Ruth Paxton and Leonora Darby Talent Talk (A Banquet)

Hear from the director and producer of this British horror

Hear from director Ruth Paxton and producer Leonora Darby on the making of A Banquet, from locations to casting.

The World Premiere of Ruth Paxton’s debut feature A Banquet takes place at TIFF 2021, the disquieting tale of a daughter who insists that her body is no longer her own. Starring Sienna Guillory, Jessica Alexander, Ruby Stokes, and Lindsay Duncan.


At TIFF 2021, the British Film Institute (BFI) and the British Film Commission (BFC) are working together under 'We Are UK Film' to present an Industry Spotlight on the filmmakers of UK titles screening at the festival – ‘Behind the Scenes of the UK Films at TIFF 2021’. Watch the full reel here.