Memories On Stone

Memories On Stone (2014)

Movie director Hussein would like to shoot a film in his homeland of Iraqi Kurdistan about the Anfal military operation of the 1980s that led to the murder of more than 182,000 Kurds. The viewer follows the entire crew’s efforts to achieve the goal of making the film despite the numerous problems that accompany the shoot. More

Theeb - Wolf

Theeb - Wolf (2014)

In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming of age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.In 1916, in the Hejaz Province of the Ottoman Empire, the young Bedouin Theeb (Jacir Eid) is learning from his elder brother Hussein (Hussein Salameh) the skills for everyday survival in their harsh environment. More

In The Fog - Im Nebel

In The Fog - Im Nebel (2012)

Western frontiers of the USSR, 1942. The region is under German occupation, and local partisans are fighting a brutal resistance campaign. A train is derailed not far from the village, where Sushenya, a rail worker, lives with his family. Innocent Sushenya is arrested with a group of saboteurs, but the German officer makes a decision not to hang him with the others and sets him free. More

In the Fog DVD

In the Fog
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Le sommeil d'or - Golden Slumbers

Le sommeil d'or - Golden Slumbers (2012)

A nocturnal drive along a rural highway into a city at dawn that is somehow moving in the wrong direction. It is only after a while that you notice that the vehicles are travelling backwards, receding back into the dusk of reality. This mysterious metaphor forms the starting point for a journey into the unknown history of Cambodian film. More

Children Of Sarajevo

Children Of Sarajevo (2012)

Rahima (23) and Nedim (14) are orphans of the Bosnian war. They live in Sarajevo, a transitional society that has lost its moral compass, including in the way it treats children of the people who were killed fighting for the freedom of their city. After crime-prone adolescent years, Rahima has found comfort in Islam and she hopes her brother will follow in her footsteps. More

Children of Sarajevo - Djeca DVD

Children of Sarajevo
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The Other Bank - Gagma napiri

The Other Bank - Gagma napiri (2010)

Twelve-year-old Tedo lives with his young mother in Keto in an isolated hut on the outskirts of Tiflis. Tedo and Keto are refugees from Abchasia. The civil war has claimed everything they ever owned, including Tedo’s and Keto’s hopes for a bright future as an intact family unit. Tedo was just four years of age when they were obliged to flee from Abchasia. More

The Other Bank - Gagma napiri DVD

The Other Bank
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Le deuil de la cigogne joyeuse

Le deuil de la cigogne joyeuse (2010)

War is imminent, but pregnant Nour refuses to admit it. Her husband, more rational, persuades her to leave. Convinced they will be able to return shortly, they bring with them only the bare necessities. Little do they know that they are leaving behind the fond memories of a paradise lost. The dramatic reconstruction in a minimalist approach of a key day in the life of a couple who has since emigrated. More

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
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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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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Au loin des villages

Au loin des villages (2009)

En avril 2006, 13 000 personnes de l’ethnie Dajo se réfugient dans la plaine de Gouroukoun, à l’Est du Tchad. Tous sont des survivants de la guerre du Darfour. Ils y construisent un camp, s’y enferment et s’y inventent une survie. L'auteur s’est enfermé à son tour dans cette prison sans mur. More

Far from the Village - Au loin des villages DVD

Far from the Village
CHF 19.00 / EUR 16.00

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I don't dream in German

I don't dream in German (2009)

Seventeen year old Lejla works with her friend Anci (25), in a noble hotel restaurant on the top of Sarajevo. One day Lejla meets Milos (43), a businessman who spent his student years in Sarajevo, before moving to Switzerland. At nightfall, Milos and Lejla rest in the hotel restaurant together and get closer to each other. Without knowing, what they will discover that next morning. More

Snow - Snijeg DVD

Snow
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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
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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Ahasin Wetei - Between Two Worlds

Ahasin Wetei - Between Two Worlds (2009)

The young man fell from the sky Communication relay burns Flee from the city and its commotion, return to nature Become part of another story That of the legend of the prince In the hope of a love Hiding behind the hollow in a tree Nothing magic is improbable What happened yesterday, may happen again tomorrow. More

La teta asustada

La teta asustada (2009)

When her mother dies, Fausta is forced to face her fears, that she got as ababy with the milk of her mother. Fausta now sets out on a journey – a journey that will lead her out of her fear and into freedom. Peruvian director Claudia Llosa’s film addresses a dark era of her country’s history. It won the Golden Bear in Berlin and was nominated for the Oscars in 2010. More

The Milk of Sorrow - La teta asustada DVD

The Milk of Sorrow
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Milk of Sorrow - La teta asustada Blu-ray

Milk of Sorrow
CHF 29.00 / EUR 24.00

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Teza

Teza (2008)

Anberber has studied in Germany and returns post-graduate to Ethiopia. He is full of hope that he can support his country with his newly acquired knowledge. It's a story about hope and disillusionment, about foreignness and homeland. More

Teza DVD

Teza
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Snijeg - Snow

Snijeg - Snow (2008)

now does not fall to cover the hill, but for every beast to leave it’s trail.” Eastern Bosnia, 1997. Six women, a grandfather, four girls and a young boy live in war ravaged and isolated village of Slavno. Their families and friends had been killed and their bodies had never been found. The first snow brings full isolation and risk for life in the village. More

Snow - Snijeg DVD

Snow
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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

Crossing the Dust

Crossing the Dust (2006)

The gripping story of two Kurdish soldiers, Asad and Rashid, who celebrate with their comrades the downfall of Saddam on 9th April 2003 before being ordered to take food supplies to another remote part of the country. As they hit the road, they come across a lost 7-year-old arab boy called Saddam crying at the side of a highway. More

Crossing the Dust - Parinawa la ghobar DVD

Crossing the Dust
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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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
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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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...
CHF 19.00 / EUR 16.00

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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
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Gori Vatra - Fuse!

