Moscow

Formula Kino Horizont

Andrey Apostolov
Film scholar

Simon Callow
Actor, director, writer

Ian Christie
Film scholar

Anton Dolin
Film critic

Darren Emerson
Director, producer and co-founder of London production companies VR City and East City Films.

Charles Garrad
Director, writer, artist, designer

Evgeniy Maizel
Film critic

Liz Rozenthal
CEO & Founder, Power to the Pixel Programmer , Venice Virtual Reality, Venice International Film Festival

Nina Tsyrkun
Film scholar

Victoria and Abdul (2017)

drama, history, biography

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

Final Portrait (2017)

comedy, drama, biography

In 1964, while on a short trip to Paris, the American writer and art-lover James Lord is asked by his friend, the world-renowned artist Alberto Giacometti, to sit for a portrait.

Mad to be Normal (2017)

drama, biography

During the 1960s, a renegade Scottish psychiatrist courts controversy within his profession for his approach to the field, and for the unique community he creates for his patients to inhabit.

Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)

family, biography

A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh.

England is Mine (2017)

drama, music, biography

A portrait of Morrissey and his early life in 1970s Manchester before he went on to become the lead singer of seminal alternative rock band The Smiths.

City of Tiny Lights (2016)

drama, crime, thriller

In the teeming, multicultural metropolis of modern-day London, a seemingly straightforward missing-person case launches a down-at-heel private eye into a dangerous world of religious fanaticism and political intrigue.

Daphne (2017)

drama

Daphne, 31, Londoner. Busy days, hectic nights, friends, people, lovers, are all welcome distractions from the constant and creeping feeling that her life is somehow stuck.

God’s Own Country (2017)

drama, romance

Isolated young sheep farmer Johnny Saxby numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker Gheorghe, employed for the lambing season, ignites an intense relationship that sets Johnny on a new path.

My Cousin Rachel (2017)

drama, romance, mystery

Philip, an orphan, was taken in and brought up by his cousin Ambrose, a Devon landowner he loves like a father. At a time, Ambrose, who has been advised by his physician a warmer climate, leaves for Tuscany.

That Good Night (2017)

drama

Ralph, a once-famous screenwriter, is in his seventies and terminally ill.

NBFF Talks: VR From Inside: An Author's Guide to Storytelling and Film Making

Darren Emerson, producer, director and co-founder of London production companies VR City and East City Films

NBFF Talks: Craft and Concept: From Architectual Installations to Feature Films

Charles Garrad, director, writer, artist, designer

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)

drama, mystery

Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart.

Waiting for You (2017)

drama

Paul investigates his late father's increasingly disturbing past and becomes suspicious of the mysterious, melancholic, and possibly dangerous Madeleine.

NBFF Talks: Starting With People – Prototyping, Participation and Personalisation

Liz Rozenthal CEO & Founder of Power to the Pixel Programmer, Venice Virtual Reality, Venice International Film Festival

Blade Runner: The Final Cut (1982) (1982)

sci-fi, thriller, mystery

In the futuristic year of 2019, Los Angeles has become a dark and depressing metropolis, filled with urban decay. Rick Deckard, an ex-cop, is a "Blade Runner". Blade runners are people assigned to assassinate "replicants".

The Party (2017)

comedy, drama

A comedy wrapped around a tragedy. It starts as a celebration and ends with blood on the floor.

Breathe (2017)

drama, romance, biography

When Robin is struck down by polio at the age of 28, he is confined to a hospital bed and given only a few months to live.

The Prestige (2006)

sci-fi, drama, mystery

In the end of the Nineteenth Century, in London, Robert Angier, his beloved wife Julia McCullough and Alfred Borden are friends and assistants of a magician. When Julia accidentally dies during a performance, Robert blames Alfred for her death and they become enemies.

1984 (1984)

sci-fi, drama

After The Atomic War the world is divided into three states. London is a city in Oceania, ruled by a party who has total control over all its citizens. Winston Smith is one of the bureaucrats, rewriting history in one of the departments.

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

sci-fi, drama

Protagonist Alex DeLarge is an "ultraviolent" youth in futuristic Britain. As with all luck, his eventually runs out and he's arrested and convicted of murder and rape.

Moon (2009)

sci-fi, drama

Sam Bell has a three year contract to work for Lunar Industries. For the contract's entire duration, he is the sole employee based at their lunar station. His primary job responsibility is to harvest and periodically rocket back to Earth supplies of helium-3.

XVIII New British Film Festival