Back in cinemas with a 4K restoration to mark its 50th anniversary, The Graduate was a complete sensation on its original release in 1967; a one-of-a-kind cinematic portrait of America which captured the mood of disaffected youth seething beneath the laid-back exterior of 1960s California.
John Berger was one of the most revered writers and broadcasters of the 20th century. The author of many groundbreaking works, including Ways of Seeing, A Seventh Man and Pig Earth, he has touched the lives of millions, across multiple generations, with his fascinating worldview.
Whitney Houston's voice guaranteed her stardom. What she was unprepared for was the cost of fame. Nick Broomfield's (Kurt and Courtney, Biggie and Tupac) documentary is a tribute to Houston's talent and an ultimately sad tale of the singer's rise to the top and inexorable descent from it.
Baby (Ansel Elgort) is a gifted getaway driver who wants out, but his boss (Kevin Spacey) has other ideas. Suffering from a severe case of tinnitus, Baby wears earbuds most of the time, which gives Edgar Wright (Hot Fuzz, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World) the perfect excuse for a wall-to-wall soundtrack to accompany his fast-paced, non-stop chase movie.
For 10 idyllic years, young Mija has been caretaker and constant companion to Okja - a massive animal and an even bigger friend - at her home in the mountains of South Korea. But that changes when a family-owned multinational conglomerate Mirando Corporation takes Okja for themselves and transports her to New York, where image obsessed and self-promoting CEO Lucy Mirando has big plans for Mija’s dearest friend.
Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors.
A man washes up on a deserted island. He builds a raft to escape but something in the sea smashes it to pieces. Only then does he realise that he might not be completely alone. Without a word spoken, The Red Turtle casts a powerful spell as it questions our relationship to the world around us.
While travelling alone in Berlin, Australian photographer Clare meets Andi, a charismatic local English teacher with whom she shares an instant physical attraction. After spending the night together, Clare wakes up alone in Andi’s apartment to discover the door locked and the windows secured, with no other means of escape.
American Valhalla tells the story of an extraordinary musical collaboration between two mavericks of American rock: Iggy Pop and Queens of the Stone Age front-man, Joshua Homme, who along with Andreas Neumann co-directed the film.
Winning a second Best Foreign Language Film Oscar for director Asghar Farhadi following 2011's A Separation, The Salesman is a characteristically taut drama exploring how unexpected cracks can form in the foundations of a seemingly happy marriage.
In the American Civil War, an injured Union soldier is taken in and nursed by the staff and pupils of an all-girl school. As he recovers, the man takes advantage of the situation, threatening to incur his hosts' wrath.
Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle is a feature documentary directed by Paul Sng (Sleaford Mods – Invisible Britain) and narrated by Maxine Peake, exploring the catastrophic failures that have led to a chronic shortage of social housing in the UK.
David Gilmour Live At Pompeii is an audio-visual spectacle, featuring lasers, pyrotechnics and a huge circular screen on which specially-created films complement selected songs, but paramount above all is the astonishing music and stellar performances from an all-star band.
Summer, 1946. The Cousteau family - Jacques, his wife Simone and their two children Philippe and Jean-Michel - live in their beautiful house by the Mediterranean sea. By day they dive, by night they watch the stars. It's paradise on earth. But Jacques is never content. He lives and breathes adventure and believes absolutely in the virtues of progress. With his invention, the aqualung, his recently acquired vessel the Calypso, and a crew of free-spirited adventurers he is ready to cross the world's oceans.