Shoplifters (15) at Ely Cinema - tickets available on the door from 7pm
Winner of Palme d’Or winner at Cannes, Hirokazu Kore-eda's film is full of emotion and characters of unassuming depth.
Palme d’Or winner, Cannes. After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. Although the family is poor, and barely makes enough money through petty crime to survive, they seem to live happily together, until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets and shakes the bonds that unite them. Full of emotion and characters of unassuming depth. 121 mins. Contains strong sex references.