Gori Vatra - Fuse! (2003)

This film directed by Pjer Zalica was the best shown at the 2005 Global Lens Film Festival. It is now available on dvd in the USA courtesy of First Run Features. It includes a video introduction by the director. Fuse is set in Tesanj, a Bosnian town close to the Serbian border, two years after the civil war officially ended. More

Gori Vatra - Fuse! DVD

Gori Vatra
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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Twilight Samurai - Tasogare Seibei

Twilight Samurai - Tasogare Seibei (2003)

Seibei Iguchi (Hiroyuki Sanada), a low-ranking samurai and family man, leads a life without glory as a bureaucrat in the mid-XIX century Japan. A widower, he has charge of two daughters (whom he adores) and a senile mother; he must therefore work in the fields and accept piecework to make both ends meet. More

The Twilight Samurai - Tasogare Seibei DVD

The Twilight Samurai
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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The Legend of Love - Tcherike-ye Hooram - Afsaneh-

The Legend of Love - Tcherike-ye Hooram - Afsaneh- (2001)

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The Legend of Love -Tcherike-ye Hooram DVD

The Legend of Love -Tcherike-ye...
CHF 19.00 / EUR 16.00

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Un soir après la guerre

Un soir après la guerre (1998)

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One Evening after the War - Un soir après la guerre DVD

One Evening after the War
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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West Beyrouth

West Beyrouth (1998)

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West Beyrouth DVD

West Beyrouth
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To vlemma tou Odyssea

To vlemma tou Odyssea (1995)

A Greek-American filmmaker, known simply as «A», returns to his hometown in northern Greece for a screening of his latest controversial film. His real reason for coming back, however, is to track down three long-missing reels of film by Greece's pioneering Manakia brothers who in the early years of cinema traveled through the Balkans, ignoring national and ethnic strife and recording ordinary people, especially craftsmen, on film. More

Ulysses' Gaze - To vlemma tou Odyssea DVD

Ulysses' Gaze
CHF 29.00 / EUR 23.00

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Madadayo

Madadayo (1993)

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Madadayo DVD

Madadayo
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Klamek Ji Bo Beko

Klamek Ji Bo Beko (1992)

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A Song for Beko DVD

A Song for Beko
CHF 19.00 / EUR 16.00

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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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Taxidi sta Kythira - Voyage to Cythera

Taxidi sta Kythira - Voyage to Cythera (1984)

Cythera, in Greek mythology, is the isle of dreams where one can dedicate oneself to happiness (or the pursuit thereof). In this quest within a quest, the tale of the father's return is told as if from the point of view of his son Telemachus and as if Telemachus were a filmmaker, as well as a middle-aged man with a son of his own. More

Voyage to Cythera - Taxidi sta Kythira DVD

Voyage to Cythera
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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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Ashes And Embers

Ashes And Embers (1982)

Nay Charles is an African American Vietnam veteran who no longer fits in, can’t find a job and has difficulty establishing a connection with his politically committed girlfriend.  Depressed, the film’s antihero leaves his home state of Washington for a new, better life in Los Angeles where he ends up arrested by the police. More

Haile Gerima - Box DVD

Haile Gerima
CHF 49.00 / EUR 41.00

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O Thiasos - O Thiassos

O Thiasos - O Thiassos (1975)

THE TRAVELLING PLAYERS is a film of epic proportions. The action takes place during the years 1939-52 and is seen as a series of individual, often inexplicable events or tableaux, commentated by monologues, by slogans written on the walls, or by songs. It reveals the period's turbulent history while More

The Travelling Players - O Thiasos DVD

The Travelling Players
CHF 29.00 / EUR 23.00

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Iwans Kindheit

Iwans Kindheit (1962)

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Ivan's Childhood Blu-ray

Ivan's Childhood
CHF 29.00 / EUR 24.00

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Ivan's Childhood DVD

Ivan's Childhood
CHF 26.00 / EUR 23.00

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Andrei Tarkovsky - Box DVD

Andrei Tarkovsky
CHF 98.00 / EUR 79.00

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Yojimbo

Yojimbo (1961)

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Kurosawa & Mifune - Box DVD

Kurosawa & Mifune
CHF 39.00 / EUR 32.50

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Wenn die Kraniche ziehen

Wenn die Kraniche ziehen (1957)

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The Cranes are Flying - Letyat zhuravli DVD

The Cranes are Flying
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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The Seven Samurai - Shichinin no samurai

The Seven Samurai - Shichinin no samurai (1954)

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The Seven Samurai - Shichinin no samurai DVD

The Seven Samurai
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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The Seven Samurai - Shichinin no samurai Blu-ray

The Seven Samurai
CHF 29.00 / EUR 24.00

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Ugetsu monogatari

Ugetsu monogatari (1953)

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Ugetsu monogatari - Tales of the Pale and Silvery Moon after the Rain DVD

Ugetsu monogatari
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Kenji Mizoguchi Box DVD

Kenji Mizoguchi Box
CHF 59.00 / EUR 49.00

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Shizukanaru Ketto

Shizukanaru Ketto (1949)

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Kurosawa & Mifune - Box DVD

Kurosawa & Mifune
CHF 39.00 / EUR 32.50

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