Under the Domim Tree 1994

Under the Domim Tree 1994

Under the Domim Tree 1994

Under the Domim Tree 1994
Etz Hadomim Tafus (original title)
1h 42min | Drama | 17 May 1996 (USA)

Storyline:

Aviya is the only Israeli-born girl among her schoolmates (the rest are Holocaust survivors from various European countries) in a boarding school in Israel, circa 1953. The public debate on the issue of accepting German reparations for Nazi atrocities awakens the dormant individual memories of each of the youths, and creates sharp conflicts which influence their coming-of-age, with its fears, dreams, problems of identity, and first love. Aviya determined to find the tomb of her father, who died before she was born, while her mother in the mental hospital refuses to recall her painful past.

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The Red Pony 1949

The Red Pony 1949

The Red Pony 1949

The Red Pony 1949
Passed | 1h 29min | Drama, Family, Western | 28 March 1949 (USA)

Storyline:

In the coast range mountains on the western edge of the Salinas Valley is a ranch where Tom, a lad of about ten, longs for a pony. He lives with his mom, who was born there, her dad, a talkative pioneer who misses the old West, Tom’s dad Fred Tiflin, who comes from the city and after years on the ranch doesn’t feel at home there, and Billy, their trusted hand, a real cowboy. While Fred has to sort out whether he wants to stay a rancher and come to terms with his son being closer to Billy than to himself, Tom gets a pony and learns directly about responsibility and loss. What lessons can each learn, and are tragedy and hard choices all that life offers? Are laughter and joy anywhere?

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Huck and the King of Hearts 1994

Huck and the King of Hearts 1994

Huck and the King of Hearts 1994

Huck and the King of Hearts 1994
PG | 1h 38min | Adventure | 2 February 1994 (USA)

Storyline:

Taking place in the 1990’s, Huck and his card shark friend, Jim, travel from California to Nevada searching for Huck’s long-lost grandpa. Along the way, a deceived card player chases the two across the states with his two, less intelligent, sidekicks.

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Klynham Summer 1982

Klynham Summer 1982

Klynham Summer 1982

Klynham Summer 1982
The Scarecrow (original title)
PG | 1h 28min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 9 February 1985 (Denmark)

Storyline:

The same night as a girl is slain in the woods, the teenagers Sam and Les are robbed of all of their hard earned hens. In the quest for their hens they cross the murderer’s path.

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Dgesastsauli dgesastsaulis molodinshi 1989

Dgesastsauli dgesastsaulis molodinshi 1989

Dgesastsauli dgesastsaulis molodinshi 1989

Dgesastsauli dgesastsaulis molodinshi 1989
3h 10min | Drama | 1 August 1989 (Soviet Union)

Storyline:

Three-part film based on the stories of Fazil Iskander depicts the life of an Abkhaz family in the 1930s. Despite all obstacles and due to the selfless perseverance of his mother, a fatherless child…

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De kleine blonde dood 1993

De kleine blonde dood 1993

De kleine blonde dood 1993

De kleine blonde dood 1993
1h 35min | Drama | 11 March 1993 (Netherlands)

Storyline:

Poet Valentijn comes in contact with his former teacher Mieke. After a brief relationship Valentijn leaves her. But when he later gets to know his son, a bond develops between the two.

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The Painted Bird 2019

The Painted Bird 2019

The Painted Bird 2019

The Painted Bird 2019
18 | 2h 49min | Drama, War | 24 October 2019 (USA)

Storyline:

In an unidentified area of war-torn Eastern Europe, a young boy is sent by his parents to live in safety with his aunt. But she dies unexpectedly, so he sets off on a journey to return home. He roams alone in a wild and hostile world in which only local rules, prejudices and superstitions apply. His struggle for virtually physical survival after the war turns into a battle of a different type. A battle that he doesn’t even realize, a fight with himself, a fight for his soul, for his future.

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