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This week DAFilms portal presents original choice of films that won numerous awards at world acclaimed festivals. From May 28 to 30 you can watch Cuchillo de Palo/108 and Bassidji for FREE.


This week Dafilms portal presents original choice of films that won numerous awards at world acclaimed festivals:


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Films for the event

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René (Orig.) / 2008 / Czech Republic / 90 min

20 years of a life spent mainly in prisons. A man who starts over again and again, fails, becomes a writer and keeps challenging the director constantly.

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Cooking History

Jak se vaří dějiny (Orig.) / 2009 / Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia / 90 min

A documentary film about army cooks and how the everyday needs of thousands of armed stomachs affect the victories and defeats of statesmen.

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Cuchillo de Palo / 108

Cuchillo de Palo / 108 (Orig.) / 2010 / Spain / 95 min

In "Cuchillo de Palo / 108" two generations come face to face in a confrontation that ultimately allows each of us to understand our place in the world.

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Bassidji

Bassidji (Orig.) / 2009 / France, Iran, Switzerland / 114 min

The Basij are a paramilitary volunteer militia founded in Iran in 1979. Today, they are both an official and widely branching moral-religious movement and a civil police force with only the Quran as a law text...

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