Timbuktu

Timbuktu (2014)

Timbuktu is silent, the doors closed, the streets empty. No more music, no tea, no cigarettes, no bright colors, no laughs. The women have become shadows. The religious fundamentalists are spreading terror in the region.  In the dunes, away from the chaos, Kidane enjoys a quiet life with his wife Satima, his daughter Toya and Issan, his little shepherd. More

Timbuktu DVD

Timbuktu
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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On the Rumba River - Wendo

On the Rumba River - Wendo (2007)

Travelling up and down the majestic river Congo on a disheveled boat, the young orphan Antoine Kolosoy composed his first songs on a beat up old guitar. As he gained renown, the young “Wendo,” as he was now known, was persecuted by the church and his music banned by the Belgian Colonial authorities, who feared his joyful rhythms would stir unrest. More

On the Rumba River - Wendo DVD

On the Rumba River
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Congo River - Beyond Darkness

Congo River - Beyond Darkness (2006)

More than 4 000 km through the immense forest équatorial... Beyond the technical and human performance (seven months of turning under extreme conditions), it is with a diving in the heart of a bloodless but splendid country that the film delivers throughout course of this majestic river. More

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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Ejforija - Euphoria

Ejforija - Euphoria (2006)

In an amazingly beautiful place, on the bank of the wide Don, in a remote, half-destroyed village, surrounded by only steppe for hundreds of miles, a real drama takes place. An unexpected passionate love between a young man and a married woman literally destroys the lives of not only the main characters, but also their close ones. More

Euphoria DVD

Euphoria
CHF 19.00 / EUR 16.00

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trigon-film edition 25: Eastern Europe DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Eastern...
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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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Kekexili - Mountain Patrol

Kekexili - Mountain Patrol (2005)

When Beijing journalist Ga Yu arrives at the mystical camp of the Kekexili Mountain Patrol, he witnesses a Tibetan funeral and a village in mourning. Ga Yu is determined to uncover the real story behind the mysterious disappearance of patrol volunteers, the killing of rare Tibetan antelopes and the rumor that the Mountain Patrol collaborates with the poachers. More

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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The Man Who Copied - O homem que copiava

The Man Who Copied - O homem que copiava (2003)

The 20-year-old narrator André (Lázaro RamosI, relatively poor, falls in love with Silvia, a neighbor whom he spy's with a telescope. Becoming more and more attracted to her, he begins to follow her around the city and realizes she works in a clothing shop. He works in a xerox place and makes a copy of a brand new 50 real bill in order to buy a dress from her store. More

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The Man Who Copied
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The Goddess of 1967

The Goddess of 1967 (2000)

A Japanese man searches the internet looking for his dream car, a 1967 Citroen DS (in French: Déesse, or "Goddess") . He locates one in Australia and travels there to buy it. Upon his arrival he finds the seller dead. A 17 year-old blind girl tells him she can take him to find the real owner. More

The Goddess of 1967 DVD

The Goddess of 1967
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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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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Journey to the Sun - Günese Yolculuk

Journey to the Sun - Günese Yolculuk (1999)

A story of friendship, courage and a politically naive man’s transformation into someone painfully aware of the social realities in contemporary Turkey … Mehmet and Berzan, two young men from different regions of Turkey bond together as lower – class citizens in Istanbul. When Mehmet is unjustly arrested, his frightened roomates evict him and he loses his job. More

Journey to the Sun DVD

Journey to the Sun
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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West Beyrouth

West Beyrouth (1998)

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West Beyrouth DVD

West Beyrouth
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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Goodbye South, Goodbye - Nanguo zaijian, nanguo

Goodbye South, Goodbye - Nanguo zaijian, nanguo (1996)

This movie gives us a glimpse at life in northern Taiwan. The main person is Kao, a 37-years-old man who has constantly to solve problems created by his younger brother Flat Head and his girlfriend Pretzel. As a non-stop schemer, Kao devises a plan to raise money by trading subsidized pigs to the government for cash. The ruse works, but when the temperamental Flat Head antagonizes the wrong people, the two find themselves caught up in a dangerous game of corrupt politics. More

Goodbye South, Goodbye - Nanguo zaijian, nanguo DVD

Goodbye South, Goodbye
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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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
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Mendiants et orgueilleux - Chahatine wa noubala'a

Mendiants et orgueilleux - Chahatine wa noubala'a (1991)

Gohar is fifty years old and teaches history and philosophy at university. One day he decides to leave this place and to live as a beggar, just like his friend, a poet, who owns nothing and wants nothing and as such feels absolutely free. All he needs is a little bit of hash as well as some peace of mind. More

L'homme sur les quais

L'homme sur les quais (1990)

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The Man by the Shore DVD

The Man by the Shore
CHF 26.00 / EUR 19.00

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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
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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trigon-film edition 25: Central Asia DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Central...
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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Ein blutroter Morgen - Xuese qing chen

Ein blutroter Morgen - Xuese qing chen (1990)

The young teacher Li Mingguang is to be murdered in the north of China because of having taken the virginity from the young girl Li Pingwa. The whole family wants to take revenge on him for that, even the whole village. Critical of society, the film is about the backgrounds origin of the deed. This is shown through the inquiries on the part of the prosecution, the conversations between the villagers and the social structures of the place. More

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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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
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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La notte di San Lorenzo

La notte di San Lorenzo (1982)

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Night of the Shooting Stars - The Night of San Lorenzo DVD

Night of the Shooting Stars
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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Finye

Finye (1982)

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Finye - The Wind DVD

Finye
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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