Director(s): Virginia Gilbert Cast: James Fox, Natalie Dormer, Brenda Fricker, Paul Nicholls
Long-time-married couple Joseph and Brenda have done what many only dream of and retired to the beautiful South of France to live out the rest of their days as if they were permanently on holiday. But retirement is not what Joseph imagined, (more…)
A married couple are faced with a difficult decision – to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer’s disease.
BACK TO BURGUNDY (Ce qui nous lie)
Director(s): Cédric Klapisch Cast: Pio Marmaï, Ana Girardot, François Civil
Jean is 30 years old and has spent the last decade travelling around the world, cutting all ties with his family and hometown in Burgundy. When he is called back home to be with his terminally ill father, he is reunited with his sister Juliette and brother Jérémie. Together they learn (more…)
Director(s): Daniel Barnz Cast: Jennifer Aniston, Sam Worthington, Anna Kendrick, Adriana Barraza, William H. Macy, Felicity Huffman, Mamie Gummer, Chris Messina, Lucy Punch
As she grapples with her own personal tragedy, Claire initiates a dubious relationship with a widower while confronting fantastical hallucinations of his deceased wife.
Director(s): Matt Shakman Cast: Liam Hemsworth, Teresa Palmer, Billy Bob Thornton, John Malkovich, Bruce Dern, Oliver Platt, Michael Stuhlbarg
Dwayne McLaren has been looking for a way out of his small town upbringing of Cut Bank, Montana since he graduated high school several years earlier. When he finds himself in the wrong place at the right time, he (more…)
EAVESDROPPER (La Mécanique de L’ombre)
Director(s): Thomas Kruithof Cast: François Cluzet, Denis Podalydès, Sami Bouajila, Alba Rohrwacher
A financially struggling man is looking for work two years after suffering a burn-out. He gets hired by a mysterious employer to transcribe phone tapped conversations, which propels him into the heart of a large-scale political plot and gets him trapped in the French secret services (more…)
Director(s): Hélène Angel Cast: Sara Forestier, Vincent Elbaz, Albert Cousi
Florence is a young, single mother and motivated elementary school teacher who works diligently to push her students, one of whom is her son, to succeed in the classroom. Her life is turned upside down when she shifts her focus to a new student who has been abandoned by his mother, resulting in (more…)
Jérôme Varenne (Mathieu Amalric) visits his mother and brother in Paris, while on a European business trip away from his home in Shanghai. He is soon thrown into the legal complications that have marred the fate of the family estate. Old friends, memories, (more…)
Director(s): Ruben Ostlund Cast: Johannes Kuhnke, Lisa Loven Kongsli, Clara Wettergren, Vincent Wettergren, Kristofer Hivju
A family on a ski holiday in the French Alps find themselves staring down an avalanche during lunch one day; in the aftermath, their dynamic has been shaken to its core, with a question mark hanging over their patriarch in particular.
FUN MOM DINNER
Director(s): Alethea Jones Cast: Toni Collette, Molly Shannon, Katie Aselton, Bridget Everett, Paul Rudd, Adam Scott, Adam Levine
Four moms — whose only common ground is their kids’ preschool class — arrange a “fun mom dinner” to dine, gossip, and bond without worrying about their families for the night. An evening that starts off (more…)
Director(s): John Moore Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Michael Nyqvist, Anna Friel, James Frecheville, Stefanie Scott
Mike Regan is a self-made man who has it all: a gorgeous wife, a beautiful teenage daughter, and a sleek, state-of-the-art smart home. Mike is approaching the height of success with his company, when his relationship with Ed Porter, his I.T. consultant, sours. He soon finds himself in a deadly high-stakes game (more…)
Inside Llewyn Davis
Director(s): Ethan Coen, Joel Coen Cast: Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlund
Follow a week in the life of a young folk singer, Llewyn Davis, as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk music scene of the 1960s. (more…)
Jackie & Ryan
Director(s): Ami Canaan Mann Cast: Katherine Heigl, Ben Barnes, Emily Alyn Lind, Sheryl Lee, Clea DuVall
A modern day train hopper fighting to be a successful musician and a single mom battling to maintain custody of her daughter defy their circumstances by coming together in a relationship that may change each others lives forever.
