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Anthology of short films. Part 40.

The next issue of an anthology of short films for the number 40 is ready for viewing. This time 9 films, fiction and documentary, new and old from all over the world.
1. Aqualorius! 2009.
A bullied child is force to enter a pool and retrieve a coin in exchange of a love letter but he must face the possibility of encounter Aqualorius, a monster that it's told to inhabit the bottom of the pool.
Director: Nikolaj Tarp.
Cast: August Igor Svideniouk Egholm, Jonatan Tulested, Sara Nybo Vinther, Søren Bech-Madsen.
Denmark, 2009.
Language: Danish.
Subtitles: English.
2. Même pas mort / Tomboy. 2007.
Chloé is ten years old. She plays soccer, never cries and doesn't like other girls. One day, Marie, a sweet blond girl, participates for the first time to the games of Chloé and her boy friends. Marie's feminity puts in danger Chloe's self confidence and the whole band...
Director: Claudine Natkin.
Cast: Marty Siméon, Renaud Gouyet, Chloé Jager Berger, Laurent Lunes, Marjorie Piat, Isabelle Scharwtz.
France, 2007.
Language: French.
Subtitles: English.
3. De steentijd. Afl.1 Als stenen konden spreken. 2012.
Educational film for schoolchildren.
De restaurateur is bezig met het herstellen van een pijl. Hij vertelt hoe de mensen in de steentijd woonden, jaagden en planten verzamelden. In zijn verhaal komt een jagersjongen uit het begin van de nieuwe steentijd weer tot leven.
Netherlands, 2012.
4. Den lille døden / The Little Death. 2014.

12-year-old Julia is on a budget weekend cruise with her father. Late at night Julia gets her first period and her father has disappeared. Making her way through the ship's nightlife Julia sees an adult world she's never known about.
Director: Simon Tillaas.
Cast: Maria Erwolter, Otto Garli, Endre Hellestveit, Anders Hove, Mia Rudfloen.
Norway, 2014.
Language: Norwegian, Danish.
1280x720 HD
5. For Health and Happiness. 1941.
In this instructional film, the viewer is explained how good nutrition, exercise and affection builds strong and healthy children. Examples of such children, frolicking about in an either nude or semi-nude state, are shown, and are described in the same manner as race horses.
Writers: Marian Birdseye, Helen Monsch.
Cast: Helen Monsch (Narration).
USA, 1941.
Language: English.
6. Le dernier mouvement de l'été. 1989.
Alone in his bedroom at the end of summer, a young man spreads out on his bed the photos he took of the girl he loves when they were on the beach - His latest memory will be in a handshake.
Director: Bruno Podalydès.
Cast: Bruno Podalydès.
France, 1989.
Language: None.
7. Once Upon a Time on the Beach. 2002.
The story of a young boy, bullied at school, whose thirst for revenge and desire to win back his mother's attention and love lead him to a confrontation with the dark undercurrents of his own identity and the familial relationships that help to define him. Defintely not an after-school special.
Director: Byron Lamarque.
Cast: Jaryd Heidrick, Riley Cantner, Mikka Dargel, Gardiner Millar.
Canada, 2002.
Language: None.
8. Qui sont les super-héros? 2012.
FR. Melvin est un garçon d'une douzaine d'années. Depuis qu'il est petit, il conserve précieusement une collection de vieux comics américains hérités de son défunt père. Autour de ces bandes dessinées, il a développé un imaginaire s'apuyant sur une admiration pour son père et les super-héros.
EN. Melvin, 12, is a fan of superheroes. Upon receiving his classmate, Sarah, Melvin would find the strength of its heroes to confess his feelings of love. But there is no super-powers and actions for this struggle to assume desires.
Director: Mathieu Lalande.
Cast: Oscar Le Potollec Fiorani, Emma Ninucci.
France, 2012.
Language: French.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
9. Zamki na peske / Sandburgen. 1968.
The poetic world of the ten-year-old Kanatbek, who builds sand castles, encounters the prose of the real world.
Directors: Yakov Bronstein, Algimantas Vidugiris.
USSR, Kirgizfilm, 1968.
Language: Russian.
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Anthology of short films. Part 41.

