Films Leaving SBS On Demand: April 2022

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For a whole listing of function movies, documentaries, TV episodes and extra leaving SBS On Demand all through April, click on here.

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The Silver Brumby

PG, AD
Australia, 1993
Style: Household, Drama
Language: English
Director: John Tatoulis
Starring: Russell Crowe, Caroline Goodall, Amiel Daemion, Johnny Raaen, Buddy Tyson
What’s it about?
Throughout a violent storm within the Victorian Highlands, a mom tells her frightened daughter a fable about an excellent silver brumby who should discover its place amongst its form, whereas one man, residing within the wilderness, is set to seize the brumby and tame it. Primarily based on Elyne Mitchell’s novel of the identical identify.

Streaming till April 1st, 2022 at SBS On Demand

 

Colette

M, AD
USA, 2018
Style: Drama, Historical past
Language: English, French
Director: Wash Westmoreland
Starring: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Denise Gough, Fiona Shaw, Robert Pugh
What’s it about?
After marrying a profitable Parisian author identified generally as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood house in rural France to the mental and creative splendor of Paris. Quickly after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel a few witty and brazen nation lady named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy develop into the speak of Paris and their adventures encourage extra Claudine novels.

Streaming till April third, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Inside Llewyn Davis

M
USA, 2013
Style: Drama
Language: English
Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Starring: Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, Adam Driver, John Goodman, F. Murray Abraham
What’s it about?
Follows every week within the lifetime of a younger folks singer (Isaac) as he navigates the Greenwich Village folks scene of 1961. Guitar in tow, huddled in opposition to the unforgiving New York winter, he’s struggling to make it as a musician in opposition to seemingly insurmountable obstacles – a few of them of his personal making. Winner of the Grand Jury Prize on the 2013 Cannes Movie Competition.

Streaming till April third, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Intercourse of the Angels

MA15+
Spain, 2012
Style: Drama
Language: Spanish
Director: Xavier Villaverde
Starring: Astrid Berges-Frisbey, Álvaro Cervantes, Llorenç González
What’s it about?
Bruno (González) is a college scholar and struggling dancer who lives together with his girlfriend Carla (Bergès-Frisbey), an aspiring photographer. Their relationship turns into difficult when fellow dancer Rai (Cervantes) strikes in to their constructing and Bruno turns into immediately interested in him.

Streaming till April third, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Holding the Man

M, CC
Australia, 2015
Style: Drama
Language: English
Director: Neil Armfield
Starring: Anthony LaPaglia, Ryan Corr, Sarah Snook, Man Pearce, Craig Stott
What’s it about?
Within the Nineteen Seventies, younger Timothy (Corr) finds himself confused when he falls for the captain of the soccer workforce (Stott). What follows reveals all features of a relationship, no matter gender or sexual desire. Battle, temptation, and an enormous burden which is able to have an effect on each side of their lives. Primarily based on the 1995 memoir by Australian author, actor, and activist Timothy Conigrave, and directed by Neil Armfield (Sweet).

Streaming till April 4th, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Blissful as Lazzaro

M
France, Italy, Switzerland, 2018
Style: Drama, Fantasy
Language: Italian
Director: Alice Rohrwacher
Starring: Adriano Tardiolo, Agnese Graziani, Tommaso Ragno, Alba Rohrwacher, Sergi López
What’s it about?
That is the story of a gathering between Lazzaro (Tardolio), a younger peasant so good that he’s usually mistaken for simple-minded, and Tancredi (Ragno), a younger nobleman cursed by his creativeness. Written and directed by Alice Rohrwacher (The Wonders), who for this movie gained the Greatest Screenplay prize on the 2018 Cannes Movie Competition.

Streaming till April fifth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Black Narcissus

M
UK, 1947
Style: Drama
Language: English, Hindi
Director: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Starring: Deborah Kerr, David Farrar, Flora Robson, Kathleen Byron, SABU, Jean Simmons
What’s it about?
A gaggle of Anglican nuns, led by Sister Clodagh, are despatched to a mountain within the Himalayas. The local weather within the area is hostile and the nuns are housed in an odd outdated palace. They work to ascertain a faculty and a hospital, however slowly their focus shifts. Sister Ruth falls for a authorities employee, Mr. Dean, and begins to query her vow of celibacy. As Sister Ruth obsesses over Mr. Dean, Sister Clodagh turns into immersed in her personal reminiscences of affection.

