Director: Quentin Tarantino
Cast: John Travolta, samuel L. Jackson
Genre: Crime Thriller
Country of Origin: USA 1995 153 mins.
Palme d'Or 1994 Cannes International Film Festival, Oscar, Golden Globe and BAFTA Best Screenplay 1995
Celebrate the 20th Anniversary
Released by PARK CIRCUS
Director: Dean Israelite
Cast: Jonny Weston, Amy Landecker, Sofia Black-D'elia, Virginia Gardner
Genre: Sci-fi Thriller
Country of origin: USA 2014 106 mins.
Released by PARAMOUNT PICTURES
Dean Israelite's directorial debut has its moments with a likeable cast as it slips along a well worn cinematic time travel sci-fi path.
Directror: Matthew Warchus
cast: Andrew Scott, Bill Nighy, George Mackay, Dominic West, Imelda Staunton, Ben Schnetzer
Genre: Comedy Drama
Country of Origin: UK 2014 120 mins.
Released by 20th CENTURY FOX
'An hilarious, heartwarming, tender and uplifting 120 minutes of cinematic glory.'
The period culture class comedy 'Pride' was the closing night film of the Directors’ Fortnight sidebar in the 2014 Cannes International Film Festival and the response was rapturous.
Director: Michael and Peter Spierig
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Sarah Snook, Noah Taylor
Genre: Sci-fi Thriller
Country of Origin: USA 2014 97 mins.
Released by SIGNATURE ENTERTAINMENT
'Impressive, clever and convoluted with twists and turns galore'.
Temporal Agents are an elite group who go back in time to prevent crimes before they happen.
Director: Mike Disa
Cast: Stephen Mangan, David Tennant, Rupert Grint, Jim Broadbent
Genre: Animation family Entertainment
Country of Origin: UK 2014 88 mins.
Released by LIONSGATE
Pat, England's favourite postman, enters a national TV talent show and battles with the temptations of fame and fortune. Will Pat be tempted by the riches and adulation that awaits him and be torn away from Greendale and his family and friends?
Director: Regis Roinsard Cast: Romain Duris, Feodor Atkine, Deborah Francois, Bernice Bejo, Shaun Benson Genre; Comedy Country of Origin: France 2012 Language: French with English subtitles 111mins. Rating: ****
'A wonderful feel good romantic comedy that bubbles and froths. Refreshing and utterly charming.
Director : Maiwenn Le Besco.
Nominated for 13 Cesar Awards in 2012, winner of the Jury Prize Cannes Film Festival 2011
Country of Origin: France 2011
Genre: Crime drama.
Language: French with English subtitles. 127 mins.
'The film has an infectious energy, a gritty realism and is a hard hitting portrayal of the balanceParisian Child Protection Unit (CPU0'.
Director: Ericson Core
Cast: Édgar Ramírez, Luke Bracey, Ray Winstone
Genre: Drama Adventure
Country of Origin: Germany, China, USA 2016 118 mins.
Released by Warner Bros.
In the fast-paced, high-adrenaline action thriller “Point Break,” a young FBI agent, Johnny Utah (Luke Bracey), infiltrates a cunning team of thrill-seeking elite athletes – led by the charismatic Bodhi (Edgar Ramirez). The athletes are suspected of carrying out a spate of crimes in extremely unusual ways.
Director: Carlos Agullo, Mandy Jacobson
Cast: Winnie Mandela, Thabl Mbeki, Neels Van Tonder
Language: French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Afrikaans with English subtitles
Country of Origin: South Africa 2013 83 mins.
Released by TRINITY FILMED ENTERTAINMENT
'An intriguing political documentary thriller of the role of a French leading up to the fall of apartheid in South Africa'.
Director: Ki-duk Kim
Cast: Min-soo Jo, Jung-Jin Lee, Ki-Hong Woo
Country of Origin: South Korea 2012
Winner Golden Lion Venice Film Festival 2012
Language: Korean with English subtitles 104 mins.
