White Crow

The White Crow (12A)

Zoe Warren

Drama which charts iconic dancer Rudolph Nureyev’s famed defection from the Soviet Union to the West in 1961. Ralph Fiennes directs this ambitious biopic of the Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, whose defection from the USSR to the west stunned the world at the height of the Cold War. Amid the raging Cold War, Soviet authorities send the world-renowned Kirov Ballet to Paris to demonstrate …

Everybody Knows

Everybody Knows (15)

Zoe Warren

Director Asghar Farhadi heads to the dusty backroads north of Madrid for a drama steeped in secrets and lies. Her sister’s wedding brings Laura (Penélope Cruz) back to the small town where she was born. She is accompanied by her teenage daughter and son, but not by her husband who has remained in Buenos Aires. Her former boyfriend Paco (Javier Bardem) now …

The aftermath

The Aftermath (15)

Zoe Warren

Keira Knightley leads this powerful drama about the wife of a British army officer in post-war Germany. “You may well enjoy this unusual love story: for its performances, its strong sense of time and place, and its vivid reminder that a war’s official end is never really anything of the kind.”  Daily Telegraph

a private war

A Private War (15)

Zoe Warren

Rosamund Pike stars in the true story of  courageous war correspondent Marie Colvin. Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless, while constantly testing the limits between bravery and bravado. After being hit by a grenade in Sri Lanka, she wears a distinctive eye patch …

all is true

All is True (12A)

Zoe Warren

Starry account of Shakespeare in later life, featuring Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench and Ian McKellen. The year is 1613, Shakespeare is acknowledged as the greatest writer of the age. But disaster strikes when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to the ground, and devastated, Shakespeare returns to Stratford, where he must face a troubled past and a neglected family. Haunted by …

Burning (15)

Zoe Warren

BURNING tells the story of three individuals and a mysterious incident they experience. Jongsu bumps into an old friend, Haemi, on a part-time delivery job. Haemi asks Jongsu to take care of her cat while she leaves on a trip to Africa. When she returns, Haemi introduces Jongsu to Ben, a man she met in Africa. One day, Ben and …

Green Book (12A)

Zoe Warren

When Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighbourhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, …