And one more issue of a Anthology of short films, today`s number 41. Six short films, mostly fresh and dedicated to the problems of growing up and sexual orientation.
1. Reflection. 2014.
Tara, a young single mother, struggles to raise her gender non-conforming son. Increasingly aware of what it means to go against society’s “normal”, Tara finds it difficult to accept who her son wants to be.
Directors’ Statement:
“Despite confusion and frustration, a mother’s love trumps all fears.”
Reflection is an honest look at what it means to be a parent to LGBTQ youth.
Many emotional insecurity in LGBTQ adolescents are related to social stigma and negative societal responses, including the lack of family acceptance. And relationships between LGBTQ youth and their parents are often challenged. This film depicts a story of a mother and her enduring influence on her child’s life, and that despite her wishes for a “normal kid”, her love and understanding makes all the difference.
Director: Hazuki Aikawa.
Cast: Leah Cogan, Jake Mestre, James Ciccarelle, Stephanie Cozart, Yuko Aikawa, Gwendolyn Harmsen, Stacie Rathbone, Soto Silva.
USA, 2014.
Language: English.
1920x1080 HD
2. Oh, My God! 2008.
Anne Sewitsky's Oh My God! is a humorous observation of children's interpretations and experiences of sexuality. The film also looks back through grown-up eyes at the reality of being part of the "in-crowd" and the lengths to which one is prepared to go to become a respected member. But first and foremost Oh my God! is a film about the orgasm.
Director: Anne Sewitsky.
Cast: Ella Vicorie Henriksen Haagensen, Julie Solberg, Ebba Tangen.
Norway, 2008.
Language: Norwegian.
3. Iver. 2004.
Short story about fairness and misuse of power and privileges seen from a child's perspective - told so that children (and adults) everywhere will understand.
Iver, beautifully portrayed by young Erik Næsbak Brenden, is a young boy who sneaks into the town's indoor public baths where everything he wants to do seems to be breaking the pool's rules and regulations, and sets off the sturdy life guard's whistle. Finally, he's shown to the showers. Iver's mother is late in picking him up, so he has to stay till after closing time and sneaks back into the pool. But he's not alone ...
Although the turning point of the film is a bit too quick and easy, the story is nicely told so that a child easily can follow it and understand - and reflect upon it. Well worth the nine minutes.
Director: Christian Lo.
Cast: Erik Næsbak Brenden, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Ragnhild Seljeset Mykleset.
Norway, 2004.
Language: Norwegian, Russian.
4. Swim Zack Swim. 2002.
Tells the story of a young boy's desire to become a competitive swimmer and the challenge of accomplishing his goal.
Director: Sterling Johnston.
Cast: Evan Phillips, Robert Gibson, Debbie Deckert, John Bigelow, Jacobus de Bock, Adrienne Bissonette, Elizabeth Calverley.
Canada, 2002.
Language: English.
5. Le maillot de bain. 2013.
FR. Dans un camping au bord de la mer, Rémi, 10 ans, est fasciné par Stéphane, 35 ans, père d’une camarade de jeu : c’est un sentiment nouveau, inconnu, qui vient troubler ses vacances. Le monde entier ignore tout de cet émoi – à commencer par le beau Stéphane…
EN. On holiday on a campsite by the seaside, Remy, 10, is fascinated by Stephan, 35, the father of one of his playmates. This is a new, confusing feeling for him. Nobody knows what he is going through especially not handsome Stephan.
Director: Mathilde Bayle.
Cast: Roger Manning, Stanley Weber, Inès Giardino, Carole Franck, Frédéric Bouraly, Stéphane Durieux.
France, 2013.
Language: French
Subtitles: English, Russian.
1280x720 HD
6. Meander. 2005.
On a hot summer day, five adolescents seek refreshment near a river. Whilst we observe their behaviour within the group, the apparently calm day tends to be disrupted.
Director: Joke Liberge.
Cast: Dirk Gerrits, Tom Maassen, Guus Tijssen, Maaike Van Den Bosch, Tahnee Van Laere.
Belgium, 2005.
Language: Dutch.
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Anthology of short films. Part 50.

The 50th issue of a Anthology of short films are ready, it consists of eight mini-films of different countries and epochs - from very old to modern fancy. Today again I will not disclose the content of the films for me laziness)).
1. Enfants annamites ramassant des sapèques devant la Pagode des Dames.
France, 1901.
2. Les Louves.
France, 2013.
3. OOBE.
Portugal, 2015.
4. Blunderkind.
USA, 2011.
5. Manolo.
Germany, 2010.
6. Sister.
Austria, 2010.
7. Houdinis hund.
Norway, 2003.
8. Een meisje wordt vrouw / A girl becomes a woman.
A sexual education program about the evolution of the female body from little girl to woman.Graphic introduction to the female anatomy.
Belgium, 1978.
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O. 2006.

Two people are standing in the middle of a desert, which once has been the bottom of the largest river of the world; they are looking for water.
They discover a point, being the basis of a line. During the process of their search for water, they are creating the concept of time, whereby lines inherently are being connected with it. Time is getting scarce. Speed. In what way can lines play a role in increasing speed?
Human creature shapes lines. From now on, line structures are subjected to logics and technology, as a base for the creation of his society. Points are being connected to each other, as straight as possible, as a clear conclusion. From now on, lines are guiding human being at an ever increasing velocity. An obsessed striving for rectilinearity, not knowing he is also part of a cycle.
The human being is offered a present in the form of beauty. For the first time, he discovers the curved line, sensual. He is getting aware of the sense of feeling admiration, in order to eventually return to the stream he had been looking for, the stream in its smallest unit, in its most pure form and floating in an endlessness. A drop.
As a point.
Director: Pieter-Jan De Pue.
Cast: Sidndey Kenedy de Lima Ferreira, Antonio de Oliveira Pereira, Eran De Vlam, Celestes De Vlam, Jan Haegens, Claudio Graisman, Koedn Dejaeger.
Belgium, 2006.
Translation is not required.
1024х576 HD
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Anthology of short films. Part 72.

