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New British Film Festival in St. Petersburg

New British Film Festival in St. Petersburg

Britfest 2016 will take place on screens from 26 October to 6 November.

Distinguished directors, favorite actors and interesting movies only - the first week of November will be a gift for festival films’ fans. Britfest 2016 kicks off in different cities of Russia from October 26, and in St. Petersburg will be held at the cinema hall "Aurora" from 1 to 6 November.

New British Film Festival in St. Petersburg

Britain will appear on the cinema screen in all its glory, showing the island cinema’s novelty. Among the participants are already well known directors and bright newcomers. The feature films will be presented at Britfest by famous directors’ names, among which is the director of "Calvary" John Michael McDonagh and his black comedy "War on Everyone." Romantic film about love and friendship ("This Beautiful Fantastic") at the festival alternates with action history movie ("Anthropoid ").

Also guests will see a selection of this year's British BAFTA short films, plus dramas and documentaries. All festival screenings will be shown on the original language with Russian subtitles. Learn the full festival program here.