- 1h 30min
- Directed by: Jason Barker
A very personal documentary chronicling transgender filmmaker Barker's journey to parenthood.
Wed 24 Apr
- 2h 8min
- Directed by: Hirokazu Koreeda
- Cast: Koki Maeda, Ohshirô Maeda, Ryôga Hayashi
Young brothers Koichi and Ryunosuke (played by real-life Maeda brothers) are separated when their parents divorce, but plan to reunite. An unsentimental, life-affirming story about growing up, anchored by delightful performances from the brothers and a bittersweet sense of realism.
Sun 21 Apr
Series of short films on the millennial existence.
Sat 20 Apr
Housing The Classic, an art deco screen, the cosy Roxy screen and The Electra - featuring a Peter Yates' mural. With a history dating back to the 1930s, the Tyneside is now the best preserved news reel cinema in Britain.
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