Joe (Joaquin Phoenix) is a traumatised war veteran who lives life in the shadows. He is friends with a private detective, who asks him to trace the missing underage daughter of a famous politician. However, when he rescues her from a brothel in Manhattan, he enters a world of corruption and revenge, which unleashes a surge of extreme violence. This oppressive drama won various prizes in Cannes, including best actor (Joaquin Phoenix) and best scenario (Lynne Ramsay).

> You Were Never Really Here will be shown in the Louis Hartlooper Complex from 4 January