Screening on the centenary of the first day of the 1916 Rising, this landmark documentary tells the dramatic story of the events that took place in Dublin during Easter Week 1916, when a small group of Irish rebels took on the might of the British Empire.
The first definitive portrait of the controversial American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. A series of never before heard interviews reveal the intimate thoughts of an artist...
Kimberley Motley is the only foreign lawyer, not to mention the only woman, working in Afghanistan’s corrupt, complicated legal system. For over five years, human rights cases and troubled expats motivated her to stay, but time is running out.
In this innovative 'magic realist' documentary set in Iraq, Mark Cousins travels to Goptapa, a Kurdish/Iraqi village of just 700 people, trying to make a dream film about a place that is normally only portrayed in current affairs programmes.
In 1962 Hitchcock and Truffaut locked themselves away in Hollywood for a week to excavate the secrets behind the mise-en-scène in cinema. Based on the original recordings of this meeting this film illustrates the greatest cinema lesson of all time.
An unsettling and eye opening exploration into the dramatic rise of a series of radical mosques in Pakistan which train legions of children to devote their lives to jihad, or holy war, from a very young age.
The secretive communist state of North Korea is at the centre of a propaganda war. With remarkable access, director Álvaro Longoria attempts to get to the bottom of what's actually happening inside the country and separate truth from fiction.
Forty years after its people were promised freedom by departing Spanish rulers, Western Sahara remains Africa’s last colony. This film voices their ongoing struggle.
After suffering a series of dramatic setbacks in their lives, three close friends and professional climbers confront their complicated pasts, inner demons and nature’s harshest elements in an attempt to conquer the Mount Meru.