Apart From That
An exploration of the lives of a group of partygoers.
The Boss Of It All
An IT company trying to sell up hires an actor to pose as its president.
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
Extravagant remake of the Roald Dahl story about a boy who wins a Golden Ticket visit to an eccentric millionaire's sweet factory.

D

Days Of Glory
Four North African men join the French army to fight the Nazis, but will their deeds be remembered?
Fast Food Nation
Exposing the beef burger industry as bacteria friendly, with blood in the boardroom and illegals in the slaughterhouse.
Ghosts Of Cité Soleil
A look at the lives and origins of the young gangsters who control Haiti's shanty towns.
Half Nelson
A drug-addicted teacher is befriended by a student.
The Holocaust Tourist
A look at how 'tourism' has affected Auschwitz.
The House Of Mirth
A New York socialite faces financial ruin after falling victim to the rumour of an affair.

I

Il Caimano
Italian B-movie film producer attempts to save his marriage, avoid bankruptcy and pitch a movie attacking Berlusconi.
Jindabyne
A close-knit Australian community is rocked when four men discover a murder victim’s corpse and do nothing about it.
Klimt
A portrait of the artist as a middle aged man.
The Lives Of Others
East German secret police spy on a playwright and follow the course of his life over a number of years.
Los Muertos
An ex-convict's journey up river in deepest Argentina.

M

My Name Is Joe
A man struggles to do the right thing after years on the bottle.
The Page Turner
A concert pianist's past returns to unravel her present.
Paris Je T'Aime
Twenty different glimpses of Paris.
Police Beat
The life of a Seattle cop, who worries more about his personal life than city crime.

R

Scene
Someone is causing a scene.
Singin' In The Rain
A silent film idol romances a Hollywood starlet in this much-loved classic.
Summer In Berlin
Two women struggling to get by in Berlin find their friendship complicated when one of them falls for a trucker.
Talk To Me
Twenty years of Mark Craig's life, as told through old photos and Answerphone messages.
Tell No One
Years after the event, a man still haunted by the apparent murder of his wife starts to receive mysterious instructions.
This Is England
A young boy adopted by a group of skinheads struggles to find his own identity in a world dominated by racism and war. Now out to own on two-disc DVD.
Titanic
An epic disaster movie, with added passion and icebergs. Re-released in 3D.

V

Water
The final part of Mehta's elementary trilogy about India.
The Wind That Shakes The Barley
The budding years of the IRA as country boys oppose the brutal suppression of the Black & Tans
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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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