Films in our forthcoming catalogue and selected recent titles from the archive.
An Official Selection at Cannes, Caroline Vignal’s hilarious and life-affirming comedy jewel stars the wonderful Laure Calamy as a woman who finds herself on a journey of self-discovery in somewhat unexpected circumstances.
Lambert Wilson stars in writer/director Gabriel Le Bomin’s spectacularly-mounted biographical drama, a stirring depiction of a crucial period in the life of one of modern French history's most famous figures.
The remarkable Pablo Larraín (No, Jackie, Neruda) unites Gael García Bernal with striking newcomer Mariana Di Girolamo for an immersive and incendiary new drama about a young mother's secretive plan to reunite her family.
Featuring an all-star Argentinian cast (including Ricardo Darín and Chino Darín coming together for the first time), Sebastián Borensztein’s comedy is a rousing tale of working-class solidarity and collective revenge.
From writer/director Icíar Bollaín, the joyous new romantic comedy ROSA’S WEDDING features the superb Candela Peña as a woman who finally decides to take charge of her life after always putting others first.
The new film from Oscar-winning writer/director Alejandro Amenábar (The Sea Inside) is a powerful and hugely resonant historical drama set during the first months of the Spanish Civil War.
Bold and dazzling, acclaimed writer/director Pietro Marcello’s adapts Jack London’s novel about a self-taught and outspoken writer, provocatively transposing the story into a pivotal moment in Italy’s pre-War history.
Racial and psychological tensions, claustrophobically observed in both the workplace and at home, come to a head in Visar Morina’s masterfully directed thriller about one man’s identity crisis as a foreigner in Germany.
The eagerly anticipated new film from the award-winning director of Rams, THE COUNTY tells the story of a middle-aged widow in rural Iceland who’s forced to rise up against corruption and injustice in her community.
Inspired by true events, Jasmila Žbanić’s gripping, Oscar-nominated thriller depicts the unforgettable story of a UN translator attempting to save the lives of her family, whilst pandemonium and escalating conflict rages around them.
Internationally heralded as a major cinematic discovery, Dea Kulumbegashvili’s multi award-winning debut BEGINNING is an arresting drama about a devout woman who undergoes a dramatic crisis of faith.
Małgorzata Szumowska and Michał Englert's beguiling modern fable is about an affluent Polish community forever altered by the arrival of an enigmatic stranger who may - or may not - have powers of healing.
Set in 1789 France, just prior to the Revolution, Éric Besnard’s mouth-watering comedy pairs Grégory Gadebois and Isabelle Carré as a gifted chef and his apprentice, who must find the resolve to free themselves from servitude.
Riccardo Scamarcio, Isabelle Huppert and Louis Garrel star in writer/director Michele Placido's eagerly-anticipated historical drama depicting the struggles of the notorious Renaissance painter as he's investigated by the Vatican.
Fanny Ardant, Melvil Poupaud and Cécile de France star in Carine Tardieu's eagerly anticipated follow-up to Just To Be Sure, a modern and nuanced romantic drama about a woman who embarks on an affair with a younger man.
Set within Vienna's elite, the wickedly entertaining new film from writer/director Marc Fitoussi (Folies Bergère) is a sexy, Chabrol-esque marital thriller featuring the sensational Karin Viard in one of her most vivacious roles.
Inspired by remarkable true events, Emmanuel Courcol’s rousing, Cannes-selected charmer follows a dedicated out-of-work actor (Kad Merad) whose life begins to look up when he takes a new job teaching theatre to inmates.
Sigourney Weaver and radiant new talent Margaret Qualley star in a hugely enjoyable adaptation of Joanna Rakoff’s internationally bestselling memoir from Oscar-nominee Phillipe Falardeau (Monsieur Lazhar).
Three of France’s most endearing leading ladies – Juliette Binoche, Noémie Lvovsky and Yolande Moreau – star in the eagerly anticipated new comedy by César-winner Martin Provost (Seraphine, The Midwife).
Guillaume Canet gives a superb, career-best performance in this remarkable and heartfelt rural drama about three generations of a French farming community that became a box office phenomenon.
Inspired by true events, Jan Komasa’s 2020 Oscar-nominated drama is a remarkable tale of morality and redemption, about a charismatic young ex-convict who fooled an entire Polish village by falsely posing as a priest.
