Lawrence of Arabia

Nominated for five Oscars for Best Film Editing and winning for Lawrence of Arabia, British editor Anne V. Coates is a legendary figure in cinema…

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11/11/19 13/11/19
Le Trou

A rarely screened classic that deserves to be experienced more by today’s film audiences, Le Trou is an absolutely riveting French prison thriller…

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Leeds Music Video Competition

The Leeds International Music Video Award is a vibrant and ever-surprising survey of current trends in the contemporary music video, ranging from…

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14/11/19 18/11/19
Leeds Queer Short Film Competition 1

After a hugely successful debut of the Queer Shorts Programme in 2018, LIFF have once again partnered with Leeds Queer Film Festival to bring you an…

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15/11/19 20/11/19
Leeds Queer Short Film Competition 2

Partnering with Leeds Queer Film Festival, we’re thrilled to bring you not one but two full programmes of short films celebrating LGBTQ+ lives and…

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14/11/19 20/11/19
Leeds Screendance Competition

This compelling collection of international dance films explores the many ways a moving body can tell a story. From quirky gestures in an abandoned…

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The world's first films were made in Leeds in 1888 by Louis le Prince and today the city is a leading centre for film culture. The new Leeds Film City website is a hub for news and information about all film activity in the Leeds City Region and it is the online home for Leeds International Film Festival, Leeds Young Film Festival, and Independent Directions Film Festival. Follow our social media and sign up to our newsletter below for regular updates.

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