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Sun 18 Feb

11:00am
Film The Ladykillers (1955)
A criminal mastermind and his gang come up with a cunning scheme to steal a fortune, but their plan is threatened by the unsuspecting elderly landlady of the boarding house they are staying in. They decide to dispose of her, which proves easier said than done. Classic Ealing comedy, with Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom, Katie Johnson, Cecil Parker, Danny Green and Jack Warner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
12:50pm
Ex Machina Interview Special
Director Alex Garland and stars Domhnall Gleeson and Alicia Vikander discuss making the sci-fi thriller

Rating: 1
1:00pm
Film Last Holiday (2006)
A woman is told she has only weeks to live. Resolving to make the most of the time she has left, she heads for a French hotel presided over by her hero, a world-renowned chef, where her new-found passion for life has a remarkable effect on the other guests. Comedy, starring Queen Latifah, Gerard Depardieu, LL Cool J, Timothy Hutton and Giancarlo Esposito
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
3:10pm
Film Carry On Jack (1963)
A bumbling midshipman's uniform is stolen by a woman desperate to go to sea, who adopts his identity. Later, the hapless sailor is press-ganged on to the same ship as her. However, while trying to prove who he really is, he has to contend with mutinies, pirates and the Spanish Navy. Comedy, with Bernard Cribbins, Juliet Mills, Kenneth Williams and Charles Hawtrey
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.8
5:00pm
Film Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
A socially inept high-school student and his lonely unemployed brother find their eccentric home life thrown into upheaval when their meddling uncle comes to stay. The teenage oddball tries to make the best of his changing circumstances, while putting all his skills to the task of helping his new best friend win the class presidency. Comedy, starring Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Haylie Duff
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
6:50pm
Film GI Joe: Retaliation (2013)
An elite military team is nearly wiped out after a terrorist organisation replaces the US president with an imposter and has them declared enemies of the state. The handful of survivors seek the help of their original leader in avenging their fallen comrades. Action adventure sequel, starring Dwayne Johnson, Ray Park and Bruce Willis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.1
9:00pm
Film The Family (2013)
A gangster testifies against his partners in crime, before he and his family are relocated to rural France under the witness protection program. Despite their FBI handler's efforts to keep them under control, they soon return to their criminal ways - while the mobsters they betrayed are soon on their trail. Comedy thriller, with Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer and Tommy Lee Jones
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.9
11:10pm
Film Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
A CIA operative joins a team of intelligence and military operatives in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks. She spends the next 10 years searching for information on the whereabouts of Osama bin Laden, ultimately leading to the final raid on the terrorist leader's hideout. Kathryn Bigelow's fact-based drama, starring Jessica Chastain and Mark Strong
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
2:15am
Film The Future (2011)
A carefree couple prepare to adopt a stray cat, but realise this means they face being responsible for another creature for years to come. With the animal due to arrive in a month, they set out to have as many new experiences as they can in the time left, with unexpected repercussions for their relationship. Drama, directed by and starring Miranda July. With Hamish Linklater
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.2

Mon 19 Feb

8:00am
BSL Zone
BSL Zone: Dot
A dramatised documentary charting the life of the talented but tragic deaf actress, author and pioneering poet, Dot Miles

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
Film The Wonderful Country (1959)
A solitary gunman lies low for years in Mexico hiding out from the American authorities, until circumstances force him to return to the US - where he reluctantly agrees to take on dangerous work with a team of Texas Rangers patrolling the border. Western, starring Robert Mitchum, Julie London, Pedro Armendariz and Jack Oakie
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
1:05pm
Film All That Heaven Allows (1955)
A wealthy New England widow breaks all the taboos of her conservative social circle by falling madly in love with her younger gardener. Her friends and grown-up children are scandalised as she contemplates marrying him, leaving her with a dilemma - to either bow to convention or take a chance at being happy. Romantic drama, with Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Agnes Moorehead and Conrad Nagel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.8
2:50pm
Film Tomahawk (1951)
Frontier scout Jim Bridger doesn't approve when a gold rush leads the US army to build a fort on land occupied by the Sioux. The situation goes from bad to worse when a sadistic officer launches an unprovoked attack, prompting a vengeful tribe to go on the offensive and leaving Bridger the only one who can save the soldiers at the fort from certain death. Western, starring Van Heflin, Yvonne de Carlo and Alex Nicol, and featuring an early appearance by Rock Hudson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
4:30pm
Film Elephant Walk (1954)
A woman struggles to come to terms with her tea plantation owner husband's obsession with his dead father. Melodrama, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Finch, Dana Andrews and Abraham Sofaer
(Subtitles)

