DOC NYC 2019

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Ganden: A Joyful Land (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Ngawang Choephel)
Story of a Tibetan monastery forced into exile.
Golda (Country: Israel, Germany; Year: 2019; Director: Sagi Bornstein, Udi Nir, Shani Rozanes; Writer: Sagi Bornstein, Udi Nir, Shani Rozanes; Stars: Uri Avneri, Yossi Beilin, Meron Medzini, Golda Meir, Zvi Zamir, Uri Avneri, Yossi Beilin, Meron Medzini, Golda Meir, Zvi Zamir)
Profile of Golda Meir and her premiership.
In My Blood It Runs (Country: Australia; Year: 2019; Director: Maya Newell; Stars: Carol Turner, Dujuan Turner, Megan Turner, Carol Turner, Dujuan Turner, Megan Turner)
Dujuan Hoosan, a 10-year-old Australian boy, lives in two worlds. During the day he must speak English at school and conform to the modern world. Elsewhere, he is a vital member of the Arrernte tribe as a respected healer and advocate for Aboriginal rights.
Kosher Beach (Country: Israel, US; Year: 2019; Director: Karin Kainer; Writer: Karin Kainer)
A secure beach in Tel Aviv, where women can bathe.
Koshien: Japan's Field Of Dreams (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Ema Ryan Yamazaki)
Documentary about Japan's national high school baseball championship.
Lyubov: Love In Russian (Country: Sweden, Belarus; Year: 2017; Director: Staffan Julén; Writer: Svetlana Alexievich)
Following Nobel Prize winner Svetlana Alexievich as she investigates the Russian people's relationship to love.
Red Penguins (Country: US, Germany, Russia; Year: 2019; Director: Gabe Polsky; Writer: Gabe Polsky; Stars: Howard Baldwin, Viktor Tikhonov, Steven Warshaw, Howard Baldwin, Viktor Tikhonov, Steven Warshaw)
Story of Russian ice hockey players moving to the US.
School Of Seduction (Country: Austria, Denmark, Norway, Russia; Year: 2019; Director: Alina Rudnitskaya)
Folllowing three women on the hunt for happiness.
News

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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Abertoir
Horror returns to the hills - and the valleys - for another year

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
International film festival with a particular focus on Eurasian cinema

Made In Prague
Czech film showcase

DOC NYC
Celebration of documentary film

French Film Festival
27th edition of the celebration of French-language film

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