Archive for "Season 2016/17"

Diplomatie (12a)

“The performances are excellent.” – The Guardian. Late summer 1944, the Nazis decided if they could not have Paris, no one else would either. The…

Tangerines (15)

“A tremendous, old-fashioned anti war film, by turns touching, moving and suspenseful.” Peter Bradshaw – Guardian. An elderly tangerine farmer offers tense hospitality to two…

Taxi Tehran (12a)

A road trip movie with a difference. Director Jafar Panahi faced house arrest and has been banned from film-making in his homeland. He also plays…

Still Life (12a)

A compassionate council clerk in the Registry of Deaths determines to discover the relatives of a man who died alone, and apparently unloved; in doing…

Marshland (15)

“Marshland is a must-see on the big screen.” – Variety. A Spanish edge-of-your-seat detective thriller set in the 1980s as the country emerges from dictatorship…

Sing Street (12a)

With difficulties at home in 1980s Dublin and a new rough school to get used to, Conor decides to make his mark and impress the…

Talvar (15)

Riveting and suspenseful police investigation into an Indian double homicide. Based on an actual case, it is both an excellent mystery thriller, and a commentary…

Mustang (15)

Set in a village in present day Turkey at the start of the summer, five orphan sisters are spotted playing with boys at the beach.…

Timbuktu (12a)

“Abderrahmane Sissako’s film about religious intolerance is full of life, irony and poetry.” Tim Robey- Telegraph. Kidane and his family live in tune with their…

Love & Friendship (U)

Based on a Jane Austen novella, this deliciously sharp comedy is tale of manipulation and matchmaking centred on the beautiful but scheming Lady Susan Vernon.…

Trumbo (15)

Reds under tinsel town beds. Trumbo records the life’s work of a brilliant screen-writer blacklisted for ‘un-American activities’ in the McCarthyite witch hunts of the…

Julieta (15)

“A guilt- soaked pleasure.” Tim Robey – Telegraph. Based on three short stories by Alice Munro the film follows a middle aged Julieta as she…

Rams (15)

Two brothers live next to each other but have not spoken for forty years. Their response to a mutual crisis is in turn melancholic and…

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict (15)

A hilarious well crafted biography following the antics of the eccentric socialite Peggy Guggenheim as she pursues her obsession with creating a “Modern Art Gallery”…