Ireland, 1920. Peasants unite to form an army of volunteer guerrillas and confront the ruthless Black and Tans, by the color of their uniforms, British troops who had been sent to stifle Ireland's independence aspirations
We are not, before a party militant film, but rather before a work of historical reconstitution, that can annoy by its lucidity of approach. It also forces the spectator to reflect on the consequences of oppressive colonialism.
The extremely artistic-political project, to the point that President Roosevelt contacted Chaplin to motivate him for the opposition of the film industry to his proposal.
The film achieves an almost impossible balance: a comical satire of Hitler, as well as a blunt public denunciation of the Holocaust to the Jews, workers' leaders and libertarian people, being erected like the first anti-Nazi feature film of history.
Chaplin, who was the silent film legend, makes one of the most memorable speeches in film history, a humanist manifesto at its best.
Convinced that the Communists are polluting the American nation, a general orders, in a fit of madness, a surprise nuclear air strike on the Soviet Union. His assistant, Captain Mandrake, tries to figure out the code to stop the bombing.
To solve the problem, the president of EE. UU. communicates with Moscow to convince the Soviet leader that the attack is a stupid mistake. Meanwhile, the president's advisor, a former Nazi scientist, Dr. Strangelove, confirms the existence of the "Doomsday Machine", a Soviet retaliatory device capable of wiping out humanity forever.
Set in Berlin in the 1920s, she explores the fear and despair that the city evokes in Manuela and Aber Rosenberg, two Jewish trapeze artists. The suicide of Manuela's husband (Abel's brother) leaves them stranded in Berlin, which already begins to show the sinister elements of cruelty and anti-Semitism that characterized the later Nazi regime. A series of events leads them to seek treatment in a clinic, which was actually a space to develop "racial" experiments on individuals.
Is a Colombian film of 1993 directed by the director and director Sergio Cabrera. The work is the story about freedom and solidarity, inspired by a real fact. The film deals with the hardships of low-income families in Bogotá. The gap between rich and poor and their interactions in a highly stratified social system. It is considered the best film of the Colombian Cinema.
Los olvidados (The young and the Damned) is a Mexican film filmed from February 6 to March 9, 1950 in Tepeyac Studios and in locations of D. F., released on November 9 of the same year in the movie Mexico.
Written and directed by Luis Buñuel, who won the prize for best director at the Cannes Film Festival and has been named Memory of the World by Unesco.
The forgotten ones tell a tragic and realistic story about the lives of some children in a marginal neighborhood of Mexico City.
This film is the most relevant work since Buñuel began his Mexican stage.
Carrying this piece of history has been a difficult task, forgive the difficulties.
Grapes Of Wrath
"It takes no courage to do the only thing that can be done" (phrase pronounced by the father), the Joad are both heroes and victims (although they do not feel like one) of the America of the 30's, of depression , Is the America of the New Deal, it is America that wants to rise and uses the proletariat as a cane, a working class that is constantly trampled but never annihilated because as the mother says "we are the people" (although in the dubbing to Castilian Has translated by "the people", things of the censorship).
A movie about one of the biggest problems today - modern slavery and sex trafficking.
"Hundreds of thousands of young women have vanished from their everyday lives-forced by violence into a hellish existence of brutality and prostitution. They're a profitable commodity in the multi-billion-dollar industry of modern slavery. The underworld calls them human traffic".
This upload is purely for education regarding the fight against modern-day slavery
Swedish Bishop Eva Brunne / Judge Juan Guzmán Tapia / Gustaf Harald Edelstam, Swedish Ambassador to Chile 1973 / Judge Baltasar Garzón Real, and many other human beings who have begun their lives thinking in a way and the practice of life teaches them that they must To recognize his error bravely confronting the truth with nobility, without saying "I obeyed orders" his conscience I dictate to him to be a brave man to this personage who was called Jhon Rabe.
In the Time of the Butterflies- The History of the Mirabal Sisters
An example of a dictator to the taste of the North American governments that are the protectors of animals like Somoza in Nicaragua, Trujillo in Santo Domingo, Fulgencio Batista in Cuba, Videla of Argentina and Pinochet in Chile among some names of traitors and assassins of their towns, www .allendevive.cl
La película 'Ni Dios, ni patrón, ni marido' narra los hechos que culminaron en la creación de "La Voz de la Mujer" en 1886, este periódico fue el primero en Latinoamérica que englobó las ideas anarquistas y feministas. Desde el periódico un grupo de pioneras bregaba por el amor libre, la igualdad de derechos y el fin de toda dominación cuando aún no despuntaba el siglo XX.
El periódico "La Voz de la Mujer" es el primero en Latinoamérica que englobó las ideas anarquistas y feministas.
Maya and Rosa are two Mexican sisters who work in the United States, and they meet Sam, an American worker rights activist. This meeting makes them aware of their work situation and they are campaigning for Their rights, running the risk of losing their job and being expelled from the country.
Sherlock Holmes and Watson continue to face the Nazis. In this installment, the Nazis will count on the collaboration of the evil Professor Moriarty, who reappears in the saga. While picking up some of the ideas from "The Dancers Men," the story revolves around a kidnapped scientist who has invented a secret weapon of exceptional importance. The government requires the help of Holmes, who will be on the road with his archenemy Moriarty.
On February 18, 1943 the brothers Hans and Sophie Scholl are detained at the University of Munich after having dropped leaflets containing a critical text with Hitler and National Socialism, it read: "The German name will remain forever tainted if the German youth do not rise to avenge and expiate at the same time; To annihilate their oppressors and to build a new spiritual Europe. "
Ireland, 1979. Frank and Gerard, two young terrorists, are arrested and tried Frank is sentenced to life imprisonment, and Gerard to twelve. They and three hundred companions, refuse to wear the regular uniform, because they are considered prisoners of war.
After some confrontations, an agreement is reached: terrorists, as they asked, can wear street clothes, but the government also grants this privilege to common prisoners; So the conflict is reborn.
The story is based on the homonymous and autobiographical novel by Waris Dirie, It is a history of violence and injustice that is built on the basis of a criticism of religious customs in some countries, such as forced chastity or female genital mutilation.
Famous forbidden film in the U.S. during the 1950s, it is one of the first to show the struggle for the emancipation of women, taking almost a feminist political and social perspective. Persecuted and blocked by the Committee of the House of Representatives on Anti-American Activities (HUAC), they succeed in that anticommunist hysteria that the shooting culminates in a tragic way when the sets are set on fire and Rosaura Revueltas, starring actress, is deported to Mexico by the American Immigration Service.
Story of a 7-year-old Jewish girl named Misha Defonseca. In 1941 Misha's parents were deported by the Nazis, leaving them deserted. He seeks protection in a Belgian family, he does not succeed. In his innocence, he begins the search for his parents and embarks on a journey of 3,000 miles (4,828 km) for 4 Years across Europe, to subsist steals food from the crops and befriends the wolves.
Spain, 16th Century. Ruy de Mendoza is governor of a Spanish territory in which a series of creepy crimes have terrified the nobility. However, the rest of the population seems to ignore those crimes and act as if they had not happened. Ruy will not hesitate to risk his life to discover the criminals and to clarify where he comes from so much hatred
Hemingway's works deal with man and nature, struggle and heroism, moral force and solitude, dispossession and greatness of failure. "The old man and the sea" is, perhaps, the culmination of pain and despair, because he knows that only that is life.
Alternative film is pleased to present the complete film of a story based on Ernest Hemingway's book "The Old Man and the Sea".