Maki, aged 10, escapes from slavery and befriends a baby giraffe called Zarafa. Hassan, Prince of the Desert, is instructed by the Pasha to deliver Zarafa to France as a gift to the King. But Maki has made up his mind to do everything in his power to stop Hassan – even if it means risking his own life – because he must fulfill his promise to Zarafa’s late mother to protect him. Their journey takes them through Alexandria, Marseilles, and the snow-capped Alps, with many adventures along the way.
Minka is a good lad, dedicated to keeping his meth-addicted mother off drugs and keeping his head down through life. His stance against sex, drugs and violence is sorely tested when he is taken under the paternal wing of Joe and introduced to the seedy night-life of strip clubs, brothels and drug dens. He soon finds himself drawn into the dangerous world of meth-dealing, where business is conducted at the end of a gun.
Loving father. Faithful husband. Professional contract killer. A professional contract killer, haunted by visions of his violent past, spirals out of control. His work compromised as he reaches breaking point, he is forced to defend his family from his ruthless employers.
Val is the kind of live-in housekeeper who takes her work seriously. She serves her wealthy São Paulo employers day in and day out while lovingly nannying their teenage son whom she’s raised since toddlerhood. Everyone and everything in the elegant house has its place until one day, Val’s ambitious, clever daughter Jessica arrives from Val’s hometown. Jessica’s confident, youthful presence upsets the unspoken yet strict balance of power in the household; Val must decide where her allegiances lie and what she’s willing to sacrifice.
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By Our Selves documents a four-day walk made by the English Poet John Clare from an asylum in the Epping Forest up into Northamptonshire. Toby Jones, Iain Sinclair and a Straw Bear follow in his footsteps exactly 150 years after his death. En route they bump into Highland musician and poet MacGillivray, and graphic novelist Alan Moore. Captured in black & white photography, they discover the only truth of the road: whatever our hopes and delusions, we are always By Our Selves.
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PULP found fame on the world stage in the 1990s with anthems including 'Common People', 'Disco 2000', and 'Babies'. In 2012 they returned to their hometown for what could be their last UK concert. Footage of their phenomenal live showis exclusive to this film and the band also share their thoughts on fame, love, mortality & car maintenance. Director Florian Habicht (Love Story) weaves together these elements with dream-like tableaux featuring the people and the city of Sheffield.
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This collection of Chris Marker films consists of three works that pre-date La Jetée, the featurette that firmly planted his name as a filmmaker, as well as a series of seven shorter films that span each decade of his career thereafter. These remarkable curios reveal much about him, his ideas and his visuality, as well as his take on the modern world from an artistic point-of-view--from China, Siberia and Israel in the 1950s to the Pentagon, art collectives, cheshire cats, haikus and early new media.
Limited to just 1000 numbered editions and featuring an original photograph of JOHN BETJEMAN signed by JANE BOWN, along with bespoke sleeve artwork and booklet featuring essays by film makers LUKE DODD and MICHAEL WHYTE.
A revealing portrait of this most self-effacing but great portrait photographer emerges through conversation, anecdote and candid reflection.
This title will be released on February 8, 2016.
English rose Gemma Bovery (Gemma Arterton, Tamara Drewe) and her husband (Jason Flemyng, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels) have moved to a rustic cottage in Normandy in pursuit of the French dream. Their new neighbour, bored local baker Martin, is a romanticist and devotee of Flaubert. He becomes transfixed by his very own Madame Bovary, and takes a watchful interest in her life. When dashing young squire Hervé takes an interest in Gemma, Martin begins to fear that she will fall to the same fate as her literary namesake.
This title will be released on February 29, 2016.
James White is a troubled twenty-something trying to stay afloat in a frenzied New York. His self-destructive hedonistic lifestyle leaves him unable to cope as his mother battles a serious illness. James is forced to take control of his life, and must find new reserves of strength or risk imploding completely.