Emma Thompson and Lashana Lynch star in one of the first big movie announcements of the Autumn festival season.
By Katie Goh
A selection of our favourite under-the-radar highlights from this year’s LFF to add to your viewing calendar.
Jeymes Samuel’s star-studded revenge western boldly reframes cowboy mythology for a modern audience.
This year’s LFF programme comprises 39 per cent female and 40 per cent ethnically diverse directors/creators.
Jeymes Samuel’s outlaw western will receive its world premiere at the festival in October.
By Leila Latif
Joanna Scanlan plays a Muslim convert who discovers a secret about her husband in Aleem Khan’s moving drama.
By Matt Turner
Eight non-fiction features that are well worth seeking out at this year’s LFF.
The Festival Director speak about putting together the most accessible, expansive LFF programme yet.
This year’s scaled-back celebration mixes world cinema gems with something a little different.
The British writer/director’s lesbian romance will cap off this year’s LFF on 17 October.
The first of five films from the director’s Small Axe anthology will screen for free to audiences across the UK.
This year’s LFF will offer online screenings, free screen talks and more, widening access across the UK.
We Are One collects over 100 submissions from Berlin, Cannes and BFI London Film Festival.
At the 63rd BFI London Film Festival, five films directed by women signalled a new chapter for Korean cinema.
Sprawling programmes and a focus on new talent makes buying tickets a tough task. But it need not be.
By Anton Bitel
Away from the showpiece gala screenings, these are the films worth seeking out at this year’s LFF.
Céline Sciamma, Marielle Heller and Athina Rachel Tsangari are all heading to the capital this October.