1hr 59 | Sheep-loving brothers, Colin and Les live on neighbouring ranches but have not spoken in 40 years. When a lethal illness threatens their flocks they have to put aside their long feud to work together.
1hr 29 | Poly Styrene introduced the world to a new sound of rebellion and was the 1st woman of colour in the UK to front a successful rock band. This documentary follows Poly’s daughter as she examines her mother’s unopened artistic archive and traverses 3 continents to better understand Poly the icon and Poly the mother.
1hr 12 | A critical observation of human civilization through the unfamiliar gaze of dogs. As they search for food and shelter, strays Zeytin, Nazar and Kartal embark on inconspicuous journeys through Turkish society. The lives of the three intersect when they each form intimate bonds with a group of young Syrians who share the streets with them.
3hr 21 | Set in a country house in Transylvannia, the guests who come to the mansion of aristocratic landowner Nikolai are hand-picked. As they converse, dine, and play parlour games tensions mount and debate becomes heated as they discuss the politics of the day.
1hr 36 | One night, Kevin, the adolescent son of Cecilia’s housekeeper, knocks on her door. Cecilia lives alone with her young child and is too afraid to let Kevin in. The next day, his body is found in a river. The neighbourhood accuses the police of having hounded the teenager and social unrest rocks the town.
1hr 20 | Sequin is exploring his sexuality through an obsession with anonymous hook-ups, until he finds his way into the mysterious ‘Blue Room’. There, Sequin connects with a captivating stranger, but they’re separated suddenly. Utterly fixated on this man, Sequin sets off on a mission to track him down.
The recent ‘material turn’ within historical studies has put objects at the centre of learning. This talk will explore the impact on children of bringing everyday objects from the Medieval period into the classroom.
1hr 21 | A story of two of the greatest writers of the past century examined in a dialogue that stretches from their early days of friendship to their final, unsparing critiques of each other. Filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland brings the two forces together in a unique and fascinating tête-à-tête.