The last summer issue of the collection of short films number 72, today the program has 8 mini-films, including a very ancient one.
1. La carnada. 2014.
The film follows a 13 year old boy (Manny) from Tijuana as he embarks on his first drug smuggle across the 'Devil's Highway', a notoriously fatal stretch of desert on the Arizona/Mexico border.
Director: Josh Soskin.
Cast: Angel Soto Jr., Carlos Valencia, Peter Reinert, Angelica Gonzalez.
USA, Mexico, 2014.
Language: Spanish, Russian.
1280x544 HD
2. Dual. 2018.
A child psychologist attempts to reach a troubled little boy with a violent history, but her efforts unleash the demonic fury of his "imaginary friends" in the process.
Director: Justin Staggs.
Cast: Julianna Drajkó, Andy Rocco Kraft, Troy Antoine LaFaye.
USA, 2018.
Language: English, Russian.
1280x720 HD
3. Fork boy. 2002.
An innocent war game between children meet a violent and brutal reality.
Director: Mikel Cee Karlsson.
Cast: Leo Malje, Andrej Malje, Robin Persson, Elias Alm, Jonna Alm, Rasmus Strannabjer Melin, Robin Nordberg, Christoffer Nordberg, John Pettersson, Love Pettersson, David Andersson, Emil Pettersson.
Sweden, 2002.
Language: Swedish.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
4. Brazuca. 2017.
During the summer World Cup, 11-year old Boyko will do anything to obtain "Brazuca", the Official World Cup ball, in order to prevent his friends from using him only as a goalkeeper.
Director: Faidon Gkretsikos.
Cast: Boyko Paskalev, Dimitris Xanthopoulos, Maria Baloutsou, Michail Tabakakis.
Greece, 2017.
Language: Greek, Russian.
1280x720 HD
5. Les enfants de la guerre / War Children. 1976.
A few days after the Karantina massacre, in a predominantly Muslim slum in Beirut, Jocelyne Saab meets the surviving children, who are marked by the horrific visions of the combat they witnessed. After giving them pens to draw with and inviting them to play under the watchful eye of her camera, the director is faced with a bitter realization: they no longer know any other game than that of war, and it will soon become a profession for them as well.
Director: Jocelyn Saab.
France, 1976.
Language: French.
6. Two Naughty Boys Teasing the Cobbler. 1898.
Boys blow peas at the cobbler, who throws a boot and hits a woman.
Director: James Williamson.
Cast: Alan Williamson, Colin Williamson.
UK, 1898.
1024x784 HD
7. No soy él. 2017. HD.
ES. Clara es una niña que no puede mostrarse como es. Hay algo que puede con ella, y la obliga a vivir bajo un nombre y una apariencia que no son reales.
EN. Clara is a girl who can not show herself the way she is. There is something with her that forces her to live under a name and appearance that aren't real. 'No soy él' is the first trans short film in Galiza's history.
Director: Xoan Bregua.
Cast: Sergio Barbeito, Sasha Cocola, Simón da Torre, Adrián Jiménez, Xoel Roupar, Estíbaliz Veiga, María Vázquez.
Spain, 2017.
Language: Spanish.
1920x1080 HD
8. Curiosity Kills. 2012.
A failed chemistry experiment turns a little boy's pet rat into a radioactive killer.
Director: Sander Maran.
Cast: Peeter Maran, Rita Rätsepp, Jaak Valdre, Guillermo.
Estonia, 2012.
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La Fonte des neiges / Thawing Out. 2009.

Film about nudist camp.
Léo is dragged to a nudist camping resort by his mother. Like most boys at the age of 12 or 13, being nude in public holds little appeal for Léo, who protests by wearing extra layers. Until he meets a certain special girl, who captures his heart and releases his inhibitions.
Director: Jean-Julien Chervier.
Cast: Marc Beffa, Géraldine Martineau, Zazon Castro, Laurent Roth, Lauren Chini, Natanaël Sylard, Laura Luna, Philippe Caulier.
France, 2009.
Language: French.
Subtitles: English, Russian.
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Quelque chose de mal. 2005.

Balthazar's grandfather has just died. He does not understand the sadness of his parents as, being very religious, he believes that his grandfather will go to heaven and there is therefore no reason to be sad...
Director: Namir Abdel Messeeh.
Cast: Leo Jean-Deschenes, Jean-Yves Gautier, Cecilia Hornus, Erick Deshors, Natalie Perrey, Paul Richard, Marina Lefebvre.
France, 2005.
Language: French.
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Reckless. 2013. HD.

An uncompromising and controversial short set in the Scandinavian suburbia on the hottest day of the summer. A sister reluctantly babysits her little brother. Two young boys catch her attention, and she makes a crucial decision.
Director: Bjorn Erik Pihlmann Sorensen.
Cast: Emilie K. Beck, Silje Hagrim Dahl, Fredrik M. Frafjord, Marcus Rix, Thomas Stene-Johansen, Anneke von der Lippe.
Norway, 2013.
Language: Norwegian.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
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Rispondetemi. 1992.

