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A Drop in the Bucket

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A Drop in the Bucket Lauren

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6 A. Hitler 7 Ayla my Korean Daughter 8 Bad Language 9 10 11 Bye Bye Now! 12 Casualties of Love 13 Chubby Can Kill 14 Confession 15 CONSEQUENCES - Landmines & UXOs
肥仔成 龍 A. Hitler Ayla my Korean Daughter

Barry Hershey

This film is a timely, hopeful and lyrical tale about people reaching across international boundaries to help provide clean water in rural "A. Hitler" is 23 Cambodia. a phantasmagoric journey into the darkest recesses of USA the mind of Adolf Hitler; in a dreamlike subterranean environment removed from historical time, Adolf Hitler confronts the demons of his 115 psyche. USA A story of the reunion of Mr. Birbiley, a Turkish Korean War veteran, and the lost Korean child he had taken under his wing, Alya, so many 48 years ago during the Korean conflict. S. Korea A little bit of Greece survives in the Kafenios of suburban Australia; illegal gambling houses that are a cross between a men's club, mafia 14 den, and a nursing home. Australia A short film interleaving urban and natural scenes inspired by ten 7.5 haikus of the 17th century Japanese haiku poet Matsuo Basho. USA

Byung Hun Hwang

Bad Language Bouquet for Basho But Some Are Brave

Viron Papadopoulos Kunal Mehra Grace Channer Dir., Ross Whitaker, Aideen O'Sullivan

Bouquet for Basho But Some Are Brave

But Some Are Brave' is a five-minute oil painted animated film infused 6 with evocative vocals and a lyrical soundscape. Canada An amusing and poignant documentary about the fate of the Irish phone box, which has gone from the centre of society to the verge of 15 extinction. Ireland Casualties of Love' is a depiction of the unintentional cruelty to human replicas by children. It is inspired by the intense and 2 uncontrolled love that children have for their favorite toys. Wing works at a video rental shop, carrying out routine duties together with his petite colleague, day in day out. But when gang members come to collect 'security fees', he decides to take some 20 action to change his life. A woman confesses to herself an inner desire to be masculine. Through the use of grooming routines, the woman's feminininty 2 subsides briefly. The worldwide problem of landmines and other remnants of war is not new, but neither must it be forgotten. These indiscriminate weapons are still destroying thousands of lives around the planet 57 every year. The story of an unparalleled health crisis in the jungles of Eastern Burma and a community of refugees that united against all odds to 29 help their own when few others could.

Bye Bye Now!

Casualties of Love

Faiyaz Jafri

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Kevin Ung

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Confessio n

Abby Lambert

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CONSEQ UENCES Landmine s & UXOs julienne

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16 Crossing Midnight 17 Dark Souls 18 19 Das Paket Double Loss
Double Loss Mørke Sjeler

Kim A. Snyder

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Ceasar Ducasse Marco Gadge Valery Lonskoy

A revengeful father embarks on a dark thrill ride of lost memories, conspiracy and zombie-like symptoms. Finding the mysterious 95 darkness within is the source of the bizarre world he has uncovered. Norway Two hardened gangsters have to deliver an important package. But a 9.5 single traffic light becomes a big problem that changes everything. Germany A comedy-mystery about the mysterious disappearance of an 108 illusionist and his assistant during a performance in a circus. Russian Federation

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Isaiah Powers, Jeremy Casper, Stuart Bury Nottapon Boonprakob30

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A quiet old man brings redemption to a faithless, drought ridden 6 town. USA One day Prom has a baby brother and his own tooth falls out. Is it a Thailand 30 sign that he is dying like his grand-mom? A young earthman, “Kuma,” lands on a distant planet, called “East Planet,” where the good people are executed by lethal injection day after day. As if led by an invisible hand, Kuma wanders into a deep 64 forest to find a woman, who survived the execution.

22 East Planet 23 EISIS Extincion II .- Quadrature of the Circles Family Values Floating Away
For a Fistful of Snow FROZEN SOULS Good Luck est Dieu for you Americain Everyday. The incredible story of Peng Phan EAST PLANET

hiroshi toda

Japan

EXTINCIÓ N II.- La EISIS cuadratur a de los círculos

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Seth Blaustein Fernando Usón Forniés Kolab Kouem Chhunly Poy

As the lone survivor of a chance landmine explosion, Scandinavian special operations soldier Eisis Thorsson must survive the forest home of an indigenous native tribe, the La-Wah, while enemy troops 94 hunt him down. USA 12 Life is too brief to be wasted in quarreling. A family of rubbish pickers and their very different and challenging 6 lives… The storyy of a teenager who travels to Thailand to work as a 6.5 fisherman…but his job isn't quite as expected. Spain Cambodia Cambodia

For a Fistful of Snow 28 29 God is American 30 Good Luck for You Everyday. The Incredible Story of Peng Phan Frozen Souls

Julien Ezri Ilaria Borrelli Richard MartinJordan

A long time ago, terror, loathing, and power reigned over the wild wild North. The foolishness of the inhabitants led them to battle for 6 anything…even a fistful of snow! Switzerland An Afghan woman captures an American soldier in order to get back 12 her son... Italy Since the end of World War II, the people of Tanna, a remote island in the South Pacific in the archepelago of Vanuatu, idolize an 52 American prophet and WWII pilot named John Frum.

