This Week

Summer of Soul

classified 12A
Summer of Soul
Fri 16 July - Sun 8 Aug
Film
Ahmir 'Questlove' Thompson makes his directorial debut with this powerful documentary about the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival, a testament to music and culture as collective empowerment.

The Sparks Brothers

classified 15
Preview: Sparks Brothers
Thu 29 July - Thu 5 Aug
Film
Director Edgar Wright returns with a musical odyssey through five weird and wonderful decades with brothers Russell & Ron Mael, celebrating the inspiring legacy of Sparks - 'your favorite band's favorite band.'

Limbo

classified 12A PS
Limbo
Fri 30 July - Thu 5 Aug
Film
Ben Sharrock’s critically adored Limbo is a wry, funny and poignant cross-cultural satire that subtly sews together the hardship and hope of the refugee experience. Set on a fictional remote Scottish island, it follows a group of new arrivals as they await the results of their asylum claims.
The Most Beautiful Boy in the World
Fri 30 July - Thu 5 Aug
Film
Fifty years after the premiere of Death in Venice, Björn Andrésen, the former teen star who once embodied legendary character Tadzio in Visconti’s masterpiece, takes us on a remarkable journey of personal memories, cinema history, stardust and tragedy in what could be Björn’s last attempt to finally get his life back on track.

As Tears Go By

classified 18 S Wong Kar Wai
As Tears Go By
Wed 4 - Fri 6 Aug
Film
Wong Kar Wai’s scintillating debut feature is a kinetic, hypercool crime thriller graced with flashes of the impressionistic, daydream visual style.

Now, Voyager

classified U
Now Voyager
Fri 6 - Thu 12 Aug
Film
This classic, star-studded melodrama has been gloriously restored in a lovely new print. At once a tender love story, a taut psychological drama, and an inspiring tale of physical and spiritual transformation Bette Davis is at the pinnacle of her career with her performance resulting in her sixth "Best Actress" Oscar nomination.

Zola

classified 18
Zola
Wed 11 Aug 15:40, 18:20
Film
From writer-director Janicza Bravo (Lemon) comes the unforgettable and outrageous story of two women who hit the road to score quick cash dancing for money in Tampa, only to find their friendship tested when one of them isn't who she claims to be.

The Fever

classified 12A S
The Fever
Fri 6 - Thu 12 Aug
Film
Filmmaker Maya Da-Rin’s debut feature is a mesmerising tale that explores desire, tenderness, and the friction between two worlds – the industrialised city and the tranquil Amazon rainforest.
Relaxed Screening: The Fever
Sat 7 Aug 15:00
Film
A relaxed screening of filmmaker Maya Da-Rin’s debut feature which is a mesmerising tale that explores desire, tenderness, and the friction between two worlds – the industrialised city and the tranquil Amazon rainforest.

Days of Being Wild

classified 12A S Wong Kar Wai
Days of Being Wild
Sat 7 - Wed 11 Aug
Film
Featuring a spectacular cast of Hong Kong’s biggest starts, Wong’s sophomore feature tied together his favourite themes of time, memory and rejection in a hypnotic drama.

Riders of Justice

classified 15 S
Riders of Justice
Fri 23 July - Thu 12 Aug
Film
Recently deployed soldier, Markus (Mads Mikkelsen) is forced to return home to care for his daughter when his wife dies in a tragic train accident. However, when a survivor of the wreck surfaces and claims foul play, Markus suspects his wife was murdered and embarks on a mission to find those responsible.

Now, Voyager

classified U
Now Voyager
Fri 6 - Thu 12 Aug
Film
This classic, star-studded melodrama has been gloriously restored in a lovely new print. At once a tender love story, a taut psychological drama, and an inspiring tale of physical and spiritual transformation Bette Davis is at the pinnacle of her career with her performance resulting in her sixth "Best Actress" Oscar nomination.

Zola

classified 18
Zola
Fri 6 - Thu 12 Aug
Film
From writer-director Janicza Bravo (Lemon) comes the unforgettable and outrageous story of two women who hit the road to score quick cash dancing for money in Tampa, only to find their friendship tested when one of them isn't who she claims to be.

The Fever

classified 12A S
The Fever
Fri 6 - Thu 12 Aug
Film
Filmmaker Maya Da-Rin’s debut feature is a mesmerising tale that explores desire, tenderness, and the friction between two worlds – the industrialised city and the tranquil Amazon rainforest.

