Thompson on Hollywood


The best of British indie cinema is landing June 11: "From Britain With Love." Six new films, curated by the Film Society of Lincoln Center and presented by the UK Film Council, will screen: Toast, In Our Name, Third Star (all US premieres) as well as A Boy Called Dad, Africa United and NEDs. The series kicks off in New York City but 30 additional venues for the screenings are listed here.

Toast (pictured), starring Helena Bonham Carter, opens the showcase with a live broadcast from Lincoln Center on June 11, including a Q & A with director S.J. Clarkson.