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Viva Film Festival returns for its 20th year in 2014 - running from March 7 to 23 at the Cornerhouse Cinema in Manchester. The festival will open with Days Of Vinyl, a feel-good Argentinian comedy about four record-obsessed 30-somethings who gradually realise there might be more to life - with first-time director Gabriel Nesci flying over from Buenos Aires to present his film (as well as giving an exclusive Q&A on March 9).
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A gang of juvenile delinquents pool their resources to pay for one of their number to be put on the bill of a bull-fighting contest.
On closing night of an acclaimed restaurant, the lives of the final set of guests intertwine as the courses are served.
A documentary about the art of improvised rhyming verse sung in the Basque tongue.
A couple of months after an epidemic has rendered most of the world's population agoraphobic, and scared to actual death if they go outside, Marc heads underground to make his way across Barcelona in search of his girlfriend.
Documentary examining questions of gender, sexuality and identity for young lesbians in three of the most vibrant European cities: Madrid, London and Berlin.
The evolution of how women have been represented in Spanish cinema, from the 1930s to the present day.
Four friends consider their lives as one of them prepares to get married.
When three men go on the run after a heist goes bad, they run into a coven of witches.
A group of Guatemalan teenagers tries to make it to the US.
Hidden in plain sight Joanna Coates on Hide And Seek.
Inside Jeunet's box of tricks From boyhood puppets to 3D.
Egoyan on the sombre side Director finds inspiration close to home.
Why Nicole would always choose love Cannes opening star on her highs and lows.
Lone wolf John Jarrett on murder, mayhem and Wolf Creek 2.
A red carpet night for The Unknown Known Errol Morris and the stars come out for Donald Rumsfeld documentary.
The making of a Minister Bertrand Tavernier on Quai D'Orsay.
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