Sam Mendes’ ‘Empire Of Light’ added to BFI London Film Festival line-up

The title will be this year’s American Express Gala.Sam Mendes’ Empire Of Light has been selected as the American Express Gala at this year’s BFI London Film Festival.The title is written, directed and produced by Oscar and Bafta winning Skyfall director Mendes, and will have its European premiere at Lff on October 12 at the Southbank Centre in the Royal Festival Hall, with Mendes in attendance alongside producer Pippa Harris and key cast including Olivia Colman, Screen Star of Tomorrow 2020 Micheal Ward, Colin Firth, Toby Jones, Tanya Moodie, Tom Brooke and Crystal Clarke.It is set in

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