This independent festival is "dedicated to fostering and promoting independent film in the UK and around the world". The 14th Raindance Film Festival ran from September 27 to October 8, 2006.

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Wristcutters: A Love Story
Wristcutters: A Love Story
A young man kills himself and awakens in a land where everything is "just a little bit worse".
London To Brighton
London To Brighton
Two prostitutes flee a murderous gang boss.
Martyr Street
Martyr Street
Five years of Hebron conflict seen through the eyes of children.
My Country, My Country
My Country, My Country
The 2005 elections seen through the eyes of an ordinary Iraqi man.
The Great Happiness Space: Tale of an Osaka Love Thief
The Great Happiness Space: Tale of an Osaka Love Thief
An exploration of Japanese host bars.
Cargo
Cargo
Madness and murder on a dilapidated cargo ship.
2001: A Space Odyssey
2001: A Space Odyssey
Kubrick and Clarke's quest to the stars.
A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
Long-banned film about a future distopia.
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In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.

A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.

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