This film is F-Rated. Find out more here.
A young Chilean transgender woman struggles with grief and societal prejudice in Sebastián Lelio’s (Glory) compassionate, beautifully performed character study. The striking, enigmatic Marina (trans-actress Daniela Vega in her remarkable screen debut)... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.00
Clio Barnard follows up The Selfish Giant, her celebrated take on Oscar Wilde, with another literary adaptation, this time Rose Tremain’s acclaimed 2010 novel Trespass, changing the locale from rural France to... Read More
Times: 14.00; 20.30
One of the hits of last November’s IFI French Film Festival (where it screened under the name Aurora with lead actress Agnès Jaoui in attendance), Blandine Lenoir’s film strikes a balance between... Read More
Times: 13.30, 18.30 (FFC)
This screening will be followed by a Q&A and music with Kíla and director Anthony White.
Kíla Pota Óir is a portrait of one of Ireland’s most respected cult bands who merge folk and world music traditions into a euphoric... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 21.00
Writer/actor Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha, Mistress America) effortlessly transitions to the role of director for her début feature, a semi-autobiographical account of coming-of-age in Sacramento in 2002. Working from her own script,... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.10
The Northern Territories of Australia, 1929. Rancher Fred Smith (Sam Neill) is a devout Christian with a paternal relationship to his Aboriginal workers; ‘all men are equal in the eyes of the lord’, he believes.
When his head stockman Sam... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.30
This film opens on March 16th. Tickets will go on sale Monday, March 12th.
An exuberant takedown of the contemporary art world, Ruben Östlund’s follow up to the much-admired Force Majeure (2014) is a similarly provocative work. When Swedish gallery... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.10
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Kore-eda, the prolific director of gentle family dramas (Like Father, Like Son, Our Little Sister, After the Storm) successfully changes pace for The Third Murder, a courtroom dramacum- police procedural, which is as close to a... Read More
Times: 13.20; 18.00
Lynne Ramsay’s bracing, violent new film, her long-delayed follow up to We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), stars Joaquin Phoenix in a coiled performance as Joe, a traumatised ex-army private contractor... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 18.15
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RACER AND THE JAILBIRD
THE HAPPY PRINCE
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