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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Lindsay Anderson vs the Short Films Industry + intro by Patrick Russell, BFI National Archive

A chance to catch rare early Anderson films and explore his troubled relationship with Britain’s documentary industry.

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The Small Back Room + intro by the BFI Conservation team

A dark and compelling exploration of the psyche of an alcoholic.

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Lindsay Anderson Experimenta Mixtape, curated by Stephen Sutcliffe

TV clips, film extracts and short films are collaged together for this unusual iteration of the Experimenta Mixtape series. Not to be missed.

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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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Plan your visit

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Enjoy exclusive Q&As and access to one of the world's best moving-picture archives.

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