This year's edition will return to having in-person events and run in the city from June 23 to 28. It will open with David Bowie documentary Moonage Daydream.

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Off The Rails
Off The Rails
Two urbex and parkour-obsessed teenagers face-up to reality following the death of their friend.
Beba
Beba
We follow Afro-Latina filmmaker Rebeca Huntt, the titular Beba, as she takes us on the journey through her experience growing up.
Nothing Compares
Nothing Compares
The story of Sinéad O'Connor's phenomenal rise to worldwide fame and subsequent exile from the pop mainstream. Focusing on Sinéad's prophetic words and deeds from 1987 to 1993, the film reflects on the legacy of this fearless trailblazer through a contemporary feminist lens.
Jane
Jane
Documentary about primatologist Jane Goodall.
Dark Days
Dark Days
Documentary following the people who survive in the New York underground.

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Event will feature 38 world premieres
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