A Monster Calls depicts the inner and outer world of a 12yo boy whose mother is dying. Visually impressive, but doesn’t hit the emotional heights it should.
The Beguiled works a treat as a romantic comedy of manners for over half its running time, then abruptly and jarringly switches tone and style, lunging for the finish line as a southern gothic revenge thriller.
Kedi is a warming delight of a doco on the symbiotic relationship between Istanbul’s many street cats and its people. Unmissable if you’re a cat person, unmissable if you’re not.