As the paramedics pry her hand apart from her dead lover's grip a woman's life flashes before her eyes. Racing to the hospital the stunning skies and rooftops of Montreal from the back of the ambulance are inter-cut with the most exquisitely cinematic memories.
Director: Lea Pool.
Cast: Anne Dorval, Marcel Gauthier, Elise Guilbault, Sylvie Legault, Karine Mercier.
Canada, 1992.
Language: French.
Subtitles: English.
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Anthology of short films. Part 51.

The next issue of the collection of shorts for number 51 is ready for viewing, it consists of six mini-films of different countries, mostly fresh ones. All shorts in high quality 1280x720 HD.
1. Aire / Air.
Alma is in love with her best girlfriend. In the midst of her sexual awakening, she experiences new sensations that bring pleasure as well as disappointment.
Director: Kami García.
Mexico. 2015.
Language: Spanish.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
2. Malva.
Director: Lucero Sánchez Novaro.
Mexico, 2014.
Language: Spanish.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
3. Trollungen.
Julia and Tom are ganged up on in school. They try to stand up for each other but because of the circumstance they have it difficult to meet as friends. And comes there a time when it's too late for trying?
Director: Lina Lindblom.
Sweden, 2010.
Language: Swedish.
1280x720 HD
4. The Lipstick Stain.
A young girl tries to connect with her estranged father who runs the town's local funeral home.
Director: Dagny Looper.
USA, 2014.
Language: English.
1280x720 HD
5. Le plongeon / The Dive.
Having just turned thirteen, Leo sets himself a personal challenge and decides to jump off the highest diving board. As he waits his turn amongst adults, he looks back on the childhood he is leaving behind and his dive takes on a deeper meaning.
"THE DIVE (Le Plongeon)" is a short-film about the struggle of becoming a teenager. Told through the everyday actions of the crowd in the pool, with virtually no speech, Leo’s story slowly emerges.
Director: Delphine Le Courtois.
France, 2014.
Language: French.
1280x720 HD
6. Distance.
On the edge of growing up and playing on the literal edge of Denmark, 10 year old Emma will do anything to prove to her father that she is her own person.
Director: Rikke Louise Schjødt
Denmark, USA, 2016.
Language: Danish.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
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Anthology of short films. Part 52.

The new issue of the collection of shorts for number 52 is ready, it consists of five mini-films of different countries and times.
1. Balavica / Little Darling. 2013.
CR. Vrh nebodera, dvoje djece na krovu svijeta s pogledom na more. On je Tom Sawyer, a ona Alica u zemlji čuda, hodaju po rubu krova i rade sve što se ne smije. Tog vrućeg ljeta, kad su je roditelji ostavili da ljetuje kod bake, ona će prvi put osjetiti ljubav.
EN. Two kids at the top of a skyscraper. A view of the sea. He is Tom Sawyer and she is Alice in Wonderland. They walk along the edge of the roof, doing everything they’re not supposed to. In that hot summer, left under the care of her grandma, she will feel love for the first time.
Director: Igor Mirkovic.
Cast: Djana Gudelj, Marko Boljat, Slavica Jukic, Petra Barbaric, Nika Petrovic, Franko Jakovcevic.
Croatia, 2013.
Language: Croatian.
2. Boy. 2015.
After a fatal bicycle accident, twelve-year-old Jacob moves through the world as a ghost. Unseen and unheard, he trails his classmate Daniel home from school. As the ghost boy watches, an image of a grief-stricken family slowly begins to take shape.
Director: Connor Jessup.
Cast: Kyle Hentschel, Joanne Kelly, George McFarlane, Lauren Piech, Eric Sorensen.
Canada, 2015.
Language: English.
1920x1080 HD
3. Katar. 1984.
Polish experimental short, very strange and not clear about what.
Director: Hieronim Neumann.
Poland, 1984.
4. Kevin Alec. 1977.
Shares the life of Kevin Alec of the Fountain Reserve near Lilloet, British Columbia. In addition to school learning, Kevin is also mastering some of the traditional skills of his own people.
Director: Beverly Shaffer.
Canada, National Film Board of Canada, 1977.
5. The Children of Fogo Island. 1967.
This short film from Colin Low presents the problems faced by the people of Fogo Island, Newfoundland and what keeps them committed to the land. Witness some of the magic of the island, as seen through the eyes of children, and understand why its inhabitants cling to its shores.
Director: Colin Low.
Canada, 1967.
Language: English.
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Anthology of short films. Part 53.

