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The Current War
Country : EN, US
Genre : Drama
Duration :107 mins
Directed by : Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Starring :Tom Holland, Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicholas Hoult
The dramatic story of the cutthroat race between electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world. Backed by J.P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, has seen fatal flaws in Edison's direct current design. Igniting a war of currents, Westinghouse and Tesla bet everything on risky and dangerous alternating current.
The 12th annual British & Irish Film Festival Luxembourg (BIFFL) takes place from 16-25 September 2021 at the Cinémathèque, & Ciné Utopia, screening films from England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. See www.bifilmseason.lu for details (hybrid fesival).