Sammy’s Great Escape
Sammy is a turtle caught by a poacher who hatches a plan to escape with his fellow captives including a seahorse, lobster, octopus, and penguins. Because Die Hard isn’t for everyone.
Reign of Assassins (limited release)
“Drizzle/Zeng Jing tries to start a new life after she had betrayed her gang and hid the remains of monk.” Was she in a gang of monks? Can monks form gangs? Is an abbey just a gang hideout!?
For Ellen (limited release)
The wonderful Paul Dano dons some grim facial hair to play a failing musicians who travels over-night to fight for custody of his neglected daughter.
Side By Side (limited release)
This one’s for you film nerds. A documentary looking at the raw material of cinema – the film itself. Film you put in a camera, not film as in movie. Is digital the future? Is film dead? Do most people even care?
Madame de… (limited re-release)
BFI re-release of 1953 French drama about a pair of earrings which are passed from lover to lover in a sordid circle of jewellery and deception.
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (limited release)
Documentary about sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. And you thought A Good Day to Die Hard was the least romantic film this week.