Sink or Swim + One Cambodian Family Please For My Pleasure

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London Film Week


Sink or Swim

UK Preview Screening


A group of 40-something guys decide to form their local pool’s first ever synchronised swimming team – for men. Braving skepticism and ridicule and trained by a fallen champion trying to pull herself together, the group set out on an unlikely adventure. French director Gilles Lellouche made a splash at this year’s Cannes festival with a hugely entertaining and moving comedy about dreams that can come true even if we don’t dare believe in them.


The screening will be preceded by a short film:


One Cambodian Family Please For My Pleasure

Anna Martemucci | USA


1981: A lonely refugee from Czechoslovakia (Emily Mortimer) paints an all-too-appealing picture of her American life as she types a letter begging an organization to send a Cambodian refugee family so that she may help resettle them in the “dreamland” of her new hometown: Fargo, North Dakota.

BBFC rating
N/A
Year
2018
Running time
150 mins
Country
France
Other features
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Director
Gilles Lellouche
Cast
Mathieu Amalric, Guillaume Canet, Benoît Poelvoorde

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December 7th

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