From writer/director Régis Roinsard (Populaire), this ingenious and wicked crime ‘whodunit’ sees nine international language experts as suspects, when the first ten pages of a new literary blockbuster is leaked online.
Writer/director Guillaume Canet reunites the entire cast from his 2010 comedy smash Little White Lies (a film that achieved a stunning 5.2 million admissions worldwide) for this highly-anticipated follow up.
Hlynur Pálmason confirms the promise of his award-winning debut Winter Brothers with this spellbinding and darkly humorous new drama about a stoic grandfather whose emotional reserves are pushed to their limits.
The delicious new film by acclaimed writer/director Christophe Honoré (Love Songs, Inside Paris) is a light and playful new comedy about love and fidelity set over the course of one life-changing night.
A superb all-star quartet in stellar form leads the terrific new comedy of manners from Daniel Cohen, the story of life-long friends whose loyalties to each other are unexpectedly tested.
Vincent Lacoste stars in the wry and engaging comedy debut from Antoine de Bary, the shaggy-dog story of a former child star whose life’s in a downward spiral as he approaches thirty.
Writer/director Julien Rappeneau’s follow-up to his 2016 debut hit Rosalie Blum is an uplifting, family-friendly story about the power of a child’s love, and the lengths that one boy will go to to help get his father’s life back on track.
From master auteur Kore-eda Hirokazu (Shoplifters), THE TRUTH unites French screen icons Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche for the first time, as a movie star diva and her estranged daughter.
From the Oscar-nominated creators of ‘Embrace of the Serpent’ comes an epic, visually exquisite crime sage about the destabilising effect of Western influences on the familial traditions and rituals of a proud indigenous family.
The multi award-winning new crime thriller from writer/director Matteo Garrone (Gomorrah) is a hugely compelling, based-on-fact tale of a gentle family man pushed to protect what he loves.
Juliette Binoche is phenomenal in Saffy Nebbou’s gripping and tantalising new drama, as a divorced mother whose life is upended when she becomes entangled in an online relationship with dangerous repercussions.
Juan Vera’s smart, funny and hugely entertaining romantic comedy hit features two of Spanish-language cinema’s most beloved stars, the superb Ricardo Darín and Mercedes Morán.
Real-life mother and daughter Catherine Deneuve and Chaira Mastroianni star in the affecting new film from Julie Bertuccelli (Since Otar Left) about emotional attachments and mis-remembered pasts.
Louis Garrel, Laetitia Casta and Lily-Rose Depp star in Garrel's delightfully playful and oh-so-French romantic comedy about the lives and loves of three impossibly attractive Parisians.
Beloved by audiences and critics at Cannes (where it was awarded the Best Screenplay prize), Alice Rohrwacher’s beguiling film is an allegory of love, loss and compassion exploring the troubled soul of Italy.
The smash-hit comedy of the Lavazza Italian Film Festival, Alessandro Genovessi’s hilarious, feel-good new romantic comedy is a heart-warming story of a complicated trip to the altar, based on a long running off-Broadway hit play.
The winner of the 2018 Sydney Film Prize, Marcelo Martinessi’s stunning debut drama is an immersive look into the lives of the privileged through the tribulations of a hesitant woman in quiet crisis.
The recipient of the prestigious Prix Louis Delluc, Christophe Honorés resonant and emotionally rich drama is both an intimate chronicle of a romance and a sprawling portrait of life in early 1990s France.
Based on an Haruki Murakami short story, Korean master Chang-dong Lee’s remarkable new film, the most acclaimed of Cannes, is a gripping psychological study of thwarted love, ambition and obsession.
Adèle Haenel, Pio Marmaï and Audrey Tautou star in this sparkling new screwball comedy from Pierre Salvadori (Wild Target, Après Vous, Priceless), an irresistible mix of laughs, action and romance.
Seduction, glamour, corruption, drugs and raucous poolside parties: the life and times of scandal-plagued Silvio Berlusconi have long-demanded a screen depiction, and who else to deliver it than Paolo Sorrentino.
A critical and audience favourite at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival, Paweł Pawlikowski’s ravishing, music-fuelled romance charts two mismatched lovers caught between East and West in 1950s Europe.
