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ISLE OF DOGS
USA/Germany 2018, 101 mins, 10-12PGLV

From the director of Fantastic Mr Fox & The Grand Budapest Hotel!
Directed: Wes Anderson.
Starring: The voices of Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray, Jeff Goldblum, Edward Norton, Bryan Cranston and many others.

Set in a dystopian near-future Japan, the stop-motion animated comedy film follows a young man who goes in search of his dog once the whole species is banished to an island after a canine-flu outbreak.

“Wes Anderson’s wildest and waggiest yet, expanding his wondrous, inventive vision while retaining his meticulous compositions.” Common Sense Media
“Looks and sounds like nothing we’ve encountered before.” Wall Street Journal.
“A delight, funny, touching and full of heartfelt warmth and wit.” The Guardian.
“A five-star movie that doesn’t put a paw wrong.” The Irish Times.

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ON CHESIL BEACH
UK 2017, 110 mins, 16LVNS

Based on the bestseller by Ian McEwan.
Directed: Dominic Cooke.
Starring: Saoirse Ronan (Lady Bird), Billy Howle, Emily Watson.

Set in the summer of 1962, the film centres on a young couple of drastically different backgrounds. Following the pair through their idyllic courtship, it explores sex and the societal pressure that can accompany physical intimacy, leading to an awkward and fatal wedding night.

“Exquisitely delicate … an enchanting but sad love story.” The Hollywood Reporter.
“Funny, entrancing and heartbreaking … Saoirse Ronan is remarkable.” Variety
“Show-stopping performances.” Indiewire

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A WRINKLE IN TIME
USA 2018, 110 mins, PGV

Based on the classical novel by Madeleine L’Engie.
Directed: Ava DuVernay.
Staring: Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine, Storm Reid.

How far will you go for family?

The science fantasy adventure follows a young girl who, with the help of three astral travelers, sets off on a quest to find her father, who went missing after discovering a new planet.

“Visually gorgeous, big-hearted and quite moving.” Rotten Tomatoes.
“Awash in bold colours, bright patterns and ebullient kids, the film dazzles its way across time and space.” The Wrap
“Ambitious, hopeful and imaginative.” IGN
“Carries a great sense of wonder and awe.” Super Reviewer, Rotten Tomatoes
“Charming yarn that embraces diversity and girl power.” The Guardian

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HEREDITARY
USA 2018, 127 mins, 16DHLNV
An Exorcist for a new generation
Directed: Ari Aster.
Starring: Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne, Milly Shapiro.

Evil runs in the family.
A family becomes haunted following the death of its reclusive grandmother.

“’Hereditary’ uses its classic setup as the framework for a harrowing, uncommonly unsettling horror film whose cold touch lingers long after the closing credits.” 98% Rotten Tomatoes.
“The scariest film for years.” BBC
“Bone-chilling.” The Hollywood Reporter
“Collette gives a terrific, hypnotic performance in Aster’s rivetingly shot horror debut.”
5* The Guardian
“A modern day horror masterpiece.” USA Today
“Creepy beyond belief.” rogerebert.com

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PLUCK: a film not just about the chicken
SA 2017, 73 mins, PG
Directed: Joëlle Chesselet and Lloyd Ross

Gender? Politics? Race? Xenophobia? Religion? To Nando’s - it’s all free range.

Filmmakers Ross and Chesselet take a deep dive into South Africa’s history through the brutally honest lens of Mzanzi’s favourite chicken establishment. The film takes a look at the inception of their notoriously memorable and witty advertisements and pulls back the curtain on the biggest laughs, shocks and controversies that made Nando’s one of South Africa’s most recognizable global brands.

Pluck explores the brand’s use of humour in order to engage with customers - by highlighting its unique and satirical approach to their marketing. The film is able to explore what makes Nando’s so successful and how it continues to extend its appeal far beyond our borders, proving that humour, the capacity for laughter, is common to us all.

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ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD
USA/UK 2017, 133 mins, 16LVD
J. Paul Getty had a fortune.
Everyone else paid the price.
Directed: Ridley Scott
Starring: Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer (nominated for an Oscar), Mark Wahlberg. Inspired by true events, the film follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III
and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. It becomes a race against time that ultimately reveals the true and lasting value of love over money.
“Absorbing and compelling.” Rotten Tomatoes
“A very entertaining parable about money and what it can’t buy.” The Guardian
“Epic and poignant.” The New Paper

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FINDING YOUR FEET
UK 2017, 111 mins, 13DL
Winner of the Audience Award for Best Film – Palm Springs Int Film Fest!
Directed: Richard Loncraine
Starring: Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley, Celia Imrie.
Everyone deserves a second dance.
On the eve of retirement, a middle class, judgmental snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend. She is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner-city council estate. Her sister drags her to a community dance class, where she gradually finds her feet, and romance in the feel-good film of the year.
“A frisky charmer of a movie, with a stunning final image, that will leave you cheering.”
Good Times
“It is brilliantly acted and completely endearing, emotional and delightfully charming and funny.” Roadside Attraction
“Big-hearted, touching, smartly-written and beautifully performed by a hugely talented cast.” Sun Express

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PLEASE STAND BY
USA 2017, 93 mins, 10-12PGL
From the producers of Up in the Air and Juno!
Directed: Ben Lewin (The Sessions).
Starring: Dakota Fanning, Toni Collette.
You can’t blend in when you were born to stand out.
A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in an attempt to submit her manuscript to a Star Trek writing competition.
Boldly go!
“Offbeat, feelgood indie film.” Variety
“Dakota Fanning is outstanding.” Film Journal International.
“Likely to win you over.” Film Inquiry.

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TULLY
USA 2018, 96 mins, 16DLNS

From the people who brought you Juno and Young Adult!

Directed: Jason Reitman.
Starring: Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis.
Written by Diablo Cody (Juno).

See how the mother half lives.
The friendship of a mother of three and her babysitter.

“Tully delves into the modern parenthood experience with an admirably deft blend of humour and raw honesty, brought to life by an outstanding performance by Charlize Theron.” Rotten Tomatoes
“Tully is emotionally complex, bleakly funny … a tragicomic triumph … a marvelous movie.” The Guardian.
“Charlize Theron and Mackenzie Davis are dynamite together. Razor sharp and ruthlessly honest.” Indiewire.
“Funny, touching and vital.” Rolling Stone.

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FILM STARS DON’T DIE IN LIVERPOOL
(UK 2017, 106 MINS, 13LSN)

Love. Just like in the movies.
Directed: Paul McGuigan

Starring: Annette Bening, Jamie Bell (Billy Elliot), Julie Walters, Vanessa Redgrave

Based on a true story, and drawing on the memoir by Peter Turner, the film follows the relationship between Turner and the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress, Gloria Grahame, in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her younger lover, quickly grows into a deeper relationship. Their passion and lust for life is tested to the limits by events beyond their control.

“Beautifully made, witty and incredibly moving.” Radio Times
“There is a tremendous warmth and tenderness in this sweet, sad love story.” The Guardian
“Bening is incredible.” The Playlist
“Wonderful … inspiring.” User Review


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