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Vengeance Is Mine

BASTARDS, THE (Amat Escalante, 2008)
“Two boys, a house, an uncomfortable mise-en-scène and the weight of violence. In a word: masterpiece.” - Sitges Film Festival ... From one of the most original voices in new Mexican cinema, Ama… Read more

BRONSON (MA15+) (Nicolas Winding Refn, 2008)
A real-life story of a criminal reprobate that recalls the stylised excesses of Ken Russell and the psychological incision of Chopper. ... Evolving from a schoolyard bully to hardened criminal, Charl… Read more

KATALIN VARGA (Peter Strickland, 2009)
“At once a road movie, a revenge narrative and a compassionate study of the drawn-out effects of trauma… a remarkable achievement.” - Edinburgh Film Festival ... In the Romanian Carpathian… Read more

KILL DADDY GOODNIGHT (Michael Glawogger, 2008)
A post-modern faux-thriller about obsession, guilt and wanting to ‘off' your dad. ... Irascible and lazy, Rupert ‘Ratz' Kramer is a 35-year-old slacker who plays out his patricidal fantasies thro… Read more

LOUISE-MICHEL (Gustave de Kervern, 2008)
“This quixotic revenge comedy tosses decorum aside as it joyfully sifts through the underlying perversion of life.” - Sundance Film Festival ... When a team of female factory workers find their b… Read more

RED RIDING 1974 (MA15+) (Julian Jarrold , 2009)
“Deep, dark Yorkshire Noir.” - Independent ... Brilliantly adapted from the novels of David Pearce and directed by filmmaker Julian Jarrold (Brideshead Revisited, Kinky Boots), Red Riding: 1974 i… Read more

RED RIDING 1980 (MA15+) (James Marsh, 2009)
“They attempt to map the circulatory system of evil, how a place can become poisoned in its bloodstream.” - Independent ... The Red Riding trilogy takes on a harder edge in this second instalment… Read more

RED RIDING 1983 (MA15+) (Anand Tucker, 2009)
“Red Riding is genre drama at its most powerful.” - Independent ... The final instalment of the Red Riding trilogy brings an explosive finality and some satisfying closure. Directed by filmmaker … Read more

TONY MANERO (Pablo Larraín, 2008)
“A magnificently deranged study of overboard pop-culture fandom.” - Slant Magazine ... Set during Chile's darkest days under the Pinochet regime, Tony Manero follows a Saturday Night Fever-crazed… Read more

TROUBLED WATER (Eric Poppe, 2008)
“A brilliantly conceived, magisterially orchestrated drama.” - Variety ... This third feature film from Erik Poppe (Hawaii, Oslo, MIFF 05) packs an emotional wallop. The drama hinges around a twi… Read more

WHITE LIGHTNIN' (Dominic Murphy, 2009)
"A white-trash psychobilly nightmare with midnight movie appeal." - Vanity Fair ... From a script penned by Vice Magazine founders Eddy Moretti and Shane Smith comes White Lightnin', a larger-than-li… Read more

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