Australia 2021, comedy, 100 min.
Written and directed by: Josh Lawson
Cinematography: Matt Toll
Cast: Rafe Spall, Zahra Newman, Ronny Chieng, Dena Kaplan, Josh Lawson, Noni Hazlehurst
Serial procrastinator Teddy wakes up the morning after his wedding to discover that every next morning he’s jumping forward to the next year of his life. Watching his future flash before his eyes, Teddy must make every second count if he is to win back the woman he loves in this feel good comedy about second chances. Romantic comedy about second chances by the same the director as The Little Death.
GUNS AKIMBO (Cross Club, 28. 6. 2021 / 28th June 2021)
Great Britain, New Zealand, Germany, USA 2019, action, comedy, thriller, 95 minutes
Written and directed by: Jason Lei Howden
Cinematography: Stefan Ciupek
Cast: Daniel Radcliffe, Samara Weaving, Ned Dennehy
Miles (Daniel Radcliffe) is a nobody, abandoned by his girlfriend and hidden away at home, programming computer games. He spends his days pining for his ex and insulting people on the Internet. One day, he stumbles upon a criminal cyber gang called Skizm, which hosts online life-and-death struggles between outcasts and criminals. Soon after, a strange visitor comes to his apartment, knocks him out and kidnaps him. When he wakes up at home, he finds that he has received an unexpected gift. For Miles, this is where the real game of life begins, especially when his ex-girlfriend unwittingly becomes involved.
BABY DONE (Kasárna Karlín, 21.00, 1. 7. 2021 / 1st July 2021 at 9 pm)
New Zealand 2020, comedy, 91 minutes
Directed by: Curtis Vowell
Written by: Sophie Henderson
Cinematography: Ian McCarroll
Cast: Rose Matafeo, Matthew Lewis, Emily Barclay
Wannabe-adventurer Zoe freaks out when she falls pregnant to her long-term boyfriend Tim. As Tim embraces the prospect of fatherhood, Zoe attempts to rush through her dreams. Married couple Henderson and Vowell made the semi-autobiographical film out of their own fear of having a baby, growing old and settling down.
LION (Cross Club, 5. 8. 2021 / 5th August 2021)
Australia, USA, Great Britain 2016, drama, 118 min.
Directed by: Garth Davis
Written by: Luke Davies
Cinematography: Greig Fraser
Cast: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, David Wenham
Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home. The seemingly incredible story is based on real events.