Digitalb Premiere 07th April 2008
Eutelsat W2 - 16.0E
Available on 11.055V SYM:27900 FEC 3/4
Film Premiere (BST)
10.00 Ask the Dust (2006) Drama / Romance
Mexican beauty Camilla hopes to rise above her station by marrying a wealthy American. That is complicated by meeting Arturo Bandini, a first-generation Italian hoping to land a writing career and a blue-eyed blonde on his arm.
12.00 And When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007) Biography / Drama
And When Did You Last See Your Father? is Blake Morrison's moving and candid memoir of his father in the weeks leading up to his death. When Arthur Morrison was diagnosed with terminal cancer he had only a few weeks left to live. Morrison traveled to Yorkshire to stay with his mother in the village where he grew up. He visited his father at the hospital where he had spent so much time with his own patients as a GP. As his father's condition worsened Morrison contemplated their shared experiences, the intimacies and the irritations of their relationship. After his father's death Morrison questions the nature of the bond between them, articulately expressing the contradictions, frustrations, love and loss bound into the complicated relationships which most of us have with our parents as we grow up.
14.00 Apocalypto (2006) Action / Adventure / Drama
As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, the rulers insist the key to prosperity is to build more temples and offer human sacrifices. Jaguar Paw, a young man captured for sacrifice, flees to avoid his fate.
16.10 Georgia Rule (2007) Comedy / Drama / Romance
Rachel comes to stay with her Grandmother Georgia for the summer leaving some obvious problems behind at home...
18:00 White Noise 2: The Light (2007) Drama / Fantasy / Horror / Thriller
A man's family is killed and he is brought back from the verge of death, he then realises he can identify people who are about to die.
20:00 Mon meilleur ami (2006/I) Comedy
Catherine (Gayet), refuses to believe that her business partner, the unlikeable François (Auteuil), has a best friend, so she challenges him to set up an introduction. Scrambling to find someone willing to pose as his best pal, François enlists the services of a charming taxi driver (Boon) to play the part.
22:00 I Me Wed (2007) (TV) Comedy / Romance
When Isabel Darden, a successful, attractive 30-year-old woman, grows tired of people asking her "when are you going to get married," she decides to honor the person she loves the most, by tying the knot with herself.
00.00 Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) Drama / History
In the 40's and 50's, the United States of America promotes a witch-hunting led by Senator Joseph McCarthy and supported by the FBI of J. Edgar Hoover. In 1953, while fear ruling this nation and an incipient television, the CBS journalist Edward R. Murrow, duly supported by his producer and closer friend Fred Friendly and his competent team, decides to use his talk show to expose the abusive senator and his contradictions.
02:00 The World's Fastest Indian (2005) Adventure / Biography / Comedy / Drama / Sport
The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle -- a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.
04:00 Casanova (2005) Adventure / Comedy / Drama / Romance
Heath Ledger plays the fabled romantic as a man who, after failing to win the affection of a particular Venetian woman, strives to discover the real meaning of love.