Next, at number 53, a collection of shorts from around the world, the best mini-films in the last 50 years. Today in the anthology of short films there are 9 films.
1. The Boy in the Water. 2011.
A lonely young girl, Pandora, turns on the bath taps to drown out the noise of her parents arguing. But when she looks into down into the bath tub, a world of make believe is unveiled.
Director: Sophie Boyce.
Cast: Cassie Bunton, Samuel McKone, Phillip Gormley.
UK, 2011.
Language: English
2. Strafstoß. 2007.
Der zehnjährige Ulli bekommt von seinem älteren, kleinkriminellen Bruder Kai einen Fußball zum Geburtstag geschenkt. Kai behauptet, den Ball habe der Nationalspielers David Odonkor signiert. Dann fliegt der Ball über die hohe Mauer in den Hof eines Gefängnisses. Ulli setzt mutig alle Hebel in Bewegung, um ihn zurückzuholen. Auf abenteuerliche Weise kommt er wieder zu seinem Ball.
Director: Till Endemann.
Cast: David Krstic, Philipp Quest, Axel Häfner, Fardad Bagherzadeh Hasseini.
Germany, 2007.
Language: German.
3. Una muerte menor. 2007.
A boy is killed on the street. Before our eyes it grows, it reproduces, it wins and it dies, showing itself a fantasy of what it will never achieve in an instant before dying.
Director: Paulina Castellanos.
Cast: Ruth Sánchez, Ana Jiménez, Juan Diego Vega, Manuel Enrique Herreros.
Mexico, Spain, 2007.
Language: Spanish.
4. Födelsedagar och andra katastrofer. 2000.
Alice and her sister Moa live in a dysfunctional family. Their father Olle is an alcoholic and their mother Kerstin cannot handle the situation. At Alice's birthday Olle hasn't bought any present to his daughter. Although he is drunk, he takes her on a ride in his car, to buy her a dog. In a turn he crashes into a garden and hurts a man with his car. He and Alice run away from the accident in the car. Alice promises not to tell anybody about what has happened. When things are getting worse in the family, Alice decides to find the man in the garden and tell him that it is her father who hurt him.
Director: Lisa Siwe.
Cast: Johanna Björnæs, Peter Brottman, Simona Ericsson, Göran Forsmark, Sissela Kyle.
Sweden, 2000.
Language: Swedish.
Subtitles: English.
5. Parent to Child About Sex. 1966.
This instructional film teaches parents how to talk to their children about sex.
Cast: Mary Calderone, Tommy N. Evans, Stuart M. Finch.
USA, 1966.
Language: English.
6. Der Aufreißer. 2006.
This German language Indie Film is about a man who awakens in a woman's apartment being questioned by her Pre-teen daughter regarding his intentions towards her mother. The ensuing very uncomfortable confrontation and question and answer sessions between the very resourceful daughter and this increasingly eager to leave good looking Casanova become the centerpiece of this very clever short film which should serve as a warning to everyone seeking one night stands!
Director: Steffen Weinert.
Cast: Steffen Groth, Chantal Hourticolon, Nina Weniger.
Germany, 2006.
Language: German.
7. À mains nues. 2005.
Laeti is a twelve-year-old. Not a little girl any longer. Her body is changing and she is beginning to look at the bodies of others with different eyes. She loves touching with bare hands. And being touched.
Director: Agnès Feuvre.
Cast: Anne-Charlotte Sanciaume, Jules Pons, Jeanne Boesch, Vanessa Maitron.
France, 2005.
Language: French.
8. Der Fremde. 2004.
Ein Mann lebt in seiner eigenen Welt, diesich für ihn nur durch Zahlen erschließt.
In seiner Welt erhalten auch absurde Zusammenhänge und Beziehungen ihren Sinn durch entsprechende Zahlenkombintionen. Aber in der sogenannte realen Welt bleibt dieser Mann ein Fremder.
Director: Xavier Ballester.
Cast: Murat Yeginer, Cem Yeginer, Stephanie Baak, Reimer Hoffmann, Bettina Römer Antje Tietken.
Germany, 2004.
Language: German.
9. Oh! Toumei ningen / Oh! Invisible Man. 2010.
Based on a legendary Japanese charismatic comic! "Oh! Invisible Man" of the sexy comedy has been miraculously adapted to the screen again! ! Gene of salmon roe has been passed on the daughter from her father, and now both of them have the ability to be invisible... The hilarious comedy has been back!
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Director: Masakazu Migita.
Cast: Mitsuko Hoshi, Kôichi Ikari, Yoshifumi Ikeda, Haruna Ito, Yû Kawana, Meme.
Japan, 2010.
Language: Japanese.
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Saunasta sisua. 1957.

Saunominen on suomalaiselle sekä taidetta että tiedettä. Kun maassa on lähes kaksi miljoonaa saunaa, erilaisia höyryhuoneita riittää joka lähtöön.
Finland, 1957.
Language: Finnish.
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閃光 / Senko / Spark. 2008.

JP. 田舎に暮らす6歳の少年が、初めて直面する死を自然を通しながら受け入れてゆく。
EN. A young Japanese family is confronted with their mother’s illness. This impressive short film shows us in deeply symbolic images how Yu and his father deal with the possibility of death, and how it affects a small child's vision of life.
Director: Yuki Kawamura.
Cast: Toko Fujisaki, Ginga Hirao, Rin Takagi.
Japan, France, 2008.
Language: Japanese.
Subtitles: English.
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Tomato Kecchappu Kôtei / Emperor Tomato Ketchup. 1971.

