Featured Acquisitions

Here you will be exposed to many films that are new or unique to Alice, or are the notable re-releases of VHS catalogue films. To earn their shelfspace, they must have demonstrated cinematic longevity, be exceptionally rare, of great interest to central control or have outstanding production values. All may be hired on a weekly basis.

Rafiki (2018)


"Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives," but Kena and Ziki long for something more. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced... Read more

Ferrari: Race to Immortality (2017)

Director: Daryl Goodrich

The true story of the Scuderia Ferrari motor team. Formed by Italian racing driver Enzo Ferrari in the golden years of motor racing, he pushed the tea... Read more

First Reformed (2017)

Director: Paul Schrader
Starring: Ethan Hawke, Amanda Seyfried

Forty-six year old Reverend Ernst Toller is the pastor at the historic First Reformed Church in upstate New York. It is seen as the "tourist" church o... Read more

Hounds of Love (2016)

Director: Ben Young
Starring: Emma Booth, Ashleigh Cummings, Stephen Curry

In 1987, murderous couple John and Evelyn roam the streets of Perth, Australia, searching for their latest victim. Fate leads them to Vicki Maloney, a... Read more

Dheepan (2015)

Director: Jacques Audiard

Dheepan is a Sri Lankan Tamil warrior who flees to France and ends up working as a caretaker outside Paris. Read more

Tale of Tales (Blu-ray) (2015)

Director: Matteo Garrone
Starring: John C Reilly, Salma Hayek, Vincent Cassel, Shirley Henderson, Stacy Martin, Tob...

Salma Hayek eating a serpents heart; Toby Jones cuddling a giant flea. Python meets Pasolini in this horrific, hilarious  and very grown up  fairy... Read more

Paradise Hope (2013)

Director: Ulrich Seidl

The final installment in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy, 'Paradise: Hope' tells the story of overweight thirteen-year-old Melanie and her first love.... Read more

Heli (2013)


Heli must try and protect his young family when his 12-year-old sister inadvertently involves them in the brutal drug world. He must battle against th... Read more

Side Effects (Blu-ray) (2013)

Director: Steven Soderbergh
Starring: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Jude Law, Channing Tatum, Rooney Mara

Steven Soderbergh directs this psychological thriller following the effects of one woman's mental breakdown on those closest to her. In the hopes of t... Read more

Sunshine on Leith (Blu-ray) (2013)

Director: Dexter Fletcher
Starring: Jane Horrocks, Jason Flemyng, Peter Mullan, George MacKay, Antonia Thomas, Freya...

This film is a jubilant, heartfelt musical about the power of home, the hearth, family and love. It is the tale of one tight-knit family, and the thre... Read more