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The 28th edition of the festival will run from November 5 to 20, opening with the adaption of Vera Brittain's war memoir Testament Of Youth. The festival will close with Birdman - starring Michael Keaton - which has received a lot of critical buzz since it premiered in Venice.
Guests attending this year's festival will include Edwyn Collins and Gilles Peterson. The retrospective strand will include Comfort And Joy, Good Vibrations and Jour Du Fete - all screening as part of new initiative Leeds Free Cinema Week.
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Hybrid of Yakuza gang action and hip-hop musical.
A young police officer is drawn into a mysterious maniac's murderous plans.
A documentary about the unrest in Ukraine in 2013 and 2014.
A boy goes in search of his dad.
An autistic teenage prodigy travels from the English suburbs for a maths competition in Taipei, challenging his safely defined outlook.
After a herdsman accidentally kills someone, he finds himself a victim of Sharia law fundamentalists.
How a naive American with OCD joined the Libyan revolution.
Adaptation of the best-selling memoir of Cheryl Strayed, a young woman attempts the gruelling 1,100-mile hike across the Pacific Crest Trail.
A washed-up actor makes a bid on Broadway to reclaim his former glory.
An amphetamine-addicted housewife reaches breaking point with her ungrateful family.
Back to the roots of Macbeth Cotillard, Fassbender and Kurzel on the Scottish play.
McDormand’s rallying cry for women in film Time to seize the moment - and stop complaining.
Blade Runners in Benidorm Ion de Sosa and Chema García Ibarra talk about experimental sci-fi Androids Dream.
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The wit and wisdom of Woody in Cannes Allen on moral crises, TV series, distractions and ageing in Irrational Man.
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