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Society / Political / Crime / Investigation
A film by Havana Marking & Sam Hobkinson
84' | UK, USA | 2018 | HD
A Malaysian wealth fund is looted of US$3.5 billion. With little to go on, dogged investigative reporters from The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Hollywood Reporter retrace the dirty money, via real estate deals and movie financing including “The Wolf of Wall Street”, back to the top echelons of the Malaysian government.
Society / Political / nature / aNIMALS
A film by Jon Kasbe
"A genuine dramatic punch"
52', 79' | USA | 2018 | HD
In the Kenyan bush, a small-time ivory dealer fights to stay on top while forces mobilize to destroy his trade. When he turns to his younger cousin, a conflicted wildlife ranger who hasn’t been paid in months, they both see a possible lifeline. Read more…
IN PRODUCTION - DUE 2019
A film by Mark Cousins
16 X 60’ | UK | 2019 | HD
Over a thousand film clips spanning 13 decades, across 5 continents, over 16 hours, Women Make Film is an epic exploration of cinema history through the lens of some the world’s greatest directors – all women. Narrated by Tilda Swinton, Jane Fonda and more, shot and edited by Mark Cousins - life, love, politics, humour and death, are all explored and examined in this cinematic road-trip like no other. Read more…
Society / Political
A film by Chris Martin
93’ | Uk | 2018 | HD
Legendary war correspondent Marie Colvin and photographer Paul Conroy were no strangers to danger but their last mission together would shock the world, this is the story of that fatal, final mission. An adaptation of Conroy's book, Chris Martin's film unfolds like a thriller showing the horrors that those who risk their lives to uncover the truth endure. Read more…
A film by Lauren Greenfield
108' | USA | 2017 | HD
Generation Wealth is the fruition of a twenty-five-year documentary inquiry into what has been called “the influence of affluence”. In the era when Donald Trump becomes president, Lauren Greenfield's film is a searing exploration of the aspiration for wealth. Read more…
Auteurs / CINEMA
A film by Mark Cousins
"Intriguing and illuminating"
The Hollywood Reporter
115’ | UK | 2018 | HD
Filmmaker Mark Cousins dives deep into the visual world of legendary director and actor Orson Welles to reveal a portrait of the artist as he’s never been seen before – through his own eyes, sketched with his own hand, painted with his own brush. Read more…
SPORTs / ARTS & CULTURE
A film by Steven Cantor
"Brings together the world’s foremost dance talent"
74', 52' | Usa | 2018 | HD
Produced by Emmy-winning Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men, The Handmaid's Tale) and directed by Steven Cantor (Dancer), the film portrays the groundbreaking dance series Ballet Now which unites the world’s foremost dance talent for an international collaboration. Read more…
A film by Erick Stoll & Chase Whiteside
"Blows up an intimate family portrait"
76', 52' | USA | 2018 | HD
América is the uplifting, soulful story of three brothers who are brought together to care for their charismatic 93- year-old grandmother, América. The brothers, who are still young men, must confront the chasm between adolescent yearning and adult responsibilities as they learn to provide for her daily needs. Read more…
A film by Steve Loveridge
"It's a thrill"
95’ | Sri Lanka, UK, USA | 2018 | HD
Drawn from a never-before-seen cache of personal footage spanning decades, MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A. is an intimate portrait of the Sri Lankan artist and musician who continues to shatter conventions. Read more…
current affairs / tv
A film by Alba Sotorra
77’, 52’ | GERMANY, Spain, Syria | 2018 | HD
On the frontline of the Syrian war, a 30-year-old commander leads her female battalion to retake an ISIS-controlled city and emerges severely wounded, forcing her to redefine herself in this empowering tale of emancipation and freedom. Read more…
ARTS & CULTURE
A film by Nathaniel Kahn
"Brilliant and captivating"
99' | USA | 2018 | HD
Deep dive into the rarefied world of contemporary art where everything can be bought and sold, The Price of Everything is a stunning expose of the role of art in today’s consumerist society. Read more…
A film by Nick Budabin
"It’s such a thrill to watch"
82' | USA | 2018 | HD
An underdog basketball player from Chicago goes on a meteoric rise to become one of the best college point guards in the nation. But while he pursues dreams of the NBA, his success contrasts with the effects of gun violence on his friends back home. Read more…
A film by Lorna Tucker
78’, 53' | Uk | 2018 | HD
With exclusive, unprecedented access, Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist is the first film to encompass the remarkable story of Vivienne’s life, her fashion, her personality, her activism and her cultural importance. Read more…
ARTS & CULTURE
A film by Heather Lenz
80’ | USA | 2018 | HD
This is the fascinating story of the queen of polka dots, Yayoi Kusama, one of the most popular artists in the world today. The film traces Kusama’s trajectory from a conservative upbringing in Japan to battling sexism and racism in 1960s NYC to her unstoppable rise to international fame. Read more…
Fashion / lgbtq+
A film by James Crump
"A dizzying dip into the cult of celebrity"
90' | UK | 2017 | HD
Featuring Jessica Lange, Jerry Hall, Karl Lagerfeld, Bill Cunningham, Yves Saint Laurent and many more. An intimate portrait of Antonio Lopez, the most influential fashion illustrator of the 1970s and his colourful and sometimes outrageous milieu. Read more…
in production - DUE 2019
A film by Reiner Holzemer
90', 52’ | Germany, belgium | 2019 | HD
A look at Martin Margiela, the fashion world's answer to Banksy, an elusive and enigmatic designer whose revolutionary creations changed the face of fashion while remaining completely anonymous. Read more…
A film by Göran Hugo Olsson
"This film is a startling, even sensational event."
80’ | Sweden, USA, Denmark | 2018 | HD
The Beales of Grey Gardens, Big Edie and Little Edie take centre stage in That Summer. The film uncovers footage lost for decades shot by Andy Warhol, Peter Beard and the socialite sister of Jackie Onassis, Lee Radziwill. Read more…
SPORTS / LGBTQ+
A film by James Erskine
89’ | Uk | 2018 | HD
The greatest ice skater of all time, John Curry transformed a dated sport into an art form and made history by becoming the first openly gay Olympian in a time when homosexuality was not even fully legal. Read more…