The 11th LKFF Online Edition has come to a close. We thank everyone who participated in this year's film festival. Click HERE, to view the live Q&As, Masterclasses and Panel Discussions available on the LKFF YouTube channel.



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The London Kurdish Film Festival was established in 2001 by a team of young filmmakers from across Kurdistan

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LKFF 2020 AWARD CEREMONY

The 11th London Kurdish Film Festival Online Edition has successfully come to a close, concluding with the Closing Award Ceremony.

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Programme Timetable for the 11th LKFF Online Edition

Check out our programme timetable for the 11th LKFF Online Edition.

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THE HEAVY BURDEN

This is a story about a family's livelihood that relies on a risky journey across the border.

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THE HEART OF RAQQA

Documenting the life of Mehmet Aksoy, a British-Kurdish filmmaker.

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FOR CAMERA

A Kurdish family is being recorded on camera, are we sure they are not aware of it?

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AKAM

Akam is a 10 year-old Kurdish boy, who lives in a village away from the city.

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THE SUMMER OF THE SWANS

A young disabled boy’s lifelong wish may be realised when his friends encounter a swan by the pond.

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SLAUGHTER

Ghasem is forced to sell their cow to spend a hard winter in their village. As soon as the sale is made, the cow goes missing.

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THE END WILL BE SPECTACULAR

The UK premiere of THE END WILL BE SPECTACULAR / JI BO AZADIYÊ will be screened on the 5th & 6th September 2020.

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Location: Great Cambridge Road,British Alevi Federation, London, England

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