Documentaries

A showcase of new films by the world’s finest documentarians.

A JOURNEY THROUGH FRENCH CINEMA/ Voyage A Travers Le Cinema Français

  • 2016
  • 190 min
  • Colour

DirectorBertrand Tavernier

LanguageFrench

CountryFrance

Bertrand Tavernier takes us on a sprawling voyage through his country's film history. Any cineaste worth their salt will want to devour Bertrand Tavernier’s A Journey through French Cinema. It is a lo..... Read more

EXILE

  • 2016
  • 77 min
  • Colour

DirectorRithy Panh

LanguageFrench

CountryCambodia/ France

Exile is an abandonment, a terrifying solitude. In exile, one's self is lost, one suffers, one fades away. But it is also possible to find one's own, in the land of words, of images, in reverie that i..... Read more

FAREWELL MY INDIAN SOLDIER

  • 2016
  • 61 min
  • Colour

DirectorVijay Singh

LanguageEnglish/ French

CountryIndia/ France

Farewell My Indian Soldier is the first ever film to be dedicated to the 140,000 Indian soldiers and civilian workers who defended France against invasion. During World War 1. Co-produced by Silhouett..... Read more

Fire At Sea/ Fuocoammare

  • 2016

DirectorGIANFRANCO ROSI

LanguageFrench

CountryITALY - FRANCE

Samuele is 12 years old and lives on an island in the middle of the sea. He goes to school, loves shooting his slingshot and going hunting. He likes land games, even though everything around him speak..... Read more

DEPTH TWO/ DUBINA DVA

  • 2016
  • 80 min
  • Colour

DirectorOgnjen Glavonić

LanguageSerbo-Croatian, Albanian

CountrySerbia/ France

In 2001 a mass grave was discovered in a suburb of Belgrade. Soon there were more to come. ‘Depth Two’ investigates the hidden story behind this horrid discovery and takes us back to 1999 and the NATO..... Read more

INDIA IN A DAY

  • 2016
  • 86 min
  • Colour

DirectorRICHIE MEHTA

LanguageEnglish, Hindi

CountryUK

October 10, 2015 was a day like any other. It wasn't a national holiday or anniversary, and it held no major religious significance. But on this day, through an initiative backed by Google, millions o..... Read more