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The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmao (A Vida Invisivel de Euridice Gusmao)

Karim Ainouz

Victor Fraga - 20-05-2019

The story of two Brazilian sisters separated by a twist of fate in a country infested with sexist attitudes is one of the finest Brazilian melodramas ever made - live from Cannes [Read More...]
Festival de Cannes
May 14 – May 25 all-day
Festival de Cannes

Once again, we will be live at Cannes unearthing the dirtiest gems of cinema exclusively for you.

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London Sci-Fi
May 15 – May 22 all-day
London Sci-Fi

SCI-FI-LONDON is a volunteer-run event and we rely on the support of the core team, the audience and financial sponsors.

Highlights this year include After the Lethargy and Chasing Einstein (pictured).

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Sundance London @ Picturehouse Central
May 30 – Jun 2 all-day
Sundance London @ Picturehouse Central

The festival will present 12 feature films from this year’s Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah,
U.S.A., selected for London by the Sundance Institute programming team in collaboration with
Picturehouse. The festival will open with the European premiere of Late Night (Nisha Ganatra), written
by and starring Mindy Kaling alongside Emma Thompson. The festival will close four days later with
the UK premiere of Penny Lane’s Hail Satan? (pictured).

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Sheffield Doc Fest
Jun 6 – Jun 11 all-day
Sheffield Doc Fest

Sheffield Doc/Fest, short for Sheffield International Documentary Festival (SIDF), is an international documentary festival and Marketplace held annually in Sheffield.

The Festival includes film screenings, interactive and virtual reality exhibitions, talks & sessions, Marketplace & Talent for the funding and distribution of documentaries and development of filmmakers, unmissable live events, and its own awards.

Since beginning in 1994, Doc/Fest has become the UK’s biggest documentary festival and the third largest in the world

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Ira Sachs

Victor Fraga - 21-05-2019

Isabelle Huppert plays an ailing film star who travels to Portugal for a final family reunion before she dies, but the encounter is dogged by resentment, invidiousness, anger and despair - live from Cannes [Read More...]

Sorry We Missed You

Ken Loach

Victor Fraga - 17-05-2019

Sorry Britain failed you!!! A delivery man struggles to meet his inhumane targets, in Ken Loach's latest exposé of Britain's failed capitalism - live from Cannes [Read More...]

Pain and Glory (Dolor y Gloria)

Pedro Almodóvar

Victor Fraga - 18-05-2019

Pedro Almodóvar bares his soul in his most personal movie yet, about an ageing and ailing filmmaker searching for inspiration inside his own frail existence - live from Cannes [Read More...]

Lux Aeterna

Gaspar Noe

Victor Fraga - 19-05-2019

The enfant terrible of French cinema is back, this time with a tortuous and torturous featurette about the menacing (male) filmmaker and the vulnerable actress; featuring Charlotte Gainsbourg - live from Cannes [Read More...]

Default (Gukgabudo-ui Nal)

Choi Kook-Hee

Jeremy Clarke - 22-05-2019

Drama fictionalises the economic crisis of mid- to late 1990s' South Korea and the role played by banking, government and speculators – teaser screening from the London Korean Film Festival (LKFF) [Read More...]

Nina Wu

Midi Z

Victor Fraga - 21-05-2019

Aspiring actress has to grapple with lewd and manipulative filmmaker, in cleverly multilayered sychological drama from China - live from Cannes [Read More...]

The Young Ahmed (Le Jeune Ahmed)

Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne

Victor Fraga - 21-05-2019

Young Muslim is lured into radicalisation, waging a solitary jihad against with his own bare hands - the latest film by the Dardenne brothers premieres at Cannes [Read More...]


Kleber Mendonca Filho and Juliano Dornelles

Victor Fraga - 16-05-2019

Brazilian filmmakers deliver ultra-violent and wacky sci-fi ornated with historical allusions and spiced with political flavours - live from Cannes [Read More...]

The Swallows of Kabul (Les Hirondelles de Kaboul)

Zabou Breitman and Eléa Gobé Mévellec

Victor Fraga - 16-05-2019

French animation follows two young lovers in Taliban-occupied Kabul, portraying life under the oppressive regime in a colourful yet frank light - live from Cannes [Read More...]


Mati Diop

Victor Fraga - 17-05-2019

Senegalese film by first-time director blends an exquisite photography with strange traditions and eerie superstitions - live from Cannes [Read More...]

Those bloody vegans!!!

DMovies' reader pours her heart out as she talks about Meet Your Meat the film that changed her life forever, in emotional statement.

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Thais reveals the very dirty movie that made her become the strong woman and the empowered professional that she is now!

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