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Behemoth

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Director: Zhau Liang
Genre: Documentary
Language: Mandarin with English subtitles
Country of Origin: China, France 2015 95 mins.
Official Selection, Competition, Venice Film Festival 2015
Winner of the environmental Green Drop Award, Venice Film Festival
Released by ICA

Queen of Katwe

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Director Mira Nair
Cast: David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong'o, Madina Nalwanga
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA, Uganda 2016 125 mins.
Released by Walt Disney Studios

Phantom Boy

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Director: Alain Gagnol, Jean-Loup Felicioli
Cast: Fred Armissen, Bill Lobley, Melissa Disney
Genre: Fantasy, Animation
Language: English
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 .

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.

Trolls

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Director: Mike Mitchell
Cast: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, James Corden
Genre: Animation
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 90 mins.
Released by 20th Century Fox

Keeping Up With The Joneses

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Director: Greg Mottola
Cast: Jon Hamm, Zach Galifianakis, Gal Gadot
Genre: Comedy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 mins.
Released by 20th Century Fox

An ordinary suburban couple (Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher) finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses (Jon Hamm, Gal Gadot) – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert operatives. 20th Century Fox.