taking fresh and distinctive independent films to wide audiences through festivals, specialist distribution and screen translation

Film Releases

We are committed to supporting and promoting some of the best in contemporary independent cinema from around the world, with a particular focus on Asian cinema and emerging directors. Our aim is to create a stronger platform for emerging voices and particularly underrepresented talent.

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In cinemas now:

By the Time it Gets Dark

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a film by Anocha Suwichakornpong
Thailand 2016 I 106 mins
theatrical release: 16 Jun 2017
DVD/Bluray: coming soon


Coming soon:

The Road to Mandalay

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a film by Midi Z
Myanmar/Thailand/Taiwan/France/German 2016 I 108 mins
theatrical release: 29 Sep 2017


More screenings upcoming:


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a film by Chaitanya Tamhane
India 2014 I 116 mins
theatrical release: 25 Mar 2016
DVD/Bluray: coming soon





a film by Pema Tseden
China 2015 I 123 mins
theatrical release: 30 Sep 2016
DVD: coming soon


The Island Funeral

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a film by Pimpaka Towira
Thailand 2015 I 104 mins


Concrete Clouds (Pavang Rak)


a film by Lee Chatametikool
Thailand 2013 I 100 mins
theatrical release: 26 Jun 2015
DVD: coming soon


Au Revoir l’été (Hotori no Sakuko)


a film by Koji Fukada
Japan 2013 I 127 mins
theatrical release: 24 Apr 2015
DVD: available now


I Am Yours


a film by Iram Haq
Norway 2013 I 100 mins
theatrical release: 30 Jan 2015

Bringing Tibet Home


a film by Tenzin Tsetan Choklay
India/Nepal/S. Korea/US 2013 I 83 mins
theatrical release: 12 Dec 2014
DVD: available now


Mary is Happy, Mary is Happy


a film by Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit
Thailand 2013 I 127 mins
theatrical release: 21 Nov 2014
DVD: available now

Letters from the South


a collection of short films by Aditya Assarat, Midi Z, Royston Tan, Sun Koh, Tan Chui Mui, Tsai-ming Liang

Thailand/Myanmar/Malaysia/Singapore/Taiwan I 2014



a film by Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit
Thailand 2012 I 68 mins
theatrical release: 6 Jun 2014
Double DVD set: available now

Chigasaki Story


a film by Takuya Misawa
Japan 2014 I 99 mins


You & Me Forever


a film by Kaspar Munk
Denmark 2012 I 82 mins
theatrical release: 25 Apr 2014



a film by Dominga Sotomayor
Chile 2014 I 60 mins
DVD: coming soon

Thursday till Sunday


a film by Dominga Sotomayor
Chile 2012 I 96 mins
theatrical release: 5 Apr 2013
DVD: coming soon




a film by Aditya Assarat
Thailand 2010 I 102 mins
theatrical release: 1 Mar 2013
DVD: available now