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Eastern boys
DVD
2015
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Arriving from all over Eastern Europe, the men who loiter around the Gare du Nord train station in Paris are scraping by however they can, forming gangs for support and protection, ever fearful of being caught by the pol...

1971
DVD
2015
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On March 8, 1971, eight ordinary citizens broke into an FBI office in Media, Pennsylvania, a town just outside of Philadelphia, took hundreds of secret files, and shared them with the public. In doing so, they uncovered ...

Algorithms
DVD
2014
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In India, a group of boys dream of becoming Chess Masters, driven by a man with a vision. But this is no ordinary chess and these are no ordinary players. Algorithms is a documentary on the thriving but little known worl...

Quest a portrait of an American family
DVD
2018
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It is the moving portrait of the Rainey family living in North Philadelphia. Beginning at the dawn of the Obama presidency, Christopher "Quest" Rainey, and his wife, Christine'a "Ma Quest" raise a family while nurturing ...

Nana
DVD
2018
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The story of an Auschwitz survivor who spent her life fighting intolerance. Born in Poland, Maryla Michalowski-Dyamant survived Ravensbruck, Malchow and Auschwitz, where she was the forced translator for the "Angel of De...

Weight
DVD
2016
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"You beat the weight or the weight beats you - it's the test every powerlifter faces when approaching the bar. But the weight that's been pressing down on coach and Brooklyn gym owner Paul Steinman is something far more ...

The farewell party
DVD
2015
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It tackles an extremely sensitive issue in a vibrant, humorous way. Well into their 70s, Yehezkel and his wife Levana are living contented lives inside a Jerusalem retirement home. But they are shocked when their dear fr...

Guilty until proven guilty
DVD
2019
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The documentary explores Louisiana's criminal justice system through the story of Tim Conerly, a young African-American man who was arrested in the wake of an armed robbery in New Orleans and waited 28 months for a trial...

The new Rijksmuseum
DVD
2015
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In 2003, the ambitious renovation of one of the world's greatest museums began. The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, home to glorious masterpieces by Rembrandt, Vermeer and others, was supposed to reopen its doors in 2008 after...

Roman de gare
DVD
2006
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Judith Ralitzer, novelist and femme fatale, is seeking characters for her next best-seller. Meanwhile, a serial killer has just escaped from a high security prison. Their paths are about to cross.

Among the believers
DVD
2016
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Firebrand cleric Abdul Aziz Ghazi, an ISIS supporter and Taliban ally, is waging jihad against the Pakistani government with the aim of imposing Shariah law. His primary weapon is expanding network of Islamic seminaries ...

Gray matters architect & designer Eileen Gray
DVD
2014
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Explore the long, fascinating life and complicated career of architect and designer Eileen Gray, whose uncompromising vision defined and defied the practice of modernism in decoration, design, and architecture. Making a ...

The king of masks
DVD
2015
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A poignant tale about a lonely old magician and a luckless child bound together by fate and suffering, and redeemed by love.

The looking glass
DVD
2016
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In the film, thirteen-year-old Julie, devastated by the loss of her mother, reluctantly arrives in Indiana to stay with her grandmother, Karen, a former star of stage and screen. Life in rural Indiana is not exactly what...

Moynihan
DVD
2018
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Daniel Patrick Moynihan, did not just live in the twentieth century, he strode across it, a colossus of ideas and a man of deeds. He was an influential intellectual and sociologist, policy specialist, ambassador and long...

Harper Lee, from Mockingbird to Watchman
DVD
2015
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Fifty-five years after the publication of "To kill a mockingbird", Harper Lee has published another novel. "Go set a watchman" was written before Lee's beloved masterpiece, as director Mary McDonagh Murphy explains in th...

When two worlds collide
DVD
2016
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Peruvian leaders will stop at nothing to keep their respective goals intact. President Alan Garcia begins aggressively extracting oil, minerals, and gas from untouched indigenous Amazonian land. He is quickly met with fi...

40 love
DVD
2016
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After losing his job as senior executive in a large chain store, Jerome is determined to start his own new business, despite the concerns of his wife. Their son Ugo, though only eleven, already shows great promise as a f...

Our man in Tehran
DVD
2014
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Former Canadian ambassador to Iran Ken Taylor, who facilitated the 1980 escape of six US Embassy workers during the Iran hostage crisis, takes us inside the true story behind the Academy Award-winning Argo in this fascin...

I dream of wires
DVD
2014
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A documentary about the rise, fall and rebirth of the machine that shaped electronic music: the modular synthesizer.

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