'The Green Knight' Will be Sitges 2021's Closing Night Film
The medieval imaginary of Camelot will be invading closing night at the 54th Sitges - International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia with the screening of The Green Knight. The film, directed by David Lowery, one of the most respected directors in American indie cinema thanks to films like Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013) and A Ghost Story (2017) -an award winner in Sitges- will be in charge of bringing Sitges 2021 to a close.
After taking on the fearsome Green Knight, Sir Gawain, King Arthur's reckless and headstrong nephew, embarks on a mind-bending, initiatory journey where he will come face to face with ghosts, giants, thieves and other dangers lurking in a magical Britain. Epic auteur fantasy starring Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander and Joel Edgerton in a co-production between Ireland, Canada, the UK and the US.