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8-Bit Christmas

8-Bit Christmas

Nintendo frenzy grips the suburban kids of Chicago during Christmas of the late '80s, putting one 10-year-old on an action-packed quest to secure the best video game system before they're all gone, in this festive family comedy.
A Fire Inside

A Fire Inside

Documentary on the people who risked everything to help put out the devastating 2019/2020 'Black Summer' bushfire - a country-wide emergency that's had a lasting and tormenting effect on many lives.
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Violette

Violette

French drama biopic based on trailblazing author Violette Leduc (Emmanuelle Devos), whose fearless memoirs broke new boundaries for women in literature. Explores her relationship with writer Simone de Beauvoir (Sandrine Kiberlain) and search for her own identity.
What Richard Did

What Richard Did

Set in South Dublin, this Irish drama follows golden boy Richard - an alpha-male teenager who has it all: he's handsome, from a well-off family, a promising young rugby player and is adored by many. But after a deadly, drunken encounter with his girlfriend’s ex, the lives of Richard and his family are shattered.
Gaia

Gaia

An injured forest ranger is saved by two off-the-grid survivalists only to be plunged into a far greater life-threatening situation in this South African horror.
My Name Is Gulpilil

My Name Is Gulpilil

Documentary on the life and work of David Gulpilil, indigenous actor and icon of Australian cinema.
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The Rose Maker

The Rose Maker

When times get tough, a passionate rose-grower used to living in isolation is forced to hire workers who know nothing about gardening in this comedic French drama.
Ida Red

Ida Red

With his terminally ill mother in prison for armed robbery, a loyal son takes up one last job to set her free in this heist thriller. Stars Josh Hartnett (Wrath of Man), Deborah Ann Woll (Escape Room), Frank Grillo (The Purge: Anarchy) and Oscar winner Melissa Leo (The Fighter).
Riders of Justice

Riders of Justice

Mads Mikkelsen leads this darkly comic Danish revenge thriller as a military man forced to return home after his wife dies in a train accident. But when he discovers it may have been an orchestrated assassination, he and three of his cohorts hunt down those responsible.
Annette

Annette

Academy Award winner Marion Cotillard is an opera singer married to a comedian (Oscar nominee Adam Driver) in this musical written by cult art-pop duo Sparks and from the director of Holy Motors.
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No Man of God

No Man of God

Emmy winner Luke Kirby (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) plays notorious serial killer Ted Bundy in this slice-of-bio drama observing the warped relationship he had with the one man he disclosed the details of his crimes with: an FBI analyst played by Elijah Woods.
Pig (2021)

Pig (2021)

Nicolas Cage plays a quiet truffle hunter living alone in the Oregonian wilderness. When someone kidnaps his beloved foraging pig, he returns to Portland and confronts his past to find the people responsible.
Boys from County Hell

Boys from County Hell

A crew of road workers in Ireland must survive the night when they accidentally awaken an ancient vampire in this horror comedy.
Settlers

Settlers

Remmy and her parents, refugees from Earth, have found peace on the Martian outskirts until strangers appear in the hills beyond their farm in this sci-fi thriller.
First Cow

First Cow

John Magaro (The Big Short) and Orion Lee (A Brilliant Young Mind) are 19-century fur trappers out to make a fortune in this American drama from Kelly Reichardt (Certain Women).
The Justice of Bunny King

The Justice of Bunny King

Essie Davis (The Babadook) and Thomasin McKenzie (Jojo Rabbit) star in this overcoming-adversity tale about a troubled mother of two fighting against the system to reunite with her children. This battle puts her in the path of Tonyah, her niece who she takes under her wing.
The Man In The Hat

The Man In The Hat

With five angry men chasing him, the Man in the Hat jumps in a small Fiat 500 and drives through France in this light-hearted comedy. Accompanied by a framed photograph of an unknown woman, he encounters various characters and locals during his travels... potentially finding lost love too.
The Mole Agent

The Mole Agent

Nominated for Best Documentary Feature at the 2021 Academy Awards, this Chilean film follows an 83-year-old man who agrees to be a mole planted within a retirement home under suspicion of elder abuse. However, the mole starts to waver from his task when he becomes wrapped up in the lives of his fellow residents.
Coming Home in the Dark

Coming Home in the Dark

A family trip through the New Zealand wilderness turns into a nightmare when they're suddenly confronted by a pair of drifters in this Sundance thriller starring Daniel Gillies (The Originals) and Miriama McDowell (Waru).
The Sparks Brothers

The Sparks Brothers

Edgar Wright (Baby Driver) directs this documentary on Ron and Russell Mael, creators of legendary rock-pop band Sparks, and how they became known as "your favourite band's favourite band."
Two of Us

Two of Us

Two retired women living in separate parts of a building complex have shared a deep love for decades. But when they're suddenly unable to move between their apartments, it challenges their relationship.