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October 31

SONG WITHOUT A NAME – CANCION SIN NOMBRE (12A)

SONG WITHOUT A NAME – CANCION SIN NOMBRE (12A) Director: Melina León Runtime: 1h 37m Cast: Pamela Mendoza Arpi, Tommy Párraga, Kimberly Grant, Maykol Hernández, Ruth Armas Synopsis: Peru, at the height of the political crisis of the 1980’s. Georgina is a young woman from the Andes whose newborn daughter is stolen at a fake […]

October 28

The Painter and The Thief (15)

The Painter and The Thief (15) Director: Benjamin Ree Runtime: 1h42m Cast: Karl Bertil-Nordland, Barbora Kysilkova, Øystein Stene   Synopsis: An artist befriends the thief who stole her paintings. She becomes his closest ally when he is severely hurt in a car crash and needs full time care, even if her paintings are not found. […]

October 28

Carmilla (15)

Carmilla (15) Director: Emily Harris Runtime: 94 minutes Cast: Tobias Menzies, Jessica Raine, Greg Wise, Hannah Rae, Devrim Lingnau Synopsis: Inspired by the famed vampire novella, this 19th-century coming-of-age romance chronicles the relationship between sheltered teen Lara and a mysterious young woman who arrives at her remote estate after a carriage accident nearby. The girls […]

October 25

TIME (12)

TIME (12) Director: Garrett Bradley Runtime 1hr21 Synopsis: Fox Rich is a fighter. The entrepreneur, abolitionist and mother of six boys has spent the last two decades campaigning for the release of her husband, Rob G. Rich, who is serving a 60-year sentence for a robbery they both committed in 1997 in a moment of […]

October 15

BEING A HUMAN PERSON

BEING A HUMAN PERSON Director: Fred Scott Runtime: 90 minutes Cast: Roy Andersson Synopsis: Set across a three year time period, ‘Being a Human Person’ tracks the ups and downs of Swedish auteur Roy Andersson’s unique, immersive – and at times arduous – method of filmmaking, and examines the true legacy of a master storyteller […]

October 13

A PERFECTLY NORMAL FAMILY (EN HELT ALMINDELIG FAMILIE) (PG)

A PERFECTLY NORMAL FAMILY (EN HELT ALMINDELIG FAMILIE) (PG) Director: Malou Reymann Runtime: 97 minutes Cast: Kaya Toft Loholt, Mikkel BoeFølsgaard, Rigmor Rante, Neel Rønholt Synopsis: Emma (11) has a perfectly normal family until one day it turns out that her dad, Thomas, is transgender. As Thomas becomes Agnete, both father and daughter struggle to […]

October 13

I Am Woman (15)

I Am Woman (15) Director: Unjoo Moon Runtime: 116 minutes Cast: Tilda Cobham-Hervey, Danielle Macdonald, Evan Peters, Matty Cardarople,                                                                          […]

October 11

Kajillionaire (12A)

Kajillionaire (12A) Director: Miranda July Runtime: 105 minutes Cast: Evan Rachel Wood, Gina Rodriguez, Richard Jenkins, Debra Winger Synopsis: From acclaimed writer/director Miranda July comes a profoundly moving and wildly original comedy. Con-artists Theresa and Robert Dyne have spent 26 years training their only daughter, Old Dolio, to swindle, scam, and steal at every opportunity. […]

September 29

Eternal Beauty (15)

Eternal Beauty (15) Director: Craig Roberts Runtime: 1hr35m Cast: Sally Hawkins, Alice Lowe, Billie Piper, Robert Pugh, Morfydd Clark, Paul Hilton, Boyd Clack, Elysia Welch, David Thewlis, Penelope Wilton, Boyd Clack, Robert Aramayo Synopsis: When Jane is dumped at the altar, she has a breakdown and spirals into a chaotic world, where love (both real […]

September 28

SCHEMERS (15)

SCHEMERS (15) Director: Runtime: 1h31m Cast: Conor Berry, Sean Connor, Grant R Keelan, Tara Lee, Alastair Thomson Mills SYNOPSIS: Davie is a dreamer from the council schemes, constantly hustling for his next buck, then losing it on the horses. After a football injury, Davie falls for trainee nurse Shona  and tries to impress her by […]