Days of Being Wild

classified 12A S Wong Kar Wai
Days of Being Wild
Sat 7 - Wed 11 Aug
Film
Featuring a spectacular cast of Hong Kong’s biggest starts, Wong’s sophomore feature tied together his favourite themes of time, memory and rejection in a hypnotic drama.

Chungking Express

classified 12A S Wong Kar Wai
Chungking Express
Thu 12 - Sun 15 Aug
Film
This bright and breezy comedy was Wong’s international breakthrough hit, now one of the defining works of 1990s cinema. Composed of intersecting love stories about two brokenhearted policemen and the women they fall for, it is funny, breathlessly inventive and dizzyingly romantic,

Wildland

classified 12A S
Wildland
Fri 13 - Thu 19 Aug
Film
Following the death of her alcoholic mother, Ida (Sandra Kampp) is placed by social services with her aunt (Sidse Babette Knudsen) and her grown-up sons, a side of her family she barely knows. At the worst time in her life, Ida finds herself in a loving home welcomed with open arms but all is not what it seems.

I'm Your Man

classified 18 (CTBA) S
I'm Your Man
Fri 13 - Thu 19 Aug
Film
Inspired by a short story written by Emma Braslavsky, I'm Your Man is a humorous tale about the questions of love, longing, and what makes a human being human.

New Order

classified 18 S
New Order
Fri 13 - Thu 19 Aug
Film
Prepare yourself for an intricate psychological dystopian drama that portrays the shocking and provocative depiction of class warfare in contemporary Mexico, as a joyous wedding is suddenly interpreted.

Fallen Angels

classified 15 S Wong Kar Wai
Fallen Angels
Sat 14 - Sun 15 Aug
Film
Swinging between hard-boiled noir and slapstick lunacy with giddy abandon, the film is both a dizzying, dazzling city symphony and a poignant meditation on love, loss, and longing in a metropolis that never sleeps.

Wildland

classified 12A S
Wildland
Fri 13 - Thu 19 Aug
Film
Following the death of her alcoholic mother, Ida (Sandra Kampp) is placed by social services with her aunt (Sidse Babette Knudsen) and her grown-up sons, a side of her family she barely knows. At the worst time in her life, Ida finds herself in a loving home welcomed with open arms but all is not what it seems.

I'm Your Man

classified 18 (CTBA) S
I'm Your Man
Fri 13 - Thu 19 Aug
Film
Inspired by a short story written by Emma Braslavsky, I'm Your Man is a humorous tale about the questions of love, longing, and what makes a human being human.

New Order

classified 18 S
New Order
Fri 13 - Thu 19 Aug
Film
Prepare yourself for an intricate psychological dystopian drama that portrays the shocking and provocative depiction of class warfare in contemporary Mexico, as a joyous wedding is suddenly interpreted.

In The Mood For Love

classified PG S Wong Kar Wai
In The Mood For Love
Wed 18 - Sun 22 Aug
Film
Prepare to be dazzled by Wong Kar Wai’s elegant and breathtaking masterpiece, a heartbreaking story of illicit love that pulses with the ache and agony of repressed desire.

Happy Together

classified 15 S Wong Kar Wai
Happy Together
Wed 18 - Thu 19 Aug
Film
One of the most searing romances of the 1990s, Wong Kar Wai’s emotionally raw, lushly stylised portrait of a relationship in breakdown casts Hong Kong superstars Tony Leung Chiu Wai and Leslie Cheung Kwok Wing as a couple traveling through Argentina falling in and out of love.
Escher: Journey Into Infinity
Fri 20 - Thu 26 Aug
Film
Delve deep into the world and legacy of M.C Escher (1898-1972), world-famous Dutch graphic designer and creator of some of the most famous stunning and psychedelic artworks that continue to influence our culture now.

Escher: Journey Into Infinity
Fri 20 - Thu 26 Aug
Film
Delve deep into the world and legacy of M.C Escher (1898-1972), world-famous Dutch graphic designer and creator of some of the most famous stunning and psychedelic artworks that continue to influence our culture now.

2046

classified 12A S Wong Kar Wai
2046
Wed 25 - Thu 26 Aug
Film
A sequel of sorts to In The Mood For Love, 2046 delves into the pain of romantic heartache and the emotional wreckage it leaves behind.