98 mins. NZ 2021
A moving story that follows the different lives of three Maori girl cousins. Separated for years after one of them is taken from her family and raised in an orphanage, as adults, they embark on a long journey to find one another.
(M) 95 mins. France 2019
Nina and Madeleine have loved each other for decades, but have kept their secret to themselves. They come and go between their apartments, sharing the tender delights of everyday life, until illness threatens to separate them.
130 mins. USA 2021
A riveting drama about the FBI’s obsession with destroying the music career of Billie Holiday. She was targeted by the Federal Department of Narcotics with an undercover sting operation led by black federal agent Jimmy Fletcher, with whom she had a tumultuous affair.
118 mins. Australia 2019.
An Australian coming-of-age comedy/drama about a seriously ill teenager Milla, who falls madly in love with Moses, a small-time drug dealer. He is her parents’ worst nightmare and things spiral out of control.
127 mins. Italy/France 2019
Based on Jack London’s 1909 novel but transposed to pre-war Italy. Martin meets a young man, Arturo, and saves him from a beating, Martin is invited to the boy’s family home where he meets Elena, Arturo’s beautiful sister, and falls in love with her at first sight.
102 mins. Chile 2019
Ema, a young dancer, decides to separate from her partner after giving up the son they adopted but found too difficult to raise. She later regrets her decision and, in a desperate search wanders through the streets of Valparaiso.
99 mins. Australia 2020
A heart-warming comedy drama. Family matriarch June, in a twist of fate, is given a reprieve from a debilitating condition. Much to their amazement, she re-enters the lives of her adult children and learns that things haven’t gone according to plan.
108 mins. USA 2018
Louise Brooks, who became the 1920s silver screen sensation, epitomises the reckless spirit of the Jazz Age. As a rebellious fifteen year old schoolgirl she dreams of fame and fortune. Her mother insists on a chaperone.
115 mins. USA 2020
Based on the life of American war photographer Eugene Smith, who in 1971, undertook the most challenging and important assignment of his career. He travelled back to Japan to document the devastating effect of mercury poisoning on the citizens of Minamata.
99 mins. USA/Canada/India
Based on an actual 1998 lawsuit in which Percy Schmeiser, a seventy year old farmer, challenged a major conglomerate when the company’s genetically modified canola was discovered in his crops.
113 mins. UK 2020
The inspiring true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely race horse bred by small town Welsh bartender Jan Vokes. With very little money and no experience Jan convinces her neighbours and friends to chip in their meagre earnings to buy and help raise ‘Dream’,
118 mins. USA 2019
A captivating drama set just after WWII. It tells the true story of renowned Dutch artist Han van Meegeven, an art forger who alongside a Dutch resistance fighter swindled millions of dollars from the Nazis.