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Drama

The rich human condition told with a straight face, this is the mother of all genres. So if it doesn't fit snugly anywhere else it's usually Drama...

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ExhibitionExhibition (2013)
Dir. Joanna Hogg
Feat. Viv Albertine, Liam Gillick, Tom Hiddleston
A brilliant and refreshingly unconventional portrait of a marriage from singular British director Joanna Hogg (ARCHIPELAGO), starring Viv Albertine (of 70's punk band The Slits) as a contemporary artist in a state of dysfunction owing in part to the sale of the modernist London home she shares with her…
Current War, TheCurrent War, The (2017)
Dir. Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Feat. Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Katherine Waterston
Historical biopic exploring the rivalries between the greatest inventors of the industrial age, with Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison, Michael Shannon as George Westinghouse and Nicholas Hoult as Nikola Tesla. With Edison having just unveiled his electric lightbulb, and conflict ensues over the type of…
Born To Be BlueBorn To Be Blue (2015)
Dir. Robert Budreau
Feat. Ethan Hawke, Carmen Ejogo
Impressionistic biopic re-imaging Chet Baker's musical comeback in the late '60s, with Ethan Hawke playing the jazz legend who battled heroin addiction.
Funny BonesFunny Bones (1995)
Dir. Peter Chelsom
Feat. Oliver Platt, Jerry Lewis, Lee Evans
A fascinating ode to laughter and the business of laughter. After failing on the cut-throat Las Vegas circuit, would-be comic Oliver Platt flees the shadow of his famous father (Jerry Lewis) to his hometown of Blackpool, where the key to success may be found in a sobering family secret. A bona fide cult hit…
Love StreamsLove Streams (1984)
Dir. John Cassavetes
Feat. John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Seymour Cassel
Rarely-seen film by indie iconoclast John Cassavetes, described by some as he at his self-indugent worst, but praised in other quarters for its inspired eccentricity. A free-wheeling tale of ordinary madness and not-so-quiet desperation, it centres around Cassavetes himself as an alcoholic trash writer…
Patti CakesPatti Cakes (2017)
Dir. Geremy Jasper
Feat. Danielle Macdonald, Bridget Everett
Charming indie film telling the rags-to-riches story of an aspiring rapper from a downtrodden area of New Jersey who refuses to let others discourage her.
Skate KitchenSkate Kitchen (2017)
Dir. Crystal Moselle
Feat. Rachelle Vinberg, Dede Lovelace, Nina Moran
Beautifully evocative and uplifting teen drama set in the world of NYC skateboarding, following a group of real-life female skaters who are playing fictional versions of themselves. From adventurous director Crystal Moselle (THE WOLFPACK).

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