Fernando Mereilles' latest film 360 opens the 2011 London Film Festival Fernando Mereilles' latest film 360 opens the 2011 London Film Festival

The 55th London Film Festival will run from October 12 to 27. The Opening Night film is the latest from Fernando Merilles (City Of God, The Constant Gardener) 360, and Terrence Davies' The Deep Blue Sea closes the festival.

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I Wish
I Wish
Two brothers hatch a plot to make their reunion wish come true.
Dreams of A Life
Dreams of A Life
The intriguing story of a woman discovered in a London flat three years after her death.
Otelo Burning
Otelo Burning
Three friends discover surfing as an escape from the violence of late-apartheid South Africa.
Let The Bullets Fly
Let The Bullets Fly
Jiang Wen's rumbustious comedy-adventure, set in the 1920s, is an Eastern Western. Chow Yun-Fat, Ge You and Jiang himself star as the three unscrupulous men vying for control of Goose Town: fun performances, and lots of flying bullets.
The Snows Of Kilimanjaro
The Snows Of Kilimanjaro
Director Robert Guediguian returns to his old Marseilles stamping ground for an entertaining, politically passionate drama starring the director's ensemble regulars.
Les Enfants du Paradis
Les Enfants du Paradis
Four men compete for the affections of Garance, a free spirited courtesan.
A dynamic, star-studded study of love in the 21st century.
The Forgiveness Of Blood
The Forgiveness Of Blood
An Albanian family are caught in a blood feud.
A Simple Life
A Simple Life
An existential drama about how two people’s relationship survives after one of them has a stroke.
We Can't Go Home Again
We Can't Go Home Again
A companion piece to Don't Expect Too Much, We Can't Go Home Again is an experimental vision of disillusioned American youth in the Seventies.
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London Film Festival Features

Georgia on her mind
Director Julia Loktev talks about shooting The Loneliest Planet
Beauty and the bullet
Gerardo Naranjo talks about crime thriller Miss Bala
Was The Descendants fashion a Payne for Clooney?
The director and star talk pants... and Hawaiian shirts.
All about Kevin
Lynne Ramsay and Ezra Miller on the film everybody's talking about.

London Film Festival News

London Film Festival line-up announced
55th edition to feature 13 world premieres.

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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