In anticipation of the new documentary about Studio Ghibli - The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness, which will show at the ICA from 7 November, we present a screening of Miyazaki's superbly animated tale.
Insecure actresses, spiritual healers, child stars on drugs... welcome to Hollywood, Cronenberg style.
★★★★★ 'It is a small gem, tender and bleak, funny and sad, superbly photographed in luminous monochrome’ Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian
Twenty years after its release, Illmatic has become a hip-hop benchmark that encapsulates the socio-political outlook, enduring spirit, and collective angst of a generation of young black men searching for their voice in America.
Based on Gillian Flynn’s 2012 bestseller, this is another deceptive and irresistible thriller from the man behind SE7EN, Zodiac and the English-language version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
This music-rich celebration of the underground movement of ’70s youth culture is built around the ambitions of two young friends and aspiring DJs, Matt and John.
Nick Cave explores his own life and creative processes through dreamlike conversations with friends and collaborators.
Produced in secret, entirely under the radar of the US government, Laura Poitras’ film offers unprecedented access to Edward Snowdon in the days leading up to the NSA leaks in June 2013.
Miners Shot Down follows a brutally repressed strike at one of South Africa’s biggest platinum mines, in which 34 people were killed. Plus a post-screening discussion.
Director Jolynn Minnaar challenges the assertion that fracking is a safe, time-tested technology in this engrossing documentary.