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An elderly Jewish refugee works with a lawyer to sue the Austrian government to get back the artwork she believes was stolen by the Nazis from her family during World War II.
A socially awkward teenage math prodigy finds new confidence as well as friendships when he lands a spot on the British squad at the International Mathematics Olympiad.
This is the life story of President Nelson Mandela, the revolutionary leader who was the first black South African to hold the office of president and whose government ended apartheid in his country. Based on his autobiography, the film focuses on his early life, coming of age, education and the 27
In 2003, the Kenyan government introduced free primary school for all. It was a surprise to all when 84-year-old village elder, Kimani Nganga Maruge, saw this as an opportunity of a lifetime to receive the education he had always wanted, but could never afford. With the help of Jane Obinchu, the pri
Boston cop Thomas Craven assumes that the bullet that killed his daughter was meant for him. But the investigation leads him, instead, into a shadowy realm where money and politics intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he is now.
A young woman finds herself inexplicably attracted to a mysterious stranger who has been stalking her. But when her boyfriend disappears and her enigmatic stranger becomes the prime suspect, she gets caught in a dangerous game of deadly deception.
Three social outcasts attempt to navigate a time-travel conundrum in the middle of a British pub.
A parody of the inner workings of U.S. and British government agencies and their international relations.
London 1818: a secret love affair begins between 23 year old English poet, John Keats and the girl next door, Fanny Brawne, an outspoken student of fashion. This unlikely pair started at odds, he thinking her a stylish minx, she unimpressed by literature in general. It was the illness of Keats young
A world-renowned scientist, and a dedicated family man struggling to accept his daughter's death, Charles Darwin is torn between his love for his deeply religious wife and his own growing belief in a world where God has no place. He finds himself caught in a battle between faith and reason, love and
A confessional tale of fatherhood that follows a witty, wisecracking, action-oriented sportswriter who, in the wake of his wife's tragic death, suddenly finds himself in a stultifying state of single parenthood. With turbulent emotions swirling just below the surface, Joe Warr throws himself into th
Two rival English schools vie to outdo each other in the annual Christmas play.
Mia is a volatile 15-year-old, who is always in trouble, excluded at school and ostracized by her friends. One hot summer's day, her mother brings home a mysterious stranger named Connor who Mia believes may finally bring some happiness into their lives.
A meekrat family struggles to survive.
Long before the concept existed, the Duchess of Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer, was the original "It Girl." Like her direct descendent Princess Diana, she was ravishing, glamorous and adored by an entire country. Determined to be a player in the wider affairs of the world, she proved that she could
The complex relationship between Welsh poet Dylan Thomas, his wife Caitlin, childhood friend Vera Phillips and her eventual husband William Killick.
Charles Ryder becomes entranced with the noble Marchmain family, first through the charming and provocative Sebastian Flyte, and then his sophisticated sister, Julia. The rise and fall of Charles' infatuations reflect the decline of a decadent era in England between the wars.
Set during the 1950s, a passionate young couple living in suburban Connecticut decides to risk everything to pursue their dreams. They're willing to break away from the ordinary - but can they do it without breaking apart?
Two sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, are driven by their ambitious Father and Uncle to advance the family's power and status by courting the affections of the King of England. Leaving behind the simplicity of country life, the girls are thrust into the dangerous and thrilling world of court life--and
Larry is a man on a mission-- to make something of himself at last. He is staging a magnificent concert that will transform him from a nobody into a substantial somebody in his adopted Mediterranean community or so he hopes. It's just that Larry, as usual, is hitting a few problems. Despite having a
When famous escape artist Harry Houdini arrives in Edinburgh and offers a $10,000 reward to anyone who can contact his mother from beyond the grave, a beautiful but deceptive psychic and her young 'sidekick' daughter take the challenge. As Houdini spends time with this mysterious woman, he is beguil
The death of a Russian prostitute during childbirth in London triggers a nurse to investigate her past as she unwittingly stumbles into a Russian police operation that seeks to expose a major Eastern mafia prostitution ring.
Centers on a love story set against the backdrop of London's urban music scene. South London DJ Danny and his crew battle onstage against their North London rivals. Danny unwittingly falls in love with a singer from the rival crew but soon realizes the danger of their taboo relationship.
By way of a deceased reporter, an American journalism student, Sondra, visiting London investigates a series of murders and falls in love with a dashing Englishman.
