The Tragedy Of Macbeth The Tragedy Of Macbeth

This year's edition of the festival will run as a hybrid event, featuring in person screenings and online from October 6 to 17. Several of the films will also be simultaneously screened at partner venues elsewhere in the UK. The festival will open with The Harder They Fall and close with Macbeth.

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The First Wave
The First Wave
Documentary consideration of how NYC's emergency workers dealt with the first wave of the pandemic.
The Power Of The Dog
The Power Of The Dog
A widow and her son are tormented by her new husband’s sullen and bullying brother.
Bad Luck Banging Or Loony Porn
Bad Luck Banging Or Loony Porn
Emi, a school teacher, finds her career and reputation under threat after a personal sex tape is leaked on the Internet.
King Richard
King Richard
Story of the Williams sisters rise to tennis fame under the tutelage of their father.
Petite Maman
Petite Maman
Something magical happens to a young girl after the death of her grandma.
Shepherd
Shepherd
A grieving widower is overcome by malevolent forces.
Passing
Passing
Two African-American women who can "pass" as white choose to live on opposite sides of the colour line in 1929 New York in an exploration of racial and gender identity, performance, obsession and repression.
Playground
Playground
A little girl faces a moral dilemma after she sees her brother being bullied.
Spencer
Spencer
The marriage of Princess Diana and Prince Charles has long since grown cold. Though rumours of affairs and a divorce abound, peace is ordained for the Christmas festivities, across which handful of days, the film is set.
ear for eye
ear for eye
Adaptation of the director's play about racial injustice.
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London Film Festival Features

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From saving goals to shooting film
Icelandic goalie Hannes Þór Halldórsson on his movie debut Cop Secret
Ideas create the aesthetic
Ed Lachman on Todd Haynes, Christine Vachon, and shooting interviews for The Velvet Underground
Secret plan
Cop Secret writers and stars on how a comedy trailer turned into an action movie
Making space for magic
Alexandre Koberidze on folktales and What Do We See When We Look At The Sky?
A participant observer
Ed Lachman on Songs For Drella, Lou Reed, John Cale, and The Velvet Underground
'I’m always amazed people are shocked by sex in movies'
Benedetta director Paul Verhoeven on religion, nudity, and sexuality
Team Tilda make a splash
Mother and daughter reunion for a Cannes ovation
Fishing for truth
Luzzu director Alex Camilleri on the casting and shooting of his debut
Reinventing herself
Mia Hansen-Løve on Bergman Island, ghosts and Maya
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