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PUNK VOYAGE

Dir: Jukka Kärkkäinen & J-P Passi

Following Finnish Punk rock band Pertti Kurikan Nimipäivät (PKN) as they face the glory and struggle that comes with fame, Punk Voyage is a film about friendship, the politics of fame, and what it truly means to be punk.

CHAVELA

Dir: Catherine Gund & Daresha Kyi

Chavela Vargas revolutionised music in Mexico with her hypnotic raspy voice singing music traditionally reserved for men. This film tells the epic story of her fearless life, emotive music and passionate love affairs.

TIME TRIAL

Dir: Finlay Pretsell

A close-up on professional cycling from the inside, Time Trial follows David Millar’s last season competing in the run up to the Tour de France, looking back at his career and reflecting on the current state of cycling.

OUR NEW PRESIDENT

Dir: Maxim Pozdorovkin

Composed entirely of found online footage, Maxim Pozdorovkin’s jaw-dropping fever-dream of a documentary tracks the 2016 US election through the lens of the Russian propaganda machine. 

PSYCHO VERTICAL

Dir: Jen Randall

Based on his best-selling auto-biography Psycho Vertical, this is a raw and emotive study of the complex life and motivations of writer, funny-man and Britain’s unlikeliest hero-mountaineer, Andy Kirkpatrick, woven into an 18 day solo ascent of El Capitan, Yosemite.