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  • 12 Angry Men (1957)

    Plot: “12 Angry Men” revolves around the jury's pondering in a capital murder case. An 18 year old boy from a local slum was arrested

  • Winter Sleep (2014)

    Aydin (Haluk Bilginer) is a wealthy intellectual hotel owner of central Anatolia, thrusts his superiority in front of people around him.

  • Beauty of the Day (1967)

    A young beautiful bored housewife of a doctor decides to devote her midweek afternoon into prostitution to feed her innumerable sexual yearnings. Her secret erotic lifestyle becomes her weakness in her marriage with her faithful husband who cannot fulfill her physical fantasies.

  • The Wind That Shakes The Barley (2006)

    During the Irish War of Independence, two brothers team up to fight a guerrilla war against British forces.

  • Elephant (2003)

    Several high school students go through their everyday routine as two others prepare for something more malicious.

  • The Pianist (2002)

    A musician of Polish-German descendant struggles for survival in the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.

  • The Son's Room (2001)

    A psychoanalyst and his family goes through intense emotional trauma when their son passes away in a scuba diving accident.

  • Dancer in the Dark (2000)

    A girl from Czech moves to America with her young son to save themselves from going blind.

  • Rosetta (1999)

    The story of a young and impulsive woman living in despair with her alcoholic mother.

  • Eternity and a Day (1998)

    Eternity and a Day (1998)

    A famous writer with very little time left to live meets a boy on the street, an illegal immigrant from Albania, and goes on a journey to take the boy home.

  • A Bit of Fry & Laurie (1989 – 1995)

    A Bit of Fry & Laurie (1989 – 1995)

    A Bit of Fry & Laurie is a British sketch comedy series that ran from January 13, 1989 to April 2, 1995. The television comedy was written by and starred Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie. The show ran for four seasons and had a total of 26 episodes, including a pilot episode spanning 36-minute in 1987.

  • Taste of Cherry (1997)

    Taste of Cherry (1997)

    An Iranian man is in search of someone who is willing to quietly bury him under a cherry tree after he has committed suicide.

  • Underground (1995)

    Underground (1995)

    The story of two underground weapons manufacturer in Belgrade during World War II and the struggles they face during and after the war.

  • The Piano (1993)

    Director: Jane Campion

  • Farewell My Concubine (1993)

    The story of two friends who initially met in the Perking Opera as apprentices, and remained acquaintances for more than 50 years.

  • The Best Intentions (1992)

    The story of an idealistic theology student who falls in love with a rich, educated girl of Uppsala, who faces the pressure of her dominating mother for constant disapproval of the relationship.

  • Bicycle Thieves (1948)

    Set in Italy, after World-War 2, a proletariat man's bicycle is stolen and the man along with his son sets out to find it.

  • The Cranes Are Flying (1957)

    A girl plans to meet with her lover Boris, at the bank of river, who is shortly drafted into World War 2 thereafter.

  • Barton Fink (1991)

    A prominent playwright from New York is persuaded to write movies and in the process learns about the diabolical nature of Hollywood.

  • Where is the Friend's Home? (1987)

    In order to stop his friend from being punished from school, an 8-year-old boy must return his friend's notebook by mistake.

  • The Mission (1986)

    In danger of falling under the rule of pro-slavery Portugal, 18th century Spanish Jesuits try to defend a remote South American Indian tribe...

  • Wild at Heart (1990)

    Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor.

  • When Father Was Away on Business

    In a post-World War II Yugoslavia still under Stalinist rule in the 1950s, 6-year-old Malik is oblivious as to why his father, Mehmed, has suddenly disappeared.

  • The Ballad of Narayama (1983)

    In a poor 19th century rural Japanese village, everyone who reaches the age of 70 has to climb a nearby mountain to die. An old woman is getting close to the cut-off age, and we follow her last days with her family.

  • Yol (1982)

    A harsh portrait of Turkey, its people and its authorities, shown through the stories of five prisoners given a week's home leave, and the problems they encounter in adjusting to the world outside.

  • Missing (1982)

    When an idealistic writer disappears during the Right Wing military coup in 1973 Chile, his wife and American businessman father try to find him.

  • The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)

    The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century.

  • The Given Word (1962)

    A simple yet devout Christian makes a vow to Saint Barbara after she saves his donkey, but everyone he meets seems determined to misunderstand his intentions.

  • Viridiana

    Viridiana, a young nun about to take her final vows, pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior.

  • The Long Absence (1961)

    A café owner tries to bring back the memory of a lost tramp, who she believes is her husband missing from WWII.

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