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Dreamcatcher

Dreamcatcher*

A sex-worker turned feminist-force-of-nature is Kim Longinotto's guide to Chicago in her characteristically great documentary.

Appropriate Behaviour

Appropriate Behaviour*

Desiree Akhavan's feature debut as a writer/director/star is an original and charismatically honest New York comedy.

BAFTA Shorts 2015

BAFTA Shorts 2015

This largely underwhelming collection of shorts boasts one absolute corker in Oscar Sharp's The Kármán Line

Kill The Messenger

Kill The Messenger

Jeremy Renner stars in this robust drama which examines the line between whistle-blowing and news reporting.

Life Of Riley

Life Of Riley*

French icon Alain Resnais' last picture show is an enchanting ensemble act based on an Alan Ayckbourn play.

Hyena

Hyena

Peter Ferdinando is arresting in this brutal London drama about bent coppers navigating gangs and clichés.

White Bird In A Blizzard

White Bird In A Blizzard

Madness, adolescence and nostalgia colour Gregg Araki's poetic mystery starring Shailene Woodley.

Still Alice

Still Alice*

Julianne Moore's Oscar-winning performance as a linguist with Alzheimer's essays the evaporation of an intellectual identity.

Chappie

Chappie

Neill Blomkamp dazzles and exasperates in equal measure with this cheerily derivative sci-fi extravaganza.