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8½

Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini's avant-garde classic, winner of Best Foreign Feature at the 1964 Academy Awards. 

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Cool Hand Luke

Cool Hand Luke

Classic prison drama starring Paul Newman as a cool-headed inmate who riles up the rugged correctional system by actively defying it. Also stars George Kennedy and Dennis Hopper.

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Roma (1972)

Roma (1972)

A virtually plotless, gaudy, impressionistic portrait of Rome through the eyes of one of its most famous citizens - filmmaker Federico Fellini ().

They Live

They Live

John Carpenter’s subversive action-sci-fi follows a drifter (WWF wrestler Roddy Piper) who finds a pair of truth-revealing sunglasses, only to discover that Earth has been covertly taken over by aliens.

Top of the South Film Festival

Top of the South Film Festival

Film Festival showcasing the best short films created by filmmakers from Marlborough, Nelson, Tasman and Golden Bay.

Cinema Enigma

Cinema Enigma

Monthly mystery screening at Matakana Cinemas, Auckland.

Slacker

Slacker

Fly-on-the-wall comedy-drama from Richard Linklater (Boyhood) that captures a day in the life of a group of teen and 20-something bohemians.

Lost Highway

Lost Highway

David Lynch delivers his signature cinematic surrealism in this 1997 murder mystery starring Bill Pullman as a saxophonist accused of murdering his wife (Patricia Arquette). While on death row, he suddenly – inexplicably – changes into Pete Dayton, a young mechanic leading a completely different life.

Akira (1988)

Akira (1988)

Katsuhiro Ohtomo's cult Japanese anime cyberpunk action about a dystopian Tokyo in the year 2019.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Richard O'Brien's brilliantly bizarre story of creation, love, hate, adventure, and, most of all, sex. A young couple stumble upon a Transylvanian house party in this 1975 classic, based on O'Brien's stage musical.

Berberian Sound Studio

Berberian Sound Studio

Mind-bending psychological thriller set in the 1970s about British sound technician Gilderoy (Toby Jones) who travels to Italy to work on a gruesome horror film. As he goes about assembling the movie's terrifying soundscapes he finds his state of mind wobbling and his psyche under threat from the nightmarish task.

Rear Window

Rear Window

In Hitchcock's 1954 masterpiece, Jimmy Stewart plays a photographer confined to a wheelchair with a broken leg. Bored and stuck in his apartment, he takes to spying on his neighbours. When one goes missing, he thinks murder is afoot....

On Thin Ice: The Inside Story on Climate Change

On Thin Ice: The Inside Story on Climate Change

Geologist Simon Lamb takes a look at what’s really happening with global warming in this climate change documentary, filming scientists at work in the Arctic, the Antarctic and around the world.

Meat

Meat

Shines a light on the animals we eat and what goes on behind the supermarket shelves, told from the perspectives of three farmers and a hunter.

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Under the Silver Lake

Under the Silver Lake

Andrew Garfield searches for a vanished woman he hardly knows in this surreal mystery-comedy from the writer-director of It Follows.

Happy As Lazzaro

Happy As Lazzaro

Two mismatched young men form a strange bond in this Cannes Palme d'Or-nominated Italian drama from previous nominee Alice Rohrwacher.

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Dogman (2018)

Dogman (2018)

Cannes Palme d'Or-nominated revenge drama inspired by a homicide committed by a coked-out dog groomer during the late 1980s.

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