My Life As A Courgette
Director Claude Barras
Starring Gaspard Schlatter, Sixtine Murat, Paulin Jaccoud
This quirky stop-motion animation is set in a rural care home for orphans where 9 year-old Courgette is sent following the death of his alcoholic mother. A beguiling and tender movie about abused youngsters finding strength through solidarity.
“A charming and thought-provoking gem” – Empire
The Eagle Huntress
Director Otto Bell
Starring Aisholpan Nurgaiv, Daisy Ridley, Rys Nurgaiv
Subtitled – English Narration
Featuring awe-inspiring cinematography, this film tells the story of a 13-year-old girl as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rise to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries.
“One of the most beautifully shot movies I have ever seen”