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Chiaroscuro International Film Series - 2020 Series

The Chambermaid
January 12, 2020

 A young chambermaid working in one of the most luxurious hotels in Mexico City enrolls in the hotel's adult education program to help improve her life.


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Cold War
January 26, 2020

A passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in the 1950s in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia, and Paris, the film depicts an impossible love story in impossible times.


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Shoplifters
February 9, 2020

A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find outside in the cold.


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The Wonders
February 23, 2020

A family of Tuscan beekeepers find their idyll interrupted by the arrival of a troubled teenage boy, after their daughter enters a competition to appear on a television show.


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The Burial of Kojo
March 8, 2020

 When a man's vengeful brother traps him in an illegal mine shaft, his daughter embarks on a journey to rescue him.

 


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