Empire of Light
CLOSING NIGHT FILM:
Sunday, October 23rd,
AMC UTC 14 (Formerly Arclight Cinemas)
4425 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92122
*Viewable In-Person only
United States / 1hr 53 min
Release Year: 2022
Premiere: Southern California Premiere
Director(s): Sam Mendes
Producer(s): Pippa Harris, Sam Mendes
Screenwriter(s): Sam Mendes
Starring: Olivia Colman (The Favourite, The Lost Daughter), Micheal Ward (Blue Story, Top Boy), Toby Jones (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy), Colin Firth (The King’s Speech, A Single Man)
Synopsis: Set in an English seaside town in the early 1980s, EMPIRE OF LIGHT is a powerful and poignant story about human connection and the magic of cinema, from Academy Award®-winning director Sam Mendes.
EMPIRE OF LIGHT features a stellar cast led by Academy Award winner Olivia Colman (The Favourite, The Lost Daughter), BAFTA winner Micheal Ward (Blue Story, Top Boy) and Academy Award winner Colin Firth (The King’s Speech, A Single Man). It also reunites Mendes with Academy Award winning cinematographer Roger Deakins (1917, Skyfall).