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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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- Documentary Competition
- First Feature Competition
- Headline Galas
- Official Competition
- Special Presentations
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London Latest Reviews
A teenager is forced to choose between a charismatic young man he meets in a detention centre and his own sense of moral integrity.
Shy girl Miriam is waiting to celebrate her 15th birthday and she wants to invite her guy. So far they’ve only chatted online, and the anticipated blind date only complicates things.
Detective thriller based on Martin Amis' Night Train.
A young wannabe milliner in Budapest meets a man connected to her past and begins to uncover family secrets.
Documentary spanning six years in the life of Libya’s nascent women’s football scene.
A young male sex worker searches for love and companionship.
Dramatisation of the early life of Rudolf Nureyev and his defection to the West.
A middle-aged woman declares war on the heavy industry in her small town, but everything changes when a Ukrainian orphan enters her life.
A pair of cops suspended for strong-arm tactics descend into the criminal underworld.
Biopic of The Sunday Times war correspondent Marie Colvin while on assignment in Syria.
London Film Festival Features
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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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