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Their place in Italian cinema was established by 1977’s classic Padre Padrone, and Paolo and Vittorio Taviani (now both in their 80s) return to the international limelight with this Berlin prize-winner, an astute portrait of a Shakespeare production in Rome’s high-security Rebibbia prison.
BOOK NOW Times: 14.20
It’s taken Australian writer-director Cate Shortland eight years to follow her brilliant debut Somersault, but the unexpected German-language result only underlines her status as a talent of rare sensitivity and ambition. Set during the final days of WWII, this adaptation... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.10
It’s such a treat to discover an unexpected little gem like this disarming take on the traditional odd-couple comedy. In the not-too-distant future, Frank Langella is a retired cat burglar living out his days in leafy upstate New York, but... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 14.30|16.30|21.00
Donald Taylor Black, Brian Maguire and Roddy Doyle will participate in a post-screening Q&A with broadcaster, Vincent Woods.
Donald Taylor Black’s new Irish-Film-Board-funded documentary, examines the current financial crisis through responses of a number of artists who are using it... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 18.30
After a string of hard-hitting, strikingly conceived films in his native Korea, including the legendary Oldboy, Park Chan-wook now makes his American debut with this skewed rites-of-passage story.
Mia Wasikowska is the bookish, slightly withdrawn India Stoker, distraught at the recent loss of her beloved father, whose... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.10|20.40
As he approaches his 70th birthday, Terrence Malick has picked up the pace, taking only a year or so since the Cannes-winning The Tree of Life to deliver his latest achingly beautiful drama of the body and the spirit. The... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.50|18.20
Pedro Almodóvar has commented that Hitchcock’s work is “visually the richest in the history of cinema”. One might also observe that his own work is far from being short in visual riches. Indeed Spain’s most prominent filmmaker has offered us... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 18.30
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