Sharmill Films

New releases

Love Story

December 2012

Florian Habicht’s romance written on the streets of New York, Love Story is a romantic comedy unlike any other. Described by Variety as ‘marvellously original’ and ‘uproariously funny’, Florian has been likened to fellow Kiwi’s Flight of the Conchords.

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You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet! (Vous n’avez encore rien vu)

Coming in 2013

The new feature by internationally-acclaimed veteran of French filmmaking, Alain Resnais (Hiroshima Mon Amour, Last Year at Marienbad), which screened in the Official Competition at the Cannes Film Festival in 2012.

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In the Fog (V Tumane)

Coming in 2013

Based on the Russian novel by Vasili Bykov, In the Fog is a tale of morals in war-time, set in the German-occupied Western frontiers of the USSR in 1942. Directed by Sergei Loznitsa (My Joy).

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Polluting Paradise

Coming in 2013

Villagers in Turkey’s Black Sea village of Çamburnu, the home town of Fatih Akin’s (Soul Kitchen, The Edge of Heaven) grandparents, struggle with the government’s decision to turn their community into a garbage dump. Polluting Paradise is a remarkable portrait of a Turkish community and a moving plea for civil courage.

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The Bird (L’Oiseau)

Coming in 2013

Sandrine Kiberlain (Mademoiselle Chambon), in her finest performance yet, stars in this elegant portrait which has been called a ‘must-see for fans of quality art-house cinema’.

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