Peccadillo Pictures have announced their home entertainment titles for October to December 2014. Some details have yet to be confirmed, but here's what we have.
Boys [Jongens] (Mischa Kamp, 2014) Netherlands
Do you remember your first love?
Sieger and Marc are part of an all-boys athletics club, training hard for the relay championships. During their lakeside summer days, an innocent friendship develops into something deeper, but coming to terms with these new emotions is a hurdle they have to overcome. At first, Sieger denies his attraction to Marc. But then, they kiss...
Boys will be released on UK DVD (£15.99) and On-Demand on 13th October 2014 by Peccadillo Pictures.
Extra features will include:
The Golden Dream [La jaula de oro] (Diego Quemada-Diez, 2013) Mexico
Three teenagers jump 'The Beast' - the infamous train that illegal immigrants board to take them from Guatemala, through Mexico, to the American border. The journey to a better life is fraught with danger. Facing exploitation at every turn, the only people they can trust on this perilous journey are each other.
Winning critical and audience praise world over, this multiple award-winning debut feature establishes Diego Quemada-Diez as a new and powerful voice in contemporary cinema.
The Golden Dream will be released on UK DVD (£15.99) and On-Demand by Peccadillo Pictures on 27th October 2014.
You and the Night [Les rencontres d'après minuit] (Yann Gonzalez, 2013) France
Around midnight, a stylish young couple and their exuberant transvestite maid prepare for an orgy. Their guests will be The Slut, The Star, The Stud and The Teen. Each comes with their own dark and impassioned secrets, unravelled in sequences and flashbacks, in a night that will stay with you long after.
Writer-director Yann Gonzalez' sensual and erotic debut played to critical-acclaim during Critics' Week at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, and stars former international footballer, Eric Cantona and cult legend, Beatrice Dalle (Betty Blue) in this kitsch ode to love and lust.
With electrifying music by M83, helmed by Anthony Gonzalez, You and the Night evokes the style and substance of Almodovar, Ozon and Lynch.
You and the Night will be released on UK DVD (£15.99) and On-Demand by Peccadillo Pictures on 10th November 2014.
UK Exclusive interview with director, Yann Gonzalez
Short films by Yann Gonzalez: We Will Never Be Alone Again, Astres Noirs, Entracte, Land of My Dream
Tru Love (Kate Johnston & Shauna MacDonald, 2013) Canada
Alice, an elegant woman visits her uptight daughter, Suzanne in frosty Toronto. Suzanne, too busy to spend time with her mother asks best friend Tru to 'babysit' Alice and show her around the city.
The pair instantly connect, understanding each other's loneliness. In one another, they find a soul mate. Disturbed by their closeness, Suzanne does everything within her power to keep Tru away from her mother, but nothing can beat true love.
Following three independent women at different points in their lives, Tru Love is an exploration of female empowerment and proves you can find happiness at any stage of life.
Tru Love will be released on UK DVD (£15.99) and On-Demand by Peccadillo Pictures on 10th November 2014.
Interview with directors
Boys on Film 12: Confession
Confession – Noun
A formal statement of one’s sins with repentance and desire of absolution; often intimate personal revelations.
Repentance is futile.
Boys on Film 12 will be released on UK DVD and On-Demand on 24th November 2014 by Peccadillo Pictures at the RRP of £15.99.
Extra features have yet to be confirmed.
In Their Room: San Francisco/Berlin/London (Travis Matthews, 2009, 2011, 2013) US
Queer cinema pioneer Travis Mathews (I Want Your Love, Interior. Leather Bar) returns with a collection of deeply intimate portraits of gay men from different walks of life. Travelling to three of the most progressive cities in the world, San Francisco, Berlin and London, Mathew’s captures the raw emotion and essence of gay men’s lives in a way that has never been done before.
In Their Room: San Francisco/Berlin/London will be released on UK DVD and On-Demand by Peccadillo Pictures on 8th December 2014 at a yet to be confirmed RRP.
Extra features will be confirmed at a later date.