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 BFI Southbank will be reopening its doors on 1 September, for full details of the safety measures we have put in place please see the FAQs.
The full September programme is listed below. Tickets will go on sale to BFI Patrons on 19 August, BFI Members on 20 August and to the general public on 24 August.
We can’t wait to welcome you back safely for a great cinema experience.
Film and TV seasons
Carefully curated collections of film and TV by genre, theme, actor or director.
A collection of the best the big screen has to offer, chosen by you.
Catch up with the best films released or delayed during lockdown on the big screen at BFI Southbank.
Revisit Mathieu Kassovitz’s game-changing classic as well as the films which influenced and were inspired by it.
Another chance to enjoy five films by the Italian maestro.
The latest cinema releases and key classics – many newly restored.
Your chance to catch the latest releases, and hear from film and TV personalities.
The greatest global cinema on demand.
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Launching in May on BFI Player and BFI Blu-ray, followed by nationwide screenings and a landmark season at BFI Southbank.
Upcoming Q&As and discussions with filmmakers filmed during the Covid-19 crisis.
News, features, opinion and discussion on the world of film.