Streaming till April sixth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

An Schooling

M, AD, CC
UK, 2009
Style: Drama
Language: English
Director: Lone Scherfig
Starring: Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard, Dominic Cooper
What’s it about?
Jenny (Mulligan) is a vivid younger lady on the cusp of 17 who finds herself in a whirlwind romance with the a lot older David (Sarsgaard). As soon as she sees the life-style David can present, one she by no means imagined may so simply be hers, she is hooked. Ideas of prep college and sooner or later attending Oxford fly out the window. Nominated for 3 Oscars in 2010, together with Greatest Image, Greatest Tailored Screenplay (by Nick Hornby, from the memoir by Lynn Barber), and Greatest Actress for Mulligan.

Streaming till April seventh, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Orlando

PG
UK, 1992
Style: Drama
Language: English
Director: Sally Potter
Starring: Billy Zane, Tilda Swinton, Quentin Crisp, John Bott
What’s it about?
Tilda Swinton stars as Virginia Woolf’s gender-bending hero, the noble Orlando who’s commanded by Queen Elizabeth to remain endlessly younger. Orlando experiences 4 centuries of sexual politics, initially by way of the eyes of a person, till sooner or later Orlando wakes as a lady, struggling to retain her property and standing. From acclaimed director Sally Potter (SureThe Tango Lesson).

Streaming till April eighth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

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The Lobster

MA15+
UK, Greece, 2015
Style: Comedy, Romance, Science Fiction
Language: English
Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Starring: Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Lea Seydoux, John C. Reilly, Ben Whishaw, Olivia Colman
What’s it about?
An unconventional love story set in a dystopian near-future, the place single individuals are arrested and transferred to a creepy resort whereby they’re obliged to discover a matching mate in 45 days. In the event that they fail, they’re remodeled into an animal of their alternative and launched into the woods. Written & directed by Yorgos Lanthimos (DogtoothThe Killing of a Sacred DeerThe Favorite) and nominated for a 2016 Academy Award for Greatest Unique Screenplay.

Streaming till April eighth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Watership Down

PG, AD
USA, 1978
Style: Animated
Language: English
Director: Martin Rosen
Starring (voice solid): John Damage, Richard Briers, Ralph Richardson
What’s it about?
The timeless animated traditional primarily based on the best-selling novel by Richard Adams. Threatened with destruction of their warren, the rabbits are compelled to depart their idyllic house looking for a brand new one. Options Artwork Garfunkel’s hit music “Shiny Eyes”.

Streaming till April eighth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

A Hijacking

M, CC
Denmark, 2012
Style: Drama, Thriller
Language: Danish, Swedish
Director: Tobias Lindholm
Starring: Pilou Asbæk, Amalie Ihle Alstrup, Abdihakin Asgar, Gary Skjoldmose Porter
What’s it about?
The cargo ship MV Rozen is heading for harbor when it’s hijacked by Somali pirates within the Indian Ocean. Amongst the boys on board are the ship’s prepare dinner Mikkel (Asbæk) and the engineer Jan (Møller), who together with the remainder of the seamen are taken hostage in a cynical sport of life and demise. With the demand for a ransom of tens of millions of {dollars} a psychological drama unfolds between the CEO of the delivery firm and the Somali pirates.

Streaming till April ninth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Blinded by the Mild

PG, AD
UK, 2019
Style: Drama, Comedy
Language: English
Director: Gurinder Chadha
Starring: Viveik Kalra, Nell Williams, Hayley Atwell, Kulvinder Ghir, Aaron Phagura
What’s it about?
Javed (Kalra) is a Pakistani teenager who experiences racial and financial turmoil whereas residing in Luton in 1987. He writes poetry as a way to flee the intolerance of his hometown and the cussed views of his conventional father. When a classmate introduces him to the music of Bruce Springsteeen, Javed sees parallels between the singer’s highly effective lyrics and his personal working-class setting. Directed and co-written by Gurinder Chadha (Bend it Like BeckhamBride & Prejudice).