'Strange, intense, tough, demanding and pitiless with exaggerated shows of indignity and cruelty, claustrophobic and strangely hypnotic'.
Director: Alain Gagnol, Jean-Loup Felicioli
Cast: Fred Armissen, Bill Lobley, Melissa Disney
Genre: Fantasy, Animation
Country of Origin: France 2016 mins.
With a touch of animated noir and a hint of Picasso, Alain Gagnol and Jean-Loup Felicioli follow up their Oscar nominated 'A Cat in Paris' with a richly coloured, stylish, multilayered children's melodrama .
Director: Olivier Assayas
Cast: Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Sigrid Bouaziz
Language: English, French, Swedish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France-Germany 2016 105 mins (15)
Released by ICON
What category do I drop the enigmatic, inventive 'Personal Shopper' into? Ghost story, supernatural thriller, mystery thriller? Whatever, Kristen Stewart excels in Olivier Assayas' bag of mysteries, art house teaser.
Director: Mariana Rondon
Cast: Samuel Lange Zambrano, Samantha Castillo, Beto Benites
Language: Spanish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Venezuela, Peru, Argentina, Germany 2013 93 mins.
Winner Golden Shell & Sebastian Award San Sebastian Film Festival, FIPRESCI Prize -International Competition & Bronze Alexander Jury Award Thessaloniki Film Festival
Released by AXIOM FILMS
'An impressive, intelligent and powerful neorealist drama with stunning lead performances.'
Director: Slavko Martinov
Cast: Doug Bain, Sarah Bunton, Bob Dawber
Genre: Comedy, Documentary
Country of Origin: New Zealand 2017 88 mins. (PG)
Released by Tribe
This feel-good, feather-ruffling flockumentary follows a group of witty and distinctive poultry obsessives trying to peak at nationals as their 148-year old club crumbles around them.
Director: Jim Jarmusch
Cast: Adam Driver, Golschifteh
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country of Origin: USA 2016 113 mins. (15)
Official Selection Competition 2016 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by Soda Pictures
A Jim Jarmusch cinematic triumph that charms, delights, captivates and drops into my 'should see, must see' box.
Director: Ariel Kleiman
Cast: Vincent Cassel, Jeremy Chabriel, Nigel Barber
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country of Origin: Australia 2015 98 mins.
Released by Metrodome
Alexander is like any other kid: playful, curious and naive. He is also a trained assassin. Raised in a hidden paradise on the outskirts of town, Alexander has grown up seeing the world through the eyes of his father, Gregori. As Alexander begins to think for himself, creeping fears take shape and Gregori's idyllic world unravels.
DirectorJoanna Kos-Krauze, Krzysztof Krauze
Cast:Jowita Budnik, Antoni Pawlicki, Zbigniew Waleryś, Artur Steranko
Language: Polish & Romany with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Poland 2013 131 mins.
Grand Jury’s special Mention, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Audience Award, Open Horizons, Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Best Director, Youth Jury Prize & Best Actor – Valladolid International Film Festival
Released by New Wave Films
Director: Joe Wright
Cast: Levi Miller, Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hedlund
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country of Origin: USA, UK, Australia 2015 111 mins.
Released by Warner Bros.
From director Joe Wright (Atonement, Pride & Prejudice) comes Pan, a live-action feature presenting a wholly original adventure about the beginnings of the beloved characters created by J.M. Barrie.
Director: Paul King
Cast: Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Waters, Ben Whishaw, Imelda Staunton, Michael Gambon, Nicole Kidman
Genre: Family Comedy
Country of Origin: UK 2014 mins.
Released by STUDIOCANAL
'Lots of laughs, a delight that will thrill and please all. The Bear from Peru is here'
Director: Bruno Dumont
Cast: Alane Dellaye, Bernard Pruvost, Philippe Jore, Lucy Caron
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2014 200 mins.
Directors' Fortnight, 2014 Cannes Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, London Film Festival, New York Film Festival 2014
Released by New Wave Films