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We’ve scoured the globe to bring you new films each month straight from the most prestigious film festivals. Our Special Discovery series exclusively presents hand-picked films from established directors and introduces some of the most talented filmmakers emerging on the scene.

Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait

Ossama Mohammed, Wiam Bedirxan France, 2014

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“1001 images of Syria, shot by 1001 Syrians,” says Mohammed, an exile in Paris following the traces of his country’s war found online. Later, Kurdish director Wiam Simav Bedirxan sends him footage from Homs. An immensely powerful and moving correspondence between exile and home, images and reality.

Between Fences

Avi Mograbi Israel, 2016

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How can a migrant tell his or her story? Documentarian Avi Mograbi has come together with theater director Chen Alon to collaborate with detainees in Israel not only to document their treatment but to work together using Theater of the Oppressed methods to dramatize their incredible experiences.

Sarah Winchester, Phantom Opera

Bertrand Bonello France, 2016

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This month’s Special Discovery duo is pairing with French auteur Bertrand Bonello (Saint Laurent, Nocturama) first behind the camera and then in front. They are also films that approach and integrate other arts: here, a gorgeous, mysterious sketch towards a dark opera rich in dance and music.

Rouge

Antoine Barraud France, 2015

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29 days

A famous filmmaker works on his next film, which will focus on monstrosity. He is obsessed by the idea of finding a painting that will be central to the film and will crystallize all the power and beauty of monsters.

Le parc

Damien Manivel France, 2016

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We are proud to present our first Special Discovery—bringing you gems direct from the world’s best film festivals—the second film by emerging French director Damien Manivel. A minimalist romance charting an entire teenage relationship over the course of a day, by night things turn phantasmagoric.

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