29th September, 2017
Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes For Lizards lets you in behind the scenes to see the magic that goes on to create the world’s most sought after shoes. The documentary about the life of Manolo Blahnik, the genius creator that revolutionized footwear design, brings historic footage to the big screen and exclusive one-on-one interviews with the biggest names in fashion, like Anna Wintour or Rihanna.
Growing up on a remote Spanish Canary island, Manolo made shoes out of sweet wrappers for lizards that he caught in his family’s garden.
06th September, 2017
Earth: One Amazing Day celebrates our planet for all its wonders, beauty and dangers. Over the course of one day, the film follows the lives of different animal species, starting with the sun rising over the mountains and visiting different locations until the sun sets on a remote island. The film highlights how every day on Earth is filled with more amazing events than we can possibly imagine.
Capturing nature and its inhabitants in their natural habitats, Earth: One Amazing Day uses the perfect combination of storytelling and cutting-edge technology. The film uses 4k resolution, creating sharp and visually stunning imagery that makes a trip to the cinema the best option to see the film. The feature film is the long awaited sequel to the viral sensation Earth and will be available to audiences across the UK and Ireland on Friday 20 October. The film is also set to be released in the U.S. on October 6.
01st September, 2017
Existence tells the story of how Chinese pop star Wang Feng rose to the top of the Chinese musical charts and became a pop-rock sensation in his home country. His 2009 album Belief Flies in the Wind won him an award as the Most Popular Male Singer on the Chinese Mainland.
The director, Maxwell Sanderson, met the Chinese musician three years ago when Sanderson’s team was hired by Wang to record his 2014 concert tour. Wang and Sanderson discussed the idea for Existence after seeing all the extra footage the director had shot while spending time with the Chinese rock star.
16th August, 2017
Wild Africa 3D is up for Best Theatrical Film and Amazon Adventure is nominated for Best Original Score at the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival in Missouri, USA. The festival, which happens once every two years during a 6-day summit at the Jackson Lake Lodge, awards excellence amongst wildlife films. More than 150 preliminary judges reviewed over 600 submissions to determine the 2017 finalists.
Amazon Adventure tells the epic story of explorer Henry Bates 11-years journey through the amazing Amazon rainforest as a young man, while Wild Africa 3D takes the audience on a spectacular journey across, over, and through the magical realms of the wildest continent on earth.
04th August, 2017
Into the Inferno is nominated for the prestigious Grierson Awards in the category of Best Natural History Documentary. The Griersons are the biggest event in the UK documentary calendar. The event focuses on recognising documentaries from Britain and other countries that demonstrate quality, integrity, and originality.
Into the inferno, a documentary about active volcanoes around the world was directed by Werner Herzog and premiered in September of 2016 at the Telluride Film Festival. The film is now available for streaming on Netflix.