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Urban Turban

Urban Turban

The first Bollywood film to be filmed entirely in Auckland, Urban Turban is the story of a Kiwi girl and an Indian boy that find love despite cultural differences.

Urbanized

Urbanized

Documentary exploring the current designs and effects of modern-day cities, highlighting examples from some of the world’s leading architects, builders and creatives. From the director of Helvetica.

Uri: The Surgical Strike

Uri: The Surgical Strike

Vicky Kaushal stars in this Bollywood war film based on the 2016 Indian Army's retaliatory strike on Pakistan, a response to the September 18 Uri attack.

Us

Us

Oscar-winning filmmaker Jordan Peele follows his debut feature Get Out with another critically acclaimed horror-thriller.

Us and Them

Us and Them

Two strangers who met on a train form an intimate bond in this Chinese romance. When life tore them apart, fate reunites them ten years later.

Us and the Game Industry

Us and the Game Industry

Debut documentarian Stephanie Beth explores the endeavours undertaken by creative contributors to the 21st century’s biggest art form: the video game.

Utopia

Utopia

Award-winning journalist, campaigner and documentary maker John Pilger turns his lens once more toward the indigenous people of Australia - the oldest continuous human culture...

Utu

Utu

The New Zealand Land Wars of the nineteenth century provide the setting for this Geoff Murphy epic - starring Anzac Wallace and Bruno Lawrence - that closest approaches the style of a classic western in NZ's cinematic back catalogue...

Utu Redux

Utu Redux

The New Zealand Land Wars of the 19th century provide the setting for Geoff Murphy's internationally-praised epic, the closest thing to a classic western in NZ's cinematic back catalogue. Restored and revitalised in this special Utu Redux presentation.

Utøya: July 22

Utøya: July 22

A girl searches for her sister while desperately trying to survive in this Berlin Golden Lion-nominated thriller based on the Utoya mass shooting.

Uyare

Uyare

A girl studying to be a pilot (Samyuktha Menon) has her dreams shattered in this Indian Malayalam language drama co-starring Tovino Thomas.

V For Vendetta

V For Vendetta

Graphic novel adaptation, written by the Wachowski's (The Matrix) starring a bald Natalie Portman and masked Hugo Weaving. Set in the future, in a cruel and corrupt, totalitarian Britain...

V/H/S

V/H/S

Found-footage horror anthology linking various directors' stories around the tale of a group of burglars hired to retrieve a VHS tape containing valuable footage.

V/H/S/2

V/H/S/2

In this follow-up to the 2012 horror anthology V/H/S, a new crop of directors helm their own found-footage horror shorts, including Gareth Evans (The Raid), and Jason Eisener (Hobo with a Shotgun).

V/H/S: Viral

V/H/S: Viral

The third entry in the found-footage horror anthology series invites another batch of filmmakers to create their own frantic and frightening short films.

VS.

VS.

A troubled foster kid becomes an unlikely rap battle champion in this urban rites of passage drama set in the hostile UK rap battle scene.

Vaalu

Vaalu

Tamil action comedy starring T.R. Silambarasan. Music by Thaman.

Vaanam Kottatum

Vaanam Kottatum

Tamil-Indian drama co-written and directed by Dhana Sekaran (Padai Veeran), starring Vikram Prabhu, Aishwarya Rajesh and Madonna Sebastian.

Vacancy

Vacancy

David and Amy must struggle to get out alive before whomever is watching them can finish their latest snuff masterpiece
Vacation

Vacation

Ed Helms (The Hangover) and Christina Applegate (Anchorman) are the next generation of Griswolds, following on from National Lampoon's Vacation, desperate to enjoy a family holiday with their two boys.

Vadhaiyan Ji Vadhaiyan

Vadhaiyan Ji Vadhaiyan

The latest Bollywood romantic comedy from Smeep Kang, director of 2012's Carry On Jatta.

Vagabond (Sans toit ni loi)

Vagabond (Sans toit ni loi)

The circumstances leading to a woman's death are shown through flashbacks and interviews in this French drama that won the 1985 Venice Golden Lion.