Glasgow Film Festival 2021

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Enemies Of The State Enemies Of The State
Enemies Of The State and Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliché
A Brixton Tale (Reprobate) (Country: UK; Year: 2021; Director: Darragh Carey, Bertrand Desrochers; Writer: Rupert Baynham, Darragh Carey; Stars: Lily Newmark, Michael Maloney, Jaime Winstone)
Wealthy YouTuber Leah chooses shy youth Benji as the subject of her Brixton documentary. They fall for each other, but the desire for edgy footage leads them down a violent path.
Dreams On Fire (Year: 2021; Director: Philippe McKie; Writer: Philippe McKie)
An exploration of the underground dance community in Tokyo.
Enemies Of The State (Country: US; Year: 2020; Director: Sonia Kennebeck)
When their hacker son is targeted by the US Government, the DeHarts will do anything to protect him.
Handsome (Country: UK; Year: 2021; Director: Luke White; Stars: Nicholas Bourne, Krish Matreja, Charlie Somers, Thành Viet, Alexander Bourne, Armond Millard)
Two brothers embark on a worldwide journey to discover what it's like for other siblings living with Down's syndrome.
Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliché (Country: UK; Year: 2021; Director: Celeste Bell, Paul Sng; Writer: Celeste Bell, Zoe Howe; Stars: Poly Styrene, Celeste Bell)
A documentary about the punk legend.
A Brixton Tale A Brixton Tale
A Brixton Tale and Handsome
Sweetheart (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: JD Dillard; Writer: JD Dillard, Alex Hyner, Alex Theurer; Stars: Kiersey Clemons, Emory Cohen, Hanna Mangan Lawrence, Andrew Crawford, Kiersey Clemons, Emory Cohen, Hanna Mangan Lawrence, Andrew Crawford)
Jenn has washed ashore a small tropical island and it doesn’t take her long to realise she’s completely alone. She must spend her days not only surviving the elements, but must also fend off the malevolent force that comes out each night.
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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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