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5 to See: Sundance London 2021

Sundance, America’s most prestigious independent movie festival, comes to London’s Picturehouse with four days of movies, panel discussions and guest Q&As. Discover what to watch.

Where to Stream: 5 Films from ASFF

We select 5 incredible shorts from ASFF 2020 that have since been picked up by some of the world’s biggest streaming platforms. Get ready for compelling dramas, comedies and more.

Lust, Caution

Norwegian-born filmmaker Mona Fastvold returns with ‘The World To Come’ – the story of two 1850s wives who find friendship and love in the harshest of conditions.

5 Women Directors to Watch: Cannes 2021

This year’s Palme d’Or went to Julia Ducournau for ‘Titane’. ASFF highlights 5 films by women directors that caught the eye from the Cannes Film Festival’s official selection.

5 ASFF Success Stories

ASFF has provided a platform for incredible filmmakers to go on to make great in-roads in the film and television industry. Here are 5 success stories to inspire.

Working Class Hero

Italian filmmaker Pietro Marcello returns with this adaptation of Jack London’s 1909 novel ‘Martin Eden’. ASFF speaks to the director about cinematic influences and stories of freedom.

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