LIBRARYAi Weiwei: Never Sorry
Meet Ai Weiwei, one of the world's greatest contemporary artists and the most powerful dissident of the digital age. Having inspired audiences worldwide with his art, he has become a revolutionary figure at home, harnessing the power of the internet to demand democratic reform in his native China. To a whole new generation of liberalised Chinese, this talented agent provocateur is a prophet of change.
From the producer of Billy Elliot comes this funny, coming of age film featuring songs from artists as diverse as David Bowie, Lou Reed, The Beach Boys, Simon and Garfunkel, Dusty Springfield and Electric Light Orchestra.
The magnificent rise and the staggering decline of the biggest dope dealer of the 20th century. A comedy about crime and danger. First class travel and fraud. Sex, success and excess. Indian food and identity fraud. And board games. Howard Marks was the gentleman's dealer and you'll like him.
8 candidates have reached the final stage of selection for a prestigious job at a mysterious corporation. Shown into a windowless examination room, they’re given 80 minutes to write an answer to one question. Turning over their question papers to start, however, they are found to be completely blank. As the clock ticks down, they must figure out what the company expects of them, and how far they are prepared to go to secure the ultimate job.
Sam Bell has been a faithful employee of Lunar Industries for three long years. His home has been Sarang, a moon base where he has spent his days working alone. Two weeks shy of his departure from Sarang, Sam discovers that Lunar Industries have their own plans for replacing him… and the new recruit is eerily familiar.
LIBRARYNew Town Killers
Two disenchanted private bankers, Alistair and Jamie, who have the world at their feet get their kicks from playing a 12 hour game of man hunt with the people from the margins of society. Their next target is Sean Kelly, a parentless teenager who lives with his sister on a housing estate on the outskirts of Edinburgh. She is in debt, he is going nowhere fast. Sean agrees to play for cash. He soon realizes he has walked into 12 hours of hell where survival is the name of the game.
ADULTHOOD follows the story of Sam Peel after his release from jail for the killing of Trife. Sam finds it difficult to adjust to life on the outside and is forced to confront the people he hurt, trying to find out which one is seeking revenge on him. Sam soon realizes that he was not the only person affected by that night six years ago and he tries to cope with the effect his actions had on the people he knew.
Hallam Foe’s talent for spying on people reveals his darkest fears – and his most peculiar desires. Driven to expose the true cause of his mother’s death, he instead finds himself searching the rooftops of the city of Edinburgh for love.
LIBRARYThe Kreutzer Sonata
Based on the novel by Tolstoy with music by Beethoven
LIBRARYIn The Hands Of The Gods
In The Hands of the Gods is the true story of five young British freestyle footballers’ journey across the Americas to Argentina in the hope of meeting their hero, Diego Maradona. The coming-of-age road movie tells the story of a group of young men in pursuit of a lifelong dream.
LIBRARYLondon To Brighton
It’s 3:07 and two girls burst into a rundown toilet. Joanne is crying her eyes out and her clothing is ripped. Kelly’s face is bruised and starting to swell. Duncan Allen lies in his bathroom bleeding to death. Duncan’s son, Stuart, has found his father and wants answers. Derek, Kelly’s pimp, needs to find Kelly or it will be him who pays. Kelly and Joanne need to get through the next 24 hours.
LIBRARYThe Mark Of Cain
The Mark of Cain is a powerful and moving film that uses the starling new testimonies of soldiers who have served in Iraq to tell the fictional story of two young men forced into circumstances and actions beyond what they can stand.
Klimt is a portrait of Austrian artist Gustav Klimt whose lavish, sexual paintings came to symbolize the art nouveau style of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Abel, a nine-year-old boy, has stopped talking since his father left home. One morning he starts to speak again, pretending to be the head of the family. No one dares to challenge this miracle. One day a man shows at the door: his father.
LIBRARYExit Through The Gift Shop
This is the inside story of Street Art – a brutal and revealing account of what happens when fame, money and vandalism collide. Exit Through the Gift Shop follows an eccentric shopkeeper turned amateur film-maker as he attempts to capture many of the world’s most infamous vandals on camera, only to have a British stencil artist named Banksy turn the camcorder back on its owner – with wildly unexpected results.
Inspired by actual events, Holy Rollers uses the incredible story of Hasidic Jews smuggling Ecstasy in the late ’90s as a backdrop to examine the difference between faith and “blind” faith.
It’s 1845 and a wagon team of three families have hired a guide to take them on the Oregon Trail and over the Cascade Mountains. They become lost and while suffering from hunger, thirst and fear, they encounter a Native American...
LIBRARYWe Need To Talk About Kevin
Eva puts her ambitions and career aside to give birth to Kevin. The relationship between mother and son is difficult from the very first years. When Kevin is 15 , he does something irrational and unforgiveable in the eyes of the entire community. Eva grapples with her own feelings of grief and responsibility. Did she ever love her son? And how much of what Kevin did was her fault?
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Set in 1903, TRACKER is a tense chase story about an ex-Boer War guerilla in New Zealand who is sent out to bring back a Maori accused of killing a British soldier. Crossing the beautiful mountains and villages of New Zealand's Southern Alps, TRACKER is a taut and compelling film that explores the courage and strength required to be a good man.
LIBRARYSafety Not Guaranteed
Three employees of Seattle Magazine head to the scenic, seaside community of Ocean View, WA to find and profile the man behind a bizarre and hilarious classified ad looking for a partner to travel through time. Darius (Aubrey Plaza), a live—at—home college grad with a chip on her shoulder, interns at the magazine. Along with her fellow intern Arnau (Karan Soni), a studious Biology major working at the magazine to build his resume, and their hard partying boss, Jeff (Jake Johnson), the threesome set out to profile the lunatic behind the preposterous ad.
London is in chaos. A military cargo plane has crashed leaving its highly classified contents strewn across the city. Completely unaware London is in lockdown, Charlie (Noel Clarke) and Shelley (Antonia Campbell-Hughes), accompanied by best friends Mark (Colin O'Donoghue) and Nikki (Laura Haddock) are at Storage 24 dividing up their possessions after a recent break-up.
Suddenly, the power goes off. Trapped in a dark maze of endless corridors, a mystery predator is hunting them one by one. In a place designed to keep things in, how do you get out?
ARCHIPELAGO is a quietly devastating portrayal of a family in emotional crisis. Edward (Tom Hiddleston) is preparing to leave for a year of voluntary service in Africa. His mother Patricia (Kate Fahy) and his sister Cynthia (Lydia Leonard) decide to gather the family together, on a remote island, as a farewell trip to say goodbye to Edward. Hired cook Rose (Amy Lloyd) and painting teacher Christopher (Christopher Baker), though brought in to help, only serve to bring the family's anxieties into sharper focus. When Edward's father is delayed, the unspoken forces of absence and loss bring the family's buried anger and repressed tension to the surface.
Based on a true story.
LIBRARYA Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III
Charles Swan III, a successful graphic designer and a charmer with the ladies, gets dumped by the love of his life, forcing him into a delirious state of self evaluation.