A fictionalized thriller inspired by Eric Schlosser's bestselling nonfiction expose of junk food companies. The story of fast food is the story of postwar America. Though created by a handful of mavericks, the fast food industry has triggered the homogenization of our society. Fast food has hastened
Jackie works as a CCTV operator for Glasgow council. Daily she watches over a small part of the world, takes seriously her duties to protect the people moving about in her monitors. Jackie steers clear of involvements with anyone, has life sorted in a way that suits her. Her life has an order, a cal
Centers on an unruly class of bright, funny teenage boys in pursuit of sex, sport and a college degree. Bounced between their maverick English teacher, a young and shrewd professor hired to up their test scores, a grossly out-numbered history teacher, and a headmaster obsessed with results, the boys
Tight-lipped Englishman Alex Hughes is traveling through Ontario on his way to meet the mother of his son with whom he has had a distant relationship. He begrudgingly decides to pick up Vivienne, a young and feisty hitchhiker. When the car is suddenly hit by a truck, Vivienne dies instantly, and Ale
Mockumentary charts the journey of three couples as they battle it out to win the title of Most Original Wedding of the Year.
A group of fishermen, struggling to make money, take up the more profitable trade of people smuggling.
The tale of a young girl, Kellyanne, whose unshakable faith in her two imaginary friends resonates through her small hometown in the Australian Outback.
A proper English gentleman, Tristram Shandy strides home from his ancestral home, Shandy Hall, to introduce himself. Tristram launches into his life story at the beginning: with his birth. He is soon distracted by the sight of his Uncle Toby and his friend Corporal Trim at work on their scale model
A drama set in an industrial city in northern England where tensions have come to crisis point between the local population and immigrants who have come here to find work. Influenced by his bigoted mother and his narrow-minded sister, Adam belongs to those whose ethnic prejudices and social situat
In a singular moment of sudden awakening on the altar, everything changes for Rachel when she is suddenly forced to reconsider the meaning of happily ever after on entirely new terms moments before her honeymoon has even started. When Rachel shows up at the church on what promises to be a fairy-tale
Starting anew after the death of their mother, 9-year-old Anthony is ever practical, while his 7-year-old brother Damian uses imagination, fantasy, and faith to make sense of his confusing world. When a suitcase full of money falls out of the sky at Damian's feet, it sets the boys on the adventure o
London, 1937. Mrs. Laura Henderson, a woman of wealth and connections, has just buried her beloved husband. And now she's bored. At 69, she is far too energetic and vital to fade into gentle widowhood. What she needs, says her friend Lady Conway, is a hobby. Collecting diamonds, perhaps? Or doing ch
In 2000, South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TARC) travels across the country, conducting hearings and granting amnesty to those who admit responsibility for apartheid atrocities. Human rights lawyer Sarah Barcant returns from New York to her childhood village to work on the case of
Based on the biography "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers," the movie examines the life and times of the great English actor, Peter Sellers, best known for his role as Inspector Clouseau in the Pink Panther movies but had his darker personal life as he battled depression, lonliness and troubled re
Ricky is just out of a young offenders institute, heading home to Hackney and determined to go straight. Instead, he heads straight for trouble when he becomes involved in a street confrontation, siding with his best friend Wisdom against a local rude boy. The trouble escalates into a series of tit-
A love story set in an eerily possible near-future, where cities are heavily controlled and only accessible through checkpoints. People cannot travel unless they have "papelles," a special travel insurance. Outside of the cities, the desert has taken over and shanty towns are jammed with non-citizen
Helen lives in London with her father and her kids. John, her husband, works in Eastern Europe. Taking the kids to school one morning, Helen is killed in a car accident. Many miles away, in war-torn Eastern Europe, John is unaware that his wife has died. As he tries to reach home, Helen must stand b
May is an ordinary grandmother from the North of England. When her husband dies on a family visit to London, she recedes into the background of her busy, metropolitan children's lives. Stuck in an unfamiliar city, far from home, May fears that she has become another invisible old lady whose life is
Set in modern day France, the story of Pierre Brossard who, as a young man, was a Nazi executioner under the Vichy regime. Brossard has never been brought to trial and has lived a peaceful and anonymous life, sheltered by right-wing elements within the Catholic Church. A new investigation into his c
A washed up singer wrestles wth personal demons as he prepares for his final benefit concert.
