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Quiz: which film should you see at the BFI London Film Festival?

Find the perfect screening for you – then enter our draw for the chance to win a pair of tickets and join the stars on the red carpet of an LFF gala!

By Time Out London Film
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Carol!

You spend your days wandering around in a dreamy swoon. This tender romance starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara will tug at your heartstrings. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of ‘Carol’ on Wednesday October 14 at 7.15pm, enter the ballot below.

 

Trumbo!

You take Hollywood history seriously and you love a courtroom drama. Check out this hard-hitting movie about the Hollywood communist witch hunts of the 1950s featuring ‘Breaking Bad’ star Bryan Cranston. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of 'Trumbo' on Thursday October 8 at 7.15pm, enter the ballot below.

 

Black Mass!

You're a hard-living gangster, but you have a major soft spot for Johnny Depp. Witness his return to 'proper' acting in this real-life mob drama. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of 'Black Mass' on Sunday October 11 at 7.15pm, enter the ballot below.

 

Brooklyn!

You’re a sucker for anything retro and go weak at the knees for the Big Apple. You need to see Saoirse Ronan in the exquisite film of Colm Tóibín’s novel about a homesick Irish woman living in New York in the 1950s. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of ‘Brooklyn’ on Monday October 12 at 7.15pm, enter the ballot below.

 

The Lady in the Van!

Camden is your spiritual home and you’re partial to hobnob while listening to ‘Desert Island Discs’ on Radio 4. You’ll love Alan Bennett’s film about the homeless woman who lived in a decrepit campervan in his front garden for 15 years, starring the formidable Maggie Smith. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of ‘The Lady in the Van’ on Tuesday October 13 at 7.15pm, enter the ballot below

 

The Lobster!

Four legs good! You’re an animal lover, possibly with a wickedly twisted sense of humour. Try Yorgos Lanthimos’s strange comedy about a society in which people must find a soulmate or be turned into an animal. Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz star. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of ‘The Lobster’ on Tuesday October 13 at 6pm, enter the ballot below.

 

High-Rise!

You're an urban animal always on the prowl for dangerous new experiences. Try this mind-bending adaptation of JG Ballard's infamous novel for size. Tom Hiddleston stars. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of 'High-Rise' on Friday October 9 at 6.15pm, enter the ballot below.

 

A Bigger Splash

You’re a bohemian, let-it-all-hang-out free spirit. This drama starring Tilda Swinton as a Bowie-like rock star recovering from a throat op in Italy should light your fire. Watch out for a scene-stealing Ralph Fiennes. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of ‘A Bigger Splash’ on Friday October 9 at 9.30pm, enter the ballot below.

 

The Program!!

You're a speed demon who doesn't give a damn about the rules – but you're very, very sorry when you get caught. This pacy biopic of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong will spin your wheels. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of 'The Program' on Saturday October 10 at 6.30pm, enter the ballot below.

 

Shooting Stars!

You're old-school classy, and you know they don't make great movies like they used to. This long-lost British 1928 silent comedy set backstage at a film studio should tickle your fancy. For your chance to win a pair of tickets to the BFI London Film Festival screening of 'Shooting Stars' on Friday October 16 at 6.45pm, enter the ballot below.

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