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.

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  • Girlfriends


    A struggling photographer feels cast adrift after her roommate moves out to get married.
    From 23 July

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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.

All film releases

Film releases

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

  • Mandabi


    This landmark film from Ousmane Sembène takes a satirical swipe at poverty, bureaucracy and colonialism.
    From 23 July

  • Limbo


    A deadpan comedy and poignant tale of a group of refugees stuck on a Hebridean outpost.
    From 30 July

  • The Most Beautiful Boy in the World

    The Most Beautiful Boy in the World

    A fascinating exploration of how childhood fame shapes a life.
    From 30 July

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