Ivan's Childhood

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Director: Andrei Tarkovsky
Cast: Nikolay Burlyaev, Valentin Zubkov, Evgeniy Zharikov
Genre: Drama, War
Language: Russian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Russia 1962 95 mins.
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

It's Only The End Of The World (Juste La Fin Du Monde)

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Director: Xavier Dolan
Cast: Gaspard Ulliel, Nathalie Baye, , Léa Seydoux
Genre: Drama
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, Canada 2016 95 mins (15)
Grande Prix 2016 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Xavier Dolan's gathered an A-list art house ensemble to offer a frenetic, no let-up, in-your-face, verbal vortex that assaults the senses.

It's All So Quiet

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Director: Nanouk Leopold
Cast: Jeroen Willems, Wim Opbrouck, Martijn Lettemeier, Henri Garcain
Genre: Drama
Language: Dutch with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Netherlands, Germany 2014 93 mins.
Released by Peccadillo Pictures

It Follows

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Director: David Robert Mitchell
Cast: Linda Boston, Caitlin Burt, Heather Fairbanks
Genre: Horror
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 100 mins.
2014 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by ICON

'A nerve tingling chiller that hits the panic button'.

'It Follows', writer-director David Mitchell's ingenious nerve tingling node to John Carpenter's iconic 'Halloween' is a fear drenched shocker exploring suburbia, teen sex and a nameless dread that turns into an edge-of-seat nightmare.

It Comes At Night

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Director: Trey Edward Shultz
Cast: Joel Edgerton, Christopher Abbott, Carmen Ejogo
Genre: Horror, Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 97 mins. (15)
Released by Universal Pictures

Irrational Man

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Director: Woody Allen
Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone, Parker Posey
Genre:Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 95 mins.
Released by Warner Bros

Philosophy professor Abe Lucas (Joaquin Phoenix) is at rock bottom emotionally, unable to find any meaning or joy in life. Abe feels that everything he’s tried to do, from political activism to teaching, hasn’t made any difference.

Iris

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Director: Albert Maysles
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 78 mins.
Released by Dogwoof

Iona

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Director: Scott Graham
Cast: Ruth Negga, Douglas Henshall, Tom Brooke, Michelle Duncan, Ben Gallagher, Sorcha Groundsell
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2015 85 mins.
Released by Verve Pictures

Inversion (Varoomegi)

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Director: Behnam Behzadi
Cast: Sahar Dowlatshahi, Ali Mosaffa, Ali Reza Aghakhani, Setareh Pesyani, Roya Javidnia , Shirin Yazdanbakhsh, Setareh Hosseini
Genre: Drama
Language: Persian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Iran 2016 84 mins.
Official Selection, 2016 Cannes Film Festival, Un Certain Regard.
Released by New Wave Films

In modern day, smog bound Tehran, freedom can be an illusion and a woman should know her place.

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

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Director: Don Siegel
Cast: Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 1956 80 mins.
Released by PARK CIRCUS

'A classic of American cinema.'

Don Siegel's genre classic 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers' (1956) is back on the big screen from 31 October.

Into the Woods

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Director: Rob Marshall
Cast: Anns Kendrick, Meryl Streep, Chris Pine, James Corden, Johnny Depp, Emily Blunt
Genre: Comedy Family Fantasy
Language: English
Country of origin: USA 2014 124 mins.
Released by WALT DISNEY

Into The Storm

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Director: Steven Quale
Cast: Richard Armitage, Sarah Wane Callies, Matt Walsh
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Adventure
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 89 mins.
Rating: *
Released by WARNER BROS

Audiences love disaster movies. Mother nature ripping buildings apart, gigantic waves, torrential rain and clean cut Hollywood's best braving the elements and saving the day. 'Into The Storm' isn't a 'Twister' but it's certainly a disaster.

Interstellar

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Director: Christopher Nolan
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain
Genre: Sci-Fi
Language:English
Country of Origin: USA, UK 2014 166 mins.
Released by WARNER BROS

The deafening roar of take off leads into the silence of outer space and a journey to save mankind. Global famine due to an agricultural crisis means the end of our planet.

Insidious Chapter 3

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Director: Leigh Whannell
Cast: Dermot Mulroney, Stefanie Scott, Angus Sampson
Genre: Horror
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 97 mins.
Released by e One

From the Producers of SINISTER, PARANORMAL ACTIVITY & THE CONJURING comes the darkest INSIDIOUS chapter that takes you back to the very beginning.

Before the haunting of The Lambert Family, gifted psychic Elise Rainer (Lin Shaye) attempts to save a young woman from demonic possession, in doing so revealing more of the otherworldly and terrifying realm of The Further.

Inside Llewyn Davis

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Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA, UK, France 2013 104 mins.
Rating:*****
Released by STUDIO CANAL

'Richly accomplished, poetic, a mesmerising performance from Oscar Isaac and don't forget the cat'.