Emperor Tomato Ketchup (トマトケチャップ皇帝 Tomato Kechappu Kōtei) is a Japanese short experimental film made by Shūji Terayama and released in 1971 at 27 minutes. The original "Director's Cut" version of the film as created in 1970 was re-edited from repaired original prints and released as a 75-minute feature in 1996, 13 years after Terayama's death.
A young boy is the emperor of a country in which children have overthrown the adults.
Director: Shûji Terayama.
Cast: Goro Abashiri, Tarô Apollo, Shiro Demaemochi, Mitsufumi Hashimoto, Maya Kaba, Keiko Niitaka, Masako Ono, Salvador Tari..
Japan, 1971
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The Bathers. 2003.

Set in the late 19th or early 20th century, the film opens with three upper class women and a little girl picnicing on a deserted beach. The little girl begins playing around and eventually strips to her underwear. The women tollerate this as she is only young, but eventually she pushes the boundaries by removing her underwear and swimming naked in the water. The women watch her for quite sometime, as the weather gets hotter the women secretly envy the girl. The eldest of the three women, eventually giving into temptation, strips naked and goes swimming with the little girl. The two younger women continue to watch, the younger of the two begins stripping but the older one stops her. Eventually the younger woman runs away and strips off her clothes and goes swimming with the other two. The third, and obviously most conservative of the three, watches for a while before giving into temptation. She strips naked and swims with the two other women and the little girl. The film ends with the four of them frolicking naked in the water.
Director: Elissa Down.
Cast: Ellen Cressey, Latonya Csont, Bobbie Salmon, Georgia Salmon.
Australia, 2003.
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The Milky Way. 2006.

Seemingly alone in his father's sleek Manhattan apartment, motherless Oliver is woken by the sounds of sex, and quickly finds that his father has brought home a young woman. Oliver then embarks on a mission to seduce her into becoming his mother. After a successful ambush, Oliver convinces the nameless woman to sit with him while he draws her portrait; he soon discovers that she too grew up in the absence of a parent. The two make a connection that triggers a sexual awakening in Oliver, blurring the lines between sexual desire and maternal longing. Their union is tested when Oliver's father discovers their association.
Director: Sean Bloch.
Cast: James Blanshard, Samantha Jacober, Sean White.
USA, 2006.
Language: English.
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The Spy Who Caught a Cold. 1995.

A bus stops and drops off a mother and daughter at a British holiday resort by the sea. Which happens also to be a naturist resort. The girls frolic carefree on the beach. Mother is looking for a new man and her daughter giggles at the different shapes and sizes of the other nude bodies around her. In the evening, mother dances with the local fishmonger. Later that night she spys on them having sex, intrigued by it. In the morning she investigates the sleeping man's body, interrupted prematurely by her mother.
Director: Philippa Lowthorpe.
Cast: Lesley Nightingale, James Larkin, Isabella Nightingale,
UK, 1995.
Language: English.
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Thirteen Blue. 2013.

Эстетская греческая короткометражка про юную Элли и её лето полное неведомых ранее переживаний...
‘Thirteen Blue’ is an impressionist portrait of Ellie, a lonely only child. This summer, instead of diving in the sea, she dives into her first existential worry. In the meantime, their family friend has left to give birth in the water. Ellie finds herself changing both internally and externally. Ellie will break free.
Director: Jacqueline Lentzou.
Cast: Emmanuela Lia, Emmanuela Sfyridi, Ifigeneia Deligiannidi, Yannis Karamfilis, Pavlos Mironidis, Melina Vamvaka.
Greece, UK, 2013.
Language: Greek.
1280x720 HD
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Tomer en Elias. 2016.

