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BFI London Film Festival reveals 2018 dates and submission deadline

Tricia Tuttle takes over as Artistic Director for this year’s event.

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'Loveless' triumphs at BFI London Film Festival

The Wound wins in the first feature competition.

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Luca Guadagnino plots 'Call Me By Your Name' sequel (exclusive)

The story would be set seven years after events in the first film – and Elio wouldn’t necessarily be gay.

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'Call Me By Your Name' director: shooting on digital is "laziness"

Luca Guadagnino launches broadside at ”ideological lie of the industry”.

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Visit boards BFI London Film Festival entry ‘Anchor And Hope’ (exclusive)

Ryan Kampe to handle world sales excluding Spain, Andorra.

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'Ghost Stories' with Andy Nyman, Alex Lawther, Martin Freeman heading to US

IFC Midnight is acquiring North American distribution rights to the supernatural thriller.

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'Apostasy' director Daniel Kokotajlo wins 2017 £50k IWC bursary award

Other directors on shortlist were Rungano Nyoni (I Am Not A Witch) and Michael Pearce (Beast).


First projects for London's Production Finance Market announced (exclusive)

Number 9 Films’ Elizabeth Karlsen also announced to deliver keynote speech.

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Andrea Arnold to topline London Film Festival main competition jury

Melissa Parmenter, John Battsek and Michael Dudok De Wit lead other 2017 juries.

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Guillermo del Toro added to London Film Festival Screen Talk line-up

Armie Hammer, Dustin Hoffman and Adam Sandler also confirmed to attend this year.


BFI announce three finalists for £50k emerging filmmaker bursary

Daniel Kokotajlo, Rungano Nyoni and Michael Pearce in contention for award.

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​London Film Festival adds four films

Manhunt, No Stone Unturned, Custody and Nico, 1988 added to LFF line-up.