2 - 11 nov 2018

Program 2018

Saturday 03 November

Panic Attack

Bonkers!

12:00 - 13:40 Trianon 3

Insane as well as tragic comedy that shows how quickly and easily our entire worlds could fall apart. Seven stories that crash and burn, each in their own special way. Must-see for fans of Wild Tales, Burn After Reading and valium.

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Sorry To Bother You

Bonkers!

14:00 - 15:45 Kijkhuis 1

Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield), a 30-something black telemarketer with self-esteem issues, discovers a magical selling power living inside of him. Bursting with wit and originality, writer/director Boots Riley pulls no punches in this immensely intelligent comedy about overcoming your perception of your own powers of persuasion.

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Nic-a-Thon

Specials

16:00 - 23:30 Red Carpet Lounge

This year, LIFF is more than just a festival -- we have a museum as well. During the film festival, Film Museum Leiden (or FML) honors Nicolas Cage with a marathon of his best films, selected by none other than Nicolas Cage himself.

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The Man Who Feels No Pain

Bonkers!

16:15 - 18:26 Trianon 2

In this Bollywood-infused action film by Vasan Bala, a young man born without the ability to feel pain, goes out on a quest to vanquish 100 foes.

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American Animals

American Indie Competition

19:00 - 20:56 Trianon 1

Very expensive books in a library with atrocious security, a rackety getaway car, and bored (young) men in horrible disguises: American Animals has all the ingredients for a classic heist film. But what is ‘true’ and what is ‘fabricated’ when everybody starts making up their own version of events?

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Suspiria

Panorama

21:15 - 23:47 Kijkhuis 1

Not a remake of Dario Argento’s 1977 horror classic, but an homage by Luca Guadagnino (Call Me By Your Name) with a soundtrack by Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke. A young ballet dancer discovers her dance academy has a dark and sinister edge.

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Mandy

Specials

23:59 - 01:59 Kijkhuis 2

Red Miller (Nicolas Cage) has been a broken man ever since the love of his life was murdered. The killers: insane members of the religious sect called Children of the New Dawn. Red wants revenge and goes in pursuit.

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