For the first time the London Film Festival plans to award a trophy to the festival's best film and has selected nine titles to compete for the honor, including Wes Anderson's Fantastic Mr Fox, Jane Campion's Bright Star and Sam Taylor-Wood's Nowhere Boy, Michael Haneke's The White Ribbon, Jean-Pierre Jeunet's Micmacs, Robert Connolly's Balibo, Jacques Audiard's A Prophet , John Hillcoat 's The Road and Ethan and Joel Cohen's A Serious Man. The festival also plans to hand out an award to either a producer, director or writer making his or her feature debut at the festival.

07/10/2009