Tunisia: "Bab'Aziz" The Prince Who Contemplated His Soul Director: Nacer Khemir A blind dervish , Bab'Aziz, and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar as they wander the desert with faith as their only guide.
remarkable true story of Robyn Davidson (Mia Wasikowska), a young woman who leaves her urban life to trek through almost 2,000 miles of sprawling Australian desert. Along her journey of self-discovery, she meets National Geographic photographer Rick Smolan (Adam Driver), who begins to photograph her life-changing voyage.
Grbavica - Jasmila Žbanić 2007 -- "About a single mother who lives with her 12-year-old daughter Sara in the Grbavica district of Sarajevo, a neighborhood once used as an internment camp during the Yugoslav wars. Questions arise about Sara's father, said to have died as a war hero."
83 ~ My Left Foot ~ "An alternative to the general run of "triumph over the odds" biopics, My Left Foot is the true story of Irish cerebral palsy victim Christy Brown. Paralyzed from birth, Brown (played by Hugh O'Conor as child and Daniel Day-Lewis as an adult) is written off as retarded and helpless. But Christy's indomitable mother (Brenda Fricker) never gives up on the boy. Using his left foot, the only part of his body not afflicted, Brown learns to write. He grows up to become a…