Final Portrait (15)

Final Portrait (15)

Coinciding with the vast retrospective at London’s Tate Modern, this timely portrait of Alberto Giacometti is dominated by a superb central performance from Geoffrey Rush as the brilliant artist.

Set over a couple of weeks in 1964, Stanley Tucci’s first film in a decade as director focuses on the period when the artist chose to create a portrait of his friend, the art critic James Lord (Armie Hammer).

A Ghost Story (12A)

A Ghost Story (12A)

Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara reunite with their Ain’t Them Bodies Saints director David Lowery for this haunting, low-key tale.

Less a horror film than an exploration of our emotional metaphysical state in the afterlife, Lowery’s film opens with a tragic accident before collapsing time to detail the strength of one couple’s bond, before showing how life, no matter how difficult, must go on for the living.

Detroit (15)

Detroit (15)

 

The true story of one of the most terrifying moments during the civil unrest that rocked Detroit in the summer of '67. Amidst the chaos of the Detroit Rebellion, with the city under curfew and as the Michigan National Guard patrolled the streets, three young African American men were murdered at the Algiers Motel. 50 years after the events of July 25th, 1967, the question remains: what happened at the motel?