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Foreign Film Track

A PROMINENT PATIENT

CZECH REPUBLIC, SLOVAKIA

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Sat, Oct 7 | 4:30pm | Regal UA Horton
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Sun, Oct 8 | 12:30pm | Regal UA Horton

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Q&A with director, co-writer and co-producer Julius Sevcik following the screening.  

It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk (KAREL RODEN) flees to America following the German invasion of Czechoslovakia. His nerves are shattered and he buries himself in a mental hospital, struggling with the will to survive. Under the care of psychiatrist Dr. Stein (HANS ZISCHLER), a German emigré, Masaryk re-lives the diplomatic battles leading to the outbreak of the second World War and tries to overcome his enemies – inside and out.

BECOMING WHO I WAS

SOUTH KOREA

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Thurs, Oct 6 | 5:00pm | ArcLight La Jolla
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Sun, Oct 8 | 4:30pm | Regal UA Horton
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After a boy discovers that he is the reincarnation of a centuries-old Tibetan monk, his godfather takes him on an epic journey to discover his past in a story of profound faith and unconditional love. 

GLOBAL CONSCIOUSNESS

SHORTS TRACK
Fri, Oct 6 | 7:00pm | ArcLight UTC
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Sat, Oct 7 | 1:00pm | ArcLight UTC
 
Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible — Maya Angelou.
SHINE – FATHER JOES
CITIZEN
THE FARE

OTHERLIFE

AUSTRALIA

Thurs, Oct 5 | 8:00pm | Regal UA Horton
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Thurs, Oct 8 | 10:30am | Regal UA Horton
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OtherLife follows the story of a brilliant software engineer who must reclaim control of her revolutionary neurotechnology in order to save her comatose brother and prevent her business partner using it to imprison the minds of millions.

RESISTANCE IS LIFE

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Fri, Oct 6 | 7:30pm | Regal UA Horton
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Q&A following the screening with filmmakers Apo W. Bazidi and Goran Zaneti

From a refugee camp on the Turkish-Syrian border, an 8-year-old girl, EVLIN, characterizes the resistance of her homeland. Her heroes, the Kurdish female fighters, are defending the city of Kobane against the onslaught by ISIS militants. The power of the human spirit emanates through Evlin as she shows us that hope and resilience prevail even in the most tragic of circumstances.

STORM LETTER OF FIRE

THE NETHERLANDS

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Thurs, Oct 5 | 5:30pm | Regal UA Horton
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Sat, Oct 7 | 2:00pm | ArcLight UTC
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Storm is the son of printer Klaas Voeten, who secretly busies himself with the printing of banned texts by Martin Luther. Storm’s secure life is completely ripped away when Klaas is arrested, and Storm flees just in time with the original letter. Now Storm’s becomes the central figure of a headhunt, instigated by the new Inquisitor and his soldiers.

THE DIVINE ORDER

SWITZERLAND

Sat, Oct 7 | 11:30am | Regal UA Horton
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Set in Switzerland in the early 1970s about a seemingly unremarkable housewife who must learn to be an unflinching suffragette leader. Winner of the Tribeca Film Festival Audience Award for Best Narrative Film.

THE PRICE

USA

Sat, Oct 7 | 7:30pm | ArcLight UTC
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Sun, Oct 8 | 1:30pm | ArcLight UTC
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Seyi, a bright young Nigerian-American working on Wall Street, must navigate complicated family expectations, a turbulent romantic relationship, and a system of cultural complexities caused by class and race. With a dying father, a burgeoning romance with a white girlfriend, and dangerous new business opportunities, Seyi’s life is in a delicate balance.

THELMA

NORWAY

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Fri, Oct 6
 | 4:30pm | Regal UA Horton

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A woman begins to fall in love, only to discover that she has fantastic powers.

 

UNDER THE ROSE

SPAIN

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Thurs, Oct 5 | 3:00pm | Regal UA Horton
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Sun, Oct 8 | 6:30pm | Regal UA Horton
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Sara, the daughter of Oliver and Julia suddenly disappears. Days pass by without any news about the girl. But one morning, the family receives a letter from someone who claims to have retained Sara and wants to talk with them that night.

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