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Tesla

Studio: IFC Films
Directed by Michael Almereyda

Aug 18, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Akin to their attempts to modernize Hamlet back in 2000, Hawke and Almereyda usher Tesla into the twenty-first century. More

Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies

Studio: Quiver Distribution
Directed by Danny Wolf

Aug 14, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Glossing over an encyclopedia or mini-series’ worth of details in the span of a single documentary makes Skin only feel skin deep. More

Boys State

Studio: Apple / A24
Directed by Jesse Moss and Amanda McBaine

Aug 12, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

The strongest part of Boys State is that there is simply nothing like it. More

Red Penguins

Studio: Universal
Directed by Gabe Polsky

Aug 07, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Hockey was no mere game for the businessmen behind the Russian Penguins. More

She Dies Tomorrow

Studio: NEON
Directed by Amy Seimetz

Aug 06, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

In her second feature, She Dies Tomorrow, director Amy Seimetz pins her characters between the mundane and the otherworldly, finding shades of disquiet and dark humour in the clash between casual dinner parties and existential fears. More

The Tax Collector

Studio: RLJE Films
Directed by David Ayer

Aug 05, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

The Tax Collector is director David Ayer’s return to the mean streets of Los Angeles, where he typically feels most comfortable as a director. More

Waiting for the Barbarians

Studio: Samuel Goldwyn Films
Directed by Ciro Guerra

Aug 04, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Colombian director Ciro Guerra’s first English language film sees him adapting J. M. Coetzee’s novel about a fictional empire with all the style and brutality you’d expect. More

Summerland

Studio: IFC Films
Directed by Jessica Swale

Jul 31, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Summerland is a hazy, nostalgic story set to appeal to those who see the Blitz Spirit, war-time sing-alongs, wooden toys and the white cliffs of Dover through distinctly rose-tinted glasses. More

Suzi Q

Studio: Utopia
Directed by Liam Firmager and Tait Brady

Jul 29, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Given her influence at a time when meaningful exposure for female rockers was scant, the story of singer/bassist Suzi Quatro awaited a proper telling for decades. More