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31 Hot Coffee

Raul Gallego Abellan Students of the Vientiane School of Fine Arts

Peng Phan lived through the brutally repressive Khmer Rouge regime of Cambodia dictator Pol pot, which killed up to two million people. 58 She was one of the few who managed to escape. Spain

4.5 An innocent coffee break goes hilariously awry…

Lao

32 In the Shadow of Buddha 33 Insurgency of Ambition 34 35 Kidnap Le Grand Sault (The Grand Falls)

In the Shadow of Heather Buddha Insurgenc y of Ambition Kidnap

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In the Shadow of Buddha takes us to the seldom seen world of Tibetan Buddhist Nuns in northernmost India. Many Buddhists believe that one cannot attain enlightenment in the body of a woman, 39 so what compels these women to dedicate their lives to being a nun? U S A The illusion of success lures a man to the very threshold of glory only 8 to unsheathe its true, frightening nature as he gets within reach. USA A little chicken is late to school, so she thinks up the perfect excuse 4 to get herself off da hook. USA Wandering with her beloved near the rushing waterfall, a young woman has no idea that their peaceful meeting place will be the 15 scene of immense turmoil. On one summer day, four children face themselves, and become a 18 little older.

Anya Belkina Sijia Luo

Le Grand Sault

Herve Demers

Canada

36 Little Flowers

Les fleurs de l'âge

Vincent Biron

Canada

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LIGHTS is the story of a small-town police officer who dreams of being a hero. After he puts up a traffic light on a rarely - used bridge 14 in the middle ofnowhere, the fight begins. Little Lamb starts bullying everyone in the house - and the others 11 realize they need to stand up against him. The story of Arvi, an immigrant from a small province in the Philippines called Mindoro, who left his hometown for America in 10 search of a better life. A painted Phoenix wills herself into the world where she encounters 15 love, loss, longing and eventual enlightenment. Natural Plastic is a metaphor for the delicate balance between man 2 and nature.

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37 Lights 38 39 Letters from Alaska 40 41 42 Nanook of the North 43 44 45 Return of the Gumshoe Kids 46 47 Song of the River 48 49 'Telefone' 50 Televisnu
'Telefone' Lights

Giulio Ricciarelli Gun Sangkaew

Germany Thailand

Little Jinjar
Mga Liham Mula Sa Alaska

Roberto Reyes Ang Ria Ama

PHILIPPINES & U S A USA USA

Mu -emptinessNatural Plastic
Natural Plastic

Faiyaz Jafri

Pain is Temporary, Pride is Forever Qua

Nanook of the North Pain is Temporar y, Pride is Forever QUA Return of the Gumshoe Kids salam rugby

Robert Flaherty Joshua Lee Andres Vidal

(Courtesy IFS): Long awaited Cambodia premiere! A year in the life of Nanook, an Eskimo (Inuit) and his family, widely shown and 65 praised as the first full-length, anthropological documentary. USA Nick travels to Thailand and Cambodia to train as a kick boxer, along the way battling with his inner demons to achieve his goal of winning 54 a fight at Phnom Penh's CTN stadium. Australia At the beginning of time, our world was a desert illuminated by two 10 suns where the mankind barely could keep alive… Spain A thirty-something junior detective tries desperately to relive his glory days as a preteen private eye, only to be thwarted by spunky upstarts 27 and past disappointments. USA The film is about the start of women rugby in Iran, which coincided 62 with the election of Ahmadinejad as president of Iran.. New Zealand A newly appointed national park chief faces a big dilemma when his duty requires him to enforce a prohibition against fishing - affecting 18 villagers who have lived in the area for generations.

Christopher Good Faramarz Beheshti

Salam Rugby

Krissada Tipchaimeta
SPIRALE

Thailand

Spiral

Michael Guerraz

20 Trapped into an old mill, a young woman tries to escape an evil miller. Portugal Amidst the loneliness of two isolated individuals, mysterious gift boxes containing rotary telephones begin appearing around them 5 with the promise of connection to better times and places. USA A surreal tale of a young Indian women who tries to fix her computer 15 but ends up fixing her life. India In 1992, 380000 Cambodians were repatriated from the border refugee camps. Many went back to their homelands, but some of them didn't know where to go…what did these "Wanderers" do, and where 58 are they today? France A construction boom in Middle East brought nearly a million workers from Bangladesh. But the labor abuse and illegal contracting has brought thousands of broken families and hopes of workers 14 destroyed for good. This eerie short in the style of a painterly public-serviceannouncement examines the need to restructure our water, waste, 3 and energy systems - but first our way of thinking.

Jeffrey Bliss Prithi Gowda

51 The Wanderers 52 Three Sad Tigers 53 Upstream to Downstream (In Our Bloodstreams) Christine Bouteiller
TRES Upstream TRISTES to TIGRES David Munuoz Downstre am (In Our Bloodstre ams) 2010 Krisanne Baker

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Via Gori

George Barbakadze Dennis Iannuzzi Paul O Donoghue

Vitruvius Toybox Why do You have a Beard?

Russian planes start to bomb the Georgian town of Gori, while a Russian woman has to travel inconspicuously on a minibus filled with Georgian evacuees. Will they pass unnoticed or will they be 13 discovered? Australia Experimental animation that Morphing animation tightly edited motion Why Do You Have a Beard? explores the relationship between to 6 graphicintended as a celebration of the rich cultural and racial USA music, techniques, electronic music, and typography. 6 diversity of humanity. Ireland Yogyakharta 2009, In a recruitment center, women undergo training to become maids. Ten of thousands of them leave each month for 60 Asia or the Middle East.

vous êtes Jorge servis

Leon

Belgium

Na Wewe Ivan goldschmidt

1994. There is a civil war in Burundi, the small African country. A genocidal conflict opposes a rebellion driven by a majority of ethnic 19 Hutus and a national army composed of a majority of ethnic Tutsis… Belgium

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