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BFI Southbank Guide Sep-Oct 2017

GOD’S OWN COUNTRY Dir. Francis Lee Special Jury Prize for Direction, Sundance 2017 Männer Reader Jury Award, Berlinale 2017 Michael Powell Award, Edinburgh 2017 #NationalLottery #BFIBacked BACKED BY THE BFI GOD’S OWN COUNTRY 1 SEPTEMBER The award-winning debut feature from writer-director Francis Lee is captivating and broodingly beautiful. Bracingly open-hearted, this is a thrillingly romantic story set in the heart of rural Yorkshire. DAPHNE 29 SEPTEMBER Peter Mackie Burns’ theatrical debut Daphne is a fresh, frank and funny character portrait of a frustrated thirty something on the threshold of a much-needed change. BRAKES COMING THIS AUTUMN The first feature from Mercedes Grower is a raw, dark and unconventional comedy following nine tumultuous relationships from their brutal and absurd endings back to their beginning sparks. IN CINEMAS ACROSS THE UK bfi.org.uk/filmfund


BFI Southbank Guide Sep-Oct 2017
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