Archive - May 2014

For No Good Reason

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Director: Charlie Paul
Cast: Ralph Steadman, Johnny Depp, Hunter S. Thompson, Terry Gilliam, Richard E. Grant, Jann Wenner, Hal Wilner
Genre: Documentary, Biography
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK, USA 2012 89 mins.
Rating: ****
Released by SODA PICTURES

'A tribute to the great Ralph Steadman, the last of the Gonzo visionaries.'

Mariachi Gringo

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Director: Tom Gustafson
Cast: Shawn Ashmore, Martha Higareda, Kate Burton
Genre: Comedy Romance
Language: English, Spanish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: USA, Mexico 2012 107 mins.
Rating: **
Released by BALLPARK FILM DISTRIBUTORS

Stranger by the Lake (L'Inconnu du Lac)

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Director: Alain Guiraudie
Cast: Pierre Deladonchamps, Christophe Paou, Patrick d'Assumcao. Jerome Chappatte
Genre: Drama Thriller
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2013 93 mins.
Rating:****
Official Selection UnCertain Regard 2013 Cannes International Film Festival, Winner Best Director, Queer Palm 2013 Winner
'Menacing, thrilling, powerful, seductive and fascinating'
Released by PECCADILLO FILMS

Becoming Traviata

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Director: Philippe Beziat
Cast: Charles Castronovo, Natalie Dessay, Louis Langree
Genre: Documentary Opera
Language: French, Italian, English with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2012 113 mins.
Rating: ****
Released by AXIOM FILMS

In 2011 Jean Francois Sivadier directed an open air production of Verdi's masterpiece, La Traviata at the prestigious Festival d’Aix-en-Provence.

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'.

Run and Jump

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Director: Steph Green
Cast: Maxine Peake, Edward MacLiam, Will Forte
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: Ireland, Germany 2013 106 mins.
World Premier 2013 Tribeca International Film Festival
Best Irish Feature and Best First Feature 2013 Galway Film Fleadh; Silver Spike award Best Film 2013 Valladolid International Film Festival.
Rating: ****
Released by WILDCAT DISTRIBUTION

The Punk Singer

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Director: Sini Sanderson
Cast: Kathleen Hanna, Carrie Brownstein, Kim Gordon
Genre; Music Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2013 81 mins.
Rating: ***
Released by DOGWOOF

Postman Pat

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Director: Mike Disa
Cast: Stephen Mangan, David Tennant, Rupert Grint, Jim Broadbent
Genre: Animation family Entertainment
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2014 88 mins.
Rating: **
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?