Sunday 4 March

FILMS

SAT 3 MAR - SUN 25 MAR

Throughout the Festival month we present a selection of rare international films, mostly without UK distribution. Including three UK premieres of new films by Raoul Peck, Sylvain L'Espérance and Oleg Mavromatti. Working across documentary and fiction the films focus on marginalised voices including workers in South Korea, China and Greece and those experiencing political violence in 1970s Thailand and contemporary Lugansk, which has been under illegal occupation since the 2014 Ukrainian/Russian war. 


Raoul Peck: The Young Karl Marx / Le Jeune Karl Marx

Sun 4 March, 5.15-8pm

Tyneside Cinema

Raoul Peck (I Am Not Your Negro) takes us to Europe on the verge of change as he chronicles the meeting in 1844 of the young Karl Marx and Friedrich... more