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Programme 2013

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12 O’Clock Boys - Opening Gala
Lotfy Nathan / 2013 / USA / 76’
Thur 20 June / 19:00
Bloomsbury Theatre
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A Dream in the Making
Bartosz M. Kowalski
2012 / Poland / 50'
Sat 22 June / 19:30 / Lightbox
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A Wall is a Screen: a walking cinema tour
Meeting point: Festival Hub
Fri 21 June / 22:00
Sat 22 June / 22:00
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A Wall is a Screen: a walking cinema tour
Meeting point: Festival Hub
Fri 21 June / 22:00
Sat 22 June / 22:00
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Aquaporko
Kelli Jean Drinkwater
2013 / Australia / 22'
Fri 21 June / 12.30 / Darkroom
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Beach Boy
Emil Langeballe / 2013 / UK / 27'
Fri 21 June / 12.30 / Darkroom
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Black Out
Eva Weber / 2012 / UK / 47'
Sun 23 June / 14:30
Cinema Tent
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Border Crossings: Stories in search of an author
Sat 22 June / 12:00
Bloomsbury Cafe
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Boys
Marc Williamson
2013 / UK / 42'
Fri 21 June / 16.00 / Lightbox
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Challenging Behaviour
Fran Robertson / 2013 / UK / 62'
Fri 21 June / 18:00 / Darkroom
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Closing Gala - Sofia's Last Ambulance
Ilian Metev / 2012
Germany, Bulgaria, Croatia / 76’
Sun 23 June / 18:30 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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Copyright, Copyleft, Copywrong?
Sat 22 June / 12:30 / Lightbox
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Da Vinci
Yuri Ancarani
2012 / Italy / 25'
Fri 21 June / 13.00 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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Director Talk with Atsushi Funahashi
Fri 21 June / 18:30 / The Japan Foundation
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Do You Really Want To Know?
John Zaritsky
2012 / Canada / 72’
Thur 20 June / 18:45 / Darkroom
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Duch: Master of the Forges of Hell
Rithy Panh
2011 / France, Cambodia / 103'
Wed 19 June / 19:30 / AV Hill Theatre
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Elena
Petra Costa / 2012 / Brazil / 82'
Sat 22 June / 19:00
Birkbeck Cinema
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Espoir Voyage
Michel K. Zongo
2011 / Burkina Faso, France / 82’
Sun 23 June / 12:30 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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Filming to Change the World
Sat 22 June / 17:00
The Studio
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Filmstripe
John Blouin / 2012
Canada / 18’
Sat 22 June / 12:00
Cinema Tent
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Five Lives by Silence
Miki Ambrózy, Nick Shaw, Begüm Güleç / 2012 France, Finland / 10’ Sun 23 June / 14:30 / Cinema Tent
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Forget Me Not
David Sieveking
2012 / Germany / 88’
Sun 23 June / 15:00 / ICA
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Forget-me-not Egg
Mohammadreza Farzad
2012 / Iran / 25'
Fri 21 June / 12:30
Cinema Tent
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Fortress
Lukáš Kokeš, Klára Tasovská
2012 / Czech Republic / 72’
Wed 19 June / 19:00 / Frontline Club
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Fresh Talent – Future Docs
Thur 20 June / 16:00
Cinema Tent
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From Cradle to Grave
Sat 22 June / 14:30
Lightbox
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Genomics and Public Health
Thur 20 June / 17:00
Darkroom
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Going Global - International Distribution
Sun 23 June / 13:30 / The Studio
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Grasp the Nettle
Dean Puckett / 2012 / UK / 91’
Fri 21 June / 18:30 / Cinema Tent
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Grass
Caner Canerik
2012 / Turkey / 67'
Fri 21 June / 12:30 / Cinema Tent
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Hybrid Shorts: Experimental Short Docs
Sat 22 June / 21:30 / Darkroom
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I am Breathing
Emma Davie, Morag McKinnon
2012 / Scotland, Denmark / 72’
Fri 21 June / 18:30
Bloomsbury Theatre
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i-Docs Lab: Interactive Documentary Workshop
Sat 22 June / 13:00
The Studio
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Iceland, Year Zero
Sigurður Hallmar Magnusson & Armande Chollat-Namy / 2012 Iceland, France, Czech Republic / 52'
Sat 22 June / 19:00 / Darkroom
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Il Capo
Yuri Ancarani
2010 / Italy / 15'
Fri 21 June / 13.00 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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In No Great Hurry
Tomas Leach / 2012 / UK / 75’
Fri 21 June / 15:00 / Cinema Tent
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Informant
Jamie Meltzer / 2012 / USA / 82’
Sat 22 June / 19:00 / Cinema Tent
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Jaywick Escapes
Karen Guthrie & Nina Pope
2012 / UK / 48'
Thur 20 June / 12:30 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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JukeDox!
