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Short film collection themed around the "unique attributes of Taiwan".
Renowned Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei has garnered international attention as much for his ambitious artwork as his political provocations and increasingly public clashes with the Chinese government.
Documentary following the work and life of an extraordinary photographer
When a nightclub owner accidentally kills a labourer, he finds himself with a dangerous debt.
Set in 1978 East Berlin, a doctor desperate to escape to the West finds herself thrown into turmoil by the attentions of another physician.
An ambitious young man seeks to attain power in 1890s Paris by seducing and manipulating the bored wives of important men.
Documentary meditation on man's relationship with animals.
A middle-aged professor becomes infatuated with a night club dancer.
The story of the Ugandan campaigners who have spoken out against the country's proposed Anti-Gay Bill.
Unlikely relationships form between hostages and captors as they trek through the Philippine jungle.
The sudden appearance of a childhood friend and his young daughter leads a schoolteacher on an unwanted psychological journey into his past.
The story of a woman struggling on the thin line between hope and despair in a small Columbian village.
Story of a kidnapped woman and what happens to her after release.
Series of portraits of inmates on Death Row.
A sheltered Mormon girl believes her unexplained pregnancy must have been caused by listening to rock music.
A look into the creative and culinary processes behind one of the world's most famous restaurants.
A boy trying to come to terms with the death of his father on 9/11 finds a mysterious key.
The early days of the French Revolution as seen through the eyes of the servants at Versailles.
A rock musician in the middle of an acrimonious divorce tries to gain access to his six-year-old daughter.
A look at the creative process and inner life of the celebrated abstract painter.
An betrayed agent goes rogue in search of revenge.
A family reunion becomes difficult as secrets are revealed and frustrations expressed.
A young man befriends an orphaned boy, and they try to escape the world by building a cabin in the woods.
Biopic of Margaret Thatcher.
Nazis return from a 70-year sabbatical on the Moon back to Earth, where they plan to violently return to power.
A detective falls for a woman who may be mixed up in a murder case.
Sixties set drama sees a culture clash between two families.
A boy with a difficult home life befriends an injured jackdaw.
An autobiographically inspired story of a passionate long-term relationship between two men driven by addiction and secrets but bound by love and hopefulness.
A criminal undertakes a surreal and supernatural journey through his own house.
A rebellious girl whose existence is devoid of parental guidance, hears a woman calling from a mysterious hole in the ground, asking for help.
A young woman enters into a fake marriage in order to move from Turkey to Austria and become the second wife of an older man.
A hotel doorman suffers the ignominy of being demoted to lavatory attendant.
Marina Abramović prepares for a major retrospective of her work at The Museum of Modern Art in New York hoping to finally silence four decades of skeptics who proclaim: 'But why is this art?'
A documentary charting the life of the famous reggae star.
A look at the day to day life of an unremarkable man who is keeping a ten year old boy prisoner in his basement.
A young girl grieves for her missing father.
A pair of British Arab brothers trying to get by in gangland London learn the extraordinary courage it takes to be yourself.
A journey through the stark post-tsunami landscape around Fukushima.
Survivors of the 2011 Japanese tsunami discuss their experiences and reveal the nature of their lives as refugees.
True story of how a jewish concert pianist escaped the holocaust by hiding out in the Warsaw ghetto.
Magic realist fairytale of a girl who is raised in a zoo.
Garrison Keillor's live radio variety show bows out with a final performance.
A law student re-encounters an old lover as she faces a war-crimes trial.
A young woman rents out cats to lonely people.
Romance and politics become entangled in this historical drama about the Queen of Denmark falling for her husband's physician.
A woman caught up in the Troubles is forced to become a informant for MI5.
Documentary exploring the science behind the development of digital cinema technology and its effects.
A snapshot of life for a 12-year-old, who steals from the rich at a local ski resort to support him and his sister.
Absorbing and boldly original drama revolving around a German doctor in present-day Cameroon.
The story of Michelin starred chef Michel and his son Sébastien, as father prepares to hand over the running of the restaurant to his son after a 15-year apprenticeship.
A raw, compelling study what happens to a ordinary family when a husband and father becomes terminally ill.
East meets West in Seventies Berlin.
Past and present consideration of a woman with a privileged colonial past.
Documentary about Russian artists' group Voina.
A documentary about acclaimed activist and cineaste Vito Russo.
A woman chronicles her time after becoming separated from the rest of humanity.
A former child soldier recounts her past to her unborn child.
Soon after her divorce, a fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now happily married and has a newborn daughter.
Hidden in plain sight Joanna Coates on Hide And Seek.
Inside Jeunet's box of tricks From boyhood puppets to 3D.
Egoyan on the sombre side Director finds inspiration close to home.
Why Nicole would always choose love Cannes opening star on her highs and lows.
Lone wolf John Jarrett on murder, mayhem and Wolf Creek 2.
A red carpet night for The Unknown Known Errol Morris and the stars come out for Donald Rumsfeld documentary.
The making of a Minister Bertrand Tavernier on Quai D'Orsay.
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