MAIDEN

Premiering at Toronto International Film Festival 2018.

This documentary follows Tracy Edwards, the valiant leader and skipper of the boat “Maiden”, and her quest to put together a crew as fearless as her, and become the first ever female team to partake in the Whitbread Round the World Race. Through hard-work, determination and humility, the crew of Maiden make the impossible possible, by not only partaking in the competition but also winning a couple of the races, in a time where sailing was a male-dominated sport.

Director: Alex Holmes
Producers: Victoria Gregory, Alex Holmes
Production Company: New Black Films

VS.

Ed Lilly's rap-battle drama.

VS. stars Connor Swindells as Adam, a troubled foster kid, who suddenly finds himself in the midst of the Southend rap scene. Guided by Makayla, played by Fola Evans-Akingbola, Adam finds his calling and lets out his anger through competing amongst the rappers in this edgy coming of age story.

Directors: Ed  Lilly
Producer: Bennett McGhee
Production Company: BBC Films
Distribution: Lorton Entertainment

TWO FOR JOY

Featuring Billie Piper, Samantha Morton and Daniel Mays.

Two for Joy follows a mother, played by Samantha Morton, battling debilitating mental health problems, as her two children attempt to cope with her mental illness. The family visit a caravan park in an attempt to bring happiness to Morton. On the holiday they encounter another family, including actresses Billie Piper and Bella Ramsay, where the family are pushed to their limit as tragedy strikes.

Director: Tom Beard
Producers: Emma Comley, Sadie Frost
Production Company: Blonde to Black Pictures

FINAL SCORE

Starring Pierce Brosnan and Dave Bautista.

Ex-soldier Michael Knox (Dave Bautista) attends a sporting event that is quickly seized by a dangerous, heavily armed group of criminals. Can Knox save the crowd of 35,000, and his beloved niece before time is up?

Director: Scott Mann
Producers: Dave Bautista, Wayne Marc Godfrey, Marc Goldberg, James Harris
Production Company: The Fyzz
Distribution: Saban Films, Signature Entertainment

MERCURY 13

Now on Netlfix.

This documentary follows the story of the brave women who underwent the same training, as the famous “Mercury 7”, in a privately funded program outside of NASA. During a time full of prejudice, watch as these women try to defy the odds and prove that women can do anything men can.

Directors: David Sington & Heather Walsh
Producers: Trevor Birney, Brendan Byrne, Geraldine Creed
Production Company: Fine Point Films
Distribution: Netflix

POSTCARDS FROM LONDON

Featuring Harris Dickinson, Jonah Hauer-King and Ben Cura.

After recently moving from the suburbs to the highly stylised and imaginary realisation of London’s Soho, Jim Dickinson manages to find himself with a group of unusual male escorts. With a new job Jim must battle his own condition, Stendhal Syndrome, and pursue his new career.

Director: Steve McLean
Producers: Soledad Gatti-Pascual
Production Company: BFI Film Fund, The Bureau
Distribution: Peccadillo Pictures

MCQUEEN

Premiered at Tribeca 2018.

‘Lee’ Alexander McQueen’s rags-to-riches story is a modern-day fairytale laced with the gothic. Starting as a working-class boy from London, he harnessed his demons and became a global fashion brand. This film is a revelation of McQueen’s tortured and inspired world.

Directors: Ian Bonhôte, Peter Ettedgui
Producers: Ian Bonhôte, Andee Ryder
Production Company: Salon Pictures
Distribution: Lionsgate, Bleecker Street

I AM NOT A WITCH

2018 BAFTA Winner for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer.

In a far-off Zambian village, a local eight-year-old girl (Margaret Mulubwa) is faced with an existential decision after being accused of being a witch: to either accept her supernatural reputation and stay in the local village, or to be transformed into a goat that may be killed and eaten.

Director: Rungano Nyoni
Producers: Emily Morgan, Juliette Grandmont
Production Company: Quiddity Films
Distribution: Soda Pictures

TAWAI: A VOICE FROM THE FOREST

with Bruce Parry, Ingrid Lewis, Jerome Lewis & Iain McGilchrist.

Bruce Parry embarks on a spiritual journey as he travels the world and explores the lives of indigenous people and the differing outlooks he encounters along the way.

Director: Bruce Parry
Producers: Bruce Parry, Adam Bohling, Uri Fruchtmann, David Reid, Giancarlo Canavesio
Production Company: Quest Unlimited

47 METERS DOWN

starring Claire Holt and Mandy Moore

Two sisters on a Mexican vacation are trapped in a shark observation cage at the bottom of the ocean. With their oxygen running low and great whites circling nearby, they have less than an hour of air left to figure out how to get to the surface.

Director: Johannes Roberts
Producers: James Harris, Mark Lane
Production Company: The Fyzz Facility Films, Tea Shop & Film Company
Distribution: Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures