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28
August
Standing Tall
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Emmanuelle Bercot | France | 2015 Catherine Deneuve and Benoît Magimel star as a family court judge and a social…
4
September
The Missing Picture
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery
Rithy Panh, Cambodia/France 2013 This Academy Award-nominated doco from Cambodia draws on many media to recount the terrible legacy of…
11
September
Theeb
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Audatorium
Naji Abu Nowar | Jordan/Qatar/UAE/UK | 2015 | M violence Set in 1916, this suspenseful, historically freighted Jordanian film concerns…
18
September
Wild Tales
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Audatorium
Damián Szifron | Argentina/Spain | 2014 | R16 violence, offensive language & sex scenes A surprise sensation from Argentina, Wild…
25
September
Cemetery of Splendour
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Apichatpong Weerasethakul | Thailand/UK/Germany/France | 2015 | M adult themes A hospital full of sleeping soldiers is haunted by matters…
2
October
Tangerines
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery
Zaza Urushadze | Estonia/Georgia | 2013 | M violence & offensive language This poignant and slyly witty drama set in…
9
October
Ministry of Fear
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Fritz Lang | USA | 1944 | PG low level violence Ray Milland stars in this ultra-noir adaptation of Graham…
6
March
A New Leaf
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Elaine May | USA | 1971 | PG cert Comedian Elaine May made her directing debut with this delightfully unorthodox…
13
March
Is the Man Who is Tall Happy?
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Michel Gondry, USA 2013 Director Michel Gondry (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Mood Indigo) and philosopher-activist Noam Chomsky talk…
20
March
Our Little Sister
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Kore-eda Hirokazu | Japan | 2015 | PG Three sisters in their 20s get to know their teenage half-sister in…
27
March
The Hidden Fortress
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Kurosawa Akira | Japan | 1958 | PG low level violence This tale of two bumbling peasants tricked into accompanying…
3
April
Throne of Blood
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Kurosawa Akira | Japan | 1957 | M violence & horror AGM will also take place on this night! We…
10
April
Intersexion
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
This event is free to CFS members and $10 for non-members and $5 for students (door sales – cash).  An…
24
April
Persepolis
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Vincent Paronnaud & Marjane Satrapi | France/USA | 2007 | M offensive language Based on Marjane Satrapi’s graphic novel about…
1
May
River of Grass
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Kelly Reichardt | USA | 1994 |  First feature by Kelly Reichardt. A 30-something housewife goes on the lam in…
8
May
Songs From the Second Floor
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Roy Andersson | Sweden/Norway/Denmark | 2000 | R16 violence & sex scenes An intensely visual, surrealist and frequently uproarious end-of-the-millennium…
15
May
About Elly
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Asghar Farhadi | Iran/France | 2009 | PG violence & coarse language This gripping mystery from award-winning filmmaker Asghar Farhadi…
22
May
On My Way
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Emmanuelle Bercot | France | 2013 | M violence, sexual references & offensive language Catherine Deneuve stars as a former…
29
May
The Hitch-Hiker
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Ida Lupino | USA 1953 | M violence & offensive language This early film from pioneering director Ida Lupino is…
12
June
Embrace of the Serpent
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Ciro Guerra | Colombia/Venezuela/Argentina | 2015 | M violence & content that may disturb This breathtaking festival favourite from South…
19
June
The Legend of Paul and Paula
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Heiner Carow | East Germany | 1973 | censors rating tbc A cult favourite in Germany, this tragi-comic romance from…
26
June
Le Sauvage
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Jean-Paul Rappeneau | France/Italy | 1975 | PG Catherine Deneuve and Yves Montand star as a pair of ill-matched lovers…
3
July
That Man From Rio
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Philippe de Broca | France/Italy | 1964 | G This boisterous, wildly entertaining adventure film stars Jean-Paul Belmondo as a…
10
July
Kes
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Ken Loach | UK | 1969 | PG coarse language Ken Loach’s breakthrough film follows a tormented young boy whose…
17
July
Hippocrates
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Thomas Lilti | France | 2014 | M offensive language & sexual references Thomas Lilti (A Country Doctor) draws from…
24
July
Fatima
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Philippe Faucon | France/Canada | 2015 | PG coarse language Winner of the 2016 César for Best Film, Fatima is…
31
July
Everyone Else
Where
Christchurch Art Gallery Auditorium
Maren Ade | Germany | 2009 | M sex scenes Breakthrough film from the director of festival favourite Toni Erdmann.…