5 Broken Cameras
A Palestinian journalist chronicles his village’s resistance to a separation barrier being erected on their land and in the process captures his young son’s lens on the world.
Acacias
A truck driver agrees to transport a woman and her baby, not anticipating the change it may bring to his quiet life.
The Ambassador
What happens when a very white European man buys his way into being a diplomat in one of Central Africa's most failed nations?
Breathing
A troubled young man on day release from prison takes a job in a morgue and is inspired to go looking for the mother who abandoned him as a baby.

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Gimme The Loot
A pair of graffiti artists attempt to pull off a daring tagging mission
How To Survive A Plague
The story of Act Up and the ordinary people who transformed the tratment of AIDS.

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It Looks Pretty From A Distance
When a scrap merchant vanishes from a small Polish town, it sets in motion an unexpected chain of events.

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Oslo, August 31st
A day in the life of a young man at the end of a drug rehab programme.

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The Raid
An elite SWAT team try to clear out an apartment complex controlled by a drug dealer, but nothing goes to plan.

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Where Do We Go Now?
A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.
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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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Made In Prague
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French Film Festival
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London Korean Film Festival
A celebration of the best in Korean cinema.

Mostra De Valencia
Revitalised festival celebrating Mediterranean cinema

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