5th - 16th October
Discover the world's best new films in the heart of London
Star-studded premieres of some of the most anticipated films of the year.
The Best Film Award recognises inspiring, inventive and distinctive filmmaking.
The Sutherland Award recognises the most original and imaginative directorial debut.
The Grierson Award recognises feature-length documentaries with integrity, originality and social or cultural significance.
Special presentations at LFF 2022
Sweet, passionate, tough – love is a complex and many-splendoured thing.
Riveting films that amplify, scrutinise, argue and surprise.
From mega LOLZ through romcom to dry and understated - humour in all its forms.
In-your-face and arresting – stories that take you out of your comfort zone.
Nerve-shredders that will get your adrenalin pumping and keep you on the edge of your seat.
From the mind-altering and unclassifiable to fantasy, sci-fi and horror.
Whether it’s the voyage or the destination, these films transport you and shift your perspective.
Celebrating artistic expression and electricity of the creative process.
Films by artists that revolutionise and reshape our vision of cinema.
Films for the young... and young at heart.
Revived and restored from the world’s archives.