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The 47th edition of the New York festival celebrating new cinematic voices will run from March 28 to April 8. This year it will open and close with two documentaries - Matangi/Maya/M.I.A., directed by Stephen Loveridge and RaMell Ross' Hale County This Morning, This Evening. In addition to the feature line-up there are two programmes of shorts.
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A call centre worker begins to work a scam on the elderly.
The lives of four people cross over the course of a day in China.
An exploration of coming-of-age in the Black Belt of the American South.
After he takes a call from a woman in a desperate situation, an emergency operator feels unable to let go.
A youngster in Iran begins to rebel.
Meditation on young motherhood and the vagaries of growing up.
Drawn from a never before seen cache of personal footage spanning decades, this is an intimate portrait of the Sri Lankan artist and musician who continues to shatter conventions.
Two brothers embark on a violent feud with another family.
Algeria today. Past and present collide in the lives of a newly wealthy property developer, a young woman torn between the path of reason and sentiment and a neurologist whose past catches up with him.
The lives of a father and his two children.
New Directors/New Films Features
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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