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  • Fix Me

    ★★★★★

  • Overseas

    ★★★★★

  • Lunch Break

    ★★★★★

  • Juego vivo

    ★★★★★

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  • Fix Me

    Fix Me

    This documentary by the Palestinian filmmaker has him going around, interviewing friends and family about life in Palestine. There's an attempt to pierce through the occupation and to find unique, personal stories... and yet there is no way to get around it.... each story is revealing, bringing us in to their lives under this rule. And still we see, past the voices, in the background of every shot tells a story... the environment itself speaks.

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  • Overseas

    Overseas

    This follows the workings of a migrant from Myanmar, working at a fish processing plant. It is exhausting, it is dispiriting... the film follows this worker as she goes throughout her day, often using long-ish shots to put you in her shoes. Still, the position she is in is so fragile and it is all she is -- and thus, she must decide whether to report a crime. As she does what she thinks she needs to do, she is…

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  • Orders

    Orders

    ORDERS follows an unnamed soldier, gone AWOL, marching aimlessly through this Western facade of pleasantry, running into others such as a fellow soldier dining on a giant watermelon and a family full of 90s edgey sitcom characters. What the two are getting at, here, is not only modern warfare -- untreated PTSD, bringing the war home, why war is okay anywhere, etc. but also the house of cards that is the modern state, a system built to manufacture subdued human…

  • L

    L

    This Greek weird wave film, and director, never found the success that the director of Dogtooth or even the director Tsangari has gotten, and you may know why -- it may be just a little too weird, a little too dry, for some people. But if you are adventurous, then this is the kind of film for you. We have a man, living in his car, meeting his family in a parking lot every day. His job? Bringing honey to…