Lamb15

Directed by Valdimar Jóhannsson | Iceland | 2021 | 1h 47m | Icelandic w/ English subtitles | Starring Noomi Rapace, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson

In rural Iceland, a couple discovers a strange and unnatural newborn in their sheep barn and decide to raise it as their own. They soon face the consequences of defying the will of nature in this eerie folk tale depicting humanity and the natural world living uncomfortably side-by-side.

Reviews

‘I laughed out loud… and had nightmares later.’
★★★★
Simran Hans, The Observer

‘Johannsson treats the admittedly ridiculous material with a convincing, deadpan seriousness and is supported at every step by his star performer on impeccable form.’
★★★★
Kevin Maher, The Times

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We showed Lamb between January 14, 2022 and January 21, 2022.

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Today (Sunday 19th May)

14:45

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20:00

Kidnapped 12A
2h 14m | Italian w/ English subtitles
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Tomorrow (Monday 20th May)

18:00

Big Night 15
1h 49m
Stanley Tucci stars and directs this heartwarming and insightful comedy about two Italian brothers living in 1950s New Jersey hosting a spectacular banquet in a final effort to save their failing business.

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20:30

Blackbird Blackbird Blackberry 15
1h 50m | Georgian w/ English subtitles
In a Georgian village, a middle-aged woman vows never to marry, causing intrigue amongst the locals. But when she unexpectedly begins to fall in love, she must choose between her life of independence and romance.

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