Fri 21 June / 19:00
Festival Hub
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Karaoke Girl
Visra Vichit-Vadakan
2013 / Thailand, USA / 77’
Sat 22 June / 16:30
Cinema Tent
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Karel Reisz, This Filming Life
Petra Všelichová
2012 / Czech Republic / 74'
Sun 23 June / 15:00 / Darkroom
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Legally Wasted
Dan Reed / 2013 / UK / 47'
Sat 22 June / 14:30 / Darkroom
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LISTENING!
Presented by the School of Sound
Fri 21 June / 18:00
Birkbeck Cinema
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Long Shorts UK #1 – The Misfits
Fri 21 June / 16:00 / Lightbox
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Long Shorts UK #2 – The Detectives
Fri 21 June / 19:00 / Lightbox
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Looking For Kinsim
Chris Christodoulou
2013 / UK / 33’
Fri 21 June / 19.00 / Lightbox
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Lost Rivers
Caroline Bâcle
2012 / Canada / 72’
Fri 21 June / 14:30 / Darkroom
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Magic Camp
Judd Ehrlich / 2012 / USA / 85'
Thur 20 June / 14:30
Bloomsbury Theatre
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Man for a Day
Katarina Peters
2012 / Germany, UK / 96’
Fri 21 June / 21:00 / Hackney Picturehouse
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Masterclass with Joshua Oppenheimer
Sat 22 June / 17:00 / Lightbox
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Masterclass with Katerina Cizek
Fri 21 June / 18:00
The Studio
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Masterclass with Molly Dineen
Sun 23 June / 16:00 / The Studio
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Matthew's Laws
Marc Schmidt
2012 / Netherlands / 72’
Fri 21 June / 21:00 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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My Child
Can Candan / 2013 / Turkey / 82'
Fri 21 June / 18:00 / LSE
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My Life: Breaking Free
Kate Monaghan / 2012 / UK / 29'
Thur 20 June / 12:00
Cinema Tent
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MyStreet 2013 Screening
Sat 22 June / 12.00 / Darkroom
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No Man's Land
Salomé Lamas
2012 / Portugal / 72’
Sat 22 June / 16:00 / ICA
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No Man’s Zone
Toshi Fujiwara
2011 / France, Japan / 105'
Sat 22 June / 14:00 / SOAS
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Nocturne
Tony Palmer / 2013 / UK / 135'
Sat 22 June / 20:00
Bloomsbury Theatre
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Notes for a Film About My Town
Carlo Ghidini
2012 / UK, Italy / 23’
Sat 22 June / 12:00 / Cinema Tent
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Notes on Blindness: Rainfall
Peter Middleton, James Spinney
2012 / UK / 3’
Sat 22 June / 14:00
Birkbeck Cinema
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Nothing Found
Charles Richardson
2012 / UK / 11'
Sat 22 June / 21:30 / Darkroom
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Nuclear and its Imagination
CONVERSATION EVENT
Sun 23 June / 14:30 / Lightbox
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Nuclear Nation
Atsushi Funahashi
2012 / Japan / 96'
Sat 22 June / 16:30 / SOAS
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Open City Walking Tours
Meeting Point: Festival Hub
Fri 21 June / 12:00
Sat 22 June / 12:00 and 18.00
Sun 23 June / 12.00
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Our Nixon
Penny Lane / 2013 / USA / 85’
Sat 22 June / 16:30
Birkbeck Cinema
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Our Nixon @ Curzon Soho
Fri 21 June / 18:30
Curzon Soho
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Platform Moon
Yuri Ancarani
Italy / 2011 / 25’
Fri 21 June / 13.00
Bloomsbury Theatre
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Powerless
Deepti Kakkar, Fahad Mustafa
2013 / India, Austria / 80’
Sun 23 June / 16:30 / Cinema Tent
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Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer
Mike Lerner, Maxim Pozdorovkin 2012 / Russian Federation, UK
Sun 23 June / 15:00 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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Railway Redemption
Santiago Posada
2012 / UK / 35'
Fri 21 June / 16:00 / Lightbox
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Reflections On The Lens: Films about Film
Sat 22 June / 12:00
Cinema Tent
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Rogalik
Pawel Ziemilski / 2012
Poland / 17’
Sat 22 June / 21:30 / Darkroom
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Salma
Kim Longinotto
2013 / UK, India / 90'
Sat 22 June / 16:30 / Darkroom
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Sandgrains
Gabriel Manrique & Jordie
Montevecchi / 2012 / UK / 57’
Sun 23 June / 12:30 / Darkroom
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SEX ED Films
Thur 20 June / 17:00
The Studio
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Short Stories: Spoken Word & Docs
In collaboration with
The Word House
Fri 21 June / 21:00 / Cinema Tent
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Silence
Pat Collins
2012 / Ireland / 84’
Fri 21 June / 20:00
Birkbeck Cinema
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Snow Tapes
Mich’ael Zupraner
2011 / Israel / 14’
Sat 22 June / 12:00
Cinema Tent
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Solar Mamas
Mona Eldaief, Jehane Noujaim 2012 / Egypt, Denmark, USA / 60'
Sun 23 June / 12:30 / Lightbox
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Someday I'll Find You
Barney Snow / 2012 / UK / 45'
Fri 21 June / 19.00 / Lightbox
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Stone Games
Jan Gebert
2012 / Czech Republic / 56'
Sun 23 June / 17:00 / Lightbox
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Taboo or Not Taboo?