The endearing new comedy from Philippe Le Guay (The Women On The 6th Floor) is a warm tale of a small farming community who must put their grievances (and inhibitions) aside in order to save their village.
One of the most astonishing film debuts in recent memory, Xavier Legrand’s heart-stopping drama charts a family’s struggles with the fallout of divorce, and the resulting arrangements for the two children.
A 2018 Academy Award nominee, the internationally acclaimed film from award-winning writer/director Ziad Doueiri is a thrilling legal drama centering on a minor disagreement that escalates into a nationwide controversy.
Heralded Norwegian writer/director Joachim Trier’s thriller about a lonely young student who may have kinetic powers is a daring and resonant exploration of the dangers of repression, and a sexy, head-spinning treat.
The breakout critical discovery of the 2017 Berlinale, where it was named Best First Feature, Carla Simón’s autobiographical Catalan jewel is one of the most evocative and affecting depictions of childhood seen in years.
Hugo Gélin’s bona fide crowd-pleaser, the most popular French-language film of 2017 worldwide, stars the irrepressible Omar Sy in a tailor-made role as a bon vivant whose life is turned upside down by an infant daughter.
A hugely entertaining blend of humour, truthfulness and sensitivity, Blandine Lenoir’s warm-hearted romantic comedy stars Agnès Jaoui as a middle-aged woman in the midst of major personal and professional life changes.
The searing, multi award-winning new drama from Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan, Elena, The Return), LOVELESS is a razor-sharp and gripping portrayal of a family – and society – on the precipice of collapse.
The breakout discovery of the 2016 Venice Film Festival, Swedish-Sami filmmaker Amanda Kernell’s striking directorial debut is a female coming-of-age story told with emotional power.
The hilarious and poignant comedy from Finnish master Aki Kaurismäki (Drifting Clouds, Le Havre) is a hugely enjoyable tale of the friendship between a young immigrant and a middle-aged Helsinki restaurateur.
The breakout French hit of the 2017 Cannes International Film Festival, writer/director Carine Tardieu’s charming romantic comedy is a winning tale of parenthood, love and family, both lost and found.
From Oscar-nominated Czech director Jan Hřebejk (Divided We Fall) comes a black comedy inspired by the true story of a Communist-era school teacher who manipulated her pupils for personal gain.
From César-winning writer/director Martin Provost (Séraphine), THE MIDWIFE marks the remarkable pairing of two of French cinema’s most beloved stars, Catherine Deneuve and Catherine Frot.
From award-winning filmmaker Dome Karukoski comes the long-awaited biography of artist Touko Laaksonen, the man behind the iconic signature ‘Tom of Finland’, and the events that influenced his iconic homoerotic drawings.
French singer/actress Soko and Lily-Rose Depp lead a star-studded cast in Stéphanie Di Giusto’s spectacularly mounted screen biography, inspired by the true story of two rival pioneers of modern dance in the Belle Epoque.
Based on extraordinary true events, Erik Poppe’s superbly-realised box office hit is an absorbing tale of morality and honour set in Norway during a pivotal moment in World War II as German forces arrive.
The #1 smash-hit of the 2017 Spanish Film Festival, Paco León’s vibrant comedy depicts a collection of Madrid lovers for an outrageously provocative take on what can happen behind closed doors.
Cynthia Nixon gives a career-best performance as the legendary 19th Century poet Emily Dickinson in the luminous and intensely moving new film from award-winning British filmmaker Terence Davies.
A glorious mix of history and imagination, NERUDA is multi award-winning director Pablo Larraín’s lavishly mounted and grandly entertaining depiction of the manhunt for titular Chilean poet and politician.
Isabelle Huppert stars in acclaimed writer/director Mia Hansen-Løve’s stunning drama, a resonant and affecting portrait of a fifty-something woman who, after living comfortably for many years, must suddenly reinvent her life.
Writer/director Martin Zandvliet’s multi award-winning historical drama tells a gripping story of redemption and forgivenesss, as it follows a group of captured soldiers in Denmark in the immediate aftermath of WWII.
The multi award-winning new comedy of manners from Paolo Genovese is a fiendishly clever take on decorum in the age of modern technology, and poses the question: how well do we really know those close to us?
Julien Rappeneau’s enchanting directorial debut ROSALIE BLUM is a warm, witty and impeccably performed comedy about a random encounter that has unexpected and life-changing consequences.
