In the summer of 1979, in Thüringen, East Germany, two families put together a crazy plan. They are desperate to leave the GDR for the 'West' and plan to flee in a homemade hot air balloon. Balloon is a gripping and inspiring drama based on an incredible true story.
Late Night (15)
Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) is a pioneer and legendary host on the late-night talk-show circuit. When she's accused of being a "woman who hates women," she decides to hire Molly (Mindy Kaling), as the one woman in her all-male writers' room.
BFI Film Academy Residential 2019 - Deadline Wednesday 26th June, 1PM
Whether you’re a filmmaker, blogger, regular cinema goer, or someone who simply enjoys watching and talking about films, this exciting and intensive week-long residential will give you a real insight into the world of cinema.
A larger-than-life musical fantasy like no other, Rocketman tracks the life of one of the worlds best-loved living legends, Elton John.
- BFI Film Academy Residential
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