Streaming till April ninth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Their Best

M, AD, CC
UK, 2017
Style: Romance, Conflict, Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Director: Lone Scherfig
Starring: Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Invoice Nighy, Richard E. Grant, Jack Huston,
What’s it about?
Throughout the Blitz of World Conflict II, a feminine screenwriter (Arterton) works on a movie celebrating England’s resilience as a strategy to buoy a weary populace’s spirits. Her efforts to dramatise the true story of two sisters (Lily Knight and Francesca Knight) who undertook their very own maritime mission to rescue wounded troopers are met with blended emotions by a dismissive all-male workers.

Streaming till April ninth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Kindergarten Trainer

M, CC
USA, 2018
Style: Drama
Language: English
Director: Sara Colangelo
Starring: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Parker Sevak, Gael Garcia Bernal, Michael Chernus
What’s it about?
Lisa Spinelli (Gyllenhaal) is a Staten Island trainer who’s unusually dedicated to her college students. When she discovers one in all her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she turns into fascinated with the boy, in the end risking her household and freedom to nurture his expertise.

Streaming till April tenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Brooklyn

M
Eire, Canada, 2015
Style: Drama, Romance
Language: English
Director: John Crowley
Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen, Emily Bett Rickards
What’s it about?
An Irish immigrant (Ronan) lands in Nineteen Fifties Brooklyn, the place she shortly falls right into a romance with a neighborhood (Cohen). When her previous catches up together with her, nevertheless, she should select between two nations and the lives that exist inside. Nominated for 3 Oscars, together with Greatest Image, Greatest Actress (Ronan) and Greatest Tailored Screenplay (Nick Hornby, from the novel by Colm Tóibín.)

Streaming till April twelfth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Asterix: The Mansions of the Gods

PG
France, USA, 2014
Style: Comedy, Journey, Animation
Language: French
Director: Louis Clichy, Alexandre Astier
Starring: Roger Carel, Lorànt Deutsch, Laurent Lafitte, Alain Chabat
What’s it about?
Diminutive comic-book hero Asterix and his outsized pal Obelix try to guard their Gaulish village from Roman invasion, doing something essential to thwart Caesar’s plans on this animated journey. 

Streaming till April thirteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Calvary

MA15+
Eire, UK, 2014
Style: Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Director: John Michael McDonagh
Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Kelly Reilly, Chris O’Dowd, Marie-Josée Croze, Dylan Moran
What’s it about?
Father James Lavelle (Gleeson) is a good-natured priest however finds himself being plagued by members of the area people. In the future, when his life is threatened throughout a confession, the priest decides it is time to struggle again in opposition to the darkish forces round him. From John Michael McDonagh, writer-director of The Guard.

Streaming till April thirteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Her

MA15+, AD, CC
USA, 2013
Style: Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Language: English
Director: Spike Jonze
Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Scarlett Johansson (voice), Amy Adams, Olivia Wilde, Rooney Mara
What’s it about?
In future Los Angeles, Theodore (Phoenix) is a lonely man who has had his coronary heart damaged. He makes use of his financial savings to spend money on a personalised laptop working system known as Samantha (voiced by Johansson), who’s designed to fulfill his each requirement. Theodore and Samantha have a satisfying life collectively, serving every others wants however over time, their relationship develops and deepens, turning into extra difficult that anybody might have predicted. Winner of the 2014 Academy Award for Greatest Unique Screenplay.

Streaming till April thirteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Secret of Kells

PG
Eire, 2009
Style: Household, Fantasy, Animation
Language: English
Director: Tomm Moore, Nora Twomey
Voice Solid: Brendan Gleeson, Michael McGrath, Paul Younger, Mick Lally
What’s it about?
Journey awaits 12-year-old Brendan who should struggle Vikings and a serpent god to discover a crystal and full the legendary E book of Kells. To be able to end Brother Aiden’s guide, Brendan should overcome his deepest fears on a secret quest that may take him past the abbey partitions and into the enchanted forest the place harmful legendary creatures cover. Will Brendan achieve his quest? Nominated for an Oscar for Greatest Animated Function.

