A troubled eleven-year-old boy at a prestigious East Coast music school clashes with the school's demanding choir master (Dustin Hoffman), in this inspiring drama.From acclaimed Canadian director François Girard (Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould, The Red Violin) comes a drama that the entire family can enjoy.
DIOR AND I is a tantalising ‘behind-the-seams’ glimpse at the making of Raf Simons’ first haute couture collection for Christian Dior.Established in the fashion world as a minimalist designer, Simons has both his reputation and the legacy of Dior on the line when appointed Creative Director of the iconic Parisian brand.
We are kicking off our Jacques Tati retrospective with an enticing double feature: Tati's first film JOUR DE FETE (1949) and his all-time hit MONSIEUR HULOT'S HOLIDAY (1953).
Slapstick prevails again when Jacques Tati’s eccentric, old- fashioned hero, Monsieur Hulot, is set loose in Villa Arpel, the geometric, oppressively ultramodern home of his brother-in-law, and in the antiseptic plastic hose factory where he gets a job.The second Hulot movie and Tati’s first color film, MON ONCLE is a supremely amusing satire of mechanized living and consumer society that earned the director the Academy Award for best foreign-language film.
LEVIATHAN is a gripping parable of class, faith and corruption, centering on a dispute bebtween a small-time mechanic and his local authorities that reaps unimaginable and extraordinary consequences.Kolya lives in a coastal village near the Barents Sea in northern Russia, runnng an auto-repair shop from the garage of his childhood home, shared with his young wife Lilya and his teenage son from a previous marriage.
The long-awaited and multi award-winning new film from Uberto Pasolini, producer of smash-hit The Full Monty, STILL LIFE is a poignant and inspirational drama about a quiet, optimistic and selfless man who finds joy in helping everyone but himself.For over 22 years, life for the unassuming John May (Eddie Marsan) has been his work for the local council in South London, finding the next of kin for those in his community who have passed away alone.
TESTAMENT OF YOUTH is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman’s point of view.A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge of despair and back again, it’s a film about young love, the futility of war and how to make sense of the darkest times.
THAT SUGAR FILM is one man’s journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar.
Rugby and farming are so heavily branded as symbols of national identity in New Zealand that you might wonder what relationship the images bear to real rugby-playing farmers in 2015.
The all-star cast of elderly greats from 2011’s smash hit The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel returns for this sequel that welcomes two new arrivals – Tamsin Greig (Tamara Drewe) and Richard Gere.
Academy Award winner Helen Mirren stars in the incredible story of Maria Altmann, a Jewish refugee who is forced to flee Vienna during World War II.