Stay in over summer to enjoy SBS ONE's season of provocative and uplifting cinema.
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SBS Film

26 Nov 2010 - 4:22 PM  UPDATED 26 Feb 2014 - 4:08 PM

SBS ONE SUMMER SCREENINGS SCHEDULE

Saturday 4 December, 10:15pm
Mongol

Director: Sergei Bodrov
Starring: Tadanobu Asano, Khulan Chuluun, Honglei Sun

Mongol recounts the early life of Genghis Khan, before he conquered half the world.

Saturday 11 December, 10:15pm
The Counterfeiters

Director: Stefan Ruzowitzky
Starring: Karl Markovics, August Diehl, Devid Striesow

A Jewish concentration camp prisoner takes a job as a counterfeiter with the Nazis.

Saturday 18 December, 10:25pm
Apocalypto

Director: Mel Gibson
Starring: Rudy Youngblood, Dalia Hernández, Jonathan Brewer

As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline and human lives are sacrificed, a young man flees to avoid his fate.

Saturday 25 December, 10:50pm
Asterix at the Olympic Games

Directors: Frédéric Forestier, Thomas Langmann
Starring: Clovis Cornillac, Gérard Depardieu, Stéphane Rousseau

Asterix and his oversized pal Obelix help Alafolix win the heart of a beautiful princess.

Saturday 8 January, 10:15pm
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

Director: Julian Schnabel
Starring: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner, Marie-Josée Croze

The life-affirming story of Jean-Dominique Bauby's struggle to communicate.

Saturday 15 January, 10:15pm
Babel

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Starring: Gael García Bernal, Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett

A single act has dramatic repercusions across three continents.

Saturday 22 January, 10:05pm
Candy

Director: Neil Armfeild
Starring: Heath Ledger, Abbie Cornish, Geoffrey Rush

A young couple struggle with the fallout from their escalating addictions.

Saturday 29 January, 10:05pm
The Orphanage

Director: Juan Antonio Bayona
Starring: Mabel Rivera, Roger Princep, Edgar Vivar

A troubled woman communicates with an invisible friend after opening an orphanage.