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The 53rd London Film Festival ran from Wednesday 14 October to Thursday 29 October 2009.
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View Films by Strand:
- Cinema Europa
- Film On The Square
- French Revolutions
- Galas And Special Screenings
- New British Cinema
- Short Cuts & Animation
- Treasures From The Archives
- World Cinema
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London Latest Reviews
Living on the outskirts of Barcelona, Arnau raises a menagerie of songbirds and tries to accumulate the funds to hire a lawyer for his imprisoned mother.
Multi-textual examination of a mass-murder
Documentary examining the life and legacy of the controversial comic.
When a man is dumped by his girlfriend, he determines to win her back... even if he has to get her new man out of the way.
A geeky underachiever finds his life turning around when the prettiest girl in his class declares an interest in him - but both are nervous, and they soon discover that relationships are fragile things.
A group of elderly people film themselves fornicating with the debris of society.
A psychedelic journey into the afterlife.
Documentary tracking the rise of The Doors, featuring rare footage of the band and Jim Morrison.
A young American tourist is robbed in Jamaica and his attempts to reach the American Embassy in Kingston turn into a surreal odyssey.
A young girl is disappointed on her birthday.
London Film Festival Features
London Film Festival News
Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet
In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.
A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.
Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.
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