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Polina, danser sa vie

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Polina 

Directed by Valerie Muller and Angelin Preljocaj

108 minutes

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Polina, a young Russian girl, wants to dance.  When she is accepted into a classical ballet school her parents struggle to cover the fees,and her father turns to illicit dealings to progress his daughters career.  But Polina struggles under the rigor and restrictions of the classical ballet regime. Until she is introduced to the freedom of contemporary dance.

From a husband-and-wife team comes an emotionally compelling, brilliantly acted film about a Russian dancer.-

John Anderson, the Wall Street Journal


A confident, winning, lived-in performance by Anastasia Shevtsova is at the heart of this-

Glenn Kenny, The New York Times


A teasingly austere, deliberately paced movie about a young Russian ballerina's progress from elegant classical drone to free-spirit….

Owen Gleiberman, Variety

 

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    WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP!

•             Your support now, will help both Dunamaise Arts Centre AND the Independent Film industry to survive.

•             You receive access to new films, even earlier than if cinemas were open.

•             You receive access to a selection of specially selected, highly acclaimed or award-winning films.

•             You are part of a unique group of people who share a common goal - supporting and enjoying an art form that brings so much joy to all!

We really appreciate you taking the time to consider this and we hope you can help us out and at the same time enjoy some riveting films that we believe will enthral!

Be Natural, The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache

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Be Natural

The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache

Directed by Pamela B Green

103 minutes

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When Alice Guy-Blaché completed her first film in 1896 Paris, she was not only the first female filmmaker, but one of the first directors ever to make a narrative film.In Be Natural, Pamela B. Green acts as a detective, revealing the real story of Alice Guy-Blaché and highlighting her pioneering contributions to the birth of cinema and her acclaim as a creative force and entrepreneur in the earliest years of movie-making.

“A detective story wrapped up as a biopic...had me in tears by the time it ended. A stirring document of an amazing filmmaker!” Pete Hammond, Deadline Hollywood

“A timely contribution to the conversation about the challenges facing women filmmakers...someone who really should be better known by now.” Leslie Felperin, The Hollywood Reporter

 

***Don't forget that by downloading this film and entering the promo code 'Dunamaise' we will receive a percentage of the rental fee and is an enormous support to us!

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    WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP!

•             Your support now, will help both Dunamaise Arts Centre AND the Independent Film industry to survive.

•             You receive access to new films, even earlier than if cinemas were open.

•             You receive access to a selection of specially selected, highly acclaimed or award-winning films.

•             You are part of a unique group of people who share a common goal - supporting and enjoying an art form that brings so much joy to all!

We really appreciate you taking the time to consider this and we hope you can help us out and at the same time enjoy some riveting films that we believe will enthral!

Mr Jones

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Mr Jones

Directed by Academy Award® Nominee AGNIESZKA HOLLAND

120 minutes

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1933. Gareth Jones (James Norton, Little Women, Happy Valley, McMafia) is an ambitious Welsh journalist who gained fame after his report on being the first foreign journalist to fly with Hitler.

On leaving a government role, Jones decides to travel to Moscow in an attempt to get an interview with Stalin himself. Hearing murmurs of government-induced famine, Jones travels clandestinely to

Ukraine, where he witnesses the atrocities of man-made starvation. Deported being a liar by those who have an interest in silencing him. As the death count mounts, Jones has to fight for the truth.

“Bold and heartfelt...a picture with sinew and strength”

★★★★

THE GUARDIAN

"James Norton is terrific as Gareth Jones"

★★★★

BBC

 

***Don't forget that by downloading this film and entering the promo code 'Dunamaise' we will receive a percentage of the rental fee and is an enormous support to us!

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    WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP!

•             Your support now, will help both Dunamaise Arts Centre AND the Independent Film industry to survive.

•             You receive access to new films, even earlier than if cinemas were open.

•             You receive access to a selection of specially selected, highly acclaimed or award-winning films.

•             You are part of a unique group of people who share a common goal - supporting and enjoying an art form that brings so much joy to all!

We really appreciate you taking the time to consider this and we hope you can help us out and at the same time enjoy some riveting films that we believe will enthral!

Movies at Home-Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

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Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

A film by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

120 minutes, USA

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This artful and intimate meditation on legendary storyteller Toni Morrison examines her life, her works and the powerful themes she has confronted throughout her literary career. Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, history, America and the human condition.

 

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    WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP!

•             Your support now, will help both Dunamaise Arts Centre AND the Independent Film industry to survive.

•             You receive access to new films, even earlier than if cinemas were open.

•             You receive access to a selection of specially selected, highly acclaimed or award-winning films.

•             You are part of a unique group of people who share a common goal - supporting and enjoying an art form that brings so much joy to all!

We really appreciate you taking the time to consider this and we hope you can help us out and at the same time enjoy some riveting films that we believe will enthral!

Movies at Home-Styx

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STYX

A film by Wolfgang Fischer

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"Styx" depicts the transformation of a strong woman torn from her contented world during a sailing trip. When she becomes the only person to come to the aid of a group of refugees shipwrecked on the high seas, she is shown the limits of her importance and of the empathy of her cultural milieu. She is left slipping impotently from one nightmare to the next, and by the end she is forced to recognize that there is no way to counter the cruelties of real life. Only chance can save her.

View the education pack here 

***Don't forget that by downloading this film and entering 'Access Cinema-Dunamaise Arts Centre' into the drop down menu we will receive a percentage of the rental fee and is an enormous support to us!

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*Terms and conditions apply; rentals are valid for a period of 1 week after download.

    WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP!

•             Your support now, will help both Dunamaise Arts Centre AND the Independent Film industry to survive.

•             You receive access to new films, even earlier than if cinemas were open.

•             You receive access to a selection of specially selected, highly acclaimed or award-winning films.

•             You are part of a unique group of people who share a common goal - supporting and enjoying an art form that brings so much joy to all!

We really appreciate you taking the time to consider this and we hope you can help us out and at the same time enjoy some riveting films that we believe will enthral!

Dunamaise Arts Centre

Church Street Portlaoise, Co. Laois, Ireland.

Contact The Dunamaise Arts Centre

Box Office Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Friday: 10am to 5.30pm
Saturday: 10am to 1pm & 2pm to 5pm.
One hour prior to curtain on the evening of a performance.
Box office 00353 57 866 3355.

General Enquiries: info@dunamaise.ie

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