Village Rockstars 2017

Village Rockstars 2017

Village Rockstars 2017

Village Rockstars 2017
1h 27min | Drama | 28 September 2018 (India)

Storyline:

In a small village in northeast India, 10-year-old Dhunu dreams of having her own rock band. Her vibrant spirit, imagination and self-assurance stand out in a world where girls are expected to be timid and submissive. With her gang of boys and the support of her widowed mother, Dhunu faces the struggles of her daily life and hopes for the day she can finally play on a real guitar.

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Dotýkání 2020

Dotýkání 2020

Dotýkání 2020

Dotýkání 2020
39min | Short | Czech Republic, 2020

Storyline:

Behind the door of David and Mark’s room lies the secret of their mutual self-discovery. But when Mark’s childhood curiosity disappears through adolescence, he realizes that they have crossed the line of brotherly love, which the younger David is not yet able to understand

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25 Hill (2011)

25 Hill (2011)

25 Hill (2011)

25 Hill (2011)
G | 1h 48min | Drama | 9 July 2011 (USA)

Storyline:

The story of an 11-year-old boy whose derby dreams are left in pieces when his soldier father is killed in Afghanistan. The boy teams up with a father figure whose own son, a firefighter, died in the line of duty, and the two help each other find redemption and revive the derby.

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Team Marco 2019

Team Marco 2019

Team Marco 2019

Team Marco 2019
1h 32min | Comedy, Drama, Family | 2019 (USA)

Storyline:

Marco, 12, is obsessed with his iPad and hardly leaves the house. But when his grandmother dies and his grandfather moves in, Marco’s life is turned upside-down and he’s forced…to go play outside. “Nonno” (Grandpa) introduces him to bocce ball and to the neighborhood crew of old Italian men who play daily at the local court. With sport, laughter and love, Marco finds connection to other people and rounds up a team of neighborhood kids to take on Marco’s grandfather and his pals.

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Locker 2009

Locker 2009

Locker 2009

Locker 2009
24min | Short | 15 September 2009 (Australia)

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LOCKER follows the emotional journey of a teenager suffering depression and loss. Faced with the recent loss of his mother, a father who is not coping and has become aggressive towards him, a difficult time at school, and a younger brother who doesn’t understand, Tim Kelly has become confused, lonely and withdrawn. Forced to reconsider the path before him, Tim cleans out his locker and leaves school, and looks set to leave home and maybe take a further tragic step. Through jumps in time we reveal the series of events that lead to Tim’s decision, and how Tim is saved from his destructive path by the unspoken love of his brother and father, and help from another troubled boy who ultimately becomes a friend.

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Hide and Seek 1980

Hide and Seek 1980

Hide and Seek 1980

Hide and Seek 1980
Machboim (original title)
1h 30min | Drama | 1980 (Israel)

Storyline:

Twelve year-old Uri reports his teacher Balaban as a suspected spy when he observes him meeting with a young arab man. Only later does he discover that Balaban’s interest in the young arab is romantic rather than political.

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We the Kings 2018

We the Kings 2018

We the Kings 2018

We the Kings 2018
1h 31min | Thriller | 13 October 2020 (USA)

Storyline:

A contemporary thriller focusing on a fostered teenager who’s developed a vendetta against the former guardian of his foster brother. His actions, in redemption, spiral out of control leaving him in a position to hide from the rest of society. Under the assumption that his new hide-out space is unoccupied, he soon develops further problems than he anticipated.

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