Fri 21 June / 12:30 / Darkroom
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Taxi Sister
Theresa Traore Dahlberg
2011 / Senegal, Sweden / 30’
Sun 23 June / 12:30 / Lightbox
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Tchoupitoulas
Bill Ross, Turner Ross
2012 / USA / 82’
Fri 21 June / 18:30 / ICA
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Ten Five In The Grass
Kevin Jerome Everson
2012 / USA / 32'
Sat 22 June / 21:30 / Darkroom
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The Act of Killing
Joshua Oppenheimer
Christine Cynn & Anonymous
2012 / Denmark, Norway, UK / 159’
Sat 22 June / 13:30 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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The Breath of the Tundra
Mikhail Gorobchuk / 2012
Russian Federation / 26’
Fri 21 June / 20:00
Birkbeck Cinema
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The Guest
Kira de Hemmer Jeppesen
2012 / UK / 20'
Fri 21 June / 12:30 / Darkroom
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The Human Scale
Andreas M. Dalsgaard
2012 / Denmark / 83'
Sat 22 June / 17:00 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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The International Space Orchestra
Nelly Ben Hayoun
2013 / UK / 66’
Sat 22 June / 14:30 / Cinema Tent
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The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear
Tinatin Gurchiani
2012 / Georgia, Germany / 97’
Fri 21 June / 20:30 / ICA
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The Sea [is still] Around Us
Hope Tucker / 2012 / USA / 4'
Sat 22 June / 21:30 / Darkroom
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The Shark's Eye
Alejo Hoijman
2012 / Argentina, Spain / 93’
Sun 23 June / 12:30 / Cinema Tent
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The Story of St Damian
Dieter Deswarte / 2012 / UK / 7’
Thur 20 June / 14:30 / Bloomsbury
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The Venice Syndrome
Andreas Pichler / 2012
Germany, Austria, Italy / 80’
Fri 21 June / 20:30 / Darkroom
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The Whistle
Grzegorz Zariczny
2012 / Poland / 17’
Sat 22 June / 19:30 / Lightbox
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The Workers Leaving the Factory (again)
Katharina Gruzei
2012 / Austria / 11’
Sat 22 June / 12:00 / Cinema Tent
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To the Wolf
Christina Koutsospyrou
& Aran Hughes
2012 / Greece, France / 74’
Sat 22 June / 14:00 / Birkbeck Cinema
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Toxic Camera
Jane Wilson, Louise Wilson
2013 / UK / 21'
Sat 22 June / 12:00
Cinema Tent
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Turning
Charles Atlas
2012 / Denmark, USA / 76’
Sat 22 June / 21:30 / Cinema Tent
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Wonder House
Oonagh Kearney
2012 / Ireland / 70’
Sat 22 June / 18:30 / ICA
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Wrong Time Wrong Place
John Appel
2012 / Netherlands / 80'
Fri 21 June / 16:00 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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You Can Try But You’ll Never Be My Mother
Marianna Simnett
2013 / UK / 5'
Sat 22 June / 21:30 / Darkroom
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Yuri Ancarani: The Trilogy
Fri 21 June / 13:00 / Bloomsbury Theatre
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