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Portrait of the ACT UP activist group, a direct action collective aiming to impact the lives of people with AIDS.
Above The Law
A robber's final heist becomes mixed up in a murder conspiracy.
The story of Gianni Agnelli, the legendary Italian industrialist and playboy, as told by family, friends, lovers, professional confidantes and rivals.
Bad Match
A playboy's life spirals out of control after he meets a woman through internet dating.
Beautiful Things
A symphony of consumerism and waste, built while detailing the lives of four men.
Brawl in Cell Block 99
A former boxer-turned-drug runner lands in a prison battleground after a deal gets deadly.
A film that reflects on the discomfiting significance of cannibalistic desire in human history and culture through the prism of one Japanese man, Issei Sagawa, and his unsettling relationship with his brother.
A couple embark on a bitter custody battle for their son.


Satire about a man who starts to think he would have a better life if only he could shrink himself.
A family's world is rocked when they are told about the death of their son.
Heal The Living
Drama about lives connected by an organ transplant.
Human Flow
An exploration into the global refugee crisis.


The Insult
A spat between Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee leads to division between their two communities.


An unexpected event during a day at the beach, forces a group of friends to grapple with loss.
Uninvited guests threaten a couple's relationship.
Nico, 1988
Biopic of the German singer, who sang with the Velvet Underground
No Date, No Signature
A pathologist is riven with guilt after the death of a child.


The Rape Of Recy Taylor
A documentary about the rape of a black Alabama woman by six white men in 1944, and its consequences.
Sami Blood
A Sámi girl experiences racism in the 1930s.
The Shape Of Water
A woman who works in a secret government lab discovers a classified experiment.
Strange Colours
A young woman finds herself in an alien landscape when she travels to a remote opal mining community to see her estranged, ill father.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
A grieving mother takes on a town's police chief after the murder of her daughter goes unsolved.
Under The Tree
A spat between neighbours over a garden tree spirals out of control.


Victoria And Abdul
Queen Victoria's friendship with a young Indian clerk.

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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Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:

The London LGBTQ Film Festival

Glasgow Short Film Festival
Scotland's premier celebration of short film returns

New York's Rendez-Vous With French Cinema
US celebration of Francophone film

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Festival focusing on taking action against injustice

Glasgow Film Festival
Festival returns for 14th edition

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