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Bosnia-Herzegovina

Two opposing soldiers in the conflict, Nino and Ciki, become trapped in no man’s land, whilst a third soldier becomes a living booby trap. No Man’s Land is a 2001 war film that is set in the midst of the Bosnian War, 1993. The…

20th February 2019
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Ukraine

A documentary on the unrest in Ukraine during 2013 and 2014, as student demonstrations supporting European integration grew into a violent revolution calling for the resignation of President Viktor F. Yanukovich. Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom is a 2015 documentary film about…

23rd January 2019
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Pigeon Short Films II

We welcome in the New Year with the concluding part of our Short Films Festival. Music I: Lankum – The Granite Gaze Music II: Desert Clouds – Charred Home Romance: Luminaris Music Documentary: These C*cksucking Tears Comedy I: Painting with Joan Comedy II: Tactical…

9th January 2019
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Pigeon Short Films I

For the final showing of the 3rd year of ATWI80F, members chose and presented a handful of short films from a variety of genres. Due to an overwhelming response of strong submissions, Peter Pigeon split the short list in half… Adventure: Lost & Found…

12th December 2018
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Finland

A poker-playing restaurateur and former traveling salesman befriends a group of refugees newly arrived to Finland. The Other Side of Hope is a 2017 Finnish comedy-drama film written, produced, and directed by Aki Kaurismäki. In December 2016, it was selected to play in competition…

28th November 2018
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Cuba

Life in Cuba for three struggling families over the course of 45 years, from the cautious optimism of the early 1970s to the harrowing 1990s after the fall of the Soviet Union and the 2016 death of Fidel Castro… Cuba and the Cameraman is…

14th November 2018
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Switzerland

After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love. My Life as a Courgette (French: Ma vie de Courgette; also titled My Life…

31st October 2018
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Brazil

Augusto is an artist looking for his place under the spotlight, following the footsteps of his mother, a stage artist in the 50’s. With makeup on, he becomes an absolute success. But a clause on his contract forbids him to reveal his identity; an…

17th October 2018
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Australia

Kenny is a 2006 Australian mockumentary film starring Shane Jacobson as Kenny Smyth, a Melbourne plumber who works for a portable toilet rental company. Director Clayton Jacobson describes the character of Kenny as “‘The Dalai-Lama’ of Waste Management, eternally optimistic and always ready to…

19th September 2018
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Germany II

Pina is a 2011 German 3D documentary film about the contemporary dance choreographer Pina Bausch, directed by Wim Wenders. The film premiered out of competition at the 61st Berlin International Film Festival. During the preparation of the documentary, Pina Bausch died unexpectedly. Wenders cancelled…

5th September 2018