Empire of Light
a/perture cinema | WINSTON-SALEM, NC
Dec 15 to Dec 15
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Set in an English coastal town in the early 1980s, Empire of Light is a compelling and poignant drama about the power of human connection during turbulent times, 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).

Sam Mendes is a British film and stage director, producer, and screenwriter and is ranked by The Daily Telegraph number 15 in their list of the “100 most powerful people in British culture”.

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