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Eugene Jarecki's illuminating documentary about Elvis Presley. Jarecki bought a Rolls Royce that once belonged to Elvis and took it on a road trip across America asking people from the famous to the obscure, what Elvis meant to them.
Broadcast live from London’s West End, see Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas.
Chichester Festival Theatre’s production received five-star reviews for its sell-out run, and transfers to the West End for a limited season. Jonathan Munby directs this contemporary retelling of Shakespeare’s tender, violent, moving and shocking play.
Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery, as family and state are plunged into a violent power struggle with bitter ends.
Foreign language film with sub-titles.
Paweł Pawlikowski won the Best Director Award at this year's Cannes Film Festival for this story, of an impossible love between a composer and his protegee, a singer, set in the 1950s against the background of the Cold War, in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris.
Like Pawlikowski's Oscar-winning film, Ida, this is filmed in black and white.
Richard Eyre directs Ian McEwan's adaptation of his own novel, starring Emma Thompson & Stanley Tucci.
As her marriage to Jack flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam, to have the blood transfusion that will save his life?