6:35pm
Film Cutthroat Island (1995)
A tough female pirate enlists the help of an educated slave in finding the three parts of a map leading to buried treasure. However, one of the pieces is in the hands of her cruel uncle, and she also has to find the loot before her crew mutinies or the British Navy catches up with her. Swashbuckling adventure, starring Geena Davis, Matthew Modine, Frank Langella and Maury Chaykin
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
8:55pm
Ex Machina Interview Special
Director Alex Garland and stars Domhnall Gleeson and Alicia Vikander discuss making the sci-fi thriller

Rating: 1
9:00pm
Film Salt (2010)
A CIA agent is accused of being a sleeper assassin with a deadly purpose - to kill the Russian president during a diplomatic visit and start a third world war. She goes on the run, with her colleagues in hot pursuit - but each attempt to prove her innocence only raises more questions about her identity. Action thriller, starring Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber and Chiwetel Ejiofor
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
11:00pm
Film Still Alice (2014)
Premiere. Shortly after celebrating her 50th birthday, a renowned linguistics professor begins suffering from memory loss and is eventually diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's disease. As her family attempts to come to terms with the news, her debilitating symptoms start to take control of her life. Drama, starring an Oscar-winning Julianne Moore, with support from Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart and Kate Bosworth
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

Rating: 10
1:00am
Film The Best Man Holiday (2013)
A writer is worried about his future after losing his job at a university, and is also wrestling with the prospect of imminent fatherhood. He and his wife attend a Christmas reunion of his old friends from college, only to find all the guests have personal crises of their own to deal with. Comedy drama sequel, starring Taye Diggs, Sanaa Lathan, Morris Chestnut and Terrence Howard
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10

Tue 20 Feb

11:00am
Film Houseboat (1958)
An Italian socialite rebels against her domineering father and gets a job as a maid for a widowed father. While helping her employer learn to understand his three precocious children, she also falls in love with him and must decide whether or not to reveal her secret. Romantic comedy, starring Cary Grant and Sophia Loren
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
1:25pm
Film The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
A luxury cruise liner at sea on New Year's Eve is struck by a freak tidal wave, which leaves it capsized and several passengers and crew trapped. A rebellious priest realises the ship is sinking fast, and leads a band of survivors up through the vessel in search of a way to the surface. Disaster movie, starring Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, Leslie Nielsen and Roddy McDowall
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
3:45pm
Film The Misfits (1961)
A divorcee forms a relationship with a group of latter-day cowboys struggling to eke out a living roping wild horses in the Nevada desert. John Huston's Western, starring Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable, Montgomery Clift, Eli Wallach and Thelma Ritter
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 9.1
6:15pm
Snow White and the Huntsman Interview Special
Kristen Stewart, Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth discuss making the fantasy adventure

6:25pm
Film Snow White & the Huntsman (2012)
An evil queen learns that her reign will last for ever if she kills a princess, so sends a renowned warrior to find and murder her. However, he comes to realise his mistress's evil ways, and instead trains his intended victim to fight so they can bring the tyrant's rule to an end. Fantasy adventure, with Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
8:50pm
Lady Bird Interview Special
Director Greta Gerwig and star Saoirse Ronan talk about making their beautifully observed coming-of-age story

9:00pm
Film Ex Machina (2015)
A computer programmer working for the world's biggest search engine is given the opportunity to spend a week at the remote home of his boss, a hi-tech genius. The break turns out to be an elaborate experiment, in which he must test the world's first truly artificial intelligence, which is housed in the body of a beautiful robot girl. Sci-fi drama, starring Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander and Oscar Isaac
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.8
11:10pm
Film Secretary (2002)
A shy and lonely woman who often indulges in self-harm is released from a mental hospital and returns to her Florida home town, where she takes a job as a lawyer's secretary. She soon embarks on a sadomasochistic relationship with her domineering boss that has a dramatic effect on both their lives. Steven Shainberg's comedy drama starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Spader, Lesley Ann Warren and Stephen McHattie
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.2
1:25am
Film Damsels in Distress (2011)
University freshman Lily is taken under the wing of ambitious, upbeat Violet and her clique, who are determine to stop the female members of the student body from letting their standards slip or succumbing to misery. However, friendships within the group are strained by romantic entanglements. Comedy, starring Greta Gerwig, Analeigh Tipton, Megalyn Echikunwoke and Carrie MacLemore
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5

