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Directro: Martin Provost
Cast: Emmanuelle Devos, Sandrine Kiberlain, Olivier Gourmet
Genre: Biography Drama
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2013 139 mins.
Rating: ***

'Violette' is the fictionalised story of French novelist Violette Leduc.

Victoria & Abdul

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Director: Stephen Frears
Cast: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Eddie Izzard, Michael Gambon, Tim Pigott-Smith
Genre: Drama, History
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK-USA 2017 106 mins. (U)
Released by Universal Pictures


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Director: Sebastian Schipper
Cast: Laia Costa, Frederick Lau, Franz Rogowski
Genre: Drams, Crime Thriller
Language: English & German with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Germany 2015 138 mins.
Silver Bear Berlin International Film Festival for Outstanding Artistic Contribution for Cinematography
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Viceroy's House

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Director: Gurinder Chadha
Cast: Gillian Anderson, Hugh Bonneville, Michael Gambon, Manish Dayal
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK-India 2017 106mins. (12A)
Released by Pathe

There's a touch of Downton Abbey and Bollywood with Hugh Bonneville playing Lord Louis Mountbatten and Edwina Mountbatten (Gillian Anderson with a hilarious, twee, posh accent) overseeing independence and a downstairs romance between Jeet (Manish Dayal), a Muslim and Aalia (Huma Qureshi), a Hindu.

Van Veeteren

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Directors: Daniel Lind Lagerlof, Richard Petrelius
Cast: Swen Wolter, Eva Rexed, Thomas Hanzon, Lars-Erik Berenett, Ulf Friberg
Genre: Drama
Country of Origin: Sweden
Language: Swedish with English subtitles 265 mins.

Valley of Love

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Director: Guillaume Nicloux
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Gerard Depardieu, Dan Warner
Genre: Drama
Language: English & French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2015 92 mins.
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye


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Director: John Francis Daley, Jonathan M. Goldstein
Cast: Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Styler Gislondo
Genre: Comedy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 99 mins.
Released by Warner Bros

The next generation of Griswolds is at it again. New Line Cinema’s Vacation, starring Ed Helms (The Hangover films) and Christina Applegate (the Anchorman films), takes the family on the road for another ill-fated adventure. The film marks Jonathan Goldstein & John Francis Daley’s directorial debut.