London Indian Film Festival
Bringing you the best new Indian and South Asian independent cinema from 23 June to 3 July, with a range of UK premieres and special guests.
LIFF Opening Night Gala: World Premiere: Dobaaraa + Q&A with Anurag Kashyap and other special guests
Anurag Kashyap’s surreal Sliding Doors-style story promises a fine start to the festival.
British Gala: Little English + Q&A with director Pravesh Kumar, cast and crew
A raucous and audacious comedy following the lives of a dysfunctional British Punjabi family.
Gandhi + intro
LIFF celebrates the 40th anniversary of Richard Attenborough’s iconic biopic of the Mahatma.
Last Film Show + Q&A with director Pan Nalin
An audience favourite at Tribeca, Pan Nalin’s delightful and moving film celebrates the magic of movies.
Once Upon a Time in Calcutta + Q&A with director Aditya Vikram Sengupta
Inspired by true events, this film follows a bereaved mother’s search for a new identity in a rapidly changing city.
Too Desi Too Queer + Q&A
The ever-popular programme returns to the BFI with a selection of LGBTQIA+ shorts from South Asia.
In conversation with Aparna Sen + UK Premiere: The Rapist
A very rare chance to hear from one of India’s greatest woman directors, and enjoy a preview of her latest film.
LIFF Closing Gala: Superfan: The Nav Bhatia Story + Q&A with Nav Bhatia and producer Rinku Ghei
The incredible life of the Toronto Raptors’ biggest fan is the focus of this inspirational documentary.