1. The video-obsessed Martijn ... pays a surprise visit to his sister ... on the day of her 20th birthday. As soon becomes apparent, Martijn has a bit of a chip on his shoulder -- probably something to do with his incestuous lust for his kid sis when she was just nine years old. Seen in frequent flashbacks, it's unclear what their relationship was really like as children, or even who wanted what -- or whom. Over the course of an hour and a half, we are invited to somewhat relive the past, and figure out this twisted bit of history.
2. After several years without contact, Martijn visits his sister Daantje, who just started to live on her own in Amsterdam. He tells her he is going to make a documentary from her life, and enters her home live with a video camera. This creates tension between Daantje and her brother because he wants to recall something that happened between them in the past. To keep Martijn at a distance, Daantje starts a relationship with Ramon, but Martijn gets between them. He manages to talk to her so that she remembers the things that happened when they were kids. This helps him to overcome his obsession for his sister, and after playing over their history, he is finally able to see her without the video camera like he did during the course of the movie.
Director: Robert Jan Westdijk.
Cast: Kim van Kooten, Romijn Conen, Hugo Metsers, Bert Pot, Roeland Fernhout, Ganna Veenhuysen, Hannah Risselada, Michael Munninghoff, Alenka Dorrele, Peter Idenburg, Taco Keers.
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Zusje / Little Sister. 1995.
A story about the 14 year old Heleen who makes the transition of child to adult with pain and effort in the wild 70s. While her parents going to divorce she is exploring the world of sex, drugs and love on her own.Director: Simone van Dusseldorp.Cast: Tjeerd Bischoff, Hunter Bussemaker, Marcel Faber, Monic Hendrickx, Damien Hope, Melody Klaver, Bart Klever, Stijn Koomen, Hadewych Minis, Tommy Parker, Sunsy Pasay, Jorik Scholten.Netherlands, 2005.Language: Dutch.Subtitles: Russian, English.
Summer holiday is over. Nora begins sixth grade and is drawn to intrigues and doesn't really know what side she's on. Or wants to be on. On one hand she feels sorry for the bullied Karin, one the other hand she wants to be friends with tough Fanny and Sabina.
Director: Christina Olofson.
Cast: Tove Edfeldt, Anna Gabrielsson, Alexandra Dahlstrom, Emelina Lindberg-Filippoupoullou, Ellen Swedenmark, Katja Steinholtz Skog, Totte Steneby, Fredrik Aden, Bobbo Steneb, Erik Johansson.
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Sanning eller konsekvens. 1997.
FR. Après un voyage en train, effectué en compagnie de trois Argentins, Louis Haines-Pearson visite son amie Nena, qui est malade. Nena lui parle de son dernier livre, où une fillette se débat avec des fantasmes érotiques et la douloureuse absence de son père. Est-ce Nena, cette fillette ? En tout cas, Louise est renvoyée à sa propre souffrance, née de l'indifférence de son mari, un collectionneur maniaque qui s'est juré de prendre au piège le cambrioleur qui se promène régulièrement dans sa propriété, au beau milieu de ses précieux anges anciens en bois sculpté. La fillette n'en finit plus de chercher l'amour. Elle le rencontre sous les traits de l'un des Argentins du train mais, punie par sa mère, elle se suicide...
EN. In Paris, a young woman, Louise Haines Pearson, visits her disturbed friend Nena who tells her that she has just written a book on the history of a little girl troubled by her senses, perhaps because of the tyranny of his mother and the absence of her father. Louise recognizes the difficulties of this little girl, being herself deeply affected by the indifference of her husband.
Director: Catherine Binet.
Cast: Michael Lonsdale, Carol Kane, Katia Wastchenko, Marina Vlady, Emmanuelle Riva, Roberto Plate, Marilu Marini, Robert Stephens, Marucha Bo, Antoine Binet, Raoul Escari, Tobie Schumer, Francois Mouren-Provensal.
Language: French, Russian.
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Les jeux de la Comtesse Dolingen de Gratz / The Games of Countess Dolingen of Gratz. 1981.
Lili, a pouty and voluptuous 14-year-old, is caravan camping with her family in Biarritz. She's self-aware and holds her own in a cafe conversation with a concert pianist she meets, but she has a wild streak and she's testing her powers over men, finding that she doesn't always control her moods or actions, and she's impatient with being a virgin. She sets off with her brother to a disco, latching onto an aging playboy who is himself hot and cold to her. She is ambivalent about losing her virginity that night, willing the next, and determined by the third. The playboy's mix of depression and misogyny ends their unconsummated affair, so Lili has to hunt elsewhere.
Director: Catherine Breillat.
Cast: Delphine Zentout, Etienne Chicot, Olivier Parnière, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Berta Domínguez D., Jean-François Stévenin, Diane Bellego, Adrienne Bonnet, Stéphane Moquet, Cécile Henry, Michel Scotto di Carlo.
