Cate Blanchett stars as the invented iconic musician Lydia Tár in an intelligent and intense faux biopic. Tár examines the changing nature of power and fame and their impact and durability in our modern world. Its central character Lydia Tár is widely considered one of the greatest living composer-conductors, and was the first ever female chief conductor of a major German orchestra. Venice Film Festival 2022, Winner, Best Actress - Cate Blanchett
MMature themes, coarse language, injury detail and brief nudity
Set on a remote island off the west coast of Ireland, The Banshees of Inisherin follows lifelong friends Padraic (Colin Farrell) and Colm (Brendan Gleeson), who find themselves at an impasse when Colm unexpectedly puts an end to their friendship. A stunned Padraic, aided by his sister Siobhan (Kerry Condon) and troubled young islander Dominic (Barry Keoghan), endeavours to repair the relationship, refusing to take no for an answer. But Padraic's repeated efforts only strengthen his former friend’s resolve and when Colm delivers a desperate ultimatum, events swiftly escalate, with shocking consequences. Directed by Martin McDonagh, The Banshees of Inisherin stars Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Kerry Condon, and Barry Keoghan. From a screenplay by Martin McDonagh, the film is produced by Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin, and Martin McDonagh.
MMature themes, crude humour, coarse language and a sex scene
In Ruben Östlund’s wickedly funny Palme d’Or winner, social hierarchy is turned upside down, revealing the tawdry relationship between power and beauty. Celebrity model couple, Carl (Harris Dickinson) and Yaya (Charlbi Dean), are invited on a luxury cruise for the uber-rich, helmed by an unhinged boat captain (Woody Harrelson). What first appeared instagrammable ends catastrophically, leaving the survivors stranded on a desert island and fighting for survival.