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2 - 30 January 2022: Jonas Mekas 100!

2 - 30 January 2022: Jonas Mekas 100!

Jonas Mekas' highly personal film diaries recorded many of the underground events from the 1950s to the 80s as well as his own life, creating a unique body of work that is both a record of those eventful years and remarkable film poetry. 2022 would have been the 100th anniversary of this legendary filmmaker, and to celebrate this occasion we’re delighted to present 10 of Mekas’ landmark films.
21 January 2022: Filmfarsi

21 January 2022: Filmfarsi

Due to popular demand we present Filmfarsi, Ehsan Khoshbakht’s journey through the history of Iranian cinema before the 1979 revolution.
30 January 2022: Never on Sunday: Under Your Skin

30 January 2022: Never on Sunday: Under Your Skin

Directed by Mikko Niskanen, an indispensable figure of Finnish new cinema of the 1960s, Under Your Skin (Käpy selän alla) is one of the most significant films in the history of Finnish cinema which, in the spirit of New Wave.

In February

4 - 26 February 2022: Theorem

4 - 26 February 2022: Theorem

The story of a sexually magnetic stranger, played by a mesmerizing Terence Stamp, who methodically disrupts the well-ordered household of a wealthy Milanese industrialist, Theorem’s hidden tensions are brought to the surface with a shocking suddenness that remains as inexplicable as it is inevitable.
5 - 19 February 2022: The Return

5 - 19 February 2022: The Return

The father of two teenage boys suddenly reappears, without an explanation, after a 12-year absence. Something sinister hangs in the air in this enigmatic thriller, which combines mysteries with religious allusions, signalling the arrival of a new Russian auteur.
5 February 2022: Memoria + Fireflies Press Book Launch

5 February 2022: Memoria + Fireflies Press Book Launch

Winner of the Jury Prize at Cannes in 2021, the latest feature from director Apichatpong Weerasethakul stars Tilda Swinton as a woman left isolated and traumatised by unexplained sounds and noises that it appears only she can hear. This screening coincide with Fireflies Press book launch Memoria.
6 - 12 February 2022: Leviathan

6 - 12 February 2022: Leviathan

Kafkaesque horror awaits an auto mechanic who wages war against the corrupt, bureaucratic system that threatens to tear apart his home and family. Set in the far-flung Kola Peninsula, on the northwestern tip of Russia, this complex political allegory captures the struggles of ordinary life.
6 - 11 February 2022: Tokyo Story

6 - 11 February 2022: Tokyo Story

A profoundly stirring evocation of elemental humanity and universal heartbreak, Tokyo Story is the crowning achievement of the unparalleled Yasujirō Ozu.
12 - 26 February 2022: Funeral Parade of Roses

12 - 26 February 2022: Funeral Parade of Roses

A carnivalesque melding of documentary verité and avant-garde psychedelia, Funeral Parade of Roses offers a shocking and ecstatic journey through the nocturnal underworld of Tokyo's Shinjuku neighborhood, following the strange misadventures of a rebellious drag queen fending off his/her rivals.
13 - 27 February 2022: The Turin Horse

13 - 27 February 2022: The Turin Horse

Embracing an extraordinary minimalism of story, setting and cast, Béla Tarr's last film is structured around one week in the back-breaking lives of an aging farmer and his daughter, alone on a barren, windswept farm with a recalcitrant horse that suddenly refuses to work.
13 - 20 February 2022: Bait

13 - 20 February 2022: Bait

Stunningly shot on a vintage 16mm camera using monochrome Kodak stock, Mark Jenkin’s Bait is a timely and funny, yet poignant new film that gets to the heart of a community facing up to unwelcome change.
14 February 2022: In the Mood for Love

14 February 2022: In the Mood for Love

A swooningly cinematic unfolding of romantic desire, Wong Kar-wai’s In the Mood for Love paints the industrious world of 1960s Hong Kong in luxuriant color, texture, and sound. At once restrained and sensual, the film layers detail upon detail to create a ravishing, hypnotic portrait of urban desire

Calendar

Fri 21 Jan 8:15pm
Filmfarsi
Sat 22 Jan 5:00pm
Lost Lost Lost
Sat 22 Jan 8:15pm
The Sixties Quartet
Sun 23 Jan 6:30pm
The Sixties Quartet
Fri 28 Jan 8:15pm
Guns of the Trees
Sat 29 Jan 7:30pm
He Stands in a Desert ...