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AV Festival: Finisterrae

The second film of the AV Festival shot by Catalan cinematographer Eduard Grau - the first was Albert Serra's Honour of the Knights (Quixotic) - this directorial feature debut (2010) from Grau and Serra's fello... Read More...
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AV Festival: Independencia

Independencia (2009) takes as its title the Spanish word for "independence". Set on an island in the Philippines from the late 1890s onwards, the film covers two generations of a small family unit - mother (Tet... Read More...
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AV Festival: Still Life

A somewhat surprise winner of the Golden Lion at Venice in 2006, Still Life (Sanxia haoren) subtly works what might have been a socio-historical backdrop into the foreground of an affecting double-tale of loss,... Read More...