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The Unusual Subjects

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Have you ever wondered about the diverse reaches (and implications) of dust? Wanted to know the history of a Coney Island roller coaster? What about what it’s like to work on a globe-trotting cargo trip? Or what it takes to compose some of the world’s most adventurous electronic music? Welcome to The Unusual Subjects, a new series of eclectic documentaries plunging into topics few venture to explore.

Fish Tail

Nuno Leonel, Joaquim Pinto Portugal, 2015

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Filmed in the Azores village of Rabo de Peixe (“fish tail”) this documentary about a young fisherman named Pedro is an anthropological study of an island community and a way of life that is quickly disappearing around the world.

Vampir

Pere Portabella Spanien, 1970

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Dies ist eine avantgardistisch-experimentelle Dokumentation über die Dreharbeiten von Jess Francos Film Nachts, wenn Dracula erwacht.

Unseen: The Lives of Looking

Dryden Goodwin Großbritannien, 2015

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vor 7 tagen
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Artist Dryden Goodwin’s first feature-length essay film focuses on four individuals with extraordinary relationships to looking: an international eye surgeon, a NASA planetary explorer, a leading human rights lawyer and the artist/filmmaker himself.

In the Game

Maria Finitzo USA, 2014

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vor 28 tagen
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Through the stories of a Hispanic girls soccer team at Kelly High School in Chicago, In the Game illustrates the enormous challenges facing inner-city girls in their quest for higher education and, most importantly, success in life.

Fuck for Forest

Michał Marczak Polen, 2012

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Sex haben und damit die Welt retten – eine Gruppe junger Idealisten kämpft mit ungewöhnlichen Mitteln für einen gesunden Planeten und den Erhalt der Erde. Eine Bewegung für freie Körper und freie Natur abseits der üblichen Moralvorstellungen.

Portrait of a Garden

Rosie Stapel Niederlande, 2015

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In a picturesque garden on a country estate, two old friends, an 85 year-old pruning master and the gardener, tend to the espaliers. Surrounded by vegetable patches, citrus trees, the orchard and lush grapevines, they talk about food, the weather, their craft and the changing world around them.

Zipper: Coney Island's Last Wild Ride

Amy Nicholson USA, 2012

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Next in our documentary series The Unusual Subjects, a Coney Island roller coaster! The Zipper takes on a symbolic role in this ground-level portrait of a changing neighborhood, as the iconic and once-glorious Brooklyn amusement park tries to finds its place in a gentrifying and changing New York.

15 Corners of the World

Zuzanna Solakiewicz Polen, 2014

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With archive and contemporary footage, this documentary profile of Eugeniusz Rudnik, a composer at the very beginnings of electronic music, is a unique synaesthetic attempt to allow its viewer to see its subject’s revolutionary sounds. Winner of the Critics’ Week Prize at the Locarno Festival.

Staub

Hartmut Bitomsky Deutschland, 2007

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Ever wondered about the diverse facets of dust? Or the history of a Coney Island roller coaster? What about what it’s like to work on a global cargo trip? We’re starting The Unusual Subjects, a new doc series with surprising topics—beginning with a wry film essay on one of the tiniest of topics.

Das Leben ist zu kurz für schlechte Filme

Jeden Tag wählen wir per Hand einen schönen neuen Film aus und du hast einen ganzen Monat Zeit, um diesen zu gucken. Es gibt also 30 perfekt-handverlesene Filme zu entdecken.