Ad Astra
An astronaut travels to the outer edge of the solar system in a bid to find his missing father and ensure the survival of the planet.
Atlantis
In a near-future war-torn Ukraine a man with PTSD takes a volunteer job exhuming the dead.
Corpus Christi
Daniel who experiences a spiritual transformation in a Youth Detention Centre. The crime he commits prevents him from applying to the seminary... but Daniel has no intention of giving up his dream.
Crash
After being caught up in a violent crash, a quiet man with a struggling marriage discovers a cult of car crash sex fetishists.

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The Domain
Chronicle of a Portugese family who own a large estate on the banks of the Tagus, tracking them down the decades.
Ema
A dancer and her choreographer husband find themselves trying to stop their lives falling apart after an adoption goes awry.
Eyes Wide Shut
A doctor embarks on a sexual adventure after a chance remark by his wife leads him to question monogamy.

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The Incredible Shrinking Man
Following exposure to a mysterious gas, a man begins to shrink - and doesn't stop.
Joker
Origin story of Batman's arch nemesis.
Just 6.5
Action film sees a young cop take on a drug lord.
The Kingmaker
Documentary about the Marcos family and Imelda's continued influence on politics in the Philippines.

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Marriage Story
A couple find themselves in a messier divorce than they imagined.
Moffie
Drama following a conscript through his military service in the South African Defence Force in the 1980s.
The Perfect Candidate
A young female Saudi doctor decides to run for election.

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A Son
After a child is shot and needs a transplant, a family secret is exposed.
The Truth
A reunion between a French cinema star and her daughter descends into confrontation.
News

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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Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema
US streaming edition of a Romanian filmmaking retrospective

Edinburgh International Film Festival
Scotland's oldest film festival

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Touring festival of films with a human rights focus

Sheffield DocFest
Britain's premier factual film festival

Cheltenham International Film Festival

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