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The intrepid creator of the documentary That Sugar Film sets off on another journey, this time to scour the world for solutions and measures to combat climate change.
A marriage is thrown into turmoil with news of a long dead lover.
Concert film about the recording of Aretha Franklin's Amazing Grace album.
The story of the family of director and actor Maryam Zaree, who sets out to investigate the circumstances of her birth in one of the world’s most notorious jails for political prisoners.
When Tania finds out that her grandma has spent her final years in the caring company of a cute purple alien, she embarks on a journey through small-town Argentina with two close friends to deliver the creature back to its origins.
Portrait of a trio of friends struggling with the expectations of adults and tradition in their village community.
When Alexandre learns that the priest who abused him as a boy is still working with children, he and other victims take action against the perpetrator.
A Chinese family saga, told in different periods of time, commencing with the wife’s discovery of her husband’s homosexuality.
Verida is due to marry in three months. According to a Mauritanian tradition, she has to put on a lot of weight to appeal to her husband. The weight gain process gets harder as it progresses, and Verida begins to ask herself if this is what she really wants.
Three female tourists, looking for fun in Haiti, end up with more than they bargained for.
Visually ravishing fable of maverick warriors in ancient China.
Politician Koo Myung-hui discovers his wife in the garage, cleaning their son’s bloodstained car. He has just run someone over.
Trouble brews in small town America after the disappearance of a teenager.
A multi-layered portrait of one of South America’s most important and most provocative artists, a tireless fighter in dictatorial Chile and an uncomfortable gay activist who spoke out – right up to the end of his life.
Biopic of Marxist Brazilian writer, politician and guerilla fighter Carlos Marighella.
The story of a teenager and his life between domestic violence and the newfound recognition from a group of local skaterboarders.
When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili’s head, he is forced to flee with his wife and two young daughters. Capturing their uncertain journey, Fazili shows firsthand the dangers facing refugees seeking asylum and the love shared between a family on the run.
On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.
Prune Nourry is a French multi-disciplinary artist and a survivor of breast cancer. This documentary merges the artist and the cancer patient, offering an appraisal of her oeuvre and its newfound connection to her illness.
Profile of Sicilian photographer Letizia Battaglia.
The true story of white supremacist skinhead Bryon Widner and his attempts to leave his extreme right-wing past behind.
A quiet film student begins finding her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship with a charismatic but untrustworthy man.
Tragicomedy about Yoav, a young Israeli determined to wipe out his origins and become French.
A prickly English author looks for inspiration in a hedonistic housemate.
A widow in denial about her husband's death, imagines he is still at home.
A masterclass from the French filmmaker.
The story of Dick Cheney's rise to power and manipulation of US policy, presidents and process.
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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