Tuesday 6 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. 


Anocha Suwichakornpong: By the Time it Gets Dark

Tues 6 March, 6-8pm

Tyneside Cinema

Taking the 1976 student massacre at Bangkok’s Thammasat University as its starting point, the director’s second feature intricately weaves together notions... more