Films of the Month

FEBRUARY  2019

54dc68bf3e-posterSealed
Dir. Katherin Hussein

USA     2019

After months guarding a secret underground bunker and avoiding the surface, two soldiers find a young refugee woman. Her presence slowly reveals their true nature against each other, until disaster makes them choose between death and survival.

 

 

 MARCH 2019

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Dir. Amen Sahraei

Iran 2019

On a dark night, a young girl’s mother and brother are at home. Before going to bed, Talaat, the young girl, tells a frightening tale. Her brother is too scared to get water from the kitchen. So Talaat goes to get the water. But when she returns to the room, her mother and brother have disappeared. Suddenly, a woman and a man unknown to her enter the room. Who are they? And then Talaat finds out the truth.

 

 

 

APRIL  2019

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Temptation Of Saint Francis
Dir. Johnnie Semerad

USA       2018

Two ill matched garden statues fall in love in this animated exploration of the battle between spiritual enlightenment and physical desires that we all go through. An imaginative take on what happens in your garden when you’re not looking.

 

 

MAY  2019

d5c952d5ba-posterTHE ARCTIC
Dir. Wenting Zhu

China 2019

THE ARCTIC records the crystallization processes of different salts. It shows various forms of the crystals and the wonderful growth patterns. The shooting lasted for about seven months. Most of the footage was captured by time-lapse photography.
The tile of this film comes from the icy sensation of the Arctic. We hope this film can remind viewers the stunning beauty of the ice world and the importance of protecting our planet.

 

JUNE  2019

 

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ONE STEP
Dir. Michael Williams

Japan 2018

 

When Tadashi sees a girl from his school stood alone on the beach, he becomes determined to find out why.
A realistic Japanese High School drama, portraying how life is for thousands of girls across Japan.

 

JULY 2019

ff05e97a59-posterRunning in Circles
Dir. Bianca Cassinelli
United Kingdom 2019
Running in Circles’ is an animated music video for Wax Fang, realised combining cut out images and archive footage in order to visually reflect the surreal imagery evoked by the lyrics.