Director: J. Mahendran
This is a movie about human relations, love and the fall from grace of a person possessed by greed. A movie that should be watched for the sheer narrative style and honest story telling. A classic indeed!
The film is set in a Kurdish refugee camp on the Iraqi-Turkish border on the eve of the US invasion of Iraq.
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Berlin International Film Festival – Best Feature Film, Peace Film Award
San Sebastián International Film Festival – Best Film
Chicago International Film Festival – Special Jury Award
Rotterdam International Film Festival – Audience Award
Tbilisi International Film Festival – Best Film
Isfahan International Festival of Films for Children – Golden Butterfly
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Language: English, Arabic, Spanish, Japanese, Berber languages, French (only a few words), Russian, Japanese Sign Language
Country: France, USA, Mexico
Emotion needs no Translation
It tells four distinct stories, disclosing bit by bit the chronology and causality that link them and making much of the linguistic, cultural and geographical distances among the characters.
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Cannes Film Festival – Best Director, Technical Grand Prize (Editing)
Golden Globe Awards – Best Film
Academy Awards – Best Original Score – Gustavo Santaolalla
BAFTA Film Awards – Best Film Music – Gustavo Santaolalla
4 luni, 3 saptamâni si 2 zile (2007)
Director: Cristian Mungiu
4 Months 3Weeks 2Days
How far would you go for a friend?
The film is set in Communist Romania. It tells the story of two students, roommates in the university dormitory, who try to arrange an illegal abortion.
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Cannes Film Festival – Palme d’Or
European Film Awards – Best Film, Best Director
San Sebastián International Film Festival – FIPRESCI Film of the Year
Los Angeles Film Critics Association – Best Foreign Film
Toronto Film Critics Association – Best Foreign Film
New York Film Critics Circle – Best Foreign Film
Chicago Film Critics Association – Best Foreign Film