NL. Het verhaal gaat over een 10-jarige jongen Sven en zijn familie. Sven heeft een grote familie die alleen maar uit duo's bestaat: zijn vader en moeder, de tweeling en hijzelf en zijn oudere broer Alex. Alex en Sven hebben een sterke band en Sven kijkt enorm tegen zijn broer op. Daarnaast is
er nog een baby, die door grote broer Alex 'het monster' wordt genoemd en het enige individu is van de familie.
Op een dag komt er een nieuw gezin tegenover hen wonen. Dit nieuwe gezin bestaat juist alleen maar uit individuen: Tomer, Elias en de 'moeder van Tomer en Elias'.
Na de komst van de nieuwe buren verandert er iets in de familie. Moeder denkt dat vader de nieuwe buurvrouw wel interessant vindt. Maar wanneer Sven en Alex in bed liggen horen ze, vanwege het gehorige huis, wat ze wel vaker horen in de avond. "Wacht maar af, kunnen we lachen." zegt Alex tegen zijn broer. Maar weet Sven eigenlijk wel wat seks is?
Alex, de oudere broer van Sven, vindt de nieuwe buren maar niks. Sven is het hier niet mee eens maar laat dit niet aan zijn grotere broer zien. Beide zijn ze erg gehecht aan hun goede relatie, zij twee tegen de wereld. Maar Sven vindt Tomer wel interessant. Hij wil Alex niet kwijt, hij wil niet
anders zijn dan de rest maar stiekem wil hij ook wat nieuws. Alex merkt dit en wil zijn broer niet kwijt. Dan komt Alex met een idee: wat zijn ouders doen kunnen zij ook. Om bij elkaar te blijven.
EN. Coming of age film about Sven, a boy who feels trapped in his own family which only consists of duos. His brother Alex in return tries to keep Sven by his side through the same methods his parents use.
Director: Cleo Julia Mullis.
Writers: Cleo Julia Mullis, Maartje Wortel (book).
Cast: Noah de Kruijf, Mingus Claessen, Catalijn Willemsen, Thomas Bijsterbosch, Joost Huisman, Kagiso Kasper, Daniëlle van de Ven, Joep Spruijt, Pien Spruijt.
Netherlands, 2016.
Language: Dutch.
Subtitles: English, Russian.
1920x1080 HD
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Turning. 2010.
On his sixth birthday Robert receives three beautiful old birds in his mother’s sitting room. A memory of an afternoon visualized through his eyes, with free spirited imagination - soaring and naive yet wonderfully dark. A gift scuttles across the floor... blue icing is nibbled, tea is sipped, lacey slips shifted, and between knobbly knees strange visions appear. The ladies weave an extraordinary tale of an emperor with no skin which grows like a vine and while the boy himself, older and wiser for his age, adds his own ending...
Through the eyes of young boy, we see the afternoon on his sixth birthday when he is visited by three old ladies bearing gifts and telling the story of an emperor with no skin. Imagination runs wild in this surreal and fantastical short film with beautifully dark cinematography and playfully grotesque images.
Turning was produced in 2009 as part of the BBC Film Network’s BBC Drama Shorts.
Directors: Karni Arieli, Saul Freed.
Cast: Patrick Gibbs, Natasha Alderslade, Maureen Wild, Audrey Holt, Carol Kirkland, Agnes Davidson, Emily Duggan, Inma Azorin, Lily Mai Holloway.
UK, 2010.
Language: English.
1280x720 HD
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Zwemparadijs. 2009.

Zwemparadijs speelt zich af in een tropisch zwembad en laat zien hoe Anne en Lotte hun dag zonder ouders in het zwembad doormaken. De vriendinnen hebben het erg leuk samen maar komen voor een paar ongemakkelijke situaties te staan waar ze met hun tienjarige leeftijd nog niet goed weten hoe hier mee om te gaan.
De film toont een opeenvolging van situaties waar de meisjes geconfronteerd worden met seksuele grapjes, pesterijen en scheldpartijen. In het bubbelbad vraagt een ouder meisje of ze geil worden van een van de jongens, als ze van de glijbaan afgaan wordt de doorgang geblokkeerd door een stel baldadige jongens en in het kleedhokje kijkt een van de oudere jongens over de rand heen waarna hij met veel gescheld door zijn vrienden terecht wordt gewezen.
De film laat zien dat de meisjes voor elkaar opkomen en zich samen met goede moed door de situaties heen slaan. Want al lijken de situaties niet altijd leuk, ze willen graag volgende week weer gaan.
Director: Lodewijk Crijns.
Cast: Marieke Lindhout, Sem de Vlieger, Loek Peters, Wienand Omta, Barbara Labrie, Daan van Nieuwenburg, Björn van Raaij, Jevenci Sproet, Anna Raadsveld, Annabel van Lieshout, Emanuel Bosompem Mensah.
Netherlands, 2009.
Language: Dutch.
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Ártún. 2014. HD.

A young boy dreams of his first kiss but has little luck in the small fishing village he lives in. His best friends tell him tall tales of the girls in the city, who get high and are down for anything when they’ve had a few smokes. He has a hard time believing them but his curiosity gets the best of him when he decides to take a trip to the city.
Director: Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson.
Cast: Þórunn Snjólaug Gunnarsdóttir, Viktór Leó Gíslason, Kristrún Amelía Halliwell, Flóki Haraldsson, Daníel Óskar Jóhannesson.  Hekla Líf Júlíusdóttir, Þórunn Eva Sigurðardóttir, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson.
Iceland, Denmark, 2014.
Language: Icelandic.
Subtitles: English, Russian.
1280x720 HD
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Smáfuglar / Two Birds. 2008.

2 Birds takes place during one bright summer night and follows a group of young teenagers on a journey from innocence to adulthood. The main character is a timid boy who has a typical schoolboy crush on a girl his age, who happens to be a friend of his mate.
Director: Rúnar Rúnarsson.
Cast: Atli Oskar Fjalarsson, Hera Hilmar, Sigurdur Jakob Helgason, Thorunn Jakobsdóttir, Gísli Örn Garðarsson, Víkingur Kristjánsson, Ómar Örn Hauksson.
Iceland, 2008.
Language: Icelandic.
Subtitles: Russian.
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Niet op meisjes. 2013.