The story of celebrated American poet Sylvia Plath and her turbulent marriage to a future poet laureate of England, Ted Hughes. Ted and Sylvia were a sensuous, volatile and brilliant couple who emerged as two of the most influential writers of the 20th century. Sylvia committed suicide in 1963, at t
Jamal and Enayat are cousins. Jamal, the younger of the two, is an orphan; he lives in a refugee camp and spends his days working at a brickworks. Enayat sells electrical goods at his father's market stall. Enayat's family is sending him to England to have a shot at a better quality of life. Thanks
In 1934, seventeen-year-old Cassandra Mortmain struggles to survive in a decaying English castle. Her father is desperate to repeat the spectacular success of his first novel, but hasn't written a word for 12 years; her exquisite sister Rose can only rail against their fate; and their bohemian step-
In 1934, two attractive sisters fall in love with the same man: the debonair Rickie, who has a career in the city and knows what is expected of one who has been well-groomed in the proper English fashion. Rickie marries the serenely confident and level-headed Madeleine--leaving the high-strung, bohe
Okwe, a kind-hearted Nigerian doctor, and Senay, a Turkish chambermaid, work at the same West London hotel. The hotel is run by Senor "Sneaky" and is the sort of place where "dirty business" like drug dealing and prostitution takes place. However, when Okwe finds a human heart in one of the toilets,
Carl is a gay runaway from Manchester who stumbles into the hot and steamy nights of London's Asian Underground. He is puzzled by the strange relationship between Sadie and Jean, a couple he meets in a hip club, and falls in love with a hustler from Piccadilly Square. One night, while painting the t
Remake of the story of Winston Churchill and the time leading up to WWII.
An intimate look at the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled moment in their lives. In the years before World War II, Churchill found himself on the fringe of British politics and a lone voice in the wilderness as he warned the world of a Nazi threat. Together
John Bayley's memoirs about his wife, journalist Iris Murdoch.
On January 20, 1942, the administrative apparatus of the Third Reich, mobilized by Reinhard Heydrich, gathered at Wannsee, outside Berlin, to set in motion the detailed plans of Adolf Hitler's "Final Solution," the extermination of the entire Jewish population of Europe. At the top-secret Nazi meeti
Stray Man is a raging street poet who periodically disrupts karaoke sessions at the local pub to deliver his frenetic, free verse rants. Inevitably trailed by a pack of braying dogs, Stray Man rescues a young girl from the advances of a truck driver and soon she's providing musical accompaniment to
A thriller, set in a remote Scotland port town, centering around Morvern Callar, an impoverished supermarket clerk. When her writer boyfriend commits suicide, Morvern, covers it up. Immediately following his death, Morvern--who's always struggled to make ends meet--steals his unpublished novel, sell
In the post-war, pre-Beatles London suburbs, a bright schoolgirl is torn between studying for a place at Oxford and the more exciting alternative offered to her by a charismatic older man.
The lives of two young men are transformed forever by a morally corrupt college professor.
The life of a miner's son in Northern England is forever changed one day when he stumbles upon a ballet class on his way to boxing lessons. Joining the class, but keeping it a secret from his widowed father and overbearing brother, 11-year-old Billy finds himself in love with dance, demonstrating th
Story of a family struggling to make it through the Depression in Liverpool, Ireland. Seen through the eyes of a young boy, Liam.
Jonny is a postman, living a nothing life in a nothing place, dreaming of excitement. Edging his way into a gang of North London criminals through his best friend Jude, the nephew of crimelord Ray Kreed, he is frustrated to find Ray and the "family" are more interested in wedding preparations and ka
Lonely teacher and movie buff Brendan experiences life in a new way when he runs into Trudy, a woman with a taste for spontaneous, often illegal, and sometimes life-threatening fun.
About the early collaboration between Romantic poets William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
True story of a crack British SAS troop led by Sergeant Andy McNab, that embarked on a top secret mission in January 1991, to infiltrate Iraqi territory and sever strategic communications lines and destroy mobile SCUD launchers. Their mission goes awry when they are discovered by a shepherd who aler
Russian emigre Tanya and her 10-year-old son Artiom arrive in England, where she plans to marry, but find themselves detained at the airport's passport control. Fearing deportation, Tanya requests political asylum and is transferred to an immigration center on the coast of south England while her ap
A couple on the verge of divorce find new life in their marriage when the husband emerges from a coma thinking he's 18-years-old.
A married couple has everything in their lives except the one thing they both want the most: a baby.
Six people search for love at a London salsa club.
Lucy Owens is entertaining memories of her ex-boyfriend in a restaurant where she works when Adam strolls in to have a quiet dinner. Immediately smitten, Lucy can't help but ask the shy and unassuming gentleman on a date. Next thing you know, he's rolling up the family driveway in a baby blue Jaguar
A man trades his wife and son for the claim to a gold mine, only to be haunted by them years later when he is wealthy.
