London Film Festival 2019

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The Deathless Woman The Deathless Woman
The Deathless Woman and George: The Story Of George
The Deathless Woman (Country: UK; Year: 2019; Director: Roz Mortimer)
Exploring the hidden history of the Nazi genocide of the Roma.
George: The Story Of George (Country: US; Year: 2018; Director: Jeffrey Perkins; Writer: Jeffrey Perkins; Stars: George Maciunas, Jordan Carter, Jon Hendricks, Jonas Mekas, Yoko Ono, Nam June Paik, George Maciunas, Jordan Carter, Jon Hendricks, Jonas Mekas, Yoko Ono, Nam June Paik)
Portrait of artist George Maciunas tracing the Fluxus movement.
I Die Of Sadness Crying For You (Year: 2019; Director: Nina Danino; Stars: Marifé de Triana, Yolanda Figueroa, Elena Danino)
Essay film about the copla genre of Spanish music.
Krabi, 2562 (Country: UK, Thailand; Year: 2019; Director: Ben Rivers, Anocha Suwichakornpong; Stars: Arak Amornsupasiri, Nuttawat Attasawat, Primrin Puarat, Achtara Suwan, Siraphan Wattanajinda, Arak Amornsupasiri, Nuttawat Attasawat, Primrin Puarat, Achtara Suwan, Siraphan Wattanajinda)
Portrait of the Thai tourist town.
Ouvertures (Country: France, Haiti, UK; Year: 2019; Director: Louis Henderson, Olivier Marboeuf)
Experimental film reflects on the legacy of Haitian revolutionary Toussaint L’Ouverture through the work of a collective who are translating a play.
Ruptures Ruptures
Ruptures and Ouvertures
Ruptures (Country: Turkey, UK; Year: 209; Director: Brad Butler, Noorafshan Mirza)
In Turkey, an MP, a former police commissioner, a right-wing assassin and a woman are all involved in a car crash.
Trouble (Country: US, UK; Year: 2019; Director: Mariah Garnett; Stars: Robyn Reihill, Mariah Garnett)
A personal account of an estranged father set against the Northern Ireland conflict.
Unheimlich II: Astarti (Country: France; Year: 1980; Director: Katerina Thomadaki; Writer: Maria Klonaris, Katerina Thomadaki; Stars: Maria Klonaris, Parvaneh Navaï, Katerina Thomadaki, Maria Klonaris, Parvaneh Navaï, Katerina Thomadaki)
Restoration of this experimental Super 8 film about the eternal feminine.
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