BFI Southbank

A four-screen cinema venue showing a huge selection of classic and contemporary films each year, with new and re-releases, film seasons, and director and actor retrospectives.

The box office counter is now open. Tickets booked in advance online or by phone would be preferred. Our phone lines are open from 11.30am-8.30pm daily on 0207 928 3232. Please refer to our Covid FAQ.

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All events and previews

Events and previews

The latest film and TV, interviews and Q&As.

All film & TV seasons

Film and TV seasons

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

  • Japan 2021

    In this first part of our (delayed) two-month celebration of the illustrious history of Japanese cinema, we look back to the ‘Golden Age’.

  • Mike Leigh

    This one-month season offers a unique opportunity to hear from a filmmaker at the top of his game.

  • Mike Leigh’s Choices

    The films that have inspired the director, in his own words.

  • Edgar Wright’s London After Dark

    Director Edgar Wright selects the titles that helped inspire his latest film, and invites you to explore London after dark.

All film releases

Film releases

The latest cinema releases and key classics – many newly restored.

  • Petite Maman

    Petite Maman

    Céline Sciamma’s latest film is her most precious yet.
    From 26 November

  • Rebel Dykes

    Rebel Dykes

    Witness UK post-punk dyke culture, told by those who lived it.
    From 26 November

  • The Shop Around the Corner

    The Shop Around the Corner

    Sullavan and Stewart shine in this delicious romantic comedy.
    From 3 December

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Your chance to catch the latest releases, and hear from film and TV personalities.