Check Out Certified!
This year we've put together a really exciting and dead sexy Certified film line up that will blow your mind! Think the Film Festival isn't for you? Well trust us- all the Certified films have been w...
This year we've put together a really exciting and dead sexy Certified film line up that will blow your mind! Think the Film Festival isn't for you? Well trust us- all the Certified films have been watched by the experts here at the Film Fest and we think they're perfect for you crazy teens. OK, so we're not talking about a festival full of films such as '10 Things I Hate About You,' but check out these films - you may be surprised at what you find.
Try this if you like… Biggie and Tupac
Musical legends of different generations brought together to scratch, drum, hip-hop, sweat and inspire! Featuring performances from Roy Porter, Earl Palmer, Babu, J-Rocc, B+ and Cut Chemist.
Try this if you like… City of God
“Tsotsi” means “thug”…a portrait of third world ghetto life with a powerful take on gang violence.
Try this if you like… The Rules of Attraction
A tough-but-tender coming-of-age movie, with an honest outlook on sex, friendship and family problems.
Try this if you like… Romeo and Juliet
Love across racial barriers … with a ruthless gang of Armenian Mobsters and a stomach-clenching chase though the Paris metro!
Try this if you like… The Pianist
See the world through the eyes Russian and Chechen teenagers, whose lives have been torn apart by war. An unforgettable look at how events beyond our control shape our lives.
Try this if you like... Spellbound
Could a New York City dancing competition for 10- and 11-year-olds really be more gripping than the FA Cup Final? This film proves so!
Try this if you like… Bowling for Columbine
Follow 14-year-old Basilio into the Bolivian mines that have claimed eight million lives… and where Satan is worshipped as a god!!
Try this if you like… Napoleon Dynamite
A 17-year-old thumb-sucker goes from zero to hero with a little help from his orthodontist (Keanu Reeves) … and Ritalin.
Try this if you like… Sweet Home Alabama
Successful city gal meets hillbilly in-laws in the American backwoods … A fish-out-of-water tale with a twist.
Try this if you like… Big Fish
Stunning fantasy from the creators of the Sandman comic book, Dave McKean and Neil Gaiman
Try this if you like... The School of Rock
Take some boys who want to rock, add some strict, disapproving parents – and set it in “groovy” 1960’s Sweden! For anyone who has ever wanted to say “Thank you, Wembley!”
Try this if you like… Sweet Sixteen
Cultures clash in an English coastal community; a terrific drama about racial prejudice.
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