The Fire in the Stone 1984

The Fire in the Stone 1984

The Fire in the Stone 1984

The Fire in the Stone 1984
1h 34min | Drama, Family | TV Movie 4 May 1985

Storyline:

When his precious cache of opals is stolen, 14-year-old Ernie, who lives with his alcoholic father in the harsh and lawless opal fields of inland Australia, sets out with a friend determined to find the thief.

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We Can’t Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)

We Can't Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)

We Can’t Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)

We Can’t Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)
Bokutachi wa sekai o kaeru koto ga dekinai. But, we wanna build a school in Cambodia. (original title)
2h 6min | Drama | 23 September 2011 (Japan)

Storyline:

A young Japanese man works to raise money and then build an elementary school in Cambodia.

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Childhood 2.0 (2020)

Childhood 2.0 (2020)

Childhood 2.0 (2020)

Childhood 2.0 (2020)
Not Rated | 1h 28min | Documentary | 26 August 2020 (USA)

Storyline:

For the first time in history, mental illness and suicide have become one of the greatest threats to school-aged children in America. Many parents still view dangers as primarily physical and external and are missing the real danger: constant connectivity’s pervasive internal assault on mental health. This film is an exploration of the dramatic technological and cultural shift that children and parents have faced since the rise of social networks and mobile devices. Childhood 2.0 dives into the issues of addiction and withdrawal, anxiety and depression, online abuse and bullying, the pervasiveness of pornography, the culture of sexting and unforeseen consequences, the rise of online pedophilia and sexual predators, the loss of free play and autonomy and the rapid growth of suicide among children and teens.

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The Woman in the Painting 1955

The Woman in the Painting 1955

The Woman in the Painting 1955

The Woman in the Painting 1955
Amici per la pelle (original title)
1h 40min | Comedy, Drama | 3 September 1956 (Spain)

Storyline:

Mario and the new kid Franco gradually become the best of friends, but their friendship is tested when one of them wins a competition.

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The Great Ecstasy of Robert Carmichael 2005

The Great Ecstasy of Robert Carmichael 2005

The Great Ecstasy of Robert Carmichael 2005

The Great Ecstasy of Robert Carmichael 2005
1h 36min | Crime, Drama | 20 October 2006 (UK)

Storyline:

An introverted, socially awkward, middle-class youth, Robert Carmichael, is a talented cello player but is bored by his existence in the coastal town of Newhaven. He becomes associated with several other unsavory teenagers and is soon tempted into the use of hard drugs like cocaine and ecstasy. Robert initially does not take part in the rape of a teenage girl in a squalid flat with the gang, but later joins in another violent attack on a middle-aged couple, with the woman involved being viciously raped.

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Identifying Features 2020

Identifying Features 2020

Identifying Features 2020

Identifying Features 2020
Sin señas particulares (original title)
1h 35min | Drama | 15 January 2021 (USA)

Storyline:

Months after Jesús (Juan Jesús Varela) set out on foot for the U.S. with a friend from their rural town in Guanajuato, Magdalena (Mercedes Hernandez) has lost contact with her beloved adolescent son. Determined to unravel his fate, Magdalena soon finds herself in over her head, entangled in an expansive crime syndicate and labyrinth of disorienting lies on an increasingly surreal journey to uncover the truth. At the mercy of those with the power and courage to help her find closure, Magdalena’s path fortuitously converges with that of Miguel (David Illescas), a young man not unlike her son Jesús, returning from U.S. deportation. Ensconced within the realm of magical-realism while exhibiting remarkable restraint, IDENTIFYING FEATURES is an impressive, symbolic re-imagining of a culture adrift and seeking spiritual reunification. Winner of the World Cinema Dramatic Audience and Screenplay Awards at the Sundance Film Festival.

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I nostri figli 2018

I nostri figli 2018

I nostri figli 2018

I nostri figli 2018
1h 40min | Drama | TV Movie 6 December 2018

Storyline:

Giovanni, Luca and Claudio are the three sons of Elena, killed by her ex-husband. Orphaned, the three children are taken into custody by the family of a distant cousin of the victim, who faces challenges and difficulties to give serenity to the boys.

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Little Brothers 1999

Little Brothers 1999

Little Brothers 1999

Little Brothers 1999
Petits frères (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 32min | Comedy, Drama | 7 April 1999 (France)

Storyline:

Talia runs away from home taking her beloved dog with her. When her dog is stolen Talia enlists the help of a gang of boys to help her find her pet.

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