Tag Archives: 2000s
A Raiz do Coração / The Heart’s Root (2000) Paulo Rocha, Luís Miguel Cintra, Joana Bárcia, Isabel Ruth, Drama
A Raiz do Coração (A Root of the Heart) is a Portuguese film set in the Lisbon during the festivities of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of lovers and the old town. The story is about Cato, a nationalist politician who is charismatic and unscrupulous.
SommerHundeSöhne / Slight Changes in Temperature and Mind (2004) Cyril Tuschi, Fabian Busch, Stipe Erceg, Lilja Loeffler, Comedy
A drama about fights of the National Security Agency of North Korea against the conspiracy of the imperialists and class enemies to protect the dignity and authority of the Korean government and leaders.
Imerologia katastromatos – Giorgos Seferis (2001) Stelios Haralambopoulos, Dimitris Katalifos, Documentary
Dupa dealuri / Beyond the Hills (2012) Cristian Mungiu, Cosmina Stratan, Cristina Flutur, Valeriu Andriutã, Drama
Alina and Voichita have been friends since their orphanage days. And they have been lovers since they became sexually mature. But despite their oath of mutual fidelity, Alina, who could not bear poverty any more, emigrated to Germany where she became a barmaid.
Vecas pagastmajas misterija / The Mystery of Old Parish House (2000) Janis Streics, Gundars Abolins, Aurelija Anuzhite, Andris Berzins, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Based on a true story. An old KGB agent is forced to live in an old parish house, where he tortured and killed Latvians in 1941. The cellar door has long been bricked up, however his murder victims keep coming through the stones, never to give him a moments peace.
Otra vuelta (2005) Santiago Palavecino, José Ignacio Marsiletti, Valentina Bassi, Roberto Carnaghi, Drama
Sebastian Pagani, a young film director, comes back to his home town planing to make a movie based on a story of argentine writer Haroldo Conti. There awaits a ghost from his past: recently a childhood friend of his commited suicide.
This is a touching and somber journey of Lasya, who lives with her father Karma and younger brother Chomo in a remote village in the Himalayas. Pristine snow capped mountains surround their tiny hamlet and barren harsh land stretches for miles into nowhere.
Les États-Unis d’Albert / The United States Of Albert (2005) André Forcier, Éric Bruneau, Émilie Dequenne, Andréa Ferréol, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Albert Renaud, a young Quebec actor with aspirations to become the next Rudolph Valentino, sets off by train for Hollywood with a letter of recommendation from his drama teacher who is Mary Pickford’s aunt.