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BFI Mediatheque

Explore the riches of the BFI National Archive for free.

BFI Southbank

Offering a remarkably diverse selection of film and TV, BFI Southbank’s Mediatheque features many of the best, rarest and most extraordinary titles from the archive collection. Simply turn up on the day, or book in advance, and log on at one of our viewing stations.

For a list of all 2,500+ titles currently available, visit bfi.org.uk/mediatheque

Opening times

Please note the Mediatheque is temporarily closed. The BFI will be launching a new Mediatheque service soon. Check back here for more details at the end of July.

12:00-20:00, Tuesday-Friday
12:30-20:00, Saturday-Sunday

Call 020 7815 1346 to book in advance.

New collections are made available as early as possible in the advertised month but launch dates may vary. If in doubt, please telephone us before your visit.


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