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MEDIA films on UK screens - January 2020

Amanda

24 year old David’s serene life in Paris is abruptly fractured by a national tragedy taking the life of his sister. Beyond the shock, and the pain of his loss, David now finds himself alone with his young niece Amanda to care for. Directed by Mikhaël Hers. 

The film received support through the Selective Distribution scheme.

Released in cinemas on 3 January by Curzon, and also available to stream on Creative Europe supported Curzon Home Cinema.

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

Toby (Adam Driver), a disillusioned film director, becomes pulled into a world of time-jumping fantasy when a Spanish cobbler believes him to be Sancho Panza. He gradually becomes unable to tell dreams from reality in Terry Gilliam’s take on Don Quixote.

The film received support through the Automatic Distribution scheme and Sales Agents scheme.

Released in cinemas on 31 January, preview screenings with Q&A broadcast on 23 January.

Wisting

On the small screen, catch-up with Nordic noir crime drama Wisting on BBC 4. Empathetic, meticulous and relentless - the only thing to escape Larvik detective William Wisting in his hunt for Norway's most notorious criminals is a happy family life. And when two mysterious deaths interrupt Wisting's Christmas, it is the beginning of a showdown with the deadliest killer of them all.

This Norway/Ireland co-production received a €1 million grant through the TV Programming scheme.

Watch now on BBC Four and on iPlayer.