Vladimir Kanic / Shorts / Canada, Croatia / 2013 / Drama, War / 8 minsThis film deals with human rights and the right to live in a land mine free world. It raises awareness about the 3 million land mines still buried in the grounds of Ex-Yugoslavia which were left buried from the 1990's war. The film is inspired by true events and the director’s personal experience with that war torn land.
Precedes: Within the Eye of the Storm
Within the Eye of the Storm
The Kenwood Restaurant Theater Space
September 21, 2014 1:45 pm
Ridley Scott / US Cinema / UK / 1977 / Drama, War / 100 minsHonoring Keith Carradine two of his favorite films The Duelists (3:00 pm) and The Moderns (5:15pm) screen at the Kenwood Restaurant venue Thursday Sept 18th
Zaza Urushadze / World Cinema / Estonia, Georgia / 2013 / Drama, War / 87 minsWinner of the WCFF 2014 Peace and Cultural Understanding Prize. An Estonian man Ivo has stayed behind to harvest his crops of tangerines. In a bloody conflict at his door, a wounded man is left behind, and Ivo is forced to take him in.
Shelley Hermon / Cinema of Conscience / Israel, Palestine / History, News, War / 74 minsBassam and Rami, a Palestinian and Israeli, were once dedicated fighters willing to kill and be killed by one another for the sake of their nations. Yet each one of them came face to face with the price of war when their daughters were killed in the conflict. Left with the excruciating pain of bereavement, they chose to do the unexpected. They set out on a joint journey to humanize the very enemy, which took the dearest thing from them and prevent the vicious cycle of retaliation in themselves and their societies. Along the way they reveal the friendship and humor that keeps them alive.