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Returning for its 63rd edition from October 2 to 13, the London Film Festival opened with Armando Iannucci's The Personal History of David Copperfield and closes with Martin Scorcese's The Irishman. The full programme will be announced on August 29.
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- Documentary Competition
- First Feature Competition
- Headline Galas
- Official Competition
- Special Presentations
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London Latest Reviews
Hard-hitting drama tracks the three decades that shaped the feared leader of a biker gang.
A lone Jewish boy has to fend for himself in Nazi-occupied eastern Europe.
A meteorite lands in the frontyard of a family who have moved to a farm... and begins to mutate everything it touches.
A man struggles to better his circumstances, motivated by his love for a woman from a bourgeois family.
A Japanese TV host finds a trip to Uzbekistan to shoot an episode of her reality travel show begins to dissolve her chipper persona.
Set in New York City’s Chinatown, the film follows an ornery, chain-smoking Chinese grandma who goes all in at the casino, landing herself on the wrong side of luck… and in the middle of a gang war.
A schizophrenic woman finds things change when she embarks on a romance with a failed musician.
An aspiring gymnast finds her life turned upside down by the arrival of the older half-brother she didn't know she had.
Comedy, sees a family whose seriously ill daughter falls for a drug dealer discover that it might not be such a terrible thing after all.
A magistrate in a colonial town suffers a crisis of conscience about the regime he works for.
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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The 15th edition includes digital screenings.