200 Meters
A man from the West Bank finds himself taking the smuggling route to Israel to be with his family.
Careless Crime
On a very ordinary day, four ordinary people decide to set fire to a cinema packed with people.

D

Dear Comrades!
A devout communist witnesses a government shooting during a strike - which changes her life forever.
The Disciple
Chaitanya Tamhane's masterfully composed second feature examines a lifetime journey devoted to the art of Indian classical music.
The Flood Won't Come
A war-weary general oversees his troops close to home.
Ghosts
Four lives intersect on day in Istanbul.
The Human Voice
Drama about a woman traumatised by the end of a relationship.

I

In Between Dying
A man goes on a journey of discovery sparked by a series of accidents.

M

Never Gonna Snow Again
A masseur from the East enters the lives of the rich residents of a bland, walled off community.
The New Gospel
Hybrid documentary about the life of Jesus and the current struggles of migrant workers in Italy.
Nomadland
A woman in her sixties who, after losing everything following the Great Recession, embarks on a journey through the American West, lives as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.
Notturno
Documentary about the everyday life in the Middle East that lies behind the continuing tragedy of civil wars, ferocious dictatorships, foreign invasions and interference, up to the murderous apocalypse of ISIS.
One Night In Miami
In the aftermath of Cassius Clay’s defeat of Sonny Liston in 1964, the young boxer meets with friends Malcolm X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown to decide the course of his life, and possibly that of civil rights history.
Preparations To Be Together For An Unknown Period Of Time
A lonely neurosurgeon falls in love but when she moves to Budapest to be with him, the love of her life says they've never met before.

R

Tragic Jungle
Deep in the Mayan jungle, a lawless territory where myths abound, a group of Mexican gum workers cross paths with Agnes, a mysterious young Belizean woman.

V

The Wasteland
A hard-working brick factory worker faces the closure of his workplace and the fading of his dreams
The Whaler Boy
A teenager embarks on an unexpected journey after becoming obsessed with an erotic webcam girl.
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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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French Film Festival
UK wide celebration of Gallic film

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