Reporter Bob Wilton is in search of his next big story when he encounters Lyn Cassady, a shadowy figure who claims to be part of an experimental U.S. military unit, New Earth Army, that harnesses psychic power to defeat its enemies.
Eileen and Bill are marooned in a loveless marriage, both hurt by the estrangement of their youngest child, Darren. They are closer -- if only in proximity -- to their three daughters: eldest sister Debbie is a hard-partying hairdresser, separated from her ne'er-do-well husband Dan and raising their
The story of Fanny Price, a poor relation growing up among the privileged Bertram clan and the sexual awakening of the young adults in the family set against the dark realities of the source of the family's fortune, the slave trade: At ten, Fanny is shipped from her rat-infested, hard-luck Portsmout
After his mother kicks him out of the house, gun fanatic Frank moves into a Leichester B&B run by simple-minded Kenny and his scabrous father. Frank's invented past as an SAS member convinces Kenny to enlist his services to seek revenge against a London gang for the brutal assault which left Kenny's
Two English boys have their friendship jeopardized by a unique stranger.
A contractor hires a group of rowdy people to paint the huge electrical pylons that run along the english countryside.
A Moscow teenager falls obsessively in love with a British journalist, betraying himself and his principles in the process.
Drama about two best friends in war-torn Sarajevo, whose relationship is ravaged by the horrors of war. Based on the true story of Vlado Sarzinsky and Slavko Simic, teammates on a professional Yugoslavian shooting team, one Serbian and one Muslim, whose relationship takes a tragic turn when one ace
A haunting love story among three young friends who meet in a children's home. Sixteen years later, the three meet up again, and return to the home. Ruby is pregnant with Billy's child, but seems to want to rekindle her affair with Sammy. All three are burdened by a secret from the past.
An ordinary housewife in 1970s Belfast takes on both the IRA and the British Army in order to put an end to the city's violence. Bernadette decides enough is enough when a friend is killed in front of her young son's eyes. She speaks out in public, but the Protestant press turn her words into an ant
A married Belfast journalist has a one-night stand with a student. When the young woman turns up dead, the journalist becomes the chief suspect.
Alice Walsh has been trying to locate her father for years, and her letters to him are returned via the Dead Letter Office. Her search leads her to work at the office and to write more letters to him. Frank, who delivers the mail, knows of Alice's letters. Frank, having tragically lost his children,
The story follows the friendship that develops between Jane, a young wheelchair-bound woman suffering from Motor Neurone Disease and Richard, a struggling artist who is hired to take care of her. As Jane longs to regain control over her failing body and life, Richard struggles to rebuild from the fa
A struggling record executive decides to kill, and thus make immortal, his last remaining star in a bid to keep his company above water and pay off his debts.
Thriller based on the previously untold true story of how a near-nuclear catastrophe was averted in the wake of a collision between American and Soviet nuclear submarines off the coast of the United States on October 3, 1986.
Bernadette is leaving Edinburgh fast, headed for London with her kids to stay with her brother-in-law Frank James. She is searching for her husband Spendlove who abandoned them; when she finds him, Frank offers him cash to take the brood back to Scotland. Spendlove's mind is quickly made up for him
The rise and fall of a boxing club in the early 1990s, whose owner struggles to give meaning to the lives of local youths.
Loosely based on the work of Irish writer Ronan Bennett, the story follows five criminals, who, after a failed heist, set out to uncover their betrayer. Ray, a onetime political activist, now a hard-nosed gangster, is closest to Dave, an East End grifter, with whom he sets up the $3 million robbery
A conglomeration of characters--including a crippled artist who tries to draw the perfect circle, the jilted lover who has sliced off his ear, and the future trainer of guide-dogs-for-the-blind who has a penchant for short women--indulge in various love affairs in contemporary Glasgow.
A young man and woman meet, fall in love, and spend some time together, but his desire to keep things simple causes problems.
Nick is a Scotsman making a life for himself in Bristol, England. For Nick, that life is a pretty good one: he's got his job as a plasterer, his hobby of football, and his nights out with his mates. And his life gets better when, one night out, he meets Karen. They fall in love, and move in together
Set in Dresden in the year 2000, a story which follows a German policeman investigating what appears to be a racial killing of a Danish nurse.
The story of a love affair between a black GI and a married English housewife.
Rachel Clifford, currently going through a divorce, takes a job as a dentist in a prison. Philip Chaney, reaching the end of a ten year sentence, the last six years of which he has not had a single visitor, longs for human contact. Rachel's world is turned upside down when, against her better judgme
Set in medieval France. A young Parisian lawyer moves to the provinces and finds himself caught up in sexual, political and religious intrigue as he is cajoled into defending a very unusual client on murder charges.
