Exclusive: Premiering tonight during the Los Angeles Film Festival is A Hundred Streets, a new ensemble drama set among the people living in contemporary London. Starring Idris Elba and Gemma Arterton along with Charlie Creed-Miles, Franz Drameh, Ken Stott, Kierston Wareing and Tom Cullen, the film follows and contrasts the interwoven stories of people from all walks of life who populate the British capital. In the exclusive clip above, we see the risky situation for aspiring actor Kingsly (Drameh) juxtaposed to that of affluent Emily (Arterton) and Max (Elba). Watch it above.

Directed by Jim O’Hanlon (House of Saddam, Emma) from a script by Leon Butler, A Hundred Streets has its world premiere tonight during the Los Angeles Film Festival following a P&I screening held on Saturday.