Bellbird is a 2019 New Zealand dramedy directed by Hamish Bennett (Directorial Debut), starring Marshall Napier, Annie Whittle, Cohen Holloway, Rachel House, Stephen Tamarapa, and Kahukura Retimana. It premiered in June last year in the Official Competition of the Sydney Film Festival.
A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive place within it. From his unhappy childhood to the discovery of his gift as a storyteller and writer, David’s journey is by turns hilarious and tragic, but always full of life, colour and humanity.
The film follows Cecilia, who receives the news of her abusive ex-boyfriend’s suicide. She begins to re-build her life for the better. However, her sense of reality is put into question when she begins to suspect her deceased lover is not actually dead.
A shell-shocked photojournalist, haunted by what he has witnessed on assignment in Africa, returns home on the eve of becoming a father. When one of his photographs threatens to destroy a Sudanese refugee's new life, the two men are reunited by nightmare events from the past.
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Safety comes at a price.
SHOT CALLER is an authentic look at US prison gangs and the law enforcement professionals who guard them inside prison walls and hunt them down on the streets.
Jacob (Game of Thrones’ Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) is a successful businessman who after a killing a man in a DUI car accident is sent to a maximum security prison where he soon realises he must adapt or die. Also starring Jon Bernthal (Marvel’s The Punisher, The Walking Dead), & Emory Cohen (Brooklyn, Detour), SHOT CALLER explores the human condition and how far one man will go to protect his family.
"[A] study in total immorality, the star is powerful and so riveting you can't take your eyes off him." New York Observer
"Forgoes cheap action-movie gimmicks, offering up instead a haunting psychological portrait." Variety
"Shot Caller is Coster-Waldau's show, and he's up to the task." Village Voice
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|Running Time||2hr 01m|
|Rating||MA15+ | Mature Audiences|
|Cast||Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Jon Bernthal, Lake Bell, Omari Hardwick|
|Director||Ric Roman Waugh|
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