BRITFEST BUS

Find on the streets of Moscow an authentic red bus of the New British Film Festival on November 2-4.

Colette (2018)

drama, biography, history

Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms.

Songbird (2018)

drama

A rock musician enrolls in college after she breaks up with her boyfriend and her band falls apart.

Dark River (2017)

drama, mystery, thriller

Following the death of her father, Alice (Ruth Wilson) returns to her home village for the first time in 15 years, to claim the tenancy to the family farm she believes is rightfully hers.

Old boys (2018)

comedy

In the school-set re-working of Cyrano, an awkward but imaginative pupil helps the handsome but spectacularly dim school-hero pursue the fiery daughter of a visiting French teacher.

Dead in a Week: Or Your Money Back (2018)

action, comedy, drama

After his ninth unsuccessful attempt on his own life, a young man outsources his suicide to an ageing assassin. "If you're serious about ending it, you need professional help"

On Chesil Beach (2017)

drama, romance

Based on Ian McEwan's novel. In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.

Disobedience (2017)

drama, romance

A woman returns to her Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her for her attraction to a female childhood friend.

Slaughterhouse Rulez (2018)

action, comedy, horror

An illustrious British boarding school becomes a bloody battleground when a mysterious sinkhole appears at a nearby fracking site unleashing unspeakable horror

The Happy Prince (2018)

drama, bigraphy

Not a fairy tale about Oscar Wilde

Funny Cow (2017)

comedy, drama

A comedian uses her troubled past as material for her stand-up routine, trying to rise up through the comedy circuit by playing Northern England's working men's clubs.

The Party's Just Beginning (2018)

Comedy | Drama

When her best friend takes his own life, Liusaidh has to deal with stresses of such a situation.

Obey (2018)

drama

As London slides towards a time of violent social unrest, on the estates of East London, a young man's life is torn apart by a love for a girl from a different place.

Ray and Liz (2018)

drama

In 1990, alcohol makes Richard's father Ray a prisoner in his own bedroom. Ray's estranged wife Liz and neighbour Sid battle for control of Ray

Finding Your Feet (2017)

comedy, drama, romance

On the eve of retirement a middle class, judgmental snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister.

The Lobster (2015)

comedy, drama, romance

A love story set in a dystopian near future where single people are arrested and transferred to a creepy hotel

They Shall Not Grow Old (2018)

documentary, history, war

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war

Mr. Turner (2014)

drama, history

An exploration of the last quarter century of the great, if eccentric, British painter J.M.W. Turner's life

Widows (2018)

crime, drama, thriller

"Widows" is the story of four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities

The Favourite (2018)

biography, history

Women's power game; the author of The Lobster is immersed in the history of England

XIX New British Film Festival