61st BFI London Film Festival: BATTLE OF SEXES is American Express Gala

Battle of Sexes is this year’s American Express Gala at the 61st BFI London Film Festival. The screening at the Festival will be its European Premiere and it takes place on Saturday 7 October at London’s Odeon in Leicester Square.

Set in 1973, in the middle of the sexual revolution, the tennis match between women’s world champion Billie Jean King (Oscar winner Emma Stone, last year at the Festival with La La Land) and ex-men’s-champ Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) become one of the most watched sports event on TV reaching 90 million viewers around the world and being remembered as The Battle of Sexes.

The 61st BFI London Film Festival takes place from October 4th till October 15th 20017

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