PGP Extra 2018

PGP Extra is an opportunity to see World and Art-House cinema. If you have not previously watched a foreign language or art house film, this is your chance!

All PGP Extra screenings start at 8:00 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m. (Meeting Room 1)
2018
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  1. Morbi nunc odi
    Dangal
    20th February 2018
    The film is based on Mahavir Singh Phogat who trained girls to wrestle (dangal). Singh Phogat is a former amateur wrestler and national champion based in a village in Haryana. Forced by his father to give up sport in order to obtain employment, he vows that his unborn son will become a wrestler. Disappointed upon having four daughters, he gives up hope. But when his older daughters Geeta and Babita come home after beating up two boys in response to derogatory comments, he realises their potential to become wrestlers. Starring: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar and Fatima Sana Shaikh. Hindi-Indian. Subtitles.
  2. Morbi nunc odi
    The Secret in their Eyes
    17th April 2018
    Hoping to put to rest years of unease concerning a past case, retired criminal investigator Benjamín Espósito begins writing a novel based on the decades-old unsolved mystery of a newlywed's rape and murder. With the help of a former colleague, Judge Irene Menéndez Hastings, Benjamín attempts to make sense of the past. The journey through his memories sets Benjamín on a thrilling emotional path that leads to a shocking realisation. Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Starring: Ricardo Darín and Soledad Villamil. Argentine-Spanish. Subtitles.
  3. Morbi nunc odi
    The Olive Tree
    19th June 2018
    Alma is a determined young Spanish farmer who tries to reclaim her grandfather’s beloved thousand-year-old olive tree, sold by her father to a German company in order to fund the opening of a new restaurant. The distress this caused her grandfather has resulted in him stopping speaking and eating and Alma realises that something must be done. Alma and friend Rafa journey from their sparse farmland to sleek corporation headquarters to locate the tree. Starring: Miguel Angel Aladren, Pep Ambròs, Anna Castillo, Manuel Cucala, Javier Gutiérrez and Carme Pia. Spanish. Subtitles.
  4. Morbi nunc odi
    The Zoo Keeper's Wife
    18th September 2018
    The time is 1939 and the place is Poland, homeland of Antonina Zabinski and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski. The Warsaw Zoo flourishes under Jan's stewardship and Antonina's care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are forced to report to the Reich's newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck. The Zabinskis covertly begin working with the Resistance and put into action plans to save the lives of hundreds from what has become the Warsaw Ghetto.
  5. Morbi nunc odi
    Rams
    20th November 2018
    In a secluded Icelandic valley, estranged brothers Gummi and Kiddi are warring neighbours, competing with each other for the best ram prize that has become a symbol of their family feud. But when the spectre of the fatal scrapie disease threatens their remote farms, both brothers are faced with the prospect of a cull. Can these long-term enemies find common purpose when their ancestral stock and way of life are threatened? Starring: Sigurður Sigurjónsson and Theódór Júlíusson Languages: Icelandic, Danish. Subtitles.