Meteors (No cert) (Gürcan Keltek, 2017, Neth/Tur)
84 mins The Turkish army’s 2015 assault on its Kurdish areas is evoked with dreamy visuals, archive footage filmed by the locals, and meteor showers.
Mug (15) (Małgorzata Szumowska, 2018, Pol)
91 mins Blackly comic fable from Poland about a heavy metal-loving building worker who is badly injured while helping to construct a huge statue of Jesus. Return of the Hero (12A) (Laurent Tirard, 2018, Fra/Bel) 90 mins Jean Dujardin and Mélanie Laurent star in a French con-artist farce, revolving around Dujardin’s pretend war hero.
The Snowman & The Snowman and the Snowdog (U) (Dianne Jackson, Jimmy T Murakami, 1982, UK & Hilary Audus, 2012, UK/ Ire) Double bill of the much-loved animations adapted from Raymond Briggs’s original story. Theatre of War (No cert) (Lola Arias, 2018, Arg/Spa/Ger) 73 mins Avant-garde installation-type piece
in which veterans of the Falklands war – from both sides – re-enact their experiences and revisit traumas in surreal environments.
Tulip Fever (15) (Justin Chadwick, 2018, UK, US)
105 mins Longdelayed adaptation of Deborah Moggach’s novel, with Alicia Vikander as a restless wife in 17th-century Netherlands who falls in love with a painter. White Boy Rick (15) (Yann Demange, 2018, US) 111 mins Based-on-truth crime yarn set in 1980s Detroit, with Richie Merritt as a teenage informant-turned-drug dealer during the US crack-addiction crisis.