her grandmother to her, commits suicide some months after the birth of their child. Once more Yumiko loses a person she had really loved. More

Maborosi - Illusion DVD

Maborosi
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Les gens de la rizière - Neak srê

Les gens de la rizière - Neak srê (1994)

Les Gens de la rizière tells the story of Yong Poeuw, his wife Yim Om and their seven daughters. The land is scarce, the family members are many, the children are growing up, the balance has become fragile. Yong Poeuw and Yim Om suspect that a rupture is coming. More

Rice People DVD

Rice People
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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Bab el-Oued City

Bab el-Oued City (1994)

Bab El-Oued, a popular district of Algier, in 1989, a few months after the riots. Young Boualem works six nights a week in a French bakery. On the rooftop of his apartment building the fundamentalists have installed a loudspeaker which is now broadcasting the Imam's word and the fundamentalist's hateful propaganda and therefore preventing Boualem from sleeping. More

Bab el-Oued City DVD

Bab el-Oued City
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Charachar

Charachar (1992)

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Charachar DVD

Charachar
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Le collier perdu - Tawk al hamama al mafkoud

Le collier perdu - Tawk al hamama al mafkoud (1991)

The fairy tale "the dove's lost necklace" by Nacer Khemir tells the story of Hassan, a young man who is taught calligraphy by his master. One day he runs across a portion of an old text which convinces him that it holds the secrets to love. With the help of an impudent young boy and the boy's monkey (whom the boy thinks is an enchanted prince), Hassan sets out to find the rest of the manuscript. More

The lost Necklace of the Dove - Le collier perdu de la colombe DVD

The lost Necklace of the Dove
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Nemuru otoko - Sleeping Man

Nemuru otoko - Sleeping Man (1990)

Takuji’s been in a coma for quite some time after an accident in the mountains, where he often wandered wistfully. His family and friends have been coping rather well with his condition, and he lies in bed at home where everyone can visit him. More

Sleeping Man - Nemuro otoko DVD

Sleeping Man
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Bodhi Dharma - Dharmaga tongjoguro kan kkadalgun

Bodhi Dharma - Dharmaga tongjoguro kan kkadalgun (1989)

Three people live in a remote Buddhist monastery near Mount Chonan: Hyegok, the old master; Yong Nan, a young man who has left his extended family in the city to seek enlightenment, and an orphan lad Haejin, whom Hyegok has brought to the monastery to raise as a monk. The story is mostly Yong Nan's, told in flashbacks: how he came to the monastery, his brief return to the city, his vacillation between the turbulence of the world and his hope to overcome passions and escape the idea of self. More

Why has Bodhi-Dharma left for the East DVD

Why has Bodhi-Dharma left for...
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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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Dao ma tse - Dao ma zei

Dao ma tse - Dao ma zei (1985)

Norbu is a nomad who lives with his wife and his child in the mountainous highland of tibet as a shepherd. He belongs to an ethnic minority and from time to time he sees himself compelled to act as a horse thief in order to provide his family with food. But the day Norbu tries to steal some treasures of a temple the community excludes and banishes him. More

Les baliseurs du désert - El Haimoune

Les baliseurs du désert - El Haimoune (1984)

It is in a village lost at the bottom of the desert, a young teacher was named, to teach, but there is no school. Through the yant glance foudro of a girl, our teacher is aspired by another world to the suspended time where côtoient Thousand and One Nights. Coordinate all the hidden force of an underground memory. More

The Drifters - Les baliseurs du désert DVD

The Drifters
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Andrej Rubljow

Andrej Rubljow (1966)

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Andrei Rublev
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Andrei Rublev Blu-ray

Andrei Rublev
CHF 29.00 / EUR 24.00

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Andrei Tarkovsky - Box DVD

Andrei Tarkovsky
CHF 98.00 / EUR 79.00

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Deus e o diabo na terra do sol

Deus e o diabo na terra do sol (1964)

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Black God, White Devil DVD

Black God, White Devil
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Meghe dhaka tara

Meghe dhaka tara (1960)

The film tells the story of Nita, a beautiful young woman who lives with her family, refugees from East Pakistan, in the suburbs of Calcutta. Nita is a self-sacrificing person who is constantly exploited by everyone around her, even her own family, who take her goodness for granted. Her life is ridden with personal tragedy: she loses first her fiancé, then her job and finally her health by contracting tuberculosis. More