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  • Cherry

    ★★★

  • Leave No Trace

    ★★★

  • Family Dinner

    ★★★★

  • My Love Affair with Marriage

    ★★★★★

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  • Cherry

    Cherry

    ★★★

    "Sophie Galibert’s Cherry portrays a woman’s struggles through an unplanned pregnancy. With the uncertainty of the Roe vs. Wade ruling being overturned in the Supreme Court, movies that discuss abortion are more important than ever. There are many factors that contribute to women’s right to abortion not being supported; whether it is the government, family or friends, this choice of making a life-changing decision can be scary. These kinds of movies are usually reserved for teenagers who want to get…

  • Leave No Trace

    Leave No Trace

    ★★★

    "Irene Taylor’s Leave No Trace focuses on one of the most rampant cover-ups of sexual abuse allegations — that within the Boy Scouts of America. It is an intense documentary about a century-old organisation, which took steps to eliminate — for lack of a better word — and keep a close eye on, “ineligible volunteers”. The documentary explores how the organisation’s lack of acknowledgement and responsibility led to decades of trauma for the victims of paedophiles in the community. It…

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  • Dear Future Children

    Dear Future Children

    ★★★★★

    "Franz Böhm spearheaded this blindingly relevant documentary as its director, but as he later said in a Q&A following this screening, this film is shared. It is no more his than it is that of the hundreds of people who worked on it. Thankfully, this impression is conveyed throughout Dear Future Children, and makes the viewing experience all the richer for it.

    Following protagonists Rayan, Pepper, and Hilda, this documentary gives space to what we’ve seen splashed across newspaper headlines…

  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

    Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

    ★★★★★

    Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie) punches hard. Fists of pent up frustration fly with no regret as she takes on Black Mask (Ewan McGregor) and his Gotham goons. Harley narrates her story; having just split up with The Joker “for good”, she backtracks and introduces characters as and when she feels like it. Between tattooing her thigh, cutting her hair and looking after her pet hyena, Harley’s time is dedicated to reasserting her place in Gotham city.

    Birds of Prey, or…