Director: Terry Gilliam
Cast: Christopher Waltz, Melanie Thierry, David Thewlis
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-fi
Country of Origin: USA, Romania, UK 2013 107 mins.
Released by Sony Pictures Releasing
'Instantly recognised as a Terry Gilliam film. Visually imaginative, striking images, sci-fi off the edge. I want it to work but it doesn't'.
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Cast: Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong, Joel Edgerton
Country of Origin: USA 2012
Language: English 157 mins.
'An edge of the seat riveting semi-documentary style drama focusing on CIA operative, Maya's (Jessica Chastain) obsession with Osama Bin Laden and spans the decade from 9/11 to his execution in 2011'.
Director: Eran Riklis Cast: Stephen Dorff, Abdallah el Akal, Ali Suliman Genre: Drama Country of Origin: UK, Israel 2012 Language: Arabic, Hebrew, English with English subtitles 110 mins. Rating: ***
Yoni (Stephen Dorff), an F-16 Israeli pilot crash lands in war torn Beirut prior to Israel's invasion of Lebanon. Captured and imprisoned by the PLO amongst whom is Fahad (Abdallah el Akal), a 12 year old Palestinian refugee living in a refugee camp who longs to return to the family house in what was Palestine and plant his father's small olive tree.