London Film Festival 2005The 49th annual LFF includes the talents of Steve Coogan, famed director Fernando Meirelles, Gwyneth Paltrow, and a flock of fiesty penguins amongst more than 180 feature films. Conquering genres or just making them up, this year's collection melds hollywood icons and arty-types, and no matter your cinema modus operandi, you're sure to find something that stirs your mind. And soul.
|French Revolutions||Cinema Europa|
|World Cinema||Cuts and Animation|
|Experimenta||Treasures from the Archives|
|Special Screenings||Film on the Square|
|New British Cinema|
Here's LondonNet's guide to the LFF:
Delve into the deeper depths of indie-cinema with this year's London Film Festival, where crap conspires with cunning in a way that could only create a film festival.
Take advantage of the festival's four ways to book, but get tickets quick. (No credit or postal booking fee) Click here for ticket prices.
Online Booking - Book more than one film at a time, and pay by Switch, MasterCard, Visa or American Express card.
Telephone Booking - 020 7928 3232, 9.30 - 20.30 daily.
Postal Booking - NFT members get priority booking.
Personal Booking - at NFT Box Office (open daily from 11.30 - 20.30), Ticket Booth, Leicester Square (opposite Empire Cinema, open until 4 November, 12.00 - 21.00), and at all Festival venues, available from 30 minutes before the first screening.
Full list of LFF events - including Times Screen Talks with Pierce Brosnan and Gael García Bernal, as well as a debate about the DVD revolution...