Category Release Year

Penguins

They are funny, harmless, immediately recognizable. They live in a hostile world and their purpose in life is to find a partner, reproduce and live with the family for the rest of their days. With these characteristics of a family animal, to which is added the phisique du rĂ´le as a star of the silent, it is not surprising that the penguin is among the most beloved animals in the cinema. Whether it’s documentaries, live action films or animation, the black and white livery of the bird that doesn’t know how to fly has always been synonymous with tenderness, determination and success at the box office, from Mary Poppins to Penguins, the last born of Disneynature expected soon at Cinema. But it is the early 2000s that marked the beginning of the era of the cine-penguin, with the 2001 documentary The migrant people by Jacques Perrin and especially with the hit La marcia dei pinguini (2005) by Luc Jacquet, Oscar in 2006 as best documentary, followed in 2017 by The March of the Penguins – The call...

Read More ...

Arctic Justice

Swifty, an arctic fox, dreams of becoming one of the famous Top Dogs, a team of sled dogs that delivers packages for the Artic Blast Delivery Service. In the Arctic everything comes from somewhere else and the delivery service is the hub of the community...

Read More ...

Official Secrets

In 2003, as politicians wishing to invade Iraq, GCHQ translators Katharine Gun escaped an email urging the spying of UN Security Council members to force through resolution to go to war. They have been accused of violating the Official Law of Secrets and sentenced to imprisonment. Katharine and her lawyers began to defend their actions, to fight to get rid of the charges...

Read More ...

Carnival Row

Can a fantasy series become a metaphor and tell a lot about what we live every day, addressing issues such as racism, xenophobia, immigration and integration? The answer is called Carnival Row, the new Amazon Original series available in the original language in more than 200 countries starting from August 30th (and dubbed later in the year)...

Read More ...

Plus One

Romantic comedy begins with a collection of wedding toasts that seem to be an example of real life. Settings and speakers are varied, but the mood is the same...

Read More ...

Ainbo

Created by Animation Studios Tunche Films, Cool Beans and Epic Films, it is the story of a girl born and raised in the Amazon jungle, who one day discovers that her land is threatened and that other humans exist besides her people...

Read More ...

When They See Us

New York, April 19, 1989. A bunch of teenagers thickens along the streets of Harlem and noisily enters Central Park. Some of them annoy cyclists, even beat up and rob joggers. The police rush and arrest at random blacks and Hispanics, on charges of “seditious gathering”. A few hours later, still in Central Park, a woman is found dying, raped, beaten and abandoned in the bushes. The prosecutor Linda Fairstein (Felicity Huffman) instantly decides who the culprits are: “every black guy who was in the park last night is a suspect”...

Read More ...

Valentine in the Vineyard

Life and work companions in their vineyard, Frankie Baldwin and Nate DeLuca are workmates and despite differences in personality, style and behavior, they have embarked on a romantic relationship...

Read More ...

Luce

Luce was born in Eritrea but grew up in a top-class American household by a family of white men...

Read More ...

Bolden

The film shows Bolden’s memories of his mother working on clothes. He shows him when he plays freestyle jazz with his band when he enters the scene of the nightclub and falls in love. He then enters the world of drugs, health problems and the deception of that love of his life...

Read More ...