30 July 2021

Limbo
Omar is a promising young musician. Separated from his Syrian family, he is stuck on a remote Scottish island awaiting the fate of his asylum request. Due to the plaster-cast on his arm, he cannot play his oud and instead wanders the epic landscapes searching for answers to a complex past and daunting future.
The Most Beautiful Boy In The World
Swedish actor/musician Björn Andresen's life was forever changed at the age of 15, when he played Tadzio, the object of Dirk Bogarde's obsession in Death in Venice – a role which led Italian maestro Luchino Visconti to dub him "the world's most beautiful boy".
The Sparks Brothers
How can one rock band be successful, underrated, hugely influential, and criminally overlooked all at the same time? Take a musical odyssey through five weird and wonderful decades with brothers Ron & Russell Mael, celebrating the inspiring legacy of Sparks: your favorite band's favorite band.
The Offering
A man racked by guilt undertakes a complex scheme to win back the woman he abandoned 20 years previously.

02 August 2021

Antebellum
An author of books abut race and justice finds herself drawn back to a brutal past through dreams and perhaps something worse.

13 August 2021

Wendy
Lost on a mysterious island where ageing and time have come unglued, Wendy must fight to save her family, her freedom, and the joyous spirit of youth from the deadly peril of growing up. The classic story of Peter Pan is wildly reimagined in this ragtag epic.
Climate Of The Hunter
Two sisters vie for the affections of a man who may or may not be a vampire.
Beasts Clawing At Straws
A Louis Vuitton bag stuffed full of cash sends a group of hard-luck lowlifes on a desperate chase for fortune.

17 August 2021

Saving Grace
A widow in debt finds a way to make grass - of a less than legal kind - grow greener.

23 August 2021

Eye Of The Storm
A documentary about one of Scotland’s most gifted painters, James Morrison.

25 August 2021

Purple Sea
Experimental documentary captured as Amel Alzakout hoped for rescue after her migrant boat sank in the Med.

27 August 2021

The Nest
Charismatic entrepreneur, Rory, relocates his family to England with dreams of profiting from booming 1980’s London. But as his wife, Allison, struggles to adapt, and the promise of a lucrative new beginning starts to unravel, the couple have to face the unwelcome truths lying beneath the surface of their marriage.
The Collini Case
A young lawyer stumbles upon a vast conspiracy while investigating a brutal murder case.

03 September 2021

Annette
A stand-up comedian and his opera singer wife have a daughter with a surprising gift.

17 September 2021

A Brixton Tale
Wealthy YouTuber Leah chooses shy youth Benji as the subject of her Brixton documentary. They fall for each other, but the desire for edgy footage leads them down a violent path.

24 September 2021

The Man Who Sold His Skin
Sam Ali, a young sensitive and impulsive Syrian, left his country for Lebanon to escape the war. He finds himself turned into a work of art by a tattoo artist...but at what cost.
Gagarine
Youri fights to save his home - which is also named after Yuri Gagarin - from demolition.
Sweetheart
A socially awkward, environmentally conscious teenager is dragged to a coastal holiday park by her painfully family, where she becomes unexpectedly captivated by a chlorine smelling, sun-loving lifeguard.
Father Of The Cyborgs
A documentary about a doctor who made headlines for implanting electrodes in the brain of a paralysed man then teaching the patient to control a computer - and then decided to experiment on himself.

15 October 2021

Arracht
In 1845, a fisherman ends up on the run for crimes he didn't commit.
Never Gonna Snow Again
A masseur from the East enters the lives of the rich residents of a bland, walled off community.
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