New East Cinema: Ága (#)

An Inuit couple try to hold on to their traditions in Siberia’s tundra as the modern world and global warming bring challenges to their lifestyle in Bulgarian director Milko Lazarov's stunning film.


Shoplifters (15)

Hirokazu Kore-eda (Like Father, Like Son) directs a compassionate and humanistic portrait of a ragtag Japanese family, in his Palme d'Or-winning drama of life on the fringes of society.

The Old Man and the Gun

The Old Man & the Gun (12A)

David Lowery (A Ghost StoryAin't Them Bodies Saints) directs this true tale of a senior citizen bank robber, played by Robert Redford in his final role.

Sorry To Bother You

Sorry To Bother You (15)

Following a critically acclaimed premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, Boots Riley's absurdist dark comedy tells the tale of a surreal alternate reality that reveals a lot about our own.

An Elephant Sitting Still

An Elephant Sitting Still (18*)

In the northern Chinese city of Manzhouli, there is an elephant that sits and ignores the world – a symbol of escape for the protagonists of the late writer and filmmaker Hu Bo’s four-hour epic.

Khrustalyov, My Car!

Khrustalyov, My Car! (18)

Originally released in 1998, when it provoked a mass walkout at the Cannes Film Festival, Khrustalyov, My Car! is regarded as the inspiration behind Armando Ianucci’s The Death Of Stalin.

Free Solo

Free Solo (12A)

A stunning and unflinching portrait of the free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to climb the face of the world's most famous rock – the 3,000ft El Capitan – without a rope.