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BFI London Film Festival: Shadow (Ying)

Shadow (Ying)

Shadow (Ying) Directed by Zhang Yimou Starring Deng Chao, Sun Li, Zheng Kai, Wang Qianyuan, Wang Jingchun, Hu Jun, Guan Xiaotong and Leo Wu Screening at LFF October 19th and 20th 2018 by Joanna Orland Based on historical Chinese lore, Shadow tells the tale of neighbouring kingdoms Pei and Jing, who have a history of […]

The Works of Mamoru Hosoda

The Works of Mamoru Hosoda

The Works of Mamoru Hosoda October 13th-20th, 2018 Noho Studios, London by Amanda Farley This year’s London Film Festival includes the UK premiere of Mamoru Hosoda’s latest film Mirai. To mark the occasion, from Saturday 13th October through to Saturday 20th October 2018, London is playing host to an exciting exhibition titled The Works of […]

BFI London Film Festival: Outlaw King Premiere

BFI London Film Festival: Outlaw King star Chris Pine

Outlaw King Directed by David Mackenzie Starring Chris Pine, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Florence Pugh, Billy Howle, Tony Curran, James Cosmo and Stephen Dillane Screening at LFF October 17th, 18th and 19th 2018 by Joanna Orland Outlaw King is a historical film about Scottish hero Robert the Bruce. Directed by David Mackenzie and starring Chris Pine, the […]

BFI London Film Festival: Duplicate

Duplicate

Duplicate Directed by Bill Oliver Starring Ansel Elgort, Patricia Clarkson and Suki Waterhouse Screening at LFF October 14th and 16th 2018 by Joanna Orland Jonathan (Elgort) lives his life to a strict routine. By day, he works part-time as an architect: He keeps up with his chores and is in bed before 7pm. Every night, […]

BFI London Film Festival: Suspiria

Suspiria

Suspiria Directed by Luca Guadagnino Starring Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Mia Goth, Jessica Harper and Chloë Grace Moretz Screening at LFF October 16th, 17th and 19th 2018 by Richard Hamer Luca Guadagnino’s Suspiria is enough of a departure from the 1977 original that a review of comparison is pointless. While still a Euro-horror of dance […]

BFI London Film Festival: Fahrenheit 11/9

Fahrenheit 11/9

Fahrenheit 11/9 Directed by Michael Moore Screening at LFF October 14th and 15th 2018 by Joanna Orland Inverting the title of one of his previous films, documentarian Michael Moore explores the election of Trump and the events leading up to it. Using archive footage and narration, Fahrenheit 11/9 begins by recapping the events of the […]

BFI London Film Festival: Beautiful Boy

Beautiful Boy

Beautiful Boy Directed by Felix van Groeningen Starring Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney and Amy Ryan Screening at LFF October 13th, 14th and 16th 2018 by Joanna Orland Beautiful Boy is based on the true life story of Nic Sheff and his battle to overcome addiction. Based on two separate books – Beautiful Boy: […]

62nd BFI London Film Festival: Photo Gallery

BFI London Film Festival: Beautiful Boy stars Timothee Chalamet & Steve Carell

Updated October 20th, 2018

62nd BFI London Film Festival: Video Gallery

BFI London Film Festival: Fahrenheit 11/9 director Michael Moore

Updated October 17th, 2018

BFI London Film Festival: Vox Lux

Vox Lux

Vox Lux Directed by Brady Corbet Starring Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Raffey Cassidy, Stacy Martin and Jennifer Ehle Screening at LFF October 15th and 16th 2018 by Joanna Orland In 1999, teenaged Celeste (Cassidy) survives a high school shooting massacre. At the memorial, she performs a song she composed with her sister Eleanor (Martin), capturing […]