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February 2020

Bedlam

USA English Winterfest 2020
February 29
Vogue Theatre
3290 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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BEDLAM ​is a feature-length documentary that addresses the national crisis and criminalization of the mentally ill, its connection between hundreds of thousands of homeless Americans and our nation’s disastrous approach to caring for its psychiatric patients.

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I'll Find You

Poland USA Winterfest 2020
February 29
Vogue Theatre
3290 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Is any love more tender than young love, or more agonizing when threatened by extinction fromoutside forces? Shakespeare’s classic paradigm finds contemporaneity in I’LL FIND YOU, a new film directed by Martha Coolidge. Instead of Romeo and Juliet in Renaissance Verona, we find Robert and Rachel in mid-20th Century Europe - ensnared by the tumult of World War II.

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Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

USA English Winterfest 2020
February 29
Vogue Theatre
3290 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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On January 15th, 2015, a few weeks after completing his memoir, the writer and neurologist Oliver Sacks learned that the rare form of cancer for which he had been treated seven years earlier had returned, and that he had only a few months to live. One month later, he sat down with the producers for a series of marathon filmed interviews in his apartment in New York.

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Soros

USA English Winterfest 2020
February 29
Vogue Theatre
3290 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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SOROS follows one of the most influential and controversial figures of our time as he fights against the rising tide of authoritarianism around the world.

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Those Who Remained

Hungary Hungarian Winterfest 2020
February 29
Vogue Theatre
3290 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Having survived the camps, 42-year old Aldo lives a solitary life as a doctor in Budapest. 16-year old Klara lives reluctantly with her great-aunt, holding on to hope that her father and mother will return. She meets Aldo, and soon the two of them find something in each other that has long been absent in their lives. As they grow closer and closer, the joy in both of their lives slowly returns. But as the Soviet Empire rises to power in Hungary, their pure and loving father-daughter relationship is misunderstood and frowned upon.

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