An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power
Al Gore continues his crusade to stop climate change.
Borg vs McEnroe
The story of the tennis rivalry between the Swede Björn Borg and the American John McEnroe.
BPM (Beats Per Minute)
Portrait of the ACT UP activist group, a direct action collective aiming to impact the lives of people with AIDS.
The Cakemaker
After the death of his lover, Thomas heads to Israel – the birthplace of the man he adored. He becomes a pastry chef for the widow of the deceased. Yet she hardly suspects that the unnamed sorrow that connects her to the stranger is for the same man.
Call Me By Your Name
First love blooms over a long, hot summer for a teenager in Italy.
Custody
A couple embark on a bitter custody battle for their son.

D

Darkest Hour
A dramatisation of the early days of Winston Churchill's premiership and his dilemma over how to handle Hitler.
The Disaster Artist
The story of the making of the 'Citizen Kane of bad movies', The Room.
First They Killed My Father
Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung recounts the horrors she suffered as a child under the rule of the deadly Khmer Rouge.
Félicité
Story of a singer who finds herself in desperate circumstances after her son has an accident.
Happy End
Story of a bourgeois family, set against the backdrop of the Calais refugee crisis.

I

Insyriated
A woman tries to hold her family together under a constant barrage of war.
In The Fade
Revenge thriller set in the aftermath of a bombing.
I Am Not A Witch
A young girl is accused of being a witch.
Jane
Documentary about primatologist Jane Goodall.
Last Flag Flying
A Vietnam veteran goes to collect the body of his son, who has been killed in war in Iraq.
The Lost City Of Z
The story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, whose search for a lost city in the Amazon grew into an obsession.

M

The Motive
A man obsessed with writing a book, starts to manipulate his neighbours.
Newton
A young bureaucrat named Newton is sent to the jungle to monitor an election there. But Maoist blockades, forced police protection and indifferent voters make defending democracy no easy task.
Phantom Thread
In Fifties London, the fastidious life of a renowned dressmaker is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman who becomes his muse and lover.
The Polka King
A Polish migrant tries to make it big in Pennsylvania.
Pop Aye
A disenchanted architect goes on a road trip with an elephant.
The Post
The story of how the Washington Post rose to prominence by taking on the Nixon administration.

R

So Help Me God
The extraordinary, offbeat judge Anne Gruwez takes us behind the scenes of real life criminal investigations.
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.
Stronger
Story of Jeff Bauman, who became a symbol of hope after the Boston Marathon bombing.
A Taxi Driver
A taxi driver burdened by debt agrees to take a journalist to a city under quarantine, without really understanding what he's getting into.
Tempestad
A road trip reveals the stories of two women facing up to the methods used by powerful cartels to control individuals, while state authorities turn a blind eye.
Thelma
Strange things happen to a religious young woman when she starts to fall in love.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
A grieving mother takes on a town's police chief after the murder of her daughter goes unsolved.
Tom Of Finland
Portrait of the Finnish artist famous for his homoerotic work.
Under The Tree
A spat between neighbours over a garden tree spirals out of control.

V

The Workers Cup
Documentary about the emigre workers building football stadiums in Qatar.
The Wound
Sexual repression and coming of age prove a dangerous mix for a small community.
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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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