date: 17th Oct 2017

tags: Art, Culture

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead directed by Douglas Tirola

A look at the history of the American comedy publication and production company, National Lampoon, from its beginning in the 1970s to 2010. Featuring rare and never-before-seen footage!

>> Watch “Drunk, Stoned, Brilliant Dead” Now


date: 7th Jun 2017

tags: Art


David Lynch takes us on an intimate journey through the formative years of his life. From his idyllic upbringing in small town America to the dark streets of Philadelphia, we follow Lynch as he traces the events that have helped to shape one of cinema’s most enigmatic directors.

>> Watch “David Lynch: The Art Life” Now


date: 12th Apr 2017

tags: Art, Film


Robert Frank revolutionized photography and independent film. He documented the Beats, Welsh coal miners, Peruvian Indians, The Stones, London bankers, and the Americans. This is the bumpy ride, revealed with unblinking honesty by the reclusive artist himself.

>> Watch “Don’t Blink – Robert Frank”



This Australia Day, commemorate the history and culture of the First Australians, with a selection of great titles from Beamafilm.


date: 29th Sep 2016

tags: Art, Culture, Fashion


Ever wanted an invitation to one of New York’s premier cultural events? Well here’s your ticket in. In “The First Monday in May”, we’re invited behind the scenes as the heavyweights of the fashion world come together to create and curate two of New York’s greatest creative institutions: “China: Through the Looking Glass” the most attended fashion exhibition in the history of The Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the 2015 Met Gala, the star-studded fundraiser.

>> Watch “The First Monday in May” Now


date: 19th May 2016

tags: Art, Culture, Documentary

Peggy Guggenheim

In “Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict”, award-winning French director Lisa Immordino Vreeland’s paints an intimate portrait of one of modern art’s most influential patrons. The film documents the life of Peggy Guggenheim, a woman who used her inherited fortune to create one of the greatest collections of twentieth-century art.

>> Watch “Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict” Now


date: 5th May 2016

tags: Art

Station to Station

One train journey. 61 one-minute short films.  An extraordinary art experience.

>> Watch “Station to Station” Now.



Beginning on the 14th of April, the highly anticipated Tribeca Film Festival will run for 11 days, highlighting some of the world’s best upcoming independent features and documentaries.


date: 31st Mar 2016

tags: Art, Biography, Drama

Camille Claudel 1915

Starring the legendary Juliette Binoche, “Camille Claudel, 1915” is a powerful drama about an artist tortured by mental illness in a time that did not understand.

>> Watch “Camille Claudel” now.


date: 28th Mar 2016

tags: Art, History

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Legendary German filmmaker Werner Herzog takes you on a once-in-a-lifetime journey to see the oldest human paintings ever discovered.

>> Watch “Cave of Forgotten Dreams” now.



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