Also playing as part of the 14 night open air programme at London’s Somerset House will be Guy Ritchie’s A Man From U.N.C.L.E and Me And Earl And The Dying Girl.
Film4’s programme of open-air screenings at London’s Somerset House will kick off with Anne Fontaine’s comedy Gemma Bovery starring Gemma Arterton, based on the character by British writer Posy Simmonds.
Film4 Summer Screen (August 6-19) will feature 14 nights of open air films at Somerset House, accompanied by a series of talks and special events in Behind the Screen.
Also screening will be Guy Ritchie’s A Man from U.N.C.L.E. – a reimagining of the classic 1960s TV series starring Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer.
The closing night film will be Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s teen comedy Me And Earl And The Dying Girl.
The line up will also include Werner Herzog’s Aguirre, Wrath of God and Michael Mann’s The Last of the Mohicans, Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing and Jonathan Demme’s The Silence Of The Lambs, as well as Mike Nichol’s The Graduate and Roman Holiday starring Audrey Hepburn.
This year’s double bill will be cult comedy Withnail And I and dark comedy horror An American Werewolf In London.
A new addition for this year’s is the Summer Screen Spotlight programme, which aims to showcase exceptional new filmmaking from around the world and will include Sundance and Berlin winning Brazilian family drama The Second Mother, directed by Anna Muylaert.
Back for the second time is the Best of 10 Public Vote, which will give audiences the chance to choose between ten movie musicals.