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    • Afternoon Delight: SFIFF56 Clip

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      Director: Jill Soloway Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_AftD Attractive, privileged soccer mom Rachel (Kathryn Hahn) lives a seemingly idyllic life. But when she strikes up a peculiar friendship with a nubile young stripper in need of her help (Juno Temple), it causes a sensation among her fellow bored housewives and calls her own staid existence into question in this funny and moving portrayal of female midlife crisis.

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      • Palabras más, Palabras menos

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        El tiempo mostrado no solo en el plano sino también en los personajes, en el tiempo en una relación. El amor, el odio en el tiempo. Una típica pelea en cuentagotas.

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        • Present Tense: SFIFF56 Trailer

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          Director: Belmin Söylemez Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_pt A withdrawn young woman—jobless and nearing eviction from her apartment—takes a job as a fortuneteller, despite having no prior experience. Through reading the coffee cups of her female clients, she begins to express her inner grief and to set her sights on relocating to the United States.

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          • Chaika - SFIFF56 Trailer

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            Director: Miguel Ángel Jiménez Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_c In the startlingly bleak yet beautiful Chaika, Ahysa (Salome Demuria), a young Kazakh prostitute who gives birth to an illegitimate son, finds a home with a downtrodden yet sympathetic sailor in the brutal winter wastelands of expansive, empty Siberia. Trapped in the moonscape-like terrain while longing to take flight, Ahysa suffers the tragic effects of family resentments and her own independent spirit.

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            • Youth - SFIFF56 Trailer

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              Director: Justine Malle Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_y A nuanced portrait of identity coming into focus and a young woman willfully emerging from the shadow of a strong parent, the semi-autobiographical debut feature by the late, great Louis Malle’s middle daughter follows an inexperienced college student (Esther Garrel) whose sexual awakening coincides with her filmmaker father’s terminal diagnosis.

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              • They'll Come Back - SFIFF56 Clip

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                Director: Marcelo Lordello Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_tcb A potent exploration of class and adolescence, They’ll Come Back tells the story of Cris, a privileged 12-year-old who—after being left on the side of the road as punishment for her and her brother’s constant bickering—embarks on a journey that will open her eyes to a world she never knew as they she tries to find her way home.

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                • Mai Morire - SFIFF56 Trailer

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                  Director: Enrique Rivero Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_mm In the ethereal, nearly pre-Columbian landscapes of the Mexican town of Xochimilco, a stoic woman returns home to care for her 99-year-old mother nearing the end of her life. Haunting and meditative, Mai Morire shows a woman’s experience of her mother’s death not as a tragedy, but as a natural, even beautiful event in her life.

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                  • The Last Step - SFIFF56 Trailer

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                    Director: Ali Mosaffa U.S. Distributor: Iranian Independents Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_tls A Tehran engineer who's mysteriously died, his actress wife (Leila Hatami of A Separation) and their physician friend form an ambiguous triangle in actor/director/writer Ali Mosaffa's fascinating Iranian feature. It's an enigmatic drama in which time and truth are slippery beasts whose gamesmanship nonetheless never lacks for emotional connection.

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                    • La Sirga SFIFF56 Trailer

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                      Director: William Vega U.S. Distributor: Film Movement Tickets - http://bit.ly/s56_ls A shy teenage girl, cast out of her home by a fire which also destroyed her parents, seeks shelter with a handful of denizens of the shores of a mist-shrouded lagoon in this coming-of-age tale set in the lonely, enchanted landscapes of the high Andes where everyone quietly nurtures illusions of success and fantasies of intimacy with other humans.

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