Streaming till April thirteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Calm with Horses

MA15+
UK, Eire, 2020
Style: Drama, Crime
Language: English
Director: Nick Rowland
Starring: Cosmo Jarvis, Barry Keoghan, Niamh Algar, Ned Dennehy, David Wilmot
What’s it about?
In darkest rural Eire, ex-boxer Douglas ‘Arm’ Armstrong (Jarvis) has develop into the scary enforcer for the drug-dealing Devers household, while additionally attempting to be a very good father to his autistic five-year-old son, Jack. Torn between these two households, Arm’s loyalties are actually examined when he’s requested to kill for the primary time.

Streaming till April 14th, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Hustle & Circulation

M
USA, 2005
Style: Drama
Language: English
Director: Craig Brewer
Starring: Terrence Howard, Taryn Manning, Anthony Anderson, Taraji P. Henson
What’s it about?
Djay (Howard, in an Oscar-nominated efficiency) is a small-time pimp attempting to make a residing in Memphis who aspires to be a rapper. When he hears a profitable hip-hop artist is coming to city, he is impressed to put down a demo with the assistance of his good friend, Key, and sound man, Shelby. Winner of the 2006 Academy Award for Greatest Unique Tune (“It is Onerous Out Right here for a Pimp”).

Streaming till April 14th, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Significance of Being Earnest

G, CC
UK, 1952
Style: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Director: Anthony Asquith
Starring: Michael Redgrave, Michael Denison, Edith Evans, Joan Greenwood, Dorothy Tutin
What’s it about?
Algernon Moncrieff (Denison) is shocked to find that his prosperous good friend (Redgrave) — whom he is aware of as “Ernest” — is definitely named Jack Worthing. Jack fabricated his alter ego to be able to escape his nation property the place he takes care of his cost, Cecily Cardew (Tutin). Cecily believes that Ernest is Jack’s wayward brother and is eager on his raffish way of life. Algernon, seeing a possibility, assumes Ernest’s id and sneaks off to woo Cecily. Primarily based on the traditional Oscar Wilde play.

Streaming till April 14th, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Three Musketeers

PG
USA, 1973
Style: Motion, Journey, Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Director: Richard Lester
Starring: Charlton Heston, Michael York, Oliver Reed, Richard Chamberlain, Faye Dunaway
What’s it about?
The younger D’Artagnan arrives in Paris with goals of turning into a king’s musketeer. He meets and quarrels with three males, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, every of whom challenges him to a duel. D’Artagnan finds out they’re musketeers and is invited to affix them of their efforts to oppose Cardinal Richelieu, who needs to extend his already appreciable energy over the king. D’Artagnan should additionally juggle affairs with the charming Constance Bonancieux and the passionate Girl De Winter, a undercover agent for the cardinal.

Streaming till April 14th, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

A United Kingdom

PG
UK, 2016
Style: Drama, Historical past
Language: English
Director: Amma Asante
Starring: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton, Jack Davenport
What’s it about?
The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (fashionable Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London workplace employee he married in 1948 within the face of fierce opposition from their households and the British and South African governments. Seretse and Ruth defied household, Apartheid and empire – their love triumphed over each impediment flung of their path and in so doing they remodeled their nation and impressed the world.

Streaming till April fifteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

As soon as Have been Warriors

MA15+, AD
New Zealand, 1994
Style: Drama
Language: Maori
Director: Lee Tamahori
Starring: Temuera Morrison, Rena Owen, Cliff Curtis
What’s it about?
A household descended from Maori warriors is bedevilled by a violent father (Morrison) and the societal issues of being handled as outcasts. This 1994 drama opened the eyes of audiences world-wide to the truth of life for a small part of New Zealand, broke home field workplace data, and was adopted by the 1999 sequel What Turns into of the Damaged Hearted?.

Streaming till April fifteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Les Cowboys

M
France, 2015
Style: Drama
Language: English, French, Urdu
Director: Thomas Bidegain
Starring: François Damiens, Finnegan Oldfield, Agathe Dronne, Iliana Zabeth
What’s it about?
When his daughter runs away from their prairie city east of France together with her Muslim boyfriend, Alain (Damiens) and his younger son, Child (Oldfield), head out to search out her. This directorial debut from Thomas Bidegain (co-writer of A Prophet and Rust & Bone) is a unfastened transforming of John Ford’s The Searchers.

