133 mins. USA 2023
A curmudgeonly teacher at a wealthy New England prep school is given the task of remaining on campus over the Christmas break to look after a handful of students with nowhere to go. The numbers dwindle until there is only one student left, a brainy but damaged troublemaker. The teacher and the boy form an unlikely bond, which includes the school’s head cook, a woman who has just lost a son in the Vietnam war.
105 mins. USA 2023.
Wes Anderson’s latest whimsical creation is a heartwarming coming-of-age story set within the nostalgic backdrop of a 1950s summer camp for Junior Stargazers. With his signature aesthetic and quirky characters, he weaves a colourful tapestry of childhood adventures, touching relationships and humour.
130 mins. USA 2023.
Biopic of celebrated US composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein which centres on his relationship with an actress who became his second wife. On the verge of securing a golden opportunity, the American conductor begins a tumultuous relationship with actress Felicia Montealegre, upending both their lives.
114 mins. UK 2023
A group of Syrian refugees come to live in an impoverished town in the north of England, which causes disharmony in the community. One of the few friendly faces belongs to the the publican of the village hotel, The Old Oak. The kindness he shows to a young refugee fuels a a xenophobic backlash across the township. Finding embers of hope in acts of courage, kindness and solidarity, it is an honest reflection of a time of discord and division.
107 mins. USA 2022
In this sci-fi comedy set in the not-too-distant future, childhood friends Billy and Ray remain the last two men on Earth. They must use all their skills to adapt and evolve to save humanity!
112 mins. Australia 2024
Five women head off on a remote hiking retreat, but only four return, each telling a different story of what happened. Detective Aaron Falk must find the truth, before time runs out.
Based on Jane Harper’s best-selling novel
93 mins. USA 2023.
In this comedy / drama a novelist’s longstanding marriage is suddenly upended when she overhears her husband giving his honest reaction to her latest book. A film about the small white lies we tell the ones we love.
130 mins. USA 2023
Biopic of Italian racing car tycoon Enzo Ferrari, which concentrates on a single year, 1957, which shaped the rest of his life. During the summer of 1957, as bankruptcy loomed over the company that Enzo and his wife built over ten years, he decided to wager it all on the iconic Mille Miglia, a treacherous 1,000 mile race across Italy.
104 mins. USA 2023
The ultimate David vs Goliath tale, based on the insane true story of how a group of everyday people took on Wall Street, and got rich by turning GameStop into one of the world’s hottest companies. Everyone gets wealthy until the billionaires fight back, and both sides find their worlds turned upside down.
107 mins. USA 2024
Celebrates the life and music of an icon who inspired generations through his message of love and unity. The Jamaican singer - songwriter overcame adversity to become the most famous reggae musician in the world.
120 mins. Canada 2023
Explores the incredible growth and tragic collapse of the world’s first smartphone, and how it smashed huge enterprises before surrendering to Silicon Valley’s fiercely competitive companies.
160 mins. USA 2023
An insightful look at the life of the great military commander Napoleon Bonaparte, from his origins, and swift, ruthless climb to prominence during the French Revolution becoming Emperor and leading many successful campaigns. Highlights his addictive and often volatile relationship with his wife and one true love, The Empress Josephine. Ridley Scott’s panoramic, invigorating battle scenes are magnificent.
(M) 110 mins. USA 2023
Follows the life of Priscilla and her complicated romantic relationship and turbulent marriage to Elvis Presley. When teenager Priscilla Beaulieu meets Elvis at a party in Germany where her military father is based, he’s already a rock’n’roll superstar. He becomes an ally in loneliness but later goes on to control every aspect of her life until she finally leaves him and becomes her own woman.
95 mins. France 2023
A famed writer and explorer suffers a terrible fall that leaves him in a coma. When he wakes up he is barely able to stand, but against everyone’s advice, he decides to hike alone across France along forgotten pathways, through some of the country’s roughest, most inhospitable and beautiful regions.
Based on Pierre Tesson’s award winning autobiography, an inspiring tale of determination.
152 mins. France 2023
A thought provoking, intriguing character study centres on a well-crafted courtroom thriller. A man’s body is found dead in the snow, at the foot of the balcony of an alpine chalet and his wife becomes the main suspect. The jury must decide if it was murder, suicide or an accident. The film, which won the Palme d’Or at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival, is a slow-burn drama that becomes white hot.