2 Days In Paris
A couple try to hold their relationship together on a weekend in Paris.
The Air I Breathe
Multi-stranded film sees four lives collide.
Avida
Life in the surreal world.
Black Sheep
Genetic experiments aimed at producing the perfect sheep go horribly wrong...
Born And Bred
A man's life falls apart after a tragic accident.
Charlie Bartlett
A bright but troubled rich kid unexpectedly finds himself in the American ‘public school’ system – and finds a novel way of beating the bullies.

D

Das Fraulein
Two women from the former Yugoslavia have their perceptions and dreams altered by a young Bosnian with a lust for life.
The Devil Came On Horseback
One man's mission to tell the world about genocide in Sudan.
Doubletime
Skip-hop extravaganza.
Fireworks Wednesday
A young cleaner gets caught up in the web of suspicion and intrigue between a troubled couple and their neighbours.
The Golden Door
Early in the 20th century, hard-working peasant Salvatore takes his family to the New World in search of a better life.
The Grand
Poker movie comes up trumps.
Half Moon
A Kurdish Iranian musician travels to Iraq for a concert after the fall of Saddam, determined to bring a legendary female vocalist with him, despite the fact that women are forbidden to sing in public.

I

In Search Of A Midnight Kiss
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.
I Have Never Forgotten You - The Life And Legacy Of Simon Wiesenthal
A documentary about famous Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal.
The Killing Of John Lennon
An exploration of the experiences of Mark Chapman before and after he killed John Lennon.
The King Of Kong
Arcade gamers battle it out to be top dog at Donkey Kong.
Lady Chatterley
A poetic adaptation of DH Lawrence's classic book about an aristocrat who has an affair with her gamekeeper.
Lost In Beijing
Sex and consequences in modern Beijing.

M

The Matrimony
A woman is haunted by the ghost of her husband's dead fiancee.
My Best Friend
A successful antiques dealer, challenged by his dinner companions to introduce his best friend for a bet, realises he doesn’t have one.
Numb
A love-struck screnwriter tries to come to terms with depersonalisation disorder.
N (Napoleon And Me)
When Boney went to Elba...
The Orchestra Of Piazza Vittorio
Documentary charting two men on a mission to found a multi-ethnic orchestra.
Planet B-Boy
Documentary looking at the world of breakdancing.
The Premonition
A lawyer rejects his bourgeois past and moves to the inner city in an attempt to engage with ordinary life.

R

Scott Walker: 30 Century Man
Documentary about one of rock's most enigmatic and influential heroes.
Shotgun Stories
Blood ties and vengeance in rural Arkansas.
Still Life
Parallel stories of the search for lost love set against the backdrop of the Three Gorges Dam Project.
Suburban Girl
A May to December romance blossoms between an up-and-coming New York editor and a famous publishing lothario.
Take
Tragedy ensues after two lives collide.
Taxidermia
Three generations of grotesque goings on in Hungary.
Taxi To The Dark Side
An unflinching look at the Bush administration's policy on torture.
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.
Times And Winds
A haunting portrait of life in a remote Turkish mountain village.
Tuya's Marriage
A woman faces tough choices in the Mongolian Steppe.
Unearthed
Creature feature sees a beastie escape from a burial ground.

V

A Walk Into The Sea
A search for the truth about a brilliant young filmmaker and Warhol associate who disappeared and may have drowned himself.
We Are Together
Life in an African orphanage where the children are united by a love of singing.
Where God Left His Shoes
Bittersweet tale of life on the breadline in New York.
You Kill Me
An alcoholic hitman means a dangerous woman.
Zombie Virus On Mulberry Street
Manhattan gets ratty.
News

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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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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Estonia's film showcase

DOC NYC
Celebration of factual film

French Film Festival
UK wide celebration of Gallic film

London Korean Film Festival
The 15th edition includes digital screenings.

Abertoir

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