Wed 21 Feb

11:00am
Film In a Lonely Place (1950)
A quick-tempered screenwriter becomes chief suspect in the murder of a nightclub cloakroom attendant who was seen leaving his house. A sympathetic neighbour agrees to provide him with an alibi, but her growing doubts over his innocence drive him to violence. Film noir suspense thriller, based on the novel by Dorothy B Hughes, with Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame, Frank Lovejoy and Carl Benton Reid
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7.8
12:50pm
Film Safari (1956)
Wealthy eccentric Sir Vincent Brampton arrives in Nairobi intent on hunting a legendary man-eating lion, and employs the services of disgraced big-game hunter Ken Duffield, who decides to use the expedition as an opportunity to settle an old score with the ruthless Kenyan terrorist who murdered his son. Adventure set during the Mau Mau Uprising in Kenya, starring Victor Mature, Roland Culver and Earl Cameron
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.7
2:35pm
Film Thunder Over Arizona (1956)
An honest cowboy is mistaken for the notorious outlaw he killed in self-defence. Before he can clear up the misunderstanding, he is approached by a corrupt mayor who draws him into a conspiracy to wrest control of a silver mine from its rightful owners. Western, starring Skip Homeier, Kristine Miller, George Macready and Wallace Ford
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
4:10pm
Film Ice Cold in Alex (1958)
The crew and passengers of an ambulance become stranded in the Libyan desert and face a perilous journey back to civilisation. Leading the trek is an alcoholic army captain, who vows to remain sober until he has completed the task - but his resolve is threatened by a stranger they rescue who is secretly an enemy spy. Second World War drama, with John Mills, Sylvia Syms, Anthony Quayle and Harry Andrews
(Subtitles) (Black & White) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
6:45pm
The Iron Lady Interview Special
Meryl Streep discusses her Oscar-winning performance as Margaret Thatcher
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5
6:55pm
Film The Iron Lady (2011)
The elderly Margaret Thatcher, now living in seclusion, tries to come to terms with the death of her husband Denis, bringing back memories of her controversial political career. She reflects on her rise to power in the male-dominated Conservative Party and the tumultuous events during her time in office. Biopic, starring an Oscar-winning Meryl Streep. With Jim Broadbent and Olivia Colman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.5
9:00pm
Film 47 Ronin (2013)
A band of samurai is betrayed by a ruthless warlord who murders the warriors' master and banishes them from their homeland. They receive fresh hope in the shape of a mysterious former slave, who leads them into battle against monstrous and magical enemies as they seek to reclaim their former status. Fantasy adventure, starring Keanu Reeves and Hiroyuki Sanada
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.3
11:15pm
Film Southpaw (2015)
A boxing champion's successful life is brought to an abrupt end when tragedy strikes. He turns to a trainer coaching amateur fighters in a run-down gym for help and tries to rebuild his sporting career - while also striving to regain the lost trust of his wife and daughter. Drama, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Forest Whitaker and Rachel McAdams
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
1:40am
Film The Second Mother (2015)
A housekeeper has worked for a wealthy family for years, contentedly catering to their every need and acting as a surrogate mother to her employers' son. Everything changes when her estranged daughter returns home, and begins drawing attention to the unspoken divisions and injustices dividing the family from their servant. Drama, starring Regina Case, Camila Mardila and Michel Joelsa. In Portuguese
(In Vision)

