Upcoming films & events

A NORTHERN SOUL + Q&A

Dir: Sean McAllister

A Northern Soul glimpses Hull as it transforms into the City of Culture 2017 and its people hoping for change. Made by acclaimed director and Hull man Sean McAllister, the documentary is a close-up look at ongoing urban regeneration through the eyes of those living through it.

CONNY PLANK - THE POTENTIAL OF NOISE + Q&A

Dir: Stephan Plank & Reto Caduff

One of the most innovative sound designers of his time, Conny Plank pioneered ‘Kraut-rock’ and ‘neue deutsche welle’ from his sound studio near Cologne. Here, director Stephan Plank picks up the thread of his father’s legacy on a journey to rediscover Conny’s impact on music history.

MATANGI/MAYA/M.I.A

Dir: Steve Loveridge

As bold and uncompromising as the artist herself, this captivating portrait of British-Sri Lankan rapper M.I.A. discovers the complex reality behind her music, immigrant experience and the power and pain of the spotlight, told through her own footage shot over 22 years. 

THE KING

Dir: Eugene Jarecki

Eugene Jarecki takes a roadtrip across America in Elvis Presley’s 1963 Rolls-Royce to offer a state of the nation epic that tracks the rise and fall of one America’s greatest musical stars.