Events and previews
Your chance to catch the latest releases, and hear from film and TV personalities.
A filmmaker struggles to turn a notorious real-life crime into a feature film in Michael Winterbottom’s moving new drama.
Mar 2, 2015 6:10 PM
Director Gregg Araki explores sex, mortality and adolescence in his new film.
Mar 3, 2015 8:45 PM
Chris Rock directs and stars in this film about a comedian wanting to get serious.
Mar 17, 2015 8:30 PM
Plenty of chances for you to enjoy film classics, restorations and new releases.
Powell and Pressburger’s newly restored musical phantasmagoria is the stuff of beautiful nightmares.
27 Feb - 19 Mar
Cukor’s classic about a society wedding threatened by scandal is a highpoint of sophisticated Hollywood comedy.
13 Feb - 14 Mar
Alain Resnais’ final film is another example of his inventiveness and wit.
6 – 19 March
Ridley Scott’s sci-fi opus is a grand cinematic synthesis of sound, image and thought-provoking drama that demands to be seen on the big screen.
3 - 30 Apr
A brilliant, thought-provoking documentary, finally complete.
16 - 29 Apr (continues in May)
This vivid depiction of life in New York’s Little Italy anticipates the films of Scorsese.
17 - 30 Apr (continues in May)
In the Studio
More recent releases that you ought to see.
A musical protégé clashes with his inspirational teacher in a thrilling battle of wills.
27 Feb - 19 Mar
A remarkable eye-witness account of the protests in Kiev’s Independence Square.
20 Feb - 5 Mar
Vera Brittain’s emotive WWI memoir is beautifully translated to film.
6 - 19 Mar
All regular strands
Monthly screenings of experimental, archive, family, international and LGBT content.
Inspirational films by and about the people of Africa, from archive classics to new cinema.
A monthly slot dedicated to experimental cinema.
Every month we show films that are suitable for all ages, so why not bring your kids along?
Enjoy classics or contemporary work in our dedicated LGBT slot.
More at BFI Southbank
Film and TV-related books, DVDs and gifts at BFI Southbank and online.
We provide free access to a huge collection of books, journals and documents about the world of film and television.
At BFI Southbank’s Mediatheque you can explore the riches of the BFI National Archive, for free.
Two great places to lounge, eat and drink when you visit.
Following our latest blockbuster season, we’re interested in your relationship with films and the impact they have on you.
Let us know what you think
What's your favourite Robert Altman film?
Cast your vote in our new Audience Choice screening.
We'll play the film that gets the most votes in NFT1 on Sun 19 April
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