Streaming till April fifteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Issues to Come

M
France, Germany, 2016
Style: Drama
Language: French, English, German
Director: Mia Hansen-Løve
Starring: Isabelle Huppert, André Marcon, Roman Kolinka, Edith Scob, Sarah Le Picard
What’s it about?
Nathalie (Huppert) teaches philosophy at a highschool in Paris. She is captivated with her job and notably enjoys passing on the pleasure of pondering. Married with two youngsters, she divides her time between her household, former college students and her very possessive mom. In the future, Nathalie’s husband declares he’s leaving her for one more girl. With freedom thrust upon her, Nathalie should reinvent her life.

Streaming from April third till April seventeenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Two Days, One Night time

M
Belgium, 2014
Style: Drama
Language: French
Director: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
Starring: Marion Cotillard, Olivier Gourmand, Catherine Salée, Fabrizio Rongione
What’s it about?
In an Academy-award nominated position, Marion Cotillard stars as Sandra, a younger girl assisted by her husband, who has just one weekend to persuade her colleagues to surrender their much-needed bonuses in order that she will be able to preserve her job. From the acclaimed, multiple-Cannes-prize-winning directing workforce the Dardenne brothers (The Youngster, The Child With a Bike).

Streaming till April seventeenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Viceroy’s Home

PG, AD, CC
India, UK, 2017
Style: Drama, Historical past
Language: English, Hindi
Director: Gurinder Chadha
Starring: Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Michael Gambon, Manish Dayal
What’s it about?
In 1947, Lord Mountbatten (Bonneville) assumes the submit of final Viceroy, charged with handing India again to its individuals, residing upstairs on the home which was the house of British rulers, while 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs. Directed by Gurinder Chadha (Bend It Like Beckham).

Streaming till April seventeenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Boy

M, AD, CC
New Zealand, 2010
Style: Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Director: Taika Waititi
Starring: James Rolleston, Taika Waititi, Te Aho Eketone-Whitu, Mavis Paenga
What’s it about?
It is 1984, and 11-year-old Boy (Rolleston) lives on a New Zealand farm together with his gran and youthful brother. Shortly after Gran leaves for every week, Boy’s father seems out of the blue. Having imagined a heroic model of his father throughout his absence, Boy comes head to head with the actual model – an incompetent hoodlum who has returned to discover a bag of cash he buried years earlier than. Written, directed (and starring) Taika Waititi (Hunt For the WilderpeopleThor: Ragnarok).

Streaming till April nineteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

M, CC
Spain, USA, 2008
Style: Drama, Romance
Language: English, Spanish
Director: Woody Allen
Starring: Rebecca Corridor, Scarlett Johansson, Penélope Cruz, Patricia Clarkson, Javier Bardem
What’s it about?
Two girlfriends (Johansson, Corridor) on a summer season vacation in Spain develop into enamoured with the identical painter (Bardem), unaware that his ex-wife (Cruz, winner of the 2009 Oscar for Greatest Efficiency by an Actress in a Supporting Function), with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the image.

Streaming till April nineteenth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

As It Is In Heaven

M, CC
Sweden, 2004
Style: Music, Drama
Language: Swedish
Director: Kay Pollak
Starring: Michael Nyqvist, Frida Hallgren, Helen Sjöholm, Lennart Jähkel
What’s it about?
A profitable worldwide conductor (Nyqvist) instantly interrupts his profession and returns to his childhood village within the far north of Sweden. He’s requested to hearken to the fragment of a church choir within the parish corridor – simply to present some recommendation. From that second nothing within the village is similar once more. The choir develops and grows, and the conductor makes each pals and enemies and finds love. Oscar-nominated in 2005 for Greatest International Language Movie.

Streaming till April twentieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Graduate

M, AD, CC
USA, 1967
Style: Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Director: Mike Nichols
Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Katharine Ross, Murray Hamilton, Buck Henry
What’s it about?
Throughout a celebration given by his dad and mom to rejoice his commencement, Benjamin Braddock (Hoffman) is seduced by Mrs. Robinson (Bancroft), the spouse of one in all his father’s closest pals. They’ve an affair, however Benjamin then falls in love together with her daughter, Elaine (Ross). Jealous and indignant, Mrs. Robinson does every part to maintain the younger couple aside. This landmark comedy gained Greatest Director for Mike Nichols (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Nearer) on the 1968 Academy Awards.