In order to survive on the mean streets of contemporary London, Gypo and Kaz trick men into paying for sex with Kaz and then escaping before the victims realize what's happening. The money goes to vodka or drugs or paying off Nosty, a violent parasite who frequently gets himself institutionalized by
A story of the courage and spirit of the children of South Africa's townships in their resistance to apartheid.
A television movie dramatizing the events surrounding the massive 1989 oil spill from the Exxon Valdez in Prince William Sound, Alaska.
Documentary account focuses on the controversial role of the arts and politics in the new South Africa with special regard to the revolutionary playwright Mbongeni Ngema.
Evangelists who run a satellite television network prepare viewers to accept a new world order.
Film Production - Main (feature film)
A one-time tennis pro, Chris Wilton was used to falling just short in his life. But when he befriends Tom Hewett and marries his sister, Chloe, the doors are opened to the kind of money and success that Chris had once only dreamed of having. Chris should have settled for happiness, but he is torn by his attraction to Tom's impossibly beautiful and alluring fiancée, Nola. The attraction turns to an obsession that forces Chris to make a critical choice. Now everything in his life hinges on whether or not Chris falls short again--and if his luck runs out.
Sequel to "The Gathering Storm" which focuses on Winston Churchill up until the end of WWII.
Based on the stage play by David Hare, which explores addiction, love and loss. It focuses around a young and idealistic alcoholic, who has an affair with his wealthy boss' wife.
Based on the play of the same name, story revolves a father who is confronted by the twin sons he had cloned decades before.
Based on the stage play by David Hare, which explores addiction, love and loss. It focuses around a young and idealistic alcoholic, who has an affair with his wealthy boss' wife.
Chronicles a hypothetical "dirty bomb" radiological attack on London focusing on the experiences of a fireman, two anti-terrorist squad police officers and the international terrorists they are tracking both before and after the attack.
Performance-documentary celebrating the music of Aaron Copland on the 100th anniversary of his birth. The program traces the development of Copland's work for the concert hall, theater and film, as well as his ballets for Agnes de Mille and Martha Graham.
Documentary that celebrates the 200th anniversary of the White House with a look at the stories, both public and private, that have unfolded within its walls. Using personal letters, memoirs and diary entries of presidents, first ladies, servants and other eyewitnesses, the program re-enacts the mom
Documentary in which the producers were given unprecedented access to Chinese businesses, social organizations, leaders and average citizens to examine the social impact of China's halting experiment with a market economy.
The story of a 19th century farmer's daughter, Emma, who is bored with her marriage to a provincial doctor, Charles Bovary, whom she does not love. She finds passion with Rodolphe, a philandering aristocrat who abandons her, and with Leon, a romantic young clerk. Meanwhile, Emma has been spending th
Arthur Conan Doyle's immortal Sherlock Holmes was inspired by the genius of his professor and mentor at the University of Edinburgh Medical School, Dr. Joseph Bell. In this drama, based on Dr. Bell's previously unknown undercover work, the young Doyle joins Bell in his adventures. The mystery unfold
When Roy and Reggie's respective wives both die at around the same time, a social worker suggests that the two men live together in Reggie's spacious house. While Reggie is ex-RAF, Roy was a milkman, and Reggie tends to treat the other man like his servant. But a real bond is forged between them, a
A celebration of the songs of Rodgers & Hart. Features interviews, classic clips and new renditions of their songs.
Two sisters, Marian and Laura Fairlie, are virtually imprisoned on Sir Percival Glyde's estate after his marriage to Laura. He wants all her wealth, but for some reason he also wants to detain and silence the strange, elusive woman in white who haunts the area and holds the key to a dark and siniste
Adaptation of George Eliot's novel, published in 1860, portraying the efforts of Maggie Tulliver to adapt to her provincial world. Her brother Tom, who forbids her to associate with the one person who appreciates her intelligence and imagination, renounces her when she's caught in a compromising pos
A tribute to chef and author Julia Child on the occasion of her 80th birthday.
A performance of a South African drama that probes the roots of injustice under apartheid. "Asinamali," which in Zulu means "we have no money," concerns five prison inmates who recount the crimes for which they were arrested. Their stories, darkly hilarious, expand into a nightmare version of life
A drama describing the story of the extraordinary love affair between the British writer C.S. Lewis and Joy Gresham, an American woman who corresponded with him and brought love into his life.
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