Free film screenings
Eight features and two shorts programmes for young people, students and teachers.
Dir Andy Serkis | UK
This year’s Opening Night Gala is a moving true story of courage under profound difficulties, by first-time director and acclaimed British actor Andy Serkis.
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Dir Peter Bratt | USA
The life and achievements of little-known but indomitable civil rights activist Dolores Huerta are celebrated in Peter Bratt’s inspiring and intimate documentary.
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Dir Saul Dibb | UK
RC Sheriff’s acclaimed First World War drama reaches the screen in this all-star adaptation, directed by Saul Dibb (Bullet Boy).
Read more about Journey’s End
Dir-Scr Sam Voutas | China-USA-Australia
Genial comedy about a Chinese film projectionist who starts a bootleg DVD operation with his movie-obsessed son.
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Dir Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman | UK-Poland
The first ever fully painted feature film takes us through the last days of Vincent Van Gogh.
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Dir Berni Goldblat | France-Burkina Faso-Qatar
A heart-felt coming-of-age tale set in Burkina Faso exploring mixed cultural identity and finding one’s place in the world.
Read more about Wallay
Short films programmes