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  • Duncan Campbell Scott: The Poet and the Indians

    Movie

    Duncan Campbell Scott (1862-1947) is well known as one of Canada's prominent early literary figures. He is less famous as a federal civil servant who rose to become a powerful head of the Indian Department, and who, from 1913 to 1932, implemented the most repressive and brutal assimilation progra...

  • The Other Side of Porcupine Lake

    Movie + 3 extras

    Whistler Film Festival
    Rhode Island Film Festival

    This fascinating, behind-the-scenes documentary follows acclaimed independent Canadian director, Ingrid Veninger, as she makes her sixth feature film, Porcupine Lake.

    Canada - 2017 - 1h 15m
    Directed By: Julian Papas
    Cast: Ingrid Veninger, Lucind...

  • Thirty Souls
    Movie + 1 extra

    Thirty Souls

    Movie + 1 extra

    "...in equal parts magical, haunting, mysterious and tangible." Cineuropa

    Berlin Film Festival
    San Sebastian International Film Festival
    Camerimage

    Twelve-year-old Alba longs to discover the mysterious, unknown reality of death in director Diana Toucedo's debut feature, an intensely atmospheri...

  • Letters From The Desert (Eulogy To Slowness)

    Movie + 1 extra

    Camerimage
    Thessaloniki Documentary Festival
    Montreal World Film Festival

    One defining characteristic of our post-modern life is the drastic change of our ways of communication. In the last fifteen to twenty years, emails and text messages have cast aside letters as a preferred way of communicat...

  • El Corral Y El Viento (The Corral And The Wind)

    Cinéma du Réel
    CPX:DOX

    Returning home, experiencing time, exploring traces from the past. Miguel Hilari, from Bolivia, uses his camera to look into the past, and created with El corral y el viento a film that seems like a portrait of another time. Hilari returned to the Aymara village of his fat...

  • O laboratório (The Laboratory)

    Movie + 1 extra

    Incuna International Film Festival
    porto/post/doc

    A Tarkovskian Stalker-like atmosphere surrounds Fernando José Pereira’s O laboratório. The ruins we traverse, they are a landscape of memories. Memories of the past, above all. But they also foreshadow a future, a future of ‘life after life’, a f...

  • Shield of Solomon

    Movie

    Rhode Island International Film Festival
    Toronto Jewish Film Festival
    Warsaw Jewish Film Festival

    Thousands of men, women and children from Southern Sudan and the region of Darfur have been killed in what's described as the first genocide of the 21st Century. Shield of Solomon tells the story of...

  • A Place Called Lloyd

    Movie + 1 extra

    CPH:DOX
    IDFA

    A huge, over-towering hangar is opened. The static camera is positioned at a distance, so that the full grandeur of the hangar and simultaneously that of the Bolivian airline Lloyd Aereo Boliviano is shown. Danish director Sebastian Cordes’s A Place Called Lloyd is a record of loyal...

  • El Corral Y El Viento (The Corral And The Wind)

    Movie + 1 extra

    Cinéma du Réel
    CPX:DOX

    Returning home, experiencing time, exploring traces from the past. Miguel Hilari, from Bolivia, uses his camera to look into the past, and created with El corral y el viento a film that seems like a portrait of another time. Hilari returned to the Aymara village of his fat...