The East End Film Festival is back, giving Londoners and visitors the chance to experience a different kind of cinema.

The festival runs from 2 June to 2 July.

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Chubby Funny
Appalled to discover that he is the ‘chubby funny’ best friend type, a down and out actor is determined to change his fortunes.
Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle
Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle
An examination of Britain's housing crisis.
Menashe
Menashe
A man faces losing custody of his son after the death of his wife.
City Of Ghosts
City Of Ghosts
The citizen journalists risking their lives to report on atrocities within in Syria.
Liberation Day
Liberation Day
The story of Laibach's visit to North Korea.
The Workers Cup
The Workers Cup
Documentary about the emigre workers building football stadiums in Qatar.
La La Land
La La Land
A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles.
The Spirit Of '45
The Spirit Of '45
A documentary about the spirit of unity that developed in the UK during the Second World War and contributed to the formation of the Welfare State.

East End Film Festival Features

World of difference
Adam Sobel on his portrait of the Qatar migrant labour force The Workers Cup.
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Edinburgh International Film Festival
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Tribeca Film Festival
New York's spring film festival celebrating independent movies

Cannes Film Festival
The world's most famous film festival.

Flare
The BFI's London LGBTI film festival

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