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  • 52 min.

    The cocaine route

    Gaytan, Thierry, 2013

    Cocaine production and trade are extremely high risk businesses. Nevertheless, in the past decennia, cocaine has become increasingly popular around the world.

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  • 58 min.

    Love and Sex in China

    Anne Loussouarn, 2013

    In the documentary Love and Sex in China we get a glimpse of the culture surrounding partnership and marriage in China.

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  • 72 min.

    On another skin

    Yves Mora, 2014

    Tattoos made by Kostec (Jean -Francois Decaestecker) and Jef (Jean-Francois Palumbo) are acts of freedom, of dignity, of assertiveness in the face of the world. According to their clients, tattooing is an act of emancipation.

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  • 87 min.

    Anatomy of Evil

    Nyholm, Ove, 2004

    In war situations, some people lose the one thing that makes them human: morality. Their actions are so unreal, it makes you think they are nothing but wild animals. The Anatomy of Evil is about confronting this heartlessness.

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  • 113 min.

    The arrivals

    Bories, Claudine & Chagnard, Patrice, 2012

    A painful but important French documentary about what happens to a handful of foreigners who present themselves as asylum-seekers to a Paris charitable organization specialized in such cases, seeking permission to remain in France.

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  • 55 min.

    Across the border

    Vredeveld, Saskia, 1999

    In this film, four white South African veterans who fought on the border of occupied Namibia and Angola in the 70s and 80s together with thousands of other young white conscript soldiers reflect on their terrifying adventures.

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  • 80 min.

    Broken Silence

    Flipse, Eline, 1996

    Broken silence is about the influence of Mao's Cultural_Revolution on the music and everyday life in China.

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  • 75 min.

    First Kill

    Schrijber, Coco, 2001

    If you're open for new perspectives on war, this movie is a must see. What is the psychology of war? Do soldiers become murderers when they enjoy killing? Is war beautiful? Are all humans capable of monstrous acts?

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