French Programme 29/11/18

The thoughtless cruelty of children, a relationship breaking down, and a pick-up gone sour, shifts of perspective and visions of possible futures, cops in crisis, and soldiers in search of love, in this collection of Gallic shorts. Advisory Cert 18 Thursday 29th November at 6.00pm ALLIANCE FRANCIAS, 125 Portland St, Manchester M1 4QD Get Tickets here…

German Programme 29/11/18

We’ve got a heist with a bizarre twist, a study of guilt in a police officer, the job interview from hell, two tales of extra-marital affairs gone bad, a tragic miscarriage and the process of divorce through a child’s eyes, all coming together in our Deutsch denomination of films. Advisory Cert 15 Thursday 29th November…

Italian Programme 28/11/18

We’ve awkward goodbyes and overdue reunions, snotty philosophical musings and suspect religious conversions, an expressionist nightmare, and two very different meditations on the immigrant experience, in our Italian Programme. Advisory Cert 15 Wednesday 28th November at 7.00pm INSTITUTO CERVANTES, 326-330 Deansgate, Campfield Avenue Arcade, Manchester M3 4FN Get Tickets here SILVIA                                        UK Premiere Dir /…

Spanish Programme 28/11/18 & 29/11/18

We’ve methods of mourning and coping with grieving, flights from responsibility and retreats from reality, a past ever-present and a future on hold, romantic regret and parental neglect, unrealistic expectations and dancing on air, in this year’s Spanish selection. Advisory Cert 15 Wednesday 28th Nov 5.00pm (main screening) Instituto Cervantes, 326-330 Deansgate, Campfield Avenue Arcade, Manchester…

Polish Programme One 27/11/18

There’s toxic masculinity and provincial patriarchy, cinema romance and the cold comfort of strangers, rekindled relationships and awkard reunions in the first of our Polish Programmes. Advisory Cert 15 Tuesday 27th November at 4.00pm GOODSTOCK, 6 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 5QA Get Tickets here LEADER                                           UK Premiere Dir / Prod / Wri: Priwieziencew Katia,  Dir…

Pan European 26/11/18

The perils and pressures of parenthood and the fraughtness of family life from first to last, form a unifying thematic thread through this selection of European shorts. Advisory Cert 15 Monday 26th November at 8.00pm GOODSTOCK, 6 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 5QA Get Tickets here WEEËN                                      North West Premiere Dir / Wri: Nils Vleugels, Prod:…

Pan Eastern European 26/11/18

There are supernatural communications and arcane rituals, misinterpreted signals and mistimed declarations, journeys within and journeys without, in our selection of shorts from Eastern Europe. Advisory Cert 15 Monday 26th November at 6:00pm GOODSTOCK. 6 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 5QA Get Tickets here COASTLAND (Litoral) Dir / Prod / Wri: Miruna Dunu Romania/Netherlands, 2018, 12 mins,…