SBS World Movies is bringing you the biggest curated films from all over the world every weekend at 8:30PM throughout December. Rediscover why you fell in love with film this summer on SBS World Movies.
Saturday December 5 – Vox Lux
Celeste (Natalie Portman) finds herself on the comeback trail when a scandal, personal struggles and the pitfalls of fame threaten her career.
Vox Lux is also now streaming at SBS On Demand.
Sunday December 6 – Apocalypto
As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, a young man is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression in this epic film nominated for three Academy Awards.
Apocalypto is streaming at SBS On Demand until 5 January 2021.
Saturday December 12 – The Kindergarten Teacher
A kindergarten teacher (Maggie Gyllenhaal) becomes obsessed with one of her students, who she believes is a child prodigy.
The Kindergarten Teacher is streaming at SBS On Demand until 11 January 2021.
Sunday December 13 – Incendies
Directed by Denis Villeneuve Incendies tells the story of twins who journey to the Middle East to discover their family history and fulfil their mother's last wishes.
Incendies is streaming at SBS On Demand until 12 January 2021.
Saturday December 19 – Little Miss Sunshine
When seven-year-old Olive (Abigail Breslin) voices her desire to win the coveted Little Miss Sunshine crown at an upcoming beauty pageant, her wildly dysfunctional family sets out on an interstate road trip. Starring Toni Collette, Steve Carell and Alan Arkin this crowd pleasing film went on to win 2 Academy Awards including Best Original Screenplay.
Little Miss Sunshine will not be available to stream at SBS On Demand.
Sunday December 20 – Wild Tales
Made up of six stories, Wild Tales is an entertaining and jaw-dropping Argentinian film about people crossing the line into madness when faced with perceived injustice.
Wild Tales is streaming at SBS On Demand until 14 February 2021.
Saturday December 26 – Lost in Translation
Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson star in this flat-out hilarious film from Sofia Coppola (who won the Best Original Screenplay Academy Award for this film) about two Americans who develop a surprising friendship while venturing through Tokyo.
Lost in Translation will not be available to stream at SBS On Demand.
Sunday December 27 – Lust, Caution
In this espionage thriller set in WWII-era Shanghai, a young woman gets swept up in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue with a powerful political figure. Directed by Ang Lee.
Lust, Caution will not be available to stream at SBS On Demand.
This season lasts all summer; stay tuned for the SBS World Movies January line-up.