MANILA: IN THE CLAWS OF LIGHT

This powerful slice of raw, angry realism by the late Lino Brocka finds a young man from the country arriving in Manila in search of work and his girlfriend – whom he hasn’t heard of since she left for the city, allegedly to receive some schooling.

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THE BOY WHO WANTED TO BE A BEAR

This hugely satisfying treat (rarely seen in the UK) is from Danish animation maestro Jannik Hastrup. It tells the touching story of a boy taken from his family and raised by bears; when reclaimed by his original parents he has trouble adjusting to life in the human world.

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WONDERSTRUCK

Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams star in Todd Haynes’ wonder-filled new drama.

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KILLER KLOWNS FROM OUTER SPACE + INTRO

Boasting one of the most deliciously absurd titles in B-movie history, the Chiodo Brothers’ candy-coloured classic is every bit as weird and wonderful as its outré moniker suggests.

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ANGEL HEART + INTRO

New York private eye Harry Angel is hired to look for missing crooner Johnny Favourite and finds his quest taking him to New Orleans. What starts as an ordinary job soon becomes a macabre nightmare involving a brush with the occult.

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