BFI 52nd London Film Festival

London Film Festival 2008

London Film Festival 2008

The 52nd annual LFF includes the talents of Eva Green, Ryan Philippe, Robert Carlyle, Kevin Spacey, Thandie Newton 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
A Simple Heart. Sunshine Barry and the Disco Worms
World Cinema Short Cuts and Animation
The Secret Yowie
Experimenta Treasures from the Archives
Rivers Origin The Last Wagon
Galas and Special Screenings Film on the Square
Easy Virtue Lion's Den
New British Cinema Red Carpet Pictures
Telstar Red Carpet Pictures

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.

List of featured films

BFI Southbank (NFT1, NFT2, NFT3)
Odeon West End
Odeon Leicester Square
Curzon Mayfair
ICA Cinema
Ritzy Cinema

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 - Coming soon...
Telephone Booking - Call 020 7928 3232 from 09:30 – 20:30 daily.
Personal Booking
- At the BFI Southbank Box Office, South Bank, open daily from 11:30 – 20:30.
- At the Festival Ticket Booth, Leicester Square, open 14 – 30 October, 12:00 – 21:00.
- At the Festival venues, tickets for the day are available from 30 minutes before the first screening.

Cinema Interviews

Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy Press Conference
In support of the release of The Muppets, Kermit, Miss Piggy and the film's director James Brobin...
Aarakshan, Deepika Padukone
Can you tell us about the film and the character you play? The film is based on one if the most...
The Fighter, Amy Adams
Did you have fun playing your character? She was a really fun character to play, not only because...
The Fighter, David O. Russell
What is the movie about? Bleach blonde mother with seven bleach blonde sisters who all form a gang...
The Fighter, Christian Bale
What was it like training with the real Micky and Dicky? Just essential, you know, I mean Mark [...