Red carpet premieres of the most anticipated and most talked about films to give everyone a slice of the Festival experience. Strong female characters rule the screen this year. The global small-screen success of Downton Abbey hits the big screen with the same wit, social tension and revelation. Nina Wu sees dreams turn into a nightmare psychological thriller in a timely exploration of the dangerous games played in a competitive field.
The 30th anniversary’s Special Presentation then closes SGIFF this year with a unique taste of France as Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche come together as a formidable mother-daughter pair in acclaimed director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s The Truth.
The Crawleys are back and they have been expecting us! We are cordially invited to join them in the grand and magnificent Downton Abbey.
A bit-part actress’ sanity is pushed to its limit, thanks to the trauma she endures after scoring a hard-earned lead role.