May 21

Snatched (2017) – in brief

A mother-daughter road trip film that is a waste of comedic talent

May 19

The Birth of a Nation (2016)

A story of how religion and sexual abuse inspired a slave rebellion.

May 15

Table 19 (2017)

An unexpectedly entertaining wedding sit-com.

May 11

The Zookeeper’s Wife (2016)

A beautifully filmed story of heroism under the Nazi occupation of Poland.

May 08

The Red Pill (2016)

A propaganda film for Men’s Rights Activists (MRA)

May 05

Frantz (2016)

An exquisitely filmed essay on guilt, lies and loss in the between-wars era

May 01

Berlin Syndrome (2017)

A taut psycho-sexual thriller about captivity and madness