Klaus Härö’s multi award-winning drama movingly depicts the true story of fencing master Endel Neils, who risked his life to give a group of children something to believe in in post-War Estonia.
Striking a delicious balance between non-stop gags and some very pointed cultural criticism, Gennaro Nunziante’s comedy is the highest grossing film in Italian cinema history.
Cecile de France and Izïa Higelin star in Catherine Corsini's luminous, award-winning romance set in the turbulent 1970’s, about love, duty and the courage required to pursue happiness no matter the cost.
Two of the greatest talents in modern Spanish cinema – Ricardo Darin and Javier Cámara – take centre stage in Cesc Gay's funny, heartfelt portrait of friendship, and life’s unexpected ups and downs.
Ciro Guerre’s breathtaking, Oscar-nominated cinematic odyssey through the Amazon follows the quests of two Western explorers (one in 1909 and the other in the 1940s) in search of a rare flower.
Academy-Award winner Juliette Binoche gives one of the finest performances of her career in this dazzling, emotionally rich debut feature from Italian wunderkind Piero Messina.
Writer/director Edoardo Falcone's wildly entertaining and multi award-winning debut feature pits a man with a God-complex against the charismatic local parish priest in an almighty battle of wills.
Acclaimed Italian auteur Nanni Moretti semi-autobiographical and award-winning dramedy stars the stunning Margherita Buy as a filmmaker struggling to balance life and art.
Winner of Un Certain Regard at Cannes 2015, this wryly observed fable about two obstinate brothers begins as a droll comedy about sheep farming and grows into a gracefully moving tale about family and legacy.
From Sue Brooks, the multi award-winning director of Japanese Story and Road To Nhill, LOOKING FOR GRACE is an intimate, funny and profoundly moving story about chance, fate and the complexities of family life.
A captivating new star is born in THE BÉLIER FAMILY, Eric Lartigau’s uproarious new comedy about family ties, the joy of music and breaking free, introducing beautiful newcomer Louane Emera.
From acclaimed writer/director Céline Sciamma (Tomboy, Water Lilies), GIRLHOOD is a sensational story of female empowerment set in the tough neighbourhoods of Paris.
A career-best Viggo Mortensen leads David Oelhoffen's masterful drama, a gripping tale of morality and friendship set during the Algerian War, based on a story by Albert Camus.
Mia Hansen-Løve's exhilarating, semi-biographical drama is set against the rise of the ‘French touch’ electronic music scene in the 1990s, one that spawned worldwide superstars like Daft Punk and Cassius.
Hilarious, smart & thought-provoking, Italian comedian and satirist Pierfrancesco ‘Pif’ Diliberto’s hugely entertaining romantic comedy of childhood and first love is set in the tumultuous world of 1970’s Italy.
Inspired by true events, this enchanting and powerfully affecting film from David & Nathan Zellner tells the true story of a young woman’s extraordinary journey from Japan to Minnesota, in search of a mythic fortune.
Heralded in Cannes (and declared a “5-star masterpiece” by The Guardian), the stunning new film from modern Russian master Andrey Zvyagintzev (The Return, Elena) is a gripping parable of class, faith and corruption.
The heralded Orizzonti winner of Best Film at the Venice Film Festival, EASTERN BOYS is the astonishing second feature from Robin Campillo, creator of the international phenomenon The Returned.
Isabelle Huppert, Jean-Pierre Darroussin and Michael Nyqvist star in Marc Fitoussi's fabulous romantic comedy, a delicious fable about how everyday choices shape our lives.
Set in Franco’s Spain, David Trueba's buoyant and heartfelt comedy stars Javier Cámara as a free-spirited English teacher determined to meet his idol, John Lennon, and the inspirational effect he has on two young people who share in the journey.
Nana Ekvtimishvili and Simon Gross’ celebrated drama is an unforgettable story of two young girls navigating the complex ties of friendship, love and family within a world of upheaval.
Eddie Marsan stars in the long-awaited new film from Uberto Pasolini, the producer of ‘The Full Monty’, a poignant drama about a quiet man who finds joy in helping everyone but himself.
The winner of the Golden Bear at the 2013 Berlinale, Cãlin Peter Netzer‘s riveting drama centres on a mother’s twisted affection for her son, and the repercussions of her actions when his wellbeing is placed in jeopardy.