Thu 22 Feb

11:00am
Film The Bedford Incident (1965)
The ruthless captain of a US destroyer develops an obsession with tracking down a Russian submarine. As he drives his men harder, he fails to anticipate the consequences of his actions - leading to a fatal mistake. Cold War thriller, starring Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, Martin Balsam, Wally Cox, Eric Portman and Donald Sutherland
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7.2
1:05pm
Film Pursued (1947)
A brooding cowboy yearns to find peace, but his life seems to follow a tragic path because of the actions and hatred of a mysterious one-armed stranger and a forgotten incident from his childhood. Western, starring Robert Mitchum, Teresa Wright, Dean Jagger, Judith Anderson, Alan Hale and John Rodney
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7.3
3:10pm
Film The Turning Point (1952)
A journalist helps a crusading district attorney who has been given the task of cracking down on a crime syndicate, but the pair's efforts are hampered by political corruption. Film noir, starring William Holden, Edmond O'Brien and Alexis Smith
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

4:50pm
Film Carry On Jack (1963)
A bumbling midshipman's uniform is stolen by a woman desperate to go to sea, who adopts his identity. Later, the hapless sailor is press-ganged on to the same ship as her. However, while trying to prove who he really is, he has to contend with mutinies, pirates and the Spanish Navy. Comedy, with Bernard Cribbins, Juliet Mills, Kenneth Williams and Charles Hawtrey
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.8
6:40pm
Film The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
A 14-year-old girl who accidentally killed her mother when she was a toddler flees her home, accompanied by the family's housekeeper. While searching for a location from her mother's past, they find solace with three sisters who run a bee-keeping business. Drama set in the deep south of America during the 1960s, starring Dakota Fanning, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Hudson and Alicia Keys
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.4
8:50pm
Lady Bird Interview Special
Director Greta Gerwig and star Saoirse Ronan talk about making their beautifully observed coming-of-age story

9:00pm
Film Lone Survivor (2013)
Four American soldiers are sent on a mission into the mountains of Afghanistan to track down and eliminate a high-ranking terrorist leader. They soon find themselves faced with a terrible moral dilemma and a battle for survival against overwhelming odds. Fact-based drama, starring Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch and Ben Foster
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4
11:20pm
Film Happy-Go-Lucky (2008)
An eternally optimistic schoolteacher is determined to maintain an upbeat attitude whatever life throws at her and help others to do the same. However, she meets her total opposite when she takes lessons with an embittered driving instructor perpetually raging at the world. Mike Leigh's comedy drama, starring Sally Hawkins, Eddie Marsan and Alexis Zegerman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
1:40am
Film Stories We Tell (2012)
Documentary in which film-maker Sarah Polley examines conflicting accounts of her family's history. She talks to various relatives, who each provide their account of key events, and reveals how they complement and contradict one another - and what this reveals about the concept of family and how people are shaped by such narratives
(Subtitles)

Fri 23 Feb

11:00am
Film Jubal (1956)
Rancher Shep Horgan takes in injured drifter Jubal, and offers him a job. However, a jealous ranch hand takes a dislike to the new arrival, and tries to persuade Horgan that Jubal is having an affair with his wife. Western, starring Glenn Ford, Rod Steiger, Valerie French, Charles Bronson and Ernest Borgnine
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5
1:05pm
Film None Shall Escape (1944)
German military officer Wilhelm Grimm is tried for crimes committed during the Second World War, and his life and career is shown in a series of flashbacks. Returning seriously injured and disenchanted from the Great War to a village on the German-Polish border, his subsequent actions caused him banishment from the community and he is attracted to the Nazi Party. Drama, starring Alexander Knox
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.8
2:50pm
Film Elephant Walk (1954)
A woman struggles to come to terms with her tea plantation owner husband's obsession with his dead father. Melodrama, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Finch, Dana Andrews and Abraham Sofaer
(Subtitles)

4:55pm
Film Gideon of Scotland Yard (1958)
Police inspector George Gideon experiences an eventful day's work. He learns one of his detectives has accepted bribes, goes on the trail of a murderous maniac and tracks a woman suspected of robbery. He also helps foil a bank heist and gets off on the wrong foot with an eager young constable. John Ford's drama, starring Jack Hawkins, Dianne Foster, Anna Lee and Anna Massey
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
6:45pm
One Day Interview Special
Stars Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess and director Lone Scherfig talk about making the big-screen adaptation of David Nicholls' best-selling novel One Day
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

