Featuring new films by established and upcoming international filmmakers, Cinema Today looks at the fast-changing perspectives of World Cinema. Look out for discoveries from countries such as the Czech Republic, Chile and Mexico, playing alongside the year’s most exciting titles from Sundance, Cannes, Venice and Locarno.
The Gospel According to André
Explore what makes iconic fashion editor André Leon Talley tick in this doc, a palette of inspiration from beginning to end.
Dir. Kate Novack
This thriller follows its protagonist – an emergency dispatcher racing to rescue an abducted woman – minute by white-knuckle minute.
Dir. Gustav Möller
The Image Book
Jean-Luc Godard’s Special Palme d’Or-winner is a poetic rumination like a bad dream on a stormy night.
Dir. Jean-Luc Godard
The Wolf House
Fleeing a fundamentalist colony seemed like a good idea, but Maria’s nightmare is only beginning. This animated tale is not for kids.
Dir. Cristóbal León and Joaquín Cociña
A refugee steals the identity of a dead writer, then finds himself haunted by his new self’s past, in this existentialist mystery.
Dir. Christian Petzold
Germany, France (2018)
A piercing reflection on the turbulent anxieties of a pop star and, through her eyes, the tragedies that define an era.
Dir. Brady Corbet