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Life is Sweet (dual format edition)

Mike Leigh’s 1990 classic teamed with his 2012 short A Running Jump.


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Three Films by Ken Loach (Blu-ray set)

Three of Loach’s greatest films on Blu-ray for the first time.


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Three Films by Ken Loach (DVD set)

Celebrating Ken Loach’s fine run of films in the early 1990s.


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My Beautiful Laundrette (dual format edition)

A smash success, it earned Hanif Kureishi an Oscar nomination for Best Screenplay as well as launching the career of Daniel Day-Lewis.


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Every Picture Tells a Story - The Art Films of James Scott (2-DVD set)

New collection of acclaimed art films about the likes of Richard Hamilton, David Hockney and William Scott.


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Peppermint Soda (dual format edition)

A tale of two sisters growing up in 1960s France from director Diane Kurys.


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    Blade Runner 2049 at BFI IMAX

    Denis Villeneuve’s staggering sci-fi epic stars Ryan Golsing and sees Harrison Ford return as Rick Deckard.

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Film of the week: Daphne tracks a woman in crisis through a cruel city

Emily Beecham’s immaculately pitched lead performance anchors this quietly profound film, which slowly builds builds a mosaic of hope from fragments of art, writes Lisa Mullen.
Lisa Mullen
Friday 29 September 2017

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