Director(s): Ira Sachs Cast: Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Ehle, Alfred Molina, Theo Taplitz, Michael Barbieri
Two teens develop a growing friendship in Brooklyn, New York while their parents’ feud over a dress shop lease escalates.
Director(s): Niall Johnson Cast: Rafe Spall, Emilia Fox, Richard Cordery, William Stagg, Matthew Stagg
A dying mother’s life lessons to the husband and sons she left behind. Based on the best-selling novel by St John (Singe) Greene, this film is the story of Singe and Kate, a British couple whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with an incurable cancer. Over her last few days she creates her list: writing her thoughts and memories down, to help the man she loves provide the best life possible for their two sons after she is gone.
Director(s): Stuart McDonald Cast: Shane Jacobson, Alan Tudyk, Sarah Snook, Coco Jack Gillies
Based on a true story, about persistent fox attacks threatening to close down the main tourist attraction of a small town in southern Australia – a wild penguin sanctuary – an eccentric chicken farmer teams up with his granddaughter to save the penguins using a very odd method… his rambunctious, trouble-making sheep dog.
OUR KIND OF TRAITOR
Director(s): Susanna White Cast: Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgard, Naomie Harris, Damian Lewis
A tense, riveting and fast-paced international thriller with an all-star cast. Adapted from John Le Carre’s best-selling novel of the same name, OUR KIND OF TRAITOR tells the story of an ordinary couple being drawn into a world of political corruption and international espionage, propelled on a (more…)
Director(s): Paul King Cast: Ben Whishaw (as voice of Paddington), Nicole Kidman, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Jim Broadbent, Julie Walters, Peter Capaldi
A young Peruvian bear with a passion for all things British travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he begins to realize that city life is not all he had imagined (more…)
Pantani: The Accidental Death of a Cyclist
Director(s): James Erskine Cast: Conan Sweeny
In 1998, Marco Pantani, the most flamboyant and popular cyclist of his era, won both the Tour de France and Giro d’Italia. This titanic feat of physical and mental endurance has never since been matched. (more…)
Queen and Country
Director(s): John Boorman Cast: Callum Turner, Caleb Landry Jones, Pat Shortt, David Thewlis, Robert E. Grant, Tamsin Egerton
British drama film directed by John Boorman, sequel to his Oscar-nominated HOPE AND GLORY. This time, it is 1952. Bill Rohan is 18, dreaming his life away at the family’s riverside home, waiting to be called up for two years conscription in the Army. (more…)
QUEEN OF THE DESERT
Director(s): Werner Herzog Cast: Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Robert Pattinson, Damian Lewis
A chronicle of Gertrude Bell’s life: a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.
Director(s): Ash Brannon Cast: Luke Wilson, Eddie Izzard, J.K. Simmons, Sam Elliott, Matt Dillon, Kenan Thompson, and Jorge Garcia
When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events.
