Sessions: Thu 23 February - Wed 1 March
The Embassy 04 384 7657
10 Kent Terrace
Wellington, ,
Traditional Sessions
Fff: The Odyssey (PG) 123 mins No Free Tickets

Wed 6:30PM

Fifty Shades Darker (R18) 118 mins No Free Tickets

Sat 1:20PM

Hidden Figures (PG) 127 mins No Free Tickets

Thu Fri Sun Mon Wed 1:10PM

La La Land (M) 128 mins No Free Tickets

Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Wed 10:20AM

T2: Trainspotting (R16) 117 mins No Free Tickets

Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon 3:50PM, 6:25PM, 9:00PM

Tue 6:25PM, 9:00PM

Wed 3:50PM, 9:30PM

Film Synopsis
T2: Trainspotting (R16)
Twenty years have gone by. Much has changed but just as much remains the same. Mark Renton returns to the only place he can ever call home. They are waiting for him: Spud, Sick Boy and Begbie. Other old friends are waiting too: sorrow, loss, joy, vengeance, hatred, friendship, love, longing, fear, regret, diamorphine, self-destruction and mortal danger, they are all lined up to welcome him, ready to join the dance.
Fifty Shades Darker (R18)
While Christian wrestles with his inner demons, Anastasia must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her.
Lion (PG)
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometres from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Hidden Figures (PG)
A team of African-American women provide NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch the program's first successful space missions.
Split (R13)
After three teenage girls are abducted by a strange man they begin to meet all of his 24 personalities. But can they use them to aid in their escape?
Pork Pie (M)
Pork Pie tracks the escapades of a trio of accidental outlaws as they travel the length of the New Zealand in a yellow mini, protesting conformity and chasing lost love, with a posse of cops and a media frenzy hot in their pursuit.
La La Land (M)
Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.
Silence (R16)
In the seventeenth century, two Jesuit priests face violence and persecution when they travel to Japan to locate their mentor and propagate Christianity.
Fff: The Odyssey (PG)
1948. Jacques-Yves Cousteau, his wife, and his two sons live in paradise in a beautiful house looking out over the Mediterranean Sea. But Cousteau dreams of adventure. Thanks to his invention, an autonomous diving suit that allows him to breathe underwater, he has discovered a new world. He will explore this world, and is prepared to sacrifice everything to do so.
Doc Edge Presents: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (E)
The first documenatry about the iconic writer, poet, performer and activist, who overcame racism and devastating abuse to become one our culture's greatest voices. Rare footage and photos unveil an intimate and often unknown view of her public and personal life with the power of her own words.
Pff - Being Bruno Banani (E)
Being Bruno Banani tells the unique story of the first and only Tongan Luger who managed to qualify in an amazingly short amount of time for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Through his name he also acted as the first 'living brand' using a completely new and disputed way to get around the strict IOC's Olympic advertising regulations.
Pff - Talanoa Shorts (M)
Featured shorts include Blackbird, Forgotten Dawn Children, Smiths Ave, The Promise of Piha & Two Steps Behind.
Pff - Mercenary (R16)
Soane, a young man of Wallisian origin in New Caledonia, defies his father's authority to go play rugby in France. Left to his own devices on the other side of the world, his odyssey will take him on the path to becoming a man in the world, his odyssey will take him on the path to becoming a man in the world where there is a price to be paid for success.
Pff - In Football We Trust (E)
"In Football We Trust" intimately portrays four young Polynesia football players struggling to overcome gang violence, family pressures and near poverty as they enter the high stakes world of college recruiting and the promise of professional sports.
Pff - Mele Murals (E)
Mele Murals is a documentary on the transformative power of modern graffiti art and ancestral wisdom for a new generation of Native Hawaiians. At the center of the story are two former illegal graffiti writers turned community artists - Estria Miyashiro (aka Estria) and John Hina (aka Prime) - a group of Native Hawaiian youth, and the rural community of Waimea.
Pff - Kumu Hina (E)
Kumu Hina is a powerful feature documentary about the struggle to maintain Pacific Islander culture and values within westernised society of modern day Hawai'i. It is told through the lens of extraordinary Native Hawaiian who is both a proud and confident mahu, or transgender woman, and an honoured and respected kumu, or teacher, cultural practitioner, and community leader.
Pff - Niu Kids on the Block (PG)
Short film section for children. Featured shorts are Maisa the Chamoru Girl who Saves Guahan, Slingshot, The Spectacular Imagination of the Pohara Brothers and Boy Strikes Back.
Pff - Tales Of Oceania (PG)
Featured Shorts include Adorn, Falevai Flava, i Matai, Karroyul, The Chiefs Speech to the United Nations.
Pff - Te Mana O Te Moana (E)
In 2011, a group of pacific people did something extraordinary : In seven traditional voyaging waka/vaka moana they traveresed over 20,000 nautical miles of the Pacific ocean, from New Zealand/Aotearoa to Fakarava, Hawaii, America, Mexico, Tahiti and to the Solomons. This voyage was of a scale not seen since the great journeys of Kupe, Tamatea and Nukutawhiti, and it united pacific people, honouring their teachers and carrying the message of stewardship for the ocean.