The Imitation Game will open the festival The Imitation Game will open the festival

The full programme for the 58th edition of the festival has been announced. It will open on October 8 with The Imitation Game and close on October 19 with Fury.

This year's festival will feature 16 world premieres, nine international premieres, 38 European premieres and 19 archive films including two restoration world premieres. The Best Film Award will again be handed out in Official Competition, the Sutherland Award in the First Feature Competition and the Grierson Award in Documentary Competition. There is also an award for Best British Newcomer.

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Thou Wast Mild And Lovely
Thou Wast Mild And Lovely
Romance - and trouble - brew on a farm in Kentucky.
Butter On The Latch
Butter On The Latch
Primal instincts come to the fore when a woman and her friend visit a music retreat.
The Creator Of The Jungle
The Creator Of The Jungle
The story of a man who built his own jungle by the side of a highway, and how he rebuilt and destroyed it three times.
The Green Prince
The Green Prince
How the son of a senior leader of Hamas spied for the Israeli secret services over the course of a decade.
Leviathan
Leviathan
A car mechanic tries to defend his property with tragic consequences.
A Second Chance
A Second Chance
How far are decent people willing to go, when tragedy blurs the line between just and unjust?
Serena
Serena
Melodrama about a logging magnate who discovers his wife can't have children.
Fury
Fury
A battle-hardened sergeant takes a crew on a deadly mission in the last days of the Second World War.
The Keeping Room
The Keeping Room
On the American frontier a young woman is forced to go to any means to defend her kin from the ravages of the barbaric outside world.
National Gallery
National Gallery
A documentary exploring the National Gallery in London.
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London Film Festival Features

Two's company
Paul Eenhoorn and Earl Lynn Nelson talk about bonding and battling the elements for road trip comedy Land Ho!
Something blue, part 2
Mathieu Amalric on the dark side of The Blue Room.
Accept no imitations
Benedict Cumberbatch on playing the WWII cryptologist Alan Turing.
In fashion with Pasolini
Abel Ferrara and Willem Dafoe on clothes, movies and murder.
Something blue, part 1
Mathieu Amalric on shoes, bees and The Blue Room.
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