C’mon C’mon C’mon C’mon
Mike Mills / USA / 2021 / 109 min / English
Johnny (Joaquin Phoenix) and his young nephew (Woody Norman) forge a tenuous but transformational relationship when they are unexpectedly thrown together in this delicate and deeply moving story about the connections between adults and children, the past and the future, from writer-director Mike Mills.
Marina Person / Brazil / 2015 / 85 min / Portuguese
Containing a hefty dose of 1980s pop culture, California foregrounds the sobering experience of a teen girl torn between the bitter reality of São Paulo and dreams of the Promised Land.
Call Me by Your Name Call Me by Your Name
Luca Guadagnino / Italy, USA, France, Brazil / 2017 / 131 min / English, French, Italian, German / 16+
A sensual and transcendent tale of first love, directed by Luca Guadagnino and based on the acclaimed novel by André Aciman.
Nadine Labaki / Lebanon, France / 2018 / 120 min / Arabic, Amharic
Using street-cast children living on the streets of Beirut to depict her characters, Lebanese director Nadine Labaki issues a heartbreaking cry on behalf of neglected and abused children, who remain not only unseen but unrecognised by society and the law.
Captain Fantastic Captain Fantastic
Matt Ross / USA / 2016 / 120 min / Slovene subtitles, English / 13+
Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, isolated from society, a devoted father (Viggo Mortensen) dedicates his life to transforming his six young children into extraordinary adults. But when a tragedy strikes the family, they are forced to leave this self-created paradise and begin a journey into the outside world.
Captain Morten and the Spider Queen Captain Morten and the Spider Queen
Kaspar Jancis, Henry Nicholson, Riho Unt / Estonia, Ireland, United Kingdom, Belgium / 2018 / 76 min / Slovene subtitles, English / 7+