12/11/19 14/11/19
And Then We Danced

And Then We Danced is a vibrant and intense love story set in the dynamic but ultra-conservative world of traditional Georgian dance. Young male…

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19/11/19 21/11/19
Aquarela + Surface

Aquarela takes audiences on a deeply cinematic journey through the transformative beauty and raw power of water. Filmed at a rare 96…

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Army of Shadows

Following in the footsteps of her mother (Monique Bonnot, who was a legendary editor in her own right), Françoise Bonnot became one of the world’s…

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19/11/19 21/11/19

Winner of the Cannes Grand Prix, this striking debut feature by Mati Diop takes place in Dakar, Senegal, where workers on a vast newly-constructed…

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16/11/19 19/11/19
The Atom: A Love Affair

With a wealth of fantastic archive footage and a series of revealing interviews with those who had first hand experience, filmmaker Vicki Lesley tells…

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13/11/19 16/11/19

28-year-old Kantemir Balagov has marked himself out as a talent to watch, winning Best Director at Cannes (Un Certain Regard), for this achingly…

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