New documentary trails the redemptive power of running

Skid Row Marathon follows Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Craig Mitchell as he coaches a long-distance running club from the Midnight Mission on LA’s infamous Skid Row. The Midnight Mission helps those fighting addiction and coping with homelessness from a notorious area of downtown Los Angeles. The organisation describes itself as offering “paths to self-sufficiency to men, women and children who have lost direction”. This … Continue reading New documentary trails the redemptive power of running

The Last Jedi

Darkness rises…and light to meet it. The Last Jedi is episode VIII in the long-running intergalactic saga. The film features the return of some well-loved characters including Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca, R2-D2 and C-3PO as well as more recent introductions such as Rey and Finn. It is also the last Star Wars film to feature Princess Leia played by the late Carrie Fisher. Reviews so far … Continue reading The Last Jedi

Previews announced for new cat documentary

It has been announced there will be five preview screenings of KEDI, the new film about the street cats of Istanbul, starting on Monday 26 June 2017. The short UK tour will visit London, Nottingham and Sheffield before a nationwide cinema release on 30 June. Each screening will be followed by a Q&A session with the director Ceyda Torun who will explain more about the … Continue reading Previews announced for new cat documentary

The street cats of Istanbul

A new documentary about the cats of Istanbul is to be shown in UK cinemas. Ceyda Torun’s film KEDi, which means feline in Turkish, follows the lives of 7 cats – Sari, Bengü, Aslan Parçasi, Psikopat, Deniz, Duman and Gamsiz – as they roam through the streets of Turkey’s biggest city. The film makers designed and developed innovative cat cameras and techniques to capture the … Continue reading The street cats of Istanbul

We Are X released for home entertainment

A new film about Japan’s most iconic rock band is to be released on exclusive Mondo edition Blu-ray Steelbook® and DVD. We Are X examines the history and future of Yoshiki, Toshi, Pata, Heath, Sugizo and the late Hide and Taiji who together make up X Japan. The band have sold over 30 million singles and albums and continue to tour the world performing sold-out … Continue reading We Are X released for home entertainment

New 6 Days character posters revealed

Four new posters have been released to promote the forthcoming film about the Iranian Embassy siege in London in 1980. Written by Glenn Standring, 6 Days follows the perspective of three people closely involved in the dramatic events. Mark Strong plays hostage negotiator Max Vernon, Abbie Cornish stars as news reporter Kate Adie and Jamie Bell features as Rusty Firmin, leader of the one of … Continue reading New 6 Days character posters revealed