High Life (2019)
Robert Pattinson stars in this strange, and often unsettling, sci-fi thriller as Monte who is sent into space along with a group of other criminals, all serving death sentences, on a damned and dangerous mission to investigate black holes in the outer reaches of the solar system.
The crew’s medical officer (Juliette Binoche) performs experiments on the crew in an attempt to discover if conception can occur in the deepest depths of space.
High Life is well-known French director Claire Denis’ English-language debut film.
“Shocking and amazing” – The Guardian ★★★★★
“Viscous, arrestingly strange sci-fi drama” – TimeOut ★★★★