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Two sisters in the desert look at one another, standing next to livestock
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Cinema

Cinema On Demand: Black Milk + recorded ScreenTalk

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After years of living in Germany, a Mongolian woman returns to her family home in the steppes and experiences a new sexual liberation in Uisenma Borchu’s unique, beautifully filmed drama.

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Cinema

Cinema On Demand: Silent Voice + recorded ScreenTalk

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A young martial arts fighter flees Chechnya, after his brother discovers that he is gay and threatens to kill him, and struggles to find his way in a new country in this powerful documentary.

a boxer stands next to a punching bag with his boxing gloves on
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Cinema

CoD: Boxer + Transparent, the world is + AI Mama

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Collapsing the line between mainstream sports drama and formal invention, avant-garde hero Shuji Terayama’s Boxer is arguably the greatest boxing film ever made.

an image of a man covered in some kind of mud and headdress looking upwards
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Cinema

CoD: Portrait of Mr O, Anma, Rose Color Dance, In Passing

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The first of our two screenings celebrating butoh co-founders Tatsumi Hijikata and Kazuo Ohno through wildly inventive and highly surreal cinematic works.

a man wearing an ugly mask stands topless with a woman behind him
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Cinema

CoD: Mr O’s Book of the Dead + Dual Enframe

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Chiaki Nagano and Kazuo Ohno’s trilogy reaches its bewildering and exhilarating conclusion in part two of JAEFF’s butoh screenings.

the streets of Tokyo with a Tokyo 1964 sign
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Cinema

CoD: Nippon Express Carries the Olympics to Tokyo

The logistical efforts of putting on the 1964 Olympics are pitted against the Sisyphean loneliness of a long-distance runner.

four refugees stand together outside of the house they're living in in Scotland
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Cinema

Relaxed Screening - Limbo (12A)

In this BAFTA-nominated film, director Ben Sharrock blends drama and comedy as a young Syrian musician and other refugees seek asylum on a remote Scottish island.

Young people looking at an eclipse, wearing the protective glasses
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Cinema

Gagarine

Fanny Liatard and Jérémy Trouilh show us what it means to truly call a place home in dreamlike tale 'Gagarine'. 

A still from The Man Who Sold His Skin, a man with a naked torso stands facing a large audience in a grand room
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Cinema

The Man Who Sold His Skin

Syrian refugee Sam Ali (Yahya Mahayni) makes an outrageous deal to be reunited with his love, in this wry satire from director Kaouther Ben Hania. 

Man on motorbike with balloons
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Cinema

Balloon

A poetic look at rural life in stunning drama by Pema Tseden.