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.
Joaquin Phoenix stars in this powerful, brutal thriller about a man hired to find a missing child.
Until 21 March
Events and previews
Your chance to catch the latest releases, and hear from film and TV personalities.
Mickey Rourke and Robert De Niro star in this drama about a private eye who becomes entangled in an occult mystery.
The popular podcast hosted by comedian and writer Deborah Frances-White (plus guests) comes to the BFI for the first time.
A middle-aged woman finds a new lease of life and the promise of love in this empowering new drama.
Film and TV seasons
Carefully curated collections of film and TV by genre, theme, actor or director.
In the final part of our centennial celebration of Ingmar Bergman, we turn to his various portraits of the artist.
Enjoy our season of films celebrating female friendships and overlooked films past and present.
In the last two decades of the 20th century, Britain was the world’s leading producer of animation.
We’ve selected Lamarr’s most memorable performances to accompany the release of Bombshell...
The latest cinema releases and key classics – many newly restored.
25 and under
A great place to lounge, eat and drink when you visit.
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.