Tributes - Retrospectives - Cinema on cinema
POLAND , Germany , United Kingdom
| 118 minutes | 1990
A sensitive tribute to the life and work of the physician who flouted Nazi rule to champion children’s rights, Korczak transcends the gravity of the situation to recount, with infinite restraint and a poignant sweetness, the crushing destiny of the 200 youngsters living in the doctor’s orphanage. 25 years on, the film’s heartbreaking epilogue is as vivid as ever.Presented by the FONDATION LILIANA KOMOROWSKA POUR LES ARTS and the EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND IN OTTAWA
Modlitwa follows a widowed woman caring for her home as she meditates on God, labour and nature.
CANADA | 118 minutes | 2013
Post-war Japan: prostitutes are forming gangs as a survival strategy. Beware the one with feelings, and woe unto the man who gets close. A masterpiece!...
JAPAN | 118 minutes | 1964
This unsung documentary about women’s bodybuilding features abundant sweat, ripped bodies and 80s nail polish. In 1977, the unlikely docudrama Pumping...
UNITED STATES | 118 minutes | 1985
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