Winner of the 2014 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, THE GREAT BEAUTY is Paolo Sorrentino’s evocative tale of hedonism and lost love, and an extraordinary depiction of contemporary Rome.
Ruben Alves’ semi-autobiographical Parisian comedy follows a hardworking couple whose dream of returning to their homeland is secretly undermined by their friends and family.
Celebrated French master Olivier Assayas’ loosely autobiographical drama charts social change and the political and artistic awakening of a group of young teenagers in the early 1970s.
Winner of the Berlin Silver Bear, Ursula Meier’s deeply affecting humanist drama of two siblings struggling to find a place in the world, and their determination to make it on their own, stars Lea Seydoux and Kacey Mottet Klein.
Academy Award-nominee Sarah Polley’s extraordinary documentary is a deeply moving portrait of a family dealing with a legacy of secrets and lies, and the elusive nature of truth itself.
One of the most star-studded casts in modern Spanish cinema feature in writer/director Cesc Gay's witty and scathing portrait of forty-something men, and the changing gender roles of contemporary Barcelona.
A love story told in two unique parts, Miguel Gomes' TABU is, quite simply, a film unlike anything you’ve ever seen: an enthralling story of obsession, memory and dangerous forbidden romance.
Set against the breathtaking backdrop of Georgia’s Caucasus Mountains, this award-winning drama follows a young couple on the journey of a lifetime and an incident that irrevocably transforms their relationship.
Małgorzata Szumowska's provocative, adults-only drama stars Academy Award-winner Juliette Binoche as a journalist whose personal life choices are put to the test when she uncovers some discomforting home truths.
The eternal wisdom of Woody Allen informs Sophie Lellouche’s delicious romantic comedy about a young woman whose choices in life and love are shaped by the philosophies of her favourite filmmaker.
Winner of Best Film at Cannes Directors' Fortnight, Bouli Lanners’ hilarious, multi award-winning film takes its cues from Mark Twain in exploring the uncharted and misunderstood world of adolescence.
The 2012 Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film nominee MONSIEUR LAZHAR is a profoundly moving story about a group of young schoolchildren coming to terms with the adult world well before their time.
The internationally-heralded winner of the Queer Palm at the Cannes Film Festival, Oliver Hermanus’ BEAUTY is a stunningly controlled, powerful story of a middle-aged man in turmoil.
The winner of the Un Certain Regard Special Jury Prize at Cannes 2011, Russian maestro Andrey Zvyagintsev's taut & engrossing drama is a moral tale of loyalties, familial ties and a coveted inheritance.
Based on real-life events, Valérie Donzelli's moving drama follows a young Parisian couple suddenly dragged from their carefree existence by an unexpected twist of fate, and their against-the-odds determination to defy it.
Based on remarkable true events in Norway in 1915, Marius Holst's drama tells an extraordinary story of friendship, loyalty and rebellion, set on a remote ice-bound island reform school.
The gorgeous romantic drama from Mia Hansen-Løve (Father of My Children) is a personal story of love, loss and the tender memories from youth that can never truly be erased.
Led by Catherine Deneuve and Chiara Mastroianni, this exquisitely romantic musical-drama from Christophe Honoré spans over four decades as it follows a mother and daughter’s twin misadventures in love.
Fabrice Luchini & Sandrine Kiberlain head a stellar cast in Philippe Le Guay’s delicious upstairs/downstairs comedy, where the vibrant maids create upheaval in an elegant Parisian apartment complex in 1962.
Grégory Gadebois and Clotilde Hesme star in the award-winning debut feature from writer/director Alix Delaporte, an arresting and intimate drama about two lost souls in search of human connection.
Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams star in Derek Cianfrance's powerful romantic drama about a couple who fall in love in their early twenties, and then face challenges to their marriage six years later.
There’s something in the water… Part vérité travelogue, part expose, part mystery, part showdown, Josh Fox’s Oscar-nominated film is a compelling and emotional plea for scrutiny of the powerful gas industry.
One Hundred and Fifty Spears, Ten Canoes, Three Wives… Trouble. An extraordinary & ground-breaking comic parable about forbidden love from Rolf de Heer & the Yolgnu people of Ramingining.