Streaming till April twentieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Fortunate Grandma

M
USA, 2020
Language: English, Mandarin, Cantonese
Director: Sasie Sealy
Starring: Tsai Chin, Hisao-Yuan Ha, Michael Tow, Emma Hong, Yan Xi, Lyman Chen
What’s it about?
Set in New York Metropolis’s Chinatown, an ornery, chain-smoking Chinese language grandma (Tsai Chin) goes all in on the on line casino, touchdown herself on the unsuitable facet of luck – and in the midst of a gang battle. Reviewing for The Hollywood Reporter, Harry Windsor famous that “the movie options hardly any spoken English in any respect, and really amusingly captures a airtight immigrant tradition wherein no person a lot as considers calling the police.”

Streaming till April twenty first, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Fifth Ingredient

PG, AD, CC
France, USA, 1997
Style: Motion, Sci-Fi
Language: English
Director: Luc Besson
Starring: Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich, Ian Holm, Gary Oldman
What’s it about?
For ex-Marine Korben Dallas (Willis), life has develop into tediously repetitive: he drives a flying cab for a residing, and eats take away from the identical Chinese language restaurant, which delivers on to his window, on daily basis. However little does Korben know, an excellent extra-terrestrial Evil has teamed up with Zorg, and threatens to destroy the Earth. A cult traditional by Luc Besson (Leon: The SkilledLa Femme Nikita).

Streaming till April twenty second, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

2 Days in New York

MA15+
USA, 2011
Style: Comedy
Language: English
Director: Julie Delpy
Starring: Julie Delpy, Chris Rock, Vincent Gallo, Kate Burton, Brady Smith, Malinda Williams
What’s it about?
On this sequel to 2007’s 2 Days in Paris, Marion (Delpy) has damaged up with Jack and now lives with their youngster in New York. Choosing up a number of years down the road, Marion’s new beau is Mingus (Rock), a radio host and journalist, whose life will probably be upended by a two-day go to from Marion’s French household. The totally different cultural backgrounds held by her American boyfriend, her eccentric father and his sister Rose make for an explosive combine.

Streaming till April twenty second, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

13 Minutes 

MA15+
Germany, 2015
Style: Drama, Conflict
Language: German
Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Starring: Christian Friedel, Katharina Schüttler, Burghart Klaußner, Johann von Bülow
What’s it about?
The breath-taking story of a person who practically would have modified the world. 1939, when Hitler tricked tens of millions of individuals on the top of his energy, one stated a radical No: Georg Elser, disparaged as an murderer, is without doubt one of the best resistance fighters. Directed by Olivier Hirschbiegel (The ExperimentDownfall).

Streaming till April twenty third, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The King’s Speech

M, AD, CC
UK, 2010
Style: Drama, Historical past
Language: English
Director: Tom Hooper
Starring: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Derek Jacobi, Jennifer Ehle
What’s it about?
After the demise of his father King George V and the scandalous abdication of King Edward VIII, Bertie (Firth), who has suffered from a debilitating speech obstacle all his life, is instantly topped King George VI of England. Along with his nation on the point of battle and in determined want of a frontrunner, his spouse, Elizabeth (Bonham Carter), the long run Queen Mom, arranges for her husband to see an eccentric speech therapist, Lionel Logue (Rush). Winner of Greatest Image on the 2011 Academy Awards.

Streaming till April twenty third, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The White Balloon

G
Iran, 1995
Style: Drama
Language: Persian
Director: Jafar Panahi
Starring: Aida Mohammadkhani, Mohsen Kafili, Fereshteh Sadre Orafaiy, Anna Borkowska
What’s it about?
A global success and the winner of the Digital camera d’Or at Cannes in 1995, Jafar Panahi’s (OffsideThe Circle) movie follows a bit lady looking for the cash her mom gave her to purchase a goldfish. A captivating allegory that celebrates tenacity, ingenuity, and the wide-eyed innocence of youth. Co-written by the good Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami (The Style of Cherry, Licensed Copy).

