Gala / UK premiere

A Mighty Heart

  • Michael Winterbottom /
  • USA /
  • 2007 /
  • 100 mins

Angelina Jolie, Dan Futterman, Archie Panjabi, Irrfan Khan , Will Patton, Denis O'Hare, Adnan Siddiqui, Gary Wilmes, Mushtaq Ahmed, Mohammed Afzal / Fiction / English

Riveting, beautifully performed adaptation of a headline-grabbing memoir.

Michael Winterbottom

Michael Winterbottom was born in Blackburn, England in 1961 and made his mark as a director on British television with the 1993 BBC miniseries Family. In 1994, he made his first feature, Butterfly Kiss. In 2006 he directed The Road to Guantanamo, which won the Silver Bear for Best Direction. His list of films also includes 24 Hour Party People, A Cock & Bull Story, Welcome to Sarajevo and Wonderland, which won the British Independent Film Award for Best Film.

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