BFI Southbank

Four screens open seven days a week for the widest choice of great films.

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Curated collections of film and TV by genre, theme, actor or director.

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Previews and events

Talent Q&As, special events and a chance to catch the latest film and TV before anyone else.

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Sing Your Song + extended intro with Burt Caesar and Q&A with Susanne Rostock, Tim Reid, Candace Allen and Clarke Peters

A moving and inspirational portrait of actor, singer and activist Harry Belafonte.

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TV Preview: Truelove + Q&A with Lindsay Duncan, Clarke Peters, Sue Johnston, Iain Weatherby, Charlie Covell and Chloë Wicks

This intelligent, finely wrought drama flips ageist tropes with thrilling twists, irreverent humour and passionate romance.

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Tish + Q&A with Paul Sng, Ella Murtha and Jen Corcoran

An essential portrait of a major photographer whose work provides a key record of lives lived on the margins of 1980s Britain.

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New releases

The best new cinema for you to enjoy.

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A selection of key classics – many newly restored.

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Big screen classics

The timeless films we urge you to see.

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Ideal screenings for ages 4 to 12.

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Regular programme

Explore our regular programme of world cinema, archive and experimental film.

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The Red Shoes: Beyond the Mirror

From 10 November, discover a new exhibition that immerses you in Powell and Pressburger’s The Red Shoes.

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