Riz Ahmed is on career best mode in this sensitive portrait of a metal drummer losing his hearing.
A light and lovely Dickens adaptation with Dev Patel revealing his immense comic chops in the title role.
The festival’s sidebar includes new films from Julie Delpy and Sarah Gavron, plus Riz Ahmed as a heavy metal drummer.
Todd Philips, James Mangold, Taika Waititi, Rian Johnson and more are set to unveil new films this autumn.
By Ella Kemp
Elle Fanning plays a young talent show hopeful in Max Minghella’s sweet-sounding directorial debut.
A committed Nicole Kidman slums it in this by-the-book detective noir from director Karyn Kusama.
Robert Pattinson gets flung into deep space in Claire Denis’ beguiling, exceptional English-language debut.
Jeremy Saulnier continues his excellent run with this haunting Alaskan mystery thriller starring Jeffrey Wright and Riley Keough.
By Ella Kemp
The lives of a prostitute and a cyclist become intertwined over the course of a long, sensual night.
Xavier Dolan’s overly earnest, star-packed drama concerns the untimely demise of an American TV idol.
Barry Jenkins’ faithful adaptation of James Baldwin’s heartbreaking love story is pure cinematic poetry.
Hollywood icon Robert Redford plays a charming career criminal in his final ever screen performance.
Elisabeth Moss is on showstopping form as a self-destructive punk singer in Alex Ross Perry’s manic mediation on fame.
Chloë Grace Moretz and Isabelle Huppert star in this darkly comic thriller from director Neil Jordan.
Jonah Hill’s directorial debut is a moving portrayal of adolescent isolation set within Los Angeles’ ’90s skating scene.
Melissa McCarthy proves her dramatic chops as a literary forger in Marielle Heller’s follow-up to The Diary of a Teenage Girl.
Steve McQueen turns his formidable filmmaking talent to the heist genre with impressive and passionate results.