Welcome to the films out now in the United States.

30 July 2021

A gifted graffiti artist tries to find his way after the loss of his mother.
The Offering
A man racked by guilt undertakes a complex scheme to win back the woman he abandoned 20 years previously.
Hans is a self-confident, cocksure man who decides to visit his parents on the other side of the country. With his wife and two young daughters along for the ride, the road trip goes well. Until a road raging, traffic fight with a weird van driver causes a major family upset. Ed, the van driver, wants revenge.
Reformed ex-con Wayland returns to his hometown and reconnects with his high school girlfriend Dolores, now a single mom with dreams of Hollywood in Doyle’s fable-like tale of second chances.

29 July 2021

The Boy Behind The Door
When two boys are kidnapped, one manages to escape, but he's determined not to abandon his friend.

23 July 2021

Here After
A recently deceased man is told that he cannot proceed to Paradise without going back to Earth and finding his soulmate.
Alvin Ailey was a visionary artist who found salvation through dance. Told in his own words and through the creation of a dance inspired by his life, this immersive portrait follows a man who, when confronted by a world that refused to embrace him, determined to build one that would.

22 July 2021

The lives of three cousins intertwine across decades despite one of them being taken away from her family as a child.

20 July 2021

A newlywed couple moves into a house in the middle of woods only to discover that the surrounding forest is host to sinister supernatural powers which turn them against each other.

15 July 2021

The Call
In the fall of 1987, a group of small-town friends must survive the night in the home of a sinister couple.

13 July 2021

A story of love, loss, and redemption in the seedy underbelly of Maine.
The Body Fights Back
A feature documentary about five people navigating the paradoxes of diet culture.

09 July 2021

Running Against The Wind
When one boy takes up photography and his best friend takes up running, their paths diverge, but fate will bring them back together.
American 965
An investigation that raises new questions about the tragic accident of American Airlines flight 965 on the evening of December 20th, 1995.
A dramatisation of the life of Moomins creator Tove Jansson.
Love Type D
A woman who believes she has a 'loser in love gene' goes on the hunt of her exes in a bid to change her romantic future.

07 July 2021

Black Widow
Natasha Romanoff confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises.

05 July 2021

A scientist's experiments with breeding dinosaurs get out of hand.

02 July 2021

The Tomorrow War
Time travellers arrive with a warning about the future and to recruit people from the present to join the fight. A schoolteacher signs up.
The Neutral Ground
In December 2015, the New Orleans City Council voted to remove four Confederate monuments from public grounds. A forceful group of critics protested the decision, and fearing retaliation, no crew would agree to remove the statues.

30 June 2021

A broken man flees the world and finds himself in a cave. His escape becomes a radical confrontation with his dreams, his memories and demonic visions.

29 June 2021

Bloodsisters: Leather, Dykes And Sadomasochism
Eight self-described leather dykes discuss queer politics, power and self-determination.

28 June 2021

Documentary follows researchers working to finally decode the communication of humpback whales.

26 June 2021

All Things Bakelite: The Age Of Plastic
A documentary about the 'father of modern plastics', Leo Hendrik Baekeland.

25 June 2021

A dramatisation of what happened when a legendary gangster asked a writer to pen his biography.
Too Late
A lonely assistant finally finds love and must escape her monster of a boss before she and her new love become his next meal.
Werewolves Within
A newly assigned forest ranger checks into a quaint Vermont inn just as a snowstorm cuts him and the eccentric townsfolk off from civilization. Yet frigid weather isn’t their biggest concern - that’d be the bloodthirsty creature picking them off one by one.

24 June 2021

God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunya
A Macedonian woman throws herself into a traditionally men-only ceremony, kicking up a ruckus and standing her ground.

23 June 2021

Finding Ophelia
A young man becomes obsessed by a woman he keeps seeing in his dreams.

22 June 2021

Bad Detectives
Two young women try to solve the murder of their detective grandfathers.

19 June 2021

Miss Juneteenth
Turquoise, a former beauty queen turned hardworking single mother, prepares her rebellious teenage daughter for the “Miss Juneteenth” pageant, hoping to keep her from repeating the same mistakes in life that she did.

18 June 2021

School's Out Forever
A 15-year old flees to his school after an apocalyptic event.
Les Nôtres
A small town starts to come apart at the seams after the discovery that a 13-year-old is pregnant - and determined not to explain it.
Rita Moreno: Just A Girl Who Decided To Go For It
Profile of the West Side Story star.

14 June 2021

The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard
A bodyguard and two assassins team up to stop the destruction of Europe.
A discontented New York family woman called unexpectedly to Tuscany to execute her estranged mother's will. There, she deciphers visions of her forgotten childhood and confronts a terrifying spectre.

11 June 2021

A mum tries to reconnect with her daughter as the younger woman struggles with a degenerative illness.

08 June 2021

The Land Of Azaba
A film about ecological restoration and the a worldwide movement to turn back the tide of mass extinction and restore planet Earth to ecological balance.
Erratum 2037
After a high school student accidentally intercepts a message from the future, he is kidnapped and sent into the future where he has to stop the mad plans of an evil genius.
The Amusement Park
An elderly gentleman goes for what he assumes will be an ordinary day at the amusement park, only to find himself in the middle of a hellish nightmare instead.

07 June 2021

16 Blocks
For a New York cop and his witness, the distance between life and death is 16 blocks long.

04 June 2021

Edge Of The World
The story of James Brooke, who defied the British Empire to rule a jungle kingdom in 1840s Borneo, and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy, slavery and head-hunting.
Road Head
Three friends take a road trip to the Mojave desert where their complicated relationships are pushed to their breaking point as the group encounters a reclusive, murderous cult.
My Tender Matador
A passionate relationship flourishes between a lonely transvestite and a young guerrilla during the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile, putting both of them in danger.
After encountering a man from his past, a young man attempts to piece together his fragmented recollections about taking an experimental drug called Mercury, which could be connected to a girl's disappearance.
Death In Texas
Recently released from prison, Billy will do whatever it takes to save the only person who has stuck by him, his mother Grace who desperately needs a liver transplant and she is all out of legal options.
City Of Ali
A documentary about Muhammad Ali's funeral and what he meant to the people of his home town, Louisville, Kentucky

01 June 2021

The Sound Of Identity
In the spotlight of global media coverage, the first transgender woman ever to perform as Don Giovanni in a professional opera makes her historic debut in one of the reddest states in the US.
A version of Hamlet focusing on the Danish prince's bond with his best friend.
Changing The Game
Transgender high school athletes from across the US compete at the top of their fields, while also challenging the boundaries and perceptions of fairness and discrimination.

The humanity of the story Melissa Haizlip on Ellis Haizlip, Black creativity and Mr. Soul!

Capturing trailblazers Sushmit Ghosh and Rintu Thomas on fighting prejudice and the importance of journalism in Writing With Fire

Having a treasure Gregory Monro on Eyes Wide Shut, Barry Lyndon, Full Metal Jacket, the Aryan Papers, and Napoleon

Closely observed Annalise Lockhart on ghosts, invisibility and making Inheritance

Casting spells Jimmy Giannopoulos on Emory Cohen, Ewan McGregor and Lorraine Bracco in The Birthday Cake

San Sebastian announces New Directors titles 13 films vie for prize

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