Director(s): Susanne Bier Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Rhys Ifans, Toby Jones
North Carolina mountains at the end of the 1920s – George and Serena Pemberton, lovestruck newlyweds, begin to build a timber empire. Serena soon proves herself to be equal to any man: overseeing loggers, training hunting eagles, even saving a man’s life in the wilderness. (more…)
Son of a Gun
Director(s): Julius Avery Cast: Ewan McGregor, Brenton Thwaites, Alicia Vikander
At the beginning of a six-month stint inside prison, rookie criminal JR meets the smart and enigmatic Brendan Lynch, Australia’s public enemy number one. In exchange for protection on the inside, JR helps Brendan orchestrate a daring prison escape and rejoin the outside world. (more…)
Director(s): Rob Burke, Ronan Burke Cast: Jessica Paré, Brian Gleeson, Stanley Townsend, Francesca Cherruault
Stood up at the altar and recently fired from his banking job, twenty-something Alan finds himself working with his mother as a part-time tourist advisor at Dublin Airport. It’s there he sees his first love Alice, who’s on standby for a flight home to New York… (more…)
THE BEATLES: SGT. PEPPER & BEYOND
Director(s): Alan G. Parker Cast: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, George Harrison
This documentary about The Beatles examines the twelve months (Aug 1966-Aug 1967) that would arguably be the most crucial in the band’s career—a year in which they stopped being the world’s (more…)
Director(s): Bob Nelson Cast: Clive Owen, Jaeden Lieberher, Maria Bello, Patton Oswalt, Stephen Tobolowsky, Robert Forster, Tim Blake Nelson, Matthew Modine
A down-and-out carpenter (Clive Owen) is offered a job that could turn his life around only to have his irreplaceable toolbox stolen. Now he must track down the thieves before the weekend is over with an unlikely partner…his young son (Jaeden Lieberher (more…)
Director(s): Oren Moverman Cast: Richard Gere, Steve Coogan, Rebecca Hall, Laura Linney
Paul and Claire Lohman (Coogan and Linney) are having dinner with Paul’s politician brother Stan and his wife Barbara (Gere and Hall), but as the evening in a chic restaurant progresses, dark secrets emerge about both their children. The kids have committed a monstrous crime, and the parents come (more…)
Denis is a loving albeit overworked father, who struggles to raise his rambunctious daughters Janine and Mercredi on his own while holding down two jobs. Everything goes sour when Denis forgets Mercredi one too many times at the school gates. Séverine, a cheerful (more…)
THE FIRST MONDAY IN MAY
Director(s): Andrew Rossi Cast: Andrew Bolton, Anna Wintour, Karl Lagerfeld, Rihanna
The Met Ball is the Super Bowl of social fashion events—and this documentary gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look into the production of the 2015 Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibit, China: Through the Looking Glass by curator Andrew Bolton, and the gala that goes along with its debut.
Director(s): Pierre Morel Cast: Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Idris Elba, Jasmine Trinca, Ray Winstone, Mark Rylance
A former Special Forces soldier and military contractor tries to reconnect with his long time love, but first must go on the run from London to Barcelona and across Europe in an attempt to clear his name in order to save himself from the organization that he used to work for.
THE ONES BELOW
Director(s): David Farr Cast: Clemence Poesy, Stephen Campbell Moore, David Morrissey, Laura Birn
Kate (Clemence Poesy) and Justin (Stephen Campbell Moore) are an affluent couple in a tony London suburb awaiting not just the arrival of their first-born, but also the new tenants who will rent the apartment downstairs. After developing a quick friendship with their new neighbors, (more…)
Ahmad, an Iranian man, returns to Paris after four years to finalize a divorce from his French ex-wife, Marie. Reunited with Marie and her two children from a previous marriage, Ahmad soon finds himself caught up in her turbulent new life. (more…)
Director(s): Stephen Frears Cast: Ben Foster, Chris O'Dowd, Dustin Hoffman, Gauillaume Canet, Lee Pace, Jesse Plemons
From Academy Award® nominated director Stephen Frears, comes the true story of the meteoric rise and fall of one of the most celebrated and controversial men in recent history, world renowned cycling champion Lance Armstrong. (more…)
Emad and Rana are a young Iranian couple enjoying their simple lives. Their life takes a turn when they are forced out of their apartment due to construction damage and move into a new flat they rent from one of their fellow stage performers. An incident linked (more…)
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Director(s): Tomas Alfredson Cast: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, Benedict Cumberbatch, John Hurt, Toby Jones, Mark Strong, Ciaran Hinds
Based on the bestselling novel by John le Carré – George Smiley is a recently retired British agent adjusting to life outside the secret service. However, when the agency learns that there is a mole at the heart of the Circus, (more…)
Meera is an Australian woman of Indian origin, living in Sydney as a single mother. Despite her family pressure to find “a nice Indian match,” she follows her own heart and meets an Australian man named Will (played by former international cricket player, Brett Lee). (more…)