The 62nd edition of the festival will run from October 10 to 21. It will open with the international premiere of Steve McQueen's Widows and close with the world premiere of Stan And Ollie. There will also be gala screenings of Mike Leigh's Peterloo and The Favourite, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos.

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Holiday
Holiday
The sugar baby of a mob boss flirts with a stranger on the Turkish Riviera.
Dogman
Dogman
A dog groomer finds himself groomed to commit crime.
Colette
Colette
The story of author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette's rise to fame.
Mandy
Mandy
Pacific Northwest. 1983. Outsiders Red Miller and Mandy Bloom lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their haven is savagely destroyed by a cult, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey filled with bloody vengeance.
Roma
Roma
Chronicle of a middle-class family in the 1970s.
The Favourite
The Favourite
Two of Queen Anne's acolytes jockey for position.
They'll Love Me When I'm Dead
They'll Love Me When I'm Dead
Documentary about Orson Welles unfinished film, The Other Side Of The Wind.
Beautiful Boy
Beautiful Boy
A father tries to help his son break his cycle of drug addiction.
Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
A drama about the hopelessly intertwined world of publishing.
Wildlife
Wildlife
A portrait of a family in crisis.
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London Film Festival Features

Rhapsody in red
Peter Strickland on dreaming through films and In Fabric
Ahead of her time
Wash Westmoreland on Richard Glatzer, Andrea Flesch and the relationships in Colette
Circularity of the moments
Luke Davies on co-scripting Felix van Groeningen's Beautiful Boy

London Film Festival News

LFF announces full programme
Curaon, Guadagnino and Park join line-up
London Film Festival announces competition line-up
50% directed or co-directed by women
They Shall Not Grow Old to premiere at LFF
Peter Jackson's World War One doc gets gala screening.
Victorian cinema celebrated in IMAX
BFI announces archive gala of rare film at LFF
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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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