All posts by sdmonerri

The Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

The misadventures of dorky foster kid Ricky Baker and grumpy farmer ‘Uncle Hec’ (Sam Neill) in the New Zealand bush will have you rolling on the floor. Kiwi comedy gold, from the directors of What We Do in the ShadowsFlight of the Conchords fans will love this!

 

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The Bang Bang Club (2010)


The biographical story of four photojournalists who documented at close range the brutal attacks made between opposing political parties during the final days of Apartheid in South Africa. Venturing into volatile townships, the club members risk death to capture that one prize-winning shot, which in the case of Kevin Carter (Taylor Kitsch), came with an unexpected price…

Unrest (2017)

This poignant, feature-length documentary shines a light on the hidden epidemic that is Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Filmed partly on her cell phone and almost entirely from her sickbed, director Jen Brea breaks the mould and proves that anyone can be a filmmaker! In a truly human story, she documents the lives of forgotten patients, who after decades of maltreatment due to stigma and medical ignorance are rising up in a global movement for change.