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A brilliant range of stories and stars in February
Rialto Selections features a brilliant range of stories and stars in February. Starring the legendary Bill Nighy, ‘Sometimes Always Never’ is a comedy-drama. It follows a fathers grief and love of Scrabble, as he attempts to reconnect to his family. In ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’, Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce and Stellan Skarsgård are stunning in this beautiful fantasy adventure. Intrigue and mystery continues in the surreal ‘Under The Silver Lake’, as Andrew Garfield plays a young man in the sunny Los Angeles. ‘The Guilty’ is a Danish film, a high intensity crime drama, which will leave you on the edge of your seat. Finally, Judi Dench ends the month, with another classic performance in ‘Red Joan’. Inspired by a true story, it follows a woman who worked in Britain as a Soviet spy.
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
Under The Silver Lake
Sometimes Always Never
Garry Winogrand: All
Things Are Photographable
Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable
See Know Evil
Show Me The Picture: The
Story Of Jim Marshall
Show Me The Picture: The Story Of Jim Marshall
The Art Of Seeing
Peter Peryer: The Art Of Seeing
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Marina (Daniela Vega), a transgender nightclub singer, comes under suspicion when her much older lover Orlando dies suddenly. After being harassed and threatened by her late boyfriend's vengeful relatives and the police, she must defend her rights as both Orlando's partner and as a human being.
In the middle of Australia’s divisive marriage equality vote, Melbourne hosted a gala event to honour and celebrate its LGBTQ+ seniors. The Coming Back Out Ball Movie is a record of Australia’s dark past with a rainbow-coloured future, told via a group of extraordinary people.
Described as a ‘poet’, an ‘athlete’, or a ‘philosopher’ of photography, Garry Winogrand captured the serendipity of the streets to capture the American 1960s and 70s. His Leica M4 snapped spontaneous images of everyday people.
The suspicious death of Cardinal's wife Catherine coincides with a double murder, and Delorme is ordered to take the lead in the latter investigation. Reluctant to believe that Catherine committed suicide, Cardinal begins investigating other possibilities.
Toby, a cynical advertising director, finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoemaker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of their comic and increasingly surreal adventures, Toby is forced to confront the tragic repercussions of a film he made in his idealistic youth.
Lost & Found is composed of 7 interconnecting stories set in and around a lost & found office of an Irish train station. All segments are inspired by true stories, share a theme of something lost or found and characters that come in and out of each other's lives.
If a dance is not danced, it vanishes. If the Dancer Dances follows a group of New York City's top modern dancers as they reconstruct an iconic and mysterious work by the legendary Merce Cunningham, revealing what it takes to keep a dance alive.
See Know Evil is the first documentary to describe the art and life of Davide Sorrenti, an icon of 90's fashion, photography and youth culture. Davide was fashion’s ‘Golden Boy’, born to the Sorrenti clan, a family of renowned photographers dubbed “the Corleones of Fashion Photography”.
In the stark beauty of 19th Century Snowdonia, this eerie gothic thriller finds Gwen desperately trying to hold everything together, struggling with her mother's mysterious illness, her father's absence and a ruthless mining company that's encroaching on their land.
It’s the story of a ball. A big ball. Every summer, more than two thousand people come from all over Europe, to a small town in the French countryside. During 7 days and 8 nights, people dance again and again, all types of dance, with no concept of time.
An outsider with attitude, Show Me The Picture: The Story of Jim Marshall chronicles Jim Marshall’s infamous life behind and outside the camera. A child of immigrants and with a life battling inner demons, he fought his way to become one of the most trusted mavericks behind a lens throughout 60s history.
Kiwi documentarian and producer, Shirley Horrocks, surveys the life and career of one of New Zealand’s most important photographers, Peter Peryer. What begins as a gentle, engaging look at the artist’s life becomes a photography masterclass in style and technique.
Boom For Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat
Thursday 30 January 8.30pm Channel 039
This compelling doco paints a portrait of Jean-Michel and downtown New York pre AIDS, during President Reagan and the real estate and art booms – before anyone was motivated by money and ambition. Basquiat’s paintings now sell for millions of dollars at auctions
Merricat lives with her sister Constance and her Uncle Julian. The trio are survivors of an arsenic poisoning that killed everyone else in the family five years prior. Merricat is bold and imaginative and protects the property with "spells".