Indie Film Love was online.
We were excited to bring you a new series of screenings celebrating independent film at our festival venue The Poly Falmouth but COVID19 had other plans so we have put up the online screening links and other items you might find interesting.
A White, White Day “The imposing, powerfully built Sigurdsson commandingly holds center screen throughout.” Best Actor at Cannes Semaine de la Critique Director Hlynur Pálmason story of grief, revenge and unconditional love set in a remote Icelandic town, an off-duty police chief begins to suspect a local man of having had an affair with his late wife, who died in a tragic accident two years earlier. Gradually his obsession for finding out the truth accumulates and inevitably begins to endanger himself and his loved ones.
Available on MUBI: https://mubi.com/films/a-white-white-day
“The Perfect Candidate is fiery and headstrong, and instantly gets you on its side” Xan Brooks The Guardian Haifaa Al Mansour (Wadjda) second feature has been selected to compete for the Golden Lion at the 76th Venice International Film Festival and is the Saudi Arabian entry to the 92nd Academy Awards. Maryam is an ambitious young doctor working in a small-town clinic in Saudi Arabia. Despite her qualifications, she has to earn the respect of male colleagues and acceptance from her patients every day. After Maryam is prevented from travelling to Dubai in search of a better job, a bureaucratic mixup leads her to stumble on the application for her local city elections and she decides to run.