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This week's premiere


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Vera Drake (Dve tváre Very Drake) - Drama by Mike Leigh. England's foremost cinematic dramatist focuses on the life of a woman in 1950s England whose family is ripped apart when the authorities discover she has been helping impoverished women have miscarriages.


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White Noise (Hlas smrti) - Thriller by Geoffrey Sax. Michael Keaton plays Jonathan Rivers, a comfortable architect left devastated by the death of his wife Anna (Chandra West). After meeting a man who claims to be in contact with Anna via electronic equipment, Jonathan obsessively tries to communicate with his

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dead wife and unwittingly puts himself in touch with many other people from beyond the grave.


Prepared by Jonathan Knapp

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Bruce Gilden: Feast of San Gennero, Little Italy, 1984.