120 Beats Per Minute
Portrait of the ACT UP activist group, a direct action collective aiming to impact the lives of people with AIDS.
Call Me By Your Name
First love blooms over a long, hot summer for a teenager in Italy.

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Dead Man
Road movie about the friendship of a wounded young man in the western frontiers, who hooks up with a Native American.
The Florida Project
The story of a precocious six-year-old and her rag-tag group of close friends whose carefree lives contrast with those of their struggling parents.

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Ismael's Ghosts
A filmmaker's life becomes complicated by the return of a former lover.
Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold
A documentary portrait of the filmmaker's aunt.

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The Meyerowitz Stories (New And Selected)
Comedy drama about a family who gather in New York to celebrate the work of their dad.
The Night Of The Hunter
A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery.
The Other Side Of Hope
A middle-aged restaurateur befriends a young refugee.

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The Rider
A young cowboy tries to carve out a new identity.
The Sacrifice
Faced with the destruction of everything he loves, a father offers himself to God as a sacrifice in its stead.
Spoor
An elderly woman is convinced she knows what lies behind a spate of mysterious crimes... but nobody will believe her.
The Square
An art exhibit invites passers by to altruism, but things don't go as planned for its curator.
Thelma
Strange things happen to a religious young woman when she starts to fall in love.

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Wonderstruck
Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Both set out on quests.
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In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.

A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.

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DOC NYC
America's largest documentary film showcase

Made In Prague
Celebration of Czech language cinema

French Film Festival
Britain's longest running celebration of French Film

London Korean Film Festival
Celebration of Korean Film

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