We relaunch our Family Film Club strand with a screening of Mulan, the story of a young girl who fears her ailing father will be drafted into the Chinese military, and so impersonates a man and takes his spot.
Dir. Tony Bancroft & Barry Cook • 1999 • Cert U
An evening celebrating the work of animator, director and all round innovator Joy Batchelor.
Dir. Joy Batchelor • Cert 12A • 225 mins
Waru (meaning eight in Māori) tells the story of a small New Zealand town coming to terms with the death of a child, as seen through eight separately directed vignettes.
Dir. Briar Grace-Smith, Casey Kaa, Ainsley Gardiner, Katie Wolfe, Chelsea Cohen, Renae Maihi, Paula Jones, Awanui Simich-Pene • 2017 • Cert 15
A moving and chilling documentary, On Her Shoulders follows 2018 Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad as she campaigns to free the Northern Iraq Yazidi people.
Dir. Alexandria Bombach • 2019 • Cert 12A