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Wednesdays 8.30pm in April
Rialto presents a series of fashion documentaries, starting with The Gospel According to André (3rd), a portrait of Vogue magazine’s former editor-at-large, André Leon Talley. Then explore the lives and influence of two iconic fashion disrupters in Susanne Bartsch: On Top (10th) and Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist (17th). Finally, BAFTA-nominated McQueen (24th) explores the career and untimely death of designer Alexander McQueen.
Rialto Channel: Wednesday this month – 8.30pm
The Gospel According To Andre
Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist
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Bora, 18, leaves his village to work on the Diamond Island shipyards, an ultra-modern paradise project for the rich and a symbol of Cambodia of the future. He becomes friends with other young workers, until he finds his older brother who had disappeared five years earlier.
The Volkswagen Bug is one of the most recognisable and loved vehicles on the planet. From its dark past in pre-WWII Germany, to the Summer of Love and even a Disney film, this car captured the hearts and minds of millions around the world.
Families are bound by blood… and by secrets. This psychological thriller set in rural Ireland is a family saga about a woman, Cat, who returns home following her mother’s seemingly accidental death from a fall at the bottom of a garden pond. Cat begins to suspect her father’s involvement in the death. Starring Adrian Dunbar (Line of Duty) and Carolina Main.
BEGINS SUNDAY 3 MARCH AT 8.30PM