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An aging star is challenged by a ruthless younger actress.
The life story of a self-obsessed young woman determined to succeed as a romance novelist at the beginning of the 20th Century.
Dystopian fairytale about a 'city without a voice'.
The true story of a group of bank robbers who stole more than they'd bargained for.
A group of Johannesburg stand-up comedians take a roadtrip to perform at a rock concert.
A glimpse into the lives of five women working in and around a beauty salon in Beirut.
Two brothers in need of money are confronted with a terrible proposition.
A bright but troubled rich kid unexpectedly finds himself in the American ‘public school’ system – and finds a novel way of beating the bullies.
The Hungarian revolution as seen from the perspective of its water polo heroes.
The story of John Wolfenden and the legalisation of homosexuality in England.
When wannabe big-time crooks kidnap a gangster's daughter and hole up in a remote cottage, they find there are scarier people out there than the mob.
Documentary about a man who mutilates the woman he claims to love.
A young heiress diagnosed with terminal brain cancer must decide how to spend her last few weeks of life.
Quentin Tarantino's glorious grindhouse send-up.
A man tries to build a public loo to cash in on a Papal visit.
A stranger enters the world of two isolated, nomadic women.
A young prisoner receives piano lessons which change her life.
The life of a lonely petrol station attendant is changed forever when he is befriended by a bored teenager.
The owner of a run-down bar, struggling to compete with the arrival of a jukebox across the road, gambles everything on a star who may not even turn up.
Two brothers who hate each other drive to Skye to search for their dead daddy's money.
Lonely in the run-up to New Year, a young man decides to post a personal ad to find someone with whom to spend that special midnight moment.
The history of Prague recounted through one man's story, full of glamour and danger.
An in-depth biographical account of the legendary Manchester band.
A teenager finds her own way of dealing with an unplanned pregnancy.
Two friends plant an acre of corn and investigate how it grows, its history and its destination.
A quiet young man falls in love with a woman who is perfect in every way - except that she's inflatable.
Exploration of aristocratic fidelity in 18th Century France.
Struggling to make it on his own, a young man moves back into his parents' house, with ensuing awkwardness.
A neurotic woman undermines her whole family and her sister's impending marriage.
The story of an Arab boy fostered in a conservative French village during the Algerian War.
Celebrity lookalikes get to know one another whilst a crazy old priest takes nuns flying.
A heartbroken woman travels across America in search of love.
Two brothers growing up in small town Italy in the 1960s devote themselves to opposite ends of the political spectrum. Then they both fall in love with the same girl.
Biopic of the legendary naive painter Nikifor Krynicki.
The fate of illegal immigrants on a London building site.
Survivors take on infected zombies in the second part of the double-bill formerly known as Grindhouse.
A news crew get trapped in an apartment block with a deadly virus and something else...
Accomplished telling of a real life upper class family's disturbing meltdown.
A woman wakes to a living nightmare.
Blood ties and vengeance in rural Arkansas.
Youth Gang Terrorises Suburbia. Winner of European Film Academy Short Film Prix UIP.
Delightful comedy about childlike imagination and love of the movies.
A film-maker faces comic consequences when he tries to make something 'real' with a group of disabled teens.
Moving to a creepy old house after their parents split up, three children encounter a dangerous but enchanting supernatural world.
Virgin's anatomical quirk means she bites off more than she can chew.
A documentary exploring the use and meaning of political symbols.
A youth taught to steal in early childhood finds himself resorting to it almost compulsively as he searches for his mother.
Love and sex become urgent issues for the young members of a sychronised swimming team.
Life in an African orphanage where the children are united by a love of singing.
Two sisters, a former child star and a now disabled Hollywood actress, are bound together by co-dependency and mutual resentment.
Coming of age drama about an intersex teen.
Surreal, dreamlike, and darkly comic sketches about life and death.
You need a one liner after reading the title?
Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet
In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.
A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.
Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.
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