Innocence of Memories

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Director: Grant Gee
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2916 90 mins.
Released by Soda Pictures

Writing, memory and architecture flow together in this sensual nocturnal wandering through the streets of Istanbul, which becomes a vibrant archive of life lived.

Inherent Vice

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Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson
Genre: Comedy Crime Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 148 mins.
Released by WARNER BROS

'An hilarious audacious psychedelic mad cap spiral of comedy, insight and paranoia.'

An audacious, stylish, hilarious, dazzling and buzzy thrill trip. Paul Thomas Anderson's 'Inherent Vice' adapted from Thomas Pynchon's 2009 novel bursts with colour and images. Sit back and just go with it. Doc Sportello will do the rest.

Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words

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Director: Stig Bjorkman
Cast: Ingrid Bergman, Roberto Rossellini, Pia Lindstrom
Genre: Documentary
Language: English & Swedish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Sweden 2015 104 mins.

A captivating look at the remarkable life of a young Swedish girl who became one of the most beloved and celebrated icons of cinema. Utilising never-before-seen private footage, letters, diaries, and interviews with her children, this documentary provides a complex and intimate personal portrait.

Infini

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Director: Shane Abbess
Cast: Daniel MacPherson, Grace Huong, Luke Hemsworth
Genre: Sci-Fi, horror, thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: Australia 2015 110 mins.
Released by Altitude Films

Inferno

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Director: Ron Howard
cast: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan, Omar Sy
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 mins.
Released by Sony Pictures

In the House (Dans la Maison)

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Director: Francois Ozon
Cast: Kirsten Scott Thomas, Fabrice Luchini, Ernst Umhauer, Emmanuelle Seigner, Batien Ughetto, Denis Menochet
Country of Origin: France 2012
Genre: Mystery Drama
Language: French with English subtitles 105 mins.
Rating:****

'A clever narrative driven, brilliantly acted psychological drama that plays games with the audience and is quite spellbinding'.

In the Heart of the Sea

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Director: Ron Howard
Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson
Genre: Action Adventure Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 121 mins.
Released by Warner Bros

Oscar winner Ron Howard (A Beautiful Mind) directs the action adventure In the Heart of the Sea, based on Nathaniel Philbrick’s best-selling book In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex about the dramatic true journey of the Essex.

In the Fog (V Tumane)

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Director: Sergei Loznitsa Cast: Vladimir Svirskiy, Vladislav Abashin, Sergei Kolesove Genre: Drama Country of Origin: Russia 2012 Co-Winner FIPRESCI International Federation of Film Critics Award Cannes 2012 Language: Russian with English subtitles Rating:****

'A hand held camera single shot slowly and methodically presents a stunning opening scene - a raised railway line in the background, handcuffed civilians, collaborationist militia in black uniforms, bleached skeletons piled onto a cart and uniformed Germans testing a row of gallows'.

In Secret

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Director: Charlie Stratton
Cast: Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Felton, Jessica Lange, Oscar Isaac
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2013 107 mins.
Rating: ***
Released by SONY PICTURES

A period drama adapted from Emile Zola's 1869 novel, 'Therese Raquin' - forced marriage, adultery and murder in 19th century Paris.

In Pursuit of Silence

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Director: Patrick Shen
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA, Belgium, China, Germany 2015 81 mins.
Released by Dartmouth Films

Is silence a distant memory, something that's passed into legend? Does silence unnerve and seem unnatural?

Opening with John cage's experimental composition, 4'33', 4 minutes and 33 seconds of silence, 'In Pursuit of Silence' is an intriguing, meditative and contemplative study of silence, another world that haunts and fascinates, a refuge from the sensory onslaught of modern life.

In Bloom

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Director: Nana Ekvtimishvili & Simon Gross
Cast: Lika Babluani, Mariam Bokeria, Zurab Gogaladze, Ana Nijaradze, Data Zakareshovili, Mai Kowinua Genre: Drama
Language: Georgian with English subtitles
Country of origin: Georgia, Germany, France 2013 102 mins.
Winner C.I.A.C.E. Jury Award 2013 Berlin International Film Festival
Rating: ****
Released by ARTIFICIAL EYE/CURZON FILM WORLD

'Gripping and powerful - a vivid and moving portrait of expectations in post Soviet Georgia.'

