FILMS OUT THIS WEEK

A boy is trapped in a flat with something monstrous this week in The Djinn, a woman hunts a man she believes is a war criminal in The Secrets We Keep and the residents of a retirement community try to find Some Kind Of Heaven. A man tries to build a new life after suffering amnesia in a pandemic in Apples - see our interview with director Christos Nikou - while a father and son travel to Ireland to scatter ashes in End Of Sentence, the story of a herbalist and faith healer is told in Charlatan. An alien takes the body of an Earthman for a joyride in Fried Barry - read what director Ryan Kruger told us about it - and a family is haunted in The Funeral Home. A father runs away with his transgender son in Cowboys - we spoke to director Anna Kerrigan - while a troubled former soldier gets a job digging up the dead in Atlantis and a daughter tries to help her disturbed mother in Paper Spiders - creators Inon Shampanier and Natalie Shampanier shared their thoughts. A young woman goes looking for her mother in Once Upon A River and the mourning of Stalin is considered by State Funeral. A woman seeks revenge in Scavenger, and there's a re-release for cyberpunk sci-fi Johnny Mnemonic.

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A cruel prince devotes himself to Satan and lives a life of excess, but just beyond his castle gates lurks a deadly plague.

FESTIVALS

This week, we're bringing you some reviews from New York's Human Rights Watch Film Festival, where 200 Meters is screening - with films available to stream across the US. We're also looking forward to Tribeca Film Festival next month. You can catch up with the latest titles to stream at home in our Stay-At-Home Seven and we're shining our Streaming Spotlight on families in film.

News

Streaming Spotlight: family time Kith and kin who stick together through thick and thin

Between reality and dreams Sara Driver on Sleepwalk and the New York City she remembers

Dystopian worlds Director Chino Moya on crumbling societies, toxic manhood and fear of the other in Undergods

On a dark and stormy night Cody Calahan on storytelling and shooting The Oak Room

Celebrating cinema of the New East We talk to Lucía de la Torre and Maria Muzdybaeva about the return of Calvert Journal Film Festival

Tribeca announces retrospectives Screening tickets going fast

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