EN. Straight With You is a documentary about eleven-year-old Melvin, who has a secret: he is not into girls. Although his family knows, he's afraid to tell his schoolmates, as he thinks they might start bullying him. What should he do when the coolest girl in his class sends him a love letter?
NL. Documentaire over de elfjarige Melvin, die in groep zes zit. Hij bevindt zich in een spagaat: zijn familie weet al dat hij niet op meisjes is, maar op school durft hij het niet te vertellen. Wat doet hij als het leukste meisje uit zijn klas hem een liefdesbrief stuurt? De film schetst een toegankelijk en intiem beeld van de belevingswereld van een kind dat al voor de puberteit weet dat het homoseksueel is. De documentaire stelt daarbij essentiele vragen die op basaal niveau voor iedereen gelden: wat betekent het, als je anders bent dan de rest? Hoe is het om een geheim te hebben? En hoe weet je eigenlijk wie je bent? Een vrolijk en tegelijkertijd confronterend coming-of-age portret in ongerept gebied: homoseksualiteit pre puberteit.
Director: Daan Bol.
Netherlands, 2013.
Language: Dutch, Russian.
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Doroga v Parizh / Road to Paris. 1968.

Rare 26-minute short film from socialist Kyrgyzstan about how one boy of 6-7 years old, armed with an umbrella and taking with him a white dog, went on foot to Paris. On the way, he met various people, but as a result he did not get to Paris, but was caught by his mother...
Warning: video in very poor quality..
Director: Aleksey Studzinsky.
Cast: Samat Bazarbayev, Natasha Mizinova, Omar Khasanov (Omir Abishev).
USSR, Kyrgyztelefilm, 1968.
Language: Russian.
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Needles. 2010.

Russia, 1984. Faced with an illness, Andrei, a meek boy of 11, enters a children's hospital for a long-term stay. But within the crumbling walls he soon discovers a starved community of patients fearfully operating under the piercing watch of the hospital staff. Here Andrei realizes that illness is just one of the things he needs to survive.
Director: Alexei Mizin.
Cast: Den Kamenev, Sandra Bernotaite, Albert Goikhman, Tommy Everson, Alistair Trapnell, Nikita Kokurin, Michael Walker, Kirk Robertson, Craig Norton.
Australia, 2010.
Language: Russian.
Subtitles: English.
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Musique de chambre. 2012. HD.

EN. Rose 12 years, spends his holidays in musical colony. By day she plays the flute in an orchestra. At night she shares a room with two clarinetists of 16. By proxy, Rose tries to get out childhood.
FR. C'est l'été. Rose, douze ans, passe ses vacances en colonie musicale. Le jour, elle joue de la flûte traversière au sein d'un orchestre symphonique. La nuit, elle partage sa chambre avec deux violonistes de seize ans, en pleine découverte de leur sexualité. Par procuration, Rose s'ouvre à de nouveaux horizons et s'efforce de sortir de l'enfance.
Director: Julia Kowalski.
Cast: Louise Gouverneur, Clémentine Billy, Eva Baranes, Hildegarde Fresneau, Matthieu Maytraud, Sinouhé Gilot, Gilles Bouras, Lucien Abgrall, Mathis Aubry, Robin Bouder, Briette Clavier.
Monaco, France, 2012.
Language: French.
Subtitles: Russian.
1280x720 HD
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Crabs In The Sand. 2012. HD.

With the release of his new short film "Crabs in the Sand", Tom Gerber hopes to put the often-ignored subject of childhood sexuality on society’s agenda.
"Crabs in the Sand" is not an easy film to watch. It begins with a picture of innocence and calm – a group of children spending a summer day at the beach. But this idyllic scene is interrupted by a disturbing sexual meeting that teeters on the boundary between rape and prostitution. By the end, it is not clear which of the two parties involved is more wounded.
Director: Tom Garber.
Cast: Or Shefer, Amir Schreiber, Ella Lavi, Stav David, Shir Zamir.
Israel, 2012.
Language: Hebrew, Russian.
Subtitles: English.
1280х720 HD
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Égi csikón léptet a nyár. 1976.

HU. Igazi retro csemege 1976-ból Gothár Péter rendezésével, Usztics Mátyás főszereplésével.
Ifjúsági TV film egy kisdobos örs különös napjairól.
Fekete-fehér, a hang nem tökéletes...de a látvány megéri.
Gothár Péter is megjelenik a filmben!
EN. Real retro delicacy from 1976, directed by Peter Gothar, starring Matthias Usztics.
Youth TV movie special days of a drummer patrol.
Black and white, the sound is not perfect, but the view is worth it.
Peter Gothar also appears in the movie!
Director: Péter Gothár.
Cast: Mátyás Usztics, Péter Gothár, children.
Hungary, 1976.
Language: Hungarian.
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