Discover Tuesdays: Harmonium – Tuesday 30 May
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Discover Tuesdays: Harmonium – Tuesday 30 May

George Crosthwait previews today’s Discover Tuesdays presentation of Kōji Fukada’s Harmonium. Winner of the Jury Prize in the Un Certain Regard strand of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, Harmonium is an alluring and unsettling moral parable that should establish director Kōji Fukada as a major filmmaker. Fukada’s 2013 film, Au revoir l’été, garnered favourable comparisons … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Graduation – Tuesday 23 May
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Discover Tuesdays: Graduation – Tuesday 23 May

Stephen Sambrook from Harbour Lights, Southampton reviews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation Graduation. Part character study, part morality play, Graduation focuses on Romeo Aldea (Adrian Titieni), a doctor living in Romania whose frustrations with his country motivate him to provide a better life for his daughter, Eliza. A bright and hardworking student, she is sexually … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: I Am Not Your Negro – Tuesday 16 May
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Discover Tuesdays: I Am Not Your Negro – Tuesday 16 May

Sarah Cook, Marketing Manager at the Ritzy, Brixton previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation I Am Not Your Negro. “The story of the negro is the story of America.” These words of spectacular truth echo throughout the trailer for I Am Not Your Negro and are defined greatly by Raoul Peck’s final documentary product. Uneasy … Continue reading

An Offer You Can’t Refuse: Films From Only £5
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An Offer You Can’t Refuse: Films From Only £5

At Picturehouse, we strive to show an eclectic mix of films. To complement the very best new releases our programming team have curated regular weekly screenings so you can get your fix of arthouse gems, classic movies and genre treats. Now you can see them for less! Discover Tuesdays and Vintage Sundays presentations are now … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Those Who Jump – Tuesday 2 May
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Discover Tuesdays: Those Who Jump – Tuesday 2 May

Kieran Rogers from Harbour Lights, Southampton reviews this week’s Discover Tuesdays’ title, Those Who Jump. Abou Bakar Sidibé, Moritz Siebert and Estephan Wagner’s situational documentary, Those Who Jump (Les Sauteurs), begins by looking through the foreboding lens of a security camera, crosshairs and all, as it surveys a precipitous landscape from a distant outpost. Shrouded … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: The Olive Tree – Tuesday 11 April
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Discover Tuesdays: The Olive Tree – Tuesday 11 April

Simão Vaz, Marketing Manager at East Dulwich Picturehouse reviews this week’s Discover Tuesdays’ title, The Olive Tree. Federico García Lorca once wrote “Green how I want you green. Green wind. Green branches” – one of the many demonstrations of the author’s deep love for nature and, by consequence, the rural Spanish culture in the early … Continue reading