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MONTEREY POP

Dir: D. A. Pennebaker

Filmed at the Monterey Pop festival on a beautiful June weekend in 1967, the Summer of Love is immortalised in performances by Jimi Hendrix, Janice Joplin, Otis Redding, The Mamas & The Papas and many more.

MONTEREY POP

Dir: D. A. Pennebaker

On a beautiful June weekend in 1967, at the height of the Summer of Love, the first and only Monterey International Pop Festival roared forward, capturing a decade's spirit and ushering in a new era of rock and roll. Monterey would launch...

My Neighbourhood

Dir: Julia Bacha & Rebekah Wingert-Jabi

In a neighbourhood in East Jerusalem Mohammed El Kurd and his family suddenly find themselves forced from their home by Israeli settlers. Mohammed, enraged by the events, begins to protest alongside his neighbours, and is shocked when scores of Israeli supporters come forward to join their cause.

McCullin

Dir: David Morris & Jacqui Morris

Detailing the life and work of acclaimed war photographer Don McCullin, the seminal photojournalist of the 1970s and 80s, the film shows the truth behind McCullin's hard-hitting and controversial images.

MILES APART

Dir: Ling Lee

The clash between different generations is heightened in a rapidly changing China as migrant workers Laomao and Meizi are finally joined in Beijing by their daughter, Ying Ying, a teenager who doesn't seem to share the work ethic which has dominated her parents' lives.

In Queens, NY a group of imaginative tinkerers from Trinidad created something no-one had ever seen before: enormous stereo systems rigged onto ordinary bmx bikes. Travelling together they treat the neighborhood to an outrageous impromptu music and dance party on wheels.

MOVING TO MARS

Dir: Mat Whitecross

Moving to Mars charts the epic journey made by two Burmese families from a vast refugee camp on the Thai/Burma border to their new homes in the UK. At times hilarious, at times emotional, their travels provide fascinating and unique insight not only into the effects of migration, but also into one of the most important current political crises.

MUGABE AND THE WHITE AFRICAN

Dir: Lucy Bailey & Andrew Thompson

Michael Campbell is one of the few hundred white farmers left in Zimbabwe since President Robert Mugabe began his violent 'Land Reform' program in 2000. What follows is an intimate, moving and often terrifying account of one man and his family's extraordinary courage in the face of overwhelming injustice and brutality.