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Sheldon Candis, director, Luv, January 2013
Sheldon Candis, director of Luv Sheldon Candis/Facebook
Mondo Cinema, LUV, January 2013, Michael Rainey, Common
Michael Rainey, left, and Common in a scene from Luv Photo courtesy of San Francisco Film Society.
Beasts of the Southern Wild, girl, sparklers, Quvenzhané Wallis
Beasts of the Southern Wild with Quvenzhane Wallis Beasts of the Southern Wild/Facebook
Mondo Cinema, 5 Broken Cameras, movie, January 2013
5 Broken Cameras directed by Emad Burnat Guy Davidi 5 Broken Cameras/Facebook
Amour, Emmanuelle Riva
Jean-Louis Trintignant and Emmanuelle Riva in Amour Amour/Facebook