The most fascinating, award-winning and talked about films of the year. The sparkly, brilliant gems!
Films in theme
Bend It Like Beckham director Gurinder Chadha cooks up an efficient drama about a rock fan’s yearning to become a writer.
Terrence Malick returned to Cannes with this extraordinarily beautiful and wrenching portrait of faith in crisis.
Finland, 1920’s. The charismatic preacher Maria Åkerblom (Pihla Viitala, Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, 2013) leads her devout followers to Helsinki, among them an adoring teenager Salome.
Céline Sciamma is an artist at the height of her powers. Her fourth film is an enigmatic story of love and desire between two women in 18th century Brittany, a cerebral and sensual study of art and the transformative power of the female gaze.