6:55pm
Film One Day (2011)
A principled working-class woman and a selfish wealthy man meet the day they graduate from university, beginning a friendship that becomes a pivotal part of their lives. The changes they go through over the next 20 years are shown through the anniversaries of the day they first met. Romantic drama based on David Nicholls' book, with Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
9:00pm
Film Alien (1979)
Crew members of a cargo spacecraft answer a distress call from a derelict alien vessel. However, their mission of mercy has fatal repercussions when a deadly, seemingly indestructible monster gets on board their ship and starts killing them one by one. Ridley Scott's sci-fi horror, starring Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Ian Holm, John Hurt, Harry Dean Stanton, Yaphet Kotto and Veronica Cartwright
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
11:20pm
Film Diabolik (1968)
A masked criminal commits a series of daring heists for his girlfriend, but a police inspector and a criminal rival are soon on his trail. Action crime comedy, starring John Phillip Law, Marisa Mell, Michel Piccoli and Adolfo Celi
(Subtitles)

1:25am
Film The Duke of Burgundy (2014)
A butterfly expert develops a sexual relationship with her housekeeper based on sadomasochism. However, while the servant revels in her submissive role, her employer begins to grow weary of dominating her lover, placing a strain on their life together. Drama with an all-female cast, starring Sidse Babett Knudsen and Chiara D'Anna
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6

Sat 24 Feb

11:00am
Film Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
A socially inept high-school student and his lonely unemployed brother find their eccentric home life thrown into upheaval when their meddling uncle comes to stay. The teenage oddball tries to make the best of his changing circumstances, while putting all his skills to the task of helping his new best friend win the class presidency. Comedy, starring Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Haylie Duff
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
1:00pm
Film Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Sid the sloth, Manny the mammoth and Diego the sabre-toothed tiger grimly realise the good life is about to come to an abrupt end as flood waters threaten their homes. However, a vulture suggests they could turn an old giant tree into a boat and make their escape, so the three friends set off in search of it. Animated adventure sequel, with the voices of Ray Romano, John Leguizamo and Denis Leary
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.9
2:45pm
Film Gulliver's Travels (2010)
A directionless loser tries to prove himself to the woman he loves by volunteering for a travel writing assignment. He is sent to the Bermuda Triangle, where he ends up stranded on an island populated by miniature people to whom he is a giant. Fantasy comedy, starring Jack Black, Emily Blunt, Jason Segel and Billy Connolly
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.2
4:25pm
Film The Family Stone (2005)
New York career woman Meredith Morton struggles to make the right impression on her future in-laws when they meet her over Christmas. She decides to ask her younger sister to join her as moral support, but matters take a turn for the worse over dinner on Christmas Eve, when Meredith's attempts to win the hearts of her hosts only end up driving them - and her fiance Everett - further away. Festive comedy drama, starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Dermot Mulroney, Diane Keaton, Craig T Nelson and Claire Danes
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
6:35pm
Film The Three Musketeers (2011)
A hot-headed swordsman sets off to join the King of France's royal guard, and falls in with a trio of former members who have fallen into disgrace. They join forces to defeat a plot to overthrow the king by an English lord who has built a deadly airship. Swashbuckling adventure, with Logan Lerman, Milla Jovovich, Matthew Macfadyen, Ray Stevenson and Luke Evans
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.5
9:00pm
Film Aliens: Special Edition (1986)
Lone survivor Ripley is rescued in deep space decades after an alien creature wiped out her ship's entire crew. She is recruited to accompany a military expedition to a colony on the planet where she first encountered the monster, only to find the aliens have been reproducing and there are now hordes of them. Extended cut of James Cameron's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance Henriksen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.2
12:00am
Film American Mary (2012)
A medical student is short of cash, and increasingly disenchanted with her profession and the surgeons she once idolised. Needing some extra cash to make ends meet, she begins performing dangerous procedures in the sinister world of illegal underground surgeries. Thriller, starring Katharine Isabelle and Antonio Cupo
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
2:05am
Film The Bling Ring (2013)
Five teenagers united by an obsession with celebrity steal from the houses of the rich and famous stars they idolise, using the internet to follow their targets' movements. When the police finally catch up with them, the arrest brings a taste of the fame they have craved. Fact-based drama, starring Emma Watson and Israel Broussard
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3