Tracing decades of history this documentary celebrates the core values that jazz embodies – freedom of expression, equality and dialogue – values that are just as relevant today as they were when the Blue Note Records label was founded in 1939.
A triumph at Sundance, David Crosby's story is universally inspiring, bearing an emotional impact that transcends the rock documentary genre. Only Crowe and Eaton could have composed a cinematic portrait so intimate and unforgettable.
Christopher Lee and blood-drinking, virgin-sacrificing minions planning to end humankind? More like a smart documentary that enlightens the viewer while it also turns out to be hilarious and highly entertaining.
Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu turn the tables and steal the show as pole-dancing gold diggers in Lorene Scafaria’s rip-roaring retelling of a real-life strip club heist. A full-force performance from J-Lo genuinely deserving of awards consideration.
Shot entirely on three mobile phones, Midnight Traveler offers eye-opening insta-glimpses from the journey of the documentarist Hassan Fazili and his family as they flee from the Taliban. What happens to those lost in an endless escape?
Night Visions International Film Festival is the biggest film festival in Scandinavia focusing on - but not limited to - fantasy, horror, science fiction and action cinema. The festival is arranged twice a year in Helsinki, with the next edition taking place from November 20 to November 24, 2019.
Kim Longinotto’s carefully structured portrait of the fearless photojournalist Letizia Battaglia introduces, who's been capturing indelible images of the brutal atrocities of life under the Mafia in Sicily. Battaglia has the curiosity and ageless spirit of Agnès Varda.
A gem of a film, shot with powdery perfection, Joanna Hogg’s multilayered memoir of self discovery, artistic dreams, class privilege and the pains of first love solidifies her place at the forefront of new British cinema.