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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.
View Films by Strand:
- Cinema Europa
- Film On The Square
- French Revolutions
- Galas and Special Screenings
- New British Cinema
- Treasures from the Archives
- World Cinema
View previous years coverage of the London Film Festival festival:
London Latest Reviews
Two brothers hatch a plot to make their reunion wish come true.
The intriguing story of a woman discovered in a London flat three years after her death.
Three friends discover surfing as an escape from the violence of late-apartheid South Africa.
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.
Director Robert Guediguian returns to his old Marseilles stamping ground for an entertaining, politically passionate drama starring the director's ensemble regulars.
Four men compete for the affections of Garance, a free spirited courtesan.
A dynamic, star-studded study of love in the 21st century.
An Albanian family are caught in a blood feud.
An existential drama about how two people’s relationship survives after one of them has a stroke.
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.
London Film Festival Features
London Film Festival News
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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