date: 28th Apr 2014

tags: Politics, War


Investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill, author of the international bestseller “Blackwater”, journeys into the hidden world of America’s covert wars, from Afghanistan to Yemen, Somalia, and beyond. Part action film and part detective story, “Dirty Wars” is a gripping journey into one of the most important and underreported stories of our time.

date: 24th Apr 2014

tags: Biography, Sport


Jonah Lomu is without a doubt the most famous rugby player of all time. His outstanding physique, his power, his speed, and determination helped revolutionise the game around the world.


date: 22nd Apr 2014

tags: Biography, Culture, Music


Hailed by Michael Moore as “one of the best documentaries about a band that I’ve ever seen” and by Pitchfork as “the funniest, most meta music movie since ‘Spinal Tap’,” “Mistaken for Strangers” is a truly hilarious, unusual, and moving film about two brothers, Matt and Tom Berninger.

date: 19th Apr 2014

tags: Biography, Sport


In 1971, Motor Racing fan Roman Polanski spent a weekend with world champion driver Jackie Stewart as he attempted to win the Monaco Grand Prix. Polanski was given intimate access to Stewart’s world for three days, both on the track and off. The result is an extraordinarily rare glimpse into the life of a gifted athlete at the height of his powers. Forty years on, Polanski and Stewart meet once again. In a remarkable post-script, they discuss the sport, both past and present, with a unique and unmatched perspective.

date: 17th Apr 2014

tags: Environment, Society

Killer whales (Orcinus orca) in captivity, underwater view

Blackfish” tells the story of Tilikum, a performing killer whale that killed several people while in captivity. Along the way, director-producer Gabriela Cowperthwaite compiles shocking footage and emotional interviews to explore the creature’s extraordinary nature, the species’ cruel treatment in captivity, the lives and losses of the trainers and the pressures brought to bear by the multi-billion dollar sea-park industry.

date: 14th Apr 2014

tags: Drama, Fiction Film, Science Fiction


Daisy (Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan, ATONEMENT, HANNA), a teenager from New York, is sent to the English countryside for the summer to stay with her step-cousins. She soon immerses herself into her new life – made all the more easy when she falls for the sexy, thoughtful Eddie (SUNSHINE ON LEITH’S George MacKay) – until their perfect summer is blown apart by the sudden outbreak of a terrifying nuclear war.


date: 8th Apr 2014

tags: Australian history, Politics, Society


Utopia” is an epic and ground-breaking production by the Emmy and BAFTA winning film-maker and journalist John Pilger.

date: 7th Apr 2014

tags: Biography, Culture, Politics, Society, Sport


The Trials of Muhammad Ali” is not a conventional sports documentary – because Muhammad Ali was not a “conventional” sportsman.


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