Streaming till April twenty fourth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Kim Ji-young, Born 1982

M
South Korea, 2019
Style: Drama
Language: Korean
Director: Kim Do-young
Starring: Jung Yu-mi, Gong Yoo, Kim Mi-kyeong, Gong Min-jeung, Park Sung-yeon
What’s it about?
Primarily based on the bestselling 2016 novel by Choo Nam-joo, the movie tells the story of an unusual 30-something Korean girl, Kim Ji-young (Jung Yu-mi), and the gender discrimination she faces at every section of her life. Struggling to juggle work and household, Kim begins to indicate indicators of psychological sickness.

Streaming till April twenty fifth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Selma

M
USA, 2014
Style: Historical past, Drama
Language: English
Director: Ava DuVernay
Starring: David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth, Oprah Winfrey
What’s it about?
A chronicle of Martin Luther King’s (Oyelowo) marketing campaign to safe equal voting rights through an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965, forcing a well-known assertion by President Lyndon B. Johnson (Wilkinson) that in the end led to the signing of the Voting Rights Act. Directed by Ava Duvernay (When They See UsThe thirteenth) and Oscar-nominated for Greatest Image.

Streaming till April twenty sixth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Thunder Street

M, CC
USA, 2018
Style: Drama, Comedy
Language: English
Director: Jim Cummings
Starring: Jim Cummings, Kendal Farr, Nican Robinson, Jocelyn DeBoer, Macon Blair
What’s it about?
A police officer (Cummings, who additionally wrote and directed) faces a private meltdown following a divorce and the demise of his mom. Winner of Grand Jury Prize on the 2018 South by Southwest Movie Competition award for Greatest Narrative Function.

Streaming till April twenty seventh, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Kirikou and the Sorceress

G
France, 1998
Style: Household, Journey, Animation
Language: English
Director: Michel Ocelot, Raymond Burlet
Starring: Doudou Gueye Thiaw
What’s it about?
The tiny Kirikou is born into an African village upon which a sorceress known as Karaba has solid a horrible spell – the spring has dried up, the villagers are being blackmailed, the boys of the village have both been kidnapped or have mysteriously disappeared. Kirikou needs to rid the village of Karaba’s curse, so goes on an adventurous voyage to disclose Karaba’s secrets and techniques.

Streaming till April twenty ninth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

1982

PG
Qatar, Lebanon, Norway, France, 2019
Style: Drama, Historical past
Language: English, Arabic
Director: Oualid Mouaness
Starring: Mohammad Dalli, Nadine Labaki, Rodrigue Sleiman, Ghassan Maalouf, Aliya Khalidi
What’s it about?
In June of 1982, Israel invaded Lebanon which was already reeling from its ongoing civil battle. In his function debut (which gained the NETPAC award for finest Asian movie on the 2019 Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition), director Oualid Mouaness revisits this cataclysmic second in Lebanese historical past by way of a distinct lens: a younger boy’s point-of-view at a non-denominational secular college on the outskirts of Beirut.

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

It Should Be Heaven

M
Palestine, Qatar, 2019
Style: Comedy, Drama
Language: English, Arabic, French
Director: Elia Suleiman
Starring: Elia Suleiman, Ali Suliman, Gael Garcia Bernal, Stephen McHattie, Gregoire Colin
What’s it about?
Author-director Elia Suleiman (Divine Intervention, The Time That Stays), enjoying himself, escapes from Palestine searching for another homeland, solely to search out that Palestine is trailing behind him. The promise of a brand new life turns right into a comedy of errors. Nonetheless far he travels, from Paris to New York, one thing at all times reminds him of house. This comedian saga asks the elemental query – the place is the place we will actually name house?

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Little Woods

M
USA, 2019
Style: Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Director: Nia DaCosta
Starring: Tessa Thompson, Lily James, Luke Kirby, James Badge Dale, Lance Reddick
What’s it about?
For years, Ollie (Thompson) has illicitly helped the struggling residents of her North Dakota oil boomtown entry Canadian well being care and medicine. When the authorities catch on, she plans to desert her campaign, solely to be dragged in even deeper after a determined plea for assist from her sister Deb (James). Written and directed by Nia DaCosta (director of the upcoming Jordan Peele-produced Candyman).

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Siddharth

M
Canada, 2013
Style: Drama
Language: Hindi
Director: Richie Mehta
Starring: Rajesh Tailang, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Anurag Arora, Shobha Sharma Jassi
What’s it about?
A determined father leaves Delhi to look throughout India for his son. He makes his strategy to Mumbai with out a lot as a photograph of his son, hoping he is returned unhurt by whoever took him.

