Black Coal, Thin Ice
A detective falls in love with a woman linked to the murder victims of his current investigation.
A chef trying to recover his flagging reputation finds inspiration in romance.


Dior And I
A look inside the House of Dior as Raf Simons prepares his collection.
Every Secret Thing
Two young women with a dark past come under suspicion when a child goes missing.
Garnet’s Gold
Documentary about a man's quest for treasure and spirituality.
Goodbye To All That
A father tries to get his life back on track after divorce.
Human Capital
The lives of two generations overlap as they tumble toward an ill-fated event that inextricably links them.
Two newlyweds find their relationship tested in a house by the lake.


Ice Poison
A young farmer becomes a drugs courier in a bid to make ends meet.
In Order Of Disappearance
Vengeance thriller.
Journey To The West
A slow-moving Buddhist monk acquires a follower on the streets of Marseille.
The Kidnapping Of Michel Houellebecq
The story of what might have happened when author Michel Houellebecq disappeared during a promotional tour.
Land Ho!
Two old friends take a trip to Iceland.
Love Is Strange
The consequences of a gay marriage on family and friends.
Lucky Them
A music journalist goes on a troubling journey into her own past.


Mala Mala
A documentary about the trans community in Puerto Rico.
Night Moves
Three people plot an act of eco-terrorism.
Point And Shoot
How a naive American with OCD joined the Libyan revolution.
Palo Alto
Snapshot of teenage angst.


Starred Up
A young offender is relocated to the adult prison where his father is locked up.


Venus In Fur
An actress endeavours to convince a director of her talents so she can win a part in the play based on Sacher-Masoch's novel.
Documentary charting the dangers that threaten the last home of the mountain gorillas... and those who look after them.
Restless New Yorkers try to find happiness.
Young Bodies Heal Quickly
Two boys go on the run after committing a crime.
You know the story: sexy teens head to a secluded lakeside cabin for a weekend of debauched fun, only to be menaced by a mysterious force picking them off one by one. But here, the culprit proves to be a horde of rabid zombie beavers.

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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