Language: French, Russian.
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36 Fillette / A French Lolita. 1988. DVD. 36 Fillette / A French Lolita. 1988. DVD.
August, 1963; Alice, 14, an only child, and physically well developed, is home for vacation. She's moody, silent, keeps a diary, and explores tactile sensations with broken eggs, candle wax, ear wax, vomit, urine, blood, and, perhaps, if the summer goes in one very possible direction, semen. Without her underpants, she walks about, rides her bike, and sits on the shore as the tide comes in. She drifts to her father's sawmill and makes eyes at Jim, a 20-something hand with a lean body and a model's face. What will Jim do, and does Alice want to do more than stare and fantasize? Meanwhile, pop music fills the air and the TV screen, and Alice's parents have their own drama.
Director: Catherine Breillat.
Cast: Charlotte Alexandra, Hiram Keller, Rita Maiden, Bruno Balp, Georges Gueret, Shirley Stoler, Thierry Roland.
Language: French, Russian.
Une vraie jeune fille / A Real Young Girl. 1976. DVD. Une vraie jeune fille / A Real Young Girl. 1976. DVD.
Jennifer, an intelligent but insecure 14-year-old student at a boarding school, seduces her married dormitory counselor, a photographer who has offered to teach her about his art and winds up shooting her in the nude. She is naive, and he manipulates her into an affair that eventually is discovered. Years later, as the photographer is being investigated by the FBI, the adult woman remembers her first love as a case of herself watching the artist who watched her.
Director: Jennifer Montgomery.
Cast: Lisa Anomaiprasert, Coles Burroughs, Duncan Hannah, Bryan Keane, Caitlin Grace McDonnell, Jennifer Montgomery, Ruth S. Montgomery, Jennifer Williams.
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Art for Teachers of Children.
The intense competition and discipline associated with the development of a Prima Ballerina in a top St.Petersburg Ballet School serves as the background and focus of this well acted romantic drama. The Beauty of the Dancers and their dancing contrasts with the rigors of the training regime. Some of the Dancers remain secondary if the Dancer wants to archive her maximum potential. The acting of the unknown actors and actresses are perfect.
Directors: Yuriy Korotkov, Efim Reznikov.
Cast: Aleksey Yasulovich, Anna Ponomaryova, Nina Siyanko, Mariya Vinogradova, Yuriy Yakovlev, Irina Kupchenko, Viktor Avilov, Ekaterina Berezina, Elena Borzunova, Kubat Boskunbayev.
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Tantsuyushchiye prizraki / Dancing Ghosts. 1992.
Sexy girl seduces all the members of her family. She indirectly causes the failure of his father's marriage, for her stepmother falls in love with her. Then, she has affairs with her father's stepson, and with the farm housekeeper. She and some friends are also raped by some bad guys. But they all celebrate the ruin of traditional family values.
Director: Victor di Mello.
Cast: Alba Valeria, Carlo Mossy, Maria Lucia Dahl, Nildo Parente, Ricardo Faria, Monique Lafond, Celso Faria, Zozimo Bulbul, Vinicius Salvatori, Luciano Sabino.
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Giselle. 1980. Giselle. 1980.
One night with a total stranger. And fate brought them together once again. That's where their whirlwind romance started.
Two former "Miss Universe" title holders, the Filipina Gloria Diaz and the Spanish Amparo Munoz appears in this film.Director: Jehu Sebastian.Cast: Vic Vargas, Gloria Diaz, Amparo Munoz, Rey 'PJ' Abellana, Tony Carreon, Isabel Reyes, Rosita Rosal, Sabrina M.Philippines, 1983.Language: Filipino.
Hayop sa ganda. 1983.
A student strike at a Danish boys school is the backdrop of YOU ARE NOT ALONE. The leisurely paced tale explores the relationship between 15-year-old Bo and Kim, the younger son of the stern boarding school headmaster. Mounting school tensions over the expulsion of a troubled student threaten to sabotage the tranquility of the school.Director: Lasse Nielsen, Ernst Johansen.Cast: Anders Agensø, Peter Bjerg, Ove Sprogøe, Martin Højmark, Elin Reimer, Jan Jorgensen, Jørn Faurschou, Merete Axelberg, John Hahn-Petersen, Hugo Herrestrup, Beatrice Palner, Aske Jacoby, Ole Meyer.Дания, 1978.Language: Danish.
Du er ikke alene / You are not alone. 1978.