Ilo Ilo

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Director: Anthony Chen
Cast: Yeo Yann Yann, Angela Bayani, Koh Jia Ler, Jo Kukathas, Tian Wen Chen
Genre: Drama
Language: Cantonese with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Singapore 2013 99 mins.
Winner Camera d'Or 2013 Cannes International Film Festival
Rating: ****
Released by SODA PICTURES

'A superb debut feature - full of warmth, love and charm.'

ill Manors

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Director: Ben 'Plan B' Drew
Cast: Riz Ahmed, Anouska Mond, Ed Skrein
Country of Origin: UK 2012
Genre: Crime drama.
Language: English. 121 mins.
Rating: ****

Il Divo (La Spettacolare Vita di Guilio Andreotti)

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Director: Paolo Sorrentino
Cast: Toni Servillo, Anna Bonaiuto, Giulio Bosetti
Genre: Drama/Biography
Country of Origin: Italy/France 2008
Jury Prize Cannes International Film Festival 2008
Language: Italian with English subtitles 110 mins.
Rating:****

'An remarkable blood soaked tale of 'Il Divo', the ultimate Machiavellian that strode the stage of corruption and shame in Italian politics.'

If I Stay

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Director: R.J.Cutler
Cast: Chloe Grace Moreto, Jamie Blackley, Mireille Enos, Joshua Leonard, Jakob Davies, Stacy Keach
Genre: Drama Romance
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 106 mins.
Rating: **
Released by WARNER BROS

Ida

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Director: Pawel Pawlikowski
Cast: Agata Kulesza, Agata Trzebuchowska, Dawid Ogrodnik
Genre: Drama Language: Polish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Poland, Denmark 2013 82 mins.
Released by ARTIFICIAL EYE/CURZON FILM RELEASING

'Stunning, utterly captivating, compelling and poignant with a rare and hypnotic beauty.'

Ice Age: Collision Course

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Director: Mike Thurmeier, Galen T. Chu
Cast: Adam DeVine, John Leguizamo, Simon Pegg
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 90 mins.
Released by 20th Century Fox

The prehistoric posse are back for their fifth adventure – and this time they must save the planet!

I, Daniel Blake

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Director: Ken Loach
Cast: Natalie Ann Jamieson, Mark Burns, Colin Coombs
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK, France, Belgium 2016 100 mins.
Winner Palme d'Or 2016 Cannes Film Festival
Released by e One

Ken Loach's Palme d'Or winner 'I Daniel Blake' is a hit hard, powerful and damning critique of a Kafkaesque system that places bureaucracy above people.

I Wish (Kiseki - 'Miracle')

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Director: Hirokazu Kore-edu
Cast: Hiroshi Abe, Jo Odagiri, Ohshiro Maeda, Koki Maeda, Nene Ohtsuka
Genre: Drama
Country of Origin: Japan
Language: Japanese with English subtitles 128 mins.
Rating:****

'This graceful family drama of the power of the family unit suggests that Hirokazu Kore-edu has inherited the mantle of the Japanese master Yasujiro Ozu'.

I Saw The Light

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Director: Marc Abraham
Cast: Tom Hiddleston, Elizabeth Olsen, Maddie Hasson
Genre: Drama, Music
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 123 mins.
Released by Sony Pictures

I SAW THE LIGHT tells the story of the iconic, tormented singer-songwriter Hank Williams who revolutionized country music with his raw charisma, haunting voice and original songs, most of which are considered American standards today and have been recorded many times over by pop, rock and country artists alike.

I Origins

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Director: Mike Cahill
Cast: Mkichael Pitt, Steven Yenn, Astrid Berges-Frisbey, Brit Marling
Genre: Sci-Fi
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 106 mins.
Rating: **
Released by 20th CENTURY FOX

I Am Not Your Negro

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Director: Raoul Peck
Cast: James Baldwin, Samuel L. Jackson, Dick Cavett
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: France-USA 2016 95 mins. (12A)
Released by Altitude

Novelist, essayist and playwright, James Baldwin who understood the conflicting dimensions of racial conflict may have died 30 years ago but his prophetic voice resonates today.

I Am Not Madame Bovery (我不是潘金莲)

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Director: Feng Xiaogang
Cast: Chengpeng Dong, Fan Bingbing, Fan Wei
Genre: Comedy
Language: Mandarin Chinese with English subtitles
Country of origin: China 2016 138 mins. (12A)
Best Film, Best Actress - 64th San Sebastian Film Festival; FIPRESCI Special Presentations - 41st Toronto International Film Festival; Best Film, Best Actress, Best Cinematography - 11th Asian Film Awards; Audience Choice Award, Best Director - 53rd Golden Horse Awards 11th Asian Film Awards.
Released by Thunderbird Releasing

I Am Not A Serial Killer

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Director: Billy O'Brien
Cast: Max Records, Christopher Lloyd, Laura Fraser
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: Ireland-UK 2016 104 mins. (15)
Released by Bulldog Film Distribution

Billy O’Brien offers a chilling, off-the-wall indie adaptation of Dan Wells’ cult YA novel laced with black humour and a great performance from lead player Max Records as 16-year-old likeable sociopath John Cleaver.

I Am Divine

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Director: Jeffrey Schwarz
Cast: Divine, Ricki Lane, John Waters
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2013 90 mins.
Rating: ***
Released by PECCADILLO PICTURES

'Divine, drag queen extraordinaire, immortal misfit, cult superstar.'