Films

Screening DateFilm TitleAudience reaction score
20 Sept 2023 Cairo Conspiracy 86%
4 Oct 2023 Lunana – A Yak In The Classroom 91%
4 Oct 2023 Kid’s Games 81%
18 Oct 2023 Love According to Dalva 85%
1 Nov 2023 The Gravedigger’s Wife 76%
15 Nov 2023 All The Beauty And The Bloodshed 67%
29 Nov 2023 Close 90%
13 Dec 2023 Polite Society 70%
13 Dec 2023 Ding Dong N/A
3 Jan 2024 1976 72%
17 Jan 2024 The Road Dance 75%
17 Jan 2024 Deloping 67%
31 Jan 2024 Broker 75%
14 Feb 2024 The Beasts
28 Feb 2024 The Eight Mountains
13 Mar 2024 Y Sŵn
27 Mar 2024 The Blue Caftan
  • 1976

    1976

    3 January 2024 Chile/Argentina 2023 97 Minutes Director: Manuela Martelli Certificate 15 – strong language In the coastal Chilean town of Las Cruces during the third year of Pinochet’s dictatorship, a middle-aged woman named Carmen (Aline Kuppenheim) finds herself thrown into a dangerous situation that aligns her with the opposition movement. While renovating her family’s……

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  • All The Beauty And The Bloodshed

    All The Beauty And The Bloodshed

    15 November 2023 USA 2022 122 Minutes Director: Laura Poitras Certificate 18 – strong sexual images Nominated for Best Documentary at the 2023 Academy Awards, All The Beauty and The Bloodshed is the extraordinary story of internationally renowned artist and activist Nan Goldin who established the advocacy organisation, P.A.I.N. (Prescription Addiction Intervention Now). Told through……

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  • Broker

    Broker

    31 January 2024 South Korea 2022 129 Minutes Director: Hirokazu Kore-eda Heartwarming, funny and moving, Broker is the outstanding new film from Hirokazu Kore-eda, the acclaimed director of Shoplifters. On a rainy night in Busan, So-young (Lee ‘IU’ Ji-eun) leaves her baby Woo-sung outside a ‘baby box’, a safe place set up in Korean churches……

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  • Cairo Conspiracy

    Cairo Conspiracy

    20th September 2023 Sweden/France/Finland 2022 121 minutes Director: Tarik Saleh The gripping and critically acclaimed new thriller from Tarik Saleh (The Nile Hilton Incident, The Contractor), follows Adam, a young man who is offered a place to study at the Al-Azhar University in Cairo. Shortly after his arrival in the city, the university’s highest-ranking religious……

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  • Close

    Close

    29 November 2023 France 2022 105 Minutes Director: Lukas Dhont Certificate 12A – suicide references, homophobia, upsetting scenes Winner of the Grand Prix award at Cannes 2022 and nominated for Best International Feature Film at the 2023 Academy Awards, Close is an elegant, poetic and empathetic study of youth from acclaimed writer-director Lukas Dhont. Thirteen-year-olds……

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  • Deloping

    Deloping

    17 January 2024 UK 2022 7 Minutes Director: Jon Olav Stokke On July 21st 1792, Mary and Emma settled their differences the only way they knew how: a duel to the death! We are very grateful to Jon Olav Stokke for his kind permission to screen his film.

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  • Ding Dong

    Ding Dong

    13 December 2023 Wales 2002 3 minutes Director: Tracy Spottiswoode Weddings often breed disputes or ding dongs and this wedding, located at St Catwg’s Church, Cadoxton, Barry, is no exception. The wedding is about to begin but there aren’t enough bellringers and Emma is expecting a peal of bells for her big day. The problem……

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  • Kid’s Games

    Kid’s Games

    4 October 2023 Spain 2022 11 Minutes Director: Bernabe Rico Leo becomes the centre of attention at his school party. Bernabe Rico explores prejudice in society in this delightful short film. We are very grateful to Bernabe for his kind permission to screen his film.

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  • Love Acording To Dalva

    Love Acording To Dalva

    18 October 2023 Belgium/France 2022 88 Minutes Director: Emmanuelle Nicot Featuring an extraordinary performance from Zelda Samson as Dalva, a 12-year-old girl who is home-schooled and hidden from society by her father. When one evening the police forcibly take her into foster care, Dalva must learn to understand that her father’s abuse is not what……

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  • Lunana – A Yak In The Classroom

    Lunana – A Yak In The Classroom

    4 October 2023 Bhutan 2019 109 Minutes Director: Pawo Choyning Dorji Enchanting, entertaining and gloriously filmed, Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom follows a daydreaming young teacher who discovers an unlikely path to contentment after being posted to a remote school, dizzyingly high up in the Himalayan mountain village of Lunana. Beautifully photographed in extraordinary……

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  • Polite Society

    Polite Society

    13 December 2023 UK 2019 104 Minutes Director: Nida Manzoor Certificate 12A – Moderate threat, violence, sex references, infrequent strong language We Are Lady Parts creator Nida Manzoor directs this wickedly funny crowd-pleaser brimming with hi-jinks, high kicks and some Bollywood style razzle-dazzle. British Pakistani schoolgirl Ria (Priya Kansara) is an expert martial arts fighter……

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  • The Beasts

    The Beasts

    14 February 2024 Spain/France 2022 139 Minutes Director: Rodrigo Sorogoyen Based on real events, Denis Ménochet and Marina Foïs play a married couple whose dream of moving to the countryside turns into a living nightmare in Rodrigo Sorogoyen’s hugely suspenseful fourth feature. After moving to a small village in Spain’s Northwest, Antione and Olga’s peaceful……

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  • The Blue Caftan

    The Blue Caftan

    27 March 2024 France/Morocco/Belgium/Denmark 2021 122 Mins Director: Maryam Touzani Certificate 12A – moderate sex Set in the Moroccan town of Salé, The Blue Caftan follows Mina and her husband Halim, who run a small shop selling traditional caftans in one of the country’s oldest medinas. In order to keep up with demand, they hire……

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  • The Eight Mountains

    The Eight Mountains

    28 February 2024 Italy, Belgium, France 2021 147 Minutes Directors: Felix van Groeningen, Charlotte Vandermeersch Certificate 12A – Infrequent strong language Winner of the Special Jury Prize at Cannes, The Eight Mountains is a staggeringly beautiful, uplifting tale of lifelong friendship. One summer, 12-year-old Pietro and his family leave Turin to rent a house amidst……

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  • The Grave Digger’s Wife

    The Grave Digger’s Wife

    1 November 2023 Finland/Germany/France/ Somalia/Qatar 2021 83 Minutes Director: Khadar Aydreus Ahmed Winner of Best Film at the African Movie Academy Awards, Khadar Ayderus Ahmed’s The Gravedigger’s Wife is set in Djibouti City, where Guled (Omar Abdi) works hard to support his wife and son. The deaths of others provide him with a living as……

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  • The Road Dance

    The Road Dance

    17 January 2024 UK 2021 117 Minutes Director: Richie Adams Life in the Scottish Hebrides is harsh. Some call it ‘the edge of the world.’ For the beautiful Kirsty, her love for Murdo and their shared dreams of America promise escape from the scrape of the land and a stifled destiny. But The Great War……

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  • Y Sŵn

    Y Sŵn

    13 March 2024 Wales 2023 Director: Lee Haven Jones 89 minutes In the heart of 1970s Wales, a passionate struggle for cultural identity ignites when Margaret Thatcher’s government breaks a promise to establish a dedicated Welsh language channel, leading to a wave of civil disobedience. With one man, Gwynfor Evans, pledging to die for the……

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