DE. Die zwölfjährige Susanne ist ein bißchen verträumt und fühlt sich von ihren Mitschülern unverstanden. Sie schüttet dem alten Schleusenwärter, der viel Verständnis hat, ihr Herz aus. Er schenkt ihr einen Ring, der die Fähigkeit haben soll, seinem Besitzer zu helfen. Allerdings muß man ihn zu seinem Vertrauten machen. Susanne glaubt fest an seine Zauberkraft, und einige Wünsche erfüllen sich sogar. Sie bekommt eine Eins in Mathe, und ein richtiges Kamel taucht vor ihr auf. Manchmal versagt die Zauberkraft, aber Susanne hat längst begriffen, worin sie besteht. Man muß nur fest an sich glauben. Als eine Elster den Ring stiebitzt, hat sie bereits soviel Selbstvertrauen, daß sie ihn nicht mehr braucht.
EN. The twelve-year old Susanne is a dreamer and feels misunderstood by her classmates. She pours out her heart to an old lock keeper, who understands her well. He gives her a ring, which has the ability to help its owner. Susanne believes greatly in its magic power. Some wishes actually come true but others fail.
Director: Erwin Stranka.
Cast: Monika Wolf, Ronald Geißler, Thomas Kerrat, Olaf Piesker, Reno Tessin, Rolf Hoppe, Klaus-Peter Thiele, Stefan Lisewski, Gudrun Wendler, Angela Brunner.
ГДР, DEFA, 1974.
Language: German, Russian.
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Susanne und der Zauberring. 1974.
The American writer Joe arrives in Paris to research and write about Proust. He meets the Polish Karl and they become friends and costumers of brothels and restaurants. When the fifteen year-old Colette arrives in Paris, they both fall in love with her.
Director: Claude Chabrol.
Cast: Andrew McCarthy, Nigel Havers, Barbara De Rossi, Stéphanie Tchou-Cotta, Isolde Barth, Eva Grimaldi, Anna Galiena, Giuditta Del Vecchio, Stéphane Audran, Mario Adorf, Jean-Marie Arnoux.
Germany, France, Italy, 1990.
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Jours tranquilles a Clichy / Quiet Days in Clichy. 1990.
Not so quiet, Joey and Carl's days in Clichy... The two men, living in a small apartment, are penniless writers, with not enough to eat, which does not prevent them from enjoying life. One of their main interests is to get laid with women of various ages, physical appearances and nationalities. Among them, a neighbor in need, a fourteen-year-old half-witted girl, an American newspaper vendor who tends to smash up everything before making love, a Swedish woman who mourns her late husband..., all being merely sex toys they play with.
Director: Jens Jorgen Thorsen.
Cast: Paul Valjean, Wayne Rodda, Ulla Koppel, Avi Sagild, Susanne Krage, Louise White, Petronella, Elsebeth Reingaard, Lisbet Lundquist, Herman Wolsgaard-Iversen.
Language: English, Russian.
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In this German psychological drama, troubled Roula finds herself drawn to Leon, an author of children's books who has suffered an enormous emotional and creative blockage ever since his wife died in a motorcycle accident two years before. Leon has only his 12-year-old daughter Tanja to keep him company. As romance blooms between Leon and Roula, his daughter approves. Unfortunately, Roula is carrying heavy emotional baggage stemming from the incest she suffered at the hands of her father.Director: Martin Enlen.Cast: Anica Dobra, Felicitas Grimm-Luck, Martin Umbach, Ernst Jacobi, Tina Hamperl, Irene Hagensby, Rosa Greve, Birgit Thot Jensen, Julia Burger, Ingeborg Nees, Gerhard Norr.Germany, 1995.Language: German.
Thriller about a psycho looking for revenge. Bronsky is a paraplegic because of an accident at a construction site that was partly due to the head architect, David Briand. Many years after the accident, Bronsky shows up at Briand's residence with his family and his trailer looking for assistance. He and his wife insinuate themselves into the household without revealing their true identity. They start to work for Briand and his wife Elaine as a gardener and a babysitter with the sole objective of wreaking havoc on their lives and avenging Bronsky's disabilities.
Director: Joël Santoni.
Cast: Nicole Garcia, Jean-Pierre Bacri, Dominique Lavanant, Jean-Pierre Bisson, Etienne Chicot, Jean-Pierre Malo, Marshall Titus, Cerise Leclerc, Céline Vauge, Christine Laurent.
France, Switzerland, 1986.
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Mort un dimanche de pluie. 1986.
When a new neighbour stops by to say hello, Michel starts becoming jealous. The 2 boys and their mother lost their father/husband 2 years ago and the mother is ready to start dating again, but the kids feel that they don't need another man in the home. When the mother (Sasha Montenegro) starts developing feelings for Carlos (Jose Alonso), the eldest son decides to do something about it...
Director: Enrique Gomez Vadillo.
Cast: Sasha Montenegro, José Alonso, Jaime Garza, Óscar Alejandro, Luis Mario Quiroz, Isaura Espinoza, Donald Cloug, Claudio Báez, Rosalia Goyco, Carla Ivonne.
Subtitles: English, Russian.
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Playa Prohibida / Forbidden Beach.
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