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The East End Film Festival returns to London this year with a great selection of films including internationally acclaimed successes like Soldate Jeanette and Frances Ha. Opening with The UK Gold, a film focusing on tax avoidance, it's particularly strong on documentaries.

The festival runs from June 25 to July 10.

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Bruno & Earlene Go To Vegas
Bruno & Earlene Go To Vegas
Two strangers from very different worlds head out on the road together.
After Tiller
After Tiller
A look at the work of late term abortion providers in the US.
The story of Deep Throat star Linda Lovelace.
A Field In England
A Field In England
Four men have a strange encounter during the English Civil War.
Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
A documentary telling the story of both a band and a message, of a court case and in effect the trial of the entire Russian nation.
The Color Of The Chameleon
The Color Of The Chameleon
A young misfit is recruited to infiltrate a book club as a spy, with comic consequences.
A World Not Ours
A World Not Ours
Personal study of life in the Ain el-Helweh refugee camp.
Call Girl
Call Girl
Two young teenage girls are caught up in a sex scandal that goes to the heart of the Swedish government. Based on a true story.
The Last Time I Saw Macao
The Last Time I Saw Macao
This stunning amalgam of film noir and Chris Marker cine-essay poetically explores the psychic pull of the titular former Portuguese colony.
Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic
Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic
Profile of the stand-up comedian.
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East End Film Festival Features

Predicting a riot
Mike Lerner talks about his new documentary on Pussy Riot.
New York Safari, Part 2
An expedition with the director of Soldate Jeannette.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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