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Greatest Provide

M
Italy, 2013
Style: Drama, Romance
Language: English, Italian
Director: Giuseppe Tornatore
Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Donald Sutherland, Jim Sturgess, Sylvia Hoeks
What’s it about?
Virgil Oldman (Rush) is a misogynist auctioneer and artwork collector who places his good friend Billy (Sutherland) in command of buying artworks undisturbed. In the future he receives a name from Claire (Hoeks), heiress to a sprawling villa filled with work and antiques. She convinces him to judge her late dad and mom’ property. From right here begins a narrative filled with ardour and intrigue. From Giuseppe Tornatore, director of Cinema Paradiso.

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Host

M
South Korea, 2006
Style: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Language: Korean
Director: Bong Joon-ho
Starring: Tune Kang-ho, Byun Hee-Bong, Park Hae-il, Doona Bae
What’s it about?
An American navy base of Yongson releases poisonous chemical compounds within the drain to the Han River beneath the direct order of an conceited coroner. Six years later, a mutant squid monster leaves the water and assaults individuals on the facet of the river. The third function from Bong Joon-ho (additionally starring his common actor Tune Kang-ho), director of 2020’s Greatest Image Oscar-winner Parasite.

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Hunt

MA15+, CC
Denmark, 2012
Style: Drama
Language: Danish
Director: Thomas Vinterberg
Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Annika Wedderkopp
What’s it about?
A trainer (Mikkelsen) lives a lonely life following a tough divorce, all of the whereas struggling over his son’s custody. His life slowly will get higher as he finds love and receives excellent news from his son, however his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an harmless little lie. Directed by Thomas Vinterberg (One other Spherical) and co-written by Vinterberg and Tobias Lindholm (The Investigation), the movie was nominated for Greatest International Language Movie on the 2014 Academy Awards.

Streaming from April third till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Raid

MA15+
Indonesia, 2011
Style: Motion
Language: Indonesian
Director: Gareth Evans
Starring:  Iko Uwais, Ananda George, Ray Sahetapy
What’s it about?
Deep within the coronary heart of Jakarta’s slums lies an impenetrable multi-level protected home for the world’s most harmful killers and gangsters. Till now, the rundown residence block has been thought-about untouchable to even the bravest of police. Cloaked beneath the quilt of pre-dawn darkness, an elite SWAT workforce is tasked with raiding the protected home to be able to take down the infamous drug lord that runs it.

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

The Rocket

M
Australia, Laos, 2013
Style: Drama
Language: Lao
Director: Kim Mordaunt
Starring: Sitthiphon ‘Ki’ Disamoe, Loungnam Kaosainam, Thep Phongam
What’s it about?
A boy who’s believed to carry dangerous luck to everybody round him leads his household and two new pals by way of Laos to discover a new house. After a calamity-filled journey by way of a land scarred by the legacy of battle, to show he isn’t dangerous luck he builds an enormous rocket to enter essentially the most thrilling and harmful competitors of the 12 months: the Rocket Competition. 

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Transit

M
Germany, France, 2018
Style: Drama
Language: German, French
Director: Christian Petzold
Starring: Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese, Lilien Batman
What’s it about?
In an try and flee Nazi-occupied France, Georg (Rogowski) assumes the id of a useless creator however quickly finds himself caught in Marseilles, the place he falls in love with Maria (Beer), a younger girl looking for her lacking husband. From Christian Petzold, writer-director of Phoenix and Barbara.

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

Wajib

M
Palestine, 2017
Style: Drama
Language: Arabic
Director: Annemarie Jacir
Starring: Mohammad Bakri, Saleh Bakri, Maria Zreik, Lama Tatour, Monera Shehadeh
What’s it about?
After years overseas in Italy, Shadi returns to his native Nazareth. However that is no spectacular homecoming. He is again considerably begrudgingly to honour his “wajib” (or obligation) handy out invites to his sister’s wedding ceremony together with his father. The simmering rigidity between the 2 — who are sometimes caught in a automotive, as a rule in visitors — builds, exposing the sometimes-comic chasms that exist between males who reside in several worlds however share an unshakable bond.

Streaming till April thirtieth, 2022 at SBS On Demand:

 

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