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LEAVE NO TRACE
USA 2018, 109 mins, 13

“One of the best films of 2018” The Atlantic
Directed: Debra Granik (Winter’s Bone)
Starring: Ben Foster, Thomasin McKenzie.

Based on the book My Abandonment by Peter Rock, comes this highly acclaimed film about a father and his 13-year-old daughter, who are living an ideal outdoors existence, when a small mistake derails their lives forever.

“Brilliant work.” 100% Rotten Tomatoes
“A pitch perfect performance from teenage Thomasin McKenzie in a flawless, deeply affecting film.” 5* The Guardian
“Unforgettable experience.” Playlist
“Powerful.” Los Angeles Times
“Nothing less than sublime.” Reelviews

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THE CHILDREN ACT
UK/USA 2017, 105 mins, 13LP

Based on the best-selling novel by Ian McEwan.
Directed: Richard Eyre (Notes on a Scandal)
Starring: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Fionn Whitehead.

We all make choices. Hers make history.
In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer, despite the family’s refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.

“Soulful and sophisticated adult drama.” IndieWire.
“The two central performances could hardly be better.” Hollywood Reporter
“Riveting … brims with intelligence, sophistication, and intrigue.” TIFF
“Emma Thompson gives one of the most moving performances of her entire career.” Hollywood Reporter
“Bracingly intelligent.” The Guardian
“Beautifully complex.” Variety

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BLACKKKLANSMAN

USA 2018, 135 mins, 16BDLPV

Based on a crazy, outrageous, incredible true story.

Winner of the Grand Prix at Cannes, 2018.

Directed: Spike Lee (Malcolm X, Do the Right Thing).

Starring: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier, Topher Grace.

From the producers of Get Out, and from visionary filmmaker Spike Lee, comes the true story of an American hero.

It’s the early 1970s, and Ron Stallworth is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a name for himself, he bravely sets out on a daring mission: to infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan.

“A vital and timely work that’s up there with Spike Lee’s best, with a gut-wrenching sting in the tail.” Empire
“Accompanied by an expressively lush jazz-blues score by Terence Blanchard, viewers are in for a sensory treat …. wildly entertaining and wisely prescient …” The Washington Post.
“Both hilarious and exquisitely direct … angry as well as hugely entertaining.” Time
“Funny and furious … so powerful.” IndieWire
“An entertaining spectacle.” The Guardian

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CRAZY RICH ASIANS
USA 2018, 121 mins, 13DLP

Based on the best-selling novel.
Directed: Jon.M. Chu.
Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon)

The Only Thing Crazier Than Love Is Family.

The contemporary romantic comedy-drama follows a young Asian-American woman who travels to meet her boyfriend’s family, and is surprised when she discovers that they are among the richest in Singapore. Critically and commercially acclaimed, the film is a popular box-office hit. A sequel has already been given the green light by the studio.

“Nothing short of brilliant. A must-watch film.” 5* Cape Argus (Tonight)
“A terrific cast and a surfeit of visual razzle dazzle.”93% Rotten Tomatoes.
“Bright, buoyant and hilarious with quality performances.” Hugely enjoyable.” Wall Street Journal.
“Emotionally layered, culturally specific and frequently hilarious, a transportive delight, with food montages to die for and a wedding processional so exquisite I started crying at its sheer beauty.” Slate.
“A truly fun cinematic experience.” ABC News.

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THE WIFE
UK/SWEDEN 2017, 100 mins, 16DLSV

Directed: Bjorn Runge.
Starring: Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Christian Slater.

Behind any great man, there’s always a greater woman.
A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.
An incisive study of celebrity, marriage and the creative process, the film explodes the old notion that behind every great man stands a great woman.
Based on the novel by Meg Wolitzer, The Wife is a poignant, funny and emotional journey; a celebration of womanhood, self-discovery and liberation.

“An intriguing film about a troubled marriage and a gigantic secret with an astonishing performance by Glenn Close.” Spirituality and Practice.
“It is a smart, supremely watchable and entertaining film, and Close gives a wonderful star turn.” 5* The Guardian
“The film that could finally win Glenn Close an Oscar.” Vanity Fair
“An intelligent screen drama that unfolds with real juice and suspense.” New York Times
“A crackerjack adult drama that keeps you riveted.” Deadline Hollywood
“The Wife, a funny and fierce showcase for Close’s prodigious talents … you can’t take your eyes off her.” Rolling Stone


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CHRISTOPHER ROBIN
USA 2018, 104 mins, PGV

Sooner or later, our past catches up to you.

Directed: Marc Forster (The Kite Runner)
Starring: Ewan McGregor, Jim Cummings. Hayley Atwell, Peter Capaldi.

In this heartwarming live action Disney adventure, the young boy who loved embarking on adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood with a band of spirited and loveable stuffed animals, has grown up and lost his way. Now its up to his childhood friends, to venture into our world and help Christopher Robin remember the loving and playful boy who is still inside.

The film is inspired by A.A. Milne and E.H. Shepard’s book Winnie-The-Pooh.

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THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY

UK/France 2018, 124 mins, 13DLV

From the producers of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel!

Director: Mike Newell (Four Weddings and a Funeral)
Starring: Lily James, Michael Huisman, Glen Powell, Jessica Brown Findlay

To give them hope, she must tell them their story.

Based on the best-selling novel by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows, a beautiful story of love, friendship and the sadness of friends lost.

London 1946. Juliet, a charismatic and free-spirited writer, receives a letter from a member of a mysterious literary club started in Nazi-occupied Guernsey.

Juliet decides to visit the island and meets the delightfully eccentric members of the literary society including the rugged and intriguing Dawsey. As the secrets from their wartime past unfold, Juliet’s growing attachment to the island, the book club and her affection for Dawsey will change the course of her life forever.

“Fantastic … what a film.” User Review, IMDB
“Well told, beautifully acted.” Empire
“Elegant and engaging.” London Evening Standard
“Nourishment for the heart and soul.” Matt’s Movie Reviews
“Winningly warm.” Shadows on the wall
“Rewarding and entertaining.” Daily Mirror (UK)

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MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN
UK/USA 2018, 114 mins, 10-12PGD

The Feel-Good Cinema Event Returns.
Directed: Ol Parker.
Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep, Lily James, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters, Cher.

Ten years after the success of Mamma Mia! The Movie, you are invited to return to the magical Greek island in an all-new original musical comedy based on the songs of Abba.
Join the party. Meet the family and discover how it all began. Get ready to have the time of your life.

“A joyful, blissed-out summer treat.” US Weekly
“When all is said and done you might even be tempted to go again.” Empire
“It’s a delight … you’ll love it … there’s something for everyone… pure joy.” Cosmopolitan


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