Jessica Barden was born on July 21, 1992 in Northallerton, North Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Hanna (2011), Far from the Madding Crowd (2015) and The Lobster (2015).
Set over three days, two different couples - each comprising of a teacher and a student - spend a life-changing weekend at the seaside resort town of Scarborough to seek an escape from the constraints of every day life.
Runtime: 84 min.
Directed by: Barnaby Southcombe
As: Sister Carla
A dark, gothic tale about three nuns, each a generation apart, living in an isolated convent by the coast, and an unwelcome visitor who enters their lives and changes their world forever.
Runtime: 216 min.
Directed by: Jeffrey Walker
This documentary goes beneath the surface of our favorite films, seeking to better understand the way we view love, relationships, and romance. From clumsy meet cutes to rain-soaked declarations of love, these films reflect our experiences but are often just as problematic as they are comforting. Helped by a chorus of critics, actors, and filmmakers, and original songs by her band Summer Camp, director ...
Runtime: 79 min.
Directed by: Elizabeth Sankey
A reluctant bare-knuckle boxer Lion and his manager / brother Stanley must travel across the country for one last fight, but an unexpected travel companion Sky exposes the cracks in their bond along the way.
Directed by: Max Winkler
15-year-old Kyle believes he can save his dying older brother with a plant he's found at the back of a garden centre. Problem is, there's a shadowy government agency out to destroy it first.
Runtime: 25 min.
Directed by: Sam Johnson
Blake Conway, aspiring journalist, hopeless romantic and college senior, is terrified of graduating. In order to escape her looming post-graduation fate that includes student debt and zero romantic prospects, she becomes a sugar baby. As she documents the adventure in the hopes of winning a journalism award with a generous cash prize, she sets out on a quest to figure out if society is right to judge these ...
Runtime: 82 min.
Directed by: Carly Stone
Manchester, the present. Michael divides his time between the job center and the pub. A chance meeting with Lee, an introduction to her Uncle Ian and a heavy night on the lash lead to a job working the door at a Northern Quarter massage parlor. After witnessing the violent death of one of the punters, Michael experiences blood-drenched flashbacks and feels himself being sucked into a twilight world that he ...
Runtime: 90 min.
Directed by: Simeon Halligan
A washed up actor who played Mindhorn, a secret agent with a bionic eye, returns to the Isle of Man, the area where his most famous role was set, to help catch a killer.
Runtime: 89 min.
Directed by: Sean Foley
As: Maddie Stone
15-year-old Maddie Stone rules her school yard under the protection of her family name. But after discovering her notorious father has been arrested, she has to make his bail money or lose the yard. The more Maddie fights, the more her world spirals out of control - and the closer she gets to becoming the man she’s trying to save.
Runtime: 23 min.
Directed by: Brady Hood
A tearaway teenage girl, at war with her mum, and trying to take control of her life, forms an amazing and unbreakable bond with a new friend. They raise hell, stick two fingers up at the world, and laugh like they never have before... but can Ellen avoid becoming just another statistic?
Runtime: 75 min.
Directed by: Mahalia Belo
As: Nosebleed Woman
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.
Runtime: 119 min.
Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos
On her way back home from school, 14-year-old Sky is followed by a gang, the rest is a blur. Her big sister Jessy-May, a tough isolated 16-year-old must now protect her family the only way she knows how.
Runtime: 21 min.
Directed by: Ani Laurie
Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene, who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy, a handsome and reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. This timeless story ...
Runtime: 119 min.
Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg
Estranged from his family, Jonathan (Hedlund) discovers his father has decided to take himself off life support in forty-eight hours’ time. During this intensely condensed period, a lifetime of drama plays out. Robert (Jenkins) fights a zero sum game to reclaim all that his illness stole from his family. A debate rages on patients’ rights and what it truly means to be free. Jonathan reconciles with his ...
Runtime: 117 min.
Directed by: Andrew Levitas
As: Megan 'Mousey' Scanlon
A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.
Runtime: 99 min.
Directed by: Jorge Dorado
Six friends, who've known each other from childhood, break into the tower block they lived in as kids, now deserted and condemned, to rig-up a pirate radio station, get high and party. When one of the group goes missing, her friends begin to search the dark interior of the tower and soon realize that they are not alone: a resident psychopath lurks in the shadows and is hunting them down, taking them out, ...
Runtime: 90 min.
Directed by: Menhaj Huda
A 16-year-old girl raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe. Tracked by a ruthless operatives, she faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity.
Runtime: 111 min.
Directed by: Joe Wright
As: Mary Ratcliffe
Based on a true story, MRS RATCLIFFE'S REVOLUTION, is the tale of a family from Bingley in Yorkshire, who defect to East Germany. Here they find a nightmare of rationing, censorship and the most spied upon people in history rather than the Marxist utopia they were expecting. But if they thought getting in was difficult wait until